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Old 04-24-09, 02:17 PM
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Whip it out

OK, random topic. Biggest number ever. No normalized this or functional that or estimated whatever. Just the biggest number you've seen (that wasn't an error). Could be heart rate, speed, watts, RPM, whatever. Just some number that will make me feel bad about myself and consider another sport. I'll start.

1130W for 5 seconds (yeah, it's small but its mine) and I hit 51mph once and almost peed myself. Funny thing is I wasn't scared until I looked at the computer...


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1,252 watts for 5 sec. @ 41 mph. (but I weigh 79.9kg. so this isn't all that impressive)

HR: 203 bpm during a 1-minute attempt last week.
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Old 04-24-09, 02:31 PM
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400 watts for 5 minutes. 6.01 w/kg.
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213 beats per minute. According to some "experts" my heart should be 7 years old.
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The "preditor countdown" display on my polar cs100, when ever the temp dropped below 40. Not sorry I lost that piece of turd.
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Old 04-24-09, 02:49 PM
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224









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1st place.

The only number that matters you power weenies.
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625 lb Deadlift.
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1749W - best instantaneous power that was the peak in a 1651W 5" power.
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1749W - best instantaneous power that was the peak in a 1651W 5" power.
I gotta train more...


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$420 DMT Pro Mag shoes
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Hmmm... Not sure if that's good or bad...

I paid $203 for a pair of Sidi Ero 2s.
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10^googol.... now thats a big number
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Originally Posted by caloso View Post
213 beats per minute. According to some "experts" my heart should be 7 years old.
I'm quite the hummingbird myself. Several years ago during a 10,000m run I held >200bpm for 8min (of the 43 )
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We should have a > 200 bpm club.
(Over 25-years-old.)
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1430 5', I was pretty surprised to see that.

Too bad I can't replicate it at the end of a race =D
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1773W peak during a 1710W, 3sec effort. Just after I got my PT to see what numbers I could make come up.
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1st place.

The only number that matters you power weenies.
+1
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1st place.

The only number that matters you power weenies.


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Excellent job Brian! It took me a second to recognize the venue. So we'll see you in the P123 race soon?
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Originally Posted by wfrogge View Post
10^googol.... now thats a big number
interesting fact about 10 to the power of a googol, a.k.a googolplex.

This number is so large that there is not enough space in the known universe to print such a number in 1 point font, and that if one were to write it out at two characters a second it would take orders of magnitude longer than the age of the universe!
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Excellent job Brian! It took me a second to recognize the venue. So we'll see you in the P123 race soon?
I'll probably do one more in the kiddy pool before joining the big boys starting May . And I owe this one to a couple teammates who did an excellent job leading out the last lap. They kept the pace over 30mph and kept the front of the pack in a nice, single file line all the way to the finish.
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~20 w/kg 5s (1330/66)

1485 peak

I've not much else
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1st place.

The only number that matters you power weenies.
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+1
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