First bike, number of bikes in the middle, latest bike
Cool wool!Posted 7 years ago
Triang TrikePosted 7 years ago
At least 20…
Random bike my grandad made
Newest of current bikes is a Saracen amplitude destination BMX.Posted 7 years ago
First ‘proper’ mtb – 1993, a ParkPre something or another.Posted 7 years ago
In between, at least 20 mtbs (and a few roadies) plus a few more ive forgotten about.
Latest – Cube Stereo 29er 140mm.
Specialised Rockhopper 1987
Who knows lost count! Currently 11 bikes in the garage
Pronghorn 29er HT with lots of carbon bits.Posted 7 years ago
Macro piece of crap hardtail (stolen)Posted 7 years ago
Scott Atacama Hybrid (stolen)
Dawes Super Galaxy (Still have)
Marin B17 hardtail (stolen)
Marin Wildcat Trail hardtail (still have frame)
Santa Cruz Heckler (Sold)
Trek Fuel Ex9 (Current)
Charge Duster SS (Current)
1st bike? : Absolutelyo idea but i do remember a green Raleigh Strika with a pedal back/coaster brake that i cycled to primary school in the 70’s/early 80’s, I did have earlier bikes but my memory is………………
Bikes in the middle? : more than 10, less than 25
Latest Bike : Kinesis Tripster ATRPosted 7 years ago
?Posted 7 years ago
24” wheel trike
similar sized bike.
Too big bike unknown 4 speed racer.
Falcon Eddy Merckx (about 1976 when I was 13)
Lots of junk jump bikes. Chopper rear wheels with NSU moped forks being a local favourite.
Puch Prima Super 12, the pale blue one.
Raleigh Competition (small batch direct from Raleigh via college and Dave B’s dad) in 1983
Quintan Roo 650c
Gazelle 531 CX
531 Claude Butler road bike
Another Raleigh Competition
Pre 1930 Dawes
Very early Moulton
Late 80’s Hard rock
Raleigh gents upright roadster
Raleigh unknown tubed road bike
2 x On one Pickenflicks
Must be more
Lots, first kids bike was a brand new Viking in 1963, had an original Chopper.Posted 7 years ago
First serious bike as a road club member a Dawes, also had…
Geoffrey Butler, Claud Butler, Reg Barnett, Peugeot, Birds of Colindale, Don Farell, Shorter, Condor, Rampon, Viner, Gios, Giant, Giant, Giant, Giant, Ridley, Ridley, Specialized, Pearson and many more I guess.
MTB’s loads as well.
Latest Giant Defy.
1st bike: Raleigh StrikerPosted 7 years ago
1st big bike: Raleigh Team Banana road.
1st MTB: Raleigh Avanti
Another Raleigh (DynaTech Pro)
1 On One
Now an Intense 6.6
First ‘proper’ mtb: 2004 Rock Lobster 853
NONE inbetween (plenty of part swapping and experimenting 1×9 etc.)
Now: Inbred 26er
Seems quite boring, but i’ve ridden a lot and enjoyed riding a lot.Posted 7 years ago
Generic blue and white Peugeot ‘Racer’
Marin Indian Fire Trail
On One 456
Canyon Aeroad CF9
Genesis Day One
Planet X Pro Carbon
phew….Posted 7 years ago
So many bikes,so many miles.
