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Posted By southbound123

cross country bike

Anyone have any experience or opinion on the Jamis Endura 2
http://jamisbikes.com/usa/thebikes/road/xenith/10_xenithendura2.html

It is a full carbon frame with relaxed geometry, ultegra...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-25-10, 02:38 PM
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Posted By southbound123

cross country on Cervelo S1

Posting this in the Road forum in the hopes of finding people who ride, or have ridden, the Cervelo S1 or predecessor Soloist.

My son is considering a Cervelo S1 (aluminum frame) for a cross...
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Posted By southbound123

Cross country bike

My son will be returning to PACTour this summer after a great cross country ride last summer. Last year he rode my (entry level) Specialized Roubaix Triple. I want my bike back so we need to get him...
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Posted By southbound123

Cross country tire

My son is doing a PACtour, 30 day cross country trip, this summer. It is a supported tour so he will be on a road bike.

Last summer he was on an unsupported cross country trip on a touring bike on...
Forum: Touring
05-03-09, 07:13 PM
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Posted By southbound123

Supported tour - cross country

My 16 year old son will be doing a cross country supported tour this summer - Portland, OR to Savannah, GA in 30 days. Average day is 115 miles and the peak is 150.

Last summer he went unsupported...
Forum: Touring
04-26-08, 07:26 PM
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Posted By southbound123

Tires

Before setting out on a cross USA trip, my son wants to put new tires on his Cannondale T2000. He will be carrying all his own gear in the rear panniers and rear rack.

Looking at the Schwalbe...
Forum: Touring
04-13-08, 02:20 PM
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Posted By southbound123

There isn't a problem with his current pedals. He...

There isn't a problem with his current pedals. He put them on a road bike to train with. Now he needs pedals for his touring bike.

We will try the Shimano A520. Looks like a step up from the...
Forum: Touring
04-13-08, 09:58 AM
Replies: 30
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Posted By southbound123

Touring pedals

My son survived his Pacific Coast ride last summer and will be going cross country this year. For those that remember our bike searching adventure, he ended up with a Cannondale T2000 (new, but prior...
09-18-07, 09:48 PM
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Posted By southbound123

Thanks for all the encouragement ;) I wish I...

Thanks for all the encouragement ;)

I wish I had the (add your favorite excuse here) to ride four times a week. Perhaps the twice monthly ride will grow on me as my son and I have fun together.
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09-18-07, 08:06 PM
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Posted By southbound123

Couch potato sprouting legs

Fifty-something couch potato wants to ride 20-25 miles over hill and dale with youthful, energetic son. Would like a bike that can get me up the hills without straining my lower back. If I ride twice...
Forum: Touring
03-06-07, 10:02 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By southbound123

Thanks to you all for the great information and...

Thanks to you all for the great information and support. We will be visiting the LBS circuit this weekend. My son is absolutely (begrudgingly) involved in the decision process, but as others pointed...
Forum: Touring
03-04-07, 09:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,076
Posted By southbound123

touring bike for the long haul teenager

I donít know much about bicycles, but have been reading the forums and talking to LBS folks. Have done so much research that now I am totally confused.

I need to get a touring bike for my son, age...
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