Do you ride your road bike off road?
I have a road bike, and a mountain bike. I know of a nice stretch of gravel/dirt trail about a 20 km road ride away from home. I'd like to ride there with a road bike and trail ride with my mountain bike, but I can not obviously.
Inspired by the cyclocross/adventure bike movement, I decided to try riding the trail with my road bike... it wasn't so bad! I use a lot of mountain bike riding tricks with the road machine and it's actually fun!
I am hesitant to ride my road bike on anything unpaved or uneven more than I have to. I am all for helping develop some cyclocross legs, but...
by Peeples 4 years ago
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by David Taylor 7 years ago
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by ngureco 6 years ago
Should Girls Ride Bikes?
by Sonneborn 6 years ago
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by Moon Daisy 8 years ago
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by Phil Plasma 7 years ago
How old were you when you learned to ride a bike?
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