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04-01-11, 09:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,782
Posted By thomspins

Such Bull****!! The USAC is just Money...

Such Bull****!!

The USAC is just Money Hungry.. certain promoters of races add this fee in hopes it'll drive people to clubs/teams in effect "giving back to the sport". I'm sure there's some of...
05-16-07, 10:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By thomspins

Florida State Crit Champs.. anyone going

Anyone doing the Florida State Crit Race this coming Sunday...? Cat 4?
04-30-07, 09:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 942
Posted By thomspins

did they ever post the results anywhere?? I...

did they ever post the results anywhere??

I got caught up taking the wrong turn with the front 15 guys or so.. ended up turning back..

eager to see how they listed the results for that one.. ...
Forum: Southeast
04-17-07, 08:02 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

Depends on how you drive :) You can make it...

Depends on how you drive :)

You can make it in a hair over 3 hrs. if you drive around 75-80.

Let me know if you go down the day before; i'll prob. be over towards the course Sat. afternoon and...
Forum: Southeast
04-16-07, 09:03 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

My race report from the Rock Hill races this past...

My race report from the Rock Hill races this past weekend:

The crit Saturday wasn’t too bad, our race (Cat 4) was about 40 minutes long and we averaged about 25-26mph. I had a pack finish ~23rd or...
Forum: Southeast
04-09-07, 09:09 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

Did the patriot's trail RR loop?? We need...

Did the patriot's trail RR loop??

We need a ride report! Unfortunately it's supposed to rain all next weekend also; so it'll be a tough course and tough weather... ::cough:: crash fest ...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-07, 01:41 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,666
Posted By thomspins

buy or check out at a library a book titled ...

buy or check out at a library a book titled

A Twist of the Wrist

a book on motorcycle racing; explaining all the forces acting in turning, your weight distribution, traction, steering... etc. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-07, 01:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By thomspins

buy or check out at a library a book titled ...

buy or check out at a library a book titled

A Twist of the Wrist

a book on motorcycle racing; explaining all the forces acting in turning, your weight distribution, traction, steering... etc. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-07, 01:32 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,666
Posted By thomspins

who powers the 2 wheeled vehicle doesn't matter.....

who powers the 2 wheeled vehicle doesn't matter..

your position IS for weight dist. Try a hard fast corner where you are on the edge of traction; too far foward like a tt position the and your...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-07, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By thomspins

you did alright man! 23 for an AVG is quick....

you did alright man! 23 for an AVG is quick. esp. with all the accel out of the corners and any hills..

most of my crits don't average much more than this..

cleave; are your 26 avg races...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-07, 08:52 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,666
Posted By thomspins

it's not the bike; any instability at speed and...

it's not the bike; any instability at speed and in cornering is due to a poor position.

If position is set up for racing it'll be wayy more stable on higher speeds and hard cornering but not as...
Forum: Southeast
04-01-07, 08:48 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

Sweet; They got me front and center in pic 82. ...

Sweet; They got me front and center in pic 82. I would have liked to seen a sprint finish pic.. got 9th.

Who all will be in rock hill for the omnium?
02-05-07, 09:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 960
Posted By thomspins

no Tour of Calif.....????

no Tour of Calif.....????
Forum: Foo
01-26-07, 09:46 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 7,149
Posted By thomspins

I really don't place too much importance on...

I really don't place too much importance on anything...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-07, 09:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,005
Posted By thomspins

LOL

LOL
Forum: Southeast
01-26-07, 09:35 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

I think someone needs to just decide on a date...

I think someone needs to just decide on a date and time and announce it; like a Sunday ride around 1pm(so it'll be slightly warmer) take a vote on where..

there's so many on here that we'll...
Forum: Foo
01-24-07, 08:43 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,075
Posted By thomspins

playing tony hawk on xbox w/ my roommate and...

playing tony hawk on xbox w/ my roommate and drinking beer..
Forum: Foo
01-24-07, 08:37 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,317
Posted By thomspins

I dip about once a day/every other day. ...

I dip about once a day/every other day.

After each bad experience w/ a gf or ex and the longer I'm single the more and more I get used to it, and don't think i could handle being married.. ever.....
Forum: Foo
01-19-07, 01:18 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,496
Posted By thomspins

huh?? WTF are you talking about..

huh??

WTF are you talking about..
Forum: Foo
01-19-07, 10:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 732
Posted By thomspins

another goood question.. has anyone ever...

another goood question..

has anyone ever made beer without Hops??? What would the result be?
Forum: Foo
01-19-07, 09:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 732
Posted By thomspins

i think only if you make alot of it (intent to...

i think only if you make alot of it (intent to distribute or something) or sell some (b/c of the whole taxation issue)...
Forum: Foo
01-19-07, 09:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 732
Posted By thomspins

my roomate and I are making some beer now;...

my roomate and I are making some beer now; hopefully it'll be good when the carbonization is done..

I've really wanted to make some good 'ole white lightning.. gotta find out how to do that one...
Forum: Foo
01-19-07, 08:08 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,496
Posted By thomspins

geez... they should be put in jail for...

geez...

they should be put in jail for this..
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-07, 11:08 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 15,872
Posted By thomspins

HOLY LORD!!!! She is blazing..

HOLY LORD!!!!

She is blazing..
Forum: Foo
01-15-07, 03:23 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,328
Posted By thomspins

yeah; while growing up I saw alot of people...

yeah; while growing up I saw alot of people eating cornbread in buttermilk.

