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Forum: Road Cycling
12-12-17, 03:42 AM
Replies: 18,542
Views: 3,651,894
Posted By Leastbest

Just got a Garmin 1030 and Garmin Varia Radar. ...

Just got a Garmin 1030 and Garmin Varia Radar. Looking forward to both.
Forum: Foo
06-06-16, 10:50 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,474
Posted By Leastbest

I was a UPS driver and delivered to one small...

I was a UPS driver and delivered to one small town on the south shore of Lake Erie for over 30 years. Just a few miles to the west of the town was a steel mill, shipyard and a ring of factories. I...
Forum: Foo
04-14-16, 09:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,249
Posted By Leastbest

I was a UPS driver for 37 years retiring when I...

I was a UPS driver for 37 years retiring when I turned 55. Luckily I was on the same route for over thirty years. This kind of job is hard physically and you have to deal with dogs, weather and...
03-12-16, 02:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,839
Posted By Leastbest

The software that comes with it overlays the data.

The software that comes with it overlays the data.
03-11-16, 10:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,839
Posted By Leastbest

That is a very nice set-up. I hadn't considered...

That is a very nice set-up. I hadn't considered attaching it to the bike. It is something to consider. Also getting a second camera is a great idea too. Thanks for your time with this.
03-11-16, 12:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,839
Posted By Leastbest

I have two extra batteries. Is the remote...

I have two extra batteries. Is the remote worthwhile?
03-11-16, 09:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,839
Posted By Leastbest

The software is what comes with it. The battery...

The software is what comes with it. The battery life is supposedly 2 and a half hours. I have extra batteries. I meant ten hours on my card.
Forum: Great Lakes
03-11-16, 03:20 AM
Replies: 988
Views: 98,482
Posted By Leastbest

LaGrange, Oh which is ten miles south of Elyria. ...

LaGrange, Oh which is ten miles south of Elyria. Which is twenty five miles west of Cleveland.
03-10-16, 10:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,839
Posted By Leastbest

Just got a Sony AS200v Action Cam

Couple weeks ago I got a Sony Action Cam for the bike. I got to use it on our club ride for the first time last Saturday, our Chili Wiener Ride. It is very small and I can record ten hours or more....
02-27-16, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2,346
Views: 443,243
Posted By Leastbest

https://chubbyforlife.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/...

https://chubbyforlife.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/brighton-sign.jpg
02-27-16, 01:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,695
Posted By Leastbest

I'm a serious Clyde around the 280 mark so i...

I'm a serious Clyde around the 280 mark so i chose a Specialized Secteur and plan on staying on that until I get to 200 or below. Then I will upgrade to the Roubaix.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-16, 10:25 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 13,711
Posted By Leastbest

Last year on a hot August day I took off for a...

Last year on a hot August day I took off for a nice ride and got ten miles in when I realized I had no water bottle. I had skipped breakfast to get on the road early. Even though I found water and...
01-10-16, 05:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,328
Posted By Leastbest

I'm 59 and I've been retired for four years. I...

I'm 59 and I've been retired for four years. I play guitar, banjo and poker. Learned how to cook. I'll never work again.
12-16-15, 01:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,275
Posted By Leastbest

Heat is energy and energy is calories. Cold...

Heat is energy and energy is calories. Cold pizza only.
11-29-15, 05:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,009
Posted By Leastbest

I've visited Jamestown, just up the road from the...

I've visited Jamestown, just up the road from the accident. It is a beautiful area to ride. Planning on going there next summer and doing some riding.
10-04-15, 08:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,762
Posted By Leastbest

I'm a retired UPS driver (37 years). I can't...

I'm a retired UPS driver (37 years). I can't imagine doing the job if I couldn't do a quick stop and block something.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-15, 02:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,312
Posted By Leastbest

I got back into cycling last year after retiring...

I got back into cycling last year after retiring and bought a Secteur. Very happy with it. Comfortable geometry. The bike I had before that was a Schwinn Traveler.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-11-15, 08:46 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 9,215
Posted By Leastbest

Retired UPS driver.

Retired UPS driver.
Forum: Foo
10-07-14, 06:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,103
Posted By Leastbest

Watch Luther. Great show.

Watch Luther. Great show.
Forum: Foo
10-07-14, 06:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 734
Posted By Leastbest

As a retired UPS guy it always felt like I was...

As a retired UPS guy it always felt like I was the one being tracked.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-07-14, 06:46 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 15,837
Posted By Leastbest

Just saw the thread. Just the other day I wrote...

Just saw the thread. Just the other day I wrote on my blog the story of my first bike.

My First Bike | Chubby For Life? (http://chubbyforlife.wordpress.com/2014/09/15/my-first-bike/)
Forum: Road Cycling
10-07-14, 06:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,392
Posted By Leastbest

I just got back into it a couple years back and...

I just got back into it a couple years back and bought a new Specialized Secteur, helmet, shoes and clipless peddles, couple bibs and a couple jerseys around a grand.
07-20-14, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 573
Posted By Leastbest

Got mine at Bike Nashbar. I'm very happy with...

Got mine at Bike Nashbar. I'm very happy with them. Bib shorts are the way to go.
07-20-14, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 788
Posted By Leastbest

I had one about ten years ago. Easy operation...

