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01-19-11, 01:39 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,649
Posted By Hammertoe

I guess we wait for the outcome of the Contador...

I guess we wait for the outcome of the Contador and Armstrong affairs....

I think Kloden in '09 should be red...

Does the trend look like there are less positives...

And does this mean there...
01-19-11, 01:18 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,649
Posted By Hammertoe

Old thread but thought I would bump it.... I...

Old thread but thought I would bump it....

I find this very interesting with the current investigation and it may need some updating...

I have not been here in a long time and if this needs to...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-05-10, 07:25 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 5,009
Posted By Hammertoe

Self employed... $14,500/yr for a family...

Self employed...

$14,500/yr for a family plan with a $5,000 deductible and various levels of drug co-pays...

We meet the deductible every year due to a genetic illness...

So I start the year...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-10, 09:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,540
Posted By Hammertoe

Right now I am not signed up for the ride... ...

Right now I am not signed up for the ride...

I do not know what is wrong with me mentally....

I crushed last race season with quite a few podiums and PR's...

After the Mt. Washington race...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-10, 09:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,540
Posted By Hammertoe

Right now I am not signed up for the ride... ...

Right now I am not signed up for the ride...

I do not know what is wrong with me mentally....

After the Mt. Washington ride last August, I went into a funk and can not shake it...

I have...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-10, 07:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,540
Posted By Hammertoe

I never did the 100k ride so I do not know if the...

I never did the 100k ride so I do not know if the roads are as rough as the 180k...

IMO you would be asking for trouble with a road bike and I did not feel the need for a mountain bike, so your...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-10, 04:56 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,386
Posted By Hammertoe

Looks cool... And when I was in shape I...

Looks cool...

And when I was in shape I could pull the "A"group along for quite some time and then drop them on hills...

It is all about the engine...
...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-05-10, 06:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 958
Posted By Hammertoe

I grew up in Rockville, MD... Wanted more...

I grew up in Rockville, MD...

Wanted more snow so I moved up to Vermont in 1994...

Now all I can say is...



HA...HA...........HA...HA.......
Forum: Road Cycling
02-05-10, 05:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,561
Posted By Hammertoe

That cord is all gone keeping the family warm... ...

That cord is all gone keeping the family warm...

The sig is actually a piece of a picture taken by my wife during the race up Whiteface Mountain in New York...
...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-10, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By Hammertoe

Good to hear... I wonder how their crash...

Good to hear...

I wonder how their crash replacement policy works...

During cross practice I was coming around a 90 degree right hand bend and the next thing I knew my head slammed into the...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-10, 04:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

Good for you!!! Let me know if you have any...

Good for you!!!

Let me know if you have any questions...

And good luck...

Remember to Enjoy The Ride...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-10, 04:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

Here is what I said after the ride...

Here is what I said after the ride...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-10, 03:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

What is D2R2??? Sandy Whittlesey, ride designer...

What is D2R2??? Sandy Whittlesey, ride designer says:



“D2R2 is one of the hardest century rides in the world…. We designed it by placing pins in the map where the covered bridges and...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-10, 05:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,555
Posted By Hammertoe

Great video... If you had stopped it looks...

Great video...

If you had stopped it looks like they would have rolled over and asked for some belly time...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-10, 05:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,315
Posted By Hammertoe

It is a saddle not a seat.... My saddle...

It is a saddle not a seat....

My saddle (Arione) is comfortable all day...

Other body parts breakdown on a long ride long before my ass...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-10, 04:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,409
Posted By Hammertoe

At 250 watts, every 10 lbs adds 5 minutes to your...

At 250 watts, every 10 lbs adds 5 minutes to your time up Mt. Washington....

With a finishing time of 1:11 that is a huge penalty....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-10, 04:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,098
Posted By Hammertoe

I grew up in the DC suburbs... My parents...

I grew up in the DC suburbs...

My parents and brother still live there...

I moved to Vermont because I wanted more snow...


Ha...Ha...Ha...Ha...Ha...Ha...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-10, 10:18 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,561
Posted By Hammertoe

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e211/Hammertoe65...

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e211/Hammertoe6566/img_30502-1.jpg
....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-10, 07:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

If you are a STRONG rider you can get away with...

If you are a STRONG rider you can get away with regular gearing...

I would think compact at a minimum. I rode with a standard triple but 11/34 cassette and still wished for more...

Some do ride...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 07:43 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 6,339
Posted By Hammertoe

That is the same gearing I use for the big hills...

That is the same gearing I use for the big hills around here...

My heart pounds out of my chest and I feel like puking at the top...

I just look at it differently...

I embrace the pain and...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 07:32 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 6,339
Posted By Hammertoe

Or maybe it is that dang Coriolis effect... ...

Or maybe it is that dang Coriolis effect...

Are you sure your wheels are spinning the right direction Down Under...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 07:29 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 6,339
Posted By Hammertoe

"It never gets easier, you just go faster." ...

"It never gets easier, you just go faster."

I bet you are getting better....and faster...

That's why it still hurts...


Edit...And remember to be geared correctly...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 06:30 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,997
Posted By Hammertoe

I believe 1982... Edit... I think I...

