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Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-25-16, 12:29 PM
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Posted By mike868y
from the lake bluff round of intelligentsia. i'm...

from the lake bluff round of intelligentsia. i'm about 30th wheel and there's an entire straightaway of guys strung out behind me. huge field, great course. photo by a teammate.
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Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-25-16, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5,627
Views: 187,427
Posted By mike868y
this week is all about recovering from...

this week is all about recovering from intelligentsia so i can go into my gmsr build relatively rested. tsb says i'm not fatigued at all, legs say otherwise. racing beverly wednesday night but don't...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-25-16, 09:35 AM
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Views: 45,922
Posted By mike868y
more reports from intelligentsia day 4: west...

more reports from intelligentsia

day 4: west dundee
this course was nuts! 0.6 miles, basically a 30s steep hill to the finish, a turn, descend, then back to the hill. a few dangerous moves went...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-20-16, 09:18 AM
Replies: 1,216
Views: 45,922
Posted By mike868y
First weekend of intelligentsia done and dusted. ...

First weekend of intelligentsia done and dusted.
Day 1: Beverly - strong (Bissel, Astellas, Bahati) p123 field on a very technical course. made a few mistakes, ended up on the wrong wheel, got...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-17-16, 09:33 AM
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Views: 776,459
Posted By mike868y
not to mention buying sworks shoes is like buying...

not to mention buying sworks shoes is like buying shoes for life. i bought a pair maybe 6 years ago and have had them warrantied 3 times, i think, no questions asked, always with the most recent...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-14-16, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3,761
Views: 173,230
Posted By mike868y
i use the vittoria corsas on wide rims (pacenti)...

i use the vittoria corsas on wide rims (pacenti) with latex tubes for racing. i've never ridden tubulars, the ride is like butter, i love it. would never train on those tires though, way too fragile....
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-14-16, 07:56 AM
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Views: 187,427
Posted By mike868y
this week has been all about tapering and resting...

this week has been all about tapering and resting for the 10 day smash fest that is going to be intelligentsia. feeling pretty decent. the first day (tomorrow) is a very very strong p123 field so my...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 01:50 PM
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Views: 187,427
Posted By mike868y
honestly around here if you're riding <2 hours...

honestly around here if you're riding <2 hours it's probably more efficient to train indoors. one summer in undergrad i did basically all my training indoors (i was working in a lab and usually got...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1,216
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Posted By mike868y
sure but more people are doing camps in august...

sure but more people are doing camps in august now.

i was also just making a joke.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 09:14 AM
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Posted By mike868y
concord, cream will rise, tokeneke, mayors cup ...

concord, cream will rise, tokeneke, mayors cup

but yeah, the bulk of the racing in NE is before July as cross seems to start earlier every year
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3,525
Views: 140,427
Posted By mike868y
last year iirc they did both.

last year iirc they did both.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 08:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 663
Posted By mike868y
fyi the hero session is on sale as part of...

fyi the hero session is on sale as part of "amazon prime day"
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 07:38 AM
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Views: 140,427
Posted By mike868y
does anyone know if the hartford ccap crit is...

does anyone know if the hartford ccap crit is happening this year?
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 07:35 AM
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Posted By mike868y
idk what you're doing but i've raced just about...

idk what you're doing but i've raced just about every weekend since april except last weekend (which i chose to skip).
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-11-16, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1,216
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Posted By mike868y
agreed tkp and gc.

agreed tkp and gc.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-10-16, 06:25 AM
Replies: 3,525
Views: 140,427
Posted By mike868y
bummed i'm missing hilltowns! i'll be pretending...

bummed i'm missing hilltowns! i'll be pretending to be a crit racer instead.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-09-16, 02:39 PM
Replies: 15,888
Views: 776,459
Posted By mike868y
i have a pair, i love them. the resistance unit...

i have a pair, i love them. the resistance unit and bumpers mean you can go as hard as you want on them. ok, maybe i wouldn't do full on out of the saddle sprints, but anything short of that works...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-09-16, 06:19 AM
Replies: 3,525
Views: 140,427
Posted By mike868y
i've done it on a road bike. bring good tires and...

i've done it on a road bike. bring good tires and you'll be fine. it's a really fun ride, definitely tough if you're pushing the pace too. the years i've done it the "fast guys" have pushed the pace...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-08-16, 08:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 657
Posted By mike868y
definitely replace the o-ring! if you email them...

definitely replace the o-ring! if you email them they'll send you a new one. i think w/o it the battery will drain faster and it will be much more susceptible to water getting in.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-08-16, 08:18 AM
Replies: 5,627
Views: 187,427
Posted By mike868y
to be fair, i'm just being a headcase. i think...

to be fair, i'm just being a headcase. i think i'm lighter than I was in april and i'm comparing training numbers at the end of a block to numbers from racing fresh. I'm glad to have a powermeter now...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-08-16, 07:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 657
Posted By mike868y
i had some initial problems with my stages but i...

i had some initial problems with my stages but i think it might have been user error (i think when I removed the battery cover when I first got it i lost the o-ring) and it's been fine (plenty of...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-08-16, 07:38 AM
Replies: 5,627
Views: 187,427
Posted By mike868y
i'm convinced that either my powermeter was...

i'm convinced that either my powermeter was broken in april or i really really ****ed up my training the last few months.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-07-16, 07:25 AM
Replies: 5,627
Views: 187,427
Posted By mike868y
sprints last night. max power was ****, but i did...

sprints last night. max power was ****, but i did set a new PR for 15s through 30s, so that's something.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-06-16, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3,525
Views: 140,427
Posted By mike868y
yeah i'm going to skip it. in all honesty i'll...

yeah i'm going to skip it. in all honesty i'll probably train a bit this weekend because i'll be dammed if i don't spend some beautiful summer days on my bike, but next week is going to be super...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-06-16, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3,525
Views: 140,427
Posted By mike868y
trying to decide if i want to do capital region....

trying to decide if i want to do capital region. on the one hand i've never done it and it's always been on my "to do" list. on the other hand, i can't remember the last weekend i didn't race and i...
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