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03-18-13, 09:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 714
Posted By milliron

At the end, I was super bummed to learn it wasn't...

At the end, I was super bummed to learn it wasn't a velopromo race. Would have rather gotten a t-shirt then $40 cash.



No, totally different finish. Was a long straight and slightly uphill. ...
03-18-13, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 714
Posted By milliron

Really enjoyed the race. Thought it was a good...

Really enjoyed the race. Thought it was a good course. Managed to get 5th in E4.

Would have preferred we did an extra lap though. We only did 56 miles.

The food vendor at the end with the...
03-01-13, 05:03 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,488
Posted By milliron

Wish I started at your age. I'd suggest...

Wish I started at your age.

I'd suggest doing as many group rides and races as you can. Get better at riding with and talking to other people. Networking is a critical skill for life in general.
01-17-13, 05:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,182
Posted By milliron

Most folks around here kick off their RR season...

Most folks around here kick off their RR season with Snelling. Or maybe Pine Flat if you're a climber.
12-02-12, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5,101
Views: 3,284,545
Posted By milliron

****** status confirmed. BTW; you can take...

****** status confirmed.

BTW; you can take that red 3T stripe off with acetone and a little elbow grease.

Here is my current race bike:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-12, 12:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 759
Posted By milliron

40s, maybe high 30s, I'm good with a thicker base...

40s, maybe high 30s, I'm good with a thicker base layer, jersey, arm warmers and wind vest. Probably be fine into the lower 30s with my ears, head covered and warmer gloves.
11-13-12, 11:04 PM
Replies: 5,101
Views: 3,284,545
Posted By milliron

Nice! I need to ride my mtb more. Been...

Nice! I need to ride my mtb more. Been preoccupied with that cyclocross thing.

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7097/7282982674_d6892c05f8_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/milliron/7282982674/)
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-12, 07:38 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,643,638
Posted By milliron

Thanks all. Got a few hundred miles on my Wilier...

Thanks all. Got a few hundred miles on my Wilier and I'm loving it. Super stiff and responsive. Just feels fast.



Sup SA buddy. Loving these non-steel DT shifter bikes. Saw a carbon one on...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-12, 01:03 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,643,638
Posted By milliron

Some nice bikes on the last few pages, but this...

Some nice bikes on the last few pages, but this is the only one I'd say is hot.

Here is my new Wilier Cento1 SR:

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7277/8165264963_e49106589c_b.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-30-12, 08:00 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,643,638
Posted By milliron

That's how it should be. You have them setup...

That's how it should be. You have them setup correctly.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-18-12, 04:34 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 103,759
Posted By milliron

Thanks everyone. Thx! Arundel...

Thanks everyone.



Thx! Arundel Mandibles. Awesome cages, have them on all my bikes. Very firm hold for bumpy roads or trails.



Yup! My default week day evening ride. I think...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-12, 12:23 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 103,759
Posted By milliron

My bicycle is mostly white: ...

My bicycle is mostly white:

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7263/7052606205_e86a55e942_c.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/milliron/7052606205/)
Ridley Damocles RS...
04-05-12, 01:21 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,660
Posted By milliron

For my last wheels, I used a tube for a layer on...

For my last wheels, I used a tube for a layer on two wheels and two tires. Did 2 layers on each wheel and 2 layers on the base tape plus 1 last layer on the wheel before setting the tire. So, used...
02-21-12, 03:33 PM
Replies: 5,101
Views: 3,284,545
Posted By milliron

Looks like serious business though! Here is...

Looks like serious business though!

Here is my racing bicycle:

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7183/6888618571_a283bbdaa7_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/milliron/6888618571/)
Scott Addict...
11-28-11, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5,101
Views: 3,284,545
Posted By milliron

Nice setup! Veloro is the best place to do...

Nice setup!

Veloro is the best place to do business.
11-20-11, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 258,757
Posted By milliron

That's crazy talk. Coffee stops are always in...

That's crazy talk. Coffee stops are always in season.

http://milliron.org/hosted/smile/emot-colbert.gif
11-20-11, 06:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,876
Posted By milliron

I would if it was a caesar salad!

I would if it was a caesar salad!
11-20-11, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 258,757
Posted By milliron

Nice weather for bicycle riding yesterday. ...

Nice weather for bicycle riding yesterday.

http://milliron.org/hosted/coastal-1024.jpg

http://milliron.org/hosted/coastal-1026.jpg

http://milliron.org/hosted/coastal-1039.jpg
...
09-19-11, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 478
Posted By milliron

I love doing Honey Run/Table Mountain. Good...

I love doing Honey Run/Table Mountain. Good riding up there.
08-26-11, 02:49 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 7,177
Posted By milliron

Posted back in 09-15-10: Very happy. ...

Posted back in 09-15-10:



Very happy.

I hit ~4.2 a number of times [(300 * 0.95) / 68].

13 races this year. Mostly road races. Not bad. Done with road now but will probably do half a...
08-26-11, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9,288
Views: 3,573,378
Posted By milliron

http://milliron.org/hosted/san_ardo2.jpg ...

http://milliron.org/hosted/san_ardo2.jpg

Second wheel. Off the front a little at San Ardo RR, E4, last weekend.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-11, 02:41 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,010
Posted By milliron

RAAM has got to be the most boring race on earth....

RAAM has got to be the most boring race on earth.

Difficult, but boring.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-11, 02:27 PM
Replies: 26,528
Views: 16,300,488
Posted By milliron

You're going to love it.

You're going to love it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-11, 03:16 PM
Replies: 26,528
Views: 16,300,488
Posted By milliron

So close to being amazing, but so far. Black...

