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    Sticky: Florida Cross

    Actually had to break out some cold weather gear here in Florida. This race was in Ocala last weekend. 3 races left in the season.
  2. I looked at Lynskey ended up getting a Motobecane...

    I looked at Lynskey ended up getting a Motobecane Phantom Team Ti. I'm very happy with it. I have raced it all season and had no problems. Handles great and is responsive. I did upgrade the wheels to...
  3. Had another fun weekend. Crashed a few times but...

    Had another fun weekend. Crashed a few times but still finished in the top 10 in my Cat 4 race on the first day. I went for the hole shot and wow what a difference. I wouldv'e had a top 5 but chose a...
  4. Thanks for the replies! Thanks for the...

    Thanks for the replies!



    Thanks for the kudos. I hadn't thought much about it. Traveling to races, it just kinda made sense to do two races to get better at them. I started road riding about 3...
  5. Recovery between races and training/riding during the week

    This is my second season of racing cross lastr I did 3 races. This year I'm trying to do as many races as possible.

    The way our series is set up 45+ is in the first wave and then Cat 4s are in the...
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    Sticky: Lakeland Fl CX Short Track Throwdown. I finished...

    Lakeland Fl CX Short Track Throwdown. I finished 7th in the Cat 4s. Had some mud which is unusual in Florida. Great race. I made it through the mud the first couple laps then I biffed it and ran...
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    Yeah, I've raced mine. It's a 58. Last year was...

    Yeah, I've raced mine. It's a 58. Last year was my first year racing cross. I did 3 races. Not having anything to compare it to I really like the bike. I'm a roadie so my off road skill aren't all...
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    I have one. I'm very happy with it. Last year was...

    I have one. I'm very happy with it. Last year was my first cross season. I did 3 races and hope to do more this year. I'm very happy with the bike. I'm switching to tubular this year as well as...
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    I would say add some mechanical task(s). Build...

    I would say add some mechanical task(s). Build your own bike from the frame up. Adjust your own deraileurs, change out a bottom bracket,true your own wheels and glue up a set of tubulars. IMHO you...
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    I don't hold it against him either, I'll wait a...

    I don't hold it against him either, I'll wait a while longer than go somewhere else. I'm glad he has more business than he can handle.
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    Thanks for the feedback. 1. I didn't open a...

    Thanks for the feedback.
    1. I didn't open a thread to trash anyone. I just asked what was a reasonable time to expect an answer and what others who have gotten wheels from him experienced.
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    This...
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    Reasonable amount of time to hear from Psimet?

    I know alot of folks on this site might have an answer. It is bonus time which means I have money to spend on wheels. I asked for a quote from Psimet on May 20th and haven't heard anything back from...
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    The continental GP4000s I use are really hard to...

    The continental GP4000s I use are really hard to mount. I use this tire lever....
  14. I bought a Motobecane Fantom Cross last year in...

    I bought a Motobecane Fantom Cross last year in the same size as my speciaized roubaix. It fit fine. I'm very happy with the fit.http://www.bikesdirect.com/products/motobecane/fantom_cross_ti_xi.htm
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    Tubular vs Tubeless

    I'm thinking about going one way or the other for this Cross season. It'll be my first experience with either. Any advice?
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    All, thanks for taking the time to reply. I was...

    All, thanks for taking the time to reply. I was on a Boy Scout camping trip this weekend and was off the grid. I've tried a few of the suggestions you guys have made. Tried a Cobb saddle and returned...
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    Saddle Return Policy

    Can anyone reccomend an on line store that will let you try saddles and return them? I've tried my local shops but they usually stock one or two brands (usually specialized or bontrager). I'd like to...
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    I can't comment on the Moto Fantom Cross. However...

    I can't comment on the Moto Fantom Cross. However I do have a Cross Team Titanium. I very happy with the bike and how much I paid for it. I rode it in 3 cross race last year in my first season. I...
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    I'm pulling for Spartacus.

    I'm pulling for Spartacus.
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    The other thing that didn't make sense was why...

    The other thing that didn't make sense was why the rider that the gendarmes were protecting didn't get his bike out of the road. It looked like he was just standing around.
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    I guess the rider's radios didn't help them....

    I guess the rider's radios didn't help them. After I saw the clip for the first time, I had to go back and see if they had radios. I couldn't remember if they were using them for this race or not....
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    Tampa, Florida. Meets alot of your criteria. We...

    Tampa, Florida. Meets alot of your criteria. We are on Eastern Time, Weather December-March is warm not hot. Alot of good cycling. We live east of the city and do alot of riding on country roads....
  23. Thanks for all the replies. I would say that am...

    Thanks for all the replies. I would say that am definitely less trained over the last 3 months or so although I wouldn't say untrained. I'll track things closer to see what the trends are over next...
  24. Heart Rate Question

    The data below is from two separate 20 minute tests I've done about a year apart. The first one was after I had done an 8 week training block out of the Time crunched cyclist.

    The second one...
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    +1 on the Hincapie bibs from Bonktown. I also...

    +1 on the Hincapie bibs from Bonktown. I also bought the matching jersey. They are now my favorites.
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