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Poll Results

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Do you use protection?

  • I never or very, very rarely wear pads. (48%, 176 Votes)
  • Kneepads for occasional rugged rides (21%, 75 Votes)
  • Just kneepads, all of the time (16%, 58 Votes)
  • Knee and elbow pads only for the big mountains (8%, 29 Votes)
  • Only if downhilling, then the whole lot (3%, 12 Votes)
  • Knees and elbows most of the time (3%, 11 Votes)
  • Knees and elbows ALL of the time (1%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 365

Start Date: November 5, 2012 @ 3:53 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How do you earn a living?

  • I work for a private company (47%, 335 Votes)
  • I work for myself/own my own business (21%, 149 Votes)
  • I work in the public sector (20%, 141 Votes)
  • I'm a senior manager/director (12%, 86 Votes)
  • I'm currently unemployed (4%, 29 Votes)

Total Voters: 720

Start Date: October 22, 2012 @ 3:00 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How often do you replace your helmet?

  • When it starts looking a little shabby. 3 years? (36%, 178 Votes)
  • Rarely. Only if I break it in a crash. (24%, 118 Votes)
  • There is no pattern! (18%, 90 Votes)
  • After a few hard falls on it. Couple of years? (16%, 78 Votes)
  • Never (3%, 16 Votes)
  • When there's a nicer new helmet out to buy (2%, 10 Votes)
  • Every year, whether it needs it or not (1%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 496

Start Date: October 17, 2012 @ 12:55 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Roughly how much have you spent on bike parts (not complete bikes) this year?

  • £501 - £1000 (25%, 132 Votes)
  • £1000 + (23%, 123 Votes)
  • £251 - £500 (23%, 120 Votes)
  • £101 - £250 (20%, 104 Votes)
  • £51 - £100 (4%, 23 Votes)
  • £1 - 50 (3%, 14 Votes)
  • £0 (2%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 526

Start Date: October 11, 2012 @ 5:13 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Would you say that the weather this 'summer' affected your riding?

  • Nope. I rode as much as I ever do. (29%, 150 Votes)
  • I rode a little less than usual due to the wetness from above (23%, 118 Votes)
  • I definitely bailed on more rides this year due to the weather (16%, 81 Votes)
  • A cryptic eighth answer that's none of the above. (13%, 66 Votes)
  • Not at all, I rode more than ever! (10%, 53 Votes)
  • I barely rode at all as everything was soggy (4%, 19 Votes)
  • Rubbish! I had great weather where I live and rode lots! (3%, 13 Votes)
  • I've given up hope. Bring on next year! (2%, 12 Votes)

Total Voters: 512

Start Date: October 7, 2012 @ 8:32 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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