I had one about ten years ago. Easy operation with a small scar. No pain. Since I was a UPS driver who did heavy lifting I was off work six weeks (plus it was Workman's Comp.). I could return to...
05-06-14, 09:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,166
Posted By Leastbest

I don't think it is "insanely dangerous" out...

I don't think it is "insanely dangerous" out there. There is merely risk that needs to be managed. I was raised by an agoraphobic and thereby by fear. I lived in fear the first third of my life...
04-25-14, 06:38 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,083
Posted By Leastbest

Work gave me a watch. I consider the pension...

Work gave me a watch. I consider the pension reparations.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-22-14, 07:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,898
Posted By Leastbest

Is it a coincidence that my fast bike is the one...

Is it a coincidence that my fast bike is the one I had 30 years ago when I was thirty years younger and fifty pounds lighter?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-14, 09:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 930
Posted By Leastbest

I ride a lot in Amish country and found water. ...

I ride a lot in Amish country and found water. Here is a little post about it:

http://chubbyforlife.wordpress.com/2013/04/29/day-119-satans-well/
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-13, 03:05 PM
12-20-13, 07:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,268
Posted By Leastbest

I was a UPS driver for 37 years and had the same...

I was a UPS driver for 37 years and had the same route for 35 years. It was on the south shore of Lake Erie so I saw a lot of cyclists. Always gave them lots of room and if I got lucky I'd get a...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-13, 08:27 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,354
Posted By Leastbest

Specialized

Specialized
Forum: Road Cycling
09-01-13, 09:43 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,412
Posted By Leastbest

I still have my Schwinn Traveler. I put so many...

I still have my Schwinn Traveler. I put so many miles on it. Best bike ever.
08-20-13, 09:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,939
Posted By Leastbest

I have a good friend who came to me for money for...

I have a good friend who came to me for money for a Susan Komen thing and I told her I'd get back. I googled it and this is what I found.

Nancy Brinker makes $684 thousand annually, a 64 percent...
Forum: Foo
08-20-13, 02:57 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 3,962
Posted By Leastbest

Bought it in 1979 new and still have it.

Bought it in 1979 new and still have it.
Forum: Foo
08-13-13, 07:48 PM
06-25-13, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By Leastbest

I have a Specialized Secteur and was 290 when I...

I have a Specialized Secteur and was 290 when I bought it. Great bike.
06-25-13, 06:11 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,100
Posted By Leastbest

+1

+1
06-25-13, 05:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,100
Posted By Leastbest

I was raised by an agoraphobic and have been...

I was raised by an agoraphobic and have been around fear all of my life. This is what I've learned.

Prepare yourself with a destination for your ride. Make sure you have all that is reasonable...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-13, 07:16 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 6,578
Posted By Leastbest

As far as the physics go, I've always wondered if...

As far as the physics go, I've always wondered if transvestite cyclists understand the coefficient of drag?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-04-13, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,340
Posted By Leastbest

Perhaps they were afraid you used Digital EPO. ...

Perhaps they were afraid you used Digital EPO. http://digitalepo.com/
05-19-13, 10:24 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,594
Posted By Leastbest

Plus, at fifty you know there are more years...

Plus, at fifty you know there are more years behind you then ahead.
04-24-13, 10:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,605
Posted By Leastbest

Happened to me. One morning I woke up and half...

Happened to me. One morning I woke up and half of my left hand was numb. My little finger was totally numb with tingling in the one next to it. I went to the doctor and he said that it would go...
04-22-13, 01:00 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,916
Posted By Leastbest

I got my first flat a few days ago (OK, I'm a...

I got my first flat a few days ago (OK, I'm a newbie). Used C02 for the first time and loved it. I was back on the bike in a couple minutes. I have a frame pump too but I'll always have a few...
03-30-13, 10:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,523
Posted By Leastbest

Update: I've been posting nearly every day for...

Update: I've been posting nearly every day for three months and I am down 29 pounds. It is working.
Forum: Foo
03-18-13, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9,868
Views: 1,983,718
Posted By Leastbest

As a retired UPS driver (37 years) I can tell you...

As a retired UPS driver (37 years) I can tell you exactly how it happened. There was an old label on the other side of the box. It would get somewhere and the label would redirect it. Back and...
Forum: Northeast
02-21-13, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By Leastbest

Thanks. I'll be at a banjo retreat and look...

Thanks. I'll be at a banjo retreat and look forward to riding in between.
Forum: Northeast
02-18-13, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By Leastbest

Crisfield, MD

I'm going to be in Crisfield, MD for five days this May. Any good places to ride?
02-05-13, 11:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,523
Posted By Leastbest

Weight Loss Blog and Cycling blog

I started a weight loss blog on Jan 1st with the goal of losing 100 pounds (started at 292) and so far I've dropped 19 pounds. As the weight drops I hope it evolves into a cycling blog.

Randy...
02-05-13, 10:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,223
Posted By Leastbest

I was raised by an agoraphobic. Dad died when I...

I was raised by an agoraphobic. Dad died when I was ten leaving seven children (a set of two year old triplets). My mom was and is a severe agoraphobic. Until I was sixteen I didn't go more than a...
Forum: Foo
02-05-13, 02:19 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 15,370
Posted By Leastbest

I have a bunch of guitars (Gibson SG, ES 335, Les...

I have a bunch of guitars (Gibson SG, ES 335, Les Paul Custom Deluxe, etc) but about 20 years ago I switched over to acoustic blues, mostly Piedmont stuff and haven't taken the electrics out of their...
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