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Forum: Triathlon 03-16-09, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 998
Posted By Shantar42
Can you swim with contacts? Does the suction of...

Can you swim with contacts? Does the suction of the swim goggles pull them out? I had contacts one time, but because i''ve been wearing glasses for almost 30 years I felt naked without them and...
Forum: Triathlon 03-16-09, 10:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 998
Posted By Shantar42
Triathlons and Prescription Glasses

Hi all! I'm new to the Triatlon seen and am doing my first sprint at the end of April. I wear Prescription glasses and will be doing a pool swim. Do you all just keep your glasses by your bike and...
Forum: Triathlon 02-27-09, 05:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 674
Posted By Shantar42
Training you lungs?

HI all. I'm training for my first Triathalon and am excited, nervous and a bit overwhelmed. One question (one of hundreds) I have is that I've so much about a runners high and that once you feel it...
Forum: Commuting 02-05-09, 12:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,272
Posted By Shantar42
I think you should get one then. I know your...

I think you should get one then. I know your wife very well, and she would love it if you treated yourself to it. What model do you want. I'll hint it to her and maybe you'll get it for...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-11-09, 11:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 454
Posted By Shantar42
I just ordered my very first folder....

a Dahon Speed Pro TT. I'm so excited! I usually ride a recumbent on 100+ mile rides but wanted something I could commute on, fold up but also ride after/before work for my training rides. I'm...
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 12-23-08, 05:38 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,684
Posted By Shantar42
Century a month

I'd Like to try this challenge! I'll be a bit hard with work and all but I'm planning a 200k January 1st. That will be my longest ride to date and a great start to the new year! Thanks!
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Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 12-16-08, 05:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By Shantar42
Hello! I just signed up to join RUSA too. I'm...

Hello! I just signed up to join RUSA too. I'm eagerly waiting for my number as I'd like to do a 200k on Jan 1st. Hope you get your number soon!
Forum: Triathlon 10-01-08, 11:52 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 35,885
Posted By Shantar42
Newbie of Newbies

Hello all! I have been thinking of trying a triathalon for quite a while however, I never knew anyone who ever did or attempted one before and kept puting it off. I do ride my bike quite a bit but...
Forum: Triathlon 10-01-08, 07:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By Shantar42
Newbie of Newbies Here in the D/FW area :P

Hello all! I have been thinking of trying a triathalon for quite a while however, I never knew anyone who ever did or attempted one before and kept puting it off. I do ride my bike quite a bit but...
Forum: Recumbent 08-25-08, 07:45 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,156
Posted By Shantar42
I wear a helmet always. It's definatly worth it...

I wear a helmet always. It's definatly worth it if you want to protect youself. Also, i want to be taken serously as a cyclist. If I ride without a helmet I feel like a kid who thinks they are too...
Forum: Recumbent 08-25-08, 07:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,435
Posted By Shantar42
HI! I had the same problem you did. I'm 5'2. I...

HI! I had the same problem you did. I'm 5'2. I looked at the Giro 20 and almost went with it as my husband has the giro 26. But, I wanted something a bit sportier. I wanted to also try a...
Forum: Texas 07-12-08, 08:38 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 36,917
Posted By Shantar42
My new bikes!

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3241/2662428914_9cc1d40738.jpg?
This is my new Catrike 700

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3166/2621342854_0fdcfe0b07.jpg?v=0
and my new Challenge Hurricane SL
Forum: Recumbent 07-12-08, 08:34 PM
Replies: 917
Views: 279,631
Posted By Shantar42
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3241/2662428914_9cc...

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3241/2662428914_9cc1d40738.jpg
This is my brand new Catrike 700! Just picked it up yesterday!
Forum: Recumbent 06-29-08, 08:37 AM
Replies: 917
Views: 279,631
Posted By Shantar42
Challenge Hurricane SL

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3166/2621342854_0fdcfe0b07.jpg?v=0


This is my brand new Challenge Hurricane SL!
Forum: Recumbent 06-12-08, 07:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,104
Posted By Shantar42
My husband commutes 21 + miles one way on his...

My husband commutes 21 + miles one way on his recumbent. He rides a Bacchetta Giro 26. He'll stretch it out even longer most times though.
Forum: Recumbent 03-24-08, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By Shantar42
Challenge Hurricane SL Or Giro 20?

Hello,
I'm looking into getting a Giro 20 (I'd prefer the Giro TT but I know its not out yet) or Challenge Hurricane SL with Under seat stearing. I'm planning a trip to Colorodo to try them...
Forum: Recumbent 03-19-08, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,478
Posted By Shantar42
Yes, Evblazer is my husband. I'll check out...

Yes, Evblazer is my husband. I'll check out www.rbentonline.org. Thanks.
Forum: Recumbent 03-19-08, 08:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,478
Posted By Shantar42
Performance Xpr Stilletto vs. Giro 20 TT ?

Anyone hear of the Performance xpr Stilletto or know anything about it? I am hard pressed to find any reviews. I"m Looking for a 2 wheel, swb, uss recumbent. I'm also thinking about trying out the...
Forum: Touring 01-21-08, 11:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 964
Posted By Shantar42
Handlebar bags?

HI all. I'm looking into getting a Handlebar bag. I'm a big fan of topeak but open to suggestions. My husband and I have been venturing further and further away from home and writing down turn...
Forum: Touring 01-21-08, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,839
Posted By Shantar42
Another Good Option

I looked at both these bikes. I decided to go with the Novara Element. It has disk brakes and tough enough to carry all my bags and equipment for touring. It has a smooth ride even over bumpy...
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