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08-16-17, 09:52 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 7,487
Posted By velocycling

I consider where I am living now for the past 3...

I consider where I am living now for the past 3 summers prefect LCF. Local bus and train run up the valley every 30 minutes. (connect to pretty much anywhere by bus or train) You can get a shuttle...
11-16-16, 12:36 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,687
Posted By velocycling

Scott just posted this article written about him...

Scott just posted this article written about him and Ester Horanyi on his FB page. Referring specifically to himself as "...big time Scamp dirtbags". I know this is still not CF but i think they...
11-13-16, 01:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,687
Posted By velocycling

Two of the most famous Dirtbag cyclists are...

Two of the most famous Dirtbag cyclists are #ultraromance and Nic and Loel at https://gypsybytrade.wordpress.com
They are total dirtbags, carfree and I am sure are not offended by that term.
...
01-25-14, 03:11 PM
01-10-14, 08:57 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,225
Posted By velocycling

Hormone replacement therapy HRT, where have I...

Hormone replacement therapy HRT, where have I heard that before? on yeah Female HRT.

Docs use to place women it all the time. They do not do that any more without reason. When will a study...
01-06-14, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,742
Posted By velocycling

This guy been doping long before he was old...

This guy been doping long before he was old enough to post in this forum.... You really believe his own admission?
11-10-13, 07:18 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,543
Posted By velocycling

I have the one less car sticker on my commute...

I have the one less car sticker on my commute bike. The only ppl who see it is the other cyclist on the train. I did get rid of a car, but still have another. I was driving to and from work now I...
05-24-13, 01:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,081
Posted By velocycling

I agree that fit and core are the most important....

I agree that fit and core are the most important. But, moving your hands often makes a difference. If you have a flat bat your can still get bar ends. I am always repositioning my hands. Do not...
05-15-13, 05:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By velocycling

My wife and I have done the Dumbarton bridge...

My wife and I have done the Dumbarton bridge South bay loop several times(60 miles) it is nice. As Teacherlady said transit options are many. With light rail, Caltrains, amtrak and Bart, VTA. ...
05-07-13, 04:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 11,014
Posted By velocycling

Good Job! Finding a bike that will allow you to...

Good Job! Finding a bike that will allow you to commute. Making exercise a part of your normal routine as to some extra part of your day.

I too, do the bike train bike. But my transit allows...
03-14-13, 05:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By velocycling

If you want a cool route. You could ride down...

If you want a cool route. You could ride down Highway 1 to Santa Cruz then take the 17 bus (bike rack only 3) to San Jose then take Caltrain back to SF.
...
03-11-13, 05:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By velocycling

"What should I expect on my first ride out?" ...

"What should I expect on my first ride out?"

To have Fun! If you have fun, I will bet you will get more miles this year then last not even trying :)
03-04-13, 11:35 AM
Replies: 925
Views: 38,091
Posted By velocycling

I like adding nut butter or Peanut Butter to my...

I like adding nut butter or Peanut Butter to my Oatmeal. This will get you some fat and it tastes good. Not sure if this is WW approved.
03-02-13, 06:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 893
Posted By velocycling

I gonna say Cross. Why? I own 2. Cross bikes...

I gonna say Cross. Why? I own 2. Cross bikes usually have slightly stronger rims, allows for bigger tire. The gearing is not as wide as a road bikes, but since you are looking at entry level most...
02-19-13, 01:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,317
Posted By velocycling

Several years ago, My wife and I did a Pac tours...

Several years ago, My wife and I did a Pac tours week. Rode from Tuscon to Sierra Vista about 90 miles. It snowed on us. Locals said it was the first time in 19 years. Rest of the week was cold....
01-31-13, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 597
Posted By velocycling

Nice My wife raced a crit on her new tat 2 days...

Nice
My wife raced a crit on her new tat 2 days after she got hers. She took an old stocking and cut it. Just pulled it over the calf. Worked fine. Disclaimer I am not a tattoo specialist ;-)
01-22-13, 05:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By velocycling

I live in PHX in the early 80's. Squaw Peak and...

