The Roubaix is built with Airblock inserts over the shoulders, double-layered cuffs, and a high, snap-fastened collar to provide excellent warmth in temperatures where the extreme windblocking and insulation of the Gator or Airblock jacket seem like a bit too much.
Anyone go from a 2008 (or earlier) Roubaix Expert to a Tarmac?
1) Were you happy with your decision?
2) Were you any faster on the climbs, flats, or downhills?
I am thinking about getting a new 2015 Tarmac, however I am hesitant to buy if I am not getting at least .2 mph improvement. ... Read More »
i have roubaix sly and am considering going to wider tires. can you guys advise on whether to go all the way to 28 (do 28's even fit the roubaix sl3 frame/frork)? i don't care much about weight but would like to optimize comfort and puncture resistance.
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Looking at a closeout on a '13 Roubaix Elite with 105. It is over 19 pounds. Any reason for that? A comparable Caad10 with 105 is 18 pounds in alum.
I don't think the wheels are the only culprit - I'm thinking maybe the frame?
I like the bike but it's a tad pricey for the weight. Unless al ... Read More »
I am looking to buy my first real road bike in 2015. I currently ride a Specialized Secture sport disc with Sora components, but want to up grade this year.
I am confused on a few things?
These are the two bikes I have my eye on
[url=http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/]Specialized Bicycle ... Read More »