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by ejt123
11 Nov 2015, 9:59pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Buying advice - the elusive 'do-it-all' bike
Replies: 62
Views: 3847

Re: Buying advice - the elusive 'do-it-all' bike

Thanks all for your contributions - plenty of food for thought!
by ejt123
9 Nov 2015, 8:49am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Buying advice - the elusive 'do-it-all' bike
Replies: 62
Views: 3847

Re: Buying advice - the elusive 'do-it-all' bike

Thanks all for suggestions. Unfortunately both the Genesis and the Giant models linked to have disc brakes, which I think are not so practical for me - I'm worried about them getting bent out if shape too readily when the bike is tied up on ferries etc (day rides around Arran, Kintyre etc being a we...
by ejt123
8 Nov 2015, 6:05pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Buying advice - the elusive 'do-it-all' bike
Replies: 62
Views: 3847

Buying advice - the elusive 'do-it-all' bike

Hi, Looking for some advice if that's OK. I've been cycling for a number of years on a whole variety of bikes but never really learnt much about the technical side of things. Now wanting to extend my cycling from just commuting and biannual touring holidays into sportives and audax. My current Speci...