Off-road 101: Gear

Unlike road gear, off-road gear is designed to work in a different way. Firstly, they tend to trade off abrasion resistance in favour of mobility. Not something to worry too much about. If you're riding off-road, your primary adversary tends to be rocks, mud and gravel but not tarmac. Hence, impact protection takes precedence over abrasion protection. With the requirements being very different, the kind of gear too is different. Here's a list of...

Updated Date: Sep 13, 2016 10:00 AM

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