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03-26-18, 11:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,887
Posted By Prodigy4299

Thanks for the helpful replies. I ended up...

Thanks for the helpful replies. I ended up getting the Vitus Nippy, so prioritizing weight over air tires. The universally positive user reviews and agreeable price helped nudge me that way. Will...
03-20-18, 04:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,887
Posted By Prodigy4299

Balance bike: weight vs. air tires

I am researching which balance bike to get for the summer for our toddler. I am down to pretty much two models, where the difference comes down to weight and the type of tire.

The Vitus Nippy is...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-01-12, 05:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,956
Posted By Prodigy4299

I completely agree with your assessment. This...

I completely agree with your assessment. This kind of reminds me of the 2006 Cannondale R700.
http://www.bikepedia.com/Images/image2.aspx?w=300&h=300&filename=2006-Cannondale-R700.jpg&f=Photos
My...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-27-11, 03:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 898
Posted By Prodigy4299

New Sidi shoes - little toes are killing me!

Hello everyone!

Long story short, I had to get new cycling shoes last weekend. I went from the Sidi Bullet 2, regular width.
...
Forum: Foo
02-19-11, 08:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 345
Posted By Prodigy4299

I am envious. It still hovers around -10*C here...

I am envious. It still hovers around -10*C here...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-11, 07:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 655
Posted By Prodigy4299

There's a mp3 of Eric Prydz live at Sensation...

There's a mp3 of Eric Prydz live at Sensation White in St. Petersburg from last summer floating around. That has been my soundtrack to the rides in summer 2010.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-11, 06:14 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,125
Posted By Prodigy4299

My dog, Max

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He's a 13 week old Gordon Setter puppy and lots of fun.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-10, 08:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,561
Posted By Prodigy4299

It's definitely an acquired taste. I used to...

It's definitely an acquired taste. I used to agree with you, but now I just think they look awesome!
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-10, 01:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,297
Posted By Prodigy4299

Loooove the half-and-half bar tape work. :thumb:

Loooove the half-and-half bar tape work. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-10, 08:04 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,130
Posted By Prodigy4299

Yes, running is what I do when it is too cold or...

Yes, running is what I do when it is too cold or icy for riding. While I do run a but in the summer, running tends to be more of a late-autumn / winter sport for me.
04-29-10, 03:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By Prodigy4299

+1.

+1.
04-29-10, 03:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 699
Posted By Prodigy4299

From Cyclingnews: "The reason for the...

From Cyclingnews:

"The reason for the two-fingered salute, Cavendish said, was to "send a message to commentators and journalists who don't know jack **** about cycling," for writing him off."
04-29-10, 03:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 699
Posted By Prodigy4299

http://cdn.media.cyclingnews.com//2010/04/29/2/000...

http://cdn.media.cyclingnews.com//2010/04/29/2/000_par3206406_600.jpg

Dear Mr. Cavendish,

Please grow up. It hurts to see a grown man act like he's still 12. Let your legs do the talking...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-09, 10:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,410
Posted By Prodigy4299

I have Castellis for around $100 and love them.

I have Castellis for around $100 and love them.
09-11-09, 10:06 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 7,425
Posted By Prodigy4299

Yes! Now I can finally imagine what Spaniards and...

Yes! Now I can finally imagine what Spaniards and Belgiums must feel like when one of their countrymen wins! Way to go Ryder!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-09, 10:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 511
Posted By Prodigy4299

No one has voted for the Cyclingnews Podcast yet?...

No one has voted for the Cyclingnews Podcast yet?

It is thoroughly informative, if a little dry. Do not expect showmanship. It's literally just a couple of the editors of BikeRadar and...
09-09-09, 01:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,301
Posted By Prodigy4299

I am in Norway right now, where it is broadcast...

I am in Norway right now, where it is broadcast live on Eurosport. To deal with the little problem of not speaking Norwegian, I tune into Universal Sports online, so the images I get from my TV, and...
Forum: Foo
09-02-09, 02:05 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,183
Posted By Prodigy4299

This is a bit of deviation from the topic, but my...

This is a bit of deviation from the topic, but my last course that I took at university before graduating had a brutal word limit on assignments. You were suppose to summarize and comment on articles...
Forum: Foo
09-02-09, 02:03 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,183
Posted By Prodigy4299

It's been mentioned in some of the previous...

It's been mentioned in some of the previous posts, but the two overarching rules I keep to are:

1. Avoid redundancy. (eg. "I am just e-mailing to let you know that...")

2. Often short setences...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-09, 02:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 182
Posted By Prodigy4299

Oslo Grand Prix

I am lucky enough to be spending my time in Oslo this summer, and last night the Oslo Grand Prix took place. It was a cancer fundraiser organized by Thor Hushovd and included pro riders such as:...
05-27-09, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

I am amazed at Menchov's cool. He looks like he's...

I am amazed at Menchov's cool. He looks like he's easily keeping up.
05-27-09, 09:28 AM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

He looked like he 'didn't really have it' for...

He looked like he 'didn't really have it' for most of the stage he won, so I think it was a fair assessment...
05-27-09, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

They're averaging 36.7 km/h right now, going...

They're averaging 36.7 km/h right now, going uphill! I cannot even sustain that on flat ground! :-o
05-25-09, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

+100. I tip my hat!

