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07-15-15, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3,213
Views: 1,401,763
Posted By TrekFix

Here's mine. Trek Remedy 7. Going on a two week...

Here's mine. Trek Remedy 7. Going on a two week mountain bike vacation next week to Copper Harbor MI--can't wait!!

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Forum: Road Cycling
12-10-13, 11:35 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 94,068
Posted By TrekFix

2012 Trek Lexa SL Trek WSD bikes just fit...

2012 Trek Lexa SL

Trek WSD bikes just fit me the best of all brands I tried....

I upgraded wheels to PSIMET Velocity A23 laced with White Sapim x-Ray spokes--LOVE these Wheels!!!

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-01-13, 10:42 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,698
Posted By TrekFix

A Plethora of Roadies.

A Plethora of Roadies.
09-19-13, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 871
Posted By TrekFix

+1 although I do find them quite comfy. ...

+1

although I do find them quite comfy. No bunching around mid-section. There are some drop-tail bibs out there to make nature calls easier but, I haven't tried any yet.....Also, I think...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-13, 11:15 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 8,033
Posted By TrekFix

I ride a Trek road and 29er. I actually went...

I ride a Trek road and 29er. I actually went through 2 other road bikes first because I did not want a TREK since they are everywhere and I wanted something different.

BUT, the bottom line...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-13, 01:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,011
Posted By TrekFix

Most cross bikes have different geometry and...

Most cross bikes have different geometry and sizing than road bikes. Sometimes you need to size down on a cross bike for it to fit like a similar sized road bike would. Effective top tube size...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-13, 02:11 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 14,175
Posted By TrekFix

I asked my LBS to remove mine since they had to...

I asked my LBS to remove mine since they had to wrap my bars after my fitting..... before I brought my new bike home and he said, they are not allowed to do that. Easy enough, I did it as soon as I...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-13, 09:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 589
Posted By TrekFix

Just got into bowhunting 2 years ago with the...

Just got into bowhunting 2 years ago with the husband. LOVE it!!! Bought a new bow last year HOYT Vixcen.

Still waiting to get my first deer

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Forum: Road Cycling
01-09-13, 10:00 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 63,445
Posted By TrekFix

I am 5' 7" (female) I ride a 54cm Trek lexa...

I am 5' 7" (female)

I ride a 54cm Trek lexa SL but can also ride a 52 cm mens frame size bike. I just feel more comfortable on WSD frames.

Not sure on my inseam (I forgot) but, I have long...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-12, 08:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,583
Posted By TrekFix

Just got this bike a few days ago... Best...

Just got this bike a few days ago...

Best Christmas ever!!!

http://forums.teamestrogen.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=15856&d=1356616733&thumb=1...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-12, 08:49 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,048
Posted By TrekFix

DH bought me the road bike I have been eyeing at...

DH bought me the road bike I have been eyeing at my LBS for Christmas!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:)

It is a 2012 Trek Lexa SL (Compact double).

Since it was a 2012, we got an awesome deal on it. It has...
12-26-12, 09:15 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,912
Posted By TrekFix

I have two Shih-Tzu's and they each got a Croozer...

I have two Shih-Tzu's and they each got a Croozer bike trailer for XMas last year--they love it!!! I have never felt it to be dangerous.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-26-12, 09:07 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,020
Posted By TrekFix

1- Ride 150+ miles per week 2- Complete...

1- Ride 150+ miles per week

2- Complete first century

3- Enter some CX races in Fall

4- Eat Healthier/get back in Shape

5- Start Commuting to work again
Forum: Road Cycling
12-26-12, 08:48 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,048
Posted By TrekFix

I got a road bike :) Trek Lexa SL from the...

I got a road bike :) Trek Lexa SL from the husband--will post pic later

With my XMas bonus I got myself

Saris Freedom hitch rack
Bonty Race DLX road shoes
12-20-12, 07:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 399
Posted By TrekFix

My team ordered our kits from Voler this past...

My team ordered our kits from Voler this past Feb. I really like them. I got a couple jerseys, bibs and a jacket...very happy with all so far. Fit was true to size for me.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-12, 02:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,512
Posted By TrekFix

I use a Tacx trainer tire on mine and, no...

