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Forum: Southwest 01-01-14, 03:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,981
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
I live in the N E valley (Las Sendas / Mesa)....

I live in the N E valley (Las Sendas / Mesa). Right next to Bush Hwy (to get to Saguaro) and Usery Mountain range. I ride out here daily. Depending on how much "flat" riding you want to do there is...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-31-13, 03:51 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 5,790
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
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Started riding April 21st 2013...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-27-13, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
I just bought with the attacks for $1150.00 (like...

I just bought with the attacks for $1150.00 (like 5 days ago) because my strikes were too big for some of the climbs so if you can get the assaults for cheaper then I think its a great deal! I have...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-26-13, 01:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 590
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Yea the first one didnt get much publicity but I...

Yea the first one didnt get much publicity but I read online a cyclist "ran a stop sign" leaving the 85 mile route around the 930am time and was struck by a vehicle and died later at the hospital....
Forum: Road Cycling 11-26-13, 12:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 590
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Yea we had most of our group pull out from the...

Yea we had most of our group pull out from the race, cant blame you all I kept saying to myself was "Just pedal faster, pedal harder and it will be done faster" haha. I was frozen and soaked by mile...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-26-13, 12:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 590
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
I could see where the mix up of the shorter...

I could see where the mix up of the shorter course riders mixing with the longer course riders could be an issue. Most of the crashes we saw were weather related (couldnt see what was in the road due...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-26-13, 08:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 590
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Thank you everyone for the words of encouragement...

Thank you everyone for the words of encouragement and thank yous!
Forum: Road Cycling 11-25-13, 05:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 590
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
I live in Las Sendas, where do you guys meet up...

I live in Las Sendas, where do you guys meet up at? I do Las Sendas and Hawes every day, literally.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 11-25-13, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 574
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
I was with a group of about 8 people together on...

I was with a group of about 8 people together on the excess road, I was fighting to keep up with them until about the 98 mile mark and I dropped out of the pack and fought the last 8 miles or so to...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-25-13, 12:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 590
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
First century ride & it was El Tour 2013 !

I have been riding bikes since April 21st 2013 to get back into shape and this weekend (my 30th birthday) I spent 6 hours in the freezing cold horrible rain to ride my first century!! I never thought...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 11-25-13, 12:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 574
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Congrats on both the first century ride as well...

Congrats on both the first century ride as well as doing the El Tour.

This ride was was my first century and El Tour as well!!

I must have been just in front of you because my Garmin elapsed...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 11-25-13, 12:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 509
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Congrats! This was my first El Tour as well, did...

Congrats! This was my first El Tour as well, did the 107 mile and a lot of our group (13 riders total, only 4 finished) so you should give yourself a huge pat on the back for enduring that and...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-15-13, 06:13 PM
Replies: 25,711
Views: 14,496,740
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
everything minus bottle cages. garmin mount,...

everything minus bottle cages.

garmin mount, and look pedals included in this weight:

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This is with the STRIKES too, I could shave some...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-15-13, 08:59 AM
Replies: 25,711
Views: 14,496,740
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
A week or so ago I picked up the new VeloVie...

A week or so ago I picked up the new VeloVie Vitesse 500.

Sram Red 22. Reynolds strike wheels. FSA carbon cockpit. Fizik saddle. Look pedals. Essor bottle cages.

346152 346153 ...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-02-13, 08:29 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
The reason I went with gator skins is because I...

The reason I went with gator skins is because I only ride on the streets and in Mesa Tempe Gilbert area I can't keep tires on a bike. Between 8 flats a week and a tire or two a month I said **** this...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-01-13, 06:47 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Picked her up today. ...

Picked her up today.

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Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-01-13, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 362,618
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
LOOPS PHX is every Monday 8PM at Civic Space Park...

LOOPS PHX is every Monday 8PM at Civic Space Park
444 N Central Ave Phoenix, AZ 85004

LOOPS AZ (Tempe) is every Wednesday 8PM at Tempe Beach Park
2 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281

Routes depend...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 09:42 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Hahahaha. It's not done yet. They're just teasing...

Hahahaha. It's not done yet. They're just teasing me with photos of it.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 07:58 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
bibs and jerseys when I ride. Unless its too work...

bibs and jerseys when I ride. Unless its too work then its reg clothes but I have another bike for that.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 07:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 788
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
you guys that are at 900 + that is awesome !!...

you guys that are at 900 + that is awesome !! makes me wish i had more time in life to ride !! keep it up !
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 06:21 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
I am going to.. believe me... I am going to ride...

I am going to.. believe me... I am going to ride this heck outta this bad boy.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 05:52 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
**** it... i bought the Essor carbon fiber...

**** it... i bought the Essor carbon fiber wheels... it hurt.. but whatever.. its only money.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 04:16 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
No that fork is mine. I wanted the Undefeated...

No that fork is mine. I wanted the Undefeated fork but they didnt have one in stock when I placed the order. So I am getting the Undefeated fork.

The Essor carbon fiber wheels... from what I know...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 04:12 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,709
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
Yea if my seat was that high I would think I have...

Yea if my seat was that high I would think I have an issue with my body... Id be 8' tall and be 6' of legs. haha
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-30-13, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 362,618
Posted By NickWilsonAZ
You should. Such a fun ride. Group usually will...

You should. Such a fun ride. Group usually will split into 2 or 3 depending on pace you want to ride at. 30 mph guys at the front... 20 mph guys in the middle and some of the slower people behind...
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