Cornbread w/o sugar that is.. not the Jiffy (cake mix at the grocery store in the little blue box)
Forum: Foo
01-15-07, 01:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By thomspins

good point.. Not really that big of a pain,...

good point..

Not really that big of a pain, i don't guess.
Forum: Foo
01-15-07, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By thomspins

random question..

Anyone..

How important is it to clean out the basket mesh filter when changing the oil on a Ducati?

I'm looking for an excuse not to do it..
Forum: Foo
01-15-07, 12:51 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,328
Posted By thomspins

there is only one thing to do with cornbread;...

there is only one thing to do with cornbread; crumble it up in some collard greens..

and for it to be considered true cornbread it had better not have sugar in it. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
01-12-07, 09:10 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 15,872
Posted By thomspins

man she's a cutie.. who's that?

man she's a cutie.. who's that?
Forum: Southeast
01-12-07, 08:55 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

if they race; this part of the season should be...

if they race; this part of the season should be ~18-20mph. fairly easy riding. Anybody who is "killing it" this early is Killing their season. I would imagine the avg. speed of the Lead group to be...
Forum: Southeast
01-12-07, 07:18 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

LOL your post made it look like they were the...

LOL your post made it look like they were the Hell's Angels showin' up for a rally or something.. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
01-10-07, 08:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By thomspins

yeah i think the padding is dead..

yeah i think the padding is dead..
01-09-07, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By thomspins

shoes...

I've about worn my current pair out.. (diadora team racer..blah blah whatever else... carbon soled)

I'm thinking about some specialized bg s-works shoes; anyone with any experience??

any other...
Forum: Southeast
01-09-07, 09:39 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

anyone going up to Durham on Sunday for the Cross...

anyone going up to Durham on Sunday for the Cross race?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-07, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By thomspins

fizik saddle

I have had an arione now for about 10,000 miles.. until recently it was fairly comfy; now everytime i'm on it i get numbness.. i think it's worn out(no it's not my position, that's stayed the same)
...
Forum: Southeast
01-04-07, 11:38 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

A good ~40 mile loop I do (all country, low...

A good ~40 mile loop I do (all country, low traffic, a few good climbs) is as follows:

The start is about~15minutes west of Rock Hill, SC

Start at Hightower Hall on Brattonsville Rd.
South on...
Forum: Southeast
12-28-06, 02:06 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

it might be a little bit of a drive for a few of...

it might be a little bit of a drive for a few of y'all but all throughout south of Fort Mill in york county down in SC are some wonderful riding areas!!

I've been on some longer 3hr~ish rides out...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-28-06, 10:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,998
Posted By thomspins

yeah man a fluid 2 is better.. just put it into...

yeah man a fluid 2 is better.. just put it into a gear that lets you get to the proper cadence...
for me spinning at 110 rpm w/ 50watts resistance is nothing=no workout, but 110 cadence w/ 175watts...
Forum: Foo
12-28-06, 09:05 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 2,673
Posted By thomspins

my new boss.. IDIOT...

my new boss..

IDIOT...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-28-06, 09:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,998
Posted By thomspins

yeah just use a mag; you'll only be buying a...

yeah just use a mag; you'll only be buying a fluid soon there after..

I have a personal coach (granted I am training for racing) but you can easily overpower a mag trainer (magneto is the one i...
Forum: Southeast
12-28-06, 07:49 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

I'm game. I do enough hard training and...

I'm game.
I do enough hard training and racing; it's nice have "fun" riding every once in awhile.

Yeah I've done the Bolt Bros. ride; that's good weekend dist. training for racers in season/no...
Forum: Southeast
12-27-06, 08:07 AM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

lol where is Hick-town?

lol where is Hick-town?
Forum: Foo
12-26-06, 12:16 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,790
Posted By thomspins

:) haha i got a 8lb. oreck xl vacuum cleaner.....

:) haha i got a 8lb. oreck xl vacuum cleaner.. My grandma is cool .
other little doodads etc.
Forum: Southeast
12-26-06, 12:07 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 38,126
Posted By thomspins

hidin' at work.. boooo

hidin' at work.. boooo
Forum: Foo
12-22-06, 10:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 804
Posted By thomspins

hmm

hmm
12-22-06, 08:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By thomspins

kurt kinetic power meter...

Anyone used this yet.

Great product for $50!!!!

They talk about it on pez:
http://www.pezcyclingnews.com/?pg=fullstory&id=4569&status=True
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-06, 01:17 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 5,365
Posted By thomspins

Ahhh.. LOVE the bonnie!! Trade ya straight...

Ahhh.. LOVE the bonnie!!

Trade ya straight up :)
Forum: Foo
12-21-06, 11:08 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,157
Posted By thomspins

ahhh.. a cool sounding project to annoy my VERY...

ahhh.. a cool sounding project to annoy my VERY obnoxious LOUD neighbors...

I must know more about what to do here.. Trying to only spend about $300-400 that i can use for a bit then resell on...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-20-06, 11:25 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 5,365
Posted By thomspins

my baby.. 2000 Ducati 900 Supersport

my baby.. 2000 Ducati 900 Supersport
Forum: Foo
12-20-06, 02:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 804
Posted By thomspins

hmm. i like that... porshha what about the...

hmm. i like that... porshha

what about the urban camo colored tray for the roof rack that rocky mountain racks has.. http://www.rockymounts.com/colors.html

going on the silver rx??
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