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01-29-23, 12:24 AM
Replies: 2,129
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Posted By SoSmellyAir

29 miles (with 1,050 ft. climbing) on my Stigmata...

29 miles (with 1,050 ft. climbing) on my Stigmata around Irvine including the gravel side of the Shady Canyon Trail Bikeway. Much more difficult than riding the paved side on my Synapse, especially...
01-28-23, 12:23 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,386
Posted By Billy Bones

Nah...the effort IS the juice!! There's...

Nah...the effort IS the juice!!

There's something satisfyingly visceral about bike biodynamics unencumbered by unearned Watts. Effort in... Performance out. As the Gods intended.

OTOH, it's...
01-28-23, 06:07 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By ooga-booga

be careful all. you are not replaceable. enjoy...

be careful all. you are not replaceable. enjoy but within set parameters. revisit my biggest riding regret/dumbest decision ever at least once a week mentally.
was lucky to only suffer weeklong...
01-27-23, 01:23 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jonathanf2

I climbed the Hollywood Sign yesterday. I...

I climbed the Hollywood Sign yesterday. I challenged myself and climbed it with my 1x 44t - 11-32t gearing. It was a bit more difficult than using my 2x 50:34t, but it was still manageable. I just...
01-25-23, 11:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By base2

Curb Alert!

We all have a boss. I have been given a decree. These bikes are to leave the shop.

These bikes are not for sale. They are free to BF members (& BF members only) in the local area.

PM me for...
01-25-23, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jonathanf2

I did some more dirt climbing yesterday. The...

I did some more dirt climbing yesterday. The trails were rough due to the recent rains. Lots of ruts, rock slides and debris everywhere! I definitely had to be more on-point when riding the single...
01-24-23, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By ooga-booga

finally out for the first time this year between...

finally out for the first time this year between work and days off filled with heavy rains.

22 miles or so yday around lake murray, mission gorge, santee, fletcher hills and la mesa.

26 miles...
01-24-23, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

more MTB are lunch on some local trails ...

more MTB are lunch on some local trails

https://www.strava.com/activities/8446460478

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01-23-23, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

playing the in wet-ish dirt. Black Mt drains...

playing the in wet-ish dirt. Black Mt drains pretty well except for a few spots

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01-22-23, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Eric F

Easy-moderate tempo spin this afternoon. Felt...

Easy-moderate tempo spin this afternoon. Felt really good, but was a bit underdressed and a little cold the whole time....
01-22-23, 06:14 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jonathanf2

I've been MIA for awhile, but I've been riding...

I've been MIA for awhile, but I've been riding every week both road and gravel. I recently converted my 2x gravel bike to 1x mainly for the weight reduction, better chain stability and a more...
01-21-23, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Eric F

Fun gravel bike ride today, linking 2 loops that...

Fun gravel bike ride today, linking 2 loops that I usually do on my MTB (Brown Mtn. and Cherry Canyon). The challenge of being under-biked for a lot of sections was a blast. Also, I saw multiple...
01-21-23, 04:12 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By SoSmellyAir

Finally had time to take a first ride on my...

Finally had time to take a first ride on my gravel bike this past Thursday. Missed the recent atmospheric rivers but could not avoid some big puddles.
...
01-18-23, 08:47 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,058
Posted By Wildwood

Ride your art. It might be a master piece - or...

Ride your art. It might be a master piece - or not. YMMV
Silver?
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01-17-23, 08:44 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 3,912
Posted By ofajen

The internal work of pedaling is a sharply...

The internal work of pedaling is a sharply increasing function of cadence. From Formentiís data it appears to be a cubic function. Anyway, you can assume 0.1 W/kg at 50 rpm, 0.3 W/kg at 70 rpm, 0.6...
01-15-23, 11:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 407
Posted By pbass

I'm a blinky light kinda guy, but a buddy of mine...

