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09-12-05, 06:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 531
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Yes. Speed will be the same no matter the weight.

Yes. Speed will be the same no matter the weight.
09-12-05, 03:56 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 11,788
Posted By Xtrmyorick

I have a friend who really likes my draft (as...

I have a friend who really likes my draft (as most people do... I'm a big guy) and always used to ride behind me. She had a really busy couple of months where we didn't ride together and I dropped...
Replies: 21
Views: 1,224
Posted By Xtrmyorick

AHHHH, HAHAHAHAHA!!! Seriously, it's not. ...

AHHHH, HAHAHAHAHA!!!

Seriously, it's not. It's got a fun little "wave" in it. I remember hearing Kenny Williams (multi-time national/world champ; smooth as butter on the bike) saying he thought...
09-09-05, 11:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,088
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Uh oh. That means that you're going to have to...

Uh oh. That means that you're going to have to ride backwards tomorroW!


Wow, even I cringed at that one.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-05, 10:43 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,540
Posted By Xtrmyorick

LA would be better served replacing [Bob Roll] on...

LA would be better served replacing [Bob Roll] on OLN

There, much better
09-01-05, 05:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 624
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Bobby joined Cofidis after they dropped Lance...

Bobby joined Cofidis after they dropped Lance when he developed cancer. Bobby was meant to be Lance's replacement as team leader.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-31-05, 03:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 670
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Go to Hellyer, rent a track bike, learn to ride...

Go to Hellyer, rent a track bike, learn to ride it. Your sprinting will improve drastically. Plus you'll learn to sprint in a straight line, since you've got a marked sprinter's lane to remind you.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-31-05, 02:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By Xtrmyorick

The preference seems to be standard box rim with...

The preference seems to be standard box rim with 36-spokes, most likely in a 3-cross pattern. I don't know what butting they use, but I imagine they'd go with straight gauge for extra strength. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-05, 01:51 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,711
Posted By Xtrmyorick

So that when you have to headbut somebody...

So that when you have to headbut somebody mid-sprint in a stage of the Tour, it hurts them more.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-05, 09:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,337
Posted By Xtrmyorick

If it's a ride of any distance, I wear bibs...

If it's a ride of any distance, I wear bibs because I've definitely had a problem with saddle sores in the past, so I have to be extra careful. If it's just over to a friend's house or the grocery...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-05, 09:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 777
Posted By Xtrmyorick

I know it's probably more than you want to spend,...

I know it's probably more than you want to spend, but I really think the Millenium fluid is the way to go: http://www.performancebike.com/shop/profile.cfm?SKU=17455&subcategory_ID=4120

Here's the...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-05, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 285
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Well then you can definitely work on it more. ...

Well then you can definitely work on it more. Concentrate on spinning above 120 without bouncing. You have to really start pulling up on the pedals, since the tendency is for your leg to slightly...
08-26-05, 03:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 295
Posted By Xtrmyorick

MKS Exa

People who ride on this pedal: how exactly does it work? Every site says it combines clipless technology with the ability to use clips/straps and it apparently comes with cleats. A couple sites...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-05, 02:37 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,086
Posted By Xtrmyorick

I had 2 chihuahuas gaining on me when I was going...

I had 2 chihuahuas gaining on me when I was going 20 MPH a while ago. Those little bastards were HAULING.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-05, 09:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 570
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Jens has been one fo my favorite riders for quite...

Jens has been one fo my favorite riders for quite a while now. I absolutely loved seeing the footage of him tearing Paris-Nice to shreds for Jorg Jaksche this past year. I agree with you, though,...
Forum: Foo
02-10-05, 09:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 474
Posted By Xtrmyorick

When asked what his future plans are, Huish...

When asked what his future plans are, Huish replied "Win the Tour de France 6 times"
Forum: Foo
02-10-05, 07:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Took a second to realize what you were saying...

Took a second to realize what you were saying there. I thought you meant that you were 3 when you asked the cab driver to take you there. Then, you started talking about the cabbie's legacy and I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-10-05, 07:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 520
Posted By Xtrmyorick

For what?

For what?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-10-05, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 311
Posted By Xtrmyorick

"with these cranks I had trouble staying under 20...

"with these cranks I had trouble staying under 20 mph"

Classic
02-10-05, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Give him all the requested info, then et him know...

Give him all the requested info, then et him know that he pays actual shipping cost and that you'll only accept a certified check (or some other such guaranteed payment). If he's still willing to do...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-10-05, 12:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,231
Posted By Xtrmyorick

I guess I'm a bit late, but I feel I should point...

I guess I'm a bit late, but I feel I should point out that peanut butter has protein in it, plus a good amount of sodium to replace what you sweated out. Hipcycler's actually got a good recipe for a...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-05, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Ultegra 10 vs Ultegra/105 9 speed mix. Race Lite...

Ultegra 10 vs Ultegra/105 9 speed mix. Race Lite vs. Race X Lite.

And yeah, magnesium bike are pretty damn expensive (and make cool sparks when you crash, I'll bet)
02-07-05, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Not according to my browser. I still get the...

Not according to my browser. I still get the Apache Tomcat page.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-05, 01:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,012
Posted By Xtrmyorick

A buddy of mine got a safety pin stuck in his...

