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    02 October 2010
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 Schwalbe CX Pro Light Folding Cyclocross Tyre
Schwalbe CX Pro Light Folding Cyclocross Tyre
A light, high speed, 95psi (6.5bar) version with 'Off Road Compound' tread
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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good but vulnerable to punctures
Posted21 April 2013
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fromNorfolk
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"I used these this winter for long offroad training rides. Good traction in all but the deepest mud where a wider tyre would have been more suitable but they do seem quite vulnerable to thorn punctures. fast enough on road sections"
Pros: Lightweight, Versatile
Cons: Wears Out Easily
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 SealSkinz Thick Mid Length Socks
SealSkinz Thick Mid Length Socks
A warm, thick, mid calf length waterproof sock with a padded toe, sole and Achilles for cushioning and comfort. The breathable waterproof membrane provides protection and dryness. Ideal for extreme cold, wet and snowy conditions.
 
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4 / 5
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they're waterproof and they're socks
Posted21 April 2013
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BTT1
fromNorfolk
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"got these for winter biking off road. certainly keep the water out, and are warm enough with a pair of liner socks in all but the coldest weather"
Pros: Comfortable, Versatile
Cons: Bulky
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 dhb M1.0 Mountain Bike Cycling Shoe
dhb M1.0 Mountain Bike Cycling Shoe
Get off road with the very sturdy mountain bike shoe from dhb. The M1.0 features a Simple 3-strap closure and a rubber outsole with internal glass reinforced Nylon structure for excellent traction and great power delivery.
 
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4 / 5
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Posted23 December 2012
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fromNorfolk
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"good shoe, only negative is although the shoe still fits the straps are a bit short when wearing thick socks in cold weather"
Pros: Comfortable, Rugged
Cons: Unadjustable
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 OMM Rapid Zip
OMM Rapid Zip
A two way stretch first layer top with good wicking properties. Designed to be worn under a pack which it why it has additional mesh panels on the back to increase the movement of perspiration. In OMM orange it is a very distinctive event top.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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OMM Rapid Zip
Posted05 February 2012
BTT1
fromNorfolk
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Bought this to wear on long runs (2hr+) where I need a hydration pack.The back wicks better than most, and the deep chest zip makes ventilation easy, but zipped right up along with the longer body that can tuck in it's also good for cold mornings,. Probably a bit warm for the height of summer but is now definitely my favourite top."
Pros: Comfortable, High Quality, Versatile, Good Fit
Cons: Limited Color Choices
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 WCS Seat Post (1-Bolt)
WCS Seat Post (1-Bolt)
One piece 3D-Net forged 7075 alloy seat post with a patent pending one-bolt clamp system makes seat installation and adjustment extremely simple.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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A straight seat post!
Posted29 December 2011
BTT1
fromNorfolk
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"I needed a straight seat post to optimise my bike fit. This was good value and so far seems strong, but not too heavy. it is a bit fiddly to get the seat on but not a major problem."
Pros: Durable, Lightweight, Good Fit
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 Kayenne Goggles
Kayenne Goggles
The Kayenne opens up the playing field - quite literally.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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Kayenne Goggles
Posted29 December 2011
BTT1
fromNorfolk
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"for the last few years I've been using mask type goggles (Aquasphere Seal etc) as nothing else seemed to fit my eyes. After about 2 or 3 sessions these have settled to my face really well and are far less intrusive than masks. No leaks or discomfort now, so give them time before saying they don't fit."
Pros: Comfortable, Adjustable, Good Fit
0points
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 dhb Windslam Short Sleeve Jersey - 2012
dhb Windslam Short Sleeve Jersey - 2012
A super light, slim garment with integrated wind protection.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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DHB Windslam
Posted26 October 2011
BTT1
fromNorfolk
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"Works exactly as I wanted - Fit is slim but not over tight, warm enough for Autumn rides especially when coupled with arm warmers, but not over hot like a jacket, Pockets secure but easily accessible. When first put on the neck seemed loose, as others have mentioned, but once in lower riding position this is not an issue."
Pros: Great Value, Comfortable, Good Fit
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 Run Bottle - SS13
Run Bottle - SS13
500ml plastic run bottlePush/pull sports capAdjustable strapNeoprene gripZipped neoprene pocket for gel packs, keys or change
 
Overall rating 
2 / 5
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nice idea,shame about quality
Posted31 August 2011
BTT1
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"good concept but let down by poor quality, as with a number of other Ronhill products I've tried. Bottle spout leaks and stitching coming undone from day one."
Cons: Low Quality
+2points
2of 2voted this as helpful.
 
 Endurance Aero Tri Shorts
Endurance Aero Tri Shorts
Updated for 2011, this 2XU Endurance Aero Tri Short boasts the compressive yet breathable properties of 2XU’s revolutionary ICE X fabric. Coupled with 2XU’s new 70D KINETIC SPEED fabric with dimpled airflow technology and even greater compression for heightened power output and blood flow to remove ...
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Posted21 July 2011
BTT1
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"A great pair of shorts, comfortable and supportive in all 3 disciplines. Only slight negative is I sit between small and medium so a slight compromise needed, but doesn't take away from the fact that these are better than any other brands I've tried."
Pros: Comfortable, High Quality
Cons: Expensive
0points
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 Raw Protein Powder - 500g Soft Pack
Raw Protein Powder - 500g Soft Pack
Bikefood raw protein powder is made of hemp, a unique plant based source of 'complete protein' - containing all 20 amino acids, including the 10 essential amino acids, high dietary fibre and Omega 3, 6 and 9.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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works well but taste isn't great
Posted05 June 2011
BTT1
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Triathlete
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Bought this as I was looking for a completely dairy free protein for recovery. Also like the fact it is just plant with no additives. Mixed with bikefood drink it works well, but the taste is strong and not particularly pleasant, overpowering the more paptable energy drink when used at recommended levels. This is a pity as it discourages high intakes. Need to find a better way to mask the flavour to give it 5*."
Pros: non dairy protein
Cons: bad taste
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 dhb M1.0 Mountain Bike Cycling Shoe
dhb M1.0 Mountain Bike Cycling Shoe
Get off road with the very sturdy mountain bike shoe from dhb. The M1.0 features a Simple 3-strap closure and a rubber outsole with internal glass reinforced Nylon structure for excellent traction and great power delivery.
 

can you wear thick winter socks with these?

Im a size 44 casual shoe and was wondering if i could fit a boot style sock under these as well as wearing a normal sock without having to get a size up
yes you can, but the straps are a bit short and need to be pulled quite tight if you do. might be better off going a size up
1 year, 11 months ago
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BTT1
Norfolk