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The Dark Months are coming, how will it affect your riding?

  • I'll be out just as much as in the summer... (42%, 296 Votes)
  • Probably less, but I'll still get out... (41%, 292 Votes)
  • More. I like the filth. Night rides and wet weekends for me... (11%, 79 Votes)
  • The bike is going in the shed and I'm on the sofa until I see the sun again. (4%, 29 Votes)
  • Turbo trainer for me from now on. (2%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 710

Start Date: October 10, 2011 @ 12:50 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Computer allegiances:

  • PC (38%, 165 Votes)
  • It doesn't matter/I don't care (24%, 101 Votes)
  • PC at work, Mac at home (15%, 63 Votes)
  • Apple (13%, 57 Votes)
  • Linux (7%, 28 Votes)
  • Something more obscure (1%, 6 Votes)
  • I don't have a computer (1%, 5 Votes)
  • Mac at work, PC at home (0%, 2 Votes)
  • Abacus (1%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 429

Start Date: October 7, 2011 @ 12:14 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which shifting systems have you ever had on your mountain bike?

  • Thumbshifters (76%, 386 Votes)
  • STI Rapidfire+ (73%, 369 Votes)
  • Grip Shift (53%, 270 Votes)
  • Old school push/push Rapidfire (49%, 248 Votes)
  • SRAM shifters (47%, 239 Votes)
  • No shifters at all (33%, 167 Votes)
  • Road shifters (16%, 82 Votes)
  • Bar end shifters (6%, 30 Votes)

Total Voters: 505

Start Date: October 4, 2011 @ 11:50 am
End Date: No Expiry

Midweek riding time. Do you?

  • Evening/night ride (47%, 211 Votes)
  • Right after work (12%, 56 Votes)
  • Just road commuting for me (12%, 54 Votes)
  • Lucky enough to ride when I like (12%, 52 Votes)
  • I never ride in the week (7%, 30 Votes)
  • Off road commute (5%, 23 Votes)
  • Ride off road before work (2%, 11 Votes)
  • Nip out at lunchtime (2%, 7 Votes)
  • All the time, it's my job (1%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 451

Start Date: September 29, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Do you ride... (tick many) ?

  • for sociable good times on a bike (75%, 291 Votes)
  • for the enjoyment of nature (75%, 291 Votes)
  • for the flow of the trail (66%, 255 Votes)
  • for the silence and solitude (61%, 236 Votes)
  • to push my technical skills (59%, 226 Votes)
  • for no reason at all (39%, 151 Votes)
  • to silence the demons (37%, 143 Votes)
  • for race fitness training (25%, 95 Votes)
  • because I feel I should (24%, 94 Votes)
  • to jump off everything I can (18%, 68 Votes)

Total Voters: 386

Start Date: September 27, 2011 @ 11:46 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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