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  • So we are moving to an era where people will simply sell on their £2000 bike and buy this year's model because maintenance is not available at local bike workshops

    This was Mountain Biking in 2017

  • That was the - rough - turning point when folks with 11 speed realised they would be paying £200 for a new like for like cassette for a bike that, thanks to evolving standards and fussy frames and components were now worth way less than half of what they paid for them two years down and half of that the next year.