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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Some Great Keirin Racing from the 80's

This video makes "modern" keirin racing seem almost polite, what a great race! Definitely some sharp elbows in the bunch.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3uBN65cT7p0&feature=plcp
10-03-10, 04:01 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Uphill Sprinters v. Sprinters for "The Flats"

Alright so hearing people talk about contenders ahead of worlds this year, I heard a lot of people mention how the sprint was suited for Hushovd because it was an uphill finish. Other's mentioned how...
06-29-10, 10:25 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

BD, you gave me a bit of a laugh at work today!...

BD, you gave me a bit of a laugh at work today! At 6'4 I'm a solid 182 lbs right now, if I'm to ever get really lean (9% BF or so) I'd probably be right around 170-172.

I would have to lose a...
06-28-10, 09:48 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Keep in mind that was for only about 20 minutes...

Keep in mind that was for only about 20 minutes until I was dropped too :P
06-28-10, 08:40 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Good meeting you too! Sorry to hear that you...

Good meeting you too! Sorry to hear that you crashed, I saw you bridging to that attack though.

The GP was a very fun race, it's too bad I didn't have the balls to get up there and race...
06-27-10, 08:09 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Wait, are you the team with the pink kit? If so I...

Wait, are you the team with the pink kit? If so I completely agree, I couldn't believe the guy was towing everyone up to you; and with the announcer yelling at him for it the whole time.
06-15-10, 08:05 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Wish I could've been there, but alas I'm only in...

Wish I could've been there, but alas I'm only in MT for the school year (out in DC for the summer). Looks like it was a great race as always. How did Frykman and Curry (two GAS-Intrinsik guys in the...
05-08-10, 09:56 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,502
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Teammate got 10th in the D2 Road Race and 15th in...

Teammate got 10th in the D2 Road Race and 15th in the D2 Criterium, pretty great work (and he had no teammates!). Also, he did the whole thing on a Specialized Allez with 105 and a triple, it's not...
05-01-10, 04:48 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,502
Posted By Kris Flatlander

I won't be there but we'll have one Montana State...

I won't be there but we'll have one Montana State rider out there at least. Just look for the curly hair and the red Specialized! We might have another one or two going but it's pending on a)...
04-28-10, 12:46 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

How do you like the Strike wheels by the way? I...

How do you like the Strike wheels by the way? I currently have a set of FSA RD-488's and I've been thinking of upgrading to something deeper. I can't seem to see a whole lot of difference between the...
04-27-10, 09:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,312
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Go to Emerson and START a cycling club. It's...

Go to Emerson and START a cycling club. It's really not that hard, you've got to pound some pavement for sponsors and talk things through with the school, but you'll open up the world of collegiate...
04-17-10, 12:12 AM
Replies: 5,101
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Very hot, does Campy have a SRM option or no?

Very hot, does Campy have a SRM option or no?
04-15-10, 05:48 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Looks very nice, too bad all of their frame sizes...

Looks very nice, too bad all of their frame sizes are so tiny, at 6'5 that would not work for me haha
04-15-10, 12:10 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

ebay carbon frame? Who makes it? I was thinking...

ebay carbon frame? Who makes it? I was thinking it was an Ordu or some-such....
04-15-10, 12:08 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

That's too bad that you can't make it, but...

That's too bad that you can't make it, but classes can come back and bit you.

And you're right about the final climb, 3 miles and 1200 feet make it pretty selective (especially considering...
04-14-10, 11:05 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Jordan moved up to A's this year, these pics are...

Jordan moved up to A's this year, these pics are of the B's race.

Grahamcracker, are you going to make it to our (Montana State) race this weekend?
04-11-10, 07:36 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Wow that's a blast from the past, back when I...

Wow that's a blast from the past, back when I still posted in 41.
04-09-10, 09:34 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Is it pro only this year? Or pro and a 1/2/3 race?

Is it pro only this year? Or pro and a 1/2/3 race?
04-06-10, 05:04 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

CK, are you over there with the Fuji Test Team?

CK, are you over there with the Fuji Test Team?
04-01-10, 01:20 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Alright, this is in relation to both the quoted...

Alright, this is in relation to both the quoted comment and CDR's comments since I seem to hear this all the time.

Does anyone else think that HTC-Columbia's Champ's win last year was more...
03-29-10, 11:34 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

http://hphotos-snc3.fbcdn.net/hs413.snc3/24951_101...

http://hphotos-snc3.fbcdn.net/hs413.snc3/24951_10150151865145317_674325316_11736012_7150131_n.jpg

University of Washington Men's A Criterium. My first race weekend back after a broken tibia, so...
03-24-10, 10:20 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

V's? I always saw ale jet as more of a train/long...

V's? I always saw ale jet as more of a train/long lead out sprinter in the mold of Cippo.
03-24-10, 10:19 PM
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Views: 1,154
Posted By Kris Flatlander

This is definitely an interesting point, I'd...

This is definitely an interesting point, I'd think that a good "real sprint" (if there is such a general thing) number would center around 10-12 seconds.

I believe it was CDR who gave the...
03-15-10, 09:59 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

http://photos-d.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc3/hs502...

http://photos-d.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc3/hs502.snc3/26411_10150127621550317_674325316_11489424_1375786_n.jpg

Just built it up last Thursday, 15.6 lbs with race wheels. Took it up some steep...
03-08-10, 01:06 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

A large loaf of sourdough bread and a loaf of...

A large loaf of sourdough bread and a loaf of garlic bread. They were both within 2 days of expiring so I power-ate the sourdough with a ton of Nutella.
03-08-10, 01:02 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

I missed a month of training. MDcatV, I...

I missed a month of training.

