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12-23-08, 06:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,144
Posted By HillMut

No. Next?

No.

Next?
12-23-08, 04:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By HillMut

I'm sure you can - but when the harness runs...

I'm sure you can - but when the harness runs ~$70, I wouldn't want to be the first to try.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-19-08, 02:42 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 12,416
Posted By HillMut

If you plan on riding a lot you will get sick of...

If you plan on riding a lot you will get sick of SORA very fast. My dad owns a bike with sora and even though he rarely rides the shifters have worn much faster than 105-->DA. and its a PITA to tune...
12-15-08, 05:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,581
Posted By HillMut

Me and some teammates got snowed on @ ~1800ft...

Me and some teammates got snowed on @ ~1800ft this last weekend in the SF bay area!! It was sunny in the valley below too... needless to say we were not dressed for the weather. The descent SUCKED....
12-15-08, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By HillMut

He won't get the # until he's at the race and...

He won't get the # until he's at the race and waits in line. There will also be a long line for the bathrooms. Check the ncnca.com forums, there is a carpool forum - maybe you can get lucky.

If...
12-12-08, 11:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,233
Posted By HillMut

Its hard to find something to do on the day of a...

Its hard to find something to do on the day of a crit now though...

Are you still with z-team this year?
12-12-08, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,233
Posted By HillMut

@5am when you're sipping coffee and blasting your...

@5am when you're sipping coffee and blasting your heater... just think of me :)
The only race I really have to get up early for is copperopolis.
12-12-08, 12:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,233
Posted By HillMut

Someone really wants to race! I don't think I...

Someone really wants to race!
I don't think I would drive over an hour for this, good thing its only ~30 minutes away :)
12-05-08, 12:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,318
Posted By HillMut

The simple equation is; hard training + hard...

The simple equation is; hard training + hard recovery = legs.
Train hard, rest hard.

an investment in at least a heart rate monitor would be worthwhile, they can be had for under $30. a better...
11-21-08, 05:48 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 8,705
Posted By HillMut

top 2,500 nrc standings.

top 2,500 nrc standings.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-08, 12:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By HillMut

^^ what kind of bars are those? that price...

^^ what kind of bars are those?

that price is crazy... worth a shot.
11-21-08, 12:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,562
Posted By HillMut

....wow....

....wow....
11-21-08, 12:16 AM
Replies: 9,306
Views: 3,717,107
Posted By HillMut

Hah! that's one way to get in the paper... its...

Hah! that's one way to get in the paper... its only neat b/c you lived :). I'd fame it.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-08, 06:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,724
Posted By HillMut

I got pushed into a barrier @ 35mph, the bike...

I got pushed into a barrier @ 35mph, the bike went about 30' down the road... that didn't harm the bike... then someone ran into it @ ~35mph and put a small crack in the seat stay - its being...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-08, 12:08 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,309
Posted By HillMut

go on... :rolleyes:

go on... :rolleyes:
11-17-08, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By HillMut

have you read the book yet?

have you read the book yet?
11-15-08, 11:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,094
Posted By HillMut

AC-420's for racing.

AC-420's for racing.
11-14-08, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By HillMut

The norcal race calendar will be up soon...

The norcal race calendar will be up soon (ncnca.org/road) but my top secret sources confirm the only race in the area during the time you will be around is an early bird training crit in fremont on...
11-14-08, 11:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,707
Posted By HillMut

Let us know how you like it , that's a good price.

Let us know how you like it , that's a good price.
11-14-08, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 441
Posted By HillMut

It would be very painful :thumb:

It would be very painful :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-08, 11:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,194
Posted By HillMut

I have a friend who used to work for Gu and he...

I have a friend who used to work for Gu and he said the only reason there is an expiration date on the packets is b/c they have to put one on them. He had a HUGE box of "expired" Gu - it was fine,...
11-14-08, 02:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,707
Posted By HillMut

I suggest a clear jacket w/ a zipper - they all...

I suggest a clear jacket w/ a zipper - they all tend to be more than $20 though. The velcro ones are a PITA to put on while you're riding, esp. while racing.
I've heard nothing but good about the...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-08, 12:03 AM
Replies: 441
Views: 28,522
Posted By HillMut

This is a good point. If its <10mi I'd wear...

This is a good point.

If its <10mi I'd wear normal clothes.

Keep in mind there are plenty of girls out there that think guys with shaved legs in spandex look good.... you're not 20+lbs over...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-08, 11:12 PM
Replies: 441
Views: 28,522
Posted By HillMut

Pick the bike , you'll be happier in the long run...

Pick the bike , you'll be happier in the long run :).
11-11-08, 11:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,926
Posted By HillMut

Everything stems from your power at threshold. ...

Everything stems from your power at threshold. If you can ride for 1 hour at 280w, you can ride for several at ~250w.
Riding around for 15-20+ hours a week at ~200w (high endurance pace/zone...
11-10-08, 11:43 AM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 447,788
Posted By HillMut

Ah, I have you confused with someone else... ...

