Search: Posts Made By: gringomojado
Showing results 1 to 39 of 39
Search took 0.03 seconds.
07-18-19, 07:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 366
Posted By jeffreythree

Heat just changes how and when I ride, not if I...

Heat just changes how and when I ride, not if I ride. I also reduce my effort on heat advisory day.
07-09-19, 02:41 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,337
Posted By Moe Zhoost

Any ride is a good ride. Miles are less...

Any ride is a good ride. Miles are less important than how often you ride.
07-05-19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By Rje58

Actually, seriously: LIFE is the leading cause...

Actually, seriously: LIFE is the leading cause of death.
07-05-19, 06:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,867
Posted By Irenicus

No kickstand, nope. I think most shops charge...

No kickstand, nope. I think most shops charge like $15 to put the tape on. Guess I could just buy it and look up tutorials.
07-05-19, 05:20 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By eja_ bottecchia

Fifty-three posts and no one has talked about...

Fifty-three posts and no one has talked about shaving one’s arms.

Shaved, smooth legs and massively hairy arms, like Robin Williams, looks odd.
07-05-19, 04:46 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,820
Posted By Rick

I don't have sidewalks in my neighborhood. people...

I don't have sidewalks in my neighborhood. people do walk in the road and I am probably one of only three people who regularly ride bicycles. We just wave, smile and go about our business. I have...
07-05-19, 04:08 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,820
Posted By Bigbus

I check the lane of traffic behind me and if it's...

I check the lane of traffic behind me and if it's possible, I swerve further out into the road to go around them. But if there is traffic, and it sounds like there usually is for the OP, I go in the...
07-05-19, 03:56 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,820
Posted By StanSeven

I used to be a really competitive runner with 60...

I used to be a really competitive runner with 60 mile average weeks for the year. Often that got close to 100 miles at peak time. I agree that sidewalks suck. Nothing like being really fatigued and...
07-05-19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,820
Posted By FiftySix

Same happens here. Pedestrians will walk in the...

Same happens here. Pedestrians will walk in the street with a sidewalk just feet away.

They do it for the same reason joggers do it. None of them want to pick their feet up but an inch or two off...
07-05-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,820
Posted By indyfabz

As I pass I often ask "Is the sidewalk broken?" I...

As I pass I often ask "Is the sidewalk broken?" I also tell men to shave their legs.
07-04-19, 03:30 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By Koyote

When I was road racing, I shaved my legs out of...

When I was road racing, I shaved my legs out of tradition.

Now that I race gravel I have hairy legs.
07-04-19, 12:52 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By Mountain Mitch

While the OP has a good point which seems to make...

While the OP has a good point which seems to make sense, the problem is that if you only shave one leg that side goes a bit faster and you end up going in a circle! :roflmao:
07-04-19, 10:26 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By VegasTriker

As a non-racer I asked a racer who shaved his...

As a non-racer I asked a racer who shaved his legs why on heck he did it. It couldn't be for a speed advantage as the physics of that made no sense to me. His answer made a lot of sense though. If...
07-04-19, 05:59 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By gnappi

"Supposed to be hairy?" What about Asian and some...

"Supposed to be hairy?" What about Asian and some North Atlantic countries where men are generally hairless? Compulsory / forced hair transplants? :-)
07-04-19, 01:57 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By subgrade

What is the world coming to? Men are supposed to...

What is the world coming to? Men are supposed to be hairy!
07-04-19, 12:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 786
Posted By Gareth

https://scontent.flhr3-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/36...

https://scontent.flhr3-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/36632324_10156106242538387_7823045774454816768_n.jpg?_nc_cat=103&_nc_oc=AQkKWPv3QxyRbDO2L31jQZkDBifisPtULhUOTucddESeKAla3gSf_OVHaMzG08VZxrQ&_nc_ht=scont...
07-04-19, 12:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 786
Posted By KraneXL

🎆 Happy Independence Day 2019

http://bestanimations.com/Holidays/Fireworks/4thofjuly/happy-4th-July-firework-gif.gif...
07-03-19, 09:32 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By KraneXL

Bad jokes aside, if races can be won by a...

Bad jokes aside, if races can be won by a thousandth of a second I'd say its worth it. But I'm sure its mostly cosmetic. Even so, imagine a swimmer with hair on his back and legs.

At least 50 % of...
07-03-19, 07:11 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By Homebrew01

Racers shave as a courtesy to each other, so...

Racers shave as a courtesy to each other, so nobody has to look at hairy legs.
07-03-19, 07:11 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By Bandera

Yet another Ignore: gringomojado Obvious Troll...

