Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: racingpain
Showing results 1 to 50 of 236
Search took 0.20 seconds.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-06, 04:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 517
Posted By racingpain

I can see two scenarios do number one and then...

I can see two scenarios do number one and then number 2 or do number 2 and then take a entire day off the bike for relaxation.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-06, 03:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 864
Posted By racingpain

dude this is a road bike, I have seen one at the...

dude this is a road bike, I have seen one at the racing I was doing, and I strongly disagree with you about the other forum for softrides. You really should keep your un educated opinion to yourself.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-06, 12:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,423
Posted By racingpain

I ride mountain bike clipless pedals and shoes...

I ride mountain bike clipless pedals and shoes wouldn't do it any other way
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-06, 02:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,696
Posted By racingpain

I only jump obsticals in a emergency...I also...

I only jump obsticals in a emergency...I also have problems bunny hopping...I can jump the front wheel and back wheel but so far not at the same time. So it is a choice for me at this point is it...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-06, 01:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,627
Posted By racingpain

my mother doesn't like it buzzed but I might...

my mother doesn't like it buzzed but I might still do it this summer.
06-18-06, 01:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 823
Posted By racingpain

Orcas Island is also nice. It is a forest island...

Orcas Island is also nice. It is a forest island and has lots of big hills to climb.
06-15-06, 10:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 60,207
Posted By racingpain

whatever you choose I would recommend flat...

whatever you choose I would recommend flat proofing the tires as the white tires are prone to leaking air...I have seen numerous cases where the bikes are infront of the house with flats and going no...
06-15-06, 06:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,214
Posted By racingpain

dude, here is what I have to say on the matter, I...

dude, here is what I have to say on the matter, I have protection in the form of the Kevlar tires on both my bikes and I am yet to have a flat on either. If you want to ride in peace and not hear the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-06, 11:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,553
Posted By racingpain

Dude seriously Specialized is a good company with...

Dude seriously Specialized is a good company with a warranty to back there bikes...while I support new companys building new bikes, lets just say let them work out the bugs.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-06, 01:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 815
Posted By racingpain

I wear gloves 99% of the time, it will save...

I wear gloves 99% of the time, it will save hands. The 1% I don't is because I accidently forget them in my cycling bag or at home and then I really feel like a dork for not wearing them.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-06, 03:52 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,707
Posted By racingpain

Hey folks, I just want to say that I am...

Hey folks,

I just want to say that I am upset that this forum would be so immature as to cut down other members because they bought their bike from BD....also Motobecane is a good company...so...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-06, 01:33 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,616
Posted By racingpain

For me it would be the coldness of...

For me it would be the coldness of winter...however my riding partner promises me that he is going to help me overcome this with giving me a list of the proper winter gear I will need.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-06, 01:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,057
Posted By racingpain

Titanium is expensive but I could look at a...

Titanium is expensive but I could look at a bicycle made of it all day. It is beautiful.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-06, 12:28 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,792
Posted By racingpain

I bought a pair of sunglasses for $5.00 at a...

I bought a pair of sunglasses for $5.00 at a store, they work will enough and have UV protection
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-06, 12:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 431
Posted By racingpain

Father and I get bad motorist on ride

My father who is 51 and I (23) go for a ride around town, anyhow the ride which was about a ten mile ride was going real well until we were returning out of the park where there were a lot of people...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-06, 12:24 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 41,303
Posted By racingpain

Rad I love this bike and I love the...

Rad I love this bike and I love the photography...and I own a Trek roadie and love the ride
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-06, 12:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,294
Posted By racingpain

Sweet!!! have you had a chance to ride it yet?...

Sweet!!! have you had a chance to ride it yet? Dude let us know how she rides....and thanks for the pics
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-06, 11:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 791
Posted By racingpain

Dude impressive, keep up the hard work...seems...

Dude impressive, keep up the hard work...seems like your on the right path.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-06, 11:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,795
Posted By racingpain

I am a male and I still get sh*t occasionally...

I am a male and I still get sh*t occasionally from riders I get the "go Lance go" and "get the **** off the road" and very occasionally a reving engine.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-06, 08:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,284
Posted By racingpain

Lol

Lol
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-06, 08:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,198
Posted By racingpain

These Drivers are ****ers you should carry some...

These Drivers are ****ers you should carry some type of notebook with you to record the information and call it in as soon as you can. Lets get these dick heads off the roads.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-06, 11:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,046
Posted By racingpain

you could do what I did, buy a 9 speed casset, a...

you could do what I did, buy a 9 speed casset, a 9 speed RD, and a 9 speed FD. Also it would be wise to replace the triple for a compact double unless you have huge hills in your area. Also if you do...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-06, 04:17 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,362
Posted By racingpain

dude sorry about your dog and your wifes father,...

dude sorry about your dog and your wifes father, I know what is like to lose loved ones, just remember when you get your beast (bike) built put her to the road and ride hard to temperarly remove...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-06, 03:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,095
Posted By racingpain

Dude take care of that ride cause it is...

Dude take care of that ride cause it is sweeet!!!! damn man that ride is as hot as the summer sun.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-06, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 491
Posted By racingpain

dude think about it logically that is atleast a...

dude think about it logically that is atleast a $3000.00 bike...there is no way a company could justify selling them for $450.00, because that is a $2550.00 loss of profit. No smart...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-06, 05:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,053
Posted By racingpain

Dude I just bought a Bontrager Compact on sale...

