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10-15-21, 06:16 PM
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Posted By Gravel Rider

I stop a lot. Whether to hydrate, take pictures...

I stop a lot. Whether to hydrate, take pictures or smell the roses. It''s all about the journey for me. I'm riding gravel and mountains but if I was riding road I'd probably stop less. ymmv
10-02-21, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By non-fixie

Just picked up my new jersey. :) ...

Just picked up my new jersey. :)

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09-30-21, 02:53 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,800
Posted By gugie

I can't remember all of the bikes in my...

I can't remember all of the bikes in my collection, but I do know that I need one more.
09-30-21, 01:12 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,800
Posted By nlerner

I'll let you know once I sort it all out. ...

I'll let you know once I sort it all out.
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09-23-21, 02:34 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,294
Posted By gugie

Day 6 - FauxRoica

The Touroica Four made it to Cambria with no broken bones or mechanicals, not even a flat tire.

As the guy on the old TV commercial would say, "but wait, there's more!" Somebody, actually several...
09-22-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,294
Posted By mgopack42

The Funny thing looking at the planned route, is...

The Funny thing looking at the planned route, is that day 3 almost did me in. even though I was the youngest guy on the tourocia, i was the slowest descender and the slowest climber, so I got to be...
09-22-21, 04:28 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,294
Posted By gugie

Day 5 - Ragged Point to Cambria

"In Roman times it was traditional for the citizens of Rome to go out and meet the returning victorious army and join them for their triumphant entry to the city. This will be kind of like that...
09-22-21, 11:30 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,294
Posted By gugie

Day 4 - Big Sur to Ragged Point

At the beginning of this tour I thought this would be the hardest section. I warned my fellow Touroici that we'd need extra water and food through this section as there were few places to stop for...
09-22-21, 09:08 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,294
Posted By gugie

Day 2 - Costanoa Lodge to Asilomar Hotel, Pacific Grove

It was early to bed, early to rise for the Touroici, as we had about 80 miles to cover on our second day. The lodge restaurant doesn't open till 8am, so we decided to do a Cliff bar and water...
09-21-21, 04:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,294
Posted By gugie

Day 1 - SF to Costanoa Lodge

I awoke before my alarm went off, dressed to ride in my Fred ensemble, and rode over to the Mission District to pick up Bob, who looks exactly like a pocket Santa Claus, if said Santa Claus rode a...
09-14-21, 10:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 494
Posted By 73StellaSX76

OK, to close the loop I redid the offending pivot...

OK, to close the loop I redid the offending pivot by removing the upper pivot pin (rhs in the photo), drilling through for a 4mm BHCS, made a brass bushing to thread onto the screw, and secured the...
09-13-21, 07:34 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,294
Posted By 73StellaSX76

It was a fun, but all too short ride for me...

It was a fun, but all too short ride for me joining the Touroica riders this morning (I had to get back to work). Such a fine group of comrades for a ride! Here is a photo of the long-termers at...
09-13-21, 09:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By squirtdad

I can attest gugie was not close to davester ...

I can attest gugie was not close to davester when the incident happened. But gugie had plenty of time to check out davester's bike
09-13-21, 08:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By gugie

davester, as Vito would say, donít take it...

davester, as Vito would say, donít take it personal, itís business.
09-12-21, 08:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By himespau

Hope you recover quickly.

Hope you recover quickly.
09-12-21, 08:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By gugie

davester is the best!

davester is the best!
09-12-21, 07:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By The Golden Boy

I hope you're feeling better soon.

I hope you're feeling better soon.
09-04-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,177
Posted By obrentharris

Yeah! What's with this shifting business...

Yeah!
What's with this shifting business anyway? All those complicated pivots to seize up, pulleys to gum up with road debris, cables to fray, and cable housings to pinch.

And don't get me...
09-04-21, 10:27 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By VRJAKE

Late to this after party. What a ride! What a...

Late to this after party. What a ride! What a country! What a host of very nice people! Perhaps some images not yet captured...though many have been well shared.
...
09-03-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By rccardr

Here's the link to 320 photos of Cino Heroica...

Here's the link to 320 photos of Cino Heroica 2021. Enjoy!

Cino Heroica 2021 | Flickr (https://www.flickr.com/photos/193222933@N07/albums/72157719771667641)
09-02-21, 04:52 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By merziac

:thumb: Absolutely priceless, this is one of...

:thumb: Absolutely priceless, this is one of those times Dads live for, great job Thomas, and Dad. ;)
09-02-21, 04:17 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By Roger M

Since we got home, Thomas and I made a few...

Since we got home, Thomas and I made a few adjustments on his new bike. We swapped tires for some that matched, changed saddles, adjusted cable tensions, and removed one bottle cage.

I'm really...
09-02-21, 03:40 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By SquireBlack

First Cino

This was my first Cino. What can I say — it was a great ride. Perfect weather, excellent company, fine food (mostly) ... I'll surely be back. I won't tell too many people about it, though, because...
09-02-21, 03:39 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By gaucho777

davester Thanks for the update. Again, sorry to...

davester Thanks for the update. Again, sorry to hear your Cino experience was cut short in such a painful way. Hope you are only reading this once you are ready for a return to screen time. Take care...
09-02-21, 02:36 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By northbend

I didn’t take ANY photos this year having failed...

