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2012 Trek Marlin 29er Singletrack Bike

2012 trek marlin 29er singletrack bike   2012 Trek Marlin 29er Singletrack Bike

Included in the long list of 29er bikes released for 2012 is the new Marlin from Trek Bikes. This lightweight and durable bike has a hydroformed Alpha gold aluminum tubing that makes rides more responsive and stiffer. This makes the bike an ideal as a singletrack machine.

In all conditions and at all speeds, handling is improved, thanks to its custom G2 Geometry. Riders will surely love the bike’s seat, which is very comfortable. Other nice features include its Gloss Platinum and Signature Green colors and 100mm travel. Sizing is extended for tall riders, too.

With its 29er wheels, the 2012 Trek Marlin 29er Singletrack Bike offers an enhanced stability, momentum, and obstacle clearance. However, the quality of its front rear derailleurs, stock pedals, and stock tires appears to be the downside of the bike.

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Endura Marlin Glasses

endura marlin glasses   Endura Marlin Glasses

Road cyclists have to deal with a lot of different nuances while riding, with the bright sun being one of them. The Endura Marlin Glasses protect the eyes with their one piece photocromic lens. They are also super lightweight because the frame is rimless. Adding to the comfort level of the Endura Marlin Glasses are the rubber-touch temples and molded nose piece, which also helps to hold the glasses on while riding over bumps or other things. The Endura Marlin Glasses come complete with a hard carrying case as well as a soft wipe microfiber pouch. The Endura Marlin Glasses retail for $81.58, you can purchase them at Chain Reaction Cycles….

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