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04-04-18, 03:49 AM
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Posted By lenny866

Last summer, I did a ride called the Black Fly...

Last summer, I did a ride called the Black Fly Challenge. I underestimated the climbs and took my cyclocross (with the wrong gearing) over my MTB. Not a huge problem as the gearing was just a little...
06-09-17, 04:00 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,225
Posted By lenny866

I have a handlebar mount for the phone and have...

I have a handlebar mount for the phone and have it on speaker (unless I am in a group). I use a mirror to see cars. You can't hear some of these new electric cars until they are right on you....
05-25-17, 09:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,079
Posted By lenny866

A high riser stem may help your body get used to...

A high riser stem may help your body get used to the position.

Saddles are a personal preference. I know in the early season, I like my bikes with a softer saddle and as my mile increase, I like...
05-17-17, 12:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,930
Posted By lenny866

I just got the H Plus Son wheels and I am very...

I just got the H Plus Son wheels and I am very impressed with the quality. These might end up on my daily rider.
05-14-17, 08:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,930
Posted By lenny866

I have purchased 3 wheel-sets from them and I am...

I have purchased 3 wheel-sets from them and I am very happy with them.

I have both the Velocity Deep V/105 hubs on my daily rider and just ordered the H plus Son/105s on my cross bike (I use it...
05-04-17, 03:31 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,929
Posted By lenny866

Nashbar has some nashbar brand ones, up to a...

Nashbar has some nashbar brand ones, up to a 52-54 (3XL)
05-01-17, 12:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,579
Posted By lenny866

I am familiar with that bike, I have 91 Trek...

I am familiar with that bike, I have 91 Trek 7000. Your 8000 should be able to meet your needs. I am more of a roadie but wanted something for some light trail riding. I bought a 29er and now wish I...
04-26-17, 03:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,652
Posted By lenny866

I had a Trek 520 many years ago. It was a...

I had a Trek 520 many years ago. It was a comfortable bike to ride. If the 520 fits, I would go with that. You would had more hand positions available. If you find yourself challenged by cycling and...
Forum: Northeast
04-13-17, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,358
Posted By lenny866

I highly recommend staying in Saratoga Springs...

I highly recommend staying in Saratoga Springs NY. Here is some info. At the end of the day you can stay in Saratoga which is an awesome small city.

Rides...
04-08-17, 04:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,443
Posted By lenny866

Bottom line is if you want to ride, you adjust to...

Bottom line is if you want to ride, you adjust to your climate!!
04-07-17, 05:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,738
Posted By lenny866

I have a 2011 Fuji Cross 2.0. It has performed...

I have a 2011 Fuji Cross 2.0. It has performed well and is one of my favorite bikes. I also have 2 good friends that have Fuji road bikes, they love them too.
Forum: Northeast
04-02-17, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,284
Posted By lenny866

I rented a camp off Rte 30 north of the...

I rented a camp off Rte 30 north of the Batchlerville and had some real nice riding in that area. Here are some that I found on line. I know some of my friends ride Saratoga to Sacandaga and love the...
04-01-17, 08:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,545
Posted By lenny866

The battery case is pretty heavy. I am afraid a...

The battery case is pretty heavy. I am afraid a good jolt could shake it loose. If it were just a regular lifeproof case, I would not think twice about it. I use a different holder on my 29er, just...
Forum: Northeast
04-01-17, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,284
Posted By lenny866

I am on the other side of the Sacandaga, but you...

I am on the other side of the Sacandaga, but you have some great areas to ride. There is a shop in Johnstown (I think) bike works or something like that. I know someone that uses them and likes them.
03-31-17, 06:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,545
Posted By lenny866

I also have Nite Ize for my Iphone 6 (with...

I also have Nite Ize for my Iphone 6 (with lifeproof battery case). I have it on my 2 road bikes and cross bike. I don't think I would trust int on my MTB.
03-30-17, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 802
Posted By lenny866

I ran more than I rode!! Not what I was hoping...

I ran more than I rode!! Not what I was hoping for....getting snow tonight, so looks like I'll be running for another week.
03-28-17, 03:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 658
Posted By lenny866

Thanks for the info.

Thanks for the info.
03-27-17, 05:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 658
Posted By lenny866

How are the hills....I know it is the ADKs ...but...

How are the hills....I know it is the ADKs ...but how hilly? I have 32s on my cross bike, too narrow? I am a recreational rider, not looking to place, just to enjoy something besides another charity...
03-27-17, 05:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 658
Posted By lenny866

How are the hills....I know it is the ADKs ...but...

How are the hills....I know it is the ADKs ...but how hilly? Also would you recommend a cross bike or MTB. I have both at 26 and 29er + a cross bike. I am a recreational rider, not looking to place,...
03-23-17, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 658
Posted By lenny866

Black Fly Challenge in the Adirondacks

Has anyone done this ride? your thoughts......
03-22-17, 03:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,280
Posted By lenny866

I have a 2011 Fuji Cross 2.0. Largest I have had...

I have a 2011 Fuji Cross 2.0. Largest I have had on is a 35. I think that is also the stock tire size.
03-20-17, 04:26 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 25,320
Posted By lenny866

I have a cross bike that I use for late...

I have a cross bike that I use for late season,early season and winter riding. It is a little more upright than my road bikes & it is slightly heavier than my Alum RB. I run 32s on the wheels but...
03-09-17, 10:47 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,884
Posted By lenny866

First, welcome to the forums and congrats on the...

First, welcome to the forums and congrats on the bike.



The bike will support your weight but the wheels may not. Go to the Clyde forum and do a little research on the topic. I am 230 and go...
03-06-17, 05:43 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,533
Posted By lenny866

Went for a ride yesterday, it was 18. My lowest...

Went for a ride yesterday, it was 18. My lowest was 12 degrees.
03-02-17, 05:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,775
Posted By lenny866

If you ride in a large wooded area ....a compass...

If you ride in a large wooded area ....a compass plus some small handlebar lights.....just enough to travel in the dark.
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