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Lisa Whetter

The Pace RC506 is my regular bike which worked great for this event. I was able to fit most of my bivy kit in my borrowed Alpkit bag (thanks Glen) which sat nicely behind my saddle bag. This also became a seat extender for the more technical downhill sections.

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Darren Hall

I rode a Cotic Solaris on this event and will do so on others. It’s fairly light, sturdy, extremely capable on rough technical terrain, and most important of all very comfortable on long all-day rides. No real bike-packing specific adaptations.

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