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Etape Caledonia - Can I do it on my Singlespeed?

mf11mf11 Posts: 21
Will this be doable?

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  • meanredspidermeanredspider Posts: 12,550
    mf11 wrote:
    Will this be doable?

    I know nothing about your ability but there's at least one sharp climb towards the end of the ride that people stand to watch because it comes after a long (potentially fast) flat and often catches riders out who don't change gear in time and fall off.

    The main timed climb was shorter and easier than I expected.

    I wouldn't attempt it but, geared low enough, it's certainly doable if not particularly quick.
    ROAD < Scott Foil HMX Di2, Volagi Liscio Di2, Jamis Renegade Elite Di2, Cube Reaction Race > ROUGH
  • rollemynotrollemynot Posts: 436
    In my five attempts I have seen a few single speed riders.... none on the Logierait steep bit so I can't comment on MRS doubts and fears of falling over. I do know they don't like fixies
  • mf11mf11 Posts: 21
    Sounds like a no then! Thanks guys.
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