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10-13-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,722
Posted By tomato coupe

Same old drivel ...

Same old drivel ...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-12-20, 10:05 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,204
Posted By Maelochs

Yeah ..... hmmmm. It is probablye that a lot of...

Yeah ..... hmmmm. It is probablye that a lot of people could do a hugely smaller amount of harm by not turning on the AC or heat until their homes got a few degrees hotter or cooler than they now...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,802
Posted By Elvo

https://www.lightbicycle.com/

https://www.lightbicycle.com/
09-30-20, 07:29 PM
Replies: 916
Views: 71,720
Posted By ooga-booga

flattish 37-miler in metro san diego and the...

flattish 37-miler in metro san diego and the silver strand/coronado areas. supposedly was 98 degrees in my neighborhood at the start and 95 degrees at the finish.
possibly. do know that it was 7-8...
09-28-20, 06:47 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,437
Posted By Unca_Sam

I locked my bike once. That was all it took....

I locked my bike once. That was all it took. Well, that and a peyote button. I touched the face of the infinite, and now I can't find the keys to the lock. It doesn't matter much though, I don't know...
09-21-20, 10:33 PM
Replies: 916
Views: 71,720
Posted By ooga-booga

no place special...just the local metro san diego...

no place special...just the local metro san diego area. 50 miles at a relatively low intensity. lower humidity along with temps finally in the mid 70's and the
air quality hovering in the upper...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 08:39 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,942
Posted By Just Mark

As every Roadie knows: The proper way to crash on...

As every Roadie knows: The proper way to crash on your bike is to keep your feet locked to the pedals, your butt on the seat and your hands on the handle bar. This will protect your bike as your...
09-16-20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,922
Posted By sarhog

As I read GlennR’s numerous responses, I’m...

As I read GlennR’s numerous responses, I’m reminded why you shouldn’t wrestle with a pig.... :50:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-12-20, 06:52 AM
Replies: 1,304
Views: 218,836
Posted By Sy Reene

have you seen this page at lightbicycle? ...

have you seen this page at lightbicycle?
https://www.lightbicycle.com/newsletter/Road-Bike-Tire-Width-Charts.html
09-05-20, 06:50 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,959
Posted By downhillmaster

Did you miss the part where OP asked ‘what do you...

Did you miss the part where OP asked ‘what do you think’ ??
People told him what they think.
Sorry that you appear to have an issue with ‘negative thoughts’
You keep rockin your safe space bro...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-01-20, 01:08 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 16,420
Posted By tomato coupe

A lot of cyclists would pay lots of money for...

A lot of cyclists would pay lots of money for tires that gave them an extra 1 mph.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-01-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 16,420
Posted By HTupolev

The only impressive property of Gatorskins is...

The only impressive property of Gatorskins is that they are extremely long-wearing. They last just about forever.

For the user, this is also one of their biggest flaws.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,140
Posted By Rides4Beer

I couldn't care less about what the pros are...

I couldn't care less about what the pros are doing, riding, using, etc. I don't have a car following me with spare wheels/bikes/parts. I need my gear to be reliable day in and day out, not just for...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,003
Posted By Bah Humbug

I'd much rather continue to use Garmins than have...

I'd much rather continue to use Garmins than have another ******g subscription in my life.
08-13-20, 03:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,666
Posted By ririder

I never realized riding a bike was this...

I never realized riding a bike was this complicated.
Forum: Foo
08-04-20, 03:23 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,194
Posted By roadsnakes

Are you serious? ...

Are you serious?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7qkQewyubs


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E2aQ4gVsSL8&list=PLTjKVW73j6AMirnzJ4XP2jLka5YL_Ttcm&index=3

...
07-29-20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,668
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

My browser says that's a dangerous link and won't...

My browser says that's a dangerous link and won't open it.

However your quote shows that the "study" is biased and BS. The first thing I'd say is that it's long been recognized in the cycling...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-20, 09:25 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 20,336
Posted By prj71

Your buddies were right. It is overpriced. ...

