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Tire pressure for racingtayo
Aug 10, 2002 1:39 PM
What tire pressures are you guys racing with? I'm riding Geax Blades 33s, but with high pressure (80psi) because I've been mostly on the road lately. I've ridden some on mtb style singletrack (ie lots of rocks and roots) but still keep the pressure up (around 60psi) to avoid pinch flats and protect the rim. For the cx courses here in GA, that's not a problem - lots of grass, short areas of hardpack and a little pavement. No sand and no mud (at least not last season). So looking for experienced recommendations for race conditions...