Poll Results

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How did you decide on your latest bike or frame purchase? (Tick up to three)

  • It was cheap/a bargain (32%, 129 Votes)
  • The voices told me (29%, 116 Votes)
  • Magazine reviews (28%, 113 Votes)
  • I loved the way it looks (27%, 111 Votes)
  • Test riding it (22%, 88 Votes)
  • Forum 'reviews' (19%, 79 Votes)
  • I made a spreadsheet of my top choices and thought it out (12%, 49 Votes)
  • Some other way of divining the ideal ride... (12%, 49 Votes)
  • Personal recommendation from friends (9%, 37 Votes)
  • Shop recommendation (5%, 20 Votes)

Total Voters: 406

Start Date: November 14, 2011 @ 3:04 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How many return flights have you taken this year?

  • None, not flown for years (32%, 162 Votes)
  • One there and back (23%, 118 Votes)
  • 2-3 trips there and back (20%, 101 Votes)
  • 4-7 trips (12%, 59 Votes)
  • 8-15 pairs of flights (6%, 31 Votes)
  • 16-30 pairs of flights (3%, 17 Votes)
  • None. I've never flown (2%, 10 Votes)
  • 31 return trips or more (1%, 6 Votes)
  • Even more, I'm air crew... (1%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 506

Start Date: November 10, 2011 @ 5:51 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How much do you owe on your personal credit card?

  • Zero, or zero by the end of the month. (44%, 152 Votes)
  • I don't have a credit card (22%, 76 Votes)
  • £2501-£6000 (7%, 23 Votes)
  • £1501-£2500 (6%, 19 Votes)
  • £800-£1500 (5%, 16 Votes)
  • £301-£800 (4%, 14 Votes)
  • £6000+ (3%, 12 Votes)
  • £12,000+ (3%, 11 Votes)
  • Less than £100 (3%, 10 Votes)
  • £100-£300 (3%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 343

Start Date: November 9, 2011 @ 11:46 am
End Date: No Expiry

Have you ever underestimated (ie lied about...) the price of your newest bike? (Tick many)

  • No. Never (34%, 123 Votes)
  • No, but I have been extremely vague/evasive about it... (33%, 119 Votes)
  • Yes, to my partner (27%, 97 Votes)
  • Yes, to myself! (19%, 68 Votes)
  • Yes, to my work colleagues (12%, 42 Votes)
  • Yes, to my neighbours (6%, 23 Votes)
  • Yes, to my riding pals (5%, 18 Votes)
  • No, but I did exaggerate the price to riding pals (2%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 363

Start Date: November 7, 2011 @ 2:57 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which of these qualifications do you have? (Tick many)

  • None of the above... (42%, 161 Votes)
  • General First Aid (39%, 151 Votes)
  • Cycling Proficiency from the '70s (35%, 134 Votes)
  • Trail Cycle Leader (8%, 30 Votes)
  • Mountain bike specific first aid (6%, 25 Votes)
  • Mountain Bike Leader /SMBLA (6%, 24 Votes)
  • Mountain Leader (6%, 23 Votes)
  • Cytec Mechanic (3%, 13 Votes)
  • British Cycling Coach (3%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 387

Start Date: November 4, 2011 @ 12:22 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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