"I enjoyed Loop 1, did it quite easily
Loop 2 was a lot tougher, a lot of red faces at the refreshment stop. I really struggled towards the end, cramping my thighs and having to walk a couple of hundred metres up the last hill.
"If you want a bike with a triple crank it's really a decision you need to make when you buy it.
Shimano make triples right up to Dura Ace level.. but if you are in need of a triple crank and think you need dura-ace you should seek professional…"
"Dear god no, my current ride has a Sora triple on the front & as Angus mentioned it's more hassle than it's worth. Only time I use the smallest ring is if I'm unfit (read: now) or I'm heading up something massively…"
"I am not sure you can get them in anything like the quality of Ultegra, only Tiagra and Sora.
I used to have one and to be honest they are a pain. The don't change down to the small ring easily (or you need to keep it well tuned) and the range…"
A road cycling group based in the southern suburbs. Social/training rides will be held on alternate Saturday mornings starting from Hallett Cove, see the "Events" section of this site for details of the next ride.All riders with sufficient fitness to tackle the undulations and hills of the Fleurieu peninsula are welcome.Riders ride at their own risk of injury or bicycle damage and are strongly advised to have some form of…See More