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Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-20, 02:10 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,598
Posted By tomato coupe

What's the famous Lemond quote? "It never...

What's the famous Lemond quote?

"It never gets easier, you just get more wrong."
Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-20, 01:55 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,598
Posted By growlerdinky

Wrong.

Wrong.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 10:50 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,598
Posted By tgot

Hi. I can't help but wonder whether that 1 hour...

Hi. I can't help but wonder whether that 1 hour was moving time, or elapsed time. If you rode for an hour, but had 5+ minutes of stopped breathing recovery, that's a pretty big fraction.
...
11-15-20, 08:26 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By N2motorsports

A 44 miler today after a 2 week ...

A 44 miler today after a 2 week
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forced rest due to mechanical issues and...
11-15-20, 04:17 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By CAT7RDR

Started from Ronald Reagan Park in Anaheim Hills...

Started from Ronald Reagan Park in Anaheim Hills and slogged my way up/over Serrano, worked my way into Santiago Cyn and up Silverado Cyn. The OHV gate was open so I thought better of going any...
11-13-20, 04:58 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By CAT7RDR

Escaped for a Friday ride in the Loco Puente...

Escaped for a Friday ride in the Loco Puente Hills. 44 miles and 4500 ft of climb. I think my long hiking days are over. I tore my left labrum on my hip socket last year and started developing an...
11-12-20, 11:16 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By burritos

MTB excursion. Encountered a rangale of deer....

MTB excursion. Encountered a rangale of deer. PR'd the Hell Hill climb despite a blood donation last week. Opposite move compared to Lance Armstrong. It's all placebo....
11-12-20, 09:15 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

52-miler east of el cajon. dehesa rd to japatul...

52-miler east of el cajon. dehesa rd to japatul rd, past dead dolly lane and the great western loop turnoff at lyons valley rd and slogged on to the summit just under the 8 fwy overpass. descended...
11-11-20, 08:59 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

26-miler in orange county...specifically hitting...

26-miler in orange county...specifically hitting some of the area that was potentially in danger during the recent silverado fire.
parked off plano trabuco and headed into trabuco canyon and live...
11-11-20, 12:45 AM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

yah...it was a nice day. didn't have a single car...

yah...it was a nice day. didn't have a single car pass me from laguna summit to the kitchen creek turnoff (a few passed in the oppo direction).
had two cars pass me on kitchen creek before the gate...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-20, 10:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,284
Posted By SpeedRanger

One time on a long descent a small car merges in...

One time on a long descent a small car merges in front of me and I instantly see and smell he's burning a criminal amount of oil.
P'd off having to breathe in burnt fumes, I decide to close in and...
11-06-20, 04:57 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By Elvo

First time to crystal lake - got my ass handed to...

First time to crystal lake - got my ass handed to me.

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11-03-20, 09:45 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

45-miler in/around the laguna mtns about an...

45-miler in/around the laguna mtns about an hourís drive east of san diego. included the kitchen creek climb for giggles. not another soul out there today.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-03-20, 02:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 676
Posted By rubiksoval

Needle. Thread.

Needle. Thread.
11-01-20, 04:41 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By N2motorsports

South grade Palomar Mountain

Last time I was here was 6th grade camp some 35 years ago. Didnt see big willy, but had he came out of the forest chasing me, I was a goner. We got a late start so there were tons of trucks with...
10-27-20, 10:44 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

a shortish 37-miler climbing and descending the...

a shortish 37-miler climbing and descending the general's highway (dba ca hwy 198) in sequoia national park via the three rivers (sw) entrance/exit.
pave to/from the park not the best. pavement in...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-20, 09:26 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,361
Posted By Dan333SP

Glad you recovered fully and quickly. I can tell...

