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Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-19, 09:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,201
Posted By Jon T

THAT has got to be the mofuggliest BSO I've ever...

THAT has got to be the mofuggliest BSO I've ever seen. I hope my eyes don't start bleedin'.
Jon
Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-19, 11:05 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,654
Posted By Chi_Z

Dura Ace is clearly not designed or intended for...

Dura Ace is clearly not designed or intended for peasants
09-11-19, 08:06 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,835
Posted By Hiro11

Totally disagree. Fast group riding, gravel...

Totally disagree. Fast group riding, gravel riding and (especially) mountain biking require strong skills.
09-10-19, 10:07 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,127
Posted By Spoonrobot

You ever make it down to Georgia send me a PM and...

You ever make it down to Georgia send me a PM and Ill help you get some experience to round out your worldview.
09-10-19, 06:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,182
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

bored with riding, don't ride

bored with riding, don't ride
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-19, 10:12 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,925
Posted By WhyFi

Buy new bike crap, of course.

Buy new bike crap, of course.
09-07-19, 09:13 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,216
Posted By sdmc530

Grey poupon only though. Anything else would be...

Grey poupon only though. Anything else would be uncivilized
09-07-19, 07:22 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,216
Posted By Reynolds

To be perfect it should be able to shift from a...

To be perfect it should be able to shift from a smartphone.
09-06-19, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2,501
Views: 502,765
Posted By 2cam16

Added this to my herd after completing it...

Added this to my herd after completing it yesterday. Took it out today. 1983 Team Malvor Bottecchia.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48690817102_e2d47055ab_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2hbDayA)...
09-05-19, 11:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,754
Posted By deacon mark

Lost my bride to her 10 year battle with breast...

Lost my bride to her 10 year battle with breast cancer 6 months ago. After 32 plus years of marriage. She did finally a few years ago have me get her a road bike and we road a few times. Not a lot...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-19, 03:53 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,625
Posted By CliffordK

Aren't those completely different technologies? ...

Aren't those completely different technologies?


Cycliq is takes videos for later review.
Varia gives real-time feedback.
Might as well add a mirror that lets one see what is behind oneself...
09-02-19, 01:22 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 52,525
Posted By sshakari

Cinelli Vigorelli

Cinelli Vigorelli
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08-31-19, 05:21 PM
Replies: 559
Views: 34,519
Posted By Marcus_Ti

Most people, IME, don't have their cockpit setup...

Most people, IME, don't have their cockpit setup well enough to use the drops given their back flexibility. Hence why most people with drop handlebars stick to the hoods/tops.
08-30-19, 08:08 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,820
Posted By Fahrenheit531

Climbing will always suck. It's just a matter of...

Climbing will always suck. It's just a matter of degree.
08-28-19, 08:30 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,586
Posted By wphamilton

Crosswalks and walk signals might as well not...

Crosswalks and walk signals might as well not exist in my area, because of the drivers who do not honor them. I'd rather ride in the lane with traffic than walk in the crosswalk, with or without a...
08-28-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 52,525
Posted By abshipp

Some of you may remember the blue Tempo with the...

Some of you may remember the blue Tempo with the gaudy gold wheels I posted earlier.

I liked riding fixed quite a bit, but honestly I was embarrassed to go ride that bike because I felt self...
08-27-19, 07:45 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,586
Posted By GlennR

You should be riding in the road, crosswalks are...

You should be riding in the road, crosswalks are for pedestrians.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-19, 03:45 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,042
Posted By Pitbull pedal

And what a awesome offer it is .

And what a awesome offer it is .
08-24-19, 09:12 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,428
Posted By WizardOfBoz

Nah, prevents knocking.

Nah, prevents knocking.
Forum: Touring
08-23-19, 09:42 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,322
Posted By axolotl

When I was 25, I quit my job and went on an...

When I was 25, I quit my job and went on an open-ended tour that ultimately lasted 14 months and took me to 3 continents. 6 of those months in the middle were mostly not touring. I didn't own a...
08-22-19, 11:22 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 11,551
Posted By caloso

Cars get stolen all the time, yet no one bats an...

Cars get stolen all the time, yet no one bats an eye at someone spending $40,000 for a car that is primarily driven to work and back.
08-21-19, 12:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,182
Posted By Gromax

Spend your money on a bike vacation! Pack up the...

Spend your money on a bike vacation! Pack up the bike, fly with it to the other side of the planet, and have fun biking times over there.
08-21-19, 11:28 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,697
Posted By caloso

With a leadout or no?

With a leadout or no?
08-20-19, 02:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,158
Posted By MikeyMK

I haven't seen such a bunch of stiffs since I was...

I haven't seen such a bunch of stiffs since I was last at a funeral.
08-19-19, 01:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,014
Posted By seau grateau

Most people start bouncing on the saddle when...

Most people start bouncing on the saddle when they hit uncomfortably high cadences. You'll start bouncing and either panic and lose control of the bike or get bucked off.
08-19-19, 07:32 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 52,525
Posted By 50voltphantom

Indeed. My season kicks off next weekend!

Indeed. My season kicks off next weekend!
08-19-19, 07:13 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 52,525
Posted By 50voltphantom

Fresh out of the shower. Lets go racing. ...

