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10-13-18, 06:02 PM
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Posted By revchuck

Dang, Aaron, heal quickly and well!

Dang, Aaron, heal quickly and well!
09-22-18, 05:31 PM
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Posted By revchuck

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1333/mink_creek_1030_11_520_5c4724f3944a7b8e0cc368ed3557a7ffd27c22ee.jpg

Actually, this was relief AFTER suffering. :) Ttoc6 - Looks...
09-18-18, 08:04 AM
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Posted By revchuck

The Senior Games road races are typically 20 and...

The Senior Games road races are typically 20 and 40km. Bottle cages weigh little and don't have that much impact on aerodynamics. I'd leave them on and take a bottle on both (if you're doing both)....
09-15-18, 07:06 PM
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Posted By revchuck

Yup. My coach is a former Cat 1 roadie who...

Yup. My coach is a former Cat 1 roadie who transitioned to ultrarunning about four years ago. She's already coaching several pure runners. Needless to say, she's supportive of me emphasizing...
09-15-18, 06:25 PM
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Posted By revchuck

First run in quite a while, actually a run/walk,...

First run in quite a while, actually a run/walk, five minutes running/three minutes walking x3. The first two minutes of running were somewhat weird, the rest of it didn't suck. I'm switching to...
09-13-18, 07:02 PM
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Posted By revchuck

Ttoc6 - I remember being surprised seeing the...

Ttoc6 - I remember being surprised seeing the finish, my Garmin said 204 miles and it was supposed to be 206. :)
09-13-18, 06:02 AM
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Posted By revchuck

I posted my report from LoToJa here...

I posted my report from LoToJa here (https://www.bikeforums.net/20562965-post624.html) in the 33.
09-13-18, 05:57 AM
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Posted By revchuck

I did the sportive rather than the race, didn't...

I did the sportive rather than the race, didn't want my first 200+ mile ride at altitude to be a race. I'm late posting due to travel and work. I tried to post Monday night when I got home -...
09-06-18, 05:23 PM
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Posted By revchuck

That's a good 30-40 watts less than it takes me...

That's a good 30-40 watts less than it takes me to hold that speed on my road bike.
09-01-18, 08:49 PM
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Posted By revchuck

My coach is a former Cat 1 roadie who...

My coach is a former Cat 1 roadie who transitioned to ultrarunning where she is kicking major ass. She also coaches ultrarunners and was one of the coaches at a recent camp in Colorado Springs. She...
08-28-18, 06:13 PM
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Posted By revchuck

Ttoc6 - That's some bad timing to get sick :( One...

Ttoc6 - That's some bad timing to get sick :( One of the many advantages of being young is that you'll be mostly recovered by the race. Maybe you'll have to dial it back to where you only beat me to...
08-26-18, 04:15 PM
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Posted By revchuck

mattm: Once I was above treeline, I had to...

mattm:

Once I was above treeline, I had to stop about every fifteen minutes to catch my breath. The graph of my power declined in almost a straight line from the start (~7750 ft) to the finish,...
08-26-18, 09:08 AM
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Posted By revchuck

Thanks, Heathpack! The "enjoyment" will come...

Thanks, Heathpack! The "enjoyment" will come from accomplishing a goal I've worked hard to achieve. A sub-goal was to no longer be intimidated by elevation gain, and I'm pretty much there. I...
08-25-18, 08:14 PM
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Posted By revchuck

Hermes - I'm doing the sportive rather than the...

Hermes - I'm doing the sportive rather than the race, I didn't want my first 200+ mile ride at 6-7000 ft to be a race for this sea-level flatlander.
08-25-18, 06:59 PM
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Posted By revchuck

I've been too busy to visit here much lately. My...

I've been too busy to visit here much lately. My "retirement job" is a part-time gig at a bike shop, which turned into full-time last month when the mechanic quit. That's on top of the 15-18...
08-05-18, 12:24 PM
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Posted By revchuck

Yeah, like that's really gonna happen. :lol:

Yeah, like that's really gonna happen. :lol:
08-05-18, 12:17 PM
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Views: 598,157
Posted By revchuck

I think I set a new PR of sorts...CTL is 110, ATL...

I think I set a new PR of sorts...CTL is 110, ATL is 146. Getting ready for LOTOJA.

Next week is recovery, then driving to Colorado Springs for five days vacation/altitude training. Day Two will...
08-01-18, 06:21 PM
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Posted By revchuck

Good to see a man with his priorities straight. :)

Good to see a man with his priorities straight. :)
07-31-18, 05:59 PM
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Views: 598,157
Posted By revchuck

:beer:

:beer:
07-26-18, 06:41 PM
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Views: 122,128
Posted By revchuck

Carmichael Training Systems does this annually. ...

Carmichael Training Systems does this annually. It's something silly like $10k for the week, gotta be a service writer to afford that kind of stuff. :)
07-24-18, 07:42 PM
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Views: 122,128
Posted By revchuck

It's advertised as a fundraiser, not a real race....

It's advertised as a fundraiser, not a real race. And it does come with a lot of swag...
07-23-18, 02:59 PM
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Views: 192,692
Posted By revchuck

This forum definitely needs a "like" button for...

This forum definitely needs a "like" button for stuff like the above. :)
07-22-18, 06:49 PM
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Views: 192,692
Posted By revchuck

Way to go, Sara! I followed this on FB and was...

Way to go, Sara! I followed this on FB and was thrilled for you! :beer:
07-19-18, 04:29 AM
Replies: 1,885
Views: 99,049
Posted By revchuck

I was hoping he could hold it to the line. At...

I was hoping he could hold it to the line. At least he's in good company - thinking of Mara Abbott in the '16 Olympics and Tony Martin in the Vuelta three or four years back.
07-17-18, 07:34 AM
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Views: 122,128
Posted By revchuck

Gold Camp Road in COS

I'll be in Colorado Springs for a week next month to go hypoxic in preparation for LOTOJA. Day One's ride is a relatively short one up Gold Camp, down Cheyenne Canyon and back to remind my legs what...
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