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05-01-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,445
Posted By sdmc530

no no no stay....were the cool kids in here :)

no no no stay....were the cool kids in here :)
Forum: Northeast
04-19-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 8,952
Views: 1,028,453
Posted By Ghazmh

It was a lovely day indeed. I headed out at 0900...

It was a lovely day indeed. I headed out at 0900 with my Allroads. The roads were a little wet and I wasnít ready to get my Seven dirty. I escaped from Waltham by South st and rte 30 into Weston...
04-09-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,690
Posted By bpcyclist

My current favorite. ...

My current favorite.

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/810x1080/ckie_1_5c93c9532ddf8511edec5b0a09616bf9c9450631.jpeg...
03-03-20, 04:11 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 14,926
Posted By wolfchild

I am more concerned about distracted drivers...

I am more concerned about distracted drivers around me than about coronavirus.
02-28-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,688
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

better than the alternative

better than the alternative
Forum: Touring
02-21-20, 09:06 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,830
Posted By gauvins

:) 1. Many (most?) Germans speak/understand...

:)

1. Many (most?) Germans speak/understand English.
2. In my experience, google translate is invaluable. Just make sure that you download language packs prior to your trip
3. I sometimes used...
01-17-20, 06:19 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,600
Posted By wgscott

None, currently, but I keep finding little pills...

None, currently, but I keep finding little pills when I vacuum the carpet, which has me worried.
01-08-20, 03:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,156
Posted By Koyote

"Felt good for a first time except my ass hurts!"...

"Felt good for a first time except my ass hurts!"


For a moment there, I thought I had wandered into the wrong forum.
01-07-20, 12:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 478
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

um, looks like he can do 3 things at once

um, looks like he can do 3 things at once
01-07-20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 8,573
Posted By AlmostTrick

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/451x299/when_ya_gotta_go_fb330a96d8dfa138cea2adb652975bfe3fadd9bd.jpg
01-05-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 8,573
Posted By Retro Grouch

Takes some thought and planning. If you've...

Takes some thought and planning. If you've already decided a trike is what you want, you'll find a way. If you've already decided that you don't want one, it's an insurmountable problem.
...
01-03-20, 11:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 763
Posted By TheDudeIsHere

Also, I am not sure and not wanting to read...

Also, I am not sure and not wanting to read through every post, but I think somebody brought up mountain bike pedals and mountain bike shoes. Many look like road shoes and many would not even know...
01-02-20, 04:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,647
Posted By jim10040

Weight training, to get the upper body working,...

Weight training, to get the upper body working, yeah. Stretching? Yoga? UGH! Yeah, that's me, too. And it's not that fun when I'm doing the deep knee bends into a squat, and getting up I hear the...
01-02-20, 03:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,647
Posted By SpinClassSara

I used to take a spin class which finished with...

I used to take a spin class which finished with yoga. I don't like to do too much since I'm super, super sweaty after spin but I agree that stretching is beneficial - specially with very warm...
01-02-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,647
Posted By daoswald

Yes. This is how it was for me. At first I...

Yes. This is how it was for me.

At first I could barely do squats with a bar without feeling like either I wouldn't be able to get back up, or I wouldn't be able to avoid falling backward. My...
01-01-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,647
Posted By linberl

It's important to roll those muscles. I haven't...

It's important to roll those muscles. I haven't always been great about doing this, mostly because those fat styro rollers hurt like hell. But I recently spent some $ on a different kind of roller,...
12-31-19, 03:00 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,182
Posted By MNebiker

My old Harley-riding buddies would just ride it...

My old Harley-riding buddies would just ride it up the stairs.
12-30-19, 07:05 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,182
Posted By skidder

$10,000 to spend on a 'bike' for commuting and...

$10,000 to spend on a 'bike' for commuting and leisurely weekend rides? Here's a few I'd consider:
...
12-30-19, 12:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Poor thing. I remember the time I was hiking...

Poor thing.