Yet another Ignore: gringomojado
Obvious Troll thread.

edit: Found that other lost Sock.

-Bandera
07-03-19, 05:57 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,493
Posted By shelbyfv

As useless as the sex on a bike thread but even...

As useless as the sex on a bike thread but even less imaginative. Not even a participation medal for this.:twitchy:
07-03-19, 08:07 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,532
Posted By livedarklions

The thing about exercise-related cramps is...

The thing about exercise-related cramps is they're most likely going to go away completely just as fast as they come on regardless of what you do, so all the folk-cures of cramping are most likely...
07-03-19, 07:12 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,306
Posted By TimothyH

This thread sucks.

This thread sucks.
07-03-19, 06:15 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,532
Posted By HerrKaLeun

I recently started mixing some "creme of tartar",...

I recently started mixing some "creme of tartar", which has potassium and Morton lite salt (sodium and potassium) in my workout water. Like 3g of creme and 1g of salt gives 700mg of potassium

All...
07-03-19, 02:03 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,532
Posted By jgwilliams

I had to look up what a charley horse was. I...

I had to look up what a charley horse was. I guess it's what we would just call a cramp. As they say, two nations divided by a common language.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-19, 02:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,218
Posted By Darth Lefty

This is America, you have a right to bare arms

This is America, you have a right to bare arms
06-27-19, 06:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,249
Posted By rydabent

Another advantage of disc brakes

Another advantage of disc brakes. With most discs they are open enough you can put a padlock thru the disc. That way at least a snatch and runner cant ride of with your bike. A padlock will fit in...
06-27-19, 02:28 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,631
Posted By xroadcharlie

I was using a steel rear kickstand, but the bike...

I was using a steel rear kickstand, but the bike fell over too easily no matter how I adjusted it. My new bike has a single leg center kickstand that is much lighter, more stable, and adjustable.
...
06-27-19, 07:26 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,631
Posted By fietsbob

may I suggest you lean towards a model with a...

may I suggest you lean towards a model with a mount for a kickstand , mount for short chainstay sport/race style bikes

would be by the rear Left, some now bolt directly on with 2 bolts Trek -...
06-27-19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,631
Posted By GlennR

What? Women can't shave their legs too?

What? Women can't shave their legs too?
06-27-19, 06:49 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,631
Posted By BobbyG

I have three bikes. My two commuters have...

I have three bikes. My two commuters have kickstands by the rear wheel. My old road bike has none. I lean it against things or against a curb, I will flip it over and rest it on the seat and...
06-27-19, 06:42 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,631
Posted By boozergut

I love the Greenfield kick stand. As it gets...

I love the Greenfield kick stand. As it gets hotter stops become more frequent. By the time I stop Im dripping sweat, my glasses are fogged up, and bugs are biting. I don't like groping for a tree,...
06-23-19, 04:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,461
Posted By Jonah305

Going from clipless to flat pedals

I've recently started to ride with flat pedals on all my bikes - road, gravel, vintage, etc. - and discovered that because I'm much more confident not being clipped in, I end up enjoying my rides a...
06-07-19, 06:29 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,489
Posted By Paul Barnard

The new breed of forum trolls have become so...

The new breed of forum trolls have become so unimaginative.
06-07-19, 04:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,489
Posted By livedarklions

Stop starting stupid threads.

Stop starting stupid threads.
06-03-19, 09:41 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 24,631
Posted By Dr.Lou

:D Actually I am just the opposite, I use SPF 70...

:D Actually I am just the opposite, I use SPF 70 or higher for chain lube. Smells much better than WD40 or olive oil.
06-03-19, 09:39 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 24,631
Posted By jideta

Way back when I worked at a real service station,...

Way back when I worked at a real service station, we practically took a bath in solvent. I'd find it ironic if it was chain lube that killed me.
06-03-19, 09:34 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 24,631
Posted By Fahrenheit531

So much for my "Which Chain Lube Makes the Most...

So much for my "Which Chain Lube Makes the Most Effective Suntan Lotion?" thread.
:notamused:
06-03-19, 09:31 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 24,631
Posted By dedhed

Meh, We grew up cleaning stuff with carbon tet...

Meh, We grew up cleaning stuff with carbon tet and playing in a superfund river.

https://cumulis.epa.gov/supercpad/SiteProfiles/index.cfm?fuseaction=second.Cleanup&id=0505024#bkground
Showing results 1 to 39 of 39


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.