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05-11-19, 05:11 PM
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02-19-19, 09:39 AM
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Posted By c.miller64

Much of the track was lit up fairly well,...

Much of the track was lit up fairly well, especially compared to 2012 which was the last time I was out there at night. They were doing some work on track fencing during the race so I'm not sure if...
02-18-19, 05:54 PM
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Posted By c.miller64

Thank you, you missed a good one.. Temps not too...

Thank you, you missed a good one.. Temps not too hot during the day, nor too cold at night. Still had the typical Sebring winds but even they weren't as bad as they have been the last couple of years.
02-15-19, 08:01 AM
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Posted By c.miller64

Damn straight! A few years back I found...

Damn straight!

A few years back I found myself laying in a ditch gasping for air only 50 miles into a 24hr race. I thought my health issues, combined with turning 50, had meant I was past my peak...
Replies: 53
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Posted By c.miller64

She obviously isn't riding 237 miles every day...

She obviously isn't riding 237 miles every day anymore, but she's still riding big miles weekly and training in mostly the same manner that she did during the HAMR- lots of steady paced riding at...
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Posted By c.miller64

Well, then I guess you will be extremely...

Well, then I guess you will be extremely impressed to learn of her first outing as a member of the UCI Professional/Development Team Twenty/20 that took place a couple of weeks ago? Amanda came in...
Replies: 160
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Posted By c.miller64

Another quick update on Amanda- Amanda is now a...

Another quick update on Amanda-
Amanda is now a member of the Twenty20 (http://www.teamtwenty20.com/index.htm) Women’s UCI Professional/Development Cycling Team!
...
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Posted By c.miller64

Pretty sure Eric Fishbein, who was killed last...

Pretty sure Eric Fishbein, who was killed last year, has been the only person killed during TABR.
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Posted By c.miller64

Looked to me like Dave was taking the shortest...

Looked to me like Dave was taking the shortest line possible through the turns- whether someone else was already there or not. No doubt he was doing so to gain the 3-4 tenths of a mile each lap...
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Posted By c.miller64

No, you're probably one of the few who think...

No, you're probably one of the few who think they're "ridiculous". They're definitely different, and have their advantages on the downhill and the flats, but the vast majority of velo riders out...
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Posted By c.miller64

No separate categories. From the official rules-...

No separate categories. From the official rules- " Any bike is allowed, even those that aren’t allowed in traditional grand tours (HPV etc..)"
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Posted By c.miller64

Ah, Vida... Brings back some bad memories. Slept...

Ah, Vida... Brings back some bad memories. Slept on the Post Office floor there on the first night of last years Trans Am. Tore my ACL in a crash earlier that day and my knee locked up just as I...
05-07-18, 11:11 PM
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Posted By c.miller64

Finding the free time is by far the easiest part...

Finding the free time is by far the easiest part of breaking the yearly mileage record.
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Posted By c.miller64

16 hours on my Wahoo Elemnt. Need to have...

16 hours on my Wahoo Elemnt. Need to have backlight set to 5 seconds for that run time, though.
Replies: 22
Views: 1,830
Posted By c.miller64

The problem with Syntace aerobars, (unless...

The problem with Syntace aerobars, (unless they've changed their design) is that there isn't any way to adjust the pads fore/aft... an adjustment that is almost always needed when mounting aerobars...
03-02-18, 05:48 PM
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Posted By c.miller64

If I'm just out for a ride I'll average about one...

If I'm just out for a ride I'll average about one 24oz Gatorade per hour (150 calories).
If I'm Ultra racing, I'll drink one Gatorade and one Ensure per hour (400 calories).
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Posted By c.miller64

Very nice writeup! BTW- There was at least...

Very nice writeup!

BTW- There was at least one record broken that I know of. A teammate of mine, Carol Beliveau, broke the 50+ woman's 12 hour record with 226 miles.
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Posted By c.miller64

With the new design you can now re-skin them...

With the new design you can now re-skin them yourself for around $70.
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Posted By c.miller64

I'm with you, John. I run the Prologue on all my...

I'm with you, John. I run the Prologue on all my bikes and absolutely love it. Just a hair under 15k last year and I've not had even a hint of saddle sores along the way. I love them so much that...
10-10-17, 05:28 PM
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Posted By c.miller64

Her FTP watts/kg are in excess of 5 and her...

Her FTP watts/kg are in excess of 5 and her endurance is off the charts. I wouldn't put money on her "blowing up" on any climb.
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Posted By c.miller64

Yep, I'll be racing it again this year and hope...

Yep, I'll be racing it again this year and hope to have a little more success than I did last year. Had to pull out on the first day around 260 miles in after crashing and tearing my ACL. It was a...
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Posted By c.miller64

Things have changed over the past few years and...

Things have changed over the past few years and dynamo hubs are now available to fit just about every spoke count and brake type wheel there is. In fact, I pretty sure Mike Hall was running a dynamo...
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Posted By c.miller64

Yeah, for a little while. Got to meet Ian in the...

