Originally Posted by industrial
Because they can?
<hipster voice> It's a purer cycling experience man, when there are bumps in the road I want to feel them in my soul man. It's like, trying to hear the world with ear muffs on, it just doesn't work for me, I'm all about the purity of the experience. </hipster voice>
Just another reason to laugh at fixed gear riders.
So when they crash the tape doesn't get messed up.