I remember the time I was hiking out of the Grand Canyon and some people, well dressed, the woman was wearing heels!! They were about ~1 mile down the Bright Angel trail. No hats, no...
12-27-19, 07:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 739
Posted By Moishe

Jeez! Y’all are a bunch of blaspheming idolators,...

Jeez! Y’all are a bunch of blaspheming idolators, risking eternal damnation for desecrating the Big Birthday. Me, I remember a great post a few months ago on these very Bike Forums, with pictures, of...
12-27-19, 05:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 851
Posted By indyfabz

No. I got a new wallet and a kick ass Wusthof...

No. I got a new wallet and a kick ass Wusthof chefís knife.
12-17-19, 06:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,332
Posted By jppe

Birthday Ride With Local Legend!!

I had the pleasure of riding with a local legend and a few others from the High Point, NC area this weekend. He turned 82 years old last week and we rode 82 miles in honor of his birthday. He has...
Forum: Northeast
12-14-19, 02:40 PM
Replies: 8,952
Views: 1,028,453
Posted By Ghazmh

61.44 wet cold dark and foggy miles today. My...

61.44 wet cold dark and foggy miles today. My Honey was covered in a fine veneer of famous Massachusetts road sand.

...
12-03-19, 07:26 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,852
Posted By Korina

You canít see my eyeroll, but itís there.

You canít see my eyeroll, but itís there.
12-03-19, 08:39 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 12,364
Posted By livedarklions

IRL, you'd have to know the context of that gift...

IRL, you'd have to know the context of that gift to know what implications it conveyed. If "already fit" wife had been complaining about the difficulties of getting to the gym and/or riding on the...
11-26-19, 10:09 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,852
Posted By Joe Bikerider

A long time ago, letís say 1973, riding in San...

A long time ago, letís say 1973, riding in San Diego county near Miramar air base out east from the coast. Great riding back then on the wide open mesa before it became solid suburbia. A car with...
11-26-19, 11:50 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,412
Posted By livedarklions

I'm shopping for world peace and a quick fix to...

I'm shopping for world peace and a quick fix to the issue of global warming, but I don't want to spend more than $100.
11-25-19, 07:29 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,903
Posted By timtak

I recommend tinted bicycle helmet visors. 30USD...

I recommend tinted bicycle helmet visors. 30USD gets you a grey lens and a dual layer helmet. Another 15USD pays for three spare visors in clear, yellow, and rainbow....
11-21-19, 10:19 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,612
Posted By tagaproject6

Of course, you're okay...you're a lumberjack!

Of course, you're okay...you're a lumberjack!
11-14-19, 11:22 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,612
Posted By mcours2006

I like the Star Trek ones, though I wouldn't be...

I like the Star Trek ones, though I wouldn't be caught dead wearing the red one.:)
11-08-19, 10:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,968
Posted By Biker395

Nah. Back in 1999, the world was black and white....

Nah. Back in 1999, the world was black and white.

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/601x428/black_and_white_world_a22e1be85133b4cb6fdac8602857e40b9d3f4ece.jpg
10-31-19, 11:20 AM
Replies: 275
Views: 28,714
Posted By livedarklions

https://qph.fs.quoracdn.net/main-qimg-2cb69a03eb75...

https://qph.fs.quoracdn.net/main-qimg-2cb69a03eb7541ecf4d207425c8e58a0.webp
10-31-19, 07:47 AM
Replies: 275
Views: 28,714
Posted By mr_bill

How about bear videos?...

How about bear videos? (https://www.wcvb.com/article/officers-searching-for-bear-in-residential-neighborhood/27504551)

How about Bruins videos?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERKu78mjYJE
...
10-28-19, 12:16 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,865
Posted By ksryder

That's crazy! Seems awfully irresponsible to sell...

That's crazy! Seems awfully irresponsible to sell them motorcycles in the first place.
10-22-19, 08:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,793
Posted By ultrarider7

My wife says that too...only thing is she means...

