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First serious cold snap here in VT. Managed 35 or so today and have been pretty consistent the last few weeks logging miles.

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After playing on various tire combinations this year I’m back to my trusty Continental 4 Season GP’s. Too many flats on the Pasela’s and Challenge tires…  felt great to ride the Conti’s again.

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6 Responses to “Cold”

  1. Aaron says:

    How do the continentals ride compared to the Pasela and Challenge tires?

  2. mb says:

    I really like the Conti’s ride. I’ve been rolling on them for 5+ years now. I wish they would run true to size – my ’28′ is about 26+ on an Open Pro rim. The Challenge were pretty smooth – but too fragile for my taste. The Pasela’s rode OK – for the cost they can’t be beat.

  3. jim says:

    Would that Conti make a 32c or a big 28 in that same tire. :-(

  4. mb says:

    yes, would be nice if they made a proper 28 and a 30 or 32… :(
    but seeing as they are conti, i doubt it.

    i think those ‘contacts’ run pretty true to size though.

  5. Apertome says:

    Brr. The ice on the railing is quite striking. Glad you are still logging good miles!

  6. Wayne Myer says:

    I love that stretch of the Burlington Bike Path. At least until the surface becomes that frozen obstacle course stuff the can turn full suspension bikes into bucking wild animals.