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    Ksyrium Elite wheelset for cross

    So I'm going to be doing some cross this fall and just picked up lightly used 06 Redline Conquest Pro. The bike comes with a Ksyrium Elite wheelset, is this going to be tough enough for cross racing? I weigh 148.

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    Lots of dudes I know in Portland race on them.

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    They're plenty tough. Only thing that would give me pause is my potential inability to avoid crashing. Repairing my Ultegra Open Pros would be much cheaper and easier but they are a tad slower.

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    they are tough enough. i weigh about the same as u and i take them off road all the time. mine are 18 front 24 rear.

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    165# and use the elites for both racing and training - no problems. I've taken the truing wrench out a few times for minor adjustments but that is to be expected.

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    Cool, looks like I got a fair deal on this bike then. Thanks for the help guys.

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