Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   >

Showing results 1 to 25 of 373
Search took 1.13 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Riverside_Guy
Forum: Northeast 05-26-11, 07:29 AM
Replies: 495
Views: 21,146
Posted By Riverside_Guy
This would be the equivalent: ...

This would be the equivalent:

http://times-up.org/index.php?page=moonlight-ride-prospect-park
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 04-11-11, 08:47 AM
Replies: 6,463
Views: 1,624,929
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Just came across a very interesting video, making...

Just came across a very interesting video, making of a custom steel frame in a custom frame shop in CA:

http://vimeo.com/18969652
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 09-21-10, 09:29 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 45,856
Posted By Riverside_Guy
I learned the hard way that gloves are more than...

I learned the hard way that gloves are more than comfort, I took a nasty spill (10 stitches to my elbow which had multiple flaps of skin dangling) because it was a way humid day and I think one hand...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-04-10, 07:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 739
Posted By Riverside_Guy
One other thing... when the main pain goes away,...

One other thing... when the main pain goes away, don't just stop. Keep some small stretching exercises in any routines you have (even if said routines are mostly getting out of bed in the morning).
Forum: Northeast 07-02-10, 09:29 AM
Replies: 495
Views: 21,146
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Anyone going to be there tonight? Looks to be...

Anyone going to be there tonight? Looks to be dry...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-02-10, 09:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 739
Posted By Riverside_Guy
check out powersteps.com

check out powersteps.com
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-23-10, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6,463
Views: 1,624,929
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Ah, which Blaze? I went cheap and got a Beamer...

Ah, which Blaze? I went cheap and got a Beamer 3... for 20 bucks it sure seems damn good. But I've been doing some sweeping on moonlight rides and am thinking of the 2W Blaze...
Forum: Northeast 06-17-10, 12:32 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,116
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Then maybe you shouldn't have started it calling...

Then maybe you shouldn't have started it calling those who find the ride challenging "pathetic." It fine for you to say YOU don't find it a challenge, but unnecessary to call others "pathetic" if...
Forum: Northeast 06-17-10, 12:25 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,116
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Have noticed that in spring/early summer, most...

Have noticed that in spring/early summer, most wind is from the south. Last fall, most of it was from the north. Always prefer to have strong headwinds in first half of ride, not last half! Like the...
Forum: Northeast 06-17-10, 12:18 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,116
Posted By Riverside_Guy
He, he, he. Seems non-bikers are now being a lot...

He, he, he. Seems non-bikers are now being a lot more courteous than when it opened... good sign! I ran it late at night w/ TimesUp RSD run, was pretty deserted.
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-16-10, 06:39 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 45,856
Posted By Riverside_Guy
TBB, that should spotlight the different feel...

TBB, that should spotlight the different feel with and without the rear damper on the 7.7...
Forum: Northeast 06-16-10, 06:29 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,116
Posted By Riverside_Guy
I love that section, BUT there are a lot of...

I love that section, BUT there are a lot of "frost heaves" on Cherry Walk so when I'm pushing it (for me) I can get jostled a lot.

Long as we're talking Greenway, FWIW that new section (92 to 82) ...
Forum: Northeast 06-16-10, 06:20 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,116
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Not to mention the Hudson Greenway CAN at times...

Not to mention the Hudson Greenway CAN at times present some fairly fierce headwinds. One can generally expect 2-6 extra mph over NOAAs call. Yesterday some sections had me down to 11 going south,...
Forum: Northeast 06-07-10, 07:52 AM
Replies: 495
Views: 21,146
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Oh my, so that was you... next time, let's do...

Oh my, so that was you... next time, let's do formal introduction!

I too do a lot of Greenway riding, being ~200' from Riverside Park. Just listen for huffing and puffing along route.
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-06-10, 11:47 AM
Replies: 6,463
Views: 1,624,929
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Last summer I kept thinking new bike, but as I...

Last summer I kept thinking new bike, but as I reads more, those old steel framed Treks may be more than worth it to hold onto. I HAVE to ditch those twist shifters, I hate them with a passion, so...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-06-10, 11:41 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 45,856
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Curious if you thin the "more comfortable" comes...

Curious if you thin the "more comfortable" comes from the carbon fork and iso-zone damper kind of "loosening up" and absorbing vibrations "better?"

ShOOK, guess you hung onto the bike like I...
Forum: Northeast 06-06-10, 11:31 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,116
Posted By Riverside_Guy
What I find really REALLY pathetic is some feel...

What I find really REALLY pathetic is some feel the need to mock those bikers who may be well north of 60, or at risk by virtue of physical impairment who enjoy the sport and find those "meaningless"...
Forum: Northeast 06-05-10, 07:58 AM
Replies: 495
Views: 21,146
Posted By Riverside_Guy
No AIR as well, somehow I ended up with the...

No AIR as well, somehow I ended up with the walkee-talkee, sweeping. Right off the bat, someone who appeared to have NEVER ridden was all over the place... guy stepped up and said he'd help them out...
Forum: Northeast 06-04-10, 02:19 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 21,146
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Nobody from here showed last Friday, so they HAD...

Nobody from here showed last Friday, so they HAD to appoint me official sweeper... only got a quizzical stare when I said Air & jyossarian taught me everything I know.

Sure hope to see yooz...
Forum: Northeast 06-04-10, 02:10 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,116
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Reading through this thread I keep thinking I'm...

Reading through this thread I keep thinking I'm SUCH a schlub... HH seriously takes it out of me, so I tend to do the lower lap... but was happy last summer to eventually get to 2 runs w/o HH...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-01-10, 10:56 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 45,856
Posted By Riverside_Guy
FWIW, got a PlanetBike headlight (Beamer 3) and...

FWIW, got a PlanetBike headlight (Beamer 3) and am very happy, so cruised their other products. Interesting computers, they show up to 5 data points at the same time (but no cadence if you're looking...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 05-29-10, 01:27 PM
Replies: 314
Views: 45,856
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Perception has to be way off, 15km/h is 9.3m/h,...

Perception has to be way off, 15km/h is 9.3m/h, very slow. Get speedo installed!
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 05-28-10, 06:25 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 45,856
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Congrats on yer Trek! Many factors go into...

Congrats on yer Trek!

Many factors go into speed, the 7.7 is higher geared than my bike AND it's tire width seems closer to road than mine. All of which seems to point to a more "road" focus than...
Forum: Northeast 05-27-10, 08:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 906
Posted By Riverside_Guy
Like I said, I have no issues SHARING these MUTs...

Like I said, I have no issues SHARING these MUTs (multi use trails) as long as common courtesy is shown. I never ride 2 across, I tend to keep away from peds, only blow snot rockets when nobody may...
Forum: Northeast 05-26-10, 12:10 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 21,146
Posted By Riverside_Guy
CP/Riverside Moonlite ride up on Sat... looks to...

CP/Riverside Moonlite ride up on Sat... looks to be dry. They opened the Greenway from 91st to 82nd those with killer legs may be able to hop right into the river.

Who is coming??
Showing results 1 to 25 of 373

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:57 PM.