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Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 05-01-16, 12:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,987
Posted By knoxtnhorn
I really liked it as well. Actually, I liked it...

I really liked it as well. Actually, I liked it enough to want to start training to do this in 2 years. I doubt I'd ever get to the point at which I'd actually compete. I'd be more interested in...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-17-15, 10:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 340
Posted By knoxtnhorn
I've used Ride With GPS before. I don't have a...

I've used Ride With GPS before. I don't have a Garmin. I almost always plot my rides before making them. I guess I'm just looking for some real-time info to check while I'm on the bike. If, for...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-17-15, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 340
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Strava, MmR, etc... Way to see elevation while riding?

Am I missing it? I've got both of the apps mentioned in the title. I'd like to see the line graph of elevation as I ride. I know I can see it both before and after a ride but is there a way to see...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-16-15, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Sorry. I meant the smallest gear on the back...

Sorry. I meant the smallest gear on the back wheel. I checked and the derailleur isn't moving when flipping the handle. It's got to be a broken cable, yes? It happened while I was biking on a...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-16-15, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Rear derailleur stuck in lowest gear...

I was on my trainer. I don't recall hearing a pop. Nothing is stuck. The shifter moves but doesn't shift the rear gear out of the lowest gear. Any idea? I was out of saddle when it happened if...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-31-14, 04:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 937
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Awesome. Thanks for the reply. Makes perfect...

Awesome. Thanks for the reply. Makes perfect sense.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-31-14, 02:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 937
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Two quick effort/workout questions re: efficiency and recovery

1) Let's say you're on a short climb which, for me, is about 2 minutes long. I give a hard enough, out-of-saddle effort so that my legs are screaming as I go over the top. My instinct is to coast...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-26-14, 12:04 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,923
Posted By knoxtnhorn
I've done both, with very little preparation and...

I've done both, with very little preparation and some major mistakes. The marathon was much harder.

I'm relatively fit, play sports, etc...

I got my first road bike and completed a 112 mile...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-30-14, 01:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,042
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Thanks again for all the advice. I'm giving TN...

Thanks again for all the advice. I'm giving TN Sports Med a call next week. My fitter will do another assessment for free after my inherent issues are resolved.
Forum: Southeast 05-30-14, 01:08 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 41,399
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Hey Stardust. Knoxville here. I did the Ride...

Hey Stardust. Knoxville here. I did the Ride the Plains ride and ended up in the video on YouTube. Riding solo a few seconds in - just after leaving the parking lot.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-29-14, 11:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,042
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Thanks for all the input. To answer some...

Thanks for all the input. To answer some questions...

I had issues before the fit. When getting the fit, I noticed that the fitter seemed perplexed at a couple of things which kind of fits the...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-29-14, 05:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,042
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Professional fit doesn't seem to be working. What next?

So I finally caved and did a professional fit seeing as how this was always the de facto response to almost any question about comfort and pain relief on a bike. I believe it has helped a tad but...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-17-14, 10:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Insoles - adverse effect?

Perhaps I'm over-analyzing this or perhaps I'm on to something. Just wanted to get your thoughts.

I've been trying to get my fit down which has been difficult due to structural issues with my...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-18-14, 05:44 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,203
Posted By knoxtnhorn
LOL. I had a horrible experience with TDC about...

LOL. I had a horrible experience with TDC about 3 years ago. Completely my fault. I joined at team from a LBS that insinuated that we could donate to be on the team but the LBS would raise the...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-08-14, 06:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 407
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Well, I damn near froze to death riding the...

Well, I damn near froze to death riding the Frostbite 50 in Knoxville. Started snowing a bit halfway through. Still a good time. I was not prepared for my first true cold-weather ride. It must...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-06-14, 04:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,330
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Funny thing about the Jerky Boys as applies to...

Funny thing about the Jerky Boys as applies to this site...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPYH3Ky0bVA

"Ohh. Does it have speeds???"

Anyway, I ordered a saddle online. It's wider and has a...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-30-14, 09:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,330
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Thanks for the responses. I'm going to a bike...

Thanks for the responses. I'm going to a bike shop today and taking my current saddle. I'll let you know how far off my measurements were. FWIW, I kept the saddle the bike came with. I'm assuming...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-29-14, 02:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,330
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Bike sit. Saddle is tearing the $%^ out of me. /Sol Rosenburg

I'm trying to determine if, perhaps, my seat is too narrow. I mean, it looks narrow just looking at it.

I've followed the instructions to get my sit measurement and have come up with about 143mm....
Forum: Road Cycling 01-18-14, 12:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,492
Posted By knoxtnhorn
For what it's worth, I signed up and am about to...

For what it's worth, I signed up and am about to get ready to start Trainerroad. I understand what y'all were saying (above) now. Trainerroad has the workouts for all Sufferlandia workouts. I can...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-18-14, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 782
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Quick question for those that use Trainerroad

I've finally got everything set up and am ready to do my first Trainerroad workout.

I understand the concept(s) behind wanting to keep tire pressure and trainer tension constant from workout to...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 01-13-14, 06:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 353
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Garmin Speed/cadence and ANT+ key not communicating...

I've ordered the above and have installed both. The GSC 10 is fitted to my bike and working properly. The software for the ANT+ key seems to also be installed; however, the speed/cadence device is...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-14, 08:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,492
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Ok. I get that the Sufferfest vids aren't...

Ok. I get that the Sufferfest vids aren't needed. So, what am I supposed to do on the 25th (opening day)? Some random workout or does Trainerroad provide a certain workout through its website that...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-14, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,492
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Trainerroad / Sufferlandia

Ok. So y'all have convinced me to join trainerroad. I anxiously await my power meter from Amazon to get started.

That being said, have any of y'all done or are planning to do Sufferlandia? If...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-14, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By knoxtnhorn
As you can see from my inability to post a link...

As you can see from my inability to post a link properly, you're dealing with a newbie when it comes to tech.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-14, 08:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By knoxtnhorn
Garmin ANT+, Garmin Heart Rate Monitor, Iphone4 (Last ?; I promise)

So, I'm still trying to figure this stuff out as it pertains to joininghttp://www.trainerroad.com. Since I'm stuck with an Iphone 4, my options are limited to the heart rate choice for the program. ...
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