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Forum: Road Cycling
02-15-11, 11:37 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,062
Posted By Falcon701

I was back on the bike in about 2 weeks. Slight...

I was back on the bike in about 2 weeks. Slight ache in the boys for about 48 hrs, but nothing I couldn't live with. It may depend on the proceedure used and the quality of your doctor. If he comes...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-10, 12:35 AM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

I road a new route with a friend this weekend and...

I road a new route with a friend this weekend and a redneck with a horse trailer came about 3 inches from killing me and my new CAAD10. Seeing as we were the only vehicles on the road, i was on the...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-10, 12:25 AM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

You are clearly violating the no parking...

You are clearly violating the no parking sign.....:D
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-10, 12:21 AM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

Just personal preference. I read alot of reviews...

Just personal preference. I read alot of reviews that said all the sram stuff worked pretty much the same. The only difference in the grouppo's was in weight
whereas all the shamino grouppo's...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-10, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By Falcon701

Yes, its been fitted, but I just got it a few...

Yes, its been fitted, but I just got it a few weeks ago so I'm still adjusting to it. This is my first road bike and first time I've been fitted to a bike. So far I haven't had any other problems....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-10, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By Falcon701

It's more of an ache than a burning. It seems to...

It's more of an ache than a burning. It seems to help if I make a conscious effort to lift with my right foot while spinning. It seems to ease the pain, thats why I was thinking that my spin action...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-10, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By Falcon701

Foot Pain

I'm getting pain on the outside edge of my right foot while riding. Nothing on the left foot though. Does this sound like a shoe problem, (hot spot) or is my spin just goofy and I'm putting too much...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-10, 09:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,056
Posted By Falcon701

CAAD9's are priceless! Never sell it. :-)

CAAD9's are priceless! Never sell it. :-)
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-10, 06:24 AM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

@dykim90 You might want to upgrade the wheels as...

@dykim90 You might want to upgrade the wheels as the RS10 don't usually get good reviews and you'll probably end up switching out that saddle. I wanted a black caad10 but my LBS wasn't going to be...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-10, 09:21 PM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

http://lh6.ggpht.com/_r9RTAY0q4do/TKvPV7mvglI/AAAA...

http://lh6.ggpht.com/_r9RTAY0q4do/TKvPV7mvglI/AAAAAAAAA8A/WRDppybZa0Y/s800/2010-10-05%2010.11.12.jpg

Easton wheels bring it to 16 lbs. Speedplays are on the way, saddle is Fizik Ares TT saddle....
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-10, 09:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,017
Posted By Falcon701

1. Just got this saddle. I know its not the...

1. Just got this saddle. I know its not the prettiest thing but as long as I can ride without the boys going numb I'll be happy. It has great reviews so far.

2 &3. This is my first road bike. My...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-10, 05:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,017
Posted By Falcon701

Sorry for the delayed pics. I decided to go with...

Sorry for the delayed pics. I decided to go with Mavic Ksyrium Elites but they won't be here until next week.

http://i1091.photobucket.com/albums/i392/Falcon701/100_5617.jpg
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Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-10, 05:34 PM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

It finally arrived! Pictured here with the RS10's...

It finally arrived! Pictured here with the RS10's still on. The Mavic Ksyrium Elites won't be in until next week.

http://i1091.photobucket.com/albums/i392/Falcon701/100_5617.jpg
...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-10, 08:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,017
Posted By Falcon701

My LBS sold mine to me for $1600 and I swapped...

My LBS sold mine to me for $1600 and I swapped the RS10's for Aksiums for another $100. It came in yesterday. I be going to get fitted in about 30 minutes.

Pics soon to follow. :-)
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-10, 08:08 AM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

Specs on the CAAD10 - 4. ...

Specs on the CAAD10 - 4.

http://www.cannondale.com/usa/usaeng/Products/Bikes/Road/Elite-Road/CAAD10/Details/2487-1RAX4C48BLK-CAAD-10-4-Rival

I believe they have a typo in there. It list the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-10, 07:19 AM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

This is the model I ordered yesterday. I wanted...

