Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Millbrae, CA
Bikes: 1970? Dawes Galaxy, 1992 Biscayne Lazer (Stolen, those SOB's), 1999 Specialized FSR Elite (soon to be cannibalized), 2011 Raleigh Record Ace, 197? Bob Jackson Frankenbike, 1989 Jamis Diablo (to be built with parts from the FSR)
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Tonight after work, I did 30 mile bike ride to take advantage of daylight savings time. In the old days, I used to go out and get piss drunk to take advantage of St. Paddy's Day. I must be mellowing out...
On the same note, one hill that gives me particular grief on the Raleigh (lowest gearing is 34 x 25) was notably easier, tonight. I used to stop about .25 mi from the final turn to a) catch my breath, and b) keep from vomiting - tonight, I happily avoided b. Now the goal is to make it all the way to the turn w/o stopping.
...this might need to be a weekly thing...
Last edited by RunningPirate; 03-17-11 at 11:30 PM.