Poll Results

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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

When did you last change your gear cables?

  • More than a year ago (26%, 52 Votes)
  • Before the winter, so six months (24%, 49 Votes)
  • My what? Never (17%, 35 Votes)
  • In the last few weeks (16%, 32 Votes)
  • This year, three months ago (11%, 22 Votes)
  • I run Gore cables, so don't worry about that kind of stuff. (6%, 11 Votes)

Total Voters: 201

Start Date: April 30, 2009 @ 12:52 pm
End Date: No Expiry

As it's raining this morning - do you run mudguards on your mountain bike?

  • Never. My bike is pure and simple. (48%, 72 Votes)
  • I run a Crud Catcher all year and add a rear one when it's sopping outside. (22%, 33 Votes)
  • I'll add a Crud Catcher if it's raining out. (15%, 22 Votes)
  • I use a fork-mounted spray-catcher sometimes (9%, 14 Votes)
  • My Crud Catcher and Crudguard never leave the bike (6%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 149

Start Date: April 27, 2009 @ 9:15 am
End Date: No Expiry

Do you always wear a helmet?

  • Always. I wear a lid any time I'm on any bike, ever. (45%, 134 Votes)
  • Nearly always. I sometimes go bare headed down to the shops or pub. (44%, 133 Votes)
  • Always off road, but I skip the helmet when I'm road riding. (9%, 27 Votes)
  • Mostly. But I'll skip it if I'm doing dirt jumps or street stuff. (2%, 5 Votes)
  • Rarely. Only if everyone else is. (0%, 1 Votes)
  • Never. My beanie and thick head will protect me. (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 300

Start Date: April 20, 2009 @ 6:55 am
End Date: No Expiry