I think the first thing to establish is what are you using the bike for. Is it racing CX and nothing else? Or a bit of trail riding and the odd cx race, or bit of road, trail, cx race?
Ask ten people and you'll get ten…"
"Are you open to used? It is the off-season so there are a lot of great deals out there.
I would stay away from generic (4130 crom-moly) steel frames (like All-City, Masi, Surly etc.) they are quite heavy. Surly is so popular, but the frames are…"
"Welcome to the forum. It might be helpful to better understand what your previous issues were with the Cube and what you are looking to use the bike for (sounds like daily commuting/errands and some touring).
As for the Cube, not sure…"
First things first: Hi, and thanks in advance for reading,I am about to invest quite a lot of money on a CX bike (luckily I'm able to do it so, saved for quite some months).I live in Berlin - Germany, and as you know, there are quite a lot of options around (CUBE, Focus, Raleigh (not sure if British or german), and also many other european ones (such as Bianchi, Fuji (some are done in Poland I believe), etc...)I would like to know if there's somebody who could give me some advise in CX bike…See More