Strengths: Looks Materials Construction Good ventilation No pockets - tucks in well
Weaknesses: I'll probably shred it crashing! No zipper or pockets - don't buy it for XC riding!
Good looking jersey, nice materials, perfect fit - not too baggy, but slips over arm pads. Good ventilation with mesh side panels. Eye catching colours that don't go overboard. Best thing was getting it for half retail price. Two things I won't pay retail for - clothing and shoes.
I'm pretty new to mtbing and have a few questions about my trek 4300, I was thinking about upgrading my rear derailleur but I'm not certain what kind to put on any suggestions? Also if I were to upgrade the cassette, could I go from an 8 speed to a 9? These might be dumb questions but I'm a nube so ... Read More »
OK. So i bought this bike back in 2001 and have gotten good use out of it. I no longer ride a much as I use so i though of getting a hybrid like the Trek 7.3. But then i though about what I would do with my Alpha, and that when when I started wondering about just changing the handle bar, shifter ... Read More »
Just picked up a Trek Crossrip Elite and am debating between the Stan's Iron Cross Disc or Alpha 340 Disc. I do not plan racing it but right now I can get an amazing discount on either set of rims. Price from my LBS would be $440 for the Iron cross and $550 for the Alpha's. HAs anyone experienced th ... Read More »