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06-03-19, 05:17 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,131
Posted By Outnumbered

" Grandkids won't rememberh their best day of...

" Grandkids won't rememberh their best day of playnig video games. Take them for a bike ride show them how big the world is"
05-09-19, 08:19 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,528
Posted By Outnumbered

I love my Lycra padded shorts even at 62. I also...

I love my Lycra padded shorts even at 62. I also like the tighter lycra shirts as it is annoying to md at least the flapping of the t-shirt in the wind. I'm 6'2" and 200 lbs. My neighbors laugh but...
05-09-19, 08:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By Outnumbered

Gearing is a funny thing to understand. It really...

Gearing is a funny thing to understand. It really is.
05-09-19, 08:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,328
Posted By Outnumbered

At 62 try to eat right and exercise everyday...

At 62 try to eat right and exercise everyday wether it be biking, golf (walking), snow skiing, weights, hiking etc. Yes it keeps us healthier and physically and mentally younger than if we didn't...
05-05-19, 03:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,131
Posted By Outnumbered

Grandchildren will always remember the time you...

Grandchildren will always remember the time you spent riding bikes with them, they will never remember the time you spent on couch watching them play video games.
05-02-19, 04:30 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 19,906
Posted By Outnumbered

Mine comes from my wife, two female daughters,...

Mine comes from my wife, two female daughters, female dogs, female granddaughters. Being the only male I feel my user name.
Forum: Northeast
03-08-17, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By Outnumbered

It is free I have used it many times. It is...

It is free I have used it many times. It is listed as the Shining Sea Parkway North Falmouth Parking Lot on Google Maps and is just NE of the intersection of Depot Road and County Road. You have to...
03-06-17, 09:01 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,292
Posted By Outnumbered

Today was 7 degrees on my 12 mile commute to work...

Today was 7 degrees on my 12 mile commute to work at 5AM. New personnel record.
03-04-17, 08:06 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,743
Posted By Outnumbered

60+ How about Greg Lemond's quote "it never...

60+ How about Greg Lemond's
quote "it never Gets easier you just get faster" for the back pockets
03-03-17, 08:41 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,743
Posted By Outnumbered

I'd be interested in 60+ also

I'd be interested in 60+ also
Forum: Commuting
01-31-17, 09:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,375
Posted By Outnumbered

I have seen that a few times here in the NE. I...

I have seen that a few times here in the NE. I love it seems like I could ride in it forever. My wife thinks I'm nuts but it's almost like an outer body experiance.
Forum: Commuting
12-30-16, 11:34 AM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 70,273
Posted By Outnumbered

marcmkkoy (IL) __________________ 11015 miles YTD...

marcmkkoy (IL) __________________ 11015 miles YTD (Actual commuting miles)
augustgarage (CA) ________________ 8253.6 (10,472.3 total) [189/189]
Bizman (PA) ______________________ 7910 (8954 total...
12-29-16, 05:49 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,625
Posted By Outnumbered

Jacques Anquetil his first of 5

Jacques Anquetil his first of 5
10-27-16, 04:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 823
Posted By Outnumbered

I have a 15" length of old hose I cut and just...

I have a 15" length of old hose I cut and just hook up when needed in winter. I turn off the water from the inside and leave the outside stillcock open so when it goes below freezing it allows for...
10-26-16, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 643
Posted By Outnumbered

Gentlemen Thank You, as was mentioned by all I...

Gentlemen Thank You, as was mentioned by all I guess its not the speed I was looking for but better ability to shoulder, better brakes especially in the wet and just better ride overall.

1242...
Forum: Southwest
10-25-16, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,206
Posted By Outnumbered

Bike Shop OKC for Rental

I may be spending 10 days on business in OKC and was looking for a recommendation on a good bike shop to rent a road bike or mountain bike and any recommendations for areas to ride the mountain bike...
10-25-16, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 643
Posted By Outnumbered

Buy CX Specific Bike

Quick background I'm 59 started riding again 3 years ago, about 2500-3000 miles a year, started racing cyclocross last year, my ride is a stock steel cyclocross bike from Nashbar with Shimano 105...
09-07-16, 11:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,487
Posted By Outnumbered

Butt and saddle in the same sentence now that's...

Butt and saddle in the same sentence now that's funny.
09-07-16, 11:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,487
Posted By Outnumbered

Butt and saddle in the same sentence now that's...

