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07-29-18, 04:59 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

I just did it in 23:51 this morning, which is my...

I just did it in 23:51 this morning, which is my fastest time up. I'm amazed you can do it 7 minutes faster than me.
05-29-18, 12:49 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

How can you still get banned for it in...

How can you still get banned for it in California? I know USADA is obviously 'US' and it's federally illegal, but that's just so dumb. I can buy that stuff here with my credit card!
05-17-18, 11:16 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

We had one kid in NYC and just had one at...

We had one kid in NYC and just had one at Stanford. Both bills were like 60k. We paid 5k out of pocket the first time because our insurance wasn't that good, this time since my wife works in tech and...
04-05-18, 01:23 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

I got my kid a balance bike at age 2 (Strider...

I got my kid a balance bike at age 2 (Strider brand) but he didn't have interest until about 2 years 9 months. Now he's 3 and loves riding it and he's getting pretty good. Hopefully he's on a 2...
04-02-18, 01:36 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

Doge definitely provides different viewpoints and...

Doge definitely provides different viewpoints and can be entertaining. I may not agree with his parenting style but wasn't offended by anything. It's only the internet, after all.
11-08-17, 01:49 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

My kid hasn't seen rain in 6 or 7 months and...

My kid hasn't seen rain in 6 or 7 months and we're in NYC for the week (wife and I are working, kid is in backup day care). It was 43 and raining last night, he was so excited to play in the rain I...
10-18-17, 02:16 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

70k! That would get you about 40 square feet out...

70k! That would get you about 40 square feet out here :)
10-17-17, 03:51 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

Maybe affected due to air quality? Not sure what...

Maybe affected due to air quality? Not sure what happened with the fires in the past 24 hours, but air quality is way worse today than yesterday in the south bay. The sky is yellow again here.
09-19-17, 11:21 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Rode up Old La Honda at a very consistent pace -...

Rode up Old La Honda at a very consistent pace - did the Strava segment disappear after Gaimon took the KOM? I only see partial segments up the climb.
06-23-17, 11:14 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Is there a link to learn more about the social...

Is there a link to learn more about the social ride?

Summer Friday's here so I'm probably going to do 2.5 hours or so after lunch before I pick up the kid from school.
06-19-17, 12:26 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

Not sure why so many of you guys and others were...

Not sure why so many of you guys and others were out riding the heat. It's really not safe. Yesterday morning I got up early for my ride and it was 62 degrees when I left, and low 80's when I got...
04-25-17, 11:15 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

I think the riding out here is much less...

I think the riding out here is much less stressful than riding out east in the new york metro area (I felt drivers were more aggressive in the east coast). There are bike lanes on most roads here,...
04-19-17, 11:10 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

No, housing here is insane. This is relatively...

No, housing here is insane. This is relatively cheap for the area. 4 million for a generic house.
http://www.659tennyson.com
03-21-17, 10:46 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

My advice about cars since moving and due to my...

My advice about cars since moving and due to my 16 year old Accord broke down the day we moved: call BMW dealerships. BMWs (base models) are sometimes leased out to large corporations for expats that...
03-14-17, 11:37 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Have you tried an aeropress? It's not exactly...

Have you tried an aeropress? It's not exactly espresso but it's pretty good for $24 and really quick. I don't find espresso machines to be worth the hassle.
02-10-17, 11:51 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

I was in Tahoe last weekend - the amount of snow...

I was in Tahoe last weekend - the amount of snow in town was insane. 8 foot walls on the sides of the road. I've never seen anything like that before.

I really need to get out to Jackson one of...
01-30-17, 03:35 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

If you are riding up OLH, why not just go to...

If you are riding up OLH, why not just go to Alice's restaurant or the deli next door? Or do what everyone else does and stop by Robert's market. That place is awesome.

I've been (and most likely...
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Posted By Gramercy

Kings Mountain road is my new favorite road, in...

Kings Mountain road is my new favorite road, in Woodside.

Stanford's cycling team has a list of about 30 different routes at this link:

https://web.stanford.edu/group/cycling/routes/
12-31-16, 07:29 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

5 year anniversary today and the wife and I...

5 year anniversary today and the wife and I rented a tandem and rode for 2 hours in the hills. Her first time on a bike in 15 years!
12-28-16, 10:52 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

We just had our offsite there for work. Beautiful...

We just had our offsite there for work. Beautiful place!!
12-20-16, 10:46 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

Rode up some steep hills in Woodside today, looks...

Rode up some steep hills in Woodside today, looks like my FTP is around 250 or so? Way better than I expected because I haven't ridden much at all. Consistent riding starts in January after the kid...
12-13-16, 08:12 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

110? How do you ride that much and have a job,...

110? How do you ride that much and have a job, especially now that it gets dark at 5pm?

I rode for the first time in weeks today. Hills are a lot bigger on the west coast. Or at least in the bay...
12-01-16, 10:34 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Um, it rained for like 8 minutes (Redwood City),...

Um, it rained for like 8 minutes (Redwood City), then was sunny 30 minutes later. Though it is cold in the morning! I'll give you that.

I haven't ridden my bike in about 6 weeks. It may be another...
11-09-16, 02:32 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

What do you do that there are only 500 people in...