I believe 1982...

Edit...

I think I paid $350...

No one could believe I would pay $350 for a bicycle...

It was a lot of cash for a kid...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 06:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

I can honestly say D2R2 was the hardest ride I...

I can honestly say D2R2 was the hardest ride I have ever done...

I was in survival mode at the finish being shepherded in by another rider...

If I had gotten lost (like many riders do) I would...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 05:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

It's tax deductible....

It's tax deductible....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 05:46 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,597
Posted By Hammertoe

Sprinting... I have (or had) a pretty good 5...

Sprinting...

I have (or had) a pretty good 5 minute and FTP W/kg number but my top end power for sprinting has always been weak...



Most people train what they are good at...

Best thing...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 05:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

350...

350...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 05:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Hammertoe

Mt. Washington...

Well, the Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb filled 600 slots in about 32 hours...

Last year it took about a week...

The year before about 27 minutes...



Anyone here racing the...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-09, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By Hammertoe

i rode it once with my father... Him on his...

i rode it once with my father...

Him on his hybrid...

Me on my LeMond Maillot Jaune...

Certainly could not open it up...

Too many stop signs, road crossings, skaters, and baby carriages...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-09, 04:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,213
Posted By Hammertoe

Life will destroy your knees... You have two...

Life will destroy your knees...

You have two options...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-09, 04:18 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,652
Posted By Hammertoe

Are you sure Doris is the right term... ...

Are you sure Doris is the right term...

Maybe Betty...

http://world.std.com/~Jimf/biking/slang.html#B
Forum: Road Cycling
12-17-09, 11:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 575
Posted By Hammertoe

Bigger than a bread box... Smaller than a...

Bigger than a bread box...

Smaller than a Trico Case....
Forum: Road Cycling
12-16-09, 06:35 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,595
Posted By Hammertoe

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e211/Hammertoe65...

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e211/Hammertoe6566/kidstirringpot.jpg....
Forum: Road Cycling
12-16-09, 05:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,595
Posted By Hammertoe

As Ted King recently said... "Discipline"......

As Ted King recently said...

"Discipline"...



Although he was talking about pumpkin pie...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-07-09, 06:10 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,396
Posted By Hammertoe

D2R2... ...

D2R2...

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?457561-Deerfield-Dirt-Road-Randonnee-D2R2-Holy-with-a-pic-or-two

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e211/Hammertoe6566/d2r2.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-09, 09:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,352
Posted By Hammertoe

Snow pants... I will wear another tight...

Snow pants...


I will wear another tight under my thermal pair, long ski socks for the calf, knee warmers for the knees, also another leg warmer if really cold/windy...

If that doesn't work......
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-09, 04:45 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,366
Posted By Hammertoe

I was going to ride my bike today but...

I was going to ride my bike today but...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-09, 03:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,395
Posted By Hammertoe

Everyday is Christmas (or Hannukah)...

Everyday is Christmas (or Hannukah)...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-09, 09:43 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,210
Posted By Hammertoe

Why Do You Spit Or Blow Snot Rockets...

I have ridden with many who blow snot rockets and spit...

Even women...



I have never felt the need...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-09, 09:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,686
Posted By Hammertoe

Why do you spit...

Why do you spit...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-22-09, 04:34 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,756
Posted By Hammertoe

I love smoking, fatty foods and some of the...

I love smoking, fatty foods and some of the hallucinogenics I may have or may not have tried in my youth...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-09, 10:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 760
Posted By Hammertoe

Crazy warm up here is Vermont... 56F right...

Crazy warm up here is Vermont...

56F right now...

But have not been on the bike in 2 months...

Up 10 pounds...

Racing next year is slowly slipping away...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-09, 10:35 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,833
Posted By Hammertoe

I wonder if the visitor/user numbers have been...

I wonder if the visitor/user numbers have been down...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-09, 07:48 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,092
Posted By Hammertoe

I have everything I need... I will try and...

I have everything I need...

I will try and enable others to have a happy Holiday Season...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-09, 04:50 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,597
Posted By Hammertoe

You guys don't eat the peels...

You guys don't eat the peels...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-09, 05:27 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,666
Posted By Hammertoe

Arg... Too much change first thing in the...

Arg...

Too much change first thing in the morning...

I will give it until this afternoon...



Wow this font is small...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-09, 10:46 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,434
Posted By Hammertoe

Crap... Thanks for the reminder :)... ...

Crap...

Thanks for the reminder :)...



At a 2 pound a month loss I better get my butt in gear...

But Thanksgiving is next week...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-09, 08:17 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,434
Posted By Hammertoe

I am going the other way... 132 lbs during...

I am going the other way...

132 lbs during race season...

142 lbs this AM and climbing...

Getting back in shape is going to suck...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-09, 09:50 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,904
Posted By Hammertoe

Mt. Washington... You know the stats...

Mt. Washington...

You know the stats...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-24-09, 03:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,248
Posted By Hammertoe

XX is still new to me... And it may have...

XX is still new to me...

And it may have been stated in this thread but if I could not use my XTR then I would use the XX RD...

I do know the Road shifters would work with the XX components...
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