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09-30-08, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Hard to Peddle

Suddenly I am finding the bike much harder to peddle--I am not sure if it is me or the bike. Could it be that chain just needs to be lubricated?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-05, 05:09 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 38,190
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Merchandise manager for a mail order catalog.

Merchandise manager for a mail order catalog.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-05, 09:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 245
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Alyn Children's Hospital Ride

Has anyone done this ride? It's a 5 day ride in Israel and there is some off road cycling. I am exclusively a road cyclist and I am wondering if I am up to the challenge.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-05, 06:46 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,987
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I keep it in the family room in front of the TV...

I keep it in the family room in front of the TV propped against the wall in summer, on the trainer in winter.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-05, 06:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

If you like to ride and are interested in raising...

If you like to ride and are interested in raising money for diabetes you might want to check out the Death Valley Ride sponsored by JDRF. If you raise the $3400 minimum they fly you out and they...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-05, 06:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,759
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Always.

Always.
04-14-05, 07:48 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,935
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Thanks for the info, everyone! I think I have...

Thanks for the info, everyone!
I think I have finally mastered the farmer's blow!
Forum: Introductions
03-05-05, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 473
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Thanks for the tip. It is quite a ways from my...

Thanks for the tip. It is quite a ways from my house, but I often cycle out to Suffolk.
03-04-05, 04:31 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,053
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Hey, Metro, my sister lives in Maplewood on...

Hey, Metro, my sister lives in Maplewood on Oakland Rd. Do you know where that is?
03-03-05, 07:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,424
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I woudn't leave ANY decent bike locked up...

I woudn't leave ANY decent bike locked up unattended in the city. You never see nice bikes locked up--people intentionally uglify them to discourage theft. Thieves will take anything that is (or is...
Forum: Introductions
03-03-05, 07:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 473
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

There don't seem to be a lot of Long Islanders...

There don't seem to be a lot of Long Islanders around here. I have a hard enough time finding people to ride with.
Forum: Commuting
03-03-05, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I sometimes go from my house in Oceanside this...

I sometimes go from my house in Oceanside this way:
Nassau Blvd. to Marcus Ave. Marcus Ave. becomes Union Turnpike. Then pick up Queens Blvd and go over the 59th Street Bridge. It is definitely a...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-02-05, 09:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,080
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Tire Change Phobia

I have worked my butt off to become a better cyclist and have completed several centuries, so why am I still so intimidated by the idea of changing a tire? I feel like such a wimp, but I always have...
03-02-05, 09:40 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,053
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I am totally compulsive also. I figure it is...

I am totally compulsive also. I figure it is better for my OCD to manifest itself this way than to drink, smoke or do something else destructive.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-02-05, 09:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,711
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

60 minutes, 4-5 nights a week. Boring, but I...

60 minutes, 4-5 nights a week.
Boring, but I watch TV and eventually I forget I am even on the bike!
03-02-05, 09:05 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,053
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I originally started riding to lose weight and...

I originally started riding to lose weight and improve my health.
Now I am completely addicted!
03-02-05, 08:34 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,873
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

June 27th, 2004...One of the guys I ride with...

June 27th, 2004...One of the guys I ride with gave me a"push" and then asked me to give him a "push". Unfortunately, he outweighed me by about 200%.
I went flying and broke my collarbone
03-02-05, 07:49 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,935
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

hahaha! I never expected to get so many...

hahaha!
I never expected to get so many responses!
I thought I was the only one with this problem!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-10-05, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 946
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Yes, it does start in Babylon. I did the 100...

Yes, it does start in Babylon. I did the 100 mile version last year. The 140 mile version starts at Penn Station.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-05, 08:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 946
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Yes, and it's pretty flat. It's not difficult,...

Yes, and it's pretty flat. It's not difficult, as centuries go.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-05, 07:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 946
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

It's sponsored by 5 Borough Bicycle Club. I did...

It's sponsored by 5 Borough Bicycle Club. I did it last year and it was fun.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-08-05, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,385
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I have a Specialized Allez Elite and I love it.

I have a Specialized Allez Elite and I love it.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-08-05, 08:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 781
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I ride from my house on Long Island into...

