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Forum: Southeast
02-15-19, 05:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 99
Posted By Ald1

Honor Ride St Petersburg, FL.

Hi. Made it to Clearwater from the great white north for a month of R&R. Enjoyed the Pineella trail today and am doing the Honor Ride tomorrow. Any locals in for tomorrow? I'll be the guy with a...
Forum: Foo
02-13-19, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7,451
Views: 617,556
Posted By Ald1

Anticipating the road rash........

Anticipating the road rash........
02-13-19, 07:37 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 2,212
Posted By Ald1

What is cardiac drift? What is aerobic...

What is cardiac drift? What is aerobic decoupling? What is EF?

Well, I would be nice if the OP answered these questions first? This newbie would like to know.....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-19, 04:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 745
Posted By Ald1

I thought I heard that the first chainring...

I thought I heard that the first chainring replacement will be half price? Anyway, my issue with this is the fact Sram announced NO firmware upgrade to the existing Red Etap. When I bought mine I...
01-29-19, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By Ald1

Bump....

Bump....
01-29-19, 07:29 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,916
Posted By Ald1

Yep. IMHO Glycemic index is a great indicator....

Yep. IMHO Glycemic index is a great indicator. Processed salt/sugery snacks are designed to stimulate appetite. Are you old enough to remember the snake food ad campain "betcha you can't eat just...
01-28-19, 01:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By Ald1

Thoughts on new trainer?

https://www.orekatraining.com/

No price listed and it looks like it's in partnership with BKOOL. Interesting videos. Thoughts???
01-28-19, 06:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 719
Posted By Ald1

I have my Domane SL9 insured with Markle mainly...

I have my Domane SL9 insured with Markle mainly because I plan to travel with it a lot with it and it covers everything. Not cheap. Believe it was about $500.00 a year but, because I built the thing...
01-27-19, 01:02 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,255
Posted By Ald1

Check out the 5 day Tour de Pines always in late...

Check out the 5 day Tour de Pines always in late summer. Heres a link to last years info. Tour de Pines Bicycle Tour, Pine Barrens Bike Trips - Pinelands Preservation Alliance...
01-23-19, 06:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,880
Posted By Ald1

Any users with the new slimmer/longer one that...

Any users with the new slimmer/longer one that also has a saddlebag? How's that working out. Don't know if I have enough seat post left for the rear wheel not to interfere.
01-22-19, 06:33 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,066
Posted By Ald1

I'm assuming the VAM poll is in meters not feet?...

I'm assuming the VAM poll is in meters not feet? Please clarify as my Garmin is set to feet. Is everyone responding to this quoting meters? Thanks
01-19-19, 08:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,916
Posted By Ald1

To the OP. There is a lot of great advice here....

To the OP. There is a lot of great advice here. As a 66 year old who started back cycling less than two years ago let me chime in. A few years ago I was north of 235 lbs. When I took up cycling again...
01-18-19, 03:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 955
Posted By Ald1

That's what the back pockets are for. A little...

That's what the back pockets are for. A little connecting and image the cell reception improvement.....just what the overpasses........
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-19, 03:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,461
Posted By Ald1

I have no experience with Ultraglide but when I...

I have no experience with Ultraglide but when I built my Domane 9 I choose Etap and love it. What is the weight penalty anyway? The electronic is fast and accurate. You can also double shift with one...
01-17-19, 02:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 934
Posted By Ald1

Thanks for the info. George P has been in touch...

Thanks for the info. George P has been in touch to answer some questions. We have flown into Venice and rented a car before. Last year we stayed in the Lake Garda area and I used the hotel bikes for...
01-16-19, 11:28 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 5,227
Posted By Ald1

Correct, and would not riding two abreast INSURE...

Correct, and would not riding two abreast INSURE taking the lane??? and discourage impatient drivers from trying to squeeze by? thereby being even safer? I'm with you. I've cycled a lot and today...
01-15-19, 08:33 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 5,227
Posted By Ald1

No easy answers with taking the lane. On a two...

No easy answers with taking the lane. On a two lane country road my friend and I took the lane to make a left into a major college campus entrance. We were both signaling a left and in my mirror I...
01-14-19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Ald1

In the interest of accuracy....just after I...

In the interest of accuracy....just after I posted my agent called and said she was mistaken and the bike IS covered when in transit.
01-14-19, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Ald1

The plot thickens.........Well I contacted my...

The plot thickens.........Well I contacted my bike insurance folks (Markel) and the agent informed me that damage to the bike in transit is NOT covered. This is not what I understood when I picked up...
01-14-19, 10:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Ald1

Good point but as I already have my $$$$bike...

Good point but as I already have my $$$$bike insured by markle and I believe this covers the bike regardless if the airline knows it's one or not....also the priceof the case is in line with other...
01-14-19, 06:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Ald1

Okay, correction as I did say my primary reason...

Okay, correction as I did say my primary reason was to save $$$ in travel but upon reflection that's a close second. Was considering the bike box allen which would never fly as a non bike but do not...
01-14-19, 06:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Ald1

Yes sorry, I'm refering to that companies cases...

Yes sorry, I'm refering to that companies cases really the sub 62 case. My primary reason is for size and handling as Europe's idae of a mid size rentals are not mine and maybe save the airline fee....
01-13-19, 07:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 493
Posted By Ald1

Ninja Travel Case

Just about ready to get one, mainly for the airline savings, but would appreciate the resources of the experts here chiming in. Who has one? Good protection? First hand "no charge" for the bike by...
Forum: Foo
01-13-19, 07:06 AM
Replies: 7,451
Views: 617,556
Posted By Ald1

Ha. Good one!....Now i can't get the damn song...

Ha. Good one!....Now i can't get the damn song out of my head or that image ..........well I'm okay with the image..........
Forum: Foo
01-13-19, 05:34 AM
Replies: 7,451
Views: 617,556
Posted By Ald1

Speaking of "escape Velocity"........

Speaking of "escape Velocity"........
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