I didn’t take ANY photos this year having failed to pack my camera and I found it hard to write a cohesive story without the aid of my visual ‘crib notes” so I’ve taken the liberty to comment on the...
09-02-21, 08:26 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By mountaindave

Thomas is indeed the youngest full-Cino rider. I...

Thomas is indeed the youngest full-Cino rider. I discovered that one other local couple did complete a full Cino on a Cino tandem, but we can say that Thomas is also the youngest tandem Cino rider!...
09-02-21, 01:32 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By Drillium Dude

davester Thanks for posting - it proves you're on...

davester Thanks for posting - it proves you're on the road to recovery and still have a sense of humor about things! It was nice to talk a bit before the off, and I'm sorry to have missed your...
09-01-21, 09:44 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By gugie

The harder the ride, the fewer the pix I take....

The harder the ride, the fewer the pix I take. I'll share a couple, I have others that are more or less what you've already seen in this thread.
squirtdad wants a photo of him in the parking lot at...
08-22-21, 05:44 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,026
Posted By SurferRosa

In summary Use a portable/frame pump if you...

In summary

Use a portable/frame pump if you ...
- dislike paying for air
- are He-Man
- can show off a sweet matching frame pump
- ride on fat tires
- stop to help the helpless
- like...
08-22-21, 03:00 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,026
Posted By oneclick

It's faster by a factor of infinity when the...

It's faster by a factor of infinity when the cartridge is empty.
08-22-21, 01:15 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By northbend

A few from riding on Orcas Island earlier this...

A few from riding on Orcas Island earlier this week….

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51391604641_16196db217_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2miipAZ)Cascade Lake, Moran S. P....
08-21-21, 11:13 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 21,018
Posted By obrentharris

Cino Bound! My wife, Nanette, and I left home a...

Cino Bound!
My wife, Nanette, and I left home a week ago, meandering towards Hot Springs Montana, camping along the way.

First stop was Rock Creek on the eastern side of the Sierra to spend a...
08-11-21, 07:25 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By SapInMyBlood

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08-11-21, 02:42 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By Sluggo

Two from a recent #adventurecycling trip in...

Two from a recent #adventurecycling trip in Vermont. Climbing Jay Mountain, and the Island Line Trail on a railroad causeway near Burlington....
08-08-21, 07:13 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,334
Posted By joesch

Went to a classic bike show It was quite a...

Went to a classic bike show

It was quite a delight

All the bikes parked in a row

What a wonderful sight
08-05-21, 06:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 779
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

A steel lugged bike is a functional work of art....

A steel lugged bike is a functional work of art. It is crafted by a mechanical artist, forged with the fires of conviction, infused with the souls of courageous riders of days past, cooled with the...
08-03-21, 02:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,010
Posted By CliffordK

A real man would just bring a spare hub, and swap...

A real man would just bring a spare hub, and swap hubs along the side of the road.
08-02-21, 01:42 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By SapInMyBlood

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07-11-21, 10:50 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By CMAW

Me too! Empty roads are nice and plentiful here...

Me too! Empty roads are nice and plentiful here (Germany), but the climate is horrible....
06-28-21, 06:19 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,274
Posted By Curtis Odom

Turned 63

Well I completed my 100 mile ride for my 63rd birthday. It was heaps of fun and I will do it again....
06-25-21, 10:38 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,963
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I've pretty much decided that exercise is...

I've pretty much decided that exercise is mandatory for aging gracefully. Whether it's about brain health, gut biome health or immune system health, these are not things I want to lose. I see 93...
06-24-21, 08:00 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,274
Posted By Tomm Willians

I was chatting with a friend last night following...

I was chatting with a friend last night following a ride whoíd done that one, says itís no joke.
06-22-21, 06:11 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,963
Posted By jppe

Before I respond, do you relate better to kind,...

Before I respond, do you relate better to kind, positive encouragement or kick your ass motivation?
06-22-21, 12:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 937
Posted By gugie

Andy_K gave me the proper procedure for repairing...

Andy_K gave me the proper procedure for repairing Crank Brothers pedals (https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-B5SlN_kdqL8/Uk6ZKn6E3mI/AAAAAAAARbE/Iin8BFu4xFo/s320/CBmanual.jpg). One would think that something...
06-16-21, 10:50 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By northbend

A cool little connector/shortcut I take to avoid...

A cool little connector/shortcut I take to avoid the busy Preston-Fall City road when I drop into the lower valley from Lake Alice.
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06-16-21, 10:02 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By Sluggo

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Natchez Trace Parkway, Tennessee.
06-15-21, 09:04 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By Roger M

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06-14-21, 12:30 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By Johno59

Dawn in East Anglia

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0500 on the way to work
06-13-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 17,960
Views: 2,027,569
Posted By gaucho777

I met up with davester and a couple of others for...

I met up with davester and a couple of others for a fun 40 miles or so around the Berkeley/Oakland Hills. We headed south up into the hills and along the ridgeline before connecting to some unpaved...
06-10-21, 01:59 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 26,468
Posted By CMAW

France opened up its borders so I took the Koga...

France opened up its borders so I took the Koga and headed south for a day trip that was supposed to happen on the second Sunday of April. Empty roads only.
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