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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 10-03-07, 10:36 AM   #1
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cyclocross racing wheel spec. ??

Does it has to be a 700c wheel only? I'm talking about sanctioned races.
Sorry for a noob question, I'm just curious. TIA!

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Old 10-03-07, 02:36 PM   #2
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yes

I retract my yes and replace it with a maybe.
Your wheels have to both be the same size under UCI rules. No funny bikes.

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Old 10-03-07, 03:09 PM   #3
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no many people use 26" wheeled mtbs
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I believe there is a minimum number of spokes requirement...but don't quote me on it.
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twelve, so revx's are excluded
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twelve, so revx's are excluded
Which is good, because revx's tend to explode
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The tire has to be under 35mm except for beginners.
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