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Forum: Southeast
08-27-11, 11:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,029
Posted By jamiewilson3

Where in Charlotte will you be living?

Where in Charlotte will you be living?
Forum: Southeast
07-18-10, 12:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 633
Posted By jamiewilson3

Clemson has some pretty solid guys on their...

Clemson has some pretty solid guys on their cycling team. Consider showing up to one of their meetings when you get on campus.
Forum: Southeast
09-14-09, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,719
Posted By jamiewilson3

Mark is Hincapie's local guy and one of the few...

Mark is Hincapie's local guy and one of the few people on the planet that I trust to touch my bike. Good choice.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-09, 10:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,014
Posted By jamiewilson3

Your comparison is bogus. There are legitimate...

Your comparison is bogus. There are legitimate points between Campy and Shimano, but everybody knows that LP is better! :)
Forum: Southeast
09-10-09, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,719
Posted By jamiewilson3

Mark at the downtown Carolina Tri in Greenville...

Mark at the downtown Carolina Tri in Greenville is legit and knows what he is doing.
08-22-09, 05:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 508
Posted By jamiewilson3

Sprint with a mile to go and try and TT off of...

Sprint with a mile to go and try and TT off of the front for a solo.

1) The initial sprint will improve your sprint.
2) The TT will improve your ability to stay at high output.
3) Seeing...
08-10-09, 05:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,602
Posted By jamiewilson3

There is a guy named Rodney in Spartanburg, SC...

There is a guy named Rodney in Spartanburg, SC that was special forces in Vietnam and can hang with some pretty decent company on the bike. He also smokes cigarettes.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-09, 08:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,185
Posted By jamiewilson3

It is called the interactive effect. It is...

It is called the interactive effect. It is non-linear but still adds up.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-09, 05:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,553
Posted By jamiewilson3

Very nice. I have to periodically remind myself...

Very nice. I have to periodically remind myself that outside of the NYC toilet, NY/NJ has some very nice places.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-09, 05:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,185
Posted By jamiewilson3

If it actually works, it could save some decent...

If it actually works, it could save some decent wattage, especially in crosswinds. I was actually playing in my brain with a center hub shell that is airfoil shaped and indexed from the stationary...
Forum: Southeast
08-04-09, 07:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,323
Posted By jamiewilson3

Cool. I rode with them a few times when I...

Cool. I rode with them a few times when I happened to be in town on the weekend. I mostly rode in SS and Vinings group rides during the week. The riding here is pretty good. I do miss the steep...
Forum: Southeast
08-03-09, 06:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,323
Posted By jamiewilson3

I have been going to Carolina Bicycle Company in...

I have been going to Carolina Bicycle Company in S Charlotte since I moved here in April. Shop manager Ben is pretty cool and has good taste in bikes. They are a BMC dealer. I would not hesitate...
Forum: Southeast
06-16-09, 07:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 536
Posted By jamiewilson3

Assault on Morrow Mountain

Anyone here ever done it? I just moved to the area. Is there a decent fast group that pushes the pace? How big is the climb?

Any info is appreciated. Thanks!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-09, 07:40 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,299
Posted By jamiewilson3

Sucks. I hope that you can get some evidence of...

Sucks. I hope that you can get some evidence of the jockey pulley. If it came apart and caused the problem, you may get some help from SRAM. However, as several people have said, and yourself: the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-31-09, 02:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,928
Posted By jamiewilson3

I have been using 4000's for a few years now with...

I have been using 4000's for a few years now with great success. I get about 4k miles on the rear and 8k on the front. I have had 2 flats on all of my pairs. 1 was a piece of metal shaving that...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-09, 08:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,346
Posted By jamiewilson3

I have a pair of Reynolds Assault wheels with...

I have a pair of Reynolds Assault wheels with 4700 miles on them. They still do not have any perceptible recesses on the brake track. I hope to get 25k - 30k miles out of them. I use baradine...
05-08-09, 05:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By jamiewilson3

Damn...I will be in Rabun county Memorial Day...

Damn...I will be in Rabun county Memorial Day weekend. Oh well.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-09, 10:53 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,209
Posted By jamiewilson3

Realistic: 1) Where I just...

Realistic:

1) Where I just left...Greenville, SC: good scene, weather, cheap cost of living, engineering jobs
2) Denver, CO: cold a lot, but I like to ski, too, good jobs around

Fantasy:...
04-24-09, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 454
Posted By jamiewilson3

Sounds like fun. I ride the same roads as...

Sounds like fun. I ride the same roads as defending champ Chris Butler, and I know from our Paris Mtn times in Greenville, SC that I would not be in contention.
04-24-09, 07:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 803
Posted By jamiewilson3

I am on hold with Garmin right now to try and get...

I am on hold with Garmin right now to try and get a warranty replacement for my Forerunner 305 which ejected from my brand new multisport mount on a ride last night.

Different mount, but it...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-09, 07:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,863
Posted By jamiewilson3

I use baradine pads on my Reynolds Assaults, and...

I use baradine pads on my Reynolds Assaults, and it works really well. They are a dark brown color.
04-22-09, 05:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,468
Posted By jamiewilson3

When I was an intern in DC (of the non-Lewinsky...

When I was an intern in DC (of the non-Lewinsky variety), there was a kid who got rejected from a bar for a fake ID and he said: "Do you have any idea who I work for?", proceeded to tell everyone,...
Forum: Southeast
04-20-09, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 484
Posted By jamiewilson3

Not I. I did consider going, but I was...

Not I.

I did consider going, but I was unpacking crap all day from our move on Sunday. I did hit my first local ride....CBC Saturday 7 AM ride.

Decent - 36 miles w/ the main 27 mile effort...
04-15-09, 10:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 979
Posted By jamiewilson3

I have friends who have seen it. They say that...

