Cyclocross and Gravelbiking (Recreational) This has to be the most physically intense sport ever invented. It's high speed bicycle racing on a short off road course or riding the off pavement rides on gravel like :The Dirty Kanza". We also have a dedicated Racing forum for the Cyclocross Hard Core Racers.

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Old 10-08-18, 06:53 PM
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Raleigh Willard 3
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Old 10-08-18, 07:08 PM
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Gt grade. 32mm gatorskins. Off-season road bike and light gravel
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Old 10-17-18, 07:32 PM
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Didn't think anything would win my fancy over my trusty Cross Check, but I've had this Rove ST for a couple weeks now and I am jazzed. This bike is so comfortable, maneuverable, just plain fun. And I'm really sold on 650B now for this kind of riding, and the ByWays do not disappoint (set up tubeless). Pretty much stock. Might put my Cowbells on as I think I like them a tad better that the Kona bars, but no rush. This bike rocks right outta the gate. Serious bang for buck.

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Old 10-18-18, 08:56 AM
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Old 10-18-18, 11:42 AM
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Budget $1100 bike
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Old 10-18-18, 11:59 AM
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Cherry Canyon! My stomping grounds.

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Old 10-19-18, 12:46 PM
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cherry canyon is a lot of fun
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From last weekend

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Old 12-05-18, 06:45 PM
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Just joined the club .... pic from just outside of my front door and the beginning of the trail

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Merry Christmas to me. Checkpoint AL4 in the appropriately named gravel gray.
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Old 12-22-18, 04:39 PM
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Test ride Aero Bars (street tires and wheelset)
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Old 12-26-18, 02:42 PM
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Is this the elusive "quiver killer" bike?
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Old 12-27-18, 06:16 AM
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Is this the elusive "quiver killer" bike?
It can do about anything you can throw at it pretty well!
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My Haanjo Exp...currenting freezing with ice and snow on the ground, so dreaming of warmer days to come.



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I've built 8 G-Bikes over the past 2-yrs, looking for the right combination of price, handling, and weight. This latest one may be the best...

1989 Bianchi Axis frame and fork, rusted, dented, bent, destined for the dumpster. Gave the frame a little love and fresh powder coat. Then added Shimano SLX Shadow+ 10-sp with TanPan, Shimano 105 FD, 105 STI, TRP 8.4 V-brakes, FSA Vero Pro 48/32, Mavic Open Sport Rims, Clement E'xplor MSO 700x32, and Soma June Bug. At 24.5lbs, just 1lb more than the Kona Jake the Snake that 'donated" all the components, but far smoother ride.

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Old 01-29-19, 08:01 AM
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My Haanjo Exp...currenting freezing with ice and snow on the ground, so dreaming of warmer days to come.



Love the green color. Sweet bike.
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Old 03-08-19, 06:31 PM
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Been working on a drop bar fat bike and I ended up neglecting my gravel bike. Upgraded to 2 inch G-One Speed tires so now it's more of a fat tire road bike

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Old 03-09-19, 03:33 PM
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My recently acquired 2019 Specialized Diverge.

Upgraded the tires, and installed a 36t chainring and an E-thirteen 9-46 cassette.


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Old 03-09-19, 07:16 PM
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San Francisco Bay trail near San Mateo bridge

Just got my Trek Checkpoint SL6 on Wed, Thurs. it rained no rain on Friday to I headed out and took in some local gravel. Damn cold and windy but lots of fun, and handles gravel and mud quite well.


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Old 03-09-19, 07:36 PM
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Old 03-09-19, 08:33 PM
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Lookin good is what's most important!
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Old 03-10-19, 07:48 AM
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Dang, Tim - where you headed?
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Just got my Trek Checkpoint SL6 on Wed, Thurs. it rained no rain on Friday to I headed out and took in some local gravel. Damn cold and windy but lots of fun, and handles gravel and mud quite well.
Iíve never seen wildflowers along those bay-side trails before. Beautiful! Is that all just plain old oxalis or something more place-specific.
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Old 03-13-19, 04:15 PM
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Been working on this for past 3 weeks and now I'm done. Ended up taking the whole bike apart and redoing all the cable routing with foam sleeves while routing the dropper. Hopefully the trails will be good to go this weekend from all the rain we got couple weeks ago.

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