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06-16-19, 09:29 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,476
Posted By dstrong

I hope your predictions for the TdF are as...

I hope your predictions for the TdF are as accurate! ;)

At one point on the final climb, Tejay was at the back and I thought he was getting dropped. Glad he was able to hang on!
05-26-19, 05:07 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

They better rest up tomorrow...the rest of the...

They better rest up tomorrow...the rest of the week is a doozy!

Are there points for being the "Lanterna rossa"?
05-21-19, 09:45 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

I'm out of triple digits!:crash:

I'm out of triple digits!:crash:
05-16-19, 09:52 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,367
Posted By dstrong

Just read an article that explains that Tejay...

Just read an article that explains that Tejay missed the turn on the bike he got from Lachlan because Lachlan's bike has the brake handles reversed! You'd think someone would have warned Tejay!
05-14-19, 05:30 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

Dumou's injury looks awful...looks like he took a...

Dumou's injury looks awful...looks like he took a chain ring to the lower thigh and it punctured just above the knee cap. Ick.
...
05-14-19, 05:04 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,367
Posted By dstrong

Do they have a jersey for Worst Descender? If...

Do they have a jersey for Worst Descender? If so, today's stage winner, Cavagna, would be leading! I've descended Mt. Hamilton and am pretty sure I did a better job, even with uphill car traffic! ...
05-14-19, 10:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 889
Posted By dstrong

Tejay FTW! :innocent:

Tejay FTW! :innocent:
05-14-19, 09:54 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

Well...after today I think I'll focus on the TOC...

Well...after today I think I'll focus on the TOC :notamused: At least I can watch that on my NBC Gold App.
Forum: Foo
05-14-19, 06:54 AM
Replies: 9,865
Views: 1,982,128
Posted By dstrong

Move along everyone...no need to get this thread...

Move along everyone...no need to get this thread moved to P&R!
05-13-19, 12:19 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

Agree. He didn't have a line at the time...he...

Agree. He didn't have a line at the time...he was moving out to go around Ackerman...and I'll agree...he moved quite a bit to the left...but he had just gotten out of the saddle and was really...
05-13-19, 10:29 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

Aw crap. Relegated.

Aw crap. Relegated.
05-13-19, 09:43 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

Good call ooga...and...yay!

Good call ooga...and...yay!
05-12-19, 01:46 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

Sooooo....none of us picked Ackerman, eh? While...

Sooooo....none of us picked Ackerman, eh? While I remain one spot from the cellar, I'm encouraged that all but one of my riders (yes...I'm looking at you Jan Bakelants) have points!
05-10-19, 10:27 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,733
Posted By dstrong

In as Blind Pig. Thought I was managing my...

In as Blind Pig.

Thought I was managing my points really well..then noticed I hadn't picked a Wildcard rider! :-(
05-10-19, 10:05 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,797
Posted By dstrong

It'll be interesting to see if/how the Ineos...

It'll be interesting to see if/how the Ineos strategy changes with Egan out and a couple of younger riders in the lead roles (not that Egan isn't young). I'm looking forward to a very competitive...
05-02-19, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 706
Posted By dstrong

He just turned 29 this past January.

He just turned 29 this past January.
Forum: Foo
04-23-19, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7,849
Views: 681,804
Posted By dstrong

That would be the rooftop pool emptying out?

That would be the rooftop pool emptying out?
Forum: Foo
03-23-19, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7,849
Views: 681,804
Posted By dstrong

I agree...tailgating can evoke brake...

I agree...tailgating can evoke brake checking...but didn't appear to be the case here...nor can we tell with the video posted what came before.

My friend's dash cam showed the angry driver come...
Forum: Foo
03-23-19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7,849
Views: 681,804
Posted By dstrong

Had a friend on FB just post his dash cam...

Had a friend on FB just post his dash cam footage of someone brake checking him on a road in LA...unfortunately, no cop there to see it.
Forum: Foo
03-21-19, 04:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,659
Posted By dstrong

Tony Bennett never under performs. ...

Tony Bennett never under performs.

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03-12-19, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7,849
Views: 681,804
Posted By dstrong

I love how it looks like someone says "Hey...

I love how it looks like someone says "Hey Fluffy..........check out the TV!"
Forum: Foo
03-08-19, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9,865
Views: 1,982,128
Posted By dstrong

Be interesting to know why he tried a...

Be interesting to know why he tried a conventional landing versus vertical. I guess he decided to eject when there were flames engulfing the canopy...I probably would have done the same thing. I...
Forum: Foo
02-22-19, 05:00 PM
Replies: 7,849
Views: 681,804
Posted By dstrong

:eek:

:eek:
Forum: Foo
01-23-19, 08:04 AM
Replies: 9,865
Views: 1,982,128
Posted By dstrong

Because...Switzerland? ...

Because...Switzerland?

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4143564/Adrenaline-junkies-annual-Swiss-bath-tub-race.html
Forum: Foo
01-21-19, 09:05 AM
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Posted By dstrong

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Forum: Foo
01-06-19, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7,849
Views: 681,804
Posted By dstrong

I think the dude that grabbed his horn knew what...

