Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

Type: Posts; User: rideorglide; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.47 seconds.

  1. Replies
    127
    Views
    3,413

    Used to ride clipless, MTB and road. Can't...

    Used to ride clipless, MTB and road. Can't afford the tombees these days, delicate injuries that don't need reinjury.

    Like the look of those purple platforms on the left, Mar, what are they.
    I...
  2. Another hurdle I have to cross with bents is lack...

    Another hurdle I have to cross with bents is lack of knowledge — what's a good solid entry level bike at a reasonable price, don't know that field at all.
  3. Sticky: :thumb: That's terrific, thanks for the thorough,...

    :thumb: That's terrific, thanks for the thorough, interesting and helpful response.

    :giver:

    As clydes and athenas, sharing sometimes similar situations, sometimes not, it's great to see the...
  4. Sticky: That's pretty exceptional, man, if you don't...

    That's pretty exceptional, man,
    if you don't mind my asking, what were the adjustments you made to food quantity, and food types?
  5. Guess it depends which trainer -- I had an old...

    Guess it depends which trainer -- I had an old set of rollers from the 1980s, and the bike was clamped in. There was always some stiff resistance, it seemed.

    I'm wondering what's a good-feeling...
  6. Yes, an attractive bent riding lady once...

    Yes, an attractive bent riding lady once recommended it, and I thought even harder still about it.
    I don't exactly live in bent-friendly territory though. Surrounded by hills, that hit up to 13%,...
  7. Confessions of a Strava bottom Dweller -- massive rambling ride report with charts n

    Confessions of a Strava bottom Dweller -- massive rambling ride report with charts 'n whatnot, even a couple of pics.

    So if you are semi-retired, a clyde maybe, and have a free monday and a scad...
  8. Replies
    107
    Views
    3,146

    13% body fat ... sounds like you're good to go to...

    13% body fat ... sounds like you're good to go to "Go," without going to jail.
    Just a large muscular guy by the sounds of it. If you play ice hockey well, and don't mind dropping the gloves, we...
  9. Replies
    107
    Views
    3,146

    Nah. I've been in and out, but still posted when...

    Nah. I've been in and out, but still posted when I was 193. this is a brotherhood and sisterhood some of us have been through and sometimes back in and out and in again.

    Thinking a lot about our...
  10. Replies
    107
    Views
    3,146

    A certain amount of truth to that --- when it...

    A certain amount of truth to that --- when it comes to health and climbing hills.

    Somehow I did manage to add a bunch of muscle but I can't blame that on my 3rd or 4th time back in the Clyde...
  11. Replies
    11
    Views
    586

    Fun weekend for to find out Pinot is a relative...

    Fun weekend for to find out Pinot is a relative of a relative. (lots of degrees of separation there already) Mum keeps in touch with all the French side of the family. He was not even born yet when I...
  12. New Data on Cycling Anayized by Harvard's Shorenstein Center

    A valuable finding might be the projected decrease in deaths/serious injuries if any of several policy options might be implemented. But a baseline increase if they are not.

    Obviously all very...
  13. Replies
    54
    Views
    1,739

    A few that get into the 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 range....

    A few that get into the 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 range.

    19 is about as much pain as I can take right now, and not for very long at that.
    I am glad these are short climbs, even though I run a 13-29...
  14. All your carbon fibers are belong to us. Thx. ...

    All your carbon fibers are belong to us.
    Thx.

    On a serious note, though, nearly all my CF components reside in the garage, no problem.

    The only thing I would say be wary of with any CF...
  15. Replies
    46
    Views
    1,271

    Recover from a herniated neck; just be well...

    Recover from a herniated neck; just be well enough to ride.

    Maybe invest in a bike with a much taller stem or switch my already high stem to an even taller adjustable.
    Something so I can ride...
  16. Thread: Pub 51

    by rideorglide
    Replies
    573
    Views
    35,744

    Sticky: :thumbs: I wonder how difficult this might become...

    :thumbs: I wonder how difficult this might become for my children's generation - they are constantly responding to stimulation from Facebook etc. Maybe one day in the future there will be a big...
  17. Replies
    4
    Views
    337

    YOu can take my spot in the Clydesdale lineup. I...

    YOu can take my spot in the Clydesdale lineup. I got hurt and can't drink alcohol with the medication -- lost 4 lbs just like that, and am down to 195-196.

    Just make sure you get that bike....
  18. Replies
    87
    Views
    4,315

    Interesting link, thanks!

    Interesting link, thanks!
  19. Replies
    71
    Views
    2,775

    Ouch, that's just plain nasty. You really did a...

    Ouch, that's just plain nasty. You really did a job on yourself there.
    With the perspective I have from other sports I do, by comparison, us cyclists are right up there in the top echelon of the...
  20. Replies
    15,882
    Views
    567,478

    Fubar'd neck. No ride in weeks, could be months...

    Fubar'd neck. No ride in weeks, could be months of rehab.

    THe only cycling I've been doing is cyclobenzaprine and meloxicam, now tramadol. Suckage.
    Hopefully will be able to ride the recumbent...
  21. Replies
    71
    Views
    2,775

    Last year, first ride out with my then-15 yr old...

    Last year, first ride out with my then-15 yr old son, so MTBs instead of road.

    Was having a conversation, and there's this longitudinal seam in the road...you can see next to my foot how the seam...
  22. Replies
    71
    Views
    2,775

    What kinda crummy tights and knee warmers r u...

    What kinda crummy tights and knee warmers r u ladies/gentlemen wearing? ;)

    Ma Sugoi subzero thangs keep the leg fur well inside, but are still light and comfortable enough to wear on 50s and 40s...
  23. Replies
    35
    Views
    984

    Poll: Like I have a choice, I have nothing but hills...

    Like I have a choice, I have nothing but hills all around my house. Hills coming, hills going, hills in between... up to about 17%

    I've learned to like em.

    But I really like flat sections,...
  24. With or without clothes on ... I've been dancing...

    With or without clothes on ... I've been dancing around that 199 mark for months, but when I encounter a hill I sure do feel like a clyde.

    I Like that 196 line, though a bit of lunch and a...
  25. Catching up on last week, in amongst the horse...

    Catching up on last week, in amongst the horse farms...

    Time: 1:17:47
    Moving Time: 1:09:54
    Elapsed Time: 1:21:14
    Avg Speed: 12.0 mph
    Avg Moving Speed: 13.3 mph
    Max Speed: 65.4 mph << mmmmm I...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4