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Road Bike Pedals Types





road bike pedals types






    road bike
  • A bike with narrow tires best suited for paved roads. Usually noted by drop style bars.

  • A motorcycle that meets the legal requirements for use on ordinary roads

  • A road bicycle is similar to a racing bicycle. However, road bikes are built more for endurance and less for fast bursts of speed, which is desired in a racing bicycle. They usually have more gear combinations and fewer hi-tech racing features.

  • A bicycle that is suitable for use on ordinary roads, as opposed to a mountain bike

  • (Road biking) Road cycling is the most widespread form of cycling. It takes place primarily on paved surfaces. It includes recreational, racing, and utility cycling.





    pedals
  • (pedal) of or relating to the feet; "the word for a pedal extremity is `foot'"

  • (pedal) bicycle: ride a bicycle

  • Each of a pair of cranks used for powering a bicycle or other vehicle propelled by leg power

  • pedal point: a sustained bass note

  • A foot-operated lever or control for a vehicle, musical instrument, or other mechanism, in particular

  • A foot-operated throttle, brake, or clutch control in a motor vehicle





    types
  • A category of people or things having common characteristics

  • (type) character: a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities); "a real character"; "a strange character"; "a friendly eccentric"; "the capable type"; "a mental case"

  • A person, thing, or event considered as a representative of such a category

  • A person of a specified character or nature

  • (type) a subdivision of a particular kind of thing; "what type of sculpture do you prefer?"

  • (type) write by means of a keyboard with types; "type the acceptance letter, please"











Hardrock on Soft turf




Hardrock on Soft turf





My Specialized Hardrock Sport Disc 2006, taking a well earned break on the Pilgrim's Way near Charing Kent England.

For any MTB types who stumble on this, it now has DMR V8 pedals, and Specialized Resolution Tyres.

It needs better forks, the RST Gila ones on there at the moment bounce like bers on rutted tracks I think I shall get some Rockshox Tora replacements soon, also the little cable operated Shimano Discs on there are having trouble stopping 14.5 stone on downhill bits, I feel some Avid Juicies coming on.

Other than that I've enjoyed the first 500 miles I've done on it this year, and would recommend this model as a good Road and Cross-country trail bike, though for me the 21" frame and naff forks make it not quite agile enough for anything more extreme.............a good starting point for those of us rediscovering riding, after technology has moved on so much.

And sorry it's out of focus, but I was partially shagged out!












6th Annual BTR Criterium




6th Annual BTR Criterium





6th Annual BTR Criterium on WMU's Technology Campus.

Yes, Kalamazoo does have roads, and road bike racing. This was my first time attending a bicycle race. Spectators are few and I was free to wander the course at will.

I was shooting for the Kalamazoo Valley Museum documentary project, so main goal was to get the race in the context of Kalamazoo - to show where it was, to include event signs and recognizable landmarks.

I also found out that my equipment is woefully inadequate for shooting such events, so I'll just have to save my pennies and try to get some really fast glass for next time.

So that is why you don't see many tightly framed shots of the racers.

I stayed for two races; the women's Category 3 and 4 (I believe) and the men's Category 5. Category 5 is for people just starting out, which is why not everyone in the pelaton looks the skinny bike-racer stereo-type.









road bike pedals types







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