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What Is The Best $300 Fork?

Jul 15, 2014Comments off312 Views

Q: My bike was stolen and I can’t afford a replacement. Instead, I’ve been purchasing parts for a GT Avalanche 1.0 frame from 2005. I’d

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Do Pros Change Frame Sizes For Different Ty...

Jul 13, 2014Comments off307 Views

Q: Do pro racers change frame sizes for different types of riding? -Tim, who is looking to downsize A: Maybe, but not likely. A racer who

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Ask MBaction: Should I Stick With 26?

Jul 11, 2014Comments off420 Views

Q: Ride a 2004 Specialized S-Works Epic. Yep, that’s right. It’s time to upgrade. Now I’m 44 years short of 100, but I do fairly well

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Will I Feel A Difference If I Trim 3 Pounds...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off271 Views

Q: My Pivot Firebird weights 34 pounds. If I shed 3 pounds off of the bike, will I notice the difference? - Rob, who wants a

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Tire Tips From Kenda

Jun 21, 2014Comments off540 Views

Pretty great tips from Kenda Tires: 1. Always run tires in the direction that the arrow on the sidewall indicates. Running a tire backwards may

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Wise Carbon Fiber Upgrade?

Jun 10, 2014Comments off704 Views

Q: What carbon fiber upgrade gives me the best bang for my bucks? Kevin, who wants some bling on a budget A: Go for a

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How Am I Supposed To Stay On This Narrow Tr...

Mar 19, 2014Comments off200 Views

Q: I’m 64 years old, and my eye/hand coordination may not be the best, but I ain’t dead yet. I always have a hard time

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All-Terrain Vision?

Jan 18, 2014Comments off206 Views

Q: Can you recommend a pair of sunglasses (or perhaps a color of lenses) that won’t break the bank and will keep the sun out

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Endurance racing and leaky tires?

Jan 12, 2014Comments off158 Views

A Racer at Heart Q: Just got back on a bike since I raced BMX back in the ’90s. Earlier this year, I was invited

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Ask Mountain Bike Action: How can I keep up...

Nov 22, 2013Comments off156 Views

Q: My 10-year-old son is just less than 5 feet tall and growing quickly. His Trek 24-inch-wheeled bike is looking a little small lately. Should I