Dude I just bought a Bontrager Compact on sale from our LBS for $150.00 it was supposed to origionally be $200.00 it is the crank of the Trek Equinox 9. It is a really nice compact double. I have...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-06, 02:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 600
Posted By racingpain

dude I have 408 miles in a little over a month....

dude I have 408 miles in a little over a month. It is like riding 10 miles or more a day. It isn't a hard thing to do.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-06, 02:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 541
Posted By racingpain

dude this term has been used for 1000's of years...

dude this term has been used for 1000's of years by other people, it has been used freely by the american public, it means to make a good deal, and if you do not care for it than I would suggest that...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-06, 02:32 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,652
Posted By racingpain

Dude that last video was like OMG, freaking A,...

Dude that last video was like OMG, freaking A, wow!!!! gotta watch it again
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-06, 03:57 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,563
Posted By racingpain

getting out and taking out some of my anger in...

getting out and taking out some of my anger in life, and exploring new roads and getting plently of exercise. The Anger I got when my girlfriends mother took her out of my life after we'd been...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-06, 03:24 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,551
Posted By racingpain

in my case we live in a Trek/Lemond/Specialized...

in my case we live in a Trek/Lemond/Specialized area, I have been craving a Madone 5.5 or 5.9 but our stores sell them for a little over $3000.00 so it will have to wait. They are really nice bikes...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-06, 10:49 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,670
Posted By racingpain

we have a hill in our area called Garfield hill...

we have a hill in our area called Garfield hill it is 17% and out of our racing team about 2 make it to the top without pushing it. Now coming down is another story, you can reach speeds of up to 50...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-06, 10:43 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,583
Posted By racingpain

I wave and say hello to riders and pedistrians,...

I wave and say hello to riders and pedistrians, about half respond in our area...to those of you who do thank you very much...those who do not...you know who you are...you are a AH. I try to also...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-06, 07:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,392
Posted By racingpain

1. It gets me outdoors 2. It allows me to build...

1. It gets me outdoors
2. It allows me to build the bicycle up better
3. allows me to race
4. Allows me to vent my anger in life
5. keeps me more healthy both physically and mentally.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-06, 12:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 608
Posted By racingpain

I have a have a pair of Bontrager Race tires on...

I have a have a pair of Bontrager Race tires on my bike and they are rated for 5000 miles according to the LBS and articals I have read. I have also heard of people getting more mileage out of these...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-06, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By racingpain

Noob, A hybrid is just that a hybrid, it is...

Noob,

A hybrid is just that a hybrid, it is a cross between a mountain bike and a road bike. If you like doing a little offroading a hybrid might be the way to go. Anyway used stuff is fine as...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-06, 01:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By racingpain

******, sweet ride up the mountains, on a...

******,

sweet ride up the mountains, on a nice roadie, what an enjoyable day for you.

RacingPain
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-06, 11:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 660
Posted By racingpain

more like apply aloe vera several times over a...

more like apply aloe vera several times over a period of a week or two.

RacingPain
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-06, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By racingpain

yes the Tri-Cities is where I am and it can be...

yes the Tri-Cities is where I am and it can be miserable when one of these hit here.

RacingPain
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-06, 11:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By racingpain

Heavy Dust Storm Hits Suddingly During Ride

Okay Everyone,

it was 100 degrees farenheight today with some cloud cover so it felt like the mid ninetys. I decided to suit up and go ride. I ride down the river through the parks admiring the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-06, 01:05 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 1,410
Posted By racingpain

Too bad I am in Washington and I am out of shape,...

Too bad I am in Washington and I am out of shape, if I were in shape for this thing and lived in Cali I would be one of the riders insane enough to do it.

RacingPain
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-06, 11:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,900
Posted By racingpain

I realized I was a roadie when I destroyed a...

I realized I was a roadie when I destroyed a mountain bike, and a Trek 500 series road bike, and went out bought a 2005 Trek 820 and put slender tires on it and other gadgets, then bought a 2005...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-06, 01:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 952
Posted By racingpain

Hey here is my two cents. I had no name Shimano...

Hey here is my two cents. I had no name Shimano Brakes (breaks) , sorry about the joke but these no name brakes are crappy. When I was upgrading the brakes/shifters I went to Ultegra and have not...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-06, 11:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 914
Posted By racingpain

Drake, in our area you can buy Kevlar...

Drake,

in our area you can buy Kevlar (bullet proof material) tires then fill the tubes with green goo. I have done this to both my bikes and I have not had air leave the tube unless the bike sat...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-05, 03:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 688
Posted By racingpain

I mash my gears too, it is sooo sweat when you...

I mash my gears too, it is sooo sweat when you hit high speed fast!!!

RacingPain
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-05, 03:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,470
Posted By racingpain

I ride aluminum, with copper dampners in the end...

I ride aluminum, with copper dampners in the end of the drop bars, and gloves, the bike also has a carbon fiber fork, over all with those three things it takes out a lot of the harshness of the road....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-05, 02:08 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,554
Posted By racingpain

sometimes I take it with me but so far I have not...

sometimes I take it with me but so far I have not used it while riding, I just have not found a safe way to listen to it while riding. What I mean by take it with me is that I take it to the location...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-05, 01:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 558
Posted By racingpain

the azzholes should get time in jail swerving to...

the azzholes should get time in jail swerving to the shoulder at a bike, outrageous!!!

RacingPain
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-05, 01:00 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 22,705
Posted By racingpain

A few words of wisdom, " this bike is a joke" ...

A few words of wisdom, " this bike is a joke"

RacingPain
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-05, 01:49 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,282
Posted By racingpain

By the way a good way to start is to start riding...

By the way a good way to start is to start riding with a biking partner and say just load enough " did you you see that piece of...." "and that really sexy bike" and see where it gets you....J/k
...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 236
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.