Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Columbus, OH
Bikes: '08 Surly Cross-Check, 2011 Redline Conquest Pro, 2012 Spesh FSR Comp EVO, 2015 Trek Domane 6.2 disc
Don't go with "their cheapest <anything>". Especially tires.
Other than that, I don't know. Just that from the SS/FG forum, I've heard more complaints about ppl using Performance and Nashbar and LBS 'cheapies' and wrecking them in just a week or so, without skidding or anything.
"I feel like my world was classier before I found cyclocross."
- Mandi M.