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08-28-22, 10:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By Lbxpdx

New Handlebars make me feel like I have a new bike

In a lot of parts and tools I picked up yesterday was a pair of Nitto Dream bars in 42cm. I had Compass Rando bars in 44cm, but found that I was constantly making adjustments with my seat or...
08-28-22, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4,704
Views: 726,612
Posted By fooferdoggie

Saw this guy though the trees and was like what...

Saw this guy though the trees and was like what the hell.



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08-25-22, 07:56 PM
Replies: 4,704
Views: 726,612
Posted By treebound

I stopped to take a photo on today’s lunchtime...

I stopped to take a photo on today’s lunchtime ride
...
08-05-22, 11:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,018
Posted By John E

Interesting comments about motorcycles. I tend to...

Interesting comments about motorcycles. I tend to agree and have never ridden one or had the desire to do so, but I also note that some of the faster eBikes today blur the line between bicycles and...
07-11-22, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By ehcoplex

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'72 PX-10 650b conversion. The classic white-with-black-lugs PX-10 was...
07-11-22, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By daywood

'78 Free Spirit

One of my rides as an old guy was also my ride as a young guy. My wife got me this '78 Free Spirit new for my birthday. The first photo is how it is today, where not much is left from the original...
07-11-22, 04:09 AM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By irwin7638

My Rivendell Hunqapillar, finally powdercoated...

My Rivendell Hunqapillar, finally powdercoated after 11 years of beating it up on tours. It's Riv's anywhere, any road, anytime for big boys bike.
...
07-03-22, 08:09 AM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By 05 fuji

2020 verve 2 ...

2020 verve 2

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06-27-22, 09:58 AM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By Eric F

Latest addition to my stable - 2019 Trek...

Latest addition to my stable - 2019 Trek Procaliber 9.9 SL...
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05-24-22, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By DMC707

I post in C&V a lot -- which probably could be...

I post in C&V a lot -- which probably could be labelled as an "Over 50 annex group" so ive posted lots of pics of my bikes

But mostly if its on the road i ride my old, (2002ish) Litespeed Team...
01-13-22, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4,704
Views: 726,612
Posted By BTinNYC

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Looking south toward the Catskills.
12-30-21, 08:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 898
Posted By GlennR

I've been busy. ...

I've been busy.

https://i.imgur.com/A9baC2w.jpg

Not a golfer, but I do ride through Bethpage Black and there's a bench and water tap at the 15th hole.
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12-26-21, 09:54 PM
Replies: 26,465
Views: 2,864,747
Posted By 2wheels4ever

Awesome ride!,

Man, what an awesome ride today! It was near perfect, weather-wise . . . around 74 degrees, light winds, clear blue skies. I am fortunate to live in a very rural area so there was very little...
11-17-21, 11:28 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,588
Posted By PeteHski

This line deserves it's own special mention as...

This line deserves it's own special mention as the most idiotic thing I've read this year.
11-17-21, 11:09 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,588
Posted By Mojo31

Responses like that are leading to the...

Responses like that are leading to the deterioration of this forum.

Just sayin. ;)
11-14-21, 02:32 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 9,290
Posted By wolfchild

I think the moderators have been doing a great...

I think the moderators have been doing a great job is weeding out trolls and inappropriate posts...I know I posted few things which were not right and right away the mods dealt with it, I don't have...
10-26-21, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By Hypno Toad

^^^ That's why I always draft a roadie when...

^^^ That's why I always draft a roadie when riding my upright city bike :D

True stories:
I've received some props from a local B group when I held their wheel while commuting home, I got dropped...
10-23-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,310
Posted By zandoval

I am retired and 68. I ride 7 days a week, 5 to...

I am retired and 68. I ride 7 days a week, 5 to 15 miles a day. Because I enjoy riding.
10-22-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 348,000
Posted By FrozenBiker

Converted the Nishiki to a 1x7 with 2mm thick...

Converted the Nishiki to a 1x7 with 2mm thick washers for now :)

It came with a riveted Tourney, but I had once bought an Acera for the 'ole Raleigh, and took it off that bike to use it here....
10-22-21, 09:22 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,426
Posted By Wildwood

Just go ride, ….regardless of your age. ...

Just go ride, ….regardless of your age.

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10-12-21, 02:31 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 9,159
Posted By tkamd73

I’m 66, and still ride all my vintage drop bar...

I’m 66, and still ride all my vintage drop bar bikes. Start of the season, neck hurts, wrists hurt, and not down on the drops much. As the miles build up, pain disappears, and on drops more. Gets a...
09-11-21, 05:51 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,134
Posted By jaxgtr

My wife is not a fan of clipless pedals, so she...

My wife is not a fan of clipless pedals, so she uses flats. Her riding style is more relaxed than most road riders though, so it works for her.
09-11-21, 02:37 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,134
Posted By fujidon

It may take a while, but unclipping from a...

It may take a while, but unclipping from a cleated pedal system (ironically called "clipless") becomes as second nature as putting a foot down when you stop.

When I first switched to SPD pedals, I...
09-11-21, 02:25 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,134
Posted By skidder

Flat pedals with pins on all my bicycles (road,...

Flat pedals with pins on all my bicycles (road, touring, single speed). Never had an issue with them and I like that I can pull either foot off at any time since I'm riding in a suburban environment...
09-11-21, 02:08 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,134
Posted By pepperbelly

I have so much to learn! 😄

I have so much to learn! 😄
09-11-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,134
Posted By AdkMtnMonster

Bibs, disc brakes, friction shifters or Di2? ...