+100. I tip my hat!
05-25-09, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

Well, Cervelo made it pretty obvious that they...

Well, Cervelo made it pretty obvious that they were focusing on the last week in general and this stage in particular. But as for how succesful he was, I guess Sastre surprises people with his...
05-25-09, 08:53 AM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

Is it just me, or is everyone else's Universal...

Is it just me, or is everyone else's Universal Sports feed getting choppier as the race gets more exciting? Very frustrating!
05-25-09, 08:35 AM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

Thankfully that will also positively correlate...

Thankfully that will also positively correlate with a tremendous decrease in whining that's going on it this thread. ;)
05-25-09, 08:32 AM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

If you've got a problem with it, just place him...

If you've got a problem with it, just place him on your ignore list.
05-24-09, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

From the Cervelo Test Team website: ...

From the Cervelo Test Team website:

24-May-2009: A disappointing day for all in the Giro.

The 15th stage of the Giro started well for the Cervélo TestTeam. "The mandate was clear," said Sports...
05-24-09, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 61,069
Posted By Prodigy4299

+1. I am madly Googling it now to see what the...

+1. I am madly Googling it now to see what the official line is and if there is a mea culpa from Von Poppel.
04-12-09, 08:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By Prodigy4299

Better than the usual situation where there are...

Better than the usual situation where there are 25 forums discussing trivialities (the merits of being a Fred, etc.)
03-11-09, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By Prodigy4299

I wish... It's right at the bottom of the...

I wish...

It's right at the bottom of the page.

http://www.cervelo.com/content.aspx?t=TestTeam&i=TestTeamTravel
03-11-09, 11:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,000
Posted By Prodigy4299

Hushovd - the Norwegian God of Thunder. (see...

Hushovd - the Norwegian God of Thunder. (see profile pic)
03-11-09, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By Prodigy4299

A little Cervelo TestTeam to-do list

I love how they have this little "to-do" list on the top of their thighs! This was they can be reminded of their priorities every time going gets tough and they look down at the pedals.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-09, 11:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,421
Posted By Prodigy4299

+100. It's been incredible watching him come out...

+100. It's been incredible watching him come out of nowhere (from a European's point of view) and kick butt so much at the World Championships and the Olympics. I just hope that Garmin-Slipstream...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-09, 11:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 879
Posted By Prodigy4299

You don't think it'd be counter-productive for...

You don't think it'd be counter-productive for the Grand Tours to not grant a wild card to a team that contains:

- last year's TdF winner (Sastre)
- a green jersey winner and multiple stage...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-09, 10:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 879
Posted By Prodigy4299

I am pretty certain he was being sarcastic! :)

I am pretty certain he was being sarcastic! :)
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-09, 12:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 879
Posted By Prodigy4299

Who needs to follow a schedule when you have the...

Who needs to follow a schedule when you have the Norwegian God of Thunder on your side? :P
01-19-09, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By Prodigy4299

BBC's "The Bicycle Diaries"

I just found this under the BBC Documentaries section on iTunes. I haven't listened to it yet, but figured some of you might appreciate the link:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-09, 11:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 281
Posted By Prodigy4299

BBC's "Secrets in the Blood"

I found this a few months ago, but only got around to listening to it a week ago. It's really interesting and I think does a pretty good job of sensationalizing doping and the dysfunctions of...
01-19-09, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 494
Posted By Prodigy4299

I just wish we had VS up here north of the 49th....

I just wish we had VS up here north of the 49th. We have OLN, and all they cover is the TdF... :(
01-19-09, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Prodigy4299

True, on the other hand, I guess it stands out in...

True, on the other hand, I guess it stands out in comparison to other teams that have such vibrant jerseys? But yeah, their jerseys definitely do not stand out too much.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-09, 11:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 879
Posted By Prodigy4299

The quote is taken from a few weeks ago. They are...

The quote is taken from a few weeks ago. They are halfway through their camp, and the team presentation took place Sunday, Jan. 18.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-09, 10:03 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,982
Posted By Prodigy4299

No, no. I just wanted to steer the conversation...

No, no. I just wanted to steer the conversation back to its starting point. :p
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-09, 10:02 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,982
Posted By Prodigy4299

I nominate that as the BF existential question of...

I nominate that as the BF existential question of the month. :lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-09, 01:39 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,982
Posted By Prodigy4299

Well, I am glad you got that off your chest....

Well, I am glad you got that off your chest. Now's let's move past personal attacks, shall we?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-09, 01:33 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,982
Posted By Prodigy4299

What can I say, I was pretty crazy about the band...

What can I say, I was pretty crazy about the band back in the day...
Forum: Foo
01-17-09, 12:17 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,782
Posted By Prodigy4299

I would most agree with this post. I find it to...

I would most agree with this post. I find it to be a combination of being newly-rich (hence wanting to experience every materialistic excess imaginable), and coming from a country where money = power...
01-17-09, 11:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 898
Posted By Prodigy4299

Increasingly so the more time one spends on the...

Increasingly so the more time one spends on the saddle. Unless, of course, one compensates by doing lots of stretching.
01-17-09, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By Prodigy4299

My experience has been the same.

My experience has been the same.
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