I use a Tacx trainer tire on mine and, no problems yet--2 years use.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-12, 11:47 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,161
Posted By TrekFix

Since getting into cycling just recently, I...

Since getting into cycling just recently, I purchased a touring bike with dreams of riding cross country. Great bike but I wanted something lighter.

Upgraded to a road bike with Sora components,...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-17-12, 11:01 AM
Replies: 812
Views: 46,370
Posted By TrekFix

The News Media Speculators on Gas Pricing ...

The News Media

Speculators on Gas Pricing

40 hour work weeks
Forum: Road Cycling
12-14-12, 12:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 775
Posted By TrekFix

I like the looks of #2 ...much sexier IMO

I like the looks of #2 ...much sexier IMO
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-12, 03:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By TrekFix

Another vote for the LBS. If it is your first...

Another vote for the LBS. If it is your first road bike then an LBS can help with sizing and you may need a WSD (womens geometry) I am a 5'7" female and had a 54cm Trek 520 touring bike, that was...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-11-12, 09:36 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,356
Posted By TrekFix

I would leave mine at home but, take it for...

I would leave mine at home but, take it for emergency use only. You never know when you may need to order a pizza :)

I had a top tube bag by Zipp that I liked but, usually just put it in a...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-06-12, 02:05 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,662
Posted By TrekFix

New bike (always looking :) N+1) and Hitch rack...

New bike (always looking :) N+1) and Hitch rack for the Truck--I am sick of just putting them in the truck bed.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-12, 08:26 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 21,374
Posted By TrekFix

I have the 3.2 on my Cross bike and love it so...

I have the 3.2 on my Cross bike and love it so far. Nice and cushy
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-12, 08:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,557
Posted By TrekFix

I tried many color combos on various bikes but,...

I tried many color combos on various bikes but, would get tired of the colored tape quickly. I always end up going back to black or white in the end. They are classic looks and stand the test of...
10-03-12, 01:21 PM
Replies: 3,087
Views: 2,614,511
Posted By TrekFix

My 2012 TCX2 after upgrades... -I added...

My 2012 TCX2 after upgrades...

-I added Tiagra shifters (had Sora with 9 spd drivetrain)
-new FSA SLK canti brakes
-Grey Lizard Skind DSP tape

**getting new wheelset for Christmas hopefully...
08-14-12, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3,087
Views: 2,614,511
Posted By TrekFix

267345 2012 Giant TCX TIGER--My 6 month...

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2012 Giant TCX

TIGER--My 6 month old Shih-Tzu puppy decided to pose with the bike
11-23-11, 12:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By TrekFix

Nice bike!!! I just bougt a 2012 TCX and can not...

Nice bike!!! I just bougt a 2012 TCX and can not wait to start racing it.
11-04-11, 07:09 AM
Replies: 3,087
Views: 2,614,511
Posted By TrekFix

Here's mine! I just got it recently. 2012...

Here's mine! I just got it recently.

2012 Giant TCX2

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05-17-11, 09:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,976
Posted By TrekFix

I finally broke down and got a B-17. I found a...

I finally broke down and got a B-17. I found a great deal on a used one for $50 so, I figured I would take the chance. I have yet to try it out (in transit at the moment) but, plan to use it on my...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-09-11, 08:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By TrekFix

Check out my new bike!!!!

A Bianchi Via Nirone 7 Dama Bianca. It was love at first sight

This is my first real road bike and I absolutely love it!!! I had to have a Celeste Bianchi since the first time I saw one. It has...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-22-11, 10:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,223
Posted By TrekFix

I placed an order with them last year and...

I placed an order with them last year and propmtly cancelled it. Hadn't shipped in the time they specified...

I looked up reviews for the company, and most all were bad. Most people had issues...
04-19-11, 01:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 926
Posted By TrekFix

I feel the same way. I have to drive about 15...

I feel the same way. I have to drive about 15 minutes to have some decent riding trails. I did just purchase a new Trek 520 that I use to commute to work because I wanted a more "road" bike feel.
...
04-15-11, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By TrekFix

...chain tensioner---ever hear of one!!!

