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    Box of wine my big ole but.... I only drink the...

    Box of wine my big ole but.... I only drink the good stuff and that comes in barrels.
  2. if you want PM me and I will get you my phone...

    if you want PM me and I will get you my phone number or email. If you want me to map you out some training rides up there that are no where near as crowded, but have climbing and altitude (as well...
  3. Never done the official ride, but done the entire...

    Never done the official ride, but done the entire route and have been up at the lake on the official ride day. Its a zoo. The roads around tahoe are narrow to say the least.

    This is not a slam...
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    I am guessing since you cant read a cue sheet...

    I am guessing since you cant read a cue sheet anymore your around or over the 50 mark in age. I suggest you read fast after 50 as it completely disagrees with your training method.

    As far as...
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    Rain has no impact on ability to catch colds.

    Rain has no impact on ability to catch colds.
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    nothing...all the stems etc he tried were his,...

    nothing...all the stems etc he tried were his, and he told me what to go buy if I wanted to.
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    have done one full and one touch up. Like...

    have done one full and one touch up.

    Like them.

    I didnt seem to see much time in the flexibility test, but heck, who am I kiiding, at 50, being 6' 5" and overweight, just how flexible does the...
  8. you can get most any shimano or sram crank up to...

    you can get most any shimano or sram crank up to 180 at excel sports in stock,
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    shimano sells a 32 now in 105 as well as ultegra....

    shimano sells a 32 now in 105 as well as ultegra. I would have a discussion with a trusted local mechanic before doing things like altering the b screw. There is more to it than just the clearance...
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    Not trying to be opposite, but let me clarify. I...

    Not trying to be opposite, but let me clarify. I have never done a ride of any length without seeing people letting go of the handle bar with one hand, holding their arm down, and flexing the...
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    They are nice bikes, I owned a similar one for...

    They are nice bikes, I owned a similar one for several years.

    Dont fall into the "fit" trap at this point. Get the bike set up for you by the LBS to close enough. Any bike shop worth its fee is...
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    I was surprised to hear the wheels came in good...

    I was surprised to hear the wheels came in good condition. I have purchased two (one for me, and one for a friend) and both sets of wheels came in needing an hours worth of work to get them true...
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    if you drink a bottle of your mix AND a bottle of...

    if you drink a bottle of your mix AND a bottle of water per hour, you will take in too much water in my opinion. I know I was. In total most places I read say you need somewhere between 15-30 oz of...
  14. I dont believe this is correct in all...

    I dont believe this is correct in all circumstances. I am that height and by no means require a 64 cm frame. I ride a 59/60 with ease.
  15. Anecdotal at best here. I have been riding 175's...

    Anecdotal at best here. I have been riding 175's for years. When I bought my new group this year, I bought a 177.5 crank. I have about a 1000 miles on it so far and dont think I would do it again....
  16. your 6'2"? I seriously question you needing a...

    your 6'2"? I seriously question you needing a 61" frame. I am 6'5 riding an xl sworks roubaix and still only run a 110 stem.

    I know trojan is about your height and I think he rides a 58.
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    Things I do just because they work for me. 2-3...

    Things I do just because they work for me.

    2-3 days prior I stop training, and start hydrating. I absolutely drink water every hour and make sure I am peeing clear a minimum of 1 day in advance...
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    what do you think about when you pass the guy...

    what do you think about when you pass the guy with the banjo?
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    I am finding more ways to train with it, in its...

    I am finding more ways to train with it, in its current form. I had a leg strength session last night set up, so I simply dropped into my highest gear and ground up the hills each lap at 55 rpm ...
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    This all assumes you really meant ride, not race....

    This all assumes you really meant ride, not race.

    Since its your first new long ride, I have a few tidbits.

    When you start, dont get sucked into riding a pace you are not comfortable with. It...
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    my guess is that it does not matter to them (in...

    my guess is that it does not matter to them (in beta) about the number of routes. They just want to get things working. Once it all works nicely, then they can add routes all over the world with...
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    I just cant get the bug to race. Even when I was...

    I just cant get the bug to race. Even when I was in much better shape a few years ago, I hung out with a few local racers and they had a crit training night each week. Nothing serious, but they set...
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    Not trying to split hairs, with which will and...

    Not trying to split hairs, with which will and will not. I do know not all will work with a 32 tooth, and believe MOST will not. A few years ago I tried to upgrade my giant to a 12-30 and had a...
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    Know I am jumping in this late, but dont forget...

    Know I am jumping in this late, but dont forget you will need a specific RD for a 32 tooth cassette. Some shimano RD will take a 12-30 but you need the new ultegra one for the 32. Sram is the same...
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    been riding zwift since christmas. You have...

    been riding zwift since christmas.

    You have to be realistic about what it is currently. If you have a zone 1-2 day planned and need time and miles, it can be fun. If you have a specific...
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