Your buddies were right. It is overpriced.

And why do we have to say "cycling kit". Hate that. How about just saying jersey and shorts?

Do you get up in the morning and get dressed for work and...
07-21-20, 03:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,166
Posted By Gconan

I cannot believe people are blaming this on the...

I cannot believe people are blaming this on the President. The President has nothing to do with it. Those are low down political shots. Blame, blame, blame the President. Sounds kinda dumb. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-20, 07:15 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,644
Posted By MattTheHat

It’s possible. If you cared just a bit less you...

It’s possible. If you cared just a bit less you wouldn’t have read or replied to the thread. :lol:
07-10-20, 04:06 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,891
Posted By teejaywhy

Your dignity?

Your dignity?
07-05-20, 06:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,133
Posted By 50PlusCycling

As a former police officer and traffic homicide...

As a former police officer and traffic homicide investigator, I think wearing earphones is a great way to shorten your life. In most places riding while wearing earphones is illegal, and this for...
07-04-20, 08:29 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,014
Posted By RH Clark

I have experimented with my diet for 2 years....

I have experimented with my diet for 2 years. I've gone from a 360 lb guy who couldn't ride a bike out of sight to a 170 lb cyclist who rides about 100 miles a week in 2 years. When I am on a carb...
06-30-20, 06:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,426
Posted By shelbyfv

Wondering about the frequent use of horn. Is...

Wondering about the frequent use of horn. Is this a clown bike for parades or something:foo: Got to be annoying otherwise.
06-28-20, 03:25 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 6,994
Posted By Miele Man

And get doored by a passenger opening the...

And get doored by a passenger opening the passenger side door because they don't expect a bicyclist to be coming along.

Cheers
06-27-20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 17,495
Posted By DeceptivelySlow

Certainly not the most dangerous but most...

Certainly not the most dangerous but most annoying for me is the Harley Davidson. The Blue Ridge Parkway is swarming with them in the summer months; can't even hike in the back country without...
06-21-20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 801
Views: 69,822
Posted By AlgarveCycling

Well...I do race road, got an 8th place at the...

Well...I do race road, got an 8th place at the National Championships, 2nd at Regionals, Club Champion and several Elite wins and currently, at 51, still racing (including XC MTB now) and training...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-20, 05:30 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 9,671
Posted By goenrdoug

Dude took the ride three years ago.. I think he's...

Dude took the ride three years ago.. I think he's good now..
06-16-20, 04:03 PM
Replies: 916
Views: 71,720
Posted By ooga-booga

37-miler around big bear lake, baldwin lake (dry)...

37-miler around big bear lake, baldwin lake (dry) and a little excursion up hwy 38 towards onyx summit (but turned around after 3-4 miles).
the high desert/lower mtns interface around baldwin lake...
06-15-20, 09:36 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,620
Posted By Koyote

I have no objection to e-assist bikes. They are...

I have no objection to e-assist bikes. They are great for people who haul lots of cargo/kids/whatever, for older/weaker people who live in hilly areas, for anyone who otherwise wouldn't get out on a...
06-11-20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,230
Posted By njkayaker

??? $70. Works with any ANT+ head unit...

???

$70.

Works with any ANT+ head unit and it supports BT.

https://buy.garmin.com/en-US/US/p/649059


???
06-11-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,230
Posted By msu2001la

I'm confused by this response, and maybe by the...

I'm confused by this response, and maybe by the entire premise of this thread.
You can buy a chest strap heart rate monitor for less than $50 that will be compatible with almost any phone or...
06-10-20, 05:20 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,792
Posted By Rider_1

Sorry, but I disagree. I'm pretty aware of...

Sorry, but I disagree. I'm pretty aware of advertising hype, but when it comes to weight training to gain muscle, it's very hard to eat enough protein through meat, fish, dairy products, and eggs....
06-09-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,792
Posted By Ross520

There's some great supplements, some that are a...

