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Old 03-08-07, 08:01 PM   #1
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Specialized Rockhopper Pro Disc

Does anybody race one of these? Any better bike for arround the same price that is made by specialized? I just joined a team so i need to go about looking for a race bike and i get specialized at cost so im trying to stay with specialized
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What kind of racing? XC?
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Old 03-09-07, 04:05 PM   #3
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X-C , but this will also be an everyday bike because I dont have enough $$ for a dedicated race bike
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talk specialized into giving you an epic carbon
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Old 03-09-07, 10:36 PM   #6
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...yea i'll work on that

Leo are you doing the whole WORS series this year?
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yes but if we go to state with our track team I might miss some. (wishfull thinking but have to think about it ) are you?
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Im gonna try a few. It'll be my first year racing so we'll see how it goes. Are you racing citizen or sport?
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I was going for sport but opted for the citizen. You will have alot of fun. Every one is friendly and very help full.

I ride for the Bike Hub, and my real name is not Leo
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Leo is easier than "kid from greenbay"
anyways are you doing 17-18 age class?
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You could race it i reckon, and it will double as a solid everyday bike too.
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You could race it i reckon, and it will double as a solid everyday bike too.
imagine that a starightforward awnser!
I think I'm definately getting the stumpy
I really dig the mango color this year
EDIT: the price would be ~$735 brand new, which is a steal

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Leo is easier than "kid from greenbay"
anyways are you doing 17-18 age class?
Im not sure, I get my temps in a week so Im almost 16 so I would be in 15-16 but my birthday is October so I should be in 17-18?

I forget how they class us. Which reminds me, your can sign up for your series number! I will have to do that tonight. 4060 is the number!!
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