Tubeless is the way forward. However, as with everything there are always deniers and critics, but mostly this is fueled by fear and ignorance, take climate change for instance.
Anyway, a couple of years ago I was as wedded to tubes as American’s are to guns. Accident’s happened, tragedies even, as I recall having to walk back from being in the middle of nowhere with a pinch flat and nothing to repair it with.
Fast forward to today and not only do I not get pinch flats anymore but I barely even take a tool kit with me when I go out riding (with the exception of the way out there jungle missions).
Lets face it the benefits easily out weigh the cons for us mere trail riding mortals: no more flats, ability to run lower pressures, weight savings. Sure there may be a bit of a cost at the outset.
I’m sure I’m preaching to the converted but if you don’t believe how easy it is just watch this: