"I currently have a 23mm on the front and a 25mm on the back, both Open Corsas. My previous setup was 25mm on the front and rear.
While I've read of the supposed benefits of using a larger rear tyre, the only reason I have a 23mm on…"
"It took me 25 minutes to get from from the Victoria Sq/CBD to Brighton Rd/Glenelg on my last commute. I follow the tram line on the Mike Turtur Bikeway and find that I'm generally faster than the tram. It was about 30 minutes going the…"
"I currently have Pearl Izumi Elite and Pro bibs and a pair of Netti Team/Bianchi bibs, and they're all good.
The Pearl Izumi Pros have the best chamois (by far) and fabric, but the legs are cut too short and they're very expensive.…"
"Update: I rode to the PACC CX race on Sunday via King William and managed to rip the sidewall of my rear Schwalbe Smart Sam tyre in three places on this stuff, and Smart Sams are pretty stout tyres.
However, I blame myself more than the road…"
..perhaps some more information about yourself for your profile page
I'm a computer scientist and bicycle mechanic who rides, races and commutes on my bike. I started mountain biking in the mid-'90s, road riding in the mid-'00s and currently race mountain enduros, cyclocross and cyclo sportiffs.