...chain tensioner---ever hear of one!!!
04-14-11, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By TrekFix

ebay find--build project

I found this mountain bike frame while surfing ebay one day and put a bid on it.. Well, I won it for $40 plus $20 shipping It is a Jamis Eureka frame from1999. I was the only bid on the frame, maybe...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-11, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 757
Posted By TrekFix

I work for an on-line company and there are...

I work for an on-line company and there are stipulations for expedited delivery...first (for us) it has to be placed before 1pm to go out that day and Weekends DO NOT count as days. They do not ship...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-29-11, 01:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,161
Posted By TrekFix

Been cold here in the Midwest too but, I really...

Been cold here in the Midwest too but, I really do not even think Spring will ever arrive anyway. We usually go from 30* to 85* just like that...jump right into summer.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-11, 08:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 478
Posted By TrekFix

I am ....... Macomb Township. Not great for...

I am ....... Macomb Township. Not great for riding, but that's why we have a big RV. Easy to take the bikes along.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-09-11, 12:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,623
Posted By TrekFix

skiing, bow-hunting, backcountry hiking/camping

skiing, bow-hunting, backcountry hiking/camping
03-08-11, 02:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By TrekFix

I think realcyclist is a subsidiary of...

I think realcyclist is a subsidiary of Backcountry.com
I shop there a lot...great customer service and fast shipping too.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-11, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2,039
Views: 423,942
Posted By TrekFix

191312My 2010 Trek 520 commuter bike :)

191312My 2010 Trek 520 commuter bike :)
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-11, 12:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,270
Posted By TrekFix

I have a 49cm Kona Jake the Snake cyclocross...

I have a 49cm Kona Jake the Snake cyclocross frame. I was thinking of building up but, it will cost more than I can afford this year. I can possibly be persuaded to sell it though if you are...
02-23-11, 11:37 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,248
Posted By TrekFix

191053Our Shih-Tzu just got this trailer for...

191053Our Shih-Tzu just got this trailer for Christmas 2010. We rented one for her on a Mackinac Island trip and she loved it so much, I got her one of her own off craigslist.
Forum: Commuting
09-16-10, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By TrekFix

...any insight on a good wheelset---strong enough...

...any insight on a good wheelset---strong enough for tough roads and gravel paths and hopefully a CX race next year? I want to use a 32 or 35mm tire too and I have no idea if I should go tubular or...
Forum: Commuting
09-16-10, 07:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By TrekFix

Commuter Build Project

http://i102.photobucket.com/albums/m86/beebop1/512mbcard001.jpg

I recently purchased a 2007 Kona Jake The Snake frame to build up as a light tourer/commuter. I would also love to try cyclocross...
Forum: Touring
08-05-10, 08:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 733
Posted By TrekFix

I like this one...but I would do the fork black...

I like this one...but I would do the fork black as well, and skip the pink entirely.

http://www.assenmachers.com/Gan%20Well%20Pro%20(1).JPG
Forum: Commuting
08-05-10, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By TrekFix

I just put a pair of these on my trek 520. I...

I just put a pair of these on my trek 520. I also ride on gravel roads and love these tires so far. I got them on sale at Universal Cycles. Something like 35$ each

Continental Top Contact...
Forum: Touring
08-02-10, 08:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,100
Posted By TrekFix

I have a 54cm 520. First thing I bought was a...

I have a 54cm 520. First thing I bought was a rear trunk bag for my daily commute and new tires since I commute on half pavement and half dirt raod (well packed)...I wanted something with a little...
Forum: Commuting
07-29-10, 08:46 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,095
Posted By TrekFix

It's not always wives that do not understand........

It's not always wives that do not understand.....

My husband just can not see why I need to commute and ride my bikes as much as I do. I am already dreaming of my next bike, and trying to figure...
Forum: Commuting
07-06-10, 04:44 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,683
Posted By TrekFix

I am lucky enough to have a local swimming hole...

I am lucky enough to have a local swimming hole on my commute. It's actually just a bridge over a river that the MUP follows so, I usually take a dip on my way home. Riding with my jersey wet helps...
Forum: Touring
06-28-10, 09:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By TrekFix

Burlington, VT I lived there for three...

Burlington, VT

I lived there for three years.....get reservations early, the "leaf peepers" hitting the town fill up the hotels fast. :)
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