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Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking This has to be the most physically intense sport ever invented. It's high speed bicycle racing on a short off road course or riding the off pavement rides on gravel like :The Dirty Kanza". We also have a dedicated Racing forum for the Cyclocross Hard Core Racers.

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Old 09-20-05, 07:35 PM   #1
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widest tire on road bike?

what is the widest tire I could fit on a road bike. currently has 700c 25. I am not worried about riding in mud. can I fit a 30 or 32. the bike is a mid 90's raleigh.

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what is the widest tire I could fit on a road bike. currently has 700c 25. I am not worried about riding in mud. can I fit a 30 or 32. the bike is a mid 90's raleigh.

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What model Raliegh is it? Is it equipped with side pull or cantilever brakes? Usually you have a little more clearance with cantis.


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