Sun valley idaho. Cannonade 29er trek x cal rockhopper comp 29er giant talon 2 700 and 1 1000.
The name 29er comes from a bicycle called the two niner which was offered by the fisher bike company in 2001 according to 1998 mountain bike hall of fame inductee don cook.
Gary fisher mountain bike 29er. 8 the us division of bianchi bicycles offered a line of 29 wheeled off road bikes beginning in 1991 called the project bikes. Gary fisher bikes added 29er mountain bikes to their line up in 2002 and have done a lot of fine tuning to improve the response time and low speed handling that is often an issue with these larger wheeled bikes. Gary fisher bikes introduced the 29er mountain bike to their line up in 2002 and in the years since have worked to obtain a better response time and improve low speed handling.
More momentum more stability better traction. This is my first 29er after riding 26 for several years. List filters close done selected clear all clear all.
And as one of the first to make mountain bikes commercially available to the masses. Gary doesn t claim to have invented the mountain bike well he might have implied that in the past but he s older wiser and a bit less wired now. Felt 29er 2150 this is an investment i could have bought the x cal but like the ride on the cobia better.
After riding the superfly with it s fantastic geometry i ll never go back to 26 again. Hardtail gary fisher bikes include their basic classic hardtails the g2 trail hardtails and 29er hardtails. This bike is way easier to handle than my 26 inch bikes in all situations and conditions.
It is all about preference. It is an excellent bike and unfortunately just doesn t get the ride time it deserves so it is time to pass it along to someone who can enjoy it. There is an updated seat and handle bars computer unique tubes that won t go flat all for half cost 1 000 obo.
The 2008 fisher hifi pro 29er dressed in all its sunday best. These things are frequently problematic when it comes to these bikes with bigger wheels. 29ers with their larger 29 mountain bike wheels deliver big performance benefits.
I was skeptical to go 29. I m 5 10 and technical bike handling isn t my greatest strength. This fine gary fisher29er hifi plus mountain bike is like brand new with less than 200 mis on it.
Trek gary fisher hifi pro 29er mountain bike 1 150 carpinteria this is a trek gary fisher branded hifi pro 29er mountain bike. Original cost was 1 997 see image of receipt. There are good 29er out there there are some great 29er but they only person that it matters to is the rider.
It is light for the size and for being full suspension. In 1970s california terms it was probably joe breeze but knobbled tyred wide range geared frankenbikes some even with sprung suspension can be found in photos jumping in and out of post wwii parisian bomb holes. A bigger wheel is a faster wheel.