So close to being amazing, but so far. Black tape, back post, black tires, road pedals. Get it done.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-11, 04:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,178
Posted By milliron

Depth? It's pretty easy to build up a 20-25mm...

Depth? It's pretty easy to build up a 20-25mm tubular at well under 900g.
07-06-11, 02:30 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 184,742
Posted By milliron

Yup, I for sure think so. Love the way it rides....

Yup, I for sure think so. Love the way it rides. Comfortable enough. Super stiff BB for climbing and super stiff HT for descending.

No luck getting just a frame though. Had to buy the Rival...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-11, 02:09 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,439
Posted By milliron

That's okay, what you really wanted was a CAAD10....

That's okay, what you really wanted was a CAAD10. :D
06-28-11, 03:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,427
Posted By milliron

As per Strava: Mt Hamilton - Official ...

As per Strava:

Mt Hamilton - Official
Distance 18.4 mi
Avg Grade 3.8%
Elev Difference 3,693 ft

Mt. Diablo S. Gate to Summit
Distance 10.2 mi
Avg Grade ...
06-28-11, 10:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,054
Posted By milliron

I've ridden my road bicycle in the mountains...

I've ridden my road bicycle in the mountains before and have never felt the need for mechanical disk brakes. Had a set of BB7s on one of my mountain bikes. They were okay but didn't even compare to...
06-27-11, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 258,757
Posted By milliron

Nice! I've yet to get any points.

Nice! I've yet to get any points.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-11, 03:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By milliron

I like the fact that it's "one size fit's...

I like the fact that it's "one size fit's all".
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-11, 12:14 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,439
Posted By milliron

Let's compare apples to apples: ...

Let's compare apples to apples:

http://milliron.org/hosted/caad-4526.jpg
06-26-11, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 258,757
Posted By milliron

Ha! This one is kinda cool too: ...

Ha!

This one is kinda cool too:

http://milliron.org/hosted/bicycles-0049.jpg

I'm enjoying my new camera.
06-26-11, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 258,757
Posted By milliron

Ha! Nice, you caught me: ...

Ha! Nice, you caught me:
http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-XFFCLtIDxzk/TgabLiKfMxI/AAAAAAAALWc/N4hXd0W8qGY/s720/P6250024.JPG

Some snapshots I took:

http://milliron.org/hosted/bicycles-0055.jpg
...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-11, 04:52 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 10,062
Posted By milliron

Shoot, while you're at it, switch to Rival RD, FD...

Shoot, while you're at it, switch to Rival RD, FD and brakes. Red shifters is all you need for that fantastic shifting. IME, difference between Rival and Red derailleurs don't matter except for...
06-22-11, 01:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 968
Posted By milliron

And so many other road races. ...

And so many other road races. http://milliron.org/hosted/smile/emot-smith.gif
06-19-11, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 691
Posted By milliron

I ended up doing this Friday. Gestalt Haus in...

I ended up doing this Friday. Gestalt Haus in Fairfax is awesome.

http://milliron.org/hosted/bicycles-144750.jpg

http://milliron.org/hosted/bicycles-01863.jpg
06-16-11, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 691
Posted By milliron

Alpine Dam/Mt Tam

http://ridewithgps.com/routes/255297

I'd really like to do that loop (plus up Mt Tam) but have never really ridden in the area. Lot of turns in the Mill Valley section. How annoying. I don't...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-11, 03:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,809
Posted By milliron

Stupid cyclists, get off the road!

Stupid cyclists, get off the road!
06-16-11, 02:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,137
Posted By milliron

Man, you're crazy!

Man, you're crazy!
06-15-11, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,816
Posted By milliron

Secret bike shop bro handshake.

Secret bike shop bro handshake.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-11, 05:31 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,314
Posted By milliron

I like the fact that he is running tubulars and...

I like the fact that he is running tubulars and has a spare under his saddle.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-11, 05:21 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 12,668
Posted By milliron

Also, Lynskey has some of the best customer...

Also, Lynskey has some of the best customer service I've never had to experience. Had a problem with one of my frames but they got it taken care of very quickly.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-11, 05:20 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 12,668
Posted By milliron

FYI; I have full SRAM Red on one bike and SRAM...

FYI; I have full SRAM Red on one bike and SRAM Rival on another with Red shifters. Can't tell the difference in the shifting.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-11, 05:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 11,737
Posted By milliron

What this guy said. Very commonly reported...

What this guy said. Very commonly reported problem and solution.

Fortunitly, I haven't had any noise out of the BB on my CAAD10 yet. Only 700 miles with it though.
06-14-11, 04:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By milliron

I get lower back problems when my IT band gets...

I get lower back problems when my IT band gets tight. Check out IT band stretches. Or it could be something else in your legs, getting tight and pulling on your pelvis.
06-14-11, 02:34 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 184,742
Posted By milliron

http://milliron.org/hosted/caad-4526.jpg ...

http://milliron.org/hosted/caad-4526.jpg

CAAD10
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-11, 02:01 AM
Replies: 26,528
Views: 16,300,488
Posted By milliron

Excellent.

Excellent.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-11, 01:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,392
Posted By milliron

I just take my beater bike so I don't have to...

I just take my beater bike so I don't have to worry about it.

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-CRj_9vTaBWQ/TePyy2wEJHI/AAAAAAAABko/ZknnZBnuTmU/s720/IMG_20110530_123820.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-11, 02:37 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,643,638
Posted By milliron

Hot. Specialized Roubaix though, not. ...

Hot.

Specialized Roubaix though, not. Bars are way too high.

Here is my current main bicycle:

http://milliron.org/hosted/caad-4526.jpg

Though the saddle has since been replaced with a...
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