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01-17-12, 10:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 835
Posted By GB Cycle

Ex is right on. here's the strava segment for a...

Ex is right on. here's the strava segment for a lap. http://app.strava.com/segments/611018
07-11-11, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 372
Posted By GB Cycle

There were a couple of crashes, two stretches of...

There were a couple of crashes, two stretches of cobbles. I'm pretty sure you mean the one at turn #4. I was right behind that crash, made it by on the inside. A guy went down on the inside of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-11, 08:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,568
Posted By GB Cycle

Reminds me of Ms Bones on the Deathride.... ...

Reminds me of Ms Bones on the Deathride....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_taH_2Qugg4&feature=player_embedded
03-21-11, 02:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,081
Posted By GB Cycle

No Landis in the results list

No Landis in the results list
03-15-11, 11:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By GB Cycle

Look at the NCNCA blog for links to...

Look at the NCNCA blog for links to photographers' web sites. Keep checking though as it sometimes takes the photographers a few days to get their sets uploaded.

http://wordpress.ncncaracing.com/
02-16-11, 11:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,389
Posted By GB Cycle

RacerEx, it will be my 1st time @ Pine Flat (Cat...

RacerEx, it will be my 1st time @ Pine Flat (Cat 4, I will be racing the M45+ 4/5s). Would love any insight into the course. I've seen the general course map, looks like the two primary climbs are...
02-08-11, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By GB Cycle

The large shift lever is splayed out to the left,...

The large shift lever is splayed out to the left, no longer lining up with the small one. Feels like something internally broke, like a spring. I can get it to shift, but it's really clunky &...
02-08-11, 01:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By GB Cycle

wtb: left dura ace 7801 Shifter

My shifter was a casualty in a crash at Cherry Pie this weekend. Was a couple bikes back behind a guy who lost it just before the chicane in the final lap of the M35+ 4/5. Guess he overcorrected a...
01-26-11, 05:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,283
Posted By GB Cycle

I am new to TTs/Tri bikes, and ended up getting a...

I am new to TTs/Tri bikes, and ended up getting a P3 from Davis Wheelworks. Joe Santos has been amazing to work with - spending hours in there finding the right bike for me, followed by multiple...
11-26-10, 10:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,210
Posted By GB Cycle

Not too late at all...thanks, exactly what I was...

Not too late at all...thanks, exactly what I was looking for. Schedule yesterday was too tight, so I rode today instead. Didn't quite make it to Mill Creek Summit before I had to turnaround, but the...
11-24-10, 10:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,210
Posted By GB Cycle

Thanks all for the additional info. Looks like...

Thanks all for the additional info. Looks like I'll be limited to the Big T area this week based on our family schedule. I've ridden up that way the past 2 mornings. I'm about 5 miles from the Big...
11-23-10, 01:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,210
Posted By GB Cycle

Thanks for the great reply and links. ...

Thanks for the great reply and links. Glendora/mt baldy looks awesome - hope to get there wed or thurs. Tomorrow i have a short window, so I'll have to leave from the house and will check out going...
11-22-10, 11:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,210
Posted By GB Cycle

La crescenta area rides/mt Wilson?

I'm in southern California with the family this week and looking for ride ideas. I was originally planning on doing the big tujunga/angles crest loop tomorrow but looks like hwy 2 isn't opened yet. ...
09-25-10, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 492
Posted By GB Cycle

Shirland Tract was just chipped sealed and while...

Shirland Tract was just chipped sealed and while I've personally haven't been on it, I've heard it's a mess for cyclists. Very loose surface. Rattlesnack as well. You might want to avoid those...
08-22-10, 10:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 547
Posted By GB Cycle

Levi's Gran Fondo Registration Available

***SOLD***

Had to do some horse trading @ the home front to squeeze a couple of races into my calendar, so I am selling my Gran Fondo registration space. Figured I'd offer it up to Norcal...
07-07-10, 02:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 504
Posted By GB Cycle

The results posted at near the finish line had a...

The results posted at near the finish line had a handwritten note indicating there was a camera malfunction, so they only managed to get the top 7 places. I was in it, towards back of the pack at...
05-29-10, 02:31 PM
Replies: 939
Views: 45,473
Posted By GB Cycle

Jeez, just because you don't like Armstrong,...