Yeah, for a little while. Got to meet Ian in the am, did a couple of laps and then had to go to work. Nice guy and a very fair and objective journalist.
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Posted By c.miller64

If you haven't seeen it already. this piece in...

If you haven't seeen it already. this piece in Bicycling Mag digs a little deeper.
https://www.bicycling.com/rides/records/is-amanda-coker-for-real
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Posted By c.miller64

A little update- Amanda entered her first time...

A little update- Amanda entered her first time trial since completing the year/100k mile records last night and did extremely well. She won the women's division and also set a new women's record on...
08-11-17, 08:46 PM
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Posted By c.miller64

Treadmill stress test- 206 On the bike- 198.

Treadmill stress test- 206

On the bike- 198.
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Posted By c.miller64

No, I meant no aero helmet or skinsuit. She...

No, I meant no aero helmet or skinsuit.
She was on her Tri Bike, but it's still set up for all day riding and she's not even close to a proper TT position.
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Posted By c.miller64

Well, today she rode a quick solo lap and...

Well, today she rode a quick solo lap and averaged just below 27mph. Not too bad considering it's just a few days since the challenge ended and she wasn't in any aero gear.

I don't think she's...
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Posted By c.miller64

An understandable opinion, but there's no doubt...

An understandable opinion, but there's no doubt in my mind that Amanda is more than capable to race at the professional level. While she obviously has off the charts endurance, it's really her power...
05-16-17, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2,380
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Posted By c.miller64

Beautiful! If you can wait until July, I'll give...

Beautiful! If you can wait until July, I'll give you a good deal on my saddle pack. The Trans Am will be a one-and-done for me.
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Views: 26,466
Posted By c.miller64

Yes, she's now attempting to set the UMCA and...

Yes, she's now attempting to set the UMCA and Guinness record of "Fastest to 100,000 miles".




None.
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Posted By c.miller64

Is Amanda Coker For Real? | Bicycling...

Is Amanda Coker For Real? | Bicycling (http://www.bicycling.com/rides/records/is-amanda-coker-for-real)
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Posted By c.miller64

She has a TT bike, a road bike, a Schlitter...

She has a TT bike, a road bike, a Schlitter Encore, and rides each of them pretty much every day.

Leg muscle recruitment, as well as contact points, are different on each bike and swapping between...
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Posted By c.miller64

Trying something "similar" is not the same as...

Trying something "similar" is not the same as trying. If you do decide to try RainX for plastic, apply by the directions 3 times before using and then once again before heading out it conditions that...
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Views: 26,466
Posted By c.miller64

Right on the money. The one difference with...

Right on the money.

The one difference with Amanda (as compared to most who undertake long-term daily distance cycling) is that she still can raise her HR to near her max with a sustained *hard*...
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Posted By c.miller64

I've had good luck with RainX for plastic.

I've had good luck with RainX for plastic.
04-22-17, 08:53 AM
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Views: 456,227
Posted By c.miller64

Very nice!

Very nice!
04-15-17, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,227
Posted By c.miller64

I'm in the middle of finalizing the cockpit setup...

I'm in the middle of finalizing the cockpit setup right now, but will post some pics and more info/specs once complete. As for a "body sock", or other type of fairings... I think they're allowed, but...
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Views: 26,466
Posted By c.miller64

Amanda's breaking of the record is now official. ...

Amanda's breaking of the record is now official.
Greatest distance cycled in a year (UMCA) | Guinness World Records...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-17, 06:09 PM
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Views: 4,227
Posted By c.miller64

The "Tour Das Hugel" just outside Austin Tx. 100+...

The "Tour Das Hugel" just outside Austin Tx. 100+ miles with 14k worth of short but extremely steep climbing. I wanted to die....
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Posted By c.miller64

This is because she was not officially registered...

This is because she was not officially registered for a monthly record attempt at that time. She is now, though, and will have 3 overlapping attempts before she finishes out the year. Current status...
04-02-17, 04:51 AM
Replies: 2,380
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Posted By c.miller64

Apidura. https://www.apidura.com/

Apidura.

https://www.apidura.com/
04-01-17, 09:11 PM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,227
Posted By c.miller64

My newly built Cannondale Synapse that I'll be...

My newly built Cannondale Synapse that I'll be racing in the Trans Am Bike race this June.
Replies: 160
Views: 26,466
Posted By c.miller64

He knew about it. I talked him into trying...

He knew about it. I talked him into trying Flatwoods out in the first days of his challenge- https://www.strava.com/activities/240351097. Told me that he'd lose his mind riding there and didn't come...
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Views: 26,466
Posted By c.miller64

Extremely low heart rates are typical for well...

Extremely low heart rates are typical for well conditioned long distance athletes after they've been riding for several consecutive days in a row. At that point, HR ceases to be a accurate indicator...
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Views: 26,466
Posted By c.miller64

They are accepting submissions under either the...

They are accepting submissions under either the Guinness or UMCA rules for the highest mileage record.
Replies: 277
Views: 42,930
Posted By c.miller64

429 miles in 24 hours at the 2013 Bessie's Creek...

429 miles in 24 hours at the 2013 Bessie's Creek 24 hour race.
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