This is the model I ordered yesterday. I wanted the black/white paint but the lbs called c-dale and they were told it wouldn't ship until late November. I didn't want to wait that long.
I'll post...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-10, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10,290
Views: 2,877,556
Posted By Falcon701

Caad10

Just ordered it today. Should be here next week! CAAD10 - 4. The SRAM Rival version.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-10, 10:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,463
Posted By Falcon701

That would be my luck...Guess i should call them...

That would be my luck...Guess i should call them on Monday and ask them to play nice with c-dale.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-10, 09:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,463
Posted By Falcon701

Hey 2ndgen, just curious, where'd you get to see...

Hey 2ndgen, just curious, where'd you get to see a caad10? I've been waiting for one at my LBS and was told they wouldn't ship until October.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-10, 12:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,463
Posted By Falcon701

I'm waiting for the CAAD10's to arrive myself....

I'm waiting for the CAAD10's to arrive myself. Seems like every week I get told "they will be here next week."

On a side note, the Rival version will have the SRAM brakes and not the Tektro...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-10, 06:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,019
Posted By Falcon701

Sounds like a good deal. My LBS is sold out of...

Sounds like a good deal. My LBS is sold out of the caad9's in my size so I've been waiting on the caad10's to get here. The wait is killing me!
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-10, 10:35 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,529
Posted By Falcon701

http://www.bikegallery.com/blog/wp-content/uploads...

http://www.bikegallery.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/george-bush-and-his-bike.jpg[/QUOTE]


Just curious....When the president was riding his bike what was it called? Trek 1?
08-27-10, 06:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 488
Posted By Falcon701

I work 930pm-530am. I usually get my rides in...

I work 930pm-530am. I usually get my rides in after I get home. The morning traffic rush doesn't usually pick up until 8 or so around here.
Still, I do ride in the middle of the night on my days...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-10, 08:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 777
Posted By Falcon701

It was a flat ride back to the house (no pun...

It was a flat ride back to the house (no pun intended) and I stayed out of the saddle most of it.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-10, 12:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 777
Posted By Falcon701

Oh ya, I forgot # 7. Pumps don't run out of air...

Oh ya, I forgot # 7. Pumps don't run out of air like co2 does.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-10, 12:08 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,133
Posted By Falcon701

I was hoping to get a CAAD9 before my LBS sold...

I was hoping to get a CAAD9 before my LBS sold out but couldn't get the cash in time. Waiting for the CAAD10's my LBS says it will have in Sept. Hopefully they will be just as good or better.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-10, 12:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 777
Posted By Falcon701

Things I learned on my ride tonight...

1. While my new Cateye light is bright, it doesn't let you see every sharp metal object in the road.
2. Said sharp metal object can cause rapid decompression of a bike tire.
3. It's always good to...
08-14-10, 05:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 493
Posted By Falcon701

I usually ride the recumbent exercise bike at the...

I usually ride the recumbent exercise bike at the gym on my off days. I does feel like I'm using more hamstrings when riding it though. Could just be me...
08-14-10, 05:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,257
Posted By Falcon701

Mavic Rims

I don't know about the Ksyrium wheel. I'm fixing to get a Caad10 and my LBS is going to upgrade the wheels to Mavic Aksium wheels so I started doing research on those. So far I've heard nothing but...
08-08-10, 11:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,155
Posted By Falcon701

Good job! I just made my first 20 two weeks ago....

Good job! I just made my first 20 two weeks ago. It feels great to accomplish a goal that seems near impossible on day 1 right? I now laugh at my 10 mile loop! HA! BTW I have dropped from 280 to 260...
08-08-10, 11:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 517
Posted By Falcon701

Mavic Aksium Wheels

Any of you big fellas have these on your ride? I asked my LBS for an upgrade from the Shamino RS 10's that come standard on the CAAD9 and he recommended these.
08-08-10, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 611
Posted By Falcon701

CAAD9 or CAAD10?

It's time for my first road bike! I recently pulled out my 15 yr old steel mtn bike and started putting road miles on it. I'm up to 20 mile loops and am ready for that road bike.
I pretty much had...
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