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Noob here-looking to buy a new or used CX bike or frame.

So I'm looking to continue CX racing and don't know a whole lot about CX bikes,I ride a 54,I was in a an accident 8 years ago in which I br…

Started by Angus Cole

0 Jan 17, 2016

So I'm new here/skin suit sizing questions

So m new to this forum so I'd like to start by saying hello,I'm a 39 year old male I'm 5'7 128 pounds and a 32 inch waist,I'm doing my firs…

Started by Angus Cole

6 Oct 20, 2015
Reply by Kris Fleming

Convert, Buy, or Build?

I've read a number of resources, including those in this forum, and I'm torn between how to get started.  Is it more wise to pick up an old…

Started by Landon Chapman

1 Aug 22, 2015
Reply by Brian Moore

First Disc bike....what should I know?

Hey everyone, hoping I can have some tips and tidbits on what I should know with my first CX disc bike.  Quick primer: I've been racing roa…

Started by Jake Burby

0 Aug 11, 2015

Kid cyclocross bike

I am looking to get my son a cyclocross bike. He is 9 and I am looking at the Kona Jake 24 and the Redline Conquest 24, and leaning towards…

Started by Kendra Flemmer

0 Jun 25, 2015

Why am I getting my a** handed to me racing CX???

I'm new to CX and competed in 2 CX events over the last month. I'm in the best condition that I've ever been, over the last 2 season I'm in…

Started by Ken

4 Dec 18, 2014
Reply by Ken

Tips for first race in snow

Racing Beaver cross in CT on sunday. Forecast for this weekend is calling for snow (5" sat night, then 1" sunday morning around start time)…

Started by Nick DiGangi

8 Dec 11, 2014
Reply by Matthew Arcand

Newby choosing a bike

I know this is a common question, so here are some specifics. I live in Lake Tahoe and ride a mountain bike. A long time ago I was an Ironm…

Started by Jon Paul

5 Dec 9, 2014
Reply by Jon Paul

Tire selection

So I am posting this in the "noob" section because I finally broke down and built a cross specific rig. I have been riding/racing bike XC m…

Started by Bryan Gast

1 Nov 30, 2014
Reply by Kris Fleming

Tifosi CK1

Hey i've been offered a Tifosi CK1 brand new for £600 obviously the hefty discount makes it a sensible choice to get alot of bike for my mo…

Started by matt ogley

0 Nov 13, 2014


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