I have a nearly new set of TRP CX9 V-brakes for sale. They have 4 rides and 150 miles on them. I think I may even have brand new pads to go with them. Nothing wrong with them, just decided I want to go with something else. If you're not local in UT it will probably be $10 to ship them. Email me if interested ryanscotthamilton at gmail dot comSee More
"You can go pretty darn low, but it does depend on your riding style and the course conditions. I weight 190 and went with 27 psi for most courses, but I don't tend to bang into rocks and things too hard. One way to judge is to start around…"
"Agree with all of the above, except I've found the straddle cable to be of the utmost importance. Get it as low as you can. You still get lots of pad clearance with these brakes, even with the straddle cable really low. Braking power is never…"
"If you can get to a cyclocross clinic that will help a lot. I know it helped me to feel a lot more confident in my first race. Other than that, just try to get out and ride some trails, grass, gravel, etc., so that it's not an unfamiliar…"
Blow past you ?
Im racing C's for a reason.
I have the right attidute but the wrong set of lungs !
Have you been at the Sugarhouse clinic on Thurs nights ? There was a Blue hardtail there last night.