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06-10-13, 01:52 PM
Replies: 49
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Posted By scvroadie

Road down 39 from ACH on Saturday during the LA...

Road down 39 from ACH on Saturday during the LA Wheelmen training ride. Overall the road is pretty clear. There are a few sections of falling rock debris, I rode through it coming down, you just...
03-24-11, 08:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 764
Posted By scvroadie

My wife & I will be providing support at the SAG...

My wife & I will be providing support at the SAG stop at CP #4 - Guadalupe. Be sure to say hi. Rick, congrats on #50!!!
01-30-11, 03:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,771
Posted By scvroadie

Rode up GMR today, if the memorial was gone,...

Rode up GMR today, if the memorial was gone, someone replaced it because it is back. Just like the picture on the other forum.
01-01-11, 09:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,115
Posted By scvroadie

VB, you confirmed my thoughts about the ice on...

VB, you confirmed my thoughts about the ice on the road between Red Box & the top of Wilson. Since it never sees much sun, I thought it would be icy.

Had to do some things around the house...
11-09-10, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 782
Posted By scvroadie

Specbill, Good description of the ride. ...

Specbill,

Good description of the ride. Glad to hear you enjoyed the ride. I too, thought the ride was great, I met a lot of nice people. In fact, I met an old friend from Aspen, CO. We haven't...
10-31-10, 02:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 782
Posted By scvroadie

I'll be doing the ride, I have driven portions of...

I'll be doing the ride, I have driven portions of the route, my daughter & her family live in St. George. The scenery is great & I am looking forward to the ride. Being the first year for this ride,...
07-04-10, 10:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 959
Posted By scvroadie

Correction: LA county fire lost 2 people in that...

Correction: LA county fire lost 2 people in that fire. While the arsonist is to blame for the fire. The forest service handling of the fire the first couple of days while the fire was small remains...
06-19-10, 11:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,389
Posted By scvroadie

Hey VB, Don't know what your doing tomorrow,...

Hey VB,

Don't know what your doing tomorrow, I riding with some friends tomorrow from Corner Bakery @ the Commons, taking Mulholland to Encinal, then down to the coast & back up Latigo, then back...
06-14-10, 11:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,582
Posted By scvroadie

Awesome pics, biker 395, I know those locations...

Awesome pics, biker 395, I know those locations well, and those pics are much better than the ones I have taken in the same location.
06-08-10, 06:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,968
Posted By scvroadie

I'm surprised you got lost, between the route...

I'm surprised you got lost, between the route arrows that they paint on the pavement, and the route slips they are one of the better marked rides.
06-08-10, 06:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 496
Posted By scvroadie

Different Performance. Performance Cyclery, is a...

Different Performance. Performance Cyclery, is a LBS in Santa Clarita & has been around longer than Performance Bicycles. This Performance sells Specialized, Cannondale, & they may still sell Felt.
05-17-10, 10:12 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,582
Posted By scvroadie

Sagebum, rode with valley girl on the 15th. She...

Sagebum, rode with valley girl on the 15th. She & some of our friends who like to climb, helped me with a new century route that we may be trying this fall. Only 7500 ft of climbing, but still a...
05-17-10, 10:05 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,119
Posted By scvroadie

From the West Fork bridge it is 17.3 miles up 39...

From the West Fork bridge it is 17.3 miles up 39 to Islip Saddle, and a total of 22.6 miles to Dawson's saddle.

Have fun!!! Ill look for you on the Jumbotron @ Snow Summit.
05-13-10, 11:49 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,582
Posted By scvroadie

I know, one of these days, I am going to meet...

I know, one of these days, I am going to meet Sagebum and ride with him, until then....,

Sagebum, awesome pics. I know just where those pics were taken. They just opened ACH last Friday, I plan...
05-05-10, 11:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 846
Posted By scvroadie

amen

amen
05-05-10, 11:55 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,582
Posted By scvroadie

Sagebum, Take good care of valleygirl, she...

