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07-15-18, 01:25 PM
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Posted By ctpres

Oh-my the heat. I REALLY miss riding at 9,000...

Oh-my the heat. I REALLY miss riding at 9,000 feet. 25 mi @10.1 avg mph and temp 97 plus in Jacksboro, TX. Headed for Houston - hotter and higher humidity.
07-14-18, 06:39 AM
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Posted By ctpres

And one more - your voice power will drop making...

And one more - your voice power will drop making it hard to be heard. There will be a bell in your future.
07-11-18, 12:05 PM
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Posted By ctpres

11.6 miles @ 14.1 avg mph. Great trainer ride.

11.6 miles @ 14.1 avg mph. Great trainer ride.
07-11-18, 12:03 PM
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Posted By ctpres

11.6 mph @ 14.1 avg - GREAT trainer ride....

11.6 mph @ 14.1 avg - GREAT trainer ride. Tomorrow will be my last hi country ride for three or four weeks as we are headed for TX gulf coast.
07-10-18, 01:07 PM
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Posted By ctpres

27.8 mi @ 10.2 mph avg with 1,200 of climbing....

27.8 mi @ 10.2 mph avg with 1,200 of climbing. GREAT RIDE!
07-09-18, 02:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 945
Posted By ctpres

Coke and Payday candy bar is good for 50+ rides...

Coke and Payday candy bar is good for 50+ rides 2x on 100+
07-09-18, 01:51 PM
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Posted By ctpres

@79 I can still RIDE!

@79 I can still RIDE!
07-08-18, 02:53 PM
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Posted By ctpres

19 mi @ 10 avg. Late start due to watching TDF....

19 mi @ 10 avg. Late start due to watching TDF. Winds awesome. Highest HR was going down hill! My up hill return trip speed doubled.
07-07-18, 12:31 PM
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Posted By ctpres

Trainer day 11 mi @16.2 avg. Bit warmer than...

Trainer day 11 mi @16.2 avg. Bit warmer than normal due to light winds - yes my trainer is outdoors. Will post a pic of my view.
07-06-18, 03:03 PM
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Posted By ctpres

26.6 mi @ 11.6 avg and climbed 1,200 ft. Rode w...

26.6 mi @ 11.6 avg and climbed 1,200 ft. Rode w 70 YO neighbor for the first time. I can't keep up with him - wow what difference. But he will be a Great neighbor. I really need someone to challenge...
07-05-18, 05:51 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By ctpres

Sorry for delay - all our friends are RVers (we...

Sorry for delay - all our friends are RVers (we travel with our own bedrooms) and everybody I asked had no idea on where to stay. Best I can do is this link. Creede Lodging...
07-05-18, 04:53 PM
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Posted By ctpres

Trainer day 12 mi @ 16 mph avg. One of my best...

Trainer day 12 mi @ 16 mph avg. One of my best trainer workouts. Tomorrow should be interesting. New neighbor riding with me for first time. Goal 30 miles.
07-05-18, 09:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 970
Posted By ctpres

Anybody know how many hours you can delay...

Anybody know how many hours you can delay starting Sports Gold? I remember last year trying later in the day and it was not available.
07-04-18, 03:38 PM
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Posted By ctpres

NOPE! Way too many cars and PARTIES.

NOPE! Way too many cars and PARTIES.
07-03-18, 10:05 AM
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Views: 1,821
Posted By ctpres

Is Amazon cheapest? Not always for sure. That's...

Is Amazon cheapest? Not always for sure. That's why it is called shopping. Pime does have it's advantages for us. We live in an RV and travel all over. If we stop anywhere for three days we can get...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-18, 02:36 PM
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Posted By ctpres

Amazingly bright even at hi noon, light weight -...

Amazingly bright even at hi noon, light weight - less than 1 oz, quick charge, 6+ hours run time and cheap tail light. Angled mount that points light correctly when mounted on seatpost. Only...
07-02-18, 01:07 PM
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Posted By ctpres

26 mi @ 10.5 avg and 1,200 ft of climbing. I'm...

26 mi @ 10.5 avg and 1,200 ft of climbing. I'm pooped.
07-02-18, 07:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 195
Posted By ctpres

About 1,000 miles ago I burped my new bike to fix...

About 1,000 miles ago I burped my new bike to fix soft pull. Suspect bike spent a lot of time upside down during shipping. If soft pull develops during normal use I would be concerned about trying...
07-01-18, 10:38 AM
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Posted By ctpres

Trainer day - 9.6 mi @ 14.2 avg. Finally found...

Trainer day - 9.6 mi @ 14.2 avg. Finally found some trainer music. Couple Youtube turbo trainer videos with good bike beat tempo. Inspired me so I jumped on www and bought a couple spin class CD's. I...
07-01-18, 07:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 248
Posted By ctpres

Bike Beat

Riding trainer can be VERY boring. I have not found any CD's that get me going. What do you like?
06-30-18, 01:55 PM
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Posted By ctpres

Finally getting some decent double digit rides -...

Finally getting some decent double digit rides - 17.2 mi @ 9.2 avg. Need to start rides earlier so wind is less of a bother.
06-30-18, 08:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,905
Posted By ctpres

The older I get the more lonely my rides are. It...

The older I get the more lonely my rides are. It is increasingly difficult to find riding buddies that can either ride at my level or be kind enough to hold back so I can keep up. Last years metrics...
06-29-18, 11:05 AM
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Posted By ctpres

Trainer day again - 9.1 mi @ 15.0 mph avg. The...

Trainer day again - 9.1 mi @ 15.0 mph avg. The only thing that saves the day is the view. Looking across headwaters of the Rio Grande river and down the San Luis valley makes it more tolerable.
06-28-18, 03:51 PM
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Posted By ctpres

13 miles, 9 average speed and about 700 feet...

13 miles, 9 average speed and about 700 feet climbing. Finally getting used to low O2. Looking fwd to increasing mileage and climbing time - goal is to reach 10,000 feet elevation by 10/1.
06-28-18, 08:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 988
Posted By ctpres

DITTO! Went thru several Third Eye - they just...

DITTO! Went thru several Third Eye - they just didn't last. Ball joints would not hold mirror in position on rough roads. Now using "Take A Look" and like it much better. It will take time to get it...
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