2kg front and 3.5kg rear - that's a lot of weight, especially on the front and will have a definite negative effect on your handling - That price is also crazy - high end Mousse are cheaper than that - although 7mm thick, its still not 100% puncture proof
KTM 690 enduro availble for good prices - fun factor 10/10 - reliability 9/10 - comfort over distance 0/10 - fuel efficiency/milage - 4/10
Love mine - nothing like it in traffic, dirt roads and single track - but its not a long distance bike
Actually I've got 4119 photo`s taken at various sections of the loop - I was the first oke out into the bush in the morning and the last one to get back to the pits - My wife let me have a beer when I got home at around 5pm
I pre-rode 90% of the Winterberg route two weeks ago - Its being changed slightly since then but most the route I rode is still part of the current route - I'm not young as I used to be or very fit but have been riding a scoot for many years so can manage a hill climb or two - my advise based on...
Something I put together a few years ago for first time racers
Some basic info/advice for 1st time racers
Day-glo markers must always be on your left, the only time they will be on your right is when you are going to make a right hand turn.
Two markers next to each other on your left...