What do you do that there are only 500 people in your field? There are 500 people in the NBA.
11-08-16, 09:53 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

We'll be in Redwood City starting on Nov 27th or...

We'll be in Redwood City starting on Nov 27th or 28th.
11-08-16, 09:29 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

I'd be potentially interested in a used race...

I'd be potentially interested in a used race bike, size 58.
11-04-16, 12:15 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

Have you checked your pedals? It's not always the...

Have you checked your pedals? It's not always the BB.
10-06-16, 11:22 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

I would gladly take some old things, you probably...

I would gladly take some old things, you probably won't need to ship either.

REI will do store credit or exchange, probably won't give cash back.
10-04-16, 02:52 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

I think I'm moving to California. Can't wait to...

I think I'm moving to California. Can't wait to gain 50 west coast watts.
10-04-16, 08:59 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

I barely work that many hours. Commute to...

I barely work that many hours.

Commute to work today, super windy! I hate headwinds.
08-19-16, 03:17 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

It's cheaper to fly to Thailand and get custom...

It's cheaper to fly to Thailand and get custom clothes than it is to get a nice suit in America.

My custom suit was like $100.
08-11-16, 11:59 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Dude you're going to be 150 tonight if you ride...

Dude you're going to be 150 tonight if you ride outside right now. Feels like 104 in North Jersey right now.
08-03-16, 07:25 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Oh it's so nice to ride to work when it's 70...

Oh it's so nice to ride to work when it's 70 degrees with low humidity. This must be what it's like to live in California.
05-06-16, 09:13 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

It's really scary that he was racing bikes just 6...

It's really scary that he was racing bikes just 6 months ago. I didn't even know he was sick. Terrible news.
04-29-16, 12:19 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

A baby bike seat (Rhode gear) can go on a road...

A baby bike seat (Rhode gear) can go on a road bike, right? I only ever see them on mountain/hybrid bikes.
04-13-16, 09:33 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Sup with tax bills? I could buy an S Works Venge...

Sup with tax bills? I could buy an S Works Venge with the amount I owe.
03-23-16, 12:39 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 9,738
Posted By Gramercy

I thought that was the case as well, but I got...

I thought that was the case as well, but I got this email from the USAC when I inquired about it.

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Eric,

Beginner one day licenses are only available for category 5 for men and...
03-23-16, 11:58 AM
Replies: 151
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Posted By Gramercy

I think 1 day licenses should be available for...

I think 1 day licenses should be available for all categories, not just a cat 5. If I can only race a couple times a year, why would I pay $70 for a license?
03-16-16, 01:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,824
Posted By Gramercy

What kind of veggies? This week I bought a lot of...

What kind of veggies? This week I bought a lot of squash and broccoli and sweet potatoes, roasted with coconut oil or olive oil. Good, but I can't eat the same very day. I found it interesting that...
03-12-16, 10:26 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

last year there was a blizzard the weekend of...

last year there was a blizzard the weekend of grants tomb, and this weekend it is sunny and 60, and has been super warm all week. That may be the reason for the high numbers.
03-07-16, 10:39 AM
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Views: 9,738
Posted By Gramercy

The cost issue is that the crashing and getting...

The cost issue is that the crashing and getting hurt is expensive relative to other sports. Other sports, if you tweak and ankle or sprain a wrist playing tennis or basketball or soccer, it's not...
02-24-16, 12:12 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

So are Park Slope races generally less safe than...

So are Park Slope races generally less safe than Central Park races?
02-17-16, 01:35 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

4 full days skiing in Washington state - powder,...

4 full days skiing in Washington state - powder, steeps, cliffs, etc. Tough on legs. 1000+ TSS. Taking a few days off from exercise.
02-01-16, 09:11 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

Since I like to cook and try to experiment with...

Since I like to cook and try to experiment with at least one new dish a week, this week I made Chicken Mafe - got the recipe from the NY Times cooking website. I usually make more abridged versions...
01-27-16, 08:46 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

I started this last week per your suggestion a...

I started this last week per your suggestion a while ago! Love it, and it's easy calories.
01-25-16, 09:10 AM
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Posted By Gramercy

30 inches of snow is a lot, especially when the...

30 inches of snow is a lot, especially when the snow plow clears the road and blocks my car in. Fun times.
01-25-16, 09:03 AM
Replies: 369
Views: 32,800
Posted By Gramercy

Why does it take 13 minutes on the stove? I'm...

Why does it take 13 minutes on the stove? I'm debating getting a moka pot because I figured the time was similar to french press (3 to 4 minutes).
01-12-16, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13,574
Views: 690,290
Posted By Gramercy

Someone decided to vandalize my car over the...

Someone decided to vandalize my car over the weekend so I had to get the back window fixed this morning. Rode to work when it was 27 degrees. My face and hands were really cold, but overall it wasn't...
01-07-16, 12:52 PM
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Posted By Gramercy

Why would you be inside a gym when you're in...

Why would you be inside a gym when you're in Hawaii? Go hiking or ride up Haleakala if you need exercise.
01-05-16, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13,574
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Posted By Gramercy

Squats and deadlifts first thing in the morning....

Squats and deadlifts first thing in the morning. I seem to be 20% weaker in the morning compared to lifting after work.
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