If you buy a new bike, only to sell it on a whim as soon as you feel the urge to try something different, you’ll lose money.
You’ll soon discover that the advantages of quality kit and cycling gear is now as much fashion as function led.
The properties and material structures of a bike’s frame and component parts play a far bigger role than many riders imagine in influencing ride feel.
The development of the species…
Buying a second-hand bike is fraught with danger. The secondhand bike market is one in which you can easily be ripped off, cheated, deceived, conned, and double crossed… and that’s all before you’ve even been to see the bike.
Specialized UK’s Jody Crawforth powered to the elite win in the What Mountain Bike Dirt Crit Champs powered by Rose Bikes yesterday, capitalising after two of the race’s early leaders punctured.
By James Costley-White
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