A buddy of mine got a safety pin stuck in his tire in a race once. Ok, so it's not so big, but the crazy part was that it refastened after going into his tire. Seriously.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-06-05, 11:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 713
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Of course, a lot of danger in those videos is...

Of course, a lot of danger in those videos is based on the fact that the participants run red lights, go the wrong way down one-way streets, etc.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-05-05, 07:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,086
Posted By Xtrmyorick

These babies: ...

These babies:

http://www.performancebike.com/product_images/150/10_5119.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-05, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Look CX-6. I emailed them about replacing it,...

Look CX-6. I emailed them about replacing it, since it's still under warranty.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-05, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Crazy Pedal Adventure

So I was on course to do a nice long ride today when the wind and rain started falling. No big deal, I can handle that. When I was about 15 miles outside the city limits, I stood up to stretch my...
01-31-05, 11:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,593
Posted By Xtrmyorick

And can cause you to pull a muscle since you're...

And can cause you to pull a muscle since you're not used to the position at all and should theoretically be going all-out.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-05, 12:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,390
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Hey 55/Rad, do you want me to contact these guys...

Hey 55/Rad, do you want me to contact these guys for you? http://www.limblengthening.com/
Forum: Foo
01-28-05, 02:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,787
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Yeah, that'll happen sometimes. You really gotta...

Yeah, that'll happen sometimes. You really gotta watch out for those door handles. They have a tendency to open the door.
01-27-05, 11:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,027
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Ahhh, here we go: ...

Ahhh, here we go: http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=77137
01-27-05, 10:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,027
Posted By Xtrmyorick

He threw a hissy fit and left.

He threw a hissy fit and left.
01-27-05, 12:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,403
Posted By Xtrmyorick

That seems rather unfair to me. Kreitler doesn't...

That seems rather unfair to me. Kreitler doesn't want you to share a concern you have about the company and seek advice as to what you should do. It's not like you ranted about their service. You...
01-26-05, 11:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 671
Posted By Xtrmyorick

The best bikers can put out a lot more than that,...

The best bikers can put out a lot more than that, they just can't do it for very long.
01-25-05, 02:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Well, that's a total of $825. Tell him that...

Well, that's a total of $825. Tell him that you'll accept a money order for that amount.
01-25-05, 01:44 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,489
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Considering MSG was originally a velodrome (where...

Considering MSG was originally a velodrome (where both 6 day races and, surprise surprise, the Madison wre invented) I think it certainly has enough history to support an hour record attempt. I...
01-24-05, 03:53 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,489
Posted By Xtrmyorick

It's pretty much standard to set up several times...

It's pretty much standard to set up several times to attempt the hour record. You have to have officials there to verify your distance, and it's not like you can just call them up the night before...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-05, 11:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 845
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Yeah, but it's important to note that Litespeeds...

Yeah, but it's important to note that Litespeeds are also available in custom geometry (and custom-shaped tubes, which is pretty sweet) and if you have a Litespeed dealer in your area, it'll probably...
01-21-05, 11:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,365
Posted By Xtrmyorick

How'd he get a job there if he doesn't think that...

How'd he get a job there if he doesn't think that the most common double configuration is even possible?
Forum: Foo
01-20-05, 11:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 734
Posted By Xtrmyorick

My brother and I busted out UN Squadron for the...

My brother and I busted out UN Squadron for the SNES a while ago. Holy crap did we suck. We completed like 4 levels using all of our continues.
01-20-05, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 407
Posted By Xtrmyorick

It takes you 15-20 minutes to ride 30 feet? ...

It takes you 15-20 minutes to ride 30 feet? Well, 60 feet I guess, for the round trip.
01-20-05, 11:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,365
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Feck I'm good, just ask me?

Feck I'm good, just ask me?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-05, 11:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,616
Posted By Xtrmyorick

If you get the aquarack, don't remove the little...

If you get the aquarack, don't remove the little rubberbands from around the cages. They keep the bottles from flying out.... not that I know from experience or anything....

I'd definitely do...
01-19-05, 01:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 959
Posted By Xtrmyorick

While you don't need to perform a true max HR...

While you don't need to perform a true max HR test, you should at least use a HR monitor once to figure out if you're close to 220-age. I'm within a couple beats, so it's a good approximation for...
01-19-05, 01:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 920
Posted By Xtrmyorick

I think timmhaan has the right idea. I'd have to...

I think timmhaan has the right idea. I'd have to buy 4 or 5 Michelin Carbons, a case of Performance tubes (cheap and work well!), a couple Michelin Pro Races, a few boxes of bartape (putting on new...
01-18-05, 02:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 564
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Uh.... what?

Uh.... what?
01-18-05, 02:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,885
Posted By Xtrmyorick

I use these: ...

I use these:

http://sptimes.com/2004/02/14/Business/One_man_s_toy_story.shtml

Take the time to read the article, too. This guy's certainly got an optimistic view about how successful his toy's...
01-18-05, 02:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 564
Posted By Xtrmyorick

It'll make them less chaotic by letting sprinters...

It'll make them less chaotic by letting sprinters and their teams be the only ones up front for the last 3 km rather than 1. The way it worked before was that GC riders would ride at the front and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-05, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 517
Posted By Xtrmyorick

Gee, Ricky....

Gee, Ricky....
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