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    Sorry to hear that Dalai! Heal up soon!

    Sorry to hear that Dalai! Heal up soon!
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    didn't look too sketchy.... the roads I ride are...

    didn't look too sketchy.... the roads I ride are riddled with unavoidable potholes. Best of luck! Post pics from the event!


    in training news, I went for a road ride with my uncle on sunday....
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    Love the last bits of your posts! I'm...

    Love the last bits of your posts!



    I'm trying to go to T-town this weekend to get on an actual track as opposed to riding my track bike on the road....
  4. Just used it for the first time. Steel was too...

    Just used it for the first time. Steel was too soft.....
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    My two cents: It took 3 visits to the...

    My two cents:

    It took 3 visits to the velodrome for the promoter to start letting me race. The first week I was only riding up track and not with any racers/just the promoter before he had to run...
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    thats a good deal for all that IMHO.

    thats a good deal for all that IMHO.
  7. I made a chain whip with some chain and some...

    I made a chain whip with some chain and some steel stock. I had a cheap chainwhip/lockring tool i bought off ebay but the chain from the chainwhip got in the way when i went to take the lockring off....
  8. I'm building a beater fixed gear for road use so...

    I'm building a beater fixed gear for road use so i can save the track bike from non-race use. I'm going to take the stock seatpost from the Windsor for the build and want to upgrade the seatpost on...
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    My track isn't open yet (on account of it being a...

    My track isn't open yet (on account of it being a car race track first, then a Velodrome). Debating going out to T-Town early morning to ride there. Anyone know if you can generally just use the...
  10. Awesome, I was actually looking at that exact...

    Awesome, I was actually looking at that exact stem. Thanks Vance Mac.
  11. any recommendations on a stem? currently have a...

    any recommendations on a stem? currently have a generic 110 mm with 7 degree rise/drop and 26mm handlebar clamping area and 1 1/8 steerer tube. looking for 90mm and 25.4 mm clamping area since i...
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    yeah, i wouldn't use one for racing due to...

    yeah, i wouldn't use one for racing due to friction and extra small bend ratio on the chain.


    sorry to hear that
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    thanks, maybe one day i'll grab one.

    thanks, maybe one day i'll grab one.
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    carelton: I thought they didn't make 12T cogs for...

    carelton: I thought they didn't make 12T cogs for fixed....

    i had a roller race in the beginning of march and the gear restriction was 51:14. I don't think I could run that at a track anytime...
  15. Thread: Velodromo

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    that looks like a cool design for a velodrome.

    that looks like a cool design for a velodrome.
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    Cycling was always the priority and climbing was...

    Cycling was always the priority and climbing was more a social thing with my friends.
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    Sorry to steer this thread off course again. ...

    Sorry to steer this thread off course again.



    I guess I am young: 23. And since I started cycling more I've noticed the additional leg mass, but I've hovered around the same weight with both...
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    I'm more into top rope/getting into sport as...

    I'm more into top rope/getting into sport as opposed to bouldering, but it is strictly recreational and my place of employment. Once i find a better job i probably won't be climbing as much. I...
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    Which Nitto Bar should I buy for use on a track...

    Which Nitto Bar should I buy for use on a track bike (for actual track cycling);

    B123
    B125
    ADB-X

    price new for these are fairly close to each other so it is negligible.
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    wouldn't have thiught of that! Good luck...

    wouldn't have thiught of that! Good luck navigating woman sizing though, not as straight-forward as men's sizing by the inch.
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    Thanks I'm liking this sport very much, and was a...

    Thanks I'm liking this sport very much, and was a bit disheartened that i started so late in the season.. Never raced road, did a little of cross country in High School ( one season, 24 minute 5k,...
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    Straight legged corduroy from Old Navy/Gap....

    Straight legged corduroy from Old Navy/Gap. Roughly $20 on sale.

    I also browse the Kohl's clearance rack. You can find pants for under $5 , and if the crotch blows out they are cheap enough to...
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    This was my first season of racing, and even then...

    This was my first season of racing, and even then I started in the beginning of August with Garden State Velodrome's last event being end of September, so I only got a solid month and a half of...
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    I'm now heavily considering this complete. Part...

    I'm now heavily considering this complete. Part of me just wants to build a frame up for the fun/excitement of it and I thought the Bianchi frame was a good candidate.
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    Track bags. I beleive Chicago velodrome sells one.
    Maybe another one of the track specific vendors. I sew, so i planned on making my own once i find the time.
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