• 10-10-2012
    curly1
    How many bikes do you have?
    Two

    One Stumpjumper for everyday use, one fatbike for winter use and fun.

    I met a gal at the LBS the otherday who had 9!
  • 10-10-2012
    irishpitbull
    3.

    I love my Expert Stumpy FSR and Ventana El Rey but I'm still trying to use to the Epic.
  • 10-10-2012
    Fix the Spade
    Three!

    A Stout custom hardtail
    A Cotic Rocket
    A 1980-something Raleigh Max my Grand Dad gave me.

    Used to have a whole bunch more than, but last year there was an Ebay massacre.
  • 10-10-2012
    RaptorTC
    2
    '02 Hardrock
    Bikes Direct road bike
  • 10-10-2012
    FMX_DBC
    I have 2, but want one more
    2011 Niner RIP 9 & 2012 Santa Cruz Butcher
    I want a DH bike now too:out:
  • 10-10-2012
    John Kuhl
    A lot.
  • 10-10-2012
    Trail Ninja
    2 years ago - 13
    Now - 2 (one road, one MTB)
    Gave 12 bikes away, kept 1, had it stolen, bought 2 temporary bikes till I can afford one I like.
  • 10-10-2012
    manbeer
    Do frames count? im constantly building, disassembling, and changing things so its hard to have a total number. As of now i just sold my Fuel and my LTS so that puts me down to 24, or 25 counting my dept store huffy cruiser i ride the dogs around on with my girlfriend
  • 10-10-2012
    53119
    my tres hombres:
    '11 enduro (frame with '08 saint build)
    '09 sx/4x
    '08 blkmrkt mob djer
  • 10-10-2012
    Hollyw00d
    2.

    Trek Fuel EX-8

    Novarro Big Buzz daily driver.
  • 10-10-2012
    A1an
    Four for me, two for wife, and one for daughter.
  • 10-10-2012
    Yogii
    One a rigid hardtail to everything WaltWorks. No need, or space, for more!
  • 10-10-2012
    IamtheYeti
    1

    Gravity 29 Rigid SS
  • 10-10-2012
    sarina
    Rule no 12: Velominati
    While the minimum number of bikes one should own is three, the correct number is n+1, where n is the number of bikes currently owned. This equation may also be re-written as s-1, where s is the number of bikes owned that would result in separation from your partner.

    I adhere to this rule because it suits me. :) All other rules are meant to be broken.
  • 10-10-2012
    bad andy
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by sarina View Post
    Rule no 12: Velominati
    While the minimum number of bikes one should own is three, the correct number is n+1, where n is the number of bikes currently owned. This equation may also be re-written as s-1, where s is the number of bikes owned that would result in separation from your partner.

    I adhere to this rule because it suits me. :) All other rules are meant to be broken.

    Exactly. N+1 is the magic number. This is especially important when taking on the status of 'fiancÚ' "how many bikes do you have?"

    I dunno, not enough.

    It is important to establish that you have many bikes, and enter the relationship/matrimony with as many as you can. This way, wifey can't ever quite keep count, and if you happen to add another to the stable?. No big deal. "This old thing?" And, if you happen to fall into the 'old bike has to go, to make room for new bike' (which isn't too bad actually) you will have an ample stable to manipulate.

    My current number in actuality is 6 (DH, hard tail, xc/trail, xc/trail backup, road, trials bike)
  • 10-10-2012
    baker
    Too many? I've tried to simplify, but it never seems to work out. I could probably get by with my Hecker or Spearfish and my Crosscheck. Two bikes to rule them all. I can't remember the last time I rode my fixie, cargo, or folding bike...

    Built and functional (in order of most used to least used):
    Salsa Spearfish
    Santa Cruz Heckler
    Access XCL 9r (fully rigid singlespeed)
    Surly Crosscheck
    One One Inbred (built as a snow bike with an endo front and an internally geared hub)
    Yuba Mundo (cargo bike)
    Giant fixie
    Dahon Speed P8 (folding bike)

    In partial build or frame status:
    Redline Monocog 29er
    Scwhinn Homegrown
  • 10-10-2012
    Autocycle
    One 2005 Stumpjumper. It is old but it is all the bike I need. I used to have a whole garage full of bikes but my life is much better when I have only have one.
  • 10-10-2012
    sarina
    My Titanium Lynskey Pro 29 (singlespeed) is so beautiful to ride that I don't even look at other bikes since I built him up. I can't put a photo up now...have to wait until I've done 10 posts...but I don't want to ride any other bike because he's so perfect. Every race is a joy on him and all other riders comment on how beautiful and minimal he is. He weighs 9.2kgs dripping with mud.
    I sold my dualie & geared bikes as I just never rode them anymore and felt guilty about them gathering dust.
    Once you ride the perfect bike you don't lust after others.
    My roadie...isn't the perfect bike and I keep looking at road bikes online. Pure Bike Porn. All matt black Pinarello Paris....ooooh, argh. they just look fast. sigh.
    My cycling friends say to buy all your bikes in the same colour and then your significant partner can't really differentiate between bikes coming and going.Some of them ride them straight away before taking them home and get them filthy so they look like old bikes -never shiny, sparkly new.
  • 10-10-2012
    mrstranger
    I have two bikes. 2011 Giant Trance X2 and 2011 Gary Fisher HiFi Pro

    http://i1101.photobucket.com/albums/...rt1/mtb1-3.jpg

    http://i1101.photobucket.com/albums/...art1/mtb-7.jpg
  • 10-10-2012
    Josh_SL2
    Just one but by spring it may be 3.
  • 10-10-2012
    Naturally Aspirated
    1

    I use it everyday at the trails and I use it to race.
  • 10-10-2012
    gcappy
    In order of purchase:

    9-0-7 Fatty
    Trek Superfly 100
    Trek Allant, (wifes bike)
    Pinarello Quatro
    Argon 18 E-114
    Santana Soveriegn, (tandem)
    Cannondale 3.0 criterium
    Shwinn Le Tour

    There is a 130-150 mm full suspension trail bike in my near future. Don't tell my wife.
  • 10-10-2012
    Cary
    3.5.

    Titus Drop U Road Bike
    Independent Fabrication Hardtail
    Turner Spot
    The front half of a Ibis Cousin It Tandem.
  • 10-10-2012
    2000Z3M
    Five
    three are mine, 2 road and one mtb, selling one road
    two are the wifes, 1 mtb and one road
  • 10-10-2012
    gnewcomer
    how many bikes do you have
    2 for me

    old beater schwinn clear creek for around the neighborhood and paved trails

    niner wfo for dirt diggin

    gnewcomer aka OldMtnGoat