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Old 09-28-07, 01:08 PM   #1
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Ordering online?..

maybe this could be a good sticky as well in the future...

anyways, for those who have ordered online, whether it be a bike or in my case riding gear, can anyone suggest a few websites?

starting out in MTB riding and wanted to get some riding equipment.. basically, find out who has the best prices or who offers good service etc...

right now, i'm looking to buy a helmet, some gloves & camelpack... may look into some shoes & glasses (figured i could probably use my shooting glasses for now).. not sure what else i may need though...
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Old 09-28-07, 01:18 PM   #2
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I have had excellent results from Jenson. Good prices and they will do a price match. I'm sure many others here have had the same experience IIRC.



http://www.jensonusa.com/
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Hey,

I started a thread about this the other day if you wanna read it, some good sites recommended in it:

Best Canadian & US Online Store for MTB & Acc??
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jensonusa.com (#1 bestest)
blueskycycling.com
cambriabike.com
pricepoint.com (cheap, but low selection)
Google.com

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Jensonusa, and pricepoint have great prices. why is the shipping so expensive though. i live in vancouver, and they were gona charge me 26$ for shipping a bashguard!
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Jensonusa, and pricepoint have great prices. why is the shipping so expensive though. i live in vancouver, and they were gona charge me 26$ for shipping a bashguard!
Read this thread as mentioned above: Best Canadian & US Online Store for MTB & Acc??
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