Glad you recovered fully and quickly. I can tell you I have no comorbidities, not even close to overweight, no history of asthma or any respiratory issues, I'm in my mid 30s, and was in pretty decent...
10-25-20, 07:50 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By burritos

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Was so fun last week, had to do it again this...
10-25-20, 06:58 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By N2motorsports

Sammos sorta magical

Big props to ooga-booga for sharing one of the best rides in sammos. We parked on pch very close to Latigo and ascended. Beautiful views and endless climbs and switchbacks, nothing like it in san...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-25-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,710
Posted By datlas

It's the BEST. ...

It's the BEST.

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-24-20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 2,742
Posted By Mojo31

Sort of. A team of two. Wife and I bought...

Sort of. A team of two.

Wife and I bought hybrids in June. Then, I decided I wanted a Domane. Found one I just had to have. Of course, she could not be outdone, so a Roubaix found its way on the...
10-23-20, 09:54 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By btppberk

Enjoyed my first ride on Kitchen Creek. Still a...

Enjoyed my first ride on Kitchen Creek. Still a bit hazy out there.
10-23-20, 05:22 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By CAT7RDR

48 slow miles and 2800 ft of climb into an off...

48 slow miles and 2800 ft of climb into an off shore breeze on the north SGRT with a slow leak flat from a staple in my rear tire. Man I'm dragging today. Whoops the rear tire is getting squishy....
10-23-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By TakingMyTime

3rd ride since the accident. The wife and I did...

3rd ride since the accident. The wife and I did a slow 11 mile round trip from the house to Seal Beach. She's just beginning again too, so after one more of these we'll be stretching the mileage...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-20, 11:24 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,710
Posted By datlas

Old thread, so I do expect the OP has made up...

Old thread, so I do expect the OP has made up their mind about what pump to get.

I agree with jrobe , Lezyne CNC with Hirame pump head is the best. The best, Jerry! THE BEST!
10-19-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By TakingMyTime

Today: first ride since July 6th

First ride in a little over 3 months. Only about 5 miles but it was so nice to be back out again. My injuries took a bit longer to heal (old age) than I would have liked, but it looks like I can...
10-16-20, 11:06 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By calamarichris

From Carlsbad to Torrey Pines and back. 35 miles,...

From Carlsbad to Torrey Pines and back. 35 miles, which is the longest ride I've managed since June.
Either I had undiagnosed Covid back in Late Feb, or I'm just too goddam fat to take a full breath...
10-15-20, 12:45 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,905
Posted By calamarichris

Don't care if it's one mile or 125, if it's on a...

Don't care if it's one mile or 125, if it's on a deserted PCH early on a Tuesday morning or rush-hour in OC, every ride with my little Biscuitbutt is like the last precious breath in my airhose.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-12-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Hapsmo911

Well some faith restored in Garmin. I tried again...

Well some faith restored in Garmin. I tried again via online chat. They offered a full warranty so sending mine in tomorrow.
10-11-20, 04:32 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By CAT7RDR

Just trying to get a little stronger in the...

Just trying to get a little stronger in the Whittier-Puente Hills, 50 miles and 6400 feet of climb according to ridewithgps. Garmin likes to give me more but I think 8.8K+ is inflated. Typical Sunday...
10-10-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By nesdog

38 miles today, mostly a ramble through Thousand...

38 miles today, mostly a ramble through Thousand Oaks, eventually climbing and descending into Hidden Valley from the Newbury Park side and exiting in Westlake.
Saw my usual Saturday shop ride...
10-07-20, 09:35 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

another ride in the local mountains. 32-miler on...

another ride in the local mountains. 32-miler on mostly quiet back roads around julian, ca. san diego backcountry along the ca hwy 76/78/79 corridor
my second fave area in socal to ride...just...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-20, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 634
Posted By JS41989

My First Century Ride

I picked up my first road bike on June 27th. Though Iíd been cycling frequently during the shutdown, I had never biked more than 19 miles on my hybrid. I set a goal after picking up my Tarmac to...
09-29-20, 10:45 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

c-note after taking the train from san diego up...

c-note after taking the train from san diego up to san juan capistrano and riding back. some toodling around san clemente. really coolish/overcast/foggy
most of the day after expecting the worst of...
09-20-20, 11:25 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By calamarichris

Made 25 flat miles today, and I remember when one...

