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12-06-21, 09:58 PM
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Posted By rsbob

Ditto. 42* and misting all day.

Ditto. 42* and misting all day.
12-06-21, 08:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 903
Posted By rsbob

You and your wife are all stars in my book. Two...

You and your wife are all stars in my book. Two of the toughest one day events in WA. I did both on a tandem and single bike and can attest how difficult they are. Give your wife a ‘well done’...
12-04-21, 01:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 903
Posted By rsbob

Can’t forget placebo effect. Many of the studies...

Can’t forget placebo effect. Many of the studies showed no net increase in muscle mass but if it works for you, it works for you.
12-03-21, 12:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By rsbob

I believe the + means all inclusive. Besides,...

I believe the + means all inclusive. Besides, since you are a cyclist your fitness and relative health probably makes you comparable to a 50 or 45 year old.

Being in my mid 60s, I have not...
12-02-21, 10:56 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 4,351
Posted By rsbob

Huh? Citations please.

Huh? Citations please.
11-30-21, 11:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 503
Posted By rsbob

Side note: 20 miles and only 16’ elevation gain? ...

Side note: 20 miles and only 16’ elevation gain? Didn’t know that was even possible. Curb cuts?

Now back to our program already in progress.
11-30-21, 11:08 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,306
Posted By rsbob

Gorgeous car. My step brother had one and did...

Gorgeous car. My step brother had one and did something like this - but then I enjoy modifying cars which is not for everyone.
...
11-30-21, 09:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 903
Posted By rsbob

Studies confirm: ...

Studies confirm: https://jissn.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12970-015-0092-9

No reported side effects. I read 6 studies to determine if and what to expect. Most said muscle mass does not...
11-28-21, 10:54 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,498
Posted By rsbob

Hello Brent. How many years have you been….uh...

Hello Brent. How many years have you been….uh clean…uh I mean….not so clean? Never mind.
11-25-21, 09:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 247
Posted By rsbob

I have that bike and have not experienced that...

I have that bike and have not experienced that issue, but I do torque the bolt to spec listed next to the bolt. I am guessing when your bike was assembled, they used some type of anti-seize instead...
11-24-21, 10:54 PM
Replies: 3,393
Views: 243,581
Posted By rsbob

Completed my 2021 mileage goal today hitting 4000...

Completed my 2021 mileage goal today hitting 4000 miles or 6427 Km before the weather get really nasty. Pics from today’s ride

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11-23-21, 11:32 PM
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Posted By rsbob

It’s not how fer I rode today, but how high. ...

It’s not how fer I rode today, but how high. Rode 2,600’ today completing my 2021 goal of 200,000’! Probably not much for 30-40 YOs, but for an old dude, its cool. Next goal to slay before the...
11-22-21, 10:24 PM
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Views: 243,581
Posted By rsbob

The last 2 days, 44 miles and 3000’ climbing. Had...

The last 2 days, 44 miles and 3000’ climbing. Had cold toes and fingers so bagged it.
11-22-21, 09:53 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,498
Posted By rsbob

Why do I ride? Probably am borderline obsessed...

Why do I ride? Probably am borderline obsessed or addicted.

If I am feeling blue or down, a ride picks me right up. Am riding on average 6.5 days a week

I typically plan the next day’s ride...
11-20-21, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3,393
Views: 243,581
Posted By rsbob

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11-18-21, 10:04 PM
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Posted By rsbob

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11-16-21, 11:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,498
Posted By rsbob

Cycling is my time machine. When riding, I am...

Cycling is my time machine. When riding, I am transported back to my 30s when first into cycling. I lose my age, my worries and just concentrate on the road ahead. Still love the excitement of...
11-16-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 957
Posted By rsbob

Could of sworn it was hydrology. ;)

Could of sworn it was hydrology. ;)
11-16-21, 09:27 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,676
Posted By rsbob

Have to agree that the sign would look great on...

Have to agree that the sign would look great on my former ride.

...
11-16-21, 12:44 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,901
Posted By rsbob

AS an ER Physician, my father took care of 100s...

AS an ER Physician, my father took care of 100s of MVAs. The people who tended to have the highest survival rates were drunks, because they were so loose compared to sober people whom would tense up...
11-15-21, 11:26 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,321
Posted By rsbob

The majority of those are DUIs/DWIs Two...

The majority of those are DUIs/DWIs

Two seems better than one but more seems redundant. Just my opinion.
11-14-21, 09:20 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,254
Posted By rsbob

My plate is completely obscured whether the rack...

My plate is completely obscured whether the rack is folded up or deployed. I have been waiting for months to ‘have a conversation’ with law enforcement but they evidently have bigger fish to fry. ...
11-14-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,068
Posted By rsbob

Since I wouldn’t go for either, just shoot me.

Since I wouldn’t go for either, just shoot me.
11-14-21, 08:47 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,676
Posted By rsbob

And your reason WHY people can’t be decent to one...

And your reason WHY people can’t be decent to one another? Just because it is the internet, is unacceptable. People can be decent IF they chose to be. It is a choice. I find your defense of...
11-14-21, 08:16 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,676
Posted By rsbob

It appears there are those whom feel they must...

