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    Senior Member Plow13's Avatar
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    getting a touch faster

    i have a gary fischer utpoia hybrid..I know its never going to be as fast as my road bike, but will lowering the handlebars get me a little fast since i'll be in a more aggressive position?
    Cervelo S1 2010 (road) Lemond Alpe d'Huez 2004 (road)
    Trek 4500 2006 (mtb) Gary Fischer Utopia 2008 (commuter)
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    I have the same bike. The onl thing that helped was when I put some road tires on it.

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    Senior Member Plow13's Avatar
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    so small tires would help more than droppin the bar?
    Cervelo S1 2010 (road) Lemond Alpe d'Huez 2004 (road)
    Trek 4500 2006 (mtb) Gary Fischer Utopia 2008 (commuter)
    Redline Conquest 2009 (cross) Redline 925 2009 (single speed)

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    Senior Member Garfield Cat's Avatar
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    Skinny tires or better yet, a complete wheelset for road.

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