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Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 04-02-14, 09:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,435
Posted By Bmxovich
Serious miles? Nice touch. From my perspective...

Serious miles? Nice touch. From my perspective and where I live, ya I typically put in serious miles. Along with 4 centuries, 1 supported double, and 1 solo last year. I just did my 2nd ride of...
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 04-02-14, 09:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,969
Posted By Bmxovich
Ah, good as I've used an external battery pack...

Ah, good as I've used an external battery pack with my 510 and reg USB cable, and had zero issues. I thought maybe I was missing something, lol.
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 04-02-14, 08:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,435
Posted By Bmxovich
if you did, then I recommend a recumbent. or...

if you did, then I recommend a recumbent. or just live with a puffy crotch.[/QUOTE]

A recumbent? Yuck.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 03-31-14, 10:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,779
Posted By Bmxovich
"BlazingPedals" Have you owned one, or actually...

"BlazingPedals" Have you owned one, or actually used one for any length of time? I know you haven't from your comparison to the 500. If you like your 500 that's great, I liked mine for the better...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 03-31-14, 07:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,779
Posted By Bmxovich
Unless you want mapping, grab the 510 bundle and...

Unless you want mapping, grab the 510 bundle and don't look back. I've owned a 705, 500, and now two 510's. I love the auto sync and seamless download to my iphone, and use the live track for my...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-21-14, 12:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,306
Posted By Bmxovich
Thanks for the heads up on the fixed gear advice....

Thanks for the heads up on the fixed gear advice. My sons quite comfortable riding fixed in a crowd. But that being said, he does have another fork with front break that he will install for his...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-19-14, 11:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,306
Posted By Bmxovich
I'm in for my 2nd one day STP. My son's riding...

I'm in for my 2nd one day STP. My son's riding his 1st, on a fixed gear track bike.
Forum: Northern California 12-10-13, 06:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,012
Posted By Bmxovich
Ha ha, ya, as long as he's peddling something...

Ha ha, ya, as long as he's peddling something I'll support him.
Forum: Northern California 12-03-13, 09:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,012
Posted By Bmxovich
Thanks for the great info everyone. The Palm...

Thanks for the great info everyone. The Palm Springs ride looks great, and it works schedule wise. My son wants to hit San Francisco to do some fixed gear riding on the way down. Time to make...
Forum: Northern California 12-02-13, 09:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,012
Posted By Bmxovich
Any good January events in Calif?

I'm looking to do a century etc in January. I live in the northwest and wanting to make a trek to some favorable weather.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-28-13, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 516
Posted By Bmxovich
Ahh, damn! Sorry I didn't notice that. Yes, I'm...

Ahh, damn! Sorry I didn't notice that. Yes, I'm that lame. Moderator please feel free to move post.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-28-13, 04:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 516
Posted By Bmxovich
Looking for Colnago Dream Pista & Wabi Lightening

Hey all, I'm looking for these two bikes in a size 55-56 ish.

1. Colnago Dream Pista
2. Wabi Lightening

Complete bikes, or frame only. Pm me or email, bmxovich@hotmail.com
Have cash...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 07-16-13, 06:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,272
Posted By Bmxovich
1st STP for me, and a 1 day finish with 11 1/2...

1st STP for me, and a 1 day finish with 11 1/2 hours on the bike. I rolled out at 4:45 with the first wave and joined pace lines nearly all the way to Portland. That was the best part for me, sizing...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 06-09-13, 08:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 795
Posted By Bmxovich
I've done 30+ rides with my Garmin 510 using the...

I've done 30+ rides with my Garmin 510 using the live track feature. Zero issues, works like it should, lots of 50+ mile rides and 3 century's. My wife loves the security it gives her knowing I'm...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 06-02-13, 11:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By Bmxovich
Just a quick after ride report. It was an...

Just a quick after ride report. It was an amazingly well run event, best I've seen. Great food stops with everything you could want to stay fueled. The scenery was fantastic, never a boring view. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 05-31-13, 12:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By Bmxovich
If the stops actually have cold water available,...

If the stops actually have cold water available, or here's a crazy thought, "a little ice"? It would be 10 times better than the Inland Empire Century. It was interesting climbing up Webber Canyon...
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 05-28-13, 09:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,529
Posted By Bmxovich
I just tipped the scale at 178, down 30+ lbs...

I just tipped the scale at 178, down 30+ lbs since last December. I've been ridding a Titanico X since last summer, and have around 1500 mi on it. It's felt pretty good at times, and painful at...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 05-16-13, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 531
Posted By Bmxovich
The "Trail of the Coeur D'Alene's" is an amazing...

The "Trail of the Coeur D'Alene's" is an amazing must do. About 70 mi from end to end, nearly flat,with little towns scattered along the route. My wife likes to ride it, just noodle along and enjoy...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 05-06-13, 01:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By Bmxovich
Count me in, sounds like a nice ride. Just gotta...

Count me in, sounds like a nice ride. Just gotta survive the heat and goat heads for the Tri-Cities Century this Saturday.
Forum: Pacific Northwest 05-03-13, 10:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By Bmxovich
Curious myself, I'll be in Vegas during Flying...

Curious myself, I'll be in Vegas during Flying Wheels. Did Spokane's Lilac Century last weekend, 5817 ft of climbing, and nursing sore sitbones. You might also consider the Inland Empire Century in...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 04-03-13, 10:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,417
Posted By Bmxovich
Yup, I'm from Spokane as well. Tons of cyclists...

Yup, I'm from Spokane as well. Tons of cyclists around these parts. I'm 53 and between injuries, work, and life in general find it hard to ride from year to year. I just got back to riding after...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-22-13, 05:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,152
Posted By Bmxovich
MyFitnessPal is a great app to make healthy food...

MyFitnessPal is a great app to make healthy food choices. It's super easy to see how many calories are in the thing you just grabbed to put in your body. It also tracks the carbs, protein, and fats...
Forum: Winter Cycling 03-21-13, 01:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,506
Posted By Bmxovich
Inside jacket pocket like others have mentioned. ...

Inside jacket pocket like others have mentioned. You could also get an external battery pack, Duracell sells a nice slim one. That should help keep it going, minimal bulk also.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-21-13, 01:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,604
Posted By Bmxovich
Wow, I can only comment on the Breezer. Amazing...

Wow, I can only comment on the Breezer. Amazing bike, came close to buying one. But like you mentioned the geometry is very racy. JensonUSA had them on sale a while back for a steal of a price. ...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-21-13, 01:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,604
Posted By Bmxovich
Wow, I can only comment on the Breezer. Amazing...

Wow, I can only comment on the Breezer. Amazing bike, came close to buying one. But like you mentioned the geometry is very racy. JensonUSA had them on sale a while back for a steal of a price. ...
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