Gravel Bike Vs XC Mountain Bike: Which Does It All Best

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Okay okay, we admit it, modern cross country mountain bikes might not actually be boring despite what we previously claimed. In fact, just how capable is an XC 29er compared to a gravel bike, and which is best? We put a Canyon Grail against a Canyon Exceed on a variety of terrains to find out….

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