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09-07-20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,425
Posted By Leisesturm

No, it is not germane to this conversation. We...

No, it is not germane to this conversation. We can start a general thread about cell phone use but we do not know that cell phone use played any part in
THIS accident. TBH with this little known...
09-06-20, 07:53 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,425
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Let's also forget that there is no evidence that...

Let's also forget that there is no evidence that phone use is even involved in this sad event. But at least for a few posters, lack of evidence and facts, let alone laws are of no concern when...
09-01-20, 08:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 773
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

It's actually really steamy in goretex. Have...

It's actually really steamy in goretex. Have tried it a couple times and too hot. Would rather just get wet or not go
08-25-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,298
Posted By pdlamb

And to fuel those workouts, make sure you consume...

And to fuel those workouts, make sure you consume plenty of antioxidants, phytochemicals, bioflavonoids, and what other buzzwords did I forget?
08-10-20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,688
Posted By njkayaker

Yes. Turning your head increases the coverage....

Yes. Turning your head increases the coverage. The same thing is true for mirrors in your car. But since car mirrors are much bigger (and farther away), it's not quite as necessary,


No. This...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 08:01 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,065
Posted By MoAlpha

If the combination of skin flora and glove...

If the combination of skin flora and glove material is right, no amount of soap and water is going to make an appreciable difference. In that case, the options are a soak with a real bactericide or...
07-22-20, 04:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,823
Posted By livedarklions

That's not what I was talking about. I hate...

That's not what I was talking about. I hate these threads where people try to judge the actions of a dead cyclist. I think it's a pretty disgusting exercise where self-appointed "experts" blow gas...
07-18-20, 07:30 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,602
Posted By wolfchild

Change the tube, pump it up and continue riding.

Change the tube, pump it up and continue riding.
07-15-20, 06:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,823
Posted By genejockey

Even at 30, someone pulls a U-turn close enough,...

Even at 30, someone pulls a U-turn close enough, you're screwed. Nowhere to go, no time to do it in. A door, you might dodge, but a car?
07-14-20, 03:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,608
Posted By Toadmeister

I would recommend not being concerned with speed....

I would recommend not being concerned with speed. Instead focus on comfort and time outdoors enjoying your ride.

in time you’ll want to do more, further, longer, and faster.
07-11-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,422
Posted By DrIsotope

Just sounds like you outrode your current...

Just sounds like you outrode your current conditioning. Elevated core temperature would seem to indicate you got mild heatstroke/dehydration. Just keep drinking-- lots.

My wife does not manage...
06-18-20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 10,112
Posted By hillyman

I got no problem with speed. But a 20 mile ride...

I got no problem with speed. But a 20 mile ride is a great accomplishment and averaging 14 mph in 5 or 6 months is pretty dang good I think. Speed will come if that's the goal.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-20, 10:41 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,533
Posted By cb400bill

Let's not turn this thread into another frame...

Let's not turn this thread into another frame material choice/argument thread. Thank you.
05-24-20, 02:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,782
Posted By nomadmax

Ride your bike outside and stop watching the...

Ride your bike outside and stop watching the "statistics". You're at the point in your life where cycling should be enjoyable and make you healthy and strong for the other parts of your life....
04-21-20, 06:23 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,338
Posted By hillyman

Throw away the speedometer. Life is not a race...

Throw away the speedometer. Life is not a race unless your in a race. Just enjoy the ride
04-12-20, 07:23 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 9,305
Posted By gear64

I have few issues with MUPs in general. They are...

I have few issues with MUPs in general. They are what they are, a collective resource. Mostly an open green space with regard to the ones I ride here, and I generally expect the unexpected. I have no...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-20, 10:33 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,736
Posted By eduskator

They say there's no such thing as a stupid...

They say there's no such thing as a stupid question, but what a stupid question...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-10-20, 10:39 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 9,654
Posted By woodcraft

Flair: "a sense of style; dash" Flare: "a...

Flair: "a sense of style; dash"

Flare: "a curving outward"
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-20, 04:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 851
Posted By Ogsarg

1. start riding 2. move lever 3. see what...

1. start riding
2. move lever
3. see what happens.
4. repeat as needed with other levers/directions
02-07-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 5,969
Posted By alcjphil

Bike specifications are often subject to change...

Bike specifications are often subject to change during a model run. Something as simple as a set of tires can change overall bike weight not to mention the rest of the components. All this and...
01-31-20, 06:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,033
Posted By livedarklions

And more driving. If you look at the rate of...

And more driving. If you look at the rate of fatalities per million, it troughs during the Great Recession. Otherwise, it's largely a pattern of spikes and drops between 3 and 4 deaths per million. ...
01-31-20, 05:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,033
Posted By livedarklions

More drivers, more cyclists. More crashes. The...

More drivers, more cyclists. More crashes. The article doesn't contain enough data to get more sophisticated than that.
01-28-20, 10:00 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,404
Posted By genec

And right there you are exemplifying the typical...

And right there you are exemplifying the typical mindset of the average motorist when they encounter a cyclist "using their road." "It's all too overwhelming for the conditions..." SIGH.

Slow...
12-10-19, 05:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,876
Posted By livedarklions

I find the uninformed post-mortems based on the...

I find the uninformed post-mortems based on the sketchy information publicly available quite distasteful. This always degenerates into a debate over whether or not to blame the dead guy, and I don't...
12-03-19, 06:51 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 12,635
Posted By shelbyfv

P&R:twitchy:

P&R:twitchy:
10-31-19, 06:58 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 13,007
Posted By CAT7RDR

Route selection is critical as is time of day and...

Route selection is critical as is time of day and traffic peaks. You might also consider making yourself as visible as possible i.e. daytime running lights, safety vest and commanding the lane when...
10-25-19, 05:56 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,912
Posted By Milton Keynes

Those responsible for sacking the people who have...

Those responsible for sacking the people who have just been sacked have been sacked.
10-23-19, 11:22 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,544
Posted By livedarklions

He's backpedalling.

He's backpedalling.
08-03-19, 02:10 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,095
Posted By Vintage Schwinn

( SPINNAKER ) gave the perfect advice. You...

( SPINNAKER ) gave the perfect advice.

You are doing great. You are riding in JUNE, JULY, and AUGUST and you are riding in an area that is not flat.

Kitty, use all the LOW gears as...
08-02-19, 08:43 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,095
Posted By spinnaker

NOPE! Horrible advice. You know nothing about the...

NOPE! Horrible advice. You know nothing about the OP.

The only good part about it is setting a goal. But make it a reasonable one that you know you can attain . Pick a hill that you aren't able...
07-17-19, 05:55 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,853
Posted By Rick

People are not seeing what they don't expect to...

People are not seeing what they don't expect to see. I have trained myself to look for every sign, pedestrian, bicyclist, dog and rodent etc. This takes practice. When riding in congested areas I...
07-05-19, 04:42 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,162
Posted By MikeyMK

They have the right to the road, like anyone....

They have the right to the road, like anyone. They don't have to use the sidewalk any more than you have to use the cycle lane.

Yes they're a pain in the asre for you, I guess, but it is what it...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-19, 07:45 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,882
Posted By Weakbikr

Finally got a 16 mile an hour ride.

I'm sure this is unbelievably slow for alot of folks here. I've been close a few times but never finished with a 16 mph average. Well saturday I got my first at 16.0. Me and my father in law rode our...
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