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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-16-15, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By sstang13
The only writing on my crankset/BB (what I'm...

The only writing on my crankset/BB (what I'm interested in now) is "Shimano 50-F" on the big ring, and "BC 1.37x24 ROAD" on my BB. I just need to connect the dots it seems. It's mainly the BB stuff...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-16-15, 06:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By sstang13
Sorry, just looking for resources of any kind...

Sorry, just looking for resources of any kind that I can learn about the parts of my bike. I've been on sheldonbrown and read a ton, but it is still confusing to me.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-16-15, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By sstang13
In need of some assistance..

Sorry to annoy all of you will what is probably a very annoying question, but, I need someone to guide me towards something in which I can learn about all bikes parts. I'm relatively new to this...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 03-12-15, 07:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,606
Posted By sstang13
I know this doesn't really count, but it is a...

I know this doesn't really count, but it is a pretty cool (and enjoyable to watch) win nonetheless. Jan Bakelants in stage 2 of TdF 2013.
https://youtu.be/niDVHGY9hYA

And the power data for those...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 11-21-14, 10:48 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,981
Posted By sstang13
Request for 2 tickets to the Pan Am games medal...

Request for 2 tickets to the Pan Am games medal session of the omnium and sprint have been confirmed :D Now all I need to do is find a clever way to surprise my dad with the news at Christmas...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-16-14, 04:01 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,981
Posted By sstang13
Thanks for the link! Friday definitely looks like...

Thanks for the link! Friday definitely looks like the most rounded and exciting day. I'll probably go for that too, thanks :)



Pricing goes by the 'quality' of the seat that's offered, meant by...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-15-14, 04:01 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,981
Posted By sstang13
Would anyone happen to know how to get tickets to...

Would anyone happen to know how to get tickets to a medal round/day of my choice? I've looked at the ticket requesting and would like to purchase tickets to see the medal rounds (finals) preferably...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 06-10-14, 06:27 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,981
Posted By sstang13
That is great. Hopefully I'll be able to ride it...

That is great. Hopefully I'll be able to ride it during the test event as I signed up to be a volunteer but my application is still "under review"..
Forum: Triathlon 06-02-14, 06:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By sstang13
Thanks, I've thought about it but I don't think I...

Thanks, I've thought about it but I don't think I have the commitment for something like this. Plus when it comes to cycling and swimming, natural talent just hasn't really shown to be true for me,...
Forum: Triathlon 05-30-14, 02:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By sstang13
That's awesome, congratulations! I don't...

That's awesome, congratulations!

I don't really see myself right now doing an ironman but we'll see how things go. I might do a sprint tri in a month's time with my friends, it would be optimal...
Forum: Triathlon 05-30-14, 02:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By sstang13
Thanks and hahaha, now that I've done a...

Thanks and hahaha, now that I've done a triathlon, albeit a very small one, I only now realize just how crazy an ironman actually is... maybe in the next life :)
Forum: Triathlon 05-29-14, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By sstang13
First Triathlon: Success!

I competed in my first triathlon today for my school; I had barely trained at all for it but I have a good competitive cycling background and decent running as well, swimming OTOH is terrible.. This...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-24-14, 01:06 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,981
Posted By sstang13
True, then again, I guess hockey over in Europe...

True, then again, I guess hockey over in Europe will never really be as big as it is here. I'm not really complaining to much either though because with the few velodromes we have here, its nice to...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-24-14, 08:09 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,981
Posted By sstang13
Thanks, that makes sense. You won't be able to...

Thanks, that makes sense. You won't be able to ride the track at all then since you moved? That would kind of suck.



Ya cycling isn't the most popular sport around here but I think it's on the...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-22-14, 07:50 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 16,981
Posted By sstang13
Do you know if any track skills from the FCV...

Do you know if any track skills from the FCV carry over to this velodrome? I got my track 2 there in 2013/14 winter but will likely try the track again once this is built.. I am only ~30min away :)
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-04-14, 01:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,205
Posted By sstang13
That's what I was getting at when I said take it...

That's what I was getting at when I said take it fwiw. I didn't realize though that everyone was so uninterested in things other than cycling :S
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-03-14, 08:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,205
Posted By sstang13
Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger?

David Epstein: Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger? | Talk Video | TED.com (http://www.ted.com/talks/david_epstein_are_athletes_really_getting_faster_better_stronger)

This is an...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-06-14, 09:13 PM
Replies: 18,950
Views: 851,338
Posted By sstang13
Went out for about 2 hours, amazing day for...

Went out for about 2 hours, amazing day for riding. Me and my dad were accompanied by a lone rider from our local group which was cool, rode with him for about an hour.
rbart4506 Speedriver had the...
Forum: Juniors Racing (All Disciplines) 04-06-14, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 962
Posted By sstang13
I agree with CDR. Check out the "Behind THE...

I agree with CDR. Check out the "Behind THE Barriers" videos on youtube, it's about a cyclocross rider, but its like an on going vlog about his life, inside and out of racing. Leaves out most of the...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 03-31-14, 03:53 PM
Replies: 18,950
Views: 851,338
Posted By sstang13
Thanks everyone, I'll give the back sometime. ...

Thanks everyone, I'll give the back sometime.

rbart - It's nice to see you met the speed river guys, they are a great group. The NC riding looked tough! And yes the roads are already bad, but I...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 03-30-14, 09:14 PM
Replies: 18,950
Views: 851,338
Posted By sstang13
Got onto the bike for the first time since August...

Got onto the bike for the first time since August of last year. The ride was fine, but cold!! Damn winter. It's been great not having to look/think about the bike. I really, really needed that rest....
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-25-14, 10:11 AM
Replies: 18,950
Views: 851,338
Posted By sstang13
It was -30 celcius without wind chill here the...

It was -30 celcius without wind chill here the other day (still is freezing..) and while driving I saw a guy riding his bike. I don't know if he was commuting or sick of the indoor trainer but he's...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-08-14, 10:36 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 7,825
Posted By sstang13
That was well put, and on point :thumb:

That was well put, and on point :thumb:
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-06-14, 09:32 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 7,825
Posted By sstang13
That's mostly why I quit this, when it becomes a...

That's mostly why I quit this, when it becomes a need/job/chore, I'm done.



And I agree with what you're saying. My biology teacher a couple months ago pointed out something to my class that...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-06-14, 08:21 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 7,825
Posted By sstang13
Ask yourself "what's the worst possible situation...

Ask yourself "what's the worst possible situation that can happen?" Then follow your heart.

Edit: Are we not also part of 'generation screwed'? A college degree doesn't garuntee you anything more...
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