I'm a blinky light kinda guy, but a buddy of mine was explaining to me he stopped using lights because of the target fixation element. I dunno, I figure if you don't have running lights of some kind...
01-13-23, 06:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 810
Posted By Joe Bikerider

Rain makes me happy

Here in Northern California we are having a lot of rain. Some of it is being exaggerated by the media, some is real enough. But Iíve been riding anyway. Iíve picked my times, like this morning I...
01-11-23, 01:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By ooga-booga

homes and gardens tour: ...

homes and gardens tour:

https://www.strava.com/routes/3048117739140825168


downtown and harbor:

https://www.strava.com/routes/3048125113947017296
01-10-23, 06:23 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 7,730
Posted By Camilo

With any luck, we'll all be that old and maybe...

With any luck, we'll all be that old and maybe need a trike to stay on the road!
01-10-23, 04:02 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 7,730
Posted By Rolla

For me, it's this: ...

For me, it's this:
...
01-09-23, 11:17 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Eric F

Saturday...40mi road ride (Altadena - Duarte - So...

Saturday...40mi road ride (Altadena - Duarte - So Pasadena). Easy to moderate tempo. Got chatting with a guy rolling at a similar pace towards the end of my loop. It turns out our kids are both...
01-07-23, 11:42 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

Stayed inland this weekend while it remained dry....

Stayed inland this weekend while it remained dry. Didn't have to deal w/ flooded and sandy coastal roads while on the bike. MTS station Poway, up Highland Valley Road to Dunkin Donuts in Ramona. Bomb...
01-07-23, 06:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,871
Posted By Moe Zhoost

Bag balm! ...

Bag balm!
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01-07-23, 01:47 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,397
Posted By rsbob

My mother will be 91 in May. I have watched her...

My mother will be 91 in May. I have watched her steady decline for the last 15 years to the point that she can no longer read (her favorite pastime) write, or perform simple tasks like fixing a bowl...
01-06-23, 10:20 AM
Replies: 722
Views: 16,836
Posted By Rolla

Not if you step away from the Internet and those...

Not if you step away from the Internet and those who shape their lives around its content. There are plenty of "just for fun" rides and riders, and lots of happy folks enjoying their low-tech...
01-03-23, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Eric F

New Years Day Ride...Chaney Trail - Mt. Lowe Rd....

New Years Day Ride...Chaney Trail - Mt. Lowe Rd. to Inspiration Point. (15.5 mi, 3400'+). A long tough climb with some extended pitches above 15% in the first half, easing off to 5-6% for most of...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-23, 08:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 467
Posted By Nachoman

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Favorite ride was probably a little cycling vacation to Santa...
12-27-22, 10:10 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By pbass

Bonelli Park Gravel

Bonelli Park, on my 650B gravel rig this morning. Been about 4 years since I've been there, and I guess I forgot just how rocky the trails can get that go up above and around the south side of the...
12-27-22, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Eric F

21mi / 3000' on the MTB with a good friend...

21mi / 3000' on the MTB with a good friend yesterday morning. It was my 4th ride in 5 days, and my legs were starting to feel a bit unresponsive. I felt like I could have done a lot more miles, but...
Forum: Touring
12-27-22, 05:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,170
Posted By Thulsadoom

Seger. Turn the page.

Seger. Turn the page.
12-27-22, 12:41 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By ooga-booga

small ride of 35 miles or so...headed west to...

small ride of 35 miles or so...headed west to pick up the annual nps pass at cabrillo national monument. cars backed up to the national cemetery
but hit the walk-up window to score the $80 annual...
Forum: Touring
12-25-22, 11:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,170
Posted By Kelly I

Traveling Wilburys - End Of The Line

Traveling Wilburys - End Of The Line
12-24-22, 09:41 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

Day 1 of the Festive 500 challenge~ Christmas Eve...

Day 1 of the Festive 500 challenge~ Christmas Eve ride From Rancho Bernardo to Oceanside. Burr start at 0545. 56 bike trail creek dipped to 33 degrees per the wahoo.
...
12-22-22, 06:32 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By igorgroks

Solstice Ride.

