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Old 01-02-2013, 07:16 AM   #26774
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Originally Posted by Aurelius View Post
Gotta replace my clipless pedals with a set of flats before I do any more climbing practice.
Leaving them on is how you're going to learn to quickly get out of them. I've only ever fallen over once, because I couldn't get unclipped. And, that was because I was unwilling to give up climbing the hill.

Originally Posted by Aurelius View Post
Also, what happens when you stall out on a steep climb? Once the bike is moving forward, traction isn't as big an issue, but trying to start from a dead stop on a hill just causes the rear wheel to spin.
You walk it.
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