Sagebum,

Take good care of valleygirl, she loves climbing in the mountains, I have ridden with her many times. She will definitely be in her element up there with you and the Alta Alpina gang.
04-30-10, 11:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By scvroadie

With all the climbing on Stage 6, I thought I...

With all the climbing on Stage 6, I thought I would go spend the day in the mountains at Big Bear, and watch the race on the big screen at the finish line. VS. will only show a hour and half at...
11-16-09, 10:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,103
Posted By scvroadie

John, The video makes is looks like the top...

John,

The video makes is looks like the top 2/3 was repaved. Is that just because of the video quality, or did they repave the top portion of the descent.
10-04-09, 04:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 794
Posted By scvroadie

Thanks for coming up and joining us for the Ride...

Thanks for coming up and joining us for the Ride of Silence, all of those who came up your presence was appreciated.

It was great to see everyone that showed up from the forums & to ride...
10-02-09, 03:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 794
Posted By scvroadie

Please don't forget this ride, come on out if you...

Please don't forget this ride, come on out if you can.
http://i129.photobucket.com/albums/p201/scvroadie/10309-SantaClaritaRideofSilence.jpg
04-13-09, 02:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,680
Posted By scvroadie

My Polar stated 11,280, my iBike stated 10,894....

My Polar stated 11,280, my iBike stated 10,894. Usually the iBike is higher. If you average the 2 together you get 11,087.
04-04-09, 11:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,739
Posted By scvroadie

I wished they would not have rebuilt it, now that...

I wished they would not have rebuilt it, now that the bridge is finished, as soon as the road is open we have to deal with all the tourist & others driving the length of AC. With the road currently...
03-09-09, 09:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,852
Posted By scvroadie

After finishing Latigo, he turned on Kanaan, then...

After finishing Latigo, he turned on Kanaan, then on to Mulholland, I had just finished Rock Store & was heading towards Kaanan, when I saw him and the group that was riding with him. At that time...
02-28-09, 09:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,791
Posted By scvroadie

We like to help people train for the KOM series. ...

We like to help people train for the KOM series.



I would say about 5-10% of the time that we ride to Acton, we encounter a headwind. Then about another 15% of the time we encounter the wind...
02-27-09, 10:56 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,791
Posted By scvroadie

Bump!!! Online registration is closed. ...

Bump!!!

Online registration is closed.

Like all other rides, day of ride registration will be available.

Weather forecast for this Saturday, looks to be the best of the month.

Come out...
02-03-09, 10:21 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,990
Posted By scvroadie

Date of Ride: 1/25/2009 Type of Ride: Group...

Date of Ride: 1/25/2009
Type of Ride: Group ride
Name of organized ride or route: Santa Clarita Century (pre-ride)
Actual Mileage: 100.5
Ride Time: 6:40:00.
Total Time: 7:30
Avg. Speed: 15.0...
02-02-09, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By scvroadie

It is called Malibu Bluffs Park, when we do the...

It is called Malibu Bluffs Park, when we do the climbs from the PCH it is the only place we park. It does get a little crowded after 9 on the weekends. It is not a great location for doing the climbs...
01-13-09, 03:24 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,304
Posted By scvroadie

I'm in. I'll drive out Sat morning.

I'm in. I'll drive out Sat morning.
01-13-09, 03:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,109
Posted By scvroadie

Decker is tough, but doable, the problem with MC...

Decker is tough, but doable, the problem with MC is that Decker starts at about mile 67, and you already have 6000 ft of climbing in your legs. Its the first mile that robs you of your strength and...
01-06-09, 06:37 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,109
Posted By scvroadie

Ditto!!!!!!!!

Ditto!!!!!!!!
11-09-08, 01:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 815
Posted By scvroadie

Herb, I was up there yesterday and I found...

Herb,

I was up there yesterday and I found the drinking fountain. As your descending Gobenador Canyon, the last driveway on left before the intersection with Highway 192 is the location of the...
11-03-08, 05:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,178
Posted By scvroadie

I've done it twice, 2005 when I met Beanz, and...

I've done it twice, 2005 when I met Beanz, and this summer, 2008. I love the ride, but I hate the traffic.

