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08-24-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 16,496
Posted By tg16

pointing out the lady in China is exploited and...

pointing out the lady in China is exploited and used is not xenophobic. She would probably say the same if she were free to do so.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 10,252
Posted By tg16

I do.

I do.
06-15-20, 12:31 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 8,760
Posted By tg16

If youíre looking for an enabler, Iím youíre...

If youíre looking for an enabler, Iím youíre source. Go buy the bike and as youíre leaving the store, get some new kit, pedals, saddle, other varied and sundry gear and top it off with the chain...
09-19-17, 11:35 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,128
Posted By tg16

Congratulations on the new bike. Don't forget...

Congratulations on the new bike. Don't forget pictures. Also, as soon as you feel you want to strike out into different areas of riding, you'll need to study the equations N+1 and n-1.
09-19-17, 11:26 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 23,668
Posted By tg16

It's also possible they had been doing something...

It's also possible they had been doing something they didn't want others to see and were afraid you had busted them.
08-17-17, 08:21 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 12,657
Posted By tg16

Why do I have to choose? Sometimes I like the...

Why do I have to choose? Sometimes I like the thrill of going fast and sometimes I like to watch the scenery. To quote two great philosophers:

"Sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you...
08-05-17, 06:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,972
Posted By tg16

I started Duathlon and triathlons. Since I've...

I started Duathlon and triathlons. Since I've been training for multi sport, my endurance has greatly increased and my short distance speed has increased. Train right and, in my opinion, the two...
06-30-17, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,801
Posted By tg16

The bottom bracket sits in an aluminum sleeve...

The bottom bracket sits in an aluminum sleeve that is attached to the carbon. If that sleeve is loose, it can be a real problem. Some say it can be re-glued, others say no. Mainly, see if the...
06-29-17, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,801
Posted By tg16

Check the bottom bracket and make sure all is...

Check the bottom bracket and make sure all is well down there.

Yours looks just like mine except color and mine was made in the US. The ride is smooth and stable. Once you climb on and go, you...
06-22-17, 06:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,085
Posted By tg16

Ha. I was thinking tracked but my whiskey types...

Ha. I was thinking tracked but my whiskey types fracked. It fits so I'll ride with fracked.
06-22-17, 05:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,085
Posted By tg16

Garmin. I need all of my activities fracked and...

Garmin. I need all of my activities fracked and I can make notes in Garmin Connect.
05-18-17, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,213
Posted By tg16

On days like that, my therapist (Jim Beam) did...

On days like that, my therapist (Jim Beam) did wonders.
05-18-17, 07:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,677
Posted By tg16

Tell your mom I said she looks like your sister.

Tell your mom I said she looks like your sister.
11-30-16, 01:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,210
Posted By tg16

My Kestrel is named "my Kestrel." My Bianchi is...

My Kestrel is named "my Kestrel."
My Bianchi is named "my Bianchi."
My Raleigh is named, "the white bike."
My Xenith T2 is named, "the tri bike."

I broke with tradition on the last two.
11-30-16, 01:14 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 14,788
Posted By tg16

I've heard it enough that I now, very politely...

I've