A ride, recently: Volume 74.
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"With a road bike it is akin to buying a Formula 1 race car then trying to convert it to a family minivan. In the end you achieve niether comfort or performance."Wow! Did he ever nail my experiences as a bicycle mechanic working on "road bikes" or what? So many times it is all about the tipping up of the bars and slanting the aero bars up at a ridiculous angle so folks can get their "bar lean" on as they pedal the bike.
I have been a commuter by bicycle for..... what? Fourteen years now? Yeah, pretty close to that. So, I have got the route, the bike, the cl...