My wife says that too...only thing is she means get in the car and drive her to her favorite yarn store! LOL
10-21-19, 03:42 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,316
Posted By good4u

October 1 - 70.3 miles October 3 - 11.1 ...

October 1 - 70.3 miles
October 3 - 11.1
October 4 - 35.5
October 5 - 16.5
October 7 - 38.9
October 8 - 90.9
October 9 - 25.9
October 13 - 15.2
October 14 - 36.4
October 18 - 26.6
10-18-19, 03:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By Lab4Us

So took bike in today because downshifting was...

So took bike in today because downshifting was skipping gears between 16-10. Found out I can bring in as often as I like first year and covered under warranty. Excellent CS!
10-18-19, 09:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 580
Posted By rmwesley

If it makes you feel better about the word, I'm...

If it makes you feel better about the word, I'm actually using the money to purchase the bike through an off balance sheet, highly leveraged investment vehicle as part collateral for an illegal arms...
10-18-19, 09:07 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,729
Posted By jadocs

That's great, if you want to add something to the...

That's great, if you want to add something to the curriculum add maintenance. Changing a tire, lubing a chain, checking tire pressure, installing a bottom bracket (not really)....you get the idea.
10-16-19, 05:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,749
Posted By riverdrifter

He's been biking to his lab for 30 years. His...

He's been biking to his lab for 30 years. His University asked him what he would like from them. His reply was, "A place to park my bike."
10-09-19, 04:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By berner

Well done Lab4us. It is never to late to have a...

Well done Lab4us. It is never to late to have a second childhood. It is not so important how many miles one rides. It is important that you enjoy every ride.
10-01-19, 09:12 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 10,901
Posted By Loose Chain

And I do and at 66yo my heart if fully content...

And I do and at 66yo my heart if fully content with that choice.
10-01-19, 08:57 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 10,901
Posted By HTupolev

I dunno, I'm running low-pressure 52s on one of...

I dunno, I'm running low-pressure 52s on one of my drop-bar vintage steel bikes. Works great.

https://i.imgur.com/3l5DPao.jpg
10-01-19, 05:18 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,811
Posted By Trsnrtr

I rode 76.1 miles yesterday. I'm sure it was...

I rode 76.1 miles yesterday. I'm sure it was someone's birthday, just not mine which was 68 in June. :)
09-30-19, 08:12 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 10,901
Posted By jideta

Dude, your theories, or whatever you want to call...

Dude, your theories, or whatever you want to call it, are just that: whatever you want to call it.

You would think that after oh, 120 years or so of Paris Roubaix, if running 2.0 inch tires made...
09-29-19, 07:08 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 41,403
Posted By velojym

Did my final weigh-in with Healthywage. Pending...

Did my final weigh-in with Healthywage. Pending final confirmation, it's in the bag.
Once that's done, I'm going to play with their numbers and see what I can work up for a shorter wager to go along...
Forum: Commuting
09-27-19, 12:33 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,040
Posted By alan s

Jim, can you imagine if everyone here posted this...

Jim, can you imagine if everyone here posted this way? If you are not a lawyer getting paid by the word, you went into the wrong profession.
09-27-19, 04:54 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,040
Posted By Clipped_in

Yesterday I found a women's wallet during my...

Yesterday I found a women's wallet during my lunch ride. It was lying in the road with some of the contents scattered around. It was at the top of a pretty good climb so I was going slow or I might...
09-23-19, 07:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,972
Posted By one4smoke

Wow. I plan on being a lot more careful... ...

Wow. I plan on being a lot more careful...

Fortunately, I can honestly say all I've lost is a cheap tail light.

Well, that and over 100 lbs in my first year back in cycling.
09-22-19, 07:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,491
Posted By Alleytom

Keep riding & look for another one to make...

Keep riding & look for another one to make "perfect." And another way to look at riding 1000 miles is that 1000 miles is more than what 90% (or 99%) of the people in the US will ride in a year...
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