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Me thinks this was meant to say...
"It (stiff) It means that after a year or two of developing your leg strength, you can't feel the frame bend under very hard acceleration. "
In addition to Race...
You can do it. Like others have said, you are ready.
I weigh 195 pounds. In a month I turn 53.
This year I have ridden 11 centuries.
Gotta get the 12th one in during December for 1 a month. ...
That look screams:
" Remind me again, why did I get up at O-dark thirty, drive to Lodi, and ride in the 39° rain to tour the nation's leading screw cap and box wine appellation?"
Flat can be tiring in a unique way.
Coasting = slowing to a stop, and there are no free miles on descents.
Saturday I rode an unsupported 101 miles with just 489 feet of climbing.
That was a lot...
This is so very, very retro and totally YOU
I have put 15,000 miles on my 2013 Roubaix SL4 Expert. Love this bike. I am 6' even and my 56 fits like a glove.
Does this mean use my pump to inflate the punctured and flat tube while still in the tire, bead not popped yet?
Then, what is the trick to "locate the leak", by sound of air escaping?
I use Park...
The Marin Cyclists club handles this issue deftly and with humor on the route slip for The Mt. Tam Century.
A very tricky hairpin turn on a steep descent carries this notice:
I read no mention of a chamois cream being used. Many of us swear by the stuff.
Myself, I use Chamois Butter Euro Style.
It makes the frank and beans* and other tender bits all snug nicely into...
It has a rubberized housing that makes it really easy to securely and neatly Velcro strap to the underside of my stem. I take off the key ring.
Since it weighs virtually nothing, it is easy to keep...
I know a 2 time Cat 1 Men's Road Race National Champion, who is the reigning Cat 1 Men's Time Trial National Champion.
He rides these all the time in San Francisco.
He call them BABS Rides in...
The Marin Cyclists are a great club north of The Golden Gate.
They are very friendly folks.
Marin Cyclists Club - Home
With the commonly available re-chargeable USB power sticks out there these days, this light has infinite run time capacity.
Example of a USP power stick:...
Foxy's is great. I have done it 2 or 3 times.
This year I can't make it.
Be safe, have fun.
Nice love letter to NorCal and the Bay Area.
Please do come back or move here.
We would love to have you.
For now at least, you have Bike Snob NYC.
I recently got this BC30R from Fenix... and love it.
Knowing how much battery life is left, down...
NixFrixShun is the last word in chain lube for me. I have tried lots, and lots of others.
NixFrixShun keeps your chain quiet, smooth shifting and a clean that is the envy of all.
Fenix is a legend in LED lighting.
For years I would read about people on this forum using Fenix LED flashlights as great, jury rigged, bike lights.
I have an amazing tiny Fenix flashlight I use...
...That one guy that still thinks Jamba Juice is healthy...
and this guy......
Bend your elbows a little, I used to lock mine, without realizing it.
Riding with them bent just a bit really helped, as in no more pain.