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    This is true, don't become sedate and just sit or...

    This is true, don't become sedate and just sit or lay around following your ride. Do some stretching exercises and keep on the move. You need carbs after hard or hot rides - riding and dieting...
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    Probably magnesium type creams or lotions. A...

    Probably magnesium type creams or lotions. A message will be far better than any cream though. Post workout stretching also works.
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    I ride up from Ormond, meet the PC group at...

    I ride up from Ormond, meet the PC group at Publix then to St. A and C/11. Should be there at roughly 9, on Tuesday of next week. Its a Tuesday ritual.
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    I changed my Red (Original 10 speed) equipped...

    I changed my Red (Original 10 speed) equipped Tarmac to 7900 DA back in 2010, and have never looked back ( 32k miles ago). I had nothing but trouble on the Red but, it was the original and...
  5. Linked is a scathing review of the CAAD 12 by...

    Linked is a scathing review of the CAAD 12 by Velonews. While I do think carbon has long superceded aluminum (and steel) in most road bike performance and feel venues, aluminum will likely long...
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    Get a black snake and put him in your crawl space.

    Get a black snake and put him in your crawl space.
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    I think the SMP TRK and Phorm S310 saddles are a...

    I think the SMP TRK and Phorm S310 saddles are a good place to start - and they are well under three digits.
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    But remember, Kerry has had both his hips...

    But remember, Kerry has had both his hips replaced and he was still riding up the best of the Alps. It did not appear to slow him down. It shouldn't slow you down either once rehab is over.
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    You can contact the YMCA and ask for the athletic...

    You can contact the YMCA and ask for the athletic director. She will tell you of any group rides. If you're riding alone and just need a route, the one mentioned here is one of the best in the...
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    Bad decision imho. Old bikes come with...

    Bad decision imho. Old bikes come with compatibility issues as well as wear and tear. Get a new bike, there are bargains out there. The Specialized Allez Elite is top shelf and only cost a...
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    A snickers bar has a relatively high glycemic...

    A snickers bar has a relatively high glycemic load, yet only moderate glycemic index. This makes it a good cycling fuel especially for long hauls (as mentioned above).
  12. I think its more of a frame issue than a wheel...

    I think its more of a frame issue than a wheel issue - although I would not say its very common. Some bike makers simply do not provide much clearance, and its a shame. Also, wider rims tend to be...
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    I ride group rides all the time, in both NC and...

    I ride group rides all the time, in both NC and FL. There are always few that ride their bikes to the start. But just a few. In my case, I always drive. The main reason is that I can...
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    I'd like to find a 2.3 on sale like that....in a...

    I'd like to find a 2.3 on sale like that....in a 60cm. Great buy.

    One nice tidbit about the aluminum Domane is that it has rack mounts and suitable for lighter weight touring (credit card...
  15. Nothing beats riding with a group - whether its a...

    Nothing beats riding with a group - whether its a fast or recovery paced ride. I only ride solo when I have to, which fortunately isn't very often.
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    I think the issue is more with your diet. When...

    I think the issue is more with your diet. When young, we eat about anything we want, junk food included. As it turns out, junk food can be good fuel for the road - even in lesser quantities. The...
  17. Thread: Dry Skin

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    Often dry skin can be a product of poor...

    Often dry skin can be a product of poor nutrition. Do you eat healthy balanced diets, without prescription drugs and supplements? Outside this, the typical skin lotions will help a little. I...
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    The Roubaix is an excellent long distance bike. ...

    The Roubaix is an excellent long distance bike. I would get it way before an AWOL unless my plans were to do fully loaded touring. With the Roubaix, you can ride long distance, you can race, ride...
  19. 1987 and 1995. I'm not sure of the risk of...

    1987 and 1995. I'm not sure of the risk of developing a hernia on the opposite side but, its not uncommon. As far as doing something to prevent a second hernia from developing, I guess heavy...
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    The Lezyne Trigger Drive worked great the first...

    The Lezyne Trigger Drive worked great the first time I used it, then marginal the second time. I'm still trying to figure out why it froze up. I am reading this thread because I do not trust it...
  21. I've had two hernias (one on each side) and both...

    I've had two hernias (one on each side) and both used the incision (not laparoscopic). I demanded that no screen mesh was to be used and the doctors (two different docs) reluctantly agreed. ...
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    No, there is no value. During bonking...

    No, there is no value.

    During bonking gluconeogenesis will convert liver stores of polysaccharides into glucose in an effort to increase or stabilize your blood sugar, thus allowing the pancreas...
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    Yes, I meant the lightweight rack. When I...

    Yes, I meant the lightweight rack. When I talked to the Trek rep, he told me that on the 4-series Domane one merely stabilizes the rack with the seat post clamp (better to use a metal seat post for...
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    Nothing wrong with the Domane so don't skip it. ...

    Nothing wrong with the Domane so don't skip it. In fact it has some advantages, like hidden rack and fender mounts should you want to do some credit card touring or extended greenway riding. I...
  25. What crank are you using? The new Praxis rings...

    What crank are you using? The new Praxis rings appear to have some similarities to the Shimano rings - which should be a good thing. I'm sure they are fine. Praxis is an America company and,...
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