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  1. anyone see a shot of the bike he was riding? I'm...

    anyone see a shot of the bike he was riding? I'm more interested in that than anything
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    Des Plaines River Trail: Full Mileage

    Looking to ride the entire Des Plaines River Trail from it's beginning near O'Hare all the way up to Wisconsin.

    Does anyone know the total mileage of this ride?
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    Skills class? Are you kidding? I've raced...

    Skills class? Are you kidding? I've raced hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of crits over the years. My skills are as sharp as anyone I race with. Better even. I keep a mental count of all the...
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    I'm angry because I am conflicted. I would love...

    I'm angry because I am conflicted. I would love to buy a new Storck. I just can't bear to have my heart broken again. (Hey Marcus, why not a crash replacement program?).

    Time to be...
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    2-3 destroyed frames in the Tour? Did you watch...

    2-3 destroyed frames in the Tour? Did you watch the Tour last year? Did you see all the crashes? Like you, I have no idea how many frames were destroyed in the Tour, but it's a lot more than "2-3"...
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    Of course the problem is racing. That's the...

    Of course the problem is racing. That's the problem: What to race on. Not including cyclocross, I race 40-50 times a year. Sooner or later, something is going to happen. That's bike racing. I...
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    Will probably build up a black CAAD 10. Nice and...

    Will probably build up a black CAAD 10. Nice and simple
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    Oh, I've been down the repair road. It's not...

    Oh, I've been down the repair road. It's not worth it. I sent in the Storck (the shipping was pricey). They called and said it couldn't be repaired. I could pay to have them give me an estimate...
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    Carbon Chump

    Last summer, just before I went down hard on a training ride and effectively being off the bike for months, I was on the bell lap of a local crit when someone hit my rear derailleur with their front...
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    cuz it tastes so good on white bread!

    cuz it tastes so good on white bread!
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    Beer it is. Just not Fat Tire....They pulled out...

    Beer it is. Just not Fat Tire....They pulled out of our cross race...bastards
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    No one listens and I don't care but the best...

    No one listens and I don't care but the best Chicago cycling is on the South Side. I've never had a problem with thugs and there simply isn't the volume of traffic you get on the North Side. Damen...
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    I found a stack of them in my carbon fiber...

    I found a stack of them in my carbon fiber cemetery in the basement. Cringed a bit but fondly remember putting it together with Pitboss and Karstens.
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    Old Fart Roll Call

    Stumbled over here after a long time away and got to wondering who might be left from the old days, let's say anyone from before 2005.

    Would you mind posting "here".

    We can sit around and talk...
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    Nope...not racing this weekend. Having bike...

    Nope...not racing this weekend.
    Having bike issues that won't get sorted out in time.
    Don't feel like changing my commuter into a race-ready bike.

    So I'm gonna skip.

    We should have a $5...
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    when I think of the hours I spent around here and...

    when I think of the hours I spent around here and how long ago that was....any of those old folks still around?
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    Carbon Fiber Garbage

    I spent the weekend throwing out junk. (I was in one of those moods)

    Over the years of racing I've collected quite a bit of broken carbon fiber parts (don't ask cuz I don't want to think about it...
  18. I am sorry if I contributed to making people...

    I am sorry if I contributed to making people think the LFP is dramatically bad. It is not.

    I love riding it and will for as long as I ride a bicycle.

    What I was trying to convey is that you...
  19. yes, it was Oak St. beach. and yes...

    yes, it was Oak St. beach.

    and yes ColombianGT, I think it is that bad. All of us reading this forum have a bit of sense and will ride the path with intelligence. Many users of the path don't...
  20. About a week ago I was heading downtown on my...

    About a week ago I was heading downtown on my daily commute. I caught up to 3 riders riding in a pace line. These guys didn't have much form but were energetic. As I passed, they jumped on my...
  21. consider joining a team. plenty of guys join...

    consider joining a team. plenty of guys join teams and don't race much. it's a great way to network. guys are always going out on group rides with "no drop" rules.
    It can be intimidating at...
  22. More or less, I've ridden the LFP 5 times a week...

    More or less, I've ridden the LFP 5 times a week 9-10 months out of the year for many years and my hard earned, experienced based rule is:

    No Training On The LFP

    I use those rides for recovery...
  23. Thread: Racin' 2011

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    I think I've raced Sherman Park every year...

    I think I've raced Sherman Park every year they've had the race and am not certain I'll ever return. Every year it's bad but this year was the worst. When I saw all the fluorescent markings on the...
  24. Thread: Racin' 2011

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    Couple of well-timed injuries made an upgrade...

    Couple of well-timed injuries made an upgrade impossible. Now I'm starting at zero and don't know if I have the desire to chase down all the points needed. I was looking forward to racing people my...
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    Feeling cranky about this year's ICA racing...

    Feeling cranky about this year's ICA racing calendar. With the Masters races now broken down into categories, I have far fewer races to race on any given race day. Super Spring was a great race for...
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