Poll Results

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Do you use energy drinks and bars while riding?

  • I live off water and pasties (25%, 53 Votes)
  • I use energy drinks on big rides. (21%, 45 Votes)
  • I use drinks and gels while racing. Rarely at other times (20%, 43 Votes)
  • I use drinks, gels and bars a lot, but carry 'normal' food too. (15%, 32 Votes)
  • I rarely bother with energy drinks, but I pack bars (14%, 30 Votes)
  • I make my own energy products, and I'm proud of it (4%, 9 Votes)
  • I always use energy drink, gels and bars. Nothing else (1%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 216

Start Date: June 10, 2009 @ 11:51 am
End Date: No Expiry

When not riding... my bike lives:

  • In the garage (37%, 129 Votes)
  • Elsewhere in the house/cellar (32%, 110 Votes)
  • In a shed (21%, 72 Votes)
  • In my bedroom (7%, 26 Votes)
  • In a stairwell (2%, 7 Votes)
  • Leant up outside my house (1%, 3 Votes)
  • In the car/van (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 347

Start Date: June 1, 2009 @ 12:25 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Do you own/wear a full face helmet.

  • I've never worn a full facer (57%, 140 Votes)
  • I have both and wear a full facer on my DH bike (20%, 49 Votes)
  • I occasionally wear mine when doing tricky stuff (11%, 26 Votes)
  • I very, very rarely wear one (7%, 17 Votes)
  • Yes, I wear a full facer on nearly every ride (2%, 6 Votes)
  • I don't own one but borrow/rent one for the mountains (3%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 244

Start Date: May 27, 2009 @ 2:45 pm
End Date: No Expiry

On a nice, sunny Sunday, how far do you like to ride?

  • Up to 20 miles over a few hours is a good day out (37%, 96 Votes)
  • 30 miles is more like it. Big days out indeed! (31%, 80 Votes)
  • Up to 45 miles. If I'm out for the day, I'm out. (13%, 33 Votes)
  • Anything up to 80 miles if I put my mind to it. (10%, 26 Votes)
  • My XC rides are rarely longer than 10 miles (6%, 15 Votes)
  • Not very far, I like to mess around in the woods/trails (3%, 12 Votes)

Total Voters: 262

Start Date: May 19, 2009 @ 2:10 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How important is pro-level racing to you?

  • I follow the Downhill scene (35%, 60 Votes)
  • Racing's of no great interest to me (25%, 42 Votes)
  • I'm interested in the World Champs and Olympics (15%, 26 Votes)
  • I'm only interested if the Brits are winning (15%, 25 Votes)
  • I follow the Downhill and XC World Cups religiously (8%, 13 Votes)
  • I'm an XC World Cup fan (2%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 171

Start Date: May 11, 2009 @ 11:45 am
End Date: No Expiry

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