Made 25 flat miles today, and I remember when one water bottle used to get me through 25 miles on my way to another 75.
Pretty discouraged. Trying to burn off my quarantine-fifteen, and it seems...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 15,093
Posted By WhyFi

Ah, you've been gone too long and have forgotten...

Ah, you've been gone too long and have forgotten how threads can slide sideways faster than Gatorskins on wet hairpin.

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09-18-20, 01:40 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,354
Posted By ooga-booga

i pedaled slow and i felt it. 15 miles with one...

i pedaled slow and i felt it. 15 miles with one decent little 100 foot climb. it felt more like a cat 1 ascent.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 06:46 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 9,379
Posted By seau grateau

You can put your weed in there.

You can put your weed in there.
09-12-20, 11:18 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 6,466
Posted By Litespud

I see gravel riding as non-technical mountain...

I see gravel riding as non-technical mountain biking - not so many roots and rocks, more fire roads. Actually sounds pretty good - mountain biking lite :thumb:
09-12-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 6,466
Posted By Koyote

Riding gravel means you get to buy another bike.

Riding gravel means you get to buy another bike.
09-12-20, 04:41 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By adamhenry

I decided to try out my new Pendleton bike pass...

I decided to try out my new Pendleton bike pass today. I went in at main gate and rode to the gate at the south end of San Onofre. It was a nice ride with a good mix of rolling terrain. The traffic...
09-09-20, 07:07 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

30-spot dtown and metro san diego. aq not the...

30-spot dtown and metro san diego. aq not the best so didn't go hard-at all. i rarely do anyway.
09-09-20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By stuff shredman

The Saturday over Labor Day weekend, I rode for...

The Saturday over Labor Day weekend, I rode for my first time from my house in Pasadena up Angeles Crest (Hwy2) to the Mt Wilson Observatory. Got out early to beat the heat. Even though air temps...
09-06-20, 12:02 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By calamarichris

Ack. Only rode 18 miles and didn't even leave...

Ack. Only rode 18 miles and didn't even leave Carlsbad. Got an early start, but still didn't beat the heat or the holiday traffic. PCH was a madhouse of texting drivers darting for parking spots at...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-20, 08:29 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 15,093
Posted By Bah Humbug

It takes not very much power to go 31mph instead...

It takes not very much power to go 31mph instead of 30mph? For a car, I guess.
08-16-20, 08:14 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

left the haus at 11:55am (so much discipline)....

left the haus at 11:55am (so much discipline). rode west and then northwest up the coast (contacting the coast at torrey pines state beach) to beat the heat
on the late side since i'm not an early...
08-16-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By CAT7RDR

Headed out from home at 0500 to checkout my...

Headed out from home at 0500 to checkout my lighting system and beat the heat. Caught the sunrise in Turnbull Canyon but no deer today just a dead coyote that was not wily nor Wile E.

Looped back...
08-16-20, 09:11 AM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By nesdog

Intended to do a 35 mile early jaunt on Saturday....

Intended to do a 35 mile early jaunt on Saturday. Headed out at 7:30 to Hidden Valley with Dos Vientos as the turn around spot. Flatted in HV. Then the heat turned up! Opted to turn around at the end...
08-14-20, 07:13 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By adamhenry

Today I rode from Oceanside harbor to Leucadia...

Today I rode from Oceanside harbor to Leucadia Blvd. and back. It was pretty normal and uneventful until I got back to Pacific St about halfway between Wisconsin and Seagaze. I heard a loud horn...
08-13-20, 08:23 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 57,350
Posted By ooga-booga

last half year has been...interesting....

last half year has been...interesting. today....and had a within two inches pass by a white mercedes in palos verdes while riding with another forum dweller
about two months ago...and then got...
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