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Old 08-13-09, 05:05 PM   #1
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Cyclocross and Hybrid section?

Prolly gonna get flailed for this.....
To me these two bike types are bastard children of road and mountain bikes. So why not just expand the current Cyclocross section and include Hybrids?
It's unfair to have a Cyclocross section all to its own since it is nothing more than a road bike with mtb orientation.
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Cyclocross is a sport
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You must have not been hanging out at the Commuting section have you?
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Prolly gonna get flailed for this.....
To me these two bike types are bastard children of road and mountain bikes. So why not just expand the current Cyclocross section and include Hybrids?
It's unfair to have a Cyclocross section all to its own since it is nothing more than a road bike with mtb orientation.
People who use Cyclocross bikes have little in common with people who use hybrids.

I hope that wasn't your best idea of the day.

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Sort of like pairing-up basketball players with stamp-collectors...hmmmm.....what a bizarre idea.
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You must have not been hanging out at the Commuting section have you?
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I love the commuter forum, it is what I do
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I hope that wasn't your best idea of the day.

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Hmmm... I guess I only saw it from a piece of object perspective instead of rider's mentality.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclocross

I hate to just leave a wiki link, but.
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I'm all confuzzled!! What does this have to do with commuting???
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Prolly gonna get flailed for this.....
To me these two bike types are bastard children of road and mountain bikes. So why not just expand the current Cyclocross section and include Hybrids?
It's unfair to have a Cyclocross section all to its own since it is nothing more than a road bike with mtb orientation.
I`d say most of us are, but we are not the same, right?
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>> To me these two bike types are bastard children of road and mountain bikes.

Cross bikes pre-date mtbs... And as already pointed out, cross is a sport.
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Prolly gonna get flailed for this.....
To me these two bike types are bastard children of road and mountain bikes. So why not just expand the current Cyclocross section and include Hybrids?
It's unfair to have a Cyclocross section all to its own since it is nothing more than a road bike with mtb orientation.
You are an Offensive little creature aren't you.
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Prolly gonna get flailed for this.....
To me these two bike types are bastard children of road and mountain bikes. So why not just expand the current Cyclocross section and include Hybrids?
It's unfair to have a Cyclocross section all to its own since it is nothing more than a road bike with mtb orientation.
I got it! How 'bout a Bastard Section for loozers on Bastard Bikes who all the Haters, Roadies, and assorted Big Meanies are allegedly picking on because or their choice in bicycling equipment?
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I got it! How 'bout a Bastard Section for loozers on Bastard Bikes who all the Haters, Roadies, and assorted Big Meanies are allegedly picking on because or their choice in bicycling equipment?
Did you say something
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Hmmm... I guess I only saw it from a piece of object perspective instead of rider's mentality.
You missed the mark completely.
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I love the fact that all you hybrid weenies are now in one place for me to pick on you and make you cry.
Now gimme your lunch money.
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Post a picture of your hybrid or get out of town!
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Only to those who are insecure.... One can always hide in the Hybrid section. J/K... Congrats on the new section.

The commuting section comment just for the benefit of those who does not venture there, is Cyclocross is often the choice for commuters.

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Commuting makes perfect sense.

A ton of commuters ride hybrids.

Another ton of commuters ride cyclocross bikes.

Another ton ride road bikes.

Just a second. What am I trying to say here?
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Aww hell. Let's just get rid of all the specialty forums and just call the one whole shebang Bike Forums.
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