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Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 07-23-16, 06:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 500
Posted By texbiker
I can agree with most of your observations. This...

I can agree with most of your observations. This is how I watched the tour: started off with EuroSport or ITV4 via livestream on my Chromebook while I ate breakfast and read the newspaper. Then I...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-20-16, 07:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By texbiker
Prescription Cycling Glasses

I am interested in replacing my current Hilco Leader single vision glasses. I want progressive lenses, transition lenses and a similar frame. I bought my Hilco glasses from Sporteyes. They do not...
Forum: Introductions 07-17-16, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 154
Posted By texbiker
Welcome to Bikeforums. Enjoy the summer heat and...

Welcome to Bikeforums. Enjoy the summer heat and the riding.
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 07-17-16, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 570
Posted By texbiker
I start watching the stage on EuroSport via a...

I start watching the stage on EuroSport via a streaming site while I eat breakfast. Then I move to the big screen TV and NBCSports. The difference between commentators is not great. Carlton Kirby and...
Forum: Introductions 07-09-16, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 231
Posted By texbiker
Welcome to Bikeforums. Enjoy the riding.

Welcome to Bikeforums. Enjoy the riding.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-08-16, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By texbiker
Go to settings on the 500. Settings>Bike...

Go to settings on the 500. Settings>Bike Settings>Speed/Cadence Rescan
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-08-16, 08:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 336
Posted By texbiker
Your treatment sounds thorough. I will pray for...

Your treatment sounds thorough. I will pray for you and the doctors.
My wife has been undergoing treatment for 3 years with no end in sight.
If you want to see what events are around visit the...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-07-16, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By texbiker
I hope your treatment goes well. If you are near...

I hope your treatment goes well. If you are near the Medical Center there are lots of trails by the bayou and park.
Forum: Texas 07-05-16, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 292
Posted By texbiker
What about ebay? If you want to give your bike to...

What about ebay? If you want to give your bike to a charity Goodwill might be a good choice. Maybe BikeHouston would be interested?
Forum: Introductions 07-04-16, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By texbiker
Welcome to Bikeforums. Fellow biker in the...

Welcome to Bikeforums. Fellow biker in the Houston area. Enjoy the ride.
Forum: Texas 06-27-16, 09:08 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 20,176
Posted By texbiker
You can see rides coming up at the Texbiker.net...

You can see rides coming up at the Texbiker.net event calendar. Bicycling Texas | Bicycling events, Texas | cycling events, Texas (http://www.texbiker.net/blog/calendar/)
Forum: Touring 06-25-16, 09:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 445
Posted By texbiker
I use wrist bands. This slows down the sweat from...

I use wrist bands. This slows down the sweat from getting to my gloves. I use Pearl Izumi Select Gel gloves. Use you can rinse them out during the ride and they dry some while you ride if you keep...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 06-22-16, 08:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 662
Posted By texbiker
I have used physical therapy to relieve this....

I have used physical therapy to relieve this. Once it is back to normal I started doing 25 toe touches each morning after I get up. This has kept it from coming back.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-18-16, 04:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 547
Posted By texbiker
I have been using the Elemnt since Monday for 6...

I have been using the Elemnt since Monday for 6 rides. So far I like it much better than my wonky Edge 520. It has not shut off in the middle of ride like the 520, it stays connected to my Nexus 6P...
Forum: Introductions 06-18-16, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By texbiker
Welcome to Bikeforums. It is hot in Houston but...

Welcome to Bikeforums. It is hot in Houston but ride we must.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 06-15-16, 09:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 897
Posted By texbiker
I have been battling with my Edge 520. I am now...

I have been battling with my Edge 520. I am now trying the Wahoo Elemnt. I don't need every feature it has but so far after 3 rides it has run circles around the 520. Bluetooth would not stay paired...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-12-16, 12:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,601
Posted By texbiker
Turn your screen brightness down to 60 or 70%....

Turn your screen brightness down to 60 or 70%. Also are you using Bluetooth features? Turn off Bluetooth. Are you recording the ride data with the Smart or 1 sec? Smart uses less power. I ride for 3+...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-12-16, 11:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 632
Posted By texbiker
I move my hand position from the top of the brake...

I move my hand position from the top of the brake levers to the middle of the handlebars and sometimes to the drops. This keeps my hands from getting numb from being in the same position. Rollers are...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-11-16, 08:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 632
Posted By texbiker
After 10 to 13 miles I usually stand up when I...

After 10 to 13 miles I usually stand up when I change hand positions at each mile.
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-11-16, 03:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,928
Posted By texbiker
Since you are the engine that moves the weight...

Since you are the engine that moves the weight the heavier the bike the more energy you have to expend. A bike in the low 20 pound range, or less if you can afford it, is helpful but the real weight...
Forum: Foo 06-11-16, 03:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 660
Posted By texbiker
I am retired and live in Houston but in the far...

I am retired and live in Houston but in the far northeast part away from most of the urban stuff. I ride about 6500+ miles per year and we have lots of Asian food places. Cost of living is lower than...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-11-16, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 381
Posted By texbiker
Friday 51+ miles biking in rain. biking Texas |...

Friday 51+ miles biking in rain. biking Texas | cycling events, Texas | Bicycle rides, Texas (http://www.texbiker.net/blog/2016/06/10/rain-and-more-rain-on-splendora-fm2090-fm1314-bike-ride/)
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Forum: Texas 06-09-16, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By texbiker
Houston Cycling Club on Meetup.com has weekly...

Houston Cycling Club on Meetup.com has weekly rides there. Also check at West End Cycles.
Forum: Touring 06-02-16, 10:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By texbiker
The Houston Critical Mass group does this ride...

The Houston Critical Mass group does this ride and back. Check their website for details.
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 05-17-16, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,283
Posted By texbiker
Do you have access to NBC Sports Live? You can...

Do you have access to NBC Sports Live? You can replay the race there or check youtube. The race has went over time wise except for today but NBC SN wants to go to the Stanley Cup without waiting for...
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