Butt and saddle in the same sentence now that's funny.
09-07-16, 09:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,002
Posted By Outnumbered

Looks like a high of 78 low of 65, 10 kts of wind...

Looks like a high of 78 low of 65, 10 kts of wind out of the South. Perfect conditions for the ride.
08-24-16, 09:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,694
Posted By Outnumbered

Thanks for the review I am looking for a new bike...

Thanks for the review I am looking for a new bike that can tour, go on century rides, cyclocross races, commute and just plain fun rides at times. I can't find much on this as far as reviews so this...
08-17-16, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 792
Posted By Outnumbered

I live on the cape and have ridden this route....

I live on the cape and have ridden this route. This is probably the best shortest route there is.

You can save a little by getting off the canal bike path just past the Sagamore Bridge then...
Forum: Commuting
08-17-16, 06:35 AM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 70,273
Posted By Outnumbered

augustgarage (CA) _______________ 5635.6 (6649.6...

augustgarage (CA) _______________ 5635.6 (6649.6 total) [134/134]
Bizman (PA) _____________________ 4814 (5550 total)
dschue5 (MN)_____________________ 4295 (7351 total)
buzzbe (CA)...
Forum: Commuting
08-17-16, 06:32 AM
Replies: 3,369
Views: 124,238
Posted By Outnumbered

81 degrees very muggy and a 35 MPH headwind which...

81 degrees very muggy and a 35 MPH headwind which becomes a crosswind at times. Usually the mornings are light variable winds but today was a surprise. Unfortunately I left at the same time so I had...
Forum: Commuting
08-05-16, 07:31 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,356
Posted By Outnumbered

Night before, I pack lunch, make yogurt/fruit/veg...

Night before, I pack lunch, make yogurt/fruit/veg shake for morning put in fridge, pack work clothes in pannier, get bike clothes out. In bed lights out by 10:30, I get up at 4:30, down the shake,...
Forum: Northeast
08-05-16, 07:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,235
Posted By Outnumbered

This law has existed for some time now and is...

This law has existed for some time now and is nothing new. In the world we live in now law enforcement officers have to choose what to let go and what to enforce, too many laws - too many idiots. If...
08-04-16, 12:03 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,755
Posted By Outnumbered

Junk Miles - Time spent driving in the car and...

Junk Miles - Time spent driving in the car and not riding.
08-01-16, 06:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,002
Posted By Outnumbered

I did the century last year, it was my first...

I did the century last year, it was my first century. It was a great ride - nice course the gravel section is rideable on a road bike. Nice views along the way.
07-20-16, 06:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,045
Posted By Outnumbered

Funny helmet story. A friend of mine and I...

Funny helmet story.

A friend of mine and I commute to work by bike. I leave work first. One day he calls me from work and asks where I hid his helmet and basically is getting torqued because he...
07-20-16, 05:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,205
Posted By Outnumbered

Hi guys, My fist century ever at 58 years old,...

Hi guys, My fist century ever at 58 years old, last year was the Lighthouse Ride. Can't say enough nice things about it. Great views, well supported, friendly people. Going back in September.
...
06-16-16, 11:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,239
Posted By Outnumbered

I got a Framed Minnesota Fat bike in Feb. ...

I got a Framed Minnesota Fat bike in Feb. Although I prefer road at my age I have a blast on the fat bike in the snow, on the trails and my favorite on the beach. yes I know the salt will eat it up...
06-16-16, 11:14 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,179
Posted By Outnumbered

Congrats on the retirement, a year away myself...

Congrats on the retirement, a year away myself from making it a year of Saturdays.
06-01-16, 10:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 471
Posted By Outnumbered

Thank you I guess I will just stick with my 46/34...

Thank you I guess I will just stick with my 46/34 and 11/18 cassette in the rear as I do have headwinds out here.



I have found through my years that when you are open to a challenge on...
06-01-16, 07:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 471
Posted By Outnumbered

OK being new to this gearing change thing, then I...

OK being new to this gearing change thing, then I was looking to do this with the wrong answer. I was looking for the same/more speed with less effort for the same speed and same effort for faster...
05-31-16, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 471
Posted By Outnumbered

Front Gear Replacement Question

If i go from a 46 to a 50 in the front do I need to lengthen the chain and if so how much longer would I have to make it?

