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  1. Just in case anyone else runs into this in the...

    Just in case anyone else runs into this in the future.I just ended up riding down 17/92. It has a nice wide shoulder and not too much traffic. Can end up doing around 100 miles out and back between...
  2. 40-70 mile routes near Celebration / Orlando

    Spending the holiday's down in Florida and brought my bike with me. Anyone have some good rides that can easily be accessed from near Celebration / Kissimmee? Would prefer to just leave the condo...
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    Haven't commuted regularly since the start of the...

    Haven't commuted regularly since the start of the road race season, however this week I am going to try to do my 42mile RT commute all 5 days.

    Didn't take my usual rest day on Monday and the ride...
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    Commuter/Rain/Ride with the wife bike: 37mm...

    Commuter/Rain/Ride with the wife bike: 37mm Schwalbe Supreme @ 45psi or so :D

    Training Tire: 23mm Gatorskin Hardshell. Going to up that to 25mm once these wear out.

    Racing (road): My favorite...
  5. Vacation Advice: Northern CA / Bay area

    I would like to spend a week in northern CA / bay area with my wife in early August, hit up some winery's as well as spend at least 4 days doing some "epic" rides. We would need to rent some nice...
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    Got dropped at Reston Town Center GP CAT4 race...

    Got dropped at Reston Town Center GP CAT4 race (first race as a 4) along with half the field.
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    XACD Titanium Commuter Bike?

    Anyone built up a commuter bike from an XACD frame? I'm on the verge of having them put together something to mimic the position of my Tarmac except with rack and fender mounts with clearance for...
  8. Sometimes it helps if you rotate your pelvis...

    Sometimes it helps if you rotate your pelvis forward (think about sticking your butt out when you are setting on the saddle). Bonus points for most people this also helps engage the glutes :) Also...
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    Never had it happen. I notice even a mm or two...

    Never had it happen. I notice even a mm or two difference now days :(
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    wanted to lose weight. Now that's done I kept...

    wanted to lose weight. Now that's done I kept commuting (less times per week I am sad to say) as part of my race training schedule.
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    lights, blinky in the back, reflective clothing...

    lights, blinky in the back, reflective clothing and bonus points for some 3m reflective tape on the frame and wheels.
  12. Audio based interval training programs

    Has anyone found or used audio versions of something like Spinnervals or maybe something from the BF workout book. I've found I can follow audio queues and it helps me keep up the intensity all the...
  13. http://www.xs4all.nl/~swhs/fiets/tests/verlichting...

    http://www.xs4all.nl/~swhs/fiets/tests/verlichting/index_en.html

    I rode all winter with the Schmidt Edelux. After getting used to the road not being burning bright (was rolling with a magicshine...
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    The graph is 10 sec, 1 min, 5 min, FTP. You have...

    The graph is 10 sec, 1 min, 5 min, FTP. You have a good point re: intensity. I've been following a trainingpeaks virtual coach program since February. I bet the average hr/wk is 8-10, I was...
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    Found my limiter.. i think. Advice?

    New CAT5 racer almost done with my 10 races and am having wildly mixed results and I think it comes down to my total lack of sustainable power from 45 seconds to about 2 minutes. I train between...
  16. No problem on the hyjack :) I've got the...

    No problem on the hyjack :) I've got the logistics of commuting back and forth down, been doing it for a year (even all winter woot) 2-4 times a week, but that pretty much stopped when I took up...
  17. Advice for using commute as part of training.

    I am looking for some training advice. Short background. Started commuting to work last February weighing 200#. Started with 2x a week built up to 4-5x a week and dropped down to my current 150#...
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    LHT is pretty stiff unless it is loaded down. ...

    LHT is pretty stiff unless it is loaded down. Mine is pretty tricked out but now that I am racing I might replace it with something that has closer to my Tarmac's geometry that I can put a rack on.
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    21.6 (5'11" - 155 - 32yrs old) I really dont know...

    21.6 (5'11" - 155 - 32yrs old) I really dont know how much more I could lose... wear 30x34 pants. 18.5 would be 133. wow
  20. I made the website in my sig last fall when i was...

    I made the website in my sig last fall when i was stocking up on Merino wool. If you search for bibs you'll see what bonktown has listed in the past and then sign up to get an email when they list...
  21. I crash a lot on my MTB (if i don't crash then...

    I crash a lot on my MTB (if i don't crash then I'm not pushing it hard enough is my motto!).

    Only time I have crashed when commuting is last summer when it was about 110deg out and I was...
  22. That's what I use. Yummy.

    That's what I use. Yummy.
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    +1 for Stoic. I keeping buying it up when shirts...

    +1 for Stoic. I keeping buying it up when shirts pop up on Steep and Cheap. I have Icebreaker, Stoic, and SmartWool base layers and I prefer Stoic.
  24. Thanks for the flat surface tip, I ended up using...

    Thanks for the flat surface tip, I ended up using my car headlights as a baseline which is right around waist level.
  25. I ride my LHT for my hilly 41 mile RT commute. It...

    I ride my LHT for my hilly 41 mile RT commute. It usually takes me between 1:05 and 1:20 depending on how the wind is blowing and how hard I pushed it the day before.

    This summer I rented a...
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