Specialized The Captain Sport 29er Tire

3/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $35.00

Product Description

XC Trail performance - hardpack/intermediate/loose conditions. We asked Ned Overend to help us design the perfect tire for control and predictability over any trail. The result is The Captain, with fast-rolling center knobs for exceptional transition and edge knobs to attack every turn.
  • Casing: 60 TPI
  • Compound: 70a
  • Bead: Wire
  • 29" x 2.0; psi 35-65

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:3
Submitted by roycefromrc a Cross Country Rider

Date Reviewed: April 27, 2012

Strengths:    good traction in rocky conditions

Weaknesses:    slow rolling,heavy,cheap

Bottom Line:   
if they come on your bike ride them to pieces.dont go out and buy them though. I cant imagine what ned overend was thinking when he designed them.

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Favorite Trail:   centennial

Purchased At:   lbs

Similar Products Used:   everything

Bike Setup:   specialized comp 29er, custom with goodies.

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The Captain Sport or Control?

ok so i am looking at a new [B]rear[/B] tire and i'm thinking about the Specialized [B]The Captain[/B]. i was wondering if it would be best in [B]Sport or Control[/B] model. i ride [B]mostly hardpack mixed with some softer ground, a little mud with roots, not many rocks[/B] though. i was also wonder ... Read More »

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