On 9/21/07, Sharon Lives <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
Do cyclocross bike usually have suspension? front and tail?

I love MTB mostly because of the full suspension bike. If it didn't have the
suspension I would probably not like it as much...too jarring for my old bod.
Road bikes hurt me.

I bought a 29er this summer. It is a lot of fun. Not as squishy as a full suspension, of course, but it really floats over the bumpy stuff. I can't always keep up with the "full" folks on downhills, but then again I probably couldn't do that anyway.

I find alpine skiing to be more jarring than road biking or mountain biking. A full day at MRG leaves me in far more pain than biking ever does (knock on wood).


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