MDcatV, I like that idea, kind of a base/build hybrid that segues into a true build. I'd never thought of the long rides after a crit but that also sounds like a...
03-07-10, 08:43 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

You're intuition serves umd, I'm only in my third...

You're intuition serves umd, I'm only in my third year of real racing/training and I only really started doing 3+ hour rides consistently last year, if there's one thing I'm constantly looking to...
03-07-10, 02:13 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Base Training v. Race Training

Alright so I've got a dilema. I recently broke my tibia and so my base time for the season has basically been shot. I'm about to start off on the bike again this week (it's probably going to be a...
10-26-09, 12:35 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

I started the season doing 1/2 hour easy pace...

I started the season doing 1/2 hour easy pace (Z1-2) on Tuesdays only.
Then I moved up to 1/2 hr easy and 1/2 hr moderate (Z3-4) on a hilly course.
I then built up to sprints/hill sprints as well...
07-14-09, 10:36 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Say from Cervelo's perspective you've got 2 good...

Say from Cervelo's perspective you've got 2 good cards to play (which may happen if Sastre sinks lower on GC).

Get Lancaster up there driving the pace to tow up Hushovd and Haussler, sit Hushovd...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-09, 09:34 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Amazing Customer Service

I just thought that I'd put out a positive experience I've had recently.

I own a Quarq CinQo and recently had offset problems with it (values that were far out of line). Talking to Quarq, which...
06-16-09, 11:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,007
Posted By Kris Flatlander

I'm really starting to see good things out of...

I'm really starting to see good things out of Bjon Selander the last few years, doesn't get any press compared to Taylor or even TeJay but a solid rider on road and 'cross (better than Summerhill...
06-02-09, 10:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm leaning...

Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm leaning towards the TT bike as well. I did the trial run on the road bike though (to answer Grumpy's question). Any ideas on the pacing part of the question?
06-01-09, 12:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Uphill Time Trialing

Hello all,

So I've got a prologue-type time trial coming up in a week and I've got a few questions. The course is 4.8 km (although it only came out to 4.4km on my Garmin). It starts in a valley...
05-01-09, 08:38 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,706
Posted By Kris Flatlander

country highway steep hill, wtf? country...

country highway
steep hill, wtf?
country highway
forest hill
rolling hills
windy town
repeat
finish otb
04-17-09, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Yep I attend MSU so I'll definitely be at the...

Yep I attend MSU so I'll definitely be at the race (as well as helping put it on). Where are you from (OU, OSU, PSU?) and are you coming?
04-15-09, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3,420
Views: 372,666
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Have: FSA SLK 175mm Crank - 53-39 with...

Have:

FSA SLK 175mm Crank - 53-39 with about 400 miles on it tops (it's off the TT bike)

Want:

A SRAM crank, 175-180mm length. I'm running SRAM BB's on both the road and TT bike to go with...
04-15-09, 12:44 PM
Replies: 9,301
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

Ya I think the UI guy was running a new bike as...

Ya I think the UI guy was running a new bike as he had a velo-something-or-other at the other races this year. Those DV66's were also pretty new looking, it'd be nice to have that much spare capital...
04-15-09, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9,301
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

http://photos-d.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs019...

http://photos-d.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs019.snc1/3022_162151200316_674325316_6581779_2239080_n.jpg
Sprinting in the top three at the CWU criterium (I'm in the middle), shouldn't have led out...
04-11-09, 11:40 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,389
Posted By Kris Flatlander

I'll pick Thor Hushovd for the win

I'll pick Thor Hushovd for the win
04-01-09, 02:28 PM
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Posted By Kris Flatlander

The guy in green behind you has those Emerald...

The guy in green behind you has those Emerald Green Oakley lenses, where do people find those?!
03-10-09, 05:48 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 9,688
Posted By Kris Flatlander

So of the riders in the days break, who will do...

So of the riders in the days break, who will do the best at defending there position. Chavanel? Garate? How heavy is Flecha as a rider anyways, can he climb worth beans, I'm only familiar with his...
03-04-09, 03:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,925
Posted By Kris Flatlander

TT Helmet/Visor Question

Hello all,

So I just got a LG visor for my Giro Advantage II, I'm looking to mount it up ala Garmin/Astana since I'm always looking into the top of my Oakleys on the TT bike. Does anyone have any...
03-03-09, 09:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,257
Posted By Kris Flatlander

I believe the further back story I read somewhere...

I believe the further back story I read somewhere mentioned how the spectator in question was being very obnoxious and spilling his beer on Wellens throughout the race before the kick too.
03-02-09, 11:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,106
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Jalabert comes to mind

Jalabert comes to mind
03-01-09, 12:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,106
Posted By Kris Flatlander

A good race to be sure, I too was hoping for...

A good race to be sure, I too was hoping for Flecha in the end there, or at least his forcing the other teams to do enough work that Nuyens could shoot away for the win. But alas Boonen in a sprint...
03-01-09, 12:35 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,944
Posted By Kris Flatlander

I'll also follow up my post with picks for KBK,...

I'll also follow up my post with picks for KBK, I'll say Nuyens for the win, followed by Burghart and Pozzato
03-01-09, 12:32 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,944
Posted By Kris Flatlander

I picked the winner, and then my second place...

I picked the winner, and then my second place ended up 15th, and Farrar was a fair ways back.
02-26-09, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5,101
Views: 3,289,876
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Dear God that is a sexy bike. The only thing I'd...

Dear God that is a sexy bike. The only thing I'd change is the cages, but that's purely aesthetics.
02-24-09, 12:51 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,944
Posted By Kris Flatlander

Hushovd to win, Farrar to place, Gilbert to show

Hushovd to win, Farrar to place, Gilbert to show
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