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Forum: Northeast 05-31-12, 03:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By otismedina
Yep. Working for Bill Owens. I have room for both...

Yep. Working for Bill Owens. I have room for both bikes up top, so they both might come along.
Forum: Northeast 05-29-12, 10:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By otismedina
Riding in Plattsburgh Area

I'll be working on a congressional campaign in Plattsburgh this summer. I'm wondering what sort of riding there is in the area. I mostly ride road in MN, but also have a rigid SS 29er. Would it be...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-27-11, 08:49 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 53,583
Posted By otismedina
Unfortunately, my LBS only has the monocog in...

Unfortunately, my LBS only has the monocog in stock.
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-27-11, 06:09 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 53,583
Posted By otismedina
Would the lack of suspension fork on the monocog...

Would the lack of suspension fork on the monocog be important for riding in MN? My LBS said it wouldn't matter that much for a beginner, and that it would teach me to ride better lines instead of...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-27-11, 05:50 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 53,583
Posted By otismedina
So I figured out that the 1995 Gary Fisher...

So I figured out that the 1995 Gary Fisher Paragon is about one size too big for me. I went down to my local LBS and they suggested I part it out on eBay to get rid of it.

Long story short: I've...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-27-11, 08:12 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 53,583
Posted By otismedina
Great! Thanks for your help.

Great! Thanks for your help.
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-27-11, 07:52 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 53,583
Posted By otismedina
The bike has been sitting outside for about six...

The bike has been sitting outside for about six months. How will I know if the fork needs repair or refurbishing? Is this something I can do myself?
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-27-11, 07:15 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 53,583
Posted By otismedina
I recently received a free 1995 Gary Fisher...

I recently received a free 1995 Gary Fisher Paragon. I don't currently have a mountain bike. If it fits me, is it worth dropping ~$150 on? It has an RS Quadra 21 suspension fork. Is that any good?...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-25-11, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8,938
Views: 1,899,720
Posted By otismedina
Sprinting for 5th place in the Cat D Collegiate...

Sprinting for 5th place in the Cat D Collegiate Ken Woods Memorial Road Race.
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5301/5652426012_9dd45e4683_z.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling 09-01-10, 09:35 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,454
Posted By otismedina
It sounds like you needed new cables.

It sounds like you needed new cables.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-27-10, 09:32 AM
Replies: 8,938
Views: 1,899,720
Posted By otismedina
Me sitting behind the Ole in the Cat5 Opus...

Me sitting behind the Ole in the Cat5 Opus Tuesday night crit series in Minnetonka, MN.
http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash1/hs550.ash1/32104_1482733510147_1288117717_31312615_577931_n.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-26-10, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 384
Posted By otismedina
I've read that the Red FD is flexy because of the...

I've read that the Red FD is flexy because of the Ti. I'm happy with my Rival FD which is identical (except for paint) to the Force FD. I would use a Rival or Force FD. The weight savings of the Red...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-21-10, 05:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 15,760
Posted By otismedina
They are just lighter. The Askium is a pretty...

They are just lighter. The Askium is a pretty good training wheel.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-10-10, 12:37 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 2,923
Posted By otismedina
People in Northfield either give me an entire...

People in Northfield either give me an entire lane, usually cresting a hill with no forward line of sight, or about a foot at 75mph.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-04-10, 11:13 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,113
Posted By otismedina
Asthma and allergies.

Asthma and allergies.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-27-10, 08:02 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,448
Posted By otismedina
That's a lot of weight in wheels. I'd say that...

That's a lot of weight in wheels. I'd say that matters.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-14-10, 10:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By otismedina
Road Shoes: PI Octane SL II or Bontrager RXL

I'm in the market for some new shoes after my venerable Adidas AdiStar Pro Road shoes finally bit the dust. The shop that sponsors my club only sells Bontrager and Pearl Izumi shoes.

I'm choosing...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-23-10, 09:31 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 21,172
Posted By otismedina
(Click for larger image) ...

(Click for larger image)
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4022/4430739184_ab9103952a.jpg (http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4022/4430739184_ab9103952a_b.jpg)
2005 Allez Elite
The frame is the only...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-15-10, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 89,176
Posted By otismedina
A, B, C is a collegiate thing. 1,2,3,4,5 is the...

A, B, C is a collegiate thing. 1,2,3,4,5 is the non junior thing. Often there is a junior race, just like there is a 4/5, 3/4 race at a race. There aren't different cats for junior races, but you...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 03-15-10, 01:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 950
Posted By otismedina
I was diagnosed with asthma when I was three....

I was diagnosed with asthma when I was three. Today I race as a nordic skier and cyclist. I take Advair 500/50 morning and night along with albuterol before exercise. Although my asthma is exercise...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-10, 11:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,015
Posted By otismedina
Man, the decals used to look so much cooler....

Man, the decals used to look so much cooler. They're kinda tame now.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-10, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 89,176
Posted By otismedina
http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?627836-Al...

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?627836-All-souled-Out-%21%21&p=10524156&viewfull=1#post10524156
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-10, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 89,176
Posted By otismedina
I was on (and am on) a junior development team,...

I was on (and am on) a junior development team, so most of my teammates rode juniors. Riding juniors can be more fun because you have a better chance of doing well because: you don't have to race...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-10, 11:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,015
Posted By otismedina
I'm a CAT5, but I raced some as a junior last...

I'm a CAT5, but I raced some as a junior last season. Also, three of the numbers are xc skiing numbers, but the bottom three numbers on the left are all cycling numbers.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-10, 10:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,015
Posted By otismedina
I put a hole in my rear rim (S4.0) last fall by...

I put a hole in my rear rim (S4.0) last fall by running over a screw that went through the tire, tube and rim. I'm not sure how strong the rims are after that. I've never put a hole in my Ksyrium...
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