When I was commuting to Orange County by Metrolink/bike I did two solstice half century rides all the way home. In summer because of max daylight after work, and winter due to getting off early for...
12-21-22, 10:24 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,705
Posted By big john

Anywhere in the southwest. Here north of L.A. we...

Anywhere in the southwest. Here north of L.A. we ride all year and there are mountains of every description....
12-21-22, 05:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 857
Posted By BTinNYC

It's the mental place, that state of mind, that I...

It's the mental place, that state of mind, that I like the most. Meditation at 155 beats per minute.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-22, 04:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,331
Posted By ooga-booga

avoiding the group ride.

avoiding the group ride.
12-19-22, 11:31 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Eric F

Saturday...20mi on the gravel bike in the La...

Saturday...20mi on the gravel bike in the La Canada and Glendale area. I felt pretty good, but I didn't think I was moving very fast. However, I ended up with PRs on a a couple of the climbs in my...
12-19-22, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By marquhar

NYD Bunch ride and wardlow/studebaker paving

Best wishes for the holy days ahead of us.

The NYD Bunch ride will go off on Sun Jan 1 (7:55am) from the usual spot, 2nd & Bayshore, with a big chunk of riders joining at the Marina Hotel.
There...
12-17-22, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

another cold weekend per socal standards. Got to...

another cold weekend per socal standards. Got to test some new full length capo leg warms....so nice to be warm! Black Mt to Double Peaks park. Snake through Del Mar and Del Dios.
...
12-15-22, 09:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By Tomm Willians

My longest climbing day (so far)

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Finally exceeded 5000í in a single ride!
62ís...
12-11-22, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

Torrey Pines to Dana Point harbor. Stopped in...

Torrey Pines to Dana Point harbor. Stopped in Oceanside at Parlor Donuts near the pier. Burrr kinda morning. Was still under 50 degrees when we got to Parlor. Knee is feeling good for the most part....
12-07-22, 06:54 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,056
Posted By GhostRider62

The key takeaway in the summary, "The risk for...

The key takeaway in the summary, "The risk for least fit individuals (20th percentile) was 4-fold higher (HR: 4.09; 95% CI: 3.90-4.20) compared with extremely fit individuals." Or the conclusion...
12-06-22, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

wet dawn patrol ride. missed the group start...

wet dawn patrol ride. missed the group start while moving gear from the pinarello (rim brakes) to the diverge (disc brakes). Glad I got the rear fender on, now I need to get a front cuz the spray was...
12-05-22, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Eric F

Saturday...29 mi/3200' on the gravel bike. First...

Saturday...29 mi/3200' on the gravel bike. First time in the Verdugos in a long time (La Tuna - Verdugo Mtwy - Beaudry). I had intended to include more dirt in my ride between the bottom of Beaudry...
12-04-22, 12:10 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jonathanf2

I did 30+ miles Saturday afternoon enjoying the...

I did 30+ miles Saturday afternoon enjoying the beautiful after-rain sunshine here in LA. I recently built this carbon frameset I had laying around as a budget winter beater and a test bed for giving...
12-01-22, 03:07 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,056
Posted By tempocyclist

I guess "Man in his 50's dies after failing to...

I guess "Man in his 50's dies after failing to seek medical attention for chest pain" is a less clickbait worthy article title...
11-27-22, 08:55 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By Nachoman

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Ventura to Ojai with the wife on the tandem.
11-27-22, 12:15 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By jsigone

another north county San Diego Loop. Parlor...

another north county San Diego Loop. Parlor donuts at miles 43 and Moto Deli/Velotown at miles 55. My buddy that hasn't rode in a while needed some solid cals before he bonked. We limped home along...
11-26-22, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 228,343
Posted By SoSmellyAir

Ventured out of my comfort zone both distance and...

Ventured out of my comfort zone both distance and area-wise on Thanksgiving to try climbing the Aliso Creek Bikeway starting from Trabuco Road. I had planned to turn around at Saddleback Church (to...
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