Bibs, disc brakes, friction shifters or Di2? Sock height and chain lube factor in here significantly. Ride what you like for any reason you choose and have fun.
09-11-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,134
Posted By wolfchild

I don't own clipless pedals...I only use platform...

I don't own clipless pedals...I only use platform pedals with pins and never had any issues with my shoes slipping off. Riding long distance has never been a problem. I also ride fixed gear without...
09-11-21, 10:55 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,134
Posted By delbiker1

I do have one bike with flat pedals. It is my...

I do have one bike with flat pedals. It is my chore/errand/ get on and go bike. I also have a bike with two sided pedals, one spd and the other flat. There are numerous of makes of this type of...
08-31-21, 11:15 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,995
Posted By livedarklions

I have no idea what is the best option for most...

I have no idea what is the best option for most people and never implied that cycling shoes aren't a good or the best option for many, many or most people. Stop putting words in my mouth, you do this...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-21, 11:01 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,699
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Then don't. Tires that are preferred by the...

Then don't. Tires that are preferred by the people who say uncharitable things about Gatorskins (I'm one of those people and I'll be happy to go off if you want some entertainment) are more prone to...
08-19-21, 05:47 AM
Replies: 3,306
Views: 853,056
Posted By ultrarider7

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08-01-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,421
Posted By shelbyfv

Oxy works for me. I wash everything immediately...

Oxy works for me. I wash everything immediately after each ride. If you let sweaty clothes ferment it will be much harder to get them clean.
06-24-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4,704
Views: 726,612
Posted By Biker395

More riding on the coast ... ...

More riding on the coast ...

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06-22-21, 04:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,413
Posted By VicBC_Biker

A new plug assembly came through the mail slot...

A new plug assembly came through the mail slot today, from the Hafny distributor (?) in Vancouver.
I tried it on a spare set of bars and it fits.
So that's definitely an A+ for Hafny customer...
06-13-21, 08:08 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,278
Posted By Chuck M

I think I feel better after a shower no matter...

I think I feel better after a shower no matter what I just did.
05-19-21, 09:14 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,709
Posted By Kabuki12

Be Careful, Really

I just read about a woman who was killed over the weekend in Colorado while riding with her husband who was with her in a bike lane . Her name was Gwen Inglis , she was a pro champion cyclist (as is...
05-19-21, 05:45 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,382
Posted By alo

I agree. You need medical professionals to tell...

I agree. You need medical professionals to tell you. We don't know how severe your injury is. Then if you experience pain, take it as a warning sign.
05-19-21, 05:36 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,382
Posted By JohnDThompson

Can you get a referral to a sports medicine...

Can you get a referral to a sports medicine physical therapist? That's probably your best option to determine what is safe and effective activity while your knee heals.
05-13-21, 08:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,756
Posted By johnnyace

I hear ya, man. I did martial arts for years, and...

I hear ya, man. I did martial arts for years, and back in January my son and I started doing Krav Maga. I feel like I'm punishing myself every time we go to the dojo. Gonna be 55 in July, and Krav is...
05-13-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,756
Posted By big john

Have you thought about doing lighter weight but...

Have you thought about doing lighter weight but more reps? Seems like a good thing for older lifters.
03-30-21, 10:41 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,706
Posted By caloso

You’re doing great. Keep going.

You’re doing great. Keep going.
03-30-21, 10:29 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,706
Posted By Eric F

I'm not as fast as I once was, but I'm as fast,...

I'm not as fast as I once was, but I'm as fast, once, as I ever was.
03-30-21, 10:21 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,706
Posted By phughes

No one is bored, but what is the point of posting...

No one is bored, but what is the point of posting the same thing in two different threads? You are also asking a question that cannot be answered. Ride you own ride. If you want to go faster, work on...
03-30-21, 10:13 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,706
Posted By trailangel

I just did. If you don't want to answer... then...

I just did. If you don't want to answer... then don't.
03-25-21, 10:10 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 12,122
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

What a funny thread. We all know there's no right...

What a funny thread. We all know there's no right and wrong concerning most bike equipment, there are only differences in application. All those above photos of crashing riders have one thing in...
02-17-21, 12:08 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 7,422
Posted By Ironfish653

My saddle (Ronin Evo) has a $300 bike...

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01-13-21, 06:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,911
Posted By Koyote

Just curious: are you unusually small or large,...

Just curious: are you unusually small or large, or have some other unusual proportions that would require a custom-made cycling jersey?

Even aside from the foregoing question, I very much doubt...
01-13-21, 06:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,911
Posted By Speedway2

Wool makes a great layer for warmth. However, I...

Wool makes a great layer for warmth. However, I prefer layering synthetics because they are easier to clean.
Let's face it....you're gonna sweat and synthetics can simply get tossed into the...
01-12-21, 06:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,911
Posted By epnnf

everybody does something different. You may have...

everybody does something different. You may have to experiment.
01-11-21, 12:13 PM
Replies: 3,636
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Posted By Merrimac

Been there, done that—getting off, when I was...

Been there, done that—getting off, when I was using clipless shoes for the first time. My wife and daughter witnessed the fall as my bike came to a stop in the driveway.

I'm 74, had a knee...
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