SpookyshoesGranny Gear

8 points (view top contributors)
// AUSTRALIA


 
 Loading map

My trails

[view list]     

Wishlist

[view list]

About Me

Been away from MTB for about 4 years. Returning for fitness and fun.

My Bikes

1
 
Hey Guys Having just come back to riding in the Australian Summer/Autumn(Fall) Ive been lucky to get away with just my jersey for my rides and a rainjacket stashed in my gear. But...
Theres a few that run in NZ (I love NZ and as an Aussie thats hard for me to say) that I really want to check out but even though its only...
+ 1 other
Not sure if this is a carbon frame but really you have 2 options.   Take it to a Welder and see if it can be repaired (most likely yes if he is competent)   Or...
Spookyshoes   on Mar 23, 2017
replied to Strava vs. Mapmyride vs. Endomondo
 
Tried Endmoto and Map My Ride, none of them were very easy or accurate to use for me. Strava has been mostly flawless Huh..... I found the opposite to be true. Strava was...
 
Pretty comfy seeing as how I took delivery of a Canyon Spectral EX6 4 weeks ago. Not seeing in person was not a worry.  I was able to read enough reviews and seeing...
Mine are pretty simple.   Get back into MTB -  Did that with a Canyon Spectral 6EX (which I love)  Get my MTB fitness levels back up.  -  WIP Race a Superflow event...
Spookyshoes   on Mar 2, 2017
replied to What was your first mountain bike?
 
My first MTB was some Repco Gemini or something.   My first real MTB was a GT Rebound made from cro-mo and a set of Rockshox. That thing was mint, I went everywhere with...
So thought I would deliver a bit of an update. Took the Spectral out for a spin on the trails after some rain (naughty naughty) about 1 1/2 hours worth of unfit,...
Hey All Thanks for the responses. So I got my Raceface RipStrip. Didnt like it, nothing wrong with it looks good, feels Ok to wear doesnt fit a Galaxy S7 cell phone so...
Awesome answers guys! Ive only recently returned to the MTB world, when I was a young fella I rode Trails on my Trusty GT Rebound! Usually with a Camelbak and underseat bag. But...
Wow thanks for all the responses guys! Some really useful info.   From what I can draw the majority of us don't use a pack for our shorter rides (up to two hours)  and...
+ 1 other
Oh and do you find it comes into contact with your rear wheel when your hooking it.  
 
As the title says Trail Riders! Do you pack or no Pack? If you pack, what do you usually carry and why did you choose a pack? If your no pack do you carry tubes,...
Spookyshoes   on Feb 21, 2017
replied to Trail Bikes - So much has changed!
 
<p style="text-align: left;">Thanks for all the input guys. I went and checked out a few of the suggestions.</p> <p style="text-align: left;"></p> <p style="text-align: left;">Then I found out an old DH mate has last year...
Spookyshoes   on Feb 17, 2017
started a topic: Trail Bikes - So much has changed!
 
Sooo... Hi Im Will, I used to ride downhill on a Cove Shocker about 4-5 years ago. Havent touched a bike since but now returning to bikes because of fitness and well bikes...
From To