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Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 06-03-14, 11:16 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
As an underemployed 20-something powermeters are...

As an underemployed 20-something powermeters are way out of my price range. I did buy a bluetooth cadence meter for my bike that connects to my phone. At first I was all for it, but I then came to...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-28-14, 11:01 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
Mark, Looks like you'll be able to race today....

Mark, Looks like you'll be able to race today. Overcast, but not too bad. I'm hoping the same with Wall.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-29-14, 08:59 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
I'm in monmouth county about 20 miles north of...

I'm in monmouth county about 20 miles north of wall. I talked to Sam, the promoter, racing is probably still going to happen. Forecast says 50% chance of rain. In regards to the future, the GSVA...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-24-14, 08:25 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
Today I drove the two hours into T-town....

Today I drove the two hours into T-town. Definitely a nice track there, too bad it's about 100 miles away....
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-15-14, 09:05 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
Sorry to hear that Dalai! Heal up soon!

Sorry to hear that Dalai! Heal up soon!
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-15-14, 10:46 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
didn't look too sketchy.... the roads I ride are...

didn't look too sketchy.... the roads I ride are riddled with unavoidable potholes. Best of luck! Post pics from the event!


in training news, I went for a road ride with my uncle on sunday....
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-11-14, 07:06 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
Love the last bits of your posts! I'm...

Love the last bits of your posts!



I'm trying to go to T-town this weekend to get on an actual track as opposed to riding my track bike on the road....
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-10-14, 10:19 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
Just used it for the first time. Steel was too...

Just used it for the first time. Steel was too soft.....
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-10-14, 07:59 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
My two cents: It took 3 visits to the...

My two cents:

It took 3 visits to the velodrome for the promoter to start letting me race. The first week I was only riding up track and not with any racers/just the promoter before he had to run...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-09-14, 10:18 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
thats a good deal for all that IMHO.

thats a good deal for all that IMHO.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-09-14, 10:15 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
I made a chain whip with some chain and some...

I made a chain whip with some chain and some steel stock. I had a cheap chainwhip/lockring tool i bought off ebay but the chain from the chainwhip got in the way when i went to take the lockring off....
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-08-14, 10:47 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
I'm building a beater fixed gear for road use so...

I'm building a beater fixed gear for road use so i can save the track bike from non-race use. I'm going to take the stock seatpost from the Windsor for the build and want to upgrade the seatpost on...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-08-14, 10:10 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
My track isn't open yet (on account of it being a...

My track isn't open yet (on account of it being a car race track first, then a Velodrome). Debating going out to T-Town early morning to ride there. Anyone know if you can generally just use the...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-25-14, 12:18 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
Awesome, I was actually looking at that exact...

Awesome, I was actually looking at that exact stem. Thanks Vance Mac.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-25-14, 12:04 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
any recommendations on a stem? currently have a...

any recommendations on a stem? currently have a generic 110 mm with 7 degree rise/drop and 26mm handlebar clamping area and 1 1/8 steerer tube. looking for 90mm and 25.4 mm clamping area since i...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-25-14, 11:55 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
yeah, i wouldn't use one for racing due to...

yeah, i wouldn't use one for racing due to friction and extra small bend ratio on the chain.


sorry to hear that
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-25-14, 10:47 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
thanks, maybe one day i'll grab one.

thanks, maybe one day i'll grab one.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-23-14, 09:27 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
carelton: I thought they didn't make 12T cogs for...

carelton: I thought they didn't make 12T cogs for fixed....

i had a roller race in the beginning of march and the gear restriction was 51:14. I don't think I could run that at a track anytime...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-07-14, 07:01 PM
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Posted By dro.pru
In training status; I braved the cold and went...

In training status; I braved the cold and went for bike rides Wednesday and today. It felt good to get out and actually ride even though it was less than an hour both times. Got a PR up a local hill...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-04-14, 08:09 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
Thanks for the input guys.

Thanks for the input guys.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-03-14, 01:45 PM
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Views: 25,000
Posted By dro.pru
Interesting read so far, and took me a while to...

Interesting read so far, and took me a while to catch up.

Carleton, congrats on the upcoming custom build. New toys are always fun.

As for my training thus far; NJ has been having some ****...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 01-13-14, 03:50 AM
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Posted By dro.pru
that looks like a cool design for a velodrome.

that looks like a cool design for a velodrome.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 01-05-14, 05:20 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,336
Posted By dro.pru
Cycling was always the priority and climbing was...

Cycling was always the priority and climbing was more a social thing with my friends.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 01-04-14, 11:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,336
Posted By dro.pru
Sorry to steer this thread off course again. ...

Sorry to steer this thread off course again.



I guess I am young: 23. And since I started cycling more I've noticed the additional leg mass, but I've hovered around the same weight with both...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 01-03-14, 09:15 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,336
Posted By dro.pru
I'm more into top rope/getting into sport as...

I'm more into top rope/getting into sport as opposed to bouldering, but it is strictly recreational and my place of employment. Once i find a better job i probably won't be climbing as much. I...
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