It appears there are those whom feel they must chime-in on any topic regardless if they have anything POSITIVE to contribute. Don’t know if they take pride in bumping up their post counts or take...
11-13-21, 09:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,763
Posted By rsbob

For nighttime mtb you really want/need two...

For nighttime mtb you really want/need two lights. One static one mounted to the bar and another on your helmet which will provide the needed flexibility to use that light to scan the area and spot...
11-13-21, 09:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,258
Posted By rsbob

My bikes would be like a Pinto, Vega, Aztec and...

My bikes would be like a Pinto, Vega, Aztec and Yugo. No Ferraris. Can’t afford the upkeep.
11-13-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,417
Posted By rsbob

I live in the country right in the heart of...

I live in the country right in the heart of hard-core mountain biking. You will never see a Wallyworld bike out here when most of them range from $2000 to $10000. I took my $2500 cheapo Trek out...
11-13-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 881
Posted By rsbob

Some people change bikes like some people change...

Some people change bikes like some people change underwear. I hold on to mine for decades. I also only have about 4 bikes while some people have entire collections. Not that I have a problem with...
11-13-21, 07:30 PM
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Posted By rsbob

The road bike had the day off and took out the...

The road bike had the day off and took out the mtb for 15 miles and 2000’ climbing.

...
11-12-21, 10:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 881
Posted By rsbob

I too still have my first race bike, vintage...

I too still have my first race bike, vintage 1988. Don’t have the heart to get rid of her since she and I shared some of the most significant cycling events in our history. Can’t even imagine how...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-21, 10:10 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 124,708
Posted By rsbob

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11-11-21, 09:20 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,584
Posted By rsbob

Damn, you beat me to the.. “it’s stopping...

Damn, you beat me to the.. “it’s stopping suddenly” quote. I too learned it on the track. And you are quite correct about acceptance of risk - each of us have our own threshold. On that stretch of...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 737
Posted By rsbob

I had my MTB fully outfitted with fenders and...

I had my MTB fully outfitted with fenders and lights, rear rack and even (gasp) reflectors since I commuted in the dark.

Since your bikes geometry differ it will be interesting to see how close...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-21, 11:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 737
Posted By rsbob

Add drop bars to a hard tail and you have a fat...

Add drop bars to a hard tail and you have a fat road bike with fat tires. I commuted for years through city streets on a mtn bike with City Slicker tires. The streets of Seattle were/are terrible...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-21, 10:51 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,953
Posted By rsbob

Cheap non-soggy feet

I ripped this idea off and it is a low cost solution to keep water from running down inside your booties ruining the toasty goodness. This only works for an hour - if you go longer you may get wet....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-21, 07:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By rsbob

. Here you go: ...

. Here you go:

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/4001235480647.html
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By rsbob

Shoe toe covers - what a great thing

Discovered quite by accident a product that has no doubt been around for ages but I didn’t know about. Rather than putting on full booties for chilly days or with damp pavement, just quickly put on...
11-10-21, 12:18 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,027
Posted By rsbob

At least the water is ‘falling’ ...

At least the water is ‘falling’
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11-10-21, 12:10 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,584
Posted By rsbob

The road is very rural with very few driveways so...

The road is very rural with very few driveways so felt pretty safe at 25. I usually take it at 30+ In the nicer months. That said, going down a hill at 15 and broadsiding a deer can be lethal. ...
11-09-21, 11:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,584
Posted By rsbob

From an insurance perspective and her being at...

From an insurance perspective and her being at fault, I’ll stick with the Merc. Have nothing against F150s - great trucks.
11-08-21, 11:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,584
Posted By rsbob

Almost Taken-out Today by Mercedes SUV

Was descending a mile long hill but keeping my speed down to 25 MPH because the roads were wet. To my horror, coming from the opposite direction was a white SUV with turn signal on starting to cross...
11-08-21, 11:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,098
Posted By rsbob

Have been skipping over this thread since it was...

Have been skipping over this thread since it was posted and man am I ever sorry. Your work is inspired and absolutely amazing.

I would think you could offer special edition custom work to the...
11-08-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 534
Posted By rsbob

Thank you for sharing

Thank you for sharing
11-08-21, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3,393
Views: 243,581
Posted By rsbob

40 miles with 4000’ gain ...

40 miles with 4000’ gain


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11-08-21, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3,393
Views: 243,581
Posted By rsbob

ANIMAL!! Way to climb - go!

ANIMAL!! Way to climb - go!
11-07-21, 11:04 PM
Replies: 3,393
Views: 243,581
Posted By rsbob

23 miles with 2800’ climbing. Half in rain at 45*...

23 miles with 2800’ climbing. Half in rain at 45* and half on trainer
11-06-21, 08:13 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 12,544
Posted By rsbob

Pure genius :thumb: All I do are planks,...

Pure genius :thumb:

All I do are planks, push-ups and core strength exercises. The push ups are for vanity but the other help support me on the bike.
11-05-21, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3,393
Views: 243,581
Posted By rsbob

40 miles and 2000’ climbing with 20 mins of heavy...

40 miles and 2000’ climbing with 20 mins of heavy rain.
11-05-21, 08:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 854
Posted By rsbob

My wife as cycling onset IT band issues as I...

My wife as cycling onset IT band issues as I type. Like you she has been a life long cyclist, If you do some interweb searches on IT band cycling pain you will see that running and cycling are the...
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