IRC GP-1's as replacement tires

Hello - fairly new to the forums and a fairly new '14 CRF250L owner as well.


I'm looking for a good 50/50 tire to replace the OEM IRC's and after hours of searching online and reading countless reviews I'm looking at buying the IRC GP-1's. I use the bike to commute to work occasionally and to hit the trails on the weekends. Where I live (east of Toronto), the trails are mostly hard packed but there are quite a few sandy areas as well. I realize there will be trade-off's with any 50/50 tire on both surfaces, but from what I've read these are solid all around performers.


Has anyone used these tires on our bike specifically? How did they perform on the asphalt and more specifically how did they perform off-road?


Thanks in advance!



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