• Bike Shops

    Started by Walt Brown: A couple of months ago someone made the recommendation to shop for a bike shop first, then a bike. Since the fall I've visited at least 10 shops...

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  • The Radavist - an addiction...

    Started by Erik_A: I admit, I am completely addicted to the Radavist website, checking daily for updates As a cyclist and a photographer, it doesn't get much...

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  • Straight/Riser Bar 29er Cross/Gravel Build Help Please

    Started by tinman: Hi, I would appreciate your suggestions on an ideal 29er Cross / Gravel Build. More specifically "cross/gravel" terrain being -...

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  • Best Bike Bang for da Buck?

    Started by BikeBanger: After much research, it seems IMO that the Norco Search may be one heck of a deal. The Search 2 offers 4130 Chromo with a 105 drive train across the...

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  • Gravel bikes with front shocks.

    Started by K-Dogg: Trying desperately to find a 20lb-ish gravel bike but with a front shock you can easily lockout on the fly. Yes, there are a few gravel races out...

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  • Best grinder for under $2K

    Started by BikeBanger: My wife has finally given me the nod for a new bike!!! I'll get right to the point: -plan to purchase new (and ride it for 10+ years) -$2k is...

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  • Mountain Bike Parts

    Started by goodbikegear: Keeping your bike up to standard with the best components in the UK couldn't be easier with our huge range of mountain bike parts, tyres, pedals ,...

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  • Bike conundrun

    Started by skankingbiker: In the past, I have done 1 big relatively flat gravel ride a year using my fat bike (pugsley). I am signed up for a few more gravel events this year...

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  • New CruX

    Started by Crotalus: I got a really good deal on 2014 Specialized CruX Elite Rival. The first ride was today on some dirt/gravel and pavement. The bike is smooth and...

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  • Newbie question: Steel vs. Aluminum

    Started by BwcawBoy: Hello all. I'm new to the forum. After nearly 20 years away from biking, I'm getting back in. I plan to split my riding equally between pavement...

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  • Felt V100 vs Giant Revolt 2 (2014)

    Started by skimmy: Hi everyone - Going to be picking up a couple of new bikes and start some road riding. We have narrowed down to a couple of bikes - our price range...

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  • trek crossrip

    Started by hippymtnbkr: Any thoughts?

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  • Niner RLT 9 Steel

    Started by Vetteman: Another nice looking offering in the gravel/adventure bike world. Loving the Ultegra mechanical offering but builds for nearly every budget. ...

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  • Trek 720

    Started by Walt Brown: I just road a Trek 720. Although listed under the touring category it really fits as an all rounder. My shop thinks it can fit 38 and even 40s on...

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  • Boone Disc Build

    Started by jmolnar: Took me 6 months to build so I've got to show if off! Boone 7 Disc. weighs 16.5 lbs full Sram Red 22 50/34 Crankset Avid BB7 Road SL mechanical...

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  • Recumbent on gravel

    Started by barley: New member and likely to be very short-term. After doing a search I am unable to find even a reference to recumbents on this forum but I'll go...

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  • New Rig coming together

    Started by rangerjoe50: Almost finished, my bars should be in Monday! Vassago Fisticuff Full Shimano XT group 1x10 via Hope 30T and 11-36 Cassette with BS-M10 bar end...

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  • Koga Beachracer

    Started by Didumos: Hi, I'm from the Netherlands and I'm very much interested in the 'gravel grinding thing' because gravel riding is actually what I've been doing for...

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  • Fuji Tread 1.3 Disc

    Started by frontrangegravel: For all you riders looking for some reasonably priced options of bikes you can use for your gravel and dirt road pursuits, The Fuji Tread line may...

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  • Willard vs Crux vs Trek 720

    Started by Walt Brown: Looking for feedback/ help on three bikes above. None of my LBS's have the exact bike in stock so which ever I choose I'll have to order somewhat...

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  • Giant TCX Advanced Pro 2

    Started by Okie Outdoorsman: Just got my new TCX Advanced Pro 2. Took it out for its first ride, yesterday, and it is great! Only had time to get in twenty miles on a mixture...

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  • GT Grade Alloy Tire Clearance

    Started by pmdundee: Anyone with a GT Grade Alloy able to comment on tire clearance? I can't find one locally to look at and the one I have on order won't be in until...

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  • Singular Gryphon

    Started by quinnk: Good morning everyone, Just wanted to share my new ride for gravel/singletrack. Spent most of the winter building it up and got a few great gravel...

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  • Norco Search

    Started by Walt Brown: Has anyone ridden this bike? What were your thoughts?

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  • Rawland Ravn

    Started by drwelby: Rawland, working with Compass Cycle, just announced the Ravn: Ravn Complete Pre-order The interesting things about this bike that will baffle...

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