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Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-21-11, 07:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 836
Posted By yonderboy
When my kiddo was in the 6-9 month range, I did a...

When my kiddo was in the 6-9 month range, I did a season of track racing. I was either DFL or OTB in every race, but I could expect to have at least 1 evening a week where I could ride.

I would...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 08-13-09, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,647
Posted By yonderboy
How big is that bucket of nits? Thanks for...

How big is that bucket of nits? Thanks for completely ignoring the power comparison. If you'd like, I can go find the original Road Cycling thread so you can argue with like-minded pedants.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-22-09, 11:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By yonderboy
Washington Park...

Washington Park (http://www.washingtonparkpdx.org/attractions.htm) is not too far from the track. Washington Square Mall is also down the road, if they're into shopping.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-21-09, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By yonderboy
Show up on a Wednesday with $5 for the bike and...

Show up on a Wednesday with $5 for the bike and $5 for the class. Bring your own pedals if you have them. They have clips & straps for people who like to ride with street shoes, but if you're used...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-14-09, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 770
Posted By yonderboy
With that paint job and carbon seat stays its...

With that paint job and carbon seat stays its probably a 2005 Lobular 50. The Lobular 100 and Mitis had different paint jobs and carbon chain stays.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-10-09, 09:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,417
Posted By yonderboy
They fixed the loosening with a steel fixing bolt...

They fixed the loosening with a steel fixing bolt that comes stock on all the newer cranks.

I have a pair that are about 3 years old. They've been trouble free after the initial install through...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-12-09, 07:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,647
Posted By yonderboy
Since everyone is going to nitpick this detail,...

Since everyone is going to nitpick this detail, this is why I qualified myself:



There are too many other variables at play (start, tire pressure, air density, temperature, food you ate, etc,...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-12-09, 05:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,647
Posted By yonderboy
You've probably read the Bike Radar...

You've probably read the Bike Radar (http://www.bikeradar.com/news/article/how-aero-is-aero-19273) article? In there, they say a full TT setup will save you 9 seconds per km going 40km/h. There are...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-08-09, 02:56 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 15,369
Posted By yonderboy
http://velospace.org/files/Cervelo-P3-Fixie.jpg

http://velospace.org/files/Cervelo-P3-Fixie.jpg
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-05-09, 08:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,891
Posted By yonderboy
I still think unknown distance is my favorite. ...

I still think unknown distance is my favorite. It's like the last few laps of a criterium for a whole race; if you don't have a good position coming into the bell, there's not much you're going to...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-25-09, 05:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,546
Posted By yonderboy
As they say: If you can't go fast, look good.

As they say: If you can't go fast, look good.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-22-09, 09:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,049
Posted By yonderboy
Ask lots of questions

Ask lots of questions
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-22-09, 09:27 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,045
Posted By yonderboy
Don't you know those HPlusSons catastrophically...

Don't you know those HPlusSons catastrophically taco? I hear they're worse than carbon. ;)
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-22-09, 09:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 433
Posted By yonderboy
Wassat?[/QUOTE] When you create a race in...

Wassat?[/QUOTE]

When you create a race in your ATP, TrainingPeaks creates an entry in your Reports->Race Reports section. You can go in there and record placing/number of entrants, bike time,...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 04-16-09, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By yonderboy
PowerTap Head Unit without a Hub

I'm looking at getting a PRO+ for my road bike, but I also train/race on the track. Can I use the head unit plus another set of speed+cadence sensors on my track bike? When the track hubs come out,...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-13-09, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 585
Posted By yonderboy
You can get 12x28x8 bearings in multiple levels...

You can get 12x28x8 bearings in multiple levels of performance, depending on how much you want to spend. The Phil Spec low-drag (http://www.philwood.com/SpecPremium%20Bearings.htm) seals are popular...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-05-09, 10:42 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,227
Posted By yonderboy
I've been using the Alpinestars S-MX 6...

I've been using the Alpinestars S-MX 6 (http://www.newenough.com/gloves/street_short_cuff/alpinestars/s_mx_6_motorcycle_gloves.html) for a few years now. They get used in just about every condition...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-01-09, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 679
Posted By yonderboy
All the video I've found has been shaky-cam'd...

All the video I've found has been shaky-cam'd from Eurosport.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-04-09, 11:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 712
Posted By yonderboy
If you're looking to get started with track...

If you're looking to get started with track training, you might also check out Singleton's Corner (http://www.forestcityvelodrome.ca/singletons_corner.php). Gord is a regular over at FGF and a World...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-27-09, 04:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,137
Posted By yonderboy
You're probably being a facetious, but in case...

You're probably being a facetious, but in case you're not:

http://www.britishcycling.org.uk/web/MultimediaFiles/20080311_WORLD_CHAMPS_TRAINING_HOY_KENNY_WEB.JPG

The bars and stem are one piece.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-25-09, 07:27 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,678
Posted By yonderboy
+K-man +Murrays +Brad Ross

+K-man
+Murrays
+Brad Ross
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-25-09, 07:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,218
Posted By yonderboy
Look at any of the EAI offerings. The...

Look at any of the EAI offerings. The Bareknuckle (steel) or Brassknuckle (alloy) are both capable track rigs. Slap a Reynolds Ouzo Track on there, if you want a carbon fork. You might look at the...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-20-09, 02:03 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,291
Posted By yonderboy
Some units have a mag resistance unit that bolts...

Some units have a mag resistance unit that bolts on. Kreitlers have a fan. There's another one that uses a set of magnets mounted on a bar. My personal favorite is to use an old towel folded...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 12-15-08, 07:10 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,621
Posted By yonderboy
Skyway needs to come back in a big way.

Skyway needs to come back in a big way.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-15-08, 06:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 831
Posted By yonderboy
I have an older model of the PI lobster claws...

I have an older model of the PI lobster claws that are great. They're not waterproof, but the insulation is good for a small amount of rain. I haven't tried the PI AmFib or Craft Thermal claws,...
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