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Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 11-18-13, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,109
Posted By magiccx
I use our CompuTrainer with my track bike during...

I use our CompuTrainer with my track bike during the winter. TrainerRoad plus Sufferfest videos are a great combo. ERG lags and you really notice it when doing something 5sec on 5sec repeats, I...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 11-18-13, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By magiccx
This last season I started to pull my wheel over...

This last season I started to pull my wheel over during really hard efforts. Kinda just all of the sudden started to happen. Put some tugs on, broke the drive side one. Ended up scoring the drop out...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-11-13, 03:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 659
Posted By magiccx
$150 is for a BMX license, MTB and Road (track)...

$150 is for a BMX license, MTB and Road (track) are $90. I just ordered mine.

This is interesting:
Please read and accept the following:


This License will expire on 12/31/2013.
To...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-10-13, 12:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 659
Posted By magiccx
Yep, this is how I understand it. You'd need a...

Yep, this is how I understand it. You'd need a 2013 license for this calendar year and then a 2014 license for next calendar year. Sucky. Would be nice if the licenses where good for 12 months from...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-10-13, 12:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 659
Posted By magiccx
You need an UCI license -- request one from USA...

You need an UCI license -- request one from USA Cycling. It's $150 and good for the calendar year.
You also need an account with the Burnaby Velodrome, this is easy and done online via their...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-09-13, 12:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 659
Posted By magiccx
Yep 200m track. Pretty sure I am over...

Yep 200m track.

Pretty sure I am over thinking things :) Just need to get my butt up there with bag o' rings cogs n' chains and just do some training rides to find what I like.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-09-13, 09:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 659
Posted By magiccx
Burnaby Gearing

Thinking about heading up from the Seattle area to Burnaby this winter. In the A Group what gear are guys running?

I'm used to racing at Marymoor (400m outdoors) and seem to have settled on 46x13...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-07-13, 06:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 748
Posted By magiccx
Yes to Marymoor, easy enough to pick out. Look...

Yes to Marymoor, easy enough to pick out. Look for the Mr Crampy's kit and all black Argon bike.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 09-05-13, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 748
Posted By magiccx
I'm 42 and will be 43 this year. It's my first...

I'm 42 and will be 43 this year. It's my first full year of track racing, last year was interrupted by a bulging S1 disc and other issues, prior year was interrupted by Shingles (of all things). I...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 08-29-13, 02:25 PM
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Views: 383,272
Posted By magiccx
HED Disk Zipp 1080 Front Due to back...

HED Disk
Zipp 1080 Front

Due to back issues, I change my bars and fit now and then and just leave the wrap on the tube since the bars might get changed or moved around.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 08-29-13, 01:26 PM
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Views: 383,272
Posted By magiccx
337534My Argon E99

337534My Argon E99
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-31-12, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By magiccx
Ya, about Cat'ing up... I need to move my camera...

Ya, about Cat'ing up... I need to move my camera to the front of the bike to record action in Cat 3. Everybody is fast and all of the little mistakes get gobbled up....

Cat 3 6x5 from last Friday...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-31-12, 12:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By magiccx
Mr Crampy's, I'm much more of a Triathlete. Got...

Mr Crampy's, I'm much more of a Triathlete. Got into track a little bit last year as a means to get in interval work and bump my threshold up. Plus it's warmer, drier, and closer than Cyclocross :)
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-31-12, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By magiccx
No worries, I was trying that last night but the...

No worries, I was trying that last night but the pop up box to embed the video url was hanging.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-31-12, 12:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By magiccx
"Marrymoor Crawl" is a local favorite. Race...

"Marrymoor Crawl" is a local favorite.

Race starts off behind the start/finish line.
One lap sprint.
Once started racers can not grab the rail, put a foot down, go backwards, or cross the...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-31-12, 12:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By magiccx
On the track videos

I tired out track racing last season, had a blast but needed to end my season short. Picked it back up this year and as my fitness + time on track are coming around having a lot of fun. Been running...
Forum: Commuting 09-21-09, 12:59 AM
Replies: 14,491
Views: 8,665,651
Posted By magiccx
I just got done last doing a few updates to my...

I just got done last doing a few updates to my Commute Rig, added new wheels and BB7 Road Disc Brakes last week. Hard to tell, but I have a Light N Motion 200L headlight (you can see the battery...
Forum: Triathlon 08-10-09, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,564
Posted By magiccx
Like the others have said, he rode faster. It is...

Like the others have said, he rode faster. It is hard to tell why he out paced your this time. Sounds like he has had more training in the last 2 months, he could have tapered better and peaked for...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 07-14-09, 10:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,121
Posted By magiccx
I drafted off you two for a little while. Thanks...

I drafted off you two for a little while. Thanks for the pull!
Forum: Pacific Northwest 05-21-09, 12:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 943
Posted By magiccx
I'll look for you! I'm a bit harder to spot ...

I'll look for you! I'm a bit harder to spot
Wet, wetish, snow... I'm on a green Redline Conquest kitted out for commuting (lights n fenders)
Nice weather and dry out, I will be on one of:
- Black...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 05-19-09, 02:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 943
Posted By magiccx
NorthBend, I know your commute well! I do North...

NorthBend, I know your commute well! I do North Bend to Redmond/Bellevue 2 to 3 days a week year around. I mostly go up and down HWY202, then thru Marrymoore, then the 520 Trail. My office is...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-27-09, 11:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 554
Posted By magiccx
I still did my ride yesterday, North Bend to...

I still did my ride yesterday, North Bend to Redmond (MSFT). Rode on slush or snow the whole way. It was not that bad really, worst part was my chain was hopping around gears on the cassette as it...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-22-09, 12:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,909
Posted By magiccx
I did so a few years back. Rode 39x15, it was...

I did so a few years back. Rode 39x15, it was fine up hill and bit sketchy on one or two on the down hills. I actually bounced the back wheel off the ground a few times on the rough roads spinning...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-17-09, 12:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,100
Posted By magiccx
Watch www.chainlove.com and bonktown.com for 650c...

Watch www.chainlove.com and bonktown.com for 650c tires (tubulars), i picked some Contis (Competitions I think) for under $20 each a while back. I wait on deals from Probikekit for Chinchers. Rest...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-16-09, 10:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,100
Posted By magiccx
No idea on the disc (which model, yes it is a...

No idea on the disc (which model, yes it is a Zipp) Got it off of ebay for $150 (if I remember right). One of the benefits of 650c wheels, you can score deals on them used.
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