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Forum: Living Car Free 04-08-15, 09:48 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 8,568
Posted By jiggity
I think it started out as health reasons. I am...

I think it started out as health reasons. I am not a go to the gym type, but if I can get 8 miles in every day and a few more here and there, that would meet where I want to be health wise. Going...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 03-10-15, 06:24 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,957
Posted By jiggity
I essentially eliminated everything that didn't...

I essentially eliminated everything that didn't come in its own wrapper. So, if it came in a cardboard box, I didn't eat it. I stick mainly to fresh fruits and vegetables. My daily routine...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 02-11-15, 11:38 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,957
Posted By jiggity
Sure. It certainly hasn’t been rocket science. ...

Sure. It certainly hasn’t been rocket science. Just about two years ago, I went vegetarian due to getting some raw chicken at a wedding reception. I was in the wedding so a year before that I was...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 02-10-15, 07:51 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,957
Posted By jiggity
Well I am very happy to report back that I have...

Well I am very happy to report back that I have gotten my cholesterol under control. I've dropped the bad chol by 70 points and increased my good chol by 2 point. I am at 200 total! All by...
Forum: Living Car Free 01-16-15, 08:19 AM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 67,066
Posted By jiggity
Finally was able to get back on the bike and ride...

Finally was able to get back on the bike and ride today to work. Olentangy Trail has been icy and its been below my temp range to ride. the ingress and egress areas to the path are still ice...
Forum: Commuting 10-02-14, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14,448
Views: 8,645,528
Posted By jiggity
Just built up this LHT. 7 sp Nexus IGH, roller...

Just built up this LHT. 7 sp Nexus IGH, roller brake on the rear and direct pull on the front, SKS longboards, Soma Oxford handle bar, 26 in marathons, and NR Lumina 500. Sold my car a couple of...
Forum: Commuting 10-02-14, 12:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,023
Posted By jiggity
I just built up a Surly LHT with a Nexus 7 IGH...

I just built up a Surly LHT with a Nexus 7 IGH and rear roller, but opted for direct pull up front. I wanted out of drops so went with a Soma Oxford.

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Forum: General Cycling Discussion 09-30-14, 08:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,160
Posted By jiggity
There is a guy on my MUP that has baby doll arms...

There is a guy on my MUP that has baby doll arms coming out of the top of his helmet like antlers.
Forum: Winter Cycling 09-22-14, 08:10 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 20,775
Posted By jiggity
Question for the group. I saw a gentleman Friday...

Question for the group. I saw a gentleman Friday morning on the trail with a bike helmet that had a smoked visor shield on it. Does anyone have experience with those or know if something like this...
Forum: Commuting 09-02-14, 11:20 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,103
Posted By jiggity
My folding bike just got the boot from my office...

My folding bike just got the boot from my office as well. Cited Fire and Safety code. Oh well.
Forum: Foo 08-22-14, 12:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 567
Posted By jiggity
patience. I have been watching the traffic from...

patience. I have been watching the traffic from my hole in Admissions and its nuts out there. And this is just the OWLs, real move in is tomorrow.

I am assuming you are mom or dad. It will be...
Forum: Commuting 08-12-14, 09:10 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,807
Posted By jiggity
My Nexus 7 is quite loud. There is also a...

My Nexus 7 is quite loud. There is also a cyclical thunk I can feel which each revolution, especially in 3 and 5.
Forum: Training & Nutrition 08-07-14, 08:06 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,957
Posted By jiggity
I have high cholesterol that the Doctor is a...

I have high cholesterol that the Doctor is a little worried about. Its the ratio between the HDL and LDL that should be of concern. If the HDL to LDL is greater than 4:1, it needs to be watched. ...
Forum: Utility Cycling 07-23-14, 09:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,778
Posted By jiggity
Question for you SixtyFiver, is your trailer...

Question for you SixtyFiver, is your trailer connected via frame or through hub bolt?
Forum: Living Car Free 07-23-14, 09:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,019
Posted By jiggity
I don't even bother with the change any longer. ...

I don't even bother with the change any longer. I only have two miles between home and work. While I get a little sweaty it isn't too bad. First thing I do is stash the bike in my cube and then...
Forum: Utility Cycling 07-16-14, 12:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,816
Posted By jiggity
I am down with all of the commando suggestions,...

I am down with all of the commando suggestions, but if that's not your thing, I have been very happy with Ex Officio synthetic boxers. I've also been known to wear a bathing suit most of the time. ...
Forum: Recumbent 07-14-14, 01:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,600
Posted By jiggity
I follow a gent on you tube that had taken a...

I follow a gent on you tube that had taken a ladies golf visor (with the back that is the spiralled key chain material) and laid it over the little oem visor.
Forum: Folding Bikes 05-07-14, 02:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 25,304
Posted By jiggity
alexaschwanden, thanks for the rolling review! ...

alexaschwanden, thanks for the rolling review! Any new info to add?
Forum: Foo 08-15-13, 12:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 602
Posted By jiggity
You can adjust the amount of water you have in...

You can adjust the amount of water you have in your wort that is boiling. I also like to add more hops than what the recipe calls for, usually double. But I am a hophead. That will increase the...
Forum: Winter Cycling 08-15-13, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,206
Posted By jiggity
I have a Sigg double wall insulated bottle that I...

I have a Sigg double wall insulated bottle that I like.
Forum: Foo 08-15-13, 08:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 602
Posted By jiggity
Northern Brewer has a great website and you can...

Northern Brewer has a great website and you can get your kit from them. Lots of instructional video.
Forum: Commuting 08-12-13, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By jiggity
As you ride it, you'll figure out what...

As you ride it, you'll figure out what accessories you do and don't want. Get comfortable with what you have and then make small adjustments as you go. Congrats and happy commuting.
Forum: Commuting 08-06-13, 12:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,388
Posted By jiggity
I had 700x23 and went up to 700x25 Vittoria...

I had 700x23 and went up to 700x25 Vittoria Randonneurs. I like the feel much better on the 25's, and I don't think I've increased my rolling resistance (at least not enough for me to worry about).
Forum: Mountains-Plains Regional Rides and Events 07-24-13, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,161
Posted By jiggity
We were on the Katy this weekend and rode out to...

We were on the Katy this weekend and rode out to Cooper's Landing and ate at Chim's. What a fantastic trail and can't wait to get back there. As a side note, it did rain some, but the two folks in...
Forum: Commuting 07-10-13, 10:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 958
Posted By jiggity
+1 on unscented and waiting until the cooldown. ...

+1 on unscented and waiting until the cooldown. I liked both a baby wipe and any wipe that included witchhazel.
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