I am replacing the front gear (to give a different gearing a try) and the...
05-04-16, 06:13 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,853
Posted By Outnumbered

I commute 22 miles each day in the MA. Its cold...

I commute 22 miles each day in the MA. Its cold wet and miserable at times (the right clothes make all the difference) and the drivers get real angry when it rains here for some reason. At 58 if I...
04-26-16, 10:39 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,255
Posted By Outnumbered

Rain is by far the worst. I have learned to...

Rain is by far the worst.

I have learned to embrace the wind. I regularly ride in winds of 20 knots(23 MPH) here in coastal New England. Some days the wind has been gusting to 45 knots. Strong...
04-25-16, 08:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,018
Posted By Outnumbered

I get my blood work done each year at 58 the lab...

I get my blood work done each year at 58 the lab has total cholesterol as normal below 200. I think any DR that wants you to go on meds for your number is crazy.

To my DR for each med a person...
Forum: Commuting
04-25-16, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 70,273
Posted By Outnumbered

Bizman (PA) ________________ 2456.0 (2718 total) ...

Bizman (PA) ________________ 2456.0 (2718 total)
augustgarage (CA) __________ 2325.2 (2722.5 total) [58/58]
TexMac (TX) ________________ 2100 (2770)
buzzbee (CA) _______________ 2030.0
gregf83...
Forum: Commuting
04-12-16, 07:44 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 29,047
Posted By Outnumbered

I put gatorskins on mine and they work great. The...

I put gatorskins on mine and they work great. The Bontrangers would work just as well also.
04-05-16, 07:24 PM
Replies: 51,754
Views: 6,843,775
Posted By Outnumbered

Our local PD has offered their lobby to use for...

Our local PD has offered their lobby to use for craigslist transactions another option is the parking lot spaces by front doors which have multiple cameras.
Forum: Commuting
04-04-16, 09:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,489
Posted By Outnumbered

Its too old to ride when your body says so or you...

Its too old to ride when your body says so or you don't enjoy it anymore.

I'm 58 and can out ride most of the guys in their 30's that I work with. I ride just about everyday I enter cyclocross...
Forum: Commuting
04-01-16, 05:18 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 29,047
Posted By Outnumbered

I now have 5000+ commuting miles on my model. All...

I now have 5000+ commuting miles on my model. All of it is original except the brake pads which were replaced with stock pads and tires. it is 59cm I am 6'2" fits just right. Does double duty in...
Forum: Commuting
04-01-16, 04:25 AM
Replies: 3,369
Views: 124,238
Posted By Outnumbered

Thanks RidingMatthew crosswinds almost did me in...

Thanks RidingMatthew crosswinds almost did me in but I made it.
Forum: Commuting
03-31-16, 12:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,014
Posted By Outnumbered

Of all the drunk driving arrests that made the...

Of all the drunk driving arrests that made the police blotter the majority of them were between 5 AM and 4PM. I live in a suburb kind of disturbing since I leave for work at 5AM and come home at...
Forum: Commuting
03-31-16, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3,369
Views: 124,238
Posted By Outnumbered

Morning ride in with steady 20 KT winds was OK,...

Morning ride in with steady 20 KT winds was OK, getting ready to get exfoliated on way home by sand, winds are now 30 gusting to 43KTS so 35 MPH gusting to 48 MPH should be fun. At least the...
03-31-16, 11:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,691
Posted By Outnumbered

I had the same issues with Lisinopril then my Dr...

I had the same issues with Lisinopril then my Dr switched me to Amlodopine (5mg), issues went away. Started biking a lot more, diet change over a year or so, now eating well has made a huge...
03-31-16, 07:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,640
Posted By Outnumbered

Congrats on the retirement.

Congrats on the retirement.
03-29-16, 07:19 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,314
Posted By Outnumbered

I like others just like the data. Kind of fun to...

I like others just like the data. Kind of fun to look at it see haw I did. Gives me something to look at when I'm enjoying the cold brew at night chilling thinking about the rides.

Do I need it...
Forum: Commuting
03-15-16, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 70,273
Posted By Outnumbered

augustgarage (CA) __________ 1456.2 (1659.6...

augustgarage (CA) __________ 1456.2 (1659.6 total)[36/36]
bizman (PA) ________________ 1335.0 (1547 total)
buzzbee (CA) _______________ 1293.0
johnlp (AZ) ________________ 1081.8 (1508 total)...
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