Tag Archives: Superfly

The Philosophy of Mountain Biking: Singletrack Mind Round 1, Taree

I think Douglas Adams once summarised the evolution of human thought best with the following three-point description: – What shall I eat? – Why do I eat? – What time is dinner? This is a statement that all cyclists can empathise with – … Continue reading

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2012 Trek Superfly Elite and Superfly SS – Long(ish) Term Review(s)

I like the phrase “long-term review”, because its usage will vary drastically depending on the reviewer.  I’ve had the Superfly now for a good few months, but during that time, have tested it through all manner of nightmarish race scenarios … Continue reading

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You’ve changed.

It is, perhaps, the most damning of judgments that a singlespeeder can hear.   With singlespeeders (as a community) being self-confessed “fickle zealots”, both their love and excommunication can be dispensed with disturbing alacrity. “Let me be the first to … Continue reading

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Gravity 12 Hour

note: this will be updated with pics as they come to hand! The Gravity 12 Hour is an event that’s always been on my bucket list, but until this year, the cards had never fallen into place.  With a new … Continue reading

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2011 Trek Superfly SS….

With the unfortunate demise of my old Salsa Selma frame at the Scott 24h, it had become time to look at similarly pretty and fast replacements. The Selma had been a great bike.  It had ridden 5 24 solo races … Continue reading

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2012 Trek Superfly Elite review from the Scott 24 hour solo

If you’re familiar with Australian mountain bike literature (if it can be called that), you’ll know that most reviews consist of some pseudo-physical techno-babble, a glowing ride report about how the bike climbed like a roadie and descended like a … Continue reading

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