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Forum: Mountain - Plains 10-06-09, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 550
Posted By rob3rto
Hey Trophy, I can't speak too much to the MO...

Hey Trophy,

I can't speak too much to the MO side, but between my town (Lawrence) and KC there are plenty of towns to check into: Baldwin City (with a private university), Tonganoxie, and Lake...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 09-09-08, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By rob3rto
Nearby in Lawrence there are several and folks...

Nearby in Lawrence there are several and folks from out of town frequent many of them:http://www.lawrencebicycleclub.org/schedule/

If there are any group rides in T-town I'd guess that someone at...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-24-08, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,413
Posted By rob3rto
So what's the rule when there's a huge pileup...

So what's the rule when there's a huge pileup like that? Do they re-race? In that case it looked as if no one could continue.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 05-01-08, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 759
Posted By rob3rto
mingus' ode to lester young. fill in the...

mingus' ode to lester young.

fill in the blanks:

______ leaps in.
in walked ___.
Forum: Mountain - Plains 04-01-08, 03:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By rob3rto
Here's the climb I was thinking of:...

Here's the climb I was thinking of: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=1749841 Just that mountain pass on the way into Cuba. About a 600 foot elevation change, but when you're already that high, the...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 03-31-08, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By rob3rto
I'd go for the one that leaves you feeling best...

I'd go for the one that leaves you feeling best after a long ride. Have you ridden a century on the Roubaix yet? Subtle differences in bike geometry could potentially have a pronounced effect on such...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-25-08, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By rob3rto
You might ask around here:...

You might ask around here: http://www.txbra.org/forum3/index.asp

I'd be interested in knowing as well, it seems the talk has all kind of petered out though.
Forum: Foo 03-25-08, 10:28 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,693
Posted By rob3rto
Grunt counting - I don't really care which rep...

Grunt counting - I don't really care which rep you're on.

Loud, crappy music. You'll never please everyone, and they all have headphones anyway, but it's so loud that I've bought isolator...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 02-27-08, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 372
Posted By rob3rto
I've never ridden it myself, but here's something...

I've never ridden it myself, but here's something from the FAQ:
Q: Any suggestions for training before BAK?

A: One suggestion is that you should be able to do 30 miles in 3 hours or less. Make...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 02-27-08, 01:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 347
Posted By rob3rto
Aww man, you guys are lucky. I've watched them...

Aww man, you guys are lucky. I've watched them the last 3 years and it's a blast, especially the crit which was held downtown here. Two years ago Phil Liggett even came. Enjoy it man!
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-22-08, 02:00 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 17,750
Posted By rob3rto
From our newspaper earlier this winter. Mike is a...

From our newspaper earlier this winter. Mike is a nice guy as well as a great rider:
...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-15-08, 01:08 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,667
Posted By rob3rto
http://t-mobilepictures.com/photos/photo18/98/e3/2...

http://t-mobilepictures.com/photos/photo18/98/e3/2190a4dfe12c.jpg?_rh=b1ts0q3dk5zvo033dh0b48t1t

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/53/162747865_b8d8d92b67.jpg
...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-01-08, 02:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By rob3rto
Except for individual TT. You still have to have...

Except for individual TT. You still have to have a front brake, but you can ride fixed.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-08-08, 08:20 PM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 382,791
Posted By rob3rto
Trade made, thanks!

Trade made, thanks!
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-07-08, 03:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 874
Posted By rob3rto
gamertag: rob3rto (makes it easy, eh?) games:...

gamertag: rob3rto (makes it easy, eh?)
games: Halo 3, call of duty 4 (ftw), burnout revenge.
Forum: Mountain - Plains 01-07-08, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 476
Posted By rob3rto
I go to the recylery next to Johnny's. They don't...

I go to the recylery next to Johnny's. They don't carry a lot of new, but they can order pretty much anything and you don't have to wait long for repairs or orders. Good deals.
I don't know that...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-12-07, 11:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,190
Posted By rob3rto
My commute is less than 4 miles each way but over...

My commute is less than 4 miles each way but over the past month I've added 20 miles or so a couple of times a week. That was all leading up to an 80 mile ride last weekend. If you want to do it,...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 09-26-07, 01:13 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 32,443
Posted By rob3rto
Welcome rcm3! What are you riding?

Welcome rcm3! What are you riding?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-20-07, 09:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 672
Posted By rob3rto
That's what Floyd did on during his big comeback...

That's what Floyd did on during his big comeback on stage 17. But he had a police escort and an ambulance right behind him. And he had gears too.

I usually put my hands on the top bar in hill...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-17-07, 10:11 AM
Replies: 14,057
Views: 1,366,833
Posted By rob3rto
Well quoted, my friend, well quoted. :beer:

Well quoted, my friend, well quoted. :beer:
Forum: Mountain - Plains 09-14-07, 09:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 586
Posted By rob3rto
Nice pics fellas. I just have a few: ...

Nice pics fellas. I just have a few:

http://picasaweb.google.com/rkerley/TourOfMissouri/photo#s5109119709085611682

Right after the KOM and then at the finish.

PS Anyone there for the...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-05-07, 01:23 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,851
Posted By rob3rto
My front wheel fell off my MTB about 20 years...

My front wheel fell off my MTB about 20 years ago; pushed out by one arm of a roller-cam, methinks. About 50 stitches inside and out.
...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-04-07, 11:59 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 9,923
Posted By rob3rto
I saw a guy in KC whose bike was basically a...

I saw a guy in KC whose bike was basically a motorcycle frame with cranks and pedals added. I wish I had a picture, but it was a primer gray hunk o metal. He could cruise it pretty quickly though.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-28-07, 08:45 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,469
Posted By rob3rto
From Sheldon Brown: "Many cyclists shy away...

From Sheldon Brown:
"Many cyclists shy away from using the front brake, due to fear of flying over the handlebars. This does happen, but mainly to people who have not learned to modulate the front...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-28-07, 08:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,449
Posted By rob3rto
Sure does look like an equestrian helmet to me. ...

Sure does look like an equestrian helmet to me.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equestrian_helmet...
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