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Brrrrr Snow cycling

Postby Wakatuki » Wed Jan 16, 2013 10:34 am

Just looking at the weather back in the UK, found this picture, do you think he has thumb tacks in there? I used to use them on my old RC car for iced pond racing 8)
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Re: Brrrrr Snow cycling

Postby il padrone » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:15 am

Nah, riding in fresh snow is not too bad... a bit like riding through sand. It's when the snow has been compacted down into ice that the spikes are needed

Studded tyres are a routine cycle accessory in northern Europe

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Re: Brrrrr Snow cycling

Postby Xplora » Wed Jan 16, 2013 2:56 pm

Moonlander style
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Re: Brrrrr Snow cycling

Postby Jean » Wed Jan 16, 2013 3:36 pm

Last August at Charlottes Pass my wife saw someone riding along the ridge opposite the resort, so you don't have to be overseas to do it.
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