I ride from my house on Long Island into Manhattan sometimes. It's a lot of fun, but you definitely have to be alert!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-08-05, 08:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 946
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Montauk Century

Anyone out there planning to do the Montauk Century in May?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-08-05, 08:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,397
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Last October I was on a ride in Death Valley and...

Last October I was on a ride in Death Valley and everyone got really spread out. Riding all alone in the middle of the desert is awesome--you feel so small!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-08-05, 07:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,578
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Yes, that is my concern! I just want to be able...

Yes, that is my concern! I just want to be able to stop without sliding and/or falling!!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-05, 12:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,578
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I really don't do any walking when I am on the...

I really don't do any walking when I am on the bike aside from the usual stops for bathroom, snack, etc. I don't need to walk in them at all, but I find that when I am stopped at a light I tend to...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-05, 06:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,578
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Do you think anyone makes a piece of rubber that...

Do you think anyone makes a piece of rubber that I can glue on?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-05, 06:26 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,307
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

In the past I have used them when riding...

In the past I have used them when riding centuries because I am paranoid about running out of water, but the truth is, they are a real pain in the butt. I hate carrying it on my back and the last...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-05, 06:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,578
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

The outside--to give some traction. I always...

The outside--to give some traction. I always feel a little unstable in my Sidi road shoes'
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-05, 06:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,578
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

bottom of shoes

Why don't my road shoes have any rubber for traction under the toe? Can I buy this at the LBS and stick it on?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-05, 01:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,085
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I don't know how "special" that makes me! I do...

I don't know how "special" that makes me! I do know there seem to be way more guys than girls seriously into the sport.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-05, 12:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,085
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Yes, it's true!!! Which part is harder to...

Yes, it's true!!! Which part is harder to believe? That I am a Jewish roadie or that I love the Simpsons?? I am definitely NOT a JAP!!!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-05, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

That's the one I have--I like it a lot.

That's the one I have--I like it a lot.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-05, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 899
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I have the CyClops Fluid Trainer. It's not...

I have the CyClops Fluid Trainer. It's not computerized, I paid about $235 for it. Very quiet, smooth ride.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-05, 04:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,085
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Winter is hard because there are fewer hours of...

Winter is hard because there are fewer hours of daylight. If you keep a trainer in your living room you have NO excuses. It works great for me because every night in the winter I rider for an hour...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-05, 03:54 PM
Replies: 26,995
Views: 17,158,239
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Specialized Allez Elite

Specialized Allez Elite
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-05, 03:48 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,565
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

44mph going down a big hill in the Catskills.

44mph going down a big hill in the Catskills.
01-14-05, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 758
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I sometimes wear a messenger bag to work--I know,...

I sometimes wear a messenger bag to work--I know, baaaad idea! I realized that this is stupid--I am starting to wear ir on the other side.
Doctor told me that I probably have a "fibrous union". At...
01-13-05, 04:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,042
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Riding in a group and riding alone are two...

Riding in a group and riding alone are two completely different experiences. I enjoy both--depends what kind of a mood I am in.
01-13-05, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 758
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

aching collarbone

I broke my collarbone this summer and by September it felt fine--I was ready to get back on the bike and have managed to ride with no pain. Now, 3 months later it's starting to bother me again (and...
01-12-05, 07:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,618
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Foggy Glasses

I find that if I wear my balaclava over both my mouth and nose, my glasses fog up. This doesn't happen if I only cover my mouth, but on a really cold day, it's a lot more comfortable to cover both....
01-10-05, 07:28 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,935
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

Runny Nose

I love to cycle all year round, but I find that in winter my nose seems to run nonstop. I have to keep stopping to wipe my nose! Does anyone else have this problem? It doesn't happen when I ride...
01-07-05, 08:06 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,336
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

I started cycling as an inexpensive way to lose...

I started cycling as an inexpensive way to lose weight--once I got hooked it did become very expensive. However, since I spend so much of my free time on the bike, I am actually not spending money I...
01-07-05, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

SDS, Thanks for that throrough reply. I will...

SDS,
Thanks for that throrough reply. I will probably glue something to the bottom of the shoe.
01-04-05, 10:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By Mindi Rosenthal

sidi road shoes

I just got a pair of Sidi shoes. Before this I wore mountain bike shoes. I am finding it very difficult to get going after stopping because the bottom front of the shoes have nothing to provide...
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