Author: Drew

Ibis Ripley LS Carbon 3 GX Eagle Complete Bike 2018

Here’s the thing with bikes, manufacturers do not re-engineer new models every year as that would be cost prohibitive, instead they often simply change color schemes and tweak hardware choices to create new models for a new year. This means that sometimes you can get amazing deals on “last year’s model”. That is exactly the case with the subject of this post the IBIS RIPLEY LS CARBON 3 GX EAGLE build at Competitive Cyclist where you can save $1540.00 versus what the bike sold for originally.

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2019 Off To A Slow Start

December 15 was my last ride of 2018, it was my last lap at Hop Brook Lake in Middlebury, Connecticut. It was a nice ride I reflected on all the gains made that year and I daydreamed of what 2019 would deliver. I looked ahead to what my winter rides would be like. Unfortunately nothing went as planned.

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FOX TRANSFER DROPPER SEATPOST REVIEW

I managed to put about a little over 100 miles on the seatpost at my local park, Hop Brook Lake Park in Naugatuck and Middlebury Connecticut. I must say I’m not only impressed with the Transfer Seat Post but I am more impressed on how much of a game changer it is for my riding. Going over obstacles like trees and rocks is so much simpler and safer with the seat out of the way. The seatpost is also a real benefit on steep drops. It is such a relief to get my butt way back over the rear wheel and not have my shorts get stuck on the seat while I return to riding position.

The Fox Transfer Dropper Seatpost is an outstanding addition to a mountain bike and worth every dollar it cost. Operation is smooth and deliberate and performance is flawless.

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