Ah, I have you confused with someone else... there are no requirments to race for webcor/av unless you're a pro :thumb:.
11-10-08, 02:23 AM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 447,788
Posted By HillMut

don't you ride for webcor/av?

don't you ride for webcor/av?
11-07-08, 08:17 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 447,788
Posted By HillMut

wow... how much do you weigh?

wow... how much do you weigh?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-08, 11:32 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,375
Posted By HillMut

I only wear them b/c of how thin the material is....

I only wear them b/c of how thin the material is. Any suggestions for cheaper thin socks made of similar material? I'll have to check out the underarmor socks...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-08, 11:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,811
Posted By HillMut

Wireless is nice, esp. if you plan on using it on...

Wireless is nice, esp. if you plan on using it on more than one bike (extra wiring harnesses for the wired version are ~$70). I hear the older powertap pro (yellow hub?) has problems when riding in...
11-06-08, 10:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,524
Posted By HillMut

I never have trouble doing 20 minute tests or...

I never have trouble doing 20 minute tests or training on the trainer. I do it at night with windows open a ceiling fan on & a fan blowing right at my face. works fine. I would give it a shot.
11-05-08, 03:38 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,329
Posted By HillMut

Hot day? caffine? You would probably find your...

Hot day? caffine? You would probably find your power output was within your normal range.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-03-08, 11:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,062
Posted By HillMut

Velonews is $4/month.. comeon... best one IMO....

Velonews is $4/month.. comeon... best one IMO. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-08, 08:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,321
Posted By HillMut

:lol: was this at the TOC TT @ stanford?

:lol:
was this at the TOC TT @ stanford?
11-02-08, 08:14 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,217
Posted By HillMut

You will see more gains by riding your bike hard,...

You will see more gains by riding your bike hard, spending time at tempo-threshold, none of this just riding around nonsense. The gym will build strength--->force. however, force required to push...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-08, 09:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,292
Posted By HillMut

neat. is the fork all black except for the...

neat. is the fork all black except for the easton logos? what did you pay?
10-25-08, 09:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 818
Posted By HillMut

lol @ recovery for 2 hours @ 20-25mph? I bet...

lol @ recovery for 2 hours @ 20-25mph? I bet that guys carrying some heavy fatigue around if those are his 'easy' days.
10-25-08, 09:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,377
Posted By HillMut

I know you said its not an option, but if you...

I know you said its not an option, but if you plan on buying a powertap for training and another for a race wheel(assuming expensive carbon rim), take a serious look at saving some more money and...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-25-08, 09:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,905
Posted By HillMut

Opinion? I think those are a waste of money for...

Opinion? I think those are a waste of money for 'training' wheels. But I think they are nice wheels, a few friends are riding the non-carbon version and have good things to say.
10-20-08, 12:42 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,230
Posted By HillMut

I'd say almost anyone can make it that far if by...

I'd say almost anyone can make it that far if by 'just working at it' you mean giving up nearly everything else to achieve that goal.
and there are plenty of cat2 only stage races around.

I'd buy...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-08, 10:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 907
Posted By HillMut

Pulling #'s out of my *****.... So if you...

Pulling #'s out of my *****....
So if you lose 1% of your power through the whole drive train, that is maybe .2% through the BB, then making the BB 78% more effecient you gain squat!
10-19-08, 05:48 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 447,788
Posted By HillMut

max hr doesn't really matter, LTHR doesn't really...

max hr doesn't really matter, LTHR doesn't really matter(aside from knowing what it is)... just power @ your threshold.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-08, 10:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,601
Posted By HillMut

fremont, early bird crits. I face-planted...

fremont, early bird crits.


I face-planted @ 35 mph about 6 weeks ago in a crit... I got lucky, but still my worst crash by far.
10-14-08, 10:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,004
Posted By HillMut

Even if he is looking at the ISP versions, the...

Even if he is looking at the ISP versions, the geometry is the same as the non-isp bikes. And I don't think the geometry has changed from the last two years either...
10-14-08, 12:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,004
Posted By HillMut

I'm about the same size as you and riding a...

I'm about the same size as you and riding a small. It fits well, the medium too big. try to test ride both.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-08, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By HillMut

Hahahaha

Hahahaha
10-07-08, 04:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 949
Posted By HillMut

Vs. Getting out of position to grab your bottle...

Vs. Getting out of position to grab your bottle though? They could slim that thing up a lot.
10-07-08, 03:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 949
Posted By HillMut

[QUOTE=DrWJODonnell;7618488]First, never use that...

[QUOTE=DrWJODonnell;7618488]First, never use that unless you would want to go slower in a TT (for a 4 hour tri where you need constant water, it is a different story).QUOTE]

Why would that make...
10-05-08, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By HillMut

Why change from standard shimano or jagwire(makes...

Why change from standard shimano or jagwire(makes shimano?)? The only advantage I see is minimal weight loss.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-08, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By HillMut

I have one, I'm told it was made by lightspeed...

I have one, I'm told it was made by lightspeed but I'm not sure... its ~8-10yrs old also.
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