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12-31-10, 05:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,892
Posted By cat4ever

Nah, I don't do group rides where people listen...

Nah, I don't do group rides where people listen to iPods or think they need to eat an apple after the rollout. Litterbugs and iDbags. WTG.
12-31-10, 08:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,892
Posted By cat4ever

Maybe he didn't know any better, but it's...

Maybe he didn't know any better, but it's certainly much cooler to either be a prick or to say nothing at all than to educate.
12-31-10, 08:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,892
Posted By cat4ever

You can do a 5 hour group ride and not be in...

You can do a 5 hour group ride and not be in traffic? The only time I've ever done that is on a trainer. Then, iPods are acceptable. Kind of.
12-31-10, 08:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,892
Posted By cat4ever

Was the point that us roadies are pretty much...

Was the point that us roadies are pretty much pricks to anyone new and we like to think we're Lance Armstrong?
12-31-10, 06:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,892
Posted By cat4ever

If you are serious that one or more people in a...

If you are serious that one or more people in a group ride are wearing iPods, then I am absolutely serious. They are idiots.
12-30-10, 04:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,892
Posted By cat4ever

He probably saw the iPods and realized he was...

He probably saw the iPods and realized he was riding with a group of idiots so he went to the front where it was the safest until the ride was over.
12-30-10, 03:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,206
Posted By cat4ever

In southwest Ohio, they range from 10-25 miles...

In southwest Ohio, they range from 10-25 miles with the exception of Calvins Challenge which is around 100 miles.
12-09-10, 07:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,145
Posted By cat4ever

Old thread I made - awesome. So I am taking not...

Old thread I made - awesome. So I am taking not one, but two banned substances per doctor's orders and prescription. I wonder if by admitting this I am subject to bannination? Did not get TUE.
11-28-10, 07:27 PM
11-28-10, 07:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,808
Posted By cat4ever

Serious or being a stupid troll? You can get 15...

Serious or being a stupid troll? You can get 15 grams from a nice phlegm filled spit.
10-19-10, 04:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,630
Posted By cat4ever

This isn't slowtwitch and even if it were it...

This isn't slowtwitch and even if it were it still isn't funny.
10-13-10, 10:33 AM
Replies: 6
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Views: 733
Posted By cat4ever

Tried, yes. Had success with, no.

Tried, yes. Had success with, no.
09-29-10, 03:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,306
Posted By cat4ever

Do tell.

Do tell.
09-29-10, 09:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,045
Posted By cat4ever

Due to my schedule among other things, I ride the...

Due to my schedule among other things, I ride the trainer all the time and have been doing that on my 2004 Orbea Orca since I bought it in, well, 2004. Hours upon hours, sprinting simulation,...
09-14-10, 02:36 PM
08-18-10, 05:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,385
Posted By cat4ever

You don't get in trouble for having a dangerous...

You don't get in trouble for having a dangerous race. If that were the case, Indiana would never be allowed to have a race (unless no one from Indiana was in it).

As Shayne said, he was under...
08-18-10, 05:32 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 64,504
Posted By cat4ever

I haven't read any replies, but a 'successful'...

I haven't read any replies, but a 'successful' cat 4 rider is an oxymoron.
08-15-10, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 423
Posted By cat4ever

Use them then destroy them over the winter on the...

Use them then destroy them over the winter on the trainer. Buy Bontrager RXL pros next spring.
07-23-10, 12:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,145
Posted By cat4ever

It's not asthma. It's no big deal but I will be...

It's not asthma. It's no big deal but I will be potentially taking a banned substance.
07-23-10, 11:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,145
Posted By cat4ever

Therapeutic Use Exemptions

Has anyone had to file one to USADA? There is a high likelihood that I will have to even though I will never be considered a national caliber athlete and I will most likely never be tested. But I...
07-09-10, 06:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 542
Posted By cat4ever

2010 racing update

How many races have you done this year? How many more races are on your schedule?

So far, after a late start, I've done 19 races...all time trials as I skipped the spring road race season for the...
06-04-10, 07:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,117
Posted By cat4ever

Cyclocross is way up and time trials are up. Road...

Cyclocross is way up and time trials are up. Road racing is dying at higher levels. Criteriums do ok depending on the weather.
06-02-10, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,960
Posted By cat4ever

Huge. By huge I mean around 1.0-1.5mph. Check out...

Huge. By huge I mean around 1.0-1.5mph. Check out biketechreview's rolling resistance data.
06-02-10, 08:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,960
Posted By cat4ever

Bontrager Race X Lite Pro 23 with Michelin latex...

Bontrager Race X Lite Pro 23 with Michelin latex 18-20.

Absolutely noticeable gains coming from Kenda Kalientes with generic butyl tubes. Kalientes are close to the slowest tire ever, according to...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-28-10, 11:11 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,632
Posted By cat4ever

The old local throw down around here started as a...

The old local throw down around here started as a b+ group ride. Those who thought they were a+ took off a minute ahead over the same route. Because of the hard nature of the ride, the people who...
04-28-10, 11:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,555
Posted By cat4ever

Our main local ref has zero tolerance for...

