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Old 03-13-08, 10:58 AM   #1
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gear ratio

what's a good ratio for a tt race
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Old 03-13-08, 04:31 PM   #2
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the biggest one you can comfortably push for the duration?

there are so many variables it's really impossible to give any other answer. length of the track, indoor/outdoor, length of the tt, your preferred cadence etc etc.

over 3000-4000m on a fast 250m track i'm comfortable on about 102, but i tend to spin quite quickly.

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