Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Washington, the state
The abrasiveness of the rock used in the pavement where you ride matters a lot, as well as your speed, load, heat, proper inflation, etc.
The new Bridgestone Battleax A40 is a longer mileage & better traction replacement for the Battlewing.
Avon has their new Trailrider replacing the Distanzia. Low Distanzia prices may be close out prices.
"Older people who are reasonable, good-tempered, and gracious will bear aging well. Those who are mean-spirited and irritable will be unhappy at every period of their lives.
"Let each of use properly whatever strengths he has and strive to use them well. If he does this, he will never find himself lacking."
Marcus Tullius Cicero