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    New bike in shop for tuneups/adjustments, new...

    New bike in shop for tuneups/adjustments, new chains cassettes, bottom brackets, swap wheels for truing etc. Not saying that it might happen a lot but if it does then at least I have another bike to...
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    The new bike in 2016 will be because I'm ready...

    The new bike in 2016 will be because I'm ready for (or really want) a new bike (N+1) and relegate the current Madone to my wet weather/spare bike etc. That way when the new P1 bike is in the shop I...
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    I'm in Fort Lauderdale and I've tried Polar and...

    I'm in Fort Lauderdale and I've tried Polar and Camelbak. And you're right, even with freezing them they melt quickly. Not sure where the OP is riding at but on my rides around South Florida there...
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    I'm hearing that Trek has a new plan in the works...

    I'm hearing that Trek has a new plan in the works with a new insurance company. And one of the posters might be right in that the gravy train might dry up. Look, if the shop is going to replace it...
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    I've lost count... I checked my records and sure...

    I've lost count... I checked my records and sure enough it's 5 times already, but if Trek Care+ approves the work (and they demand pictures of worn components) then I could care less how often the...
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    I get a new chain and cassette about every 1500...

    I get a new chain and cassette about every 1500 miles or so, as for conditions I'm in south Florida so in the summer we have the rain and in the winter we have the idiots in Boca that water the...
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    I have about 9000 miles on it since July 2013....

    I have about 9000 miles on it since July 2013. When the chain wears they also replace the cassette, which is fine with me because it came with a 105 11-28 now I have Ultegra 11-23.
  8. that's why they make chocolate and vanilla ice...

    that's why they make chocolate and vanilla ice cream
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    Trek Care+ Rant

    I gotta get this off my chest. In 2013 in bought a Madone 4.5C and Trek Care+ which covers everything except tires, tubes, tape and brake pads. I've had about 3 cassette and chains replaced, bottom...
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    Sucks, it was a great helmet. Best ventilation...

    Sucks, it was a great helmet. Best ventilation I've ridden with and I KNOW ventilation for 2 reasons. 1. I shave my head so I can really feel the air flow and 2. I live in south Florida where the...
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    Specialized Echelon. When the sales guy at the...

    Specialized Echelon. When the sales guy at the LBS told me to try it on I thought he was trying to upsell me to a much more expensive model, he wasn't. Great cooling, fits great, looks very similar...
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    A few months ago I purchased the Bontrager RL MTB...

    A few months ago I purchased the Bontrager RL MTB shoes (Bontrager: RL MTB (Model #11660)), they feel great on the pedal and while walking. I've done 75-80 mile rides just fine. Before I bought them...
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    George Hincappie rides a sweet Pinarello, or at...

    George Hincappie rides a sweet Pinarello, or at least he did a few weeks ago here at the Dolphin Cycling Challenge in Miami
  14. +1 I ride MTB pedals on my road bike, I have...

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    I ride MTB pedals on my road bike, I have decent shoes with no hot spots, I've ridden 75-80 miles with total comfort PLUS I can walk around at rest stops etc. FAHK anyone that looks at you...
  15. Dolphin Cycling Challenge in Miami, had a George...

    Dolphin Cycling Challenge in Miami, had a George Hincappie sighting
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    When I got back into cycling after years and...

    When I got back into cycling after years and years off I was actually able to stop taking it altogether. Yes on days I don't ride 20-30 miles in the morning I'm a little off but I've learned to cope...
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    Wear what you want and don't give a sh|t about...

    Wear what you want and don't give a sh|t about what others think
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    Guess is should have added the ......

    Guess is should have added the <sarcasm>... </sarcasm> tag
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    I rode to work today... I blew the engine in my...

    I rode to work today... I blew the engine in my Sonata last night so I'm stuck riding for the next week
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    Anything below 50F and I'm wearing my bed!...

    Anything below 50F and I'm wearing my bed! Fortunately for me in South Florida it gets below 50 maybe 3 days a year so I can use the break
  21. Hey hokie cycler, you know anywhere I can get a...

    Hey hokie cycler, you know anywhere I can get a UVA cycling jersey? Just kidding, I'm a UVA dad living in south Florida and grew up in Roanoke. Nice to see someone from home on here. Thinking about...
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    Buy local! By giving so much business to my LBS I...

    Buy local! By giving so much business to my LBS I get a 20% discount so that beats any online pricing as well as saves shipping. It's also benefits me when I need a quick repair or adjustment,...
  23. Never was one to follow directions......

    Never was one to follow directions...
    http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee497/ksiner/cycling/A5FFD1C6-8047-415A-9B9C-DD586CA42394.jpg
  24. Thread: Roundabouts

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    In south Florida where all your rides are pretty...

    In south Florida where all your rides are pretty much straight lines and 90 degree turns it's nice to fly through them and get to lean into something around a bend. I take the whole lane as well
  25. That's like asking is there a better ice cream...

    That's like asking is there a better ice cream flavor than vanilla out there. Some people will say, yes, chocolate
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