In 2005 I had a semi miss me by less than a foot, and I was on the right side of the...
10-22-08, 06:01 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,660
Posted By scvroadie

When did you do your first 100+ miler? Cool...

When did you do your first 100+ miler? Cool Breeze, August 2003

How long had you been riding? 10 months

What was the event-supported, solo, etc? Organized / supported ride

What's the most...
Replies: 38
Views: 1,499
Posted By scvroadie

Rick, Terri did great, saw her at CP #2 and...

Rick,

Terri did great, saw her at CP #2 and the final CP#5 near Lompoc. She looked like it was just another double for here.
07-14-08, 07:45 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 6,773
Posted By scvroadie

Corey, I thought that was you when I stopped...

Corey,

I thought that was you when I stopped to talk to Russell at TurtleRock. I was the guy in the Club Hypoxia jersery. Great ride, except for the rain, I think you missed most of it though. I...
06-12-08, 09:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By scvroadie

I'm in, looking forward to climbing AC from the...

I'm in, looking forward to climbing AC from the Shell station.
06-09-08, 11:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,078
Posted By scvroadie

Check out John Howard Performance Sports in...

Check out John Howard Performance Sports in Encinitas.

http://www.johnhowardsports.com/johnhoward/pos_services.html
05-29-08, 10:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By scvroadie

Actually I failed at the KOM the last 2 years...

Actually I failed at the KOM the last 2 years while I doped, this year I was clean and finished!!!!:rolleyes:
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-08, 04:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 815
Posted By scvroadie

I have a friend that uses the Rotor rings, it...

I have a friend that uses the Rotor rings, it eliminates the dead spot for him. When he was a child he had polio, so he is pedaling basically with one leg, his bum leg is along for a ride. When he...
05-12-08, 04:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 518
Posted By scvroadie

Awesome job, jppe. Looks like a fun ride ...

Awesome job, jppe. Looks like a fun ride



John,

I always thought that you only went on rides where the climbing rate over the course of the ride averaged 100 ft per mile, like up on AC.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-08, 10:53 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,022
Posted By scvroadie

I have several pair. I tend to stay with...

I have several pair. I tend to stay with something I like. In the case of DiMarchi, I got stung, the second pair were not the same, I only wear those when the Descente's are dirty.

2 Descente...
04-24-08, 06:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,761
Posted By scvroadie

One rest stop ran out of water & it ran out of...

One rest stop ran out of water & it ran out of water about 15-30 minutes before is was scheduled to close, they still had some water left when I went through there about 40 minutes before it was...
04-17-08, 09:26 PM
Replies: 795
Views: 21,624
Posted By scvroadie

What shall we call ourselves, the SoCal...

What shall we call ourselves, the SoCal Crazies.:D:D

I listed my local club, and with my mileage only, the club is ranked 5th.
04-17-08, 04:52 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 20,189
Posted By scvroadie

What can I say, this is the first time I tried...

What can I say, this is the first time I tried them together.....
04-17-08, 04:19 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 20,189
Posted By scvroadie

I too have had the same "grabs you like a tight...

I too have had the same "grabs you like a tight fist" cramp on the inner thigh. It has happened to me in the past on hot rides, twice on the DR coming out of Hermit's Valley, and once on Hearbreak,...
04-17-08, 09:15 AM
Replies: 795
Views: 21,624
Posted By scvroadie

Same here.

Same here.
04-12-08, 10:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By scvroadie

Nice to hear the ride was so good. I am sure I...

Nice to hear the ride was so good. I am sure I would have enjoyed the climbing in the cool mountains around AC, than the Santa Monica's. Decker and Stunt were just too hot.
04-08-08, 02:28 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 20,189
Posted By scvroadie

Joel, I plan on rolling at 6:30am

Joel,

I plan on rolling at 6:30am
04-03-08, 08:34 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,443
Posted By scvroadie

Excellent, VB.

Excellent, VB.
04-01-08, 11:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 709
Posted By scvroadie

:bday: Happy Birthday Joel :bday:

:bday: Happy Birthday Joel :bday:
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