I live in PHX in the early 80's. Squaw Peak and Camelback are great hikes. Lots of ppl do them several times a week. We flew in to PHX last year and caught the shuttle to Sedona. It has lots of...
01-01-13, 09:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,085
Posted By velocycling

I am a Bio fuel.

I am a Bio fuel.
12-19-12, 06:46 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,572
Posted By velocycling

I think Grant is a big Hypocrite. I work for a...

I think Grant is a big Hypocrite. I work for a major educational institution in the bay area. Of the 1000's of bikes that are Just Ridin' I have only seen 1 Riv. I asked how much she spent. $4k...
12-03-12, 12:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,109
Posted By velocycling

Don't use the next several weeks as a...

Don't use the next several weeks as a justification to eat/drink. T-day for most ppl is Thursday night then it bleeds over to Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Now you have parties, working lunchens,...
11-30-12, 05:48 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,861
Posted By velocycling

Vesteriod Try http://gorawcafe.com/ We...

Vesteriod
Try
http://gorawcafe.com/

We passed through LV and this place rocks!. The food is so flavorful

Planning ahead helps. I look at http://www.happycow.net/. when I travel
10-10-12, 09:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 829
Posted By velocycling

Shasta century is nice. My wife and I did it...

Shasta century is nice. My wife and I did it years ago. As another poster said plan on riding 1 or 2 centuries spring/summer. The 2nd climb is the toughest. the 1st just flows up the creek. The...
09-13-12, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,064
Posted By velocycling

"My GP says the same. His feeling is the heart...

"My GP says the same. His feeling is the heart only has a maximum X number of beats"

Really?
09-12-12, 12:39 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,447
Posted By velocycling

An enabler maybe a 95 lbs church lady who brings...

An enabler maybe a 95 lbs church lady who brings in oven warm brownies, your group's weekly Friday meeting where 600 calories bagels with several kinds of cream chesse are infront of you for hours...
Forum: Commuting
08-06-12, 05:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,517
Posted By velocycling

Chef is right. Everyday when I get to work I...

Chef is right. Everyday when I get to work I post a small note or pic (Lots of times a flower from the web) on her FB page and when I leave I text when I will be home. It is good for relationship,...
07-30-12, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By velocycling

CycloCross!

CycloCross!
Forum: Commuting
07-26-12, 06:57 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,383
Posted By velocycling

SgtSpike I too have to pay for a parking permit...

SgtSpike I too have to pay for a parking permit $300/yr but if I don't buy one they pay me $300/yr. You ht/wt looks good so soon it will be easy.

Maybe you could ride in and on somedays take...
Forum: Commuting
07-25-12, 09:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,488
Posted By velocycling

At my house it is always N+2. All our bikes are...

At my house it is always N+2. All our bikes are set up the same expect hers is one size smaller. Wheels, bars etc. It is nice to be able to pull a part of 1 bike to fix another.

Steely Dan ...
07-22-12, 03:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 649
Posted By velocycling

Nor Cal representing!

Nor Cal representing!
07-16-12, 06:08 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 21,272
Posted By velocycling

I was in the Central Valley on Saturday and...

I was in the Central Valley on Saturday and walked in to the Drug store. On the door, was "Please check all backpack at counter" So this policy is still in effect. But, where I live, many cities...
Forum: Commuting
07-13-12, 01:45 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,487
Posted By velocycling

Every cloud has a silver lining :) I started...

Every cloud has a silver lining :)

I started commuting Bike/train. I,too got rid of my car. Now we are just a 1 car houshold as well.:p
07-11-12, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,625
Posted By velocycling

If you are going to race Cross. Weight limits...

If you are going to race Cross. Weight limits means nothing. Even if you get down to 165
07-05-12, 07:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 620
Posted By velocycling

That is a nice area, I like to ride through...