There's some great supplements, some that are a waste of money, and some that are flat-out dangerous.

Lumping all supplements into one category, as some do, is quite fallacious.
06-09-20, 10:33 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,230
Posted By bmcer

The only problem I see with integrated sensors is...

The only problem I see with integrated sensors is they'd lock you into a particular set of components or at least the same product line. What if you chose to use a different crank set or change...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-20, 04:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 834
Posted By JohnJ80

In my experience, it’s most likely holding the...

In my experience, it’s most likely holding the bars incorrectly or putting too much weight on your hands due to either bike fit or core issues. But start with proper hand placement.

your hands...
06-07-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 916
Views: 71,720
Posted By Nachoman

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/swamis_hdr_d8c5c0b94943bd1ed82613d481ee429ac3bb60bb.jpg
.
Swami's. 52 miles.
06-06-20, 02:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,801
Posted By CCND1

Eliminates a couple of brands from my list. My...

Eliminates a couple of brands from my list. My decision was just made easier.
06-06-20, 12:54 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,801
Posted By Pugs2xLove

Don't call 911 the next time you're in trouble....

Don't call 911 the next time you're in trouble. My 2 cents........
05-29-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,665
Posted By Oneder

I get more wary while on the bike than anything,...

I get more wary while on the bike than anything, but it is understandable since your adrenaline is up while riding. Just try and stay in control. I do keep a large u-lock with me in case I get...
05-28-20, 09:43 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,822
Posted By Gresp15C

Indeed, the gauges probably all contain the same...

Indeed, the gauges probably all contain the same mechanism.

I once went to a public lecture given by Normal Ramsey, who got the Nobel Prize for his work leading to the atomic clock. He told a...
05-26-20, 06:56 PM
Replies: 916
Views: 71,720
Posted By TakingMyTime

Huntington Beach to Balboa Peninsula, then the...

Huntington Beach to Balboa Peninsula, then the ferry to Balboa Island. Then a complete trip around the Newport Back bay. By the time the 3 of us got back we had logged 35 miles.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-20, 09:24 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,900
Posted By guadzilla

Cos they are going too slow..? ;) I was...

Cos they are going too slow..? ;)

I was doing anaerobic intervals today and passed a guy on a hybrid just as i was starting to ramp up, about 5 seconds into the interval (really strong headwinds...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-20, 01:23 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 14,832
Posted By Bah Humbug

Yup, I'm a programmer. I work for a bank, doing...

Yup, I'm a programmer. I work for a bank, doing fairly boring work that brings value to our clients and, in turn, my bosses. That's why they pay me to do it.

Maybe you'd pay for social media. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-20, 11:09 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,900
Posted By guadzilla

So this thread was on my mind today as i went out...

So this thread was on my mind today as i went out for my ride. Had a bunch of VO2 max intervals and then a long steady Z3 effort. In the recovery between the VO2 efforts, I saw a cyclist coming the...
05-18-20, 10:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,354
Posted By tkamd73

There are no experts on CNN, but common sense...

There are no experts on CNN, but common sense would tell you that, he or she is right.
Tim
05-18-20, 09:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,354
Posted By bigd777

I would't believe anything on CNN

I would't believe anything on CNN
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-20, 11:19 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,900
Posted By WhyFi

I can't say that I recall ever meeting an...

I can't say that I recall ever meeting an arrogant roadie in real life - everyone that I'm met and talked to has been pretty chill. Then again, I don't see a lack of acknowledgement as a sign...
05-15-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,236
Posted By Dirt Farmer

If a gun was put to my head, I'd choose Giant....

If a gun was put to my head, I'd choose Giant. Seriously.
05-15-20, 10:02 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 10,236
Posted By Rides4Beer

Neither is "better", no bike brand is "better"....

Neither is "better", no bike brand is "better". They all do the same thing. Buy the one that you like that fits your riding and your budget and go ride.

But for the record, Giant is the best....
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