Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

General Cycling Discussion Have a cycling related question or comment that doesn't fit in one of the other specialty forums? Drop on in and post in here! When possible, please select the forum above that most fits your post!

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-10-16, 01:14 AM   #1
iridion2015
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Bikes:
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
I just want to share this to all.

Dos and Don'ts 2016

http://codesmastery.com/blog/bicycling/

I hope it will help and educate more our fellow bicyclist...

I hope you like it guys.
iridion2015 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 03:05 AM   #2
Maelochs
Senior Member
 
Maelochs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Bikes: 2015 Workswell 066, 2014 Dawes Sheila, 1983 Cannondale 500, 1984 Raleigh Olympian, 2007 Cannondale Rize 4, 2017 Fuji Sportif 1 LE
Posts: 6,296
Mentioned: 34 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2316 Post(s)
"1. Be sure the brakes is in very good condition and working properly. (Very important)
2. Be sure the steering wheel is working properly. (Very important)"

Brakes Are ... and my bike lacks a steering wheel.

I would suggest links to sites explaining issues like tire pressure and basic maintenance so if, say, the brakes aren't working, a rider could figure that out and what to do about it.
Maelochs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 04:41 AM   #3
02Giant 
Home School Valedictorian
 
02Giant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Iowa
Bikes: 13 Orbea Orca 02 Giant Cypress 88 Mongoose ATB
Posts: 1,971
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 290 Post(s)
I am eagerly anticipating the Do's and Don'ts for 2017...
__________________
We've got no fear, no doubt, all in balls out
02Giant is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 05:39 AM   #4
AlexCyclistRoch
The Infractionator
 
AlexCyclistRoch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: Rochester, NY
Bikes: Classic road bikes: 1986 Cannondale, 1978 Trek
Posts: 2,219
Mentioned: 9 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 875 Post(s)
"1. Be sure the brakes is in very good condition and working properly. "
"2. Be sure the steering wheel is working properly."
"8. Make the habit of riding your bicycle beside the road."
"9. Avoid highways if possible and find short cut road."

Anybody get the feeling that English is not this guy's primary language?
AlexCyclistRoch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 05:50 AM   #5
Machka 
In Real Life
 
Machka's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Down under down under
Bikes: Lots
Posts: 48,772
Mentioned: 55 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1526 Post(s)
Avoid highways?? I wouldn't be riding much if I did that!
Machka is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 07:30 AM   #6
rumrunn6
Senior Member
 
rumrunn6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: 25 miles northwest of Boston
Bikes: Bottecchia Sprint
Posts: 17,323
Mentioned: 18 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1197 Post(s)
the link has a good video clip showcasing gun addiction. "my precious gun is the answer to everything"
rumrunn6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 07:31 AM   #7
Maelochs
Senior Member
 
Maelochs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Bikes: 2015 Workswell 066, 2014 Dawes Sheila, 1983 Cannondale 500, 1984 Raleigh Olympian, 2007 Cannondale Rize 4, 2017 Fuji Sportif 1 LE
Posts: 6,296
Mentioned: 34 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2316 Post(s)
If I ride beside the road, all the other old guys will come out and shout "Get off my lawn!"
Maelochs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 07:43 AM   #8
wphamilton
Senior Member
 
wphamilton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Alpharetta, GA
Bikes: Nashbar Road
Posts: 12,077
Mentioned: 22 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1245 Post(s)
Dang, I break a lot of other people's rules!

OP you'd probably be more informative by paring it down to a few points that you're sure are right in most situations.
wphamilton is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 09:36 AM   #9
SydneyFife
Member
 
SydneyFife's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Bikes: Merlin Works Cr
Posts: 45
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 30 Post(s)
The guy just subtly posts a video of an actual murder along with his list
SydneyFife is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 10:22 AM   #10
jefnvk
Senior Member
 
jefnvk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Metro Detroit
Bikes: Novara Mazama
Posts: 5,185
Mentioned: 32 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1966 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by AlexCyclistRoch View Post
Anybody get the feeling that English is not this guy's primary language?
Yep, especially with the "be humble" and the video from the Philippines, I get the distinct impression that it is geared towards a foreign audience in a location where cycling may not be a common thing. Nothing wrong with trying to educate your local area!
jefnvk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 11:42 AM   #11
JanMM
rebmeM roineS
 
JanMM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Metro Indy, IN
Bikes: RANS V3 ti, RANS V3 cromo, RANS Screamer
Posts: 14,280
Mentioned: 8 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 235 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by jefnvk View Post
Yep, especially with the "be humble" and the video from the Philippines, I get the distinct impression that it is geared towards a foreign audience in a location where cycling may not be a common thing. Nothing wrong with trying to educate your local area!
OP is from Philippines. http://www.bikeforums.net/introducti...l#post18974391
__________________
RANS V3 Ti, RANS V3 Cromo, RANS Screamer
JanMM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 01:07 PM   #12
CliffordK
Senior Member
 