Jeez, just because you don't like Armstrong, doesn't mean you should spout off on LAF/Livestrong, which you obviously no nothing about at all. All of the financial reports are directly on the...
04-18-10, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,782
Posted By GB Cycle

Knee pain? I would go straight to UC Davis...

Knee pain? I would go straight to UC Davis medical center and ask for Judd. The extra travel time is waay waay worth it.
01-16-10, 12:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 764
Posted By GB Cycle

I forgot to update this thread based on my ride. ...

I forgot to update this thread based on my ride. I went out there a 1.5 weeks ago, parked near the Subway on Blue Oaks. Used the ride from Blue Oaks, Fiddyment and then to Sunset West Blvd as a...
12-23-09, 11:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 764
Posted By GB Cycle

I like the reverse idea, I'll have to scout it...

I like the reverse idea, I'll have to scout it out. I water ski out at Baseline & Locust, so I drive baseline 3x a week roughly Mar-Oct and have seen some really scary situations....probably not as...
12-23-09, 11:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 764
Posted By GB Cycle

Good riding with you today. You finished strong,...

Good riding with you today. You finished strong, and we ended up with the same total elevation gain as if we had gone down to the confluence. I pretty sure you would have been fine going up Old...
12-23-09, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 764
Posted By GB Cycle

Very cool! I was going to hit the confluence as...

Very cool! I was going to hit the confluence as well today, but my riding partner wasn't quite ready for Old Foresthill road, so we went out to Ridge Road instead after riding up to Indian Hill...
12-23-09, 11:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 764
Posted By GB Cycle

Thanks for the suggestions everyone . Of the two...

Thanks for the suggestions everyone . Of the two flat options, the airport option looks pretty good. (Brewer is closer, but I can't bring myself to ride on baseline road scorpio516!).

mcarr, I...
12-22-09, 10:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 764
Posted By GB Cycle

3-5 mile Flat Course, No Stops for Fit Test? (Near Roseville)

Any ideas on where I can do one of the time trial fitness tests for CTS or Friel. Course needs to be a minimum of 3 miles, flat with no stops. There sections of the ARBT that I could use as last...
12-15-09, 08:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,823
Posted By GB Cycle

Thanks! I've been waffling all day & you just...

Thanks! I've been waffling all day & you just pushed me over that fence. Signed up for the Gran this evening.
12-11-09, 12:29 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,583
Posted By GB Cycle

I saw a news article in 07 that had a finishing...

I saw a news article in 07 that had a finishing time around 7:20. I believe the top times are usually sub 7:30.
12-10-09, 12:09 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,583
Posted By GB Cycle

Smooth for me as well. In for my 4th year.

Smooth for me as well. In for my 4th year.
10-30-09, 09:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 596
Posted By GB Cycle

Just my kind of post, although we might be far...

Just my kind of post, although we might be far from each other.

I can ride weekdays, out of Roseville/granite bay area but don't mind driving to meet up somewhere. I usually like to ride up...
10-08-09, 07:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,970
Posted By GB Cycle

I'm going through the same decision process re:...

I'm going through the same decision process re: jackets. I am leaning towards Phantom also, probably through REI. I am wondering how the jackets size...I am right past the outer edge of Medium...
10-08-09, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 570
Posted By GB Cycle

thanks....I was thinking of something along the...

thanks....I was thinking of something along the lines of the Gore Phantom. REI has it on sale as well.

http://www.wiggle.co.uk/p/cycle/7/Gore_Phantom_II_Windproof_Jacket/5360030077/
10-08-09, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 570
Posted By GB Cycle

probably 150 +/- if it's worth it.

probably 150 +/- if it's worth it.
10-08-09, 11:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 570
Posted By GB Cycle

a little bump. no one has a jacket they like?...

a little bump. no one has a jacket they like? :lol:
10-06-09, 08:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 570
Posted By GB Cycle

Norcal (Sacramento & Foothills) Jacket recommendation needed

I am looking for recommendations on Late Fall/Winter Jacket that works well for our cooler temp ranges, and can handle on/off showers (not necessarily heavier rain, although I did get caught in a...
09-24-09, 09:29 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 6,845
Posted By GB Cycle

That's a bummer....I missed the registration and...

That's a bummer....I missed the registration and was thinking of trying to get a transfer at the last minute.
09-01-09, 03:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,423
Posted By GB Cycle

I was going off my polar stats with the...