So many smiles 🙂Posted 7 years ago
Ridgeback 705 iirc
SC Blur LT,
SC Blur LTc,
Giant Anthem X,
Merlin Malt 3,
Fat Chance Shock a Billy,
Fat Chance Yo Eddy,
Shock a Billy,
Shock a Billy,
Shock a Billy,
Fat Chance Titanium,
Fat Chance Yo Eddy,
Felt F3 SL,
Specialized S-Works Tarmac SL-4
Merlin Malt 3,
Giant Anthem X1,
SC Bronson Carbon,
Specialized Venge Cavendish,
Specialized S-Works Tarmac SL-4,
Ribble winter bike,
SC Nomad 650b,
I still own 10 of them.Posted 7 years ago
Overburys Pioneer custom
Parkpre Team 925
Zealous DivisionPosted 7 years ago
Diamond back Sorrento circa ’92
7 inbetween (still own 2 of these)
Kona Satori 29erPosted 7 years ago
Raleigh M Trax bonded ti thingPosted 7 years ago
14 inc. 4 Santa Cruz, 2 Orange a Yeti and a sweet Cannondale Martyn Ashton trials bike
Now have an Intense Socom and a Nukeproof Mega TR
Rattrays Flying Scot-48 years agoPosted 7 years ago
5, including a sub 5
No name BMX
16 I think
Still have 5, my brother has 1, 2 stolen and the rest soldPosted 7 years ago
Raleigh Chinook. 2007 – 2008 (lasted 8 weeks before falling to bits)Posted 7 years ago
Gary Fisher Wahoo. 2008 (nicked after 6 months)
Commencal Combi Deluxe. 2008 – 2011 (stripped & sold frame)
Inbred (vert dropouts). 2010 – 2012 (stripped & sold frame)
Inbred (sliding drops). 2011 – 2012 (stripped & sold frame)
Ragley Blue Pig. 2012 – 2013 (stripped & sold frame)
Cotic Soul. 2012 – present
Banshee Spitfire. 2014 – present
GT Avalanche 2005 – 2009 (ridden until frame cracked)
Genesis Core 2009 – 2013 (ridden until frame cracked)
On One 456 Evo II 2013 –
Simples!Posted 7 years ago
Excluding numerous bikes when I was a kid / student:
First: Team Marin. Lovely steel bike which I still have
10 in total 6 MTB; 4 road
Latest: Canyon Spectral 6.9. Which arrived at home yesterday, and I haven’t seen yet.Posted 7 years ago
2003 to date.
Total spend of £19,840 (not counting upgrades/consumables).
Edit: Currently have 1. Kona Explosif 650b, 2. Pinnacle Arkos, 3. Stooge Cycles (not arrived yet).Posted 7 years ago
Raleigh ChipperPosted 7 years ago
16 in total
5 at moment
Rourke 953 latest
Ska-49 impressive listing, did you have any idea of the spend before you did that list? I think my MTB Bill comes in at £6k plus another £2k for road bikes that I didn’t include on my first post. Whoops!Posted 7 years ago
Since 2007Posted 7 years ago
Claude Butler Blade
11 – still own 3
Latest , Transition Bandit 29er .
That’s (ska-49) about my bike spend since February, on 3 bikes 😳Posted 7 years ago
Withersea- I didn’t have a clue! I don’t even want to add up my upgrades. Don’t care though. Love buying/building/riding/crashing/socialising
tomohoward- thats crazy.. What have you got?Posted 7 years ago
1988: Hoo Koo E Koo
Many many bikes
2014: Sunn Tzar S1
I love cycling me!Posted 7 years ago
2 dream spec carbon Santa Cruzes and an equally dream spec Trek Madone 😳
Money can’t bring you happiness. But it can buy bikes, which do.Posted 7 years ago
Wonder what the collective value of the bikes in this post are? I’ll take a stab at half a million. Any other guesstimates?Posted 7 years ago
Raleigh 10spd for passing my 11+ in ’63.
Stumpjumper in the 90s
Giant Escape 2 years ago
Cannondale Trigger 1
So that’s the first 50 years covered.Posted 7 years ago
First… Saracen rigid framed MTB
Kona Cindercone 97
Kona unit 29er
Fuji lager single speed
Alan cross single speed converted
Now have…Posted 7 years ago
Klien attitude V MTB with FS forks
Boardman team carbon
Genesis flyer single speed
Condor Acciaio – picking up tomorrow!
Raleigh TomahawkPosted 7 years ago
Right now – ’98 Kona Lavadome S/S, 2010 Litespeed Obed, 2011 Genesis Core 20, 1997 M-Trax 150, Batavus Personal Deluxe, 1970s Raleigh Twenty.
5 over 20 years (+2 roadies)
Solaris, el Mariachi (+day 1 disc)
1 mtb every 4 years not bad!Posted 7 years ago
1st Raleigh TomahawkPosted 7 years ago
Followed by a couple of road bikes.
1st MTB: KHS Montanna Descent 1988
Followed by: Offroad Proflex 750 (simply shocking!), Cannondale M800…. 15 year gap….Orange P7.
Currently: Orange Five, Specialized Crave, Massi Roadie.
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