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Saddle bags have no place on a road bike, and are only acceptable on mountain bikes in extreme cases.Saddle bags: how do we define them? Is it a saddle bag if it attaches to the seat post and the saddle, if it has a zipper, if it is leather, has two natty straps with buckles, if it swings below the saddle like bumper bollocks? Continue reading...

@Scott Martin's posts:

  1. Personally, I think that looks worse than having a EPMS.  I tried removing my EPMS and putting everything in my jersey pockets, but I just didn’t care for.  I bought the Lezyne caddy sack, but if it was packed with my phone, cards, tube, levers, co2 etc i… »

Domination, at least from the spectator’s point of view, can quickly wring the suspense and excitement out of watching an event. In most cases, the sporting events we look back on most fondly are those most closely fought; even in recalling my own competitions, those where my winning margin was smallest feature most prominently in my memories...

@Scott Martin's posts:

  1. While I respect the respect the jersey rule I don’t really see it as much different than somebody wearing their favorite baseball/football players jersey »

  2. Rule #16 is respect the jersey.  Rule 12 is correct number of bikes to own is n+1….but good point about respecting the jersey. »