CliffordK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Eugene, Oregon, USA
Bikes:
Posts: 14,615
Mentioned: 48 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3481 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Machka View Post
Avoid highways?? I wouldn't be riding much if I did that!
What about the "Don't ride when you're tired"?
CliffordK is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 01:10 PM   #13
CliffordK
Senior Member
 
CliffordK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Eugene, Oregon, USA
Bikes:
Posts: 14,615
Mentioned: 48 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3481 Post(s)
Can we start a new topic on this one?
"6. Pedal smoothly and use 360 degree technique, don't pedal like you are going crazy"
CliffordK is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 03:47 PM   #14
IndianaRecRider 
LET'S RIDE!!
 
IndianaRecRider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: In A House, On A Hill
Bikes: 2013 Fuji Absolute 1.4
Posts: 1,542
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 127 Post(s)
"3. Don't ride a bicycle if you are drunk"

Damn, there goes my plans for tonight.


__________________
Fate whispers to the Warrior, "You cannot withstand the storm." The Warrior whispers back, "I Am The Storm!!"

My New Blog...https://adamscyclingmusings.wordpress.com

IndianaRecRider is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 06:59 PM   #15
iridion2015
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Bikes:
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
Sorry guys for my bad english.
Yes I'm from Philippines.

The blog is a reminder.
iridion2015 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 07:05 PM   #16
1989Pre 
Standard Member
 
1989Pre's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Brunswick, Maine
Bikes: 1963 F. H. Grubb Routier, 1989 Raleigh Technium, 2001 Raleigh M80
Posts: 2,428
Mentioned: 14 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 530 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by CliffordK View Post
Can we start a new topic on this one?
"6. Pedal smoothly and use 360 degree technique, don't pedal like you are going crazy"
6b.) Stop spinning those pedals round and around at red lights!
__________________
The hills are why we come.
1989Pre is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 07:42 PM   #17
iridion2015
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Bikes:
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Machka View Post
Avoid highways?? I wouldn't be riding much if I did that!
It's common sense.
If you can't find the shortcut.
Then go ahead use the highways.
iridion2015 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 08:34 PM   #18
iridion2015
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Bikes:
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
I just added two videos and fix the english grammar.
http://codesmastery.com/blog/bicycling/

Let me know if the grammar is wrong.

thanks.
iridion2015 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 08:50 PM   #19
iridion2015
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Bikes:
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
It's fine if they laugh.
No problem with me.
iridion2015 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 09:00 PM   #20
Bmach
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Bikes:
Posts: 352
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 129 Post(s)
Nice idea, good luck spreading word.
Bmach is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 09:08 PM   #21
jefnvk
Senior Member
 
jefnvk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Metro Detroit
Bikes: Novara Mazama
Posts: 5,185
Mentioned: 32 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1966 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by ZombieTaco View Post
Every newbie Front Page user from 2003 is laughing at your webpage layout. Even before they get to the goofy content.
I'm a newbie Front Page user from 2002, and haven't touched much web design since then. Seriously. Why would you laugh at someone who was doing their best to advance a sport they love? Utterly idiotic.
jefnvk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 09:11 PM   #22
iridion2015
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Bikes:
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
If you guys have suggestion, and you think I can incorporate it.
Let me know.
iridion2015 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-16, 11:41 PM   #23
Siu Blue Wind
I don't think so
 
Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Bikes:
Posts: 11,417
Mentioned: 16 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 610 Post(s)
Zombie Taco, please leave this thread.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Buddha
We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
Quote:
Originally Posted by making View Post
Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.
Siu Blue Wind is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-11-16, 02:03 AM   #24
Machka 
In Real Life
 
Machka's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Down under down under
Bikes: Lots
Posts: 48,772
Mentioned: 55 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1526 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by iridion2015 View Post
It's common sense.
If you can't find the shortcut.
Then go ahead use the highways.
I'm a long distance cyclist. Why would I want to find a shortcut?
Machka is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-11-16, 02:25 AM   #25
Maelochs
Senior Member
 
Maelochs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Bikes: 2015 Workswell 066, 2014 Dawes Sheila, 1983 Cannondale 500, 1984 Raleigh Olympian, 2007 Cannondale Rize 4, 2017 Fuji Sportif 1 LE
Posts: 6,296
Mentioned: 34 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2316 Post(s)
as I mentioned above ... consider eventually adding links to the actual cycling laws in your nation, and whatever sites talk about repair and maintenance.
Maelochs is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:12 PM.


 
  • Ask a Question
    get answers from real people!
Click to start entering your question.
I HAVE A QUESTION