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06-06-08, 04:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 904
Posted By higgit

Cycling in Quebec

Hi Ron

I just want to thank you for all the useful info re: cycling in Quebec. My brother lives in Brossard and I want to cycle from his place to the Beauce.

Keep up the good work. You are a...
05-06-08, 04:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By higgit

Major squeak

2007 Roubaix Elite. Triple with a 12-27 cassette. When heavy climbing in 30T front-27T back and two adjacent cassette cogs, there is a major high pitched squeak. Sounds like chalk on a blackboard....
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-08, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 443
Posted By higgit

Tour de France TV Coverage in Canada

I discovered, much to my dismay, that Star Choice will not be offering 2008 Tour de France coverage this July. They do not offer the Versus Channel.

Cycling TV apparently will not cover the Tour...
04-24-08, 05:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,219
Posted By higgit

Canadian TV Coverage of the 2008 Tour de France

I discovered, much to my dismay, that Star Choice will not be offering 2008 Tour de France coverage this July. They do not offer the Versus Channel.

Cycling TV apparently will not cover the Tour...
04-24-08, 05:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By higgit

2008 Tour de France TV coverage

I discovered, much to my dismay, that Star Choice will not be offering 2008 Tour de France coverage this July. They do not offer the Versus Channel.

Cycling TV apparently will not cover the Tour...
04-24-08, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By higgit

2008 Tour de France TV Coverage

I discovered, much to my dismay, that Star Choice will not be offering 2008 Tour de France coverage this July. They do not offer the Versus Channel.

Cycling TV apparently will not cover the Tour...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-08, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By higgit

Cyclist Development in Local Bicycle Clubs

Not sure if I am in the appropriate forum.

I believe that one of the responsibilities of a bicycle club is cyclist development.

Golfers take lessons, tennis players take lessons, young bicycle...
03-31-08, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By higgit

Cyclist Development in Local Bicycle Clubs

Not sure if I am in the appropriate forum.

I believe that one of the responsibilities of a bicycle club is cyclist development.

Golfers take lessons, tennis players take lessons, young bicycle...
03-31-08, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By higgit

Cyclist Development in Local Bicycle Clubs

Not sure if I am in the appropriate forum.

I believe that one of the responsibilities of a bicycle club is cyclist development.

Golfers take lessons, tennis players take lessons, young bicycle...
03-21-08, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By higgit

Get Bike Lanes Through Activism?

I believe that most of us would concur with this goal:

"There are certain roads and highways in every community that should have dedicated bicycle lanes".

Does anyone have any experience with...
Forum: Southeast
03-19-08, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 663
Posted By higgit

Try the Hilton Head Island area. There are...

Try the Hilton Head Island area.

There are two good clubs:

Kickin Asphalt Bicycle Club (Hilton Head) www.kickinasphalt.info

Coastal Bicycle Touring Club (Savannah) www.cbtc.org/

...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-08, 04:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,317
Posted By higgit

Thanks for all the input. I think I'll stay...

Thanks for all the input.

I think I'll stay with my Eastons.

"If it ain't broke, don't fix it".

My son, who races, got them with his Scott Addict and offered them to me for $600. His team...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-08, 01:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,191
Posted By higgit

I have two bikes, a 9-speed (2006 Specialized...

I have two bikes, a 9-speed (2006 Specialized Sequoia Elite) and a 10-speed (2007 Specialized Roubaix Elite), and both have triples with 12-27 cassettes. I really like the 39T cog and do most of my...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-08, 10:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,317
Posted By higgit

I like my Easton Circuits very much. No...

I like my Easton Circuits very much.

No spoke or truing problems and they run really well.

Ted
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-08, 05:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,317
Posted By higgit

205 lbs on new Krysium SL Premium Wheels?

I have an opportunity to purchase a set of new Krysium SL Premium wheels at a low price.

At present, I ride a 2007 Specialized Roubaix CF bike with Easton Circuit wheels.

I am not a...
08-28-07, 06:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By higgit

Armed with your suggestions as well as the Deore...

Armed with your suggestions as well as the Deore XT 44-32-22 crankset and the 12-23 cassette, I went to my local bike shop and conferred with their mechanic of 15 years.

Together, we concluded...
08-27-07, 08:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By higgit

You clearly understand what I am trying to...

You clearly understand what I am trying to achieve.

I really wish I had a 10-speed set-up, but I only got the bike last December so I know my wife would definitely have something to say if I...
08-27-07, 08:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 691
Posted By higgit

Many thanks for all the ideas. I'll review...

Many thanks for all the ideas.

I'll review the suggestions with my local bike store.

I've spent the better part of the evening studying Sheldon Brown's website. There's a wealth of info.

Ted
08-27-07, 03:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 894
Posted By higgit

Hydrating and Nourishment

Hi

I add a powder called E-Load (mfd by Medion, Toronto) to Brita-filtered water.

I use one 22 oz bottle per hour of hard riding. When the ride goes beyond an hour, I use Hammer Gel at the...
08-27-07, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 691
Posted By higgit

Mtn Bike Crankset in a Road Frame?

Hi,

This is my first post. I am a retiree who has become addicted to cycling. My wife calls me obsessive; she's right.

I have a 2006 Specialized Sequoia Elite. My age is 68 and I do 50-100 mile...
08-27-07, 02:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By higgit

Mtn Bike Crankset on a Road Bike?

Hi,

This is my first post. I am a retiree who has become addicted to cycling. My wife calls me obsessive; she's right.

I have a 2006 Specialized Sequoia Elite. My age is 68 and I do 50-100 mile...
08-27-07, 02:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 625
Posted By higgit

Mtn Bike Crankset on a Road Bike?

Hi,

This is my first post. I am a retiree who has become addicted to cycling. My wife calls me obsessive; she's right.

I have a 2006 Specialized Sequoia Elite. My age is 68 and I do 50-100...
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