I think the dude that grabbed his horn knew what he was doing. I suspect Bevo is perfectly fine around people...but walk a little dog in a sweater in front of him and he loses his stuff. I suspect...
12-03-18, 09:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,932
Posted By dstrong

Sad news indeed. I can hear his voice clearly in...

Sad news indeed. I can hear his voice clearly in my head. Not sure if the phrase was his or Phil's but I always loved the phrase about riders going deep into the "suitcase of courage". He'll be...
Forum: Foo
09-18-18, 07:31 AM
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Posted By dstrong

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09-14-18, 11:58 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,855
Posted By dstrong

I just looked at my Velogames and Eurosport teams...

I just looked at my Velogames and Eurosport teams for the first time in two weeks. I've been highly distracted and put no care into my choices...and I've not done any transfers (maybe I should use...
Forum: Foo
09-14-18, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9,865
Views: 1,982,128
Posted By dstrong

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Forum: Foo
09-01-18, 12:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 577
Posted By dstrong

We have a dead bird in our freezer that our cat...

We have a dead bird in our freezer that our cat brought in last week...I forgot to put it in the trash can this past Sunday when I took it to the curb...hopefully I'll remember this weekend.
08-22-18, 10:58 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,855
Posted By dstrong

It's there now!

It's there now!
Forum: Foo
08-14-18, 07:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 473
Posted By dstrong

1. 7700 is the designation Shimano used for Dura...

1. 7700 is the designation Shimano used for Dura Ace...so at least the rd is Dura Ace
2. Looks like a lot of value for $700
3. Gearing looks great if you ride mostly flat terrain...standard...
08-14-18, 07:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,028
Posted By dstrong

Tejay all the way!!!

Tejay all the way!!!
Forum: Foo
08-13-18, 01:51 PM
Replies: 7,849
Views: 681,804
Posted By dstrong

I hope she wasn't throwing his/her poop back at...

I hope she wasn't throwing his/her poop back at him/her!
Forum: Foo
08-07-18, 07:18 AM
Forum: Foo
08-06-18, 09:17 AM
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Posted By dstrong

Always draft off the biggest one!

Always draft off the biggest one!
07-27-18, 12:12 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 12,522
Posted By dstrong

Early pics of Sagan made me think there was no...

Early pics of Sagan made me think there was no way he was going to make it all the way...he looked busted early on the first climb. But wow...very impressive. Sorry to see that Phinney had a...
07-26-18, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By dstrong

Along the same lines...the graphic that drives me...

Along the same lines...the graphic that drives me crazy and seems completely useless to display is when they show the speed of the breakaway and compare it to the speed of the peloton...when the...
07-23-18, 08:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 753
Posted By dstrong

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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07-23-18, 08:00 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 12,522
Posted By dstrong

And of course, Moscon is one of my fantasy...

And of course, Moscon is one of my fantasy picks...with 0 points. Good riddance I say!
Forum: Foo
07-19-18, 11:36 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,303
Posted By dstrong

I had a few rental cars lately that have big...

I had a few rental cars lately that have big displays instead of groups of controls for Audio and Climate Control. It's a pain in the ass because I have to sit in the car for 10 minutes to figure...
07-16-18, 02:22 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 12,522
Posted By dstrong

I've spent a little too much time looking at...

I've spent a little too much time looking at this...and everything looks legit to me. There's another camera angle from one of the downed bikes where you can see him lift the bike with his left hand...
Forum: Foo
07-09-18, 02:35 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,420
Posted By dstrong

I only got to see highlights but it looked like...

I only got to see highlights but it looked like one of the best races of the year...a lot of passing and narrow time gaps.
07-07-18, 05:05 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 12,522
Posted By dstrong

It's like Froome, Porte and Quintana just spotted...

It's like Froome, Porte and Quintana just spotted a little under a minute to several of the other GC riders, including Dan Martin, Uran Uran, Nibali, Dumoulin, etc. It IS interesting that G. Thomas,...
07-06-18, 09:23 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 12,522
Posted By dstrong

I just went to take a final look at my picks and...

I just went to take a final look at my picks and saw the notice. What a bummer! I would tell you my picks but just in case he gets this resolved today...
07-02-18, 07:20 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 6,840
Posted By dstrong

I don't suppose the ASO would thumb its nose at...

I don't suppose the ASO would thumb its nose at the UCI and still not allow Froome to participate in the TdF?
06-29-18, 03:21 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 12,522
Posted By dstrong

In...but initial selections subject to change!

In...but initial selections subject to change!
Forum: Foo
06-26-18, 08:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 788
Posted By dstrong

We cut the cord about almost 2 years ago. We use...

We cut the cord about almost 2 years ago. We use a Tivo Roamio, which provides the DVR for the OTA stuff we still like to record. We also have NetFlix, Hulu and Prime. Our bandwidth is provided by...
06-19-18, 09:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,437
Posted By dstrong

That's true...by the time I choose the big names,...

That's true...by the time I choose the big names, I can only spend 4 each on the rest of the riders...so I typically just choose members of the GC rider's team in the hopes they'll get assist points.
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