Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

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

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.24 seconds.

  1. Replies
    11
    Views
    348

    Great stuff! Should be a fun trip.

    Great stuff! Should be a fun trip.
  2. Replies
    142
    Views
    10,145

    The bike I ride and enjoy the most. Last model of...

    The bike I ride and enjoy the most. Last model of the Prince that was made before the introduced the Dogma as their top of the line model. 1st generation Campy Super Record 11 speed. 38 mm Carbon...
  3. Thread: Descending.

    by jppe
    Replies
    48
    Views
    1,077

    I hit 50+ descending Cottonwood Pass last week....

    I hit 50+ descending Cottonwood Pass last week. Just tuck in, relax and let it roll. Not much you can do once you reach those speeds so just ride it out and enjoy the moment. But do make sure your...
  4. I did two more 100 milers last week while doing...

    I did two more 100 milers last week while doing Ride the Rockies. The first one was from Grand Junction to Hotchkiss and included a 20 mile climb over Grand Mesa. The second was from Crested Butte to...
  5. Replies
    121
    Views
    5,409

    Headed out today to Colorado for Ride the...

    Headed out today to Colorado for Ride the Rockies!! My favorite week of the year. Nice to keep checking off events I'd planned to do. Hopefully it will be easier than the previous 600 mile week I did...
  6. Excellent!! Maybe we need some Forum Business...

    Excellent!! Maybe we need some Forum Business cards we could hand out???!!!
  7. Replies
    28
    Views
    863

    Don had a knack for not only making us feel like...

    Don had a knack for not only making us feel like we were there with him, he made us WISH were there with him and plan trips in areas he rode. I miss him.
  8. Should we invite "Shut Up Legs" to join our forum???

    Jens was in town yesterday and did a ride with some locals. He also gave a nice long talk on his career-he talked for more than an hour. Jens is very entertaining and engaging and should do well with...
  9. Replies
    22
    Views
    680

    Bruce-on losing weight, it sure isn't easy. Do...

    Bruce-on losing weight, it sure isn't easy. Do you know your caloric intake right now? For me, I have to record everything I consume. It's the small stuff that adds up. If reducing calories doesn't...
  10. Replies
    22
    Views
    680

    I'll take a stab at responding to your question...

    I'll take a stab at responding to your question on staying with the group on the hills. The key for climbing is Power to Weight Ratio. If you want to go a little faster up the hills you can either...
  11. Replies
    16,469
    Views
    926,965

    Sticky: In my opinion the North end is prettier. I...

    In my opinion the North end is prettier. I spotted some nice campgrounds. Will go back and do it end to end and back.......good excuse for a XC!
  12. Replies
    16,469
    Views
    926,965

    Sticky: 35 miles on the New River Trail starting in...

    35 miles on the New River Trail starting in Galax, Va. Was accompanied by my wife and son.
  13. Thread: The Joy Of Age

    by jppe
    Replies
    9
    Views
    489

    Hammered with the Licensed Riders last night for...

    Hammered with the Licensed Riders last night for 2 hours then followed that up with a fine Italian meal and some Italian wines. Of course I knew to avoid the front and just use their wheels as much...
  14. Replies
    16,469
    Views
    926,965

    Sticky: Rode with a new local group last night along with...

    Rode with a new local group last night along with two others I normally ride with on Tuesday and Thursday nights. We left the parking lot in a group of about 20. At about 7-8 miles the group made a...
  15. Replies
    1,701
    Views
    142,126

    I plan to climb it both directions June 13 and 14

    I plan to climb it both directions June 13 and 14
  16. Replies
    10
    Views
    337

    The only pocket I've seen on bibs has been on the...

    The only pocket I've seen on bibs has been on the back and just above the waist line. Those were Giordana.
  17. Replies
    27
    Views
    782

    I bought a bike off eBay, but the seller was...

    I bought a bike off eBay, but the seller was local and I actually rode it before buying it. Got a great deal and still have it.
  18. Replies
    21
    Views
    625

    Just depends how much I trust who did the...

    Just depends how much I trust who did the wrenching, and it's always me????
  19. Thread: WNC Riders?

    by jppe
    Replies
    1
    Views
    169

    I love riding the roads up your way. Lots of...

    I love riding the roads up your way. Lots of variety of climbs, rollers etc. I seem to recall seeing cyclists with jerseys from around there so hopefully you can connect with a group of folks soon
  20. Thread: On Memorial Day

    by jppe
    Replies
    8
    Views
    311

    453473453476 I rode my bike today and observed...

    453473453476

    I rode my bike today and observed lots of flags flying. I swung by a service recognizing Veterans in one of our local towns. I also stopped by a cemetery that dates back to 1751 just...
  21. MinnMan my reaction and emotions would be exactly...

    MinnMan my reaction and emotions would be exactly what you've shared and are experiencing. This could happen anywhere and with any skill level of riders. All the best to you, your club and the...
  22. Way to go!!! Folks just don't know how hard that...

    Way to go!!! Folks just don't know how hard that ride is unless they actually do it. I can't believe you've ridden it 5 times! I need to check the results to see how my buddy did. We had a nice party...
  23. Knocked out another Century today. 102.5 miles...

    Knocked out another Century today. 102.5 miles with 5600' of climbing from the house. Gorgeous day to ride in NC. I had not ridden much over the past couple weeks since the 600 mile week, and in fact...
  24. Replies
    37
    Views
    1,518

    I'm crushed. What a great soul. Don and I talked...

    I'm crushed. What a great soul. Don and I talked a good bit several years ago. I had the pleasure of meeting Don and sharing some roads with him at the first 50+ Ride in Glenwood Springs. I took a...
  25. Replies
    121
    Views
    5,409

    I've had to bail on MoM. My wife planned a...

    I've had to bail on MoM. My wife planned a birthday party for my oldest daughter on Sunday and if I want to remain in the family I'll need to attend. Enjoy those last 3 miles!
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4