I was going off my polar stats with the barometric altimeter from multiple rides. The polar software provides a total ascent for the ride (and each individual lap) by capturing the altitude at each...
09-01-09, 03:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 910
Posted By GB Cycle

The course does not go through the fire area. ...

The course does not go through the fire area. Following Bowman, you turn right on Dry Creek road after Bell road. If you went left at dry creek (or Bell), it would take you towards the fire.
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09-01-09, 02:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,423
Posted By GB Cycle

Was that a forerunner model? I have the...

Was that a forerunner model? I have the forerunner 305 for tri training , and noticed that since it runs off GPS altitude instead of Barometric altitude, the ascent measurement is way high,...
08-31-09, 12:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,423
Posted By GB Cycle

It's ~32 miles from Beals to Discovery Park, then...

It's ~32 miles from Beals to Discovery Park, then roughly another mile to Old Sac.

http://www.saccycle.com/bikewaymaps/AR_Biketrail.pdf
08-30-09, 07:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,423
Posted By GB Cycle

1400+ sounds like too much total gain. I get...

1400+ sounds like too much total gain. I get 700-750 feet on the round trip between beals and discovery park with my Polar (barometric).
07-23-09, 10:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,554
Posted By GB Cycle

I doubt Radio Shack will be the primary sponsor. ...

I doubt Radio Shack will be the primary sponsor. Could be wrong, but just can't see it. More likely they would be a secondary sponsor.

EDIT: I guess I was wrong. Radio Shack...Ugh
...
07-22-09, 03:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,554
Posted By GB Cycle

True, especially the yacht racing, but I never...

True, especially the yacht racing, but I never heard him talk about cycling, whereas the Cup and other sports topics came up randomly during meetings I attended - most of which were during Lance's...
07-22-09, 12:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,554
Posted By GB Cycle

LOL....You must really be a former PeopleSoft...

LOL....You must really be a former PeopleSoft employee (Oracle through acquisition) with the "Uncle" reference. :) . Uncle Dave yes, Uncle Larry no.

I could see Oracle in the mix...not...
Forum: Triathlon
07-17-09, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,810
Posted By GB Cycle

Ok, a followup. Tri bike on craiglist. No idea...

Ok, a followup. Tri bike on craiglist. No idea if it's a good deal, although I suspect it might be a little big (I am about 5'11, ride a 56cm road bike). From what I've read, a 54cm might be a...
Forum: Triathlon
07-17-09, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,810
Posted By GB Cycle

Thanks for the responses! Couple of...

Thanks for the responses! Couple of questions/comments.

Wheelset: I blew out my Forte rims on the Scattante, so upgraded those to Mavic Kyrsium Elites a while back with money I got back from...
Forum: Triathlon
07-16-09, 11:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,810
Posted By GB Cycle

Use Clip on Aerobars w/ Tarmac PRO SL2 or Convert My Scattante R660 to Tri Bike

I upgraded my 3 year old Scattante R660 Triple this spring to Specialized Tarmac SL2 Pro. I'll put in about 6000 road miles mostly in the hills this year, and am now getting into triathlons.

I...
07-16-09, 05:26 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 7,157
Posted By GB Cycle

Specialized Toupe 143 for me. No issues at all.

Specialized Toupe 143 for me. No issues at all.
07-13-09, 01:00 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 7,157
Posted By GB Cycle

Nice reports - I am very jealous of the pictures!...

Nice reports - I am very jealous of the pictures! I rode again this year for the 3rd year in a row, 2nd year as an official Rolling Bones rider. Start time for me was 5:25 - temps were perfect, but...
07-11-09, 11:41 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 7,157
Posted By GB Cycle

Descending the frontside of Ebbits was...

Descending the frontside of Ebbits was particularly challenging this year. My lap time was much slower than last year and all of my other descents were faster....lots of riders coming up all over...
07-05-09, 02:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,856
Posted By GB Cycle

If you make it up to the Auburn area in your...

If you make it up to the Auburn area in your travels, see Dan @ Victory Velo. Picked up my tarmac there based a recommendation from a friend. Great shop, great customer service.
...
06-28-09, 11:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,023
Posted By GB Cycle

Yep, that's it pretty much it! I skipped the...

Yep, that's it pretty much it! I skipped the trip down by bear river and the return through Yankee Jim's off Foresthill.

My water ski/riding buddy took me on the Auburn/Iowa Hill 72 mile loop a...
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