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TrekCommuter 07-14-12 03:48 PM

Gravel Grovel
 
Just learned of this event and it sounds like a blast. Has anyone ever participated in it? What were your impressions?

Additionally, my only bike at the moment is a Trek 7.2 FX, which I use primarily for commuting. If I installed cyclocross style tires, would the 7.2 be appropriate for such an event? Would it hold up?

Sorry for all the questions, I am very new to this sort of thing.

Thanks!!

TrekCommuter 07-17-12 08:36 PM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nq_3keqvjd4

This looks like a blast...

krobinson103 07-17-12 09:36 PM

Looks like a lot of fun. I think I'd rather ride my hard tail mtb on a course like that, with front shocks unlocked. But your bike should be fine with the right tires.

Barrettscv 08-09-12 05:47 PM

Looks like a good event, I'll try to make it.


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