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Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-19, 04:57 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,509
Posted By mapeiboy

Water mixed with one tea spoon of raw honey .

Water mixed with one tea spoon of raw honey .
04-12-19, 10:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,021
Posted By mapeiboy

I have been doing light running ( now can run ...

I have been doing light running ( now can run about 45 minutes ) since mid March . I found out very quickly there is no down time even on flat / down hill .
07-31-18, 02:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,949
Posted By mapeiboy

I have two bikes , one on the trainer and one for...

I have two bikes , one on the trainer and one for the road . I spend about half hour on the trainer to warm up the muscles before each ride .
07-04-18, 12:54 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,393
Posted By mapeiboy

Retirement means 1) I don't have to ride in a bad...

Retirement means 1) I don't have to ride in a bad weather again . 2) I will never , ever , get a speeding ticket again . 3) I receive my pension cheque+ dividends from my investment each month . Life...
02-25-18, 06:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,124
Posted By mapeiboy

It happened to me few years ago . I did not want...

It happened to me few years ago . I did not want to take any pain medication so it last from April till August . I can still feel the sensation from my left leg few times a day .
02-03-18, 12:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,258
Posted By mapeiboy

I wear Rudy project helmet for years and they...

I wear Rudy project helmet for years and they are always on sale at the end of the season . I replaced it every 3 years .
01-01-18, 02:25 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 11,604
Posted By mapeiboy

-25c to -34c for the last 2 weeks and this week...

-25c to -34c for the last 2 weeks and this week is not much better . I will stay with the trainer till April .
05-05-17, 09:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,272
Posted By mapeiboy

There is no need to measure the chain length if...

There is no need to measure the chain length if you replace it every year . My Campagnolo Chorus chain costs $40.0 from UK retailers . Indeed , why go cheap on it when you don't have to at this price...
04-28-17, 11:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,760
Posted By mapeiboy

Assume you wore properly fitted running shoes to...

Assume you wore properly fitted running shoes to begin with . There are lots of videos on youtube on how to run properly up/down the hill . I have been running outdoor since mid February , 3 times a...
03-20-17, 01:53 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,197
Posted By mapeiboy

If no cars from either side is it really that...

If no cars from either side is it really that much to ask of you to do ?
03-20-17, 01:22 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,197
Posted By mapeiboy

Let's see here OP was in a rural area with very...

Let's see here OP was in a rural area with very little traffic and yet the other rider felt the need to shout " to your left " . He could not pass OP far to the left and just move on ? . I would yell...
Forum: Commuting
02-22-17, 10:51 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,946
Posted By mapeiboy

Same here . Bought the current house 25 years ago...

Same here . Bought the current house 25 years ago and plan to stay till the end . House is a roof over my head to keeps me warm/dry that's all . I don't look at it as an investment like most of...
12-20-16, 05:33 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,431
Posted By mapeiboy

It annoys the hell out of me when someone uses...

It annoys the hell out of me when someone uses bell before they pass me on the left . I ride straight line not all over the road like some cyclists do .
12-12-16, 01:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,155
Posted By mapeiboy

I hope the authority throws away the key on her ....

I hope the authority throws away the key on her . There is zero excuse behind the wheel while on 6 drugs , prescription or not . To top it off , she had a kid at the backseat of the car . What kind...
12-01-16, 05:22 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,241
Posted By mapeiboy

Parents think there is a boggy man at every corn...

Parents think there is a boggy man at every corn of the street to take their kids away . :rolleyes:
11-29-16, 11:07 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 10,192
Posted By mapeiboy

100% agree on this one . I bought Dinotte...

100% agree on this one . I bought Dinotte lighting front(XPL-3) , 1200 lumens , New Quad Red taillight , 800 lumens so the motorist can never use the excuse " I did not see him . You know people will...
Forum: Commuting
11-28-16, 03:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,713
Posted By mapeiboy

I hope she is not getting off free from that...

I hope she is not getting off free from that excuse . I finally broke down and bought the front / rear Dinotte light this summer . I am very happy with the brightness of both lights in the day that I...
11-26-16, 06:04 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,765
Posted By mapeiboy

I am grateful I am not 6' under .

I am grateful I am not 6' under .
11-08-16, 06:28 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 5,692
Posted By mapeiboy

Best post ever . This is what I see on the road...

Best post ever . This is what I see on the road these days : black bike , clothes , shoes , helmet . How boring is that . I , on the other hand , is a big fan of rolling billboard . Head to toe in...
Forum: Foo
10-19-16, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9,447
Views: 1,944,153
Posted By mapeiboy

Puppy love , Paul Anka wrote this song for...

Puppy love , Paul Anka wrote this song for Annette Funilero when he was 17 .
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-16, 02:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,442
Posted By mapeiboy

Cycling GOD says : Conti GP400S . Problem solved .

Cycling GOD says : Conti GP400S . Problem solved .
09-25-16, 04:06 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,389
Posted By mapeiboy

I carry two 750ml bottle water which last me till...

I carry two 750ml bottle water which last me till the end of 6o miles ride . I usually leave the house by 6AM which is cool even in the middle of August . This helps me to drink less at the beginning...
09-25-16, 01:29 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,389
Posted By mapeiboy

I ride 60 miles four time a week . I carry 2...

I ride 60 miles four time a week . I carry 2 bottle of water mixed with orange juice , no food/snack .
09-25-16, 01:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,480
Posted By mapeiboy

Watermelon

Watermelon
09-22-16, 11:08 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 9,624
Posted By mapeiboy

Those so called rolling billboard might just save...

Those so called rolling billboard might just save your life on the road . People talking about hi vis clothes to make them more visible to the motorists . Get one of those kit from the tour teams and...
09-21-16, 05:22 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 18,972
Posted By mapeiboy

5'8" , 126lbs , 58 yo

5'8" , 126lbs , 58 yo
09-08-16, 09:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,116
Posted By mapeiboy

A bad day on a bike sure beats a great day at the...