That is a nice area, I like to ride through Calveras. But if you friend was having a bad day the road by the Res. is up and down so there is no place to recover. Plus in the afternoon it was...
Forum: Commuting
06-27-12, 01:26 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 4,220
Posted By velocycling

So it is safe to assume your kids will never ride...

So it is safe to assume your kids will never ride or walk to school. Your wife's Mommy friends of course will be dropping off their kids in APC SUVs and armoured Mini vans. And your wife would not...
06-08-12, 09:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,814
Posted By velocycling

In '07 wife and I were in Spain watching the...

In '07 wife and I were in Spain watching the Vuelta. Magnus was sitting on his bike, so we started talking to him. After a couple of minutes we ask him if he wanted to move over to some shade,...
Forum: Commuting
06-06-12, 08:24 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,748
Posted By velocycling

Would you prefer them to be driving in a car...

Would you prefer them to be driving in a car instead?
06-06-12, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 717
Posted By velocycling

Not sure why when you are in Z1 - Endurance 0-114...

Not sure why when you are in Z1 - Endurance 0-114 1:06 0%? you spent 1hr and 6 min how is that 0%
06-04-12, 01:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,125
Posted By velocycling

It must have been an MBA mkt guy who came up with...

It must have been an MBA mkt guy who came up with the name. There are a lot of rides as hard or harder but they do not have such a cool name as the "Death Ride"
Forum: Commuting
05-29-12, 07:54 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,394
Posted By velocycling

"I will be communiting from Palo Alto to San...

"I will be communiting from Palo Alto to San Carlos"


You will want a road bike
05-29-12, 05:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By velocycling

Not in my house, She gets the new bike!

Not in my house, She gets the new bike!
05-29-12, 05:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 454
Posted By velocycling

If you have the family, you can ride up as far as...

If you have the family, you can ride up as far as you want to SF or even down to SJ, then hop on Caltrain with you bike back.
http://www.caltrain.com/main.html
05-27-12, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By velocycling

Take light rail to MV then ride the rest of the...

Take light rail to MV then ride the rest of the way.
05-25-12, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By velocycling

'Does anyone have a good source for merino t...

'Does anyone have a good source for merino t shirts?"

I like my Defeets
Forum: Commuting
05-24-12, 06:35 AM
Replies: 275
Views: 13,895
Posted By velocycling

I would bet Grant would say you do not need a...

I would bet Grant would say you do not need a $4000 Riv bike to commute to work, but I have a co worker who does.
05-19-12, 06:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,410
Posted By velocycling

Americans consume 9 million pounds of antibiotics...

Americans consume 9 million pounds of antibiotics in a year. Feed animals consume 27 million pounds annually. Farmers have known that animals get bigger faster. And since chickens are treated...
05-10-12, 07:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By velocycling

Good Job! Today is Bike to work day. I ride...

Good Job!
Today is Bike to work day. I ride Caltrains everyday too. Take it easy, life is a marathon not a sprint. It is not what you do today or tomorrow but next month, next year, in 10 years...
05-05-12, 08:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,193
Posted By velocycling

Mobile You can still buy a Schwinn for $700 if...

Mobile You can still buy a Schwinn for $700 if you want :)
05-02-12, 01:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,159
Posted By velocycling

My wife's was low as well. She rides 10-15 hours...

My wife's was low as well. She rides 10-15 hours a week with no sun screen. I think it is a myth that all you need is 15 minuties a day in the sun for your D.
Forum: Commuting
04-30-12, 06:10 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,509
Posted By velocycling

I am drinking Trung Nguyen Gourmet right now. I...

I am drinking Trung Nguyen Gourmet right now. I get it for $5.69 at the Asian grocery. Make with the brewers. It is really strong.
04-24-12, 01:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,327
Posted By velocycling

OP"Think outside The box. What Box? There is no...

OP"Think outside The box. What Box? There is no box to think outside of unless a person builds their own."You are right. we do not owe LBS, grocery, coffees shops anything. But as your tag line...
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