Our main local ref has zero tolerance for crossing the line and I love it. When he first started officiating full time a few years back he DQ'd the entire cat 3 field. Well, except me and a few...
04-16-10, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 799
Posted By cat4ever

Not necessarily.

Not necessarily.
04-16-10, 03:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,422
Posted By cat4ever

Anecdotal evidence not withstanding.

Anecdotal evidence not withstanding.
04-16-10, 01:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,422
Posted By cat4ever

How is this going to help an eight mile time...

How is this going to help an eight mile time trial?
04-15-10, 07:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,724
Posted By cat4ever

I learned pretty early to stay within the front...

I learned pretty early to stay within the front five or so riders. This does three things; 1) You minimize getting dropped on surges, 2) You help create a break in the field and shed dead weight, 3)...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-10, 08:04 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,799
Posted By cat4ever

Anyone thinking a 30-40% gross margin is a sweet...

Anyone thinking a 30-40% gross margin is a sweet deal for a bike shop for a high end bike is misguided. High end bikes move the slowest. The shop is going to sell a dozen $1,000 bike before selling...
03-04-10, 09:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 920
Posted By cat4ever

No helmet cam is even more aero.

No helmet cam is even more aero.
02-27-10, 07:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,306
Posted By cat4ever

Job/wife/kids - plus, his specialty is...

Job/wife/kids - plus, his specialty is criteriums. There is absolutely no need to ride 20 hours in a week to prepare for a 60 minute crit.
02-27-10, 03:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,306
Posted By cat4ever

Personally, I'd screw base. By base, I mean long...

Personally, I'd screw base. By base, I mean long time at endurance pace. I would easy easy easy (easy) pedal for a couple of weeks at a gradually faster rpm, then hit the hard stuff. Leave the base...
02-27-10, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 720
Posted By cat4ever

Latex vs Butyl

Can someone provide mathematical data comparing the two (how much it the latex faster or easier to push)? For sake of argument we'll say 18-23 in a 23c Bontrager race x lite pro.

I'm trying to...
12-28-09, 05:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,413
Posted By cat4ever

Zero.

Zero.
12-28-09, 05:22 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,719
Posted By cat4ever

This is the 2nd recent DHEA positive. DHEA can be...

This is the 2nd recent DHEA positive. DHEA can be bought at the local grocery without prescription in the US. The last I read, it was classified a steroid in Canada, but here you can get it cheap and...
11-25-09, 05:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,947
Posted By cat4ever

I've raced and wrecked my Orca a bunch of times....

I've raced and wrecked my Orca a bunch of times. Big deal. Buy a cheap AL bike.
11-17-09, 11:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,377
Posted By cat4ever

Okay, so the range is tilde 40. Happy?

Okay, so the range is tilde 40. Happy?
11-16-09, 05:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,377
Posted By cat4ever

Okay, now with a relevant post. My 15 minute...

Okay, now with a relevant post. My 15 minute highs are +/- 40 watts over my 50+ minute highs in time trials. That's comparing the 10k time trials to the 40k's I've done.
11-16-09, 05:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,377
Posted By cat4ever

Oh great, you're getting a power meter. Crap for...

Oh great, you're getting a power meter. Crap for me.
Nice job yesterday!
11-12-09, 07:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 967
Posted By cat4ever

Why is anyone riding 2+ hours on a tt bike? Do...

Why is anyone riding 2+ hours on a tt bike? Do you have 2+ hour time trials? :eek:
11-12-09, 07:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 967
Posted By cat4ever

I have an ISM saddle, so the answer is that I'm...

I have an ISM saddle, so the answer is that I'm not comfy but I'm also not numb in the junk.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-09, 09:02 AM
10-07-09, 09:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By cat4ever

I'm just asking for suggestions, not specific...

I'm just asking for suggestions, not specific coaching advice. The "days off" will vary due to a haphazard schedule (last week, I rode zero miles in zero hours). This week I had two and a half hours...
10-07-09, 07:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By cat4ever

5 days per week and 1 to 1.5 hours per day is...

5 days per week and 1 to 1.5 hours per day is what reality is giving me.
10-07-09, 07:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By cat4ever

Suggestions for minimal daily riding

Fact 1 - I only have so much time per day to ride
Fact 2 - I only care about time trials

I only intend to race my bike no longer than 54 minutes at a time. This bodes well since I really only...
08-27-09, 05:36 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,074
Posted By cat4ever

8 wins including state tt. 10 (maybe) more races...

8 wins including state tt. 10 (maybe) more races to go.

Did horrible in the spring road race series. Did poorly at the 3 crits I did. So I bought a cross bike.
08-27-09, 05:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,018
Posted By cat4ever

DNF'ing three times in one day would be the end...

DNF'ing three times in one day would be the end of me. Hey, you did ask how I would handle it. Not well is my answer. :innocent:
08-20-09, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By cat4ever

I was at Harbin Park last night for training....

I was at Harbin Park last night for training. Probably 30 people were there of all abilities. Will be there next Wednesday too.
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