A bad day on a bike sure beats a great day at the office .
08-28-16, 02:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,635
Posted By mapeiboy

I hate to say this but 100 mils a week is not a...

I hate to say this but 100 mils a week is not a lot of milage to toughen up the butt . You need to ride 100 miles 3-4 times a week to get your butt used to the saddle .
08-26-16, 10:34 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,165
Posted By mapeiboy

So she did not let you purchase the next bike out...

So she did not let you purchase the next bike out of her love for you . :rolleyes: I am sure my wife will let me buy Colnago c60 , with electronic shifting , Bora carbon wheels if I let her buysLouis...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-16, 10:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,195
Posted By mapeiboy

You got it right . I have never heard cyclist who...

You got it right . I have never heard cyclist who rides a lot talk/complain about the saddle issue . My butt hurts at the beginning of cycling season but now its fine after close to 5k of riding ....
08-24-16, 12:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,800
Posted By mapeiboy

I will chip in on this . Nothing comes easy for...

I will chip in on this . Nothing comes easy for me all my life , including cycling . I came back from a 4 hours ride this morning with up/down hills all the way from home . I suffered a lot during...
08-23-16, 05:57 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,661
Posted By mapeiboy

You are in better shape than I ever going to be ....

You are in better shape than I ever going to be . I average 15 mph max and on a very windy day with the wind on my back I might get up to 20 mph .
08-16-16, 01:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,912
Posted By mapeiboy

I just tried this recently , 1/2 bottle of water...

I just tried this recently , 1/2 bottle of water mixed with 1/2 bottle of fruit juice .
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-16, 12:58 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,619
Posted By mapeiboy

What about stand on your ground law . He was...

What about stand on your ground law . He was threaten to kill the cyclist .
08-15-16, 03:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,556
Posted By mapeiboy

I went to its website and look up the front/rear...

I went to its website and look up the front/rear light package . The total cost with shipping is almost $500. You guys must be loaded with money to be able to afford this kind of light .
08-11-16, 10:22 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,262
Posted By mapeiboy

This is Canada you are talking about where the...

This is Canada you are talking about where the first offender ( killer) will serve few years in jail max . :eek: Good luck try to get justice from that man .
08-11-16, 10:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,441
Posted By mapeiboy

Why go through the whole thing when first page...

Why go through the whole thing when first page will do just fine .
08-10-16, 05:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,332
Posted By mapeiboy

I used to ride with Vittoria Rubino Pro tires...

I used to ride with Vittoria Rubino Pro tires until I got a flat tire . It was so hard to get the tire off the rim I was cursing at the side of the road for at least 10 minutes . Now I am on Conti...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-16, 05:40 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,695
Posted By mapeiboy

It might not matter to the big corporation on...

It might not matter to the big corporation on whether you pay cash or credit card for the purchase . I can tell you this if I go to my LBS with pile of cash to buy my dream bike ($11,000) you can be...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-16, 04:51 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,389
Posted By mapeiboy

I have yet to experience this problem over the...

I have yet to experience this problem over the years with my Colnago EP . :thumb:
07-29-16, 08:27 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,409
Posted By mapeiboy

+1 . I spread the chain with WD40 and let it soak...

+1 . I spread the chain with WD40 and let it soak for about 10 minutes and then clean it off with toothbrush . Wipe it dry with paper towel .
07-27-16, 02:52 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,211
Posted By mapeiboy

Ok guys help me out here . I have a Colnago EP...

Ok guys help me out here . I have a Colnago EP frame with carbon components on it that is over 5 years old . Since majority of people think the carbon frame is only good for one or two years max ,...
07-26-16, 12:33 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 22,724
Posted By mapeiboy

I went out for a four hours ride on my Colnage EP...

I went out for a four hours ride on my Colnage EP ( over 2 years old ) this morning . Went up and down steep and not so steep hills , smooth and broken roads . I would like to tell everyone that I am...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-26-16, 03:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,076
Posted By mapeiboy

I really don't understand what is so hard to clip...

I really don't understand what is so hard to clip in and out . As you approach stop sign/traffic light clip out 100' ahead , problem solve .
07-25-16, 01:36 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 22,724
Posted By mapeiboy

:roflmao2: I am not going to send you my Colnage...

:roflmao2: I am not going to send you my Colnage EP even though its over 2 years old .
07-13-16, 12:46 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 5,926
Posted By mapeiboy

The story says he consumed 2000 calories /day...

The story says he consumed 2000 calories /day from McDonalds . You can eat anything you want but at the end of the day it all comes down to the amount of calorie consume . Yes , in order to lose...
07-13-16, 12:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,706
Posted By mapeiboy

I only experience leg cramp at the beginning of...

I only experience leg cramp at the beginning of year where I did not touch the bike whole winter . I only have a banana , double shot of espresso coffee before each ride which last from 3.5 to 4...
07-13-16, 05:41 AM
Replies: 725
Views: 48,047
Posted By mapeiboy

So you walked 9 miles at night in the rain to...

So you walked 9 miles at night in the rain to meet her .:eek:
07-13-16, 05:33 AM
Replies: 725
Views: 48,047
Posted By mapeiboy

I used this years back till I had a flat on the...

I used this years back till I had a flat on the road and had a hard time to get it off the rim of Campy wheel . Switched to Cont GP 4k and its so easy to get it on and off the campy wheels .
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-16, 05:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,633
Posted By mapeiboy

I have been using Campagnolo 11 speed chain for...

I have been using Campagnolo 11 speed chain for years ( installed with Campagnolo 11 speed chain tool ) without any failure so far .
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