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From a bulldozer to a razor blade

Old 07-03-19, 12:47 PM
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Originally Posted by phobus View Post
Did you guys see this?
this
Fat tire crit, mountain bikes on slicks.
Thatís the good stuff. Thanks for sharing that.
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Old 07-15-19, 07:39 PM
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I just much prefer the razor sharp handling of a RB. The dreaded snow - tire effect totally kills any advantages a mtb has IMO. To a large degree no mtb will ever handle anywhere near a RB. its just impossible.

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Old 07-16-19, 12:53 AM
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Originally Posted by TimothyH View Post
I've seen more stoned MTB riders than roadies, that's for sure.

Where I live there are often riders on the trails like, "Duuuuuuuuuuude... you're riding a drop bar bike on the trail? Noooooooo waaaaaaaaaaaaaaay!!!"
I love getting that reaction out of people. There are some trail intersections and popular rest points where it's guaranteed someone will say that if I show up on a touring/cross/gravel/whatever bike. Then you pass the pipe.

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Fat tire crit, mountain bikes on slicks.
That's awesome !!

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Originally Posted by hairnet View Post
I love getting that reaction out of people. There are some trail intersections and popular rest points where it's guaranteed someone will say that if I show up on a touring/cross/gravel/whatever bike. Then you pass the pipe.



That's awesome !!
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