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  1. or maybe put that info on the inside of the...

    or maybe put that info on the inside of the sidewall, where mechanics would know to look (and that's it)
  2. I run my 25s at 84-86psi... don't pump your tires...

    I run my 25s at 84-86psi... don't pump your tires to the max. that's not what it's there for.
  3. The google says: ...

    The google says:
    ...
  4. I dropped 35 over the course of a year by doing a...

    I dropped 35 over the course of a year by doing a couple things:

    * cut calories way back. I was in the 2000-2500 range. I cut off 1000 calories/day. At least, that was the goal
    * I stopped...
  5. anyone else think the yellow on yellow rims is...

    anyone else think the yellow on yellow rims is kinda hot?
    http://www.cdnclouds.net/p/1ee5f9226888c71b4c71-584044a691bd1ad3c61af59c200cb1e9.r21.cf6.rackcdn.com/eb010a43819b9b751c7752714cd8aad6_A5.jpg
  6. Just for thought, here's a recap of my first...

    Just for thought, here's a recap of my first crit:

    "Started off as fast as I could, landed in the back third after the first couple laps, then watched the field just ride away as I screamed at my...
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    must be late in the summer.

    must be late in the summer.
  8. do ride the week of. your body is used to riding...

    do ride the week of. your body is used to riding almost every day, don't break that rhythm....
  9. CONGRATS! ruffles and gatorade aren't exactly...

    CONGRATS!

    ruffles and gatorade aren't exactly the best ride fuel. just sayin. Nuun is great -- might have some experiments around how much nuun to use for those longer rides (don't be afraid to...
  10. link/pic?

    link/pic?
  11. Interesting -- I made the same realization. I...

    Interesting -- I made the same realization. I still wear a couple 'ride' jerseys (including one from a Lancaster, PA ride from gosh, 10 years ago?), but even those have thinned out to favor solids...
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    she's a beaut!

    she's a beaut!
  13. I'd probably enjoy the remainder of the season...

    I'd probably enjoy the remainder of the season and manage with intake in Oct-Feb.

    If it were me (I'm right at your size and I'm 43), it's be nearly impossible to get down to 165. That was high...
  14. I've been doing it for years :) being a clyde is...

    I've been doing it for years :) being a clyde is a mindset, not a weight
  15. it's another ~90min on the bike -- so I'd be...

    it's another ~90min on the bike -- so I'd be conservative and stop a couple more times than usual to get off the saddle for a few extra minutes. Other than that, if you're completing 40-miler rides...
  16. Honestly, I don't recall, but most likely...

    Honestly, I don't recall, but most likely something like this: Thule Thruway Pro 3-Bike Trunk Rack
  17. I have a 2002 Accord with a spoiler, I use a...

    I have a 2002 Accord with a spoiler, I use a trunk rack and feed the straps under the spoiler to attach to the trunk lid at the rear windshield.

    pics?467810
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    +1 on the 'get out on them now' suggestion. Gotta...

    +1 on the 'get out on them now' suggestion. Gotta get some miles in them to at least break them in a little bit and confirm cleat/saddle adjustments.

    If it were me, and I got 30-40mi in them this...
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    if you want to ride with someone on Sunday, ask...

    if you want to ride with someone on Sunday, ask them if they want to work together. Simple.

    If you want to race, enter a race.
  20. some quality responses here, nice. Here are some...

    some quality responses here, nice. Here are some thoughts I have:

    1) plan your route to include refill opportunities: parks, gas stations, etc. Heck I stopped into a city rec center a couple weeks...
  21. try these guys? - 3Sports:...

    try these guys? - 3Sports: Encourage.Educate.Equip.
  22. my current fave is Sportful -- Sportful...

    my current fave is Sportful --

    Sportful BodyFit Pro Race Short Sleeve Jersey - Blue/White | ProBikeKit.com



    (I'm 6'3" 180 and I joke with my wife that I need both hands to lift the tv remote)
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    first things first: CONGRATS on the commute. Keep...

    first things first: CONGRATS on the commute. Keep it up :)

    Now, 1.4% is NOT the same as 1.4 degrees. Percent grade is rise/run: if you rise 2 feet after going 100ft down the road, that's a 2%...
  24. Lynskey? ...

    Lynskey?

    https://www.lynskeyperformance.com/store/lynskey-sportive-disc-complete-with-sram-force22-hydraulic.html

    edit: here's the Ultegra version:...
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    the pic is a section of all downhill (7-8%...

    the pic is a section of all downhill (7-8% grade), zero pedaling -- not even soft pedaling. Oh well...
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