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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, 07:05 PM   #1
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Tubular Rims?

What tubular rims are you using for CX. How many spokes? What pattern? How much do you weigh? And, whats your favorite tubular?

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Old 10-03-07, 07:23 PM   #2
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I have two sets of Mavic Heliums. They are 28 spoke box section rims. They're GRRREEEEAAAATTTT! (in the voice of Tony the Tiger )
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I'm using Mavic Reflex and (of all things) Campy Seoul 88 rims. The first is with D/A hubs and 32 Wheelsmith DB spokes. The Campys get 9s Chorus hubs and 32 DB Sapim spokes. This set is wonderfully light. I weigh 225. Yeah, this stuff is rugged.

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