I have friends who have seen it. They say that it is very good. Probably only true if you are a cycling fan.
04-14-09, 07:10 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,846
Posted By jamiewilson3

5'9.5" I was 135 3 years ago. I am at 154...

5'9.5"

I was 135 3 years ago. I am at 154 right now. I was the best mix of power and climbing at around 148.

To stay below 140, I could not eat enough to train effectively. Staying super...
Forum: Southeast
04-14-09, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,235
Posted By jamiewilson3

Do you won Aunt Sue's? Awesome if you do! ...

Do you won Aunt Sue's? Awesome if you do!

If any of you are ever riding in the area, stop by there. They are cycling friendly and have a great local reputation. Perfect for when in the Caesars...
Forum: Southeast
04-08-09, 06:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 389
Posted By jamiewilson3

There are some really nice roads up in the...

There are some really nice roads up in the Germany Road area as well as the lake loops around Burton, Rabun, and Seed.

Also, there are a ton of good routes up around Highlands, NC.

If you want...
04-05-09, 06:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,000
Posted By jamiewilson3

Technically not a question!

Technically not a question!
04-04-09, 01:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,204
Posted By jamiewilson3

It was definitely a lack of B-fast. 2 years ago...

It was definitely a lack of B-fast. 2 years ago on a local winter bike league ride, I bonked 55 miles out on a 95 mile ride. All of a sudden, I couldn't hold 15 mph. I had gotten sick the night...
04-04-09, 12:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,204
Posted By jamiewilson3

For something so short, I agree no food. Go with...

For something so short, I agree no food. Go with a sports drink in one bottle and water in a second.
04-04-09, 12:20 PM
Replies: 5,101
Views: 3,284,541
Posted By jamiewilson3

Very nice! Hopefully I will get to see it in...

Very nice! Hopefully I will get to see it in person soon at one of the Tuesday nighters.
03-31-09, 07:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 773
Posted By jamiewilson3

The bit about Roubaix is pretty good.

The bit about Roubaix is pretty good.
Forum: Southeast
03-31-09, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By jamiewilson3

Thanks. I was looking at those. I will see you...

Thanks. I was looking at those. I will see you all out there in a few weeks.
Forum: Southeast
03-28-09, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By jamiewilson3

Thanks for the response. I saw their rides...

Thanks for the response. I saw their rides listed, and that is probably exactly what I will do during the week unless I can get away early to go to the training crit. As you said, if I hump it from...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-09, 05:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,230
Posted By jamiewilson3

I use aluminum / mag wheel polish and it works...

I use aluminum / mag wheel polish and it works well. It takes a long time by hand. I would recommend some electric motor assistance.
03-26-09, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By jamiewilson3

Thanks for the response Sub and welcome back. ...

Thanks for the response Sub and welcome back. Very Donaldson-esque but with better pavement.

That looks to be about perfect, except that I will be working on Gold Hill Rd just outside of Tega Cay...
03-26-09, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By jamiewilson3

Charlotte / Ft Mill race training rides?

NOTE: Also posted in the regional discussions.

I am about to move to the Ft Mill / Tega Cay area for a job, and I am looking for the local fast rides, preferably in the 22/23 mph+ with attacks,...
Forum: Southeast
03-26-09, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By jamiewilson3

Charlotte / Ft Mill race training rides?

I am about to move to the Ft Mill / Tega Cay area for a job, and I am looking for the local fast rides, preferably in the 22/23 mph+ with attacks, etc.

Does anyone know any around the area. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-09, 10:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,416
Posted By jamiewilson3

Perhaps one of the ride across America deals.

Perhaps one of the ride across America deals.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-09, 08:29 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,252
Posted By jamiewilson3

I bought a set of torx bits for like $6. The...

I bought a set of torx bits for like $6. The legit complaint for Campy is the $800,000 chain tool.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-09, 08:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,066
Posted By jamiewilson3

Boob job.

Boob job.
03-16-09, 04:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,332
Posted By jamiewilson3

It can be pretty tough. I TT'ed out the front of...

It can be pretty tough. I TT'ed out the front of the Tuesday nighter mixed 4/5 field and did 26.5 mph for 3.5 miles on a hilly course. I got caught by the last guy at the line. It is hard to beat...
03-15-09, 07:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,212
Posted By jamiewilson3

The 30mm deep v is already like 580g, so this guy...

The 30mm deep v is already like 580g, so this guy will probably be more like high 600's and maybe over 700. The reinforcement bridge will kill you on weight.
03-15-09, 06:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,212
Posted By jamiewilson3

Looks strong, but it will be a porker! Probably...

Looks strong, but it will be a porker! Probably will be marketed more for track.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-09, 01:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By jamiewilson3

The Reynolds SDV tubular goes on www.bonktown.com...

The Reynolds SDV tubular goes on www.bonktown.com for around $1100. That would be a good fit.
03-13-09, 10:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,253
Posted By jamiewilson3

+1

+1
03-12-09, 06:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 908
Posted By jamiewilson3

I just wish that my last name was "Diesel" like...

I just wish that my last name was "Diesel" like the A race winner.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-09, 06:09 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 8,816
Posted By jamiewilson3

I was just thinking the other day about how much...

I was just thinking the other day about how much I miss Cypress and that if I posted about "The thighs of Cypress", how many people would know what I was talking about.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-09, 05:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,117
Posted By jamiewilson3

Late does bring up an excellent diagnostic tool. ...

Late does bring up an excellent diagnostic tool. Look at your shoes and see if they wear evenly. This is one of the best way to assess imbalances.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-09, 02:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,117
Posted By jamiewilson3

I just fear that you will make the problem worse...

I just fear that you will make the problem worse by compensating for the problem. It is a very common byproduct of this type of approach.
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