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Forum: Texas 07-17-16, 09:58 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By txags92
People buying comfort bikes could care less about...

People buying comfort bikes could care less about where the bike is from and whether it is handmade. They are not generally discriminating buyers. When they do carefully compare variables, those...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 05-03-16, 10:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,495
Posted By txags92
I got lucky, because I set it to record another...

I got lucky, because I set it to record another hour when I realized the show wasn't starting as scheduled. Then went to bed...
Forum: Texas 04-27-16, 03:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,361
Posted By txags92
Harris County Flood Warning System...

Harris County Flood Warning System (http://www.harriscountyfws.org/GageDetail/Index/2010)

The gauge is showing it holding pretty steady at around 95.1-95.2’ for the last 2 days even with the...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 04-25-16, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,495
Posted By txags92
Probably mostly has to do with the fact that on...

Probably mostly has to do with the fact that on NBCSN last night at 11pm, when they were supposed to be showing the race, we were instead treated to the Match of the Week Pt 2 from the English...
Forum: Texas 04-19-16, 10:40 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
Sorry I didn’t see you. We started from our...

Sorry I didn’t see you. We started from our house and were waiting at Clay and Barker Cypress for the rest of our team to come up Barker Cypress from their start location down at Park Row and I-10. ...
Forum: Texas 04-18-16, 06:25 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
They absolutely made the right call! Between...

They absolutely made the right call! Between about 11 am and 2pm, the area around and west of Bastrop got about 5 inches of rain. That would have been a disaster with 5-10 thousand riders in the...
Forum: Texas 04-15-16, 09:31 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
Day 2 cancelled details to come...

Day 2 cancelled details to come...
Forum: Texas 04-14-16, 03:23 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
MS Society just posted an update saying ride is a...

MS Society just posted an update saying ride is a go for now (See below). I suspect the update tomorrow morning will tell us whether day 2 is a go or not. If there is a more than insignificant risk...
Forum: Texas 04-14-16, 09:13 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
I will bring a jacket, but depending on how warm...

I will bring a jacket, but depending on how warm it is, usually I will just ride in a long sleeve underlayer and a jersey even if it rains. If I wear a waterproof jacket for too long when it is...
Forum: Texas 04-13-16, 05:09 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
I do remember riding one year where we had a...

I do remember riding one year where we had a really stiff wind from the NNE. It was a crosswind pretty much all day until we made the turn to the south right before La Grange. I remember turning...
Forum: Texas 04-13-16, 05:06 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
I wonder if these guys can get a bike here before...

I wonder if these guys can get a bike here before Saturday for me?
Forum: Texas 04-13-16, 10:01 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
What do you mean? It looks awesome! Did you see...

What do you mean? It looks awesome! Did you see that double digit tailwind in the forecast? If you ride faster than the wind, the rain drops don't hit you, right? RIGHT?
Forum: Texas 04-07-16, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 795
Posted By txags92
Knock on wood, I have never had any issues on our...

Knock on wood, I have never had any issues on our 4Runner.
Forum: Texas 04-07-16, 01:03 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
If you look on the ride website (ms150.org) under...

If you look on the ride website (ms150.org) under the news tab, there is a "ride program" I believe that includes a list of what they are providing with the evening meal. The only beverage I saw...
Forum: Texas 04-06-16, 09:04 AM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
aggarcia, Let me start by apologizing if I...

aggarcia,

Let me start by apologizing if I offended you by what I said.In looking back at it, I see that I sounded like I was unhappy with the current activities of the Ride Marshals, and that is...
Forum: Texas 04-05-16, 02:57 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
I think Critical Mass doing a ride out there...

I think Critical Mass doing a ride out there would be an absolute disaster for the cycling community and would do irreparable damage to our relationship with the local leaders out there. This whole...
Forum: Texas 04-05-16, 10:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By txags92
Yeah, that finish into Chappell Hill feels a lot...

Yeah, that finish into Chappell Hill feels a lot different with a 15 mph south wind instead of the 10-15 mph north wind we had behind us on the way back in this year. I managed to hit 39.5 mph down...
Forum: Texas 03-31-16, 02:23 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 25,816
Posted By txags92
If you can do the $400 fundraising before the...

If you can do the $400 fundraising before the ride, then why not give it a try? Worst case is that you raise some money for an excellent cause and have to sag for a few miles.

As for test rides,...
Forum: Texas 03-22-16, 08:25 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 19,999
Posted By txags92
Yeah, tough ride on Saturday. Spent some time in...

Yeah, tough ride on Saturday. Spent some time in a group with SAGit on the way to Monaville. Looked like everybody was on their best behavior, but it was hard to tell if it was just because we were...
Forum: Texas 03-15-16, 08:33 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 19,999
Posted By txags92
I have no way to confirm this since the Waller...

I have no way to confirm this since the Waller County Judge was kind enough to delete his post and all replies that went with it, but was an allegation made that some of the intersections that...
Forum: Texas 03-15-16, 08:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By txags92
Well, in my defense, he didn't ask for "insanely...

Well, in my defense, he didn't ask for "insanely hilly", he asked for "low traffic" routes. Not everybody looking for a place to ride is looking to punish themselves...
Forum: Texas 03-14-16, 05:20 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 19,999
Posted By txags92
Apparently the Magnolia Miles ride didn't let...

Apparently the Magnolia Miles ride didn't let Waller County know they were coming on Saturday. Waller County has been dealing with closed and flooded roads for several days. People came a bit...
Forum: Texas 03-14-16, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By txags92
I have never ridden my bike south of I-10 in that...

I have never ridden my bike south of I-10 in that area, so I wouldn't know. I am from Houston, so W and E Ammann Road and Blanco are plenty hilly for me.
Forum: Texas 03-13-16, 08:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By txags92
I don't like riding on Ralph Fair. It is not...

I don't like riding on Ralph Fair. It is not what I would consider low traffic at all. High speed limit and little or no shoulder. I would instead ride out the north end onto Ammann Road, then...
Forum: Texas 03-07-16, 05:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,367
Posted By txags92
Yeah, the road isn't going through the park. It...

Yeah, the road isn't going through the park. It is just connecting Park Row through to Dairy Ashford on the south side of the dam. I wish they would work on the connector trail up from THP to Bear...
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