Fresh out of the shower. Lets go racing.
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08-19-19, 04:31 AM
Replies: 4,882
Views: 583,864
Posted By bmwjoe

Last week I rode the Great Maine Getaway to fight...

Last week I rode the Great Maine Getaway to fight MS. The weather was perfect. Low 60's for the start if low humidity. I am from the Philadelphia area where we have had 5 heat waves. The ride was ...
08-16-19, 05:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,594
Posted By Happy Feet

Would be curious what those professionals who...

Would be curious what those professionals who work for the TdF teams think about such research into nutrition. Waste of time? Know it all already? Can't teach me anything new?
Somehow I doubt it.
...
08-16-19, 03:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,996
Posted By ksryder

fify

fify
08-16-19, 07:44 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,594
Posted By tagaproject6

So, your gut will yell at you?

So, your gut will yell at you?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-19, 11:47 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 69,524
Posted By BK84

Caad13

Crashed my CAAD12 and toasted the frame. So everything got put on a new CAAD13....
08-15-19, 10:29 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,996
Posted By Steve B.

I never want the axles or b-bracket underwater. ...

I never want the axles or b-bracket underwater. The seals are designed for wet roads and rain.
Forum: Touring
08-14-19, 10:12 PM
Replies: 900
Views: 119,623
Posted By str

Georgia, Caucasus ...

Georgia, Caucasus

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...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-19, 06:04 PM
Replies: 18,871
Views: 3,801,831
Posted By Boxkite

Officina Battaglin 'Arena Di Verona 1981'

This Arena Di Verona 1981 is serial number 2 of 38 total. Giovanni always gets serial number...
08-13-19, 01:02 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 12,819
Posted By Daniel4

The only thing you can do is to move into the car...

The only thing you can do is to move into the car lane. Just make sure you're taking the lane so you won't be squeezed with close passes. Impatient drivers behind you will just have to wait until...
08-12-19, 03:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,586
Posted By nightfly

Fortunately aerodynamics doesn't come into play...

Fortunately aerodynamics doesn't come into play when you are walking your sweet fixie up to the coffee shop or bar where the advantages of the deep v really shine through.
08-12-19, 01:14 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 9,150
Posted By chas58

I recently upgraded my old steel bike to a modern...

I recently upgraded my old steel bike to a modern gear set; The only thing I had to do was to take change the chain and cassette going from 8 speed to 11 speed. (actually, I just pulled the 11spd...
08-12-19, 11:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,713
Posted By indyfabz

Didn't realize it was Post Like a Pirate Day. ...

Didn't realize it was Post Like a Pirate Day.

Well shiver me timbers!
08-10-19, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1,199
Views: 171,248
Posted By Spoonrobot

I like this one from today's ride. ...

I like this one from today's ride.
https://drandalls.files.wordpress.com/2019/08/img_8337.jpg
8-10-2019, Bill Cline Road, Coweta County Georgia
08-09-19, 06:38 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 5,711
Posted By Lemond1985

OK, so I start stretching my hamstrings every...

OK, so I start stretching my hamstrings every day, for ten seconds. Within one week, I can touch my toes, and by the second week, I can rest my palms on the floor.

This is not increasing my...
08-08-19, 06:52 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 5,711
Posted By JoeKahno

I seriously need to work on my range of motion. ...

I seriously need to work on my range of motion. Not just to improve my enjoyment of normal activities, if you take a hit, having good range of motion can make the difference between a bruise and a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-19, 03:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,318
Posted By Ghazmh

I anticipate aero-climbing bikes with clearance...

I anticipate aero-climbing bikes with clearance for 34's and proprietary combo stem-handlebars and D shaped seat tubes. Perhaps with a catch name like "Ever-slip."
08-08-19, 11:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,017
Posted By Leebo

Tan.

Tan.
08-07-19, 09:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By Spoonrobot

I'd rather just wipe my bike down with a wet rag...

I'd rather just wipe my bike down with a wet rag than use a aerosol silicone/wax spray.
08-07-19, 11:12 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 9,150
Posted By TiHabanero

Dugla, I just went through this at the start of...

Dugla, I just went through this at the start of summer. I ride a frame that I built in 2001 from Reynolds 531. Had friction 5, 6 and 7 speed on it all this time and was happy with it, but now need...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-19, 01:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,848
Posted By jadocs

The way you stop a half wheeler is to half wheel...

The way you stop a half wheeler is to half wheel back until they can't half wheel you anymore. They will then be perfectly happy sitting right at your side lol
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-19, 12:49 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,848
Posted By ksryder

I'll allow it. I might not be as easily triggered...

I'll allow it. I might not be as easily triggered as Tim but sometimes people are annoying and it's satisfying to put down some hurt.
08-06-19, 12:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,192
Posted By dsbrantjr

I use Continental tubes, I feel that they are...

I use Continental tubes, I feel that they are worth the price premium.
08-06-19, 06:03 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,611
Posted By Bandera

Oddly enough cycling is a pedaling sport. "Back...

Oddly enough cycling is a pedaling sport. "Back when" getting new club cyclists on fixed gears early in their careers for winter base miles was considered crucial in developing Supplesse, the supple...
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