ianpv replied to the topic Your experiences of smallish kids on 27.5 wheels please. in the forum Bike Forum 2 weeks ago
My largish just 10 year old is on an adult XS 27.5 frame on 26 wheels. Fits well.
ianpv replied to the topic New bike, cobble together from old for a gravel tour (please, shoot me now…) in the forum Bike Forum 3 weeks ago
If it’s more than 50% offroad (even easy gravel tracks) I’d take a 29er. I did James’ TNR on my gravel bike, but that has a fair bit of tarmac. I just did the montanas vacias route (more off road, although largely non-technical fireroad stuff) on my mk 1 solaris with a rigid fork and large but quickish tyres, and it was just much more comfortable…[Read more]