Forum


Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 28 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 9:14 am 
User avatar
Posts: 419
Raced the ews last weekend, quite a few people riding without backpacks, just water bottle and tubes/c02 cannisters taped to the frame. Must be a lot easier to ride.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 10:26 am 
Posts: 245
Location: Basildon
Most important thing I take is my asthma pump (don't very often use it but you never know)
Camel Bak Scudo
Bike Tool
Mini Pump
Spare Tube
Mini Lezyne Puncture Kit
Energy Bars/Gels
Spare Light & battery's
Money
Iphone (sorry ian)
Banana or 2
Spare Top & Gloves
I must have forgot something (Normally do) :crazy: :crazy:

& MOST IMPORANT OF ALL IS......................MY MTB :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:

Shelfside

--------------------------------------
CUBE STEREO SUPER SL HPC


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 12:06 pm 
User avatar
Posts: 1262
Location: Ockendon
I ride with an Osprey Viper 9L with the following in it;

- Spare tube
- Tyre patches
- Tube patches
- Multitool (inc. chain splitter)
- Tyre levers
- 15mm Spanner
- Pump
- 3 Way wrench
- Spare brake pads
- 2 spare chain links
- 2.5" Knife (kept sharp)
- £10
- 3 or 4 gels
- 1.5 to 3L water
- First Aid Kit (Very well stocked)
- Antiseptic wipes (always appreciated after hitting nettles...)
- Spare much hanger

hmm, yep, I think that's about it...

--------------------------------------
Strava Profile: http://goo.gl/iSl5I


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 12:49 pm 
Posts: 1694
^ unless it's a steely like my hardtail a spare mech hanger would have been a quicker and better solution :)


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:05 pm 
User avatar
Posts: 2755
Location: Riding my bike somewhere
Gaffer Tape, Lime plaster and and old Hessian sack... just in case I meet up with angry dog walkers.. Oh and a collapsible spade so I can bury the body...

--------------------------------------
Whyte G-160RS
YETI SB95A


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:23 pm 
User avatar
Posts: 2145
Location: The land were time forgot
I don't carry anything now I just ride with Stumpie ;)


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:26 pm 
User avatar
Posts: 1262
Location: Ockendon
Madasnibbor wrote:
^ unless it's a steely like my hardtail a spare mech hanger would have been a quicker and better solution :)


damn tipo

--------------------------------------
Strava Profile: http://goo.gl/iSl5I


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:30 pm 
User avatar
Posts: 5005
Laser wrote:
I don't carry anything now I just ride with Stumpie ;)

Good plan.
I'm sure thats what G does, knows that i will have what ever HE needs

--------------------------------------
Bike piccys!
http://tinyurl.com/okyhpdg


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:50 pm 
Posts: 245
Location: Basildon
Oh!!, I forgot the first aid kit as well & anti-septic wipes, that came in handy weds night... :thumbup:

Shelfside

--------------------------------------
CUBE STEREO SUPER SL HPC


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 4:06 pm 
User avatar
Posts: 720
Location: Cake shop
Cake... and the odd bit of bike stuff :wtf:


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2014 4:46 pm 
Posts: 1694
My first aid kit has a medium field dressing kit on top. I had 48 from the district nurse after my op last year and these have a dressing,gloves antiseptic solution, clean area sheet thing to prep all the stuff on, medical gauze.
They are designed for 8" wounds but you never know :)


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Sat Jun 07, 2014 12:49 am 
User avatar
Posts: 118
Secateurs,
Bow Saw, well wrapped
Copy of 1886 Map
2 Snickers Bars, Malt Loaf, Water

and tools as above..
and derailleur bottom cog spindle is a useful bag throw in if you are out with a large group


Last edited by MarkL on Sat Jun 07, 2014 8:02 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What do you take..!!
PostPosted: Sat Jun 07, 2014 11:33 am 
Posts: 102
Normally take bottle of water and Saddle bag with spare inner tube, multitool, c02 cannister/pump allen key and chain link.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 28 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2

All times are UTC [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to: