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  1. zewol

    Job opportunities in NZ, AU or far from Canada

    Hi fellow riders, I starting to look for a country to go spend a few months (maybe more), to work and be somewhere else (you know why ppl would make that kida trip). I was looking at a few job websites (in NZ and AU) and couldn't find anything bike related. I've been working in a bike shop as a...
  2. zewol

    Pedal shopping

    There must be 20 different threads on this forum about any kind of pedals: speedplay vs. Look, Shimano vs. Campy, X vs. Y, just search a bit and you'll find your information.
  3. zewol

    Rim tape on 2004 Lemond Buenos Aires

    Maybe because you go forward with your rear tire and that most of the pressure is on that wheel ... duh... if you don't feel safe about your rim tape just change the damn thing or put another one on top of it... long live Boudreaux! oh and BTW many taiwanese pbly don't give a damn about wath...
  4. zewol

    Q: do you change your tubes at the beginning of each season?

    I wouldn't see any problem if they remain inflated right now...or maybe did they invent some ultra-light biodegradable tube that I don't know of... ;)
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    Thoughts on this Bianchi ending soon....

    Probably Buying from a LBS won't be a bad decision money-wise considering the worn pieces and stuff from a used bike. Plus, you'll probably have a 1 or 2 years warranty on the adjustments of your bike so you save up money that way. And most of all, you can find a bike that will be your size...
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    Thoughts on this Bianchi ending soon....

    I don't know that bike in particular but seeing how its set-up you might have suprises. I mean look a his saddles, you have to be really dumb to ride a bike that way. Maybe its just that its not tightened or something but if I wanted to sell a bike I'd set it up properly. My point is that if...
  7. zewol

    'cross setup questions

    I ride a 2003 Fondriest Crossroad that I assembled last year and did some racing with it. I did not ride with it a lot since I had my bike 1 or 2 weeks before my first race so i just suffered without ever really knowing my bike. Now that snow melted and trails are opening I think I might have a...
  8. zewol

    cyclocross specific training

    Is your website down.. i tried to look it up tonight and I could'nt load it...(april 19th 9pm)
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    Cyclocross specific rims?

    Wath is good spokes for you?... and has RC said the link was for WTB CX rims...
  10. zewol

    Cyclocross specific rims?

    I was wondering if there were any rims out there made specifically for 'cross so I can build tough wheels...I am willing to avoid any carbon stuff as Zipp makes because i will be riding this bike in rough mtb trails this summer. I found those...
  11. zewol

    fondriest....!??!?!?

    mmm sry can't help you...
  12. zewol

    cyclocross specific training

    Yes i did some 'cross racing last year... I am really looking for this sport! but forgive my ignorance, i thought there might have been really some kind of training mainly oriented on cross since i won't race on the road...
  13. zewol

    fondriest....!??!?!?

    Just a test to see if my link works... http://img229.exs.cx/img229/443/cycloportageboutch1ah.jpg
  14. zewol

    cyclocross specific training

    any clue guys?
  15. zewol

    cyclocross specific training

    Hi guys, I'm looking for advices on building a specific training program for 'cross... any idea? and I wanted to know if any of you knew Simon Burley's Cyclocross training and technique book and is it worth buying? thx for your info!
  16. zewol

    Cyclocross!

    I'm using a 2003 Fondriest, it is amazing...tough as you can get and quite good performance on road with nice tires. For a lower price you can get a Kona, it seems like they make nice bikes. Long life to 'cross!
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    fondriest....!??!?!?

    for your information I now work in a Bike shop where we sell Fondriest and I ride a M. Di Campiglio for Road and a Megalu for cyclocross...both are awesome especially me 'cross. I found it almost as responsive as my road bike with a lil bit of comfort required when tackling a bumby course! I...
  18. zewol

    Velomax wheels for Cyclocross?

    Thanks for your reply! By the way, I would consider Campys as an option but shimanos don't have my trust if you don't go high-end...
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    Velomax wheels for Cyclocross?

    I wondered if any of you ever experienced those wheels for 'cross. I was thinking of those two models: Orion II and Circuit , for their availabilityat my LBS. Tell me wath you think plz... And please don't tell me to go with mavics or any other brand I want info concerning the velomax! thx for...