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What is the vibe, of a battery-assisted gravel bike? (Photo: Steve Smith)
What is the vibe, of a battery-assisted gravel bike? (Photo: Steve Smith)

He never saw me coming.

Lance* is the top dog in our Table Mountain Bikers crew and is pretty much unbeatable on the regular Wednesday morning ride up to The Blockhouse. In the past, I’d tried to stick on his wheel a few times, but the chap would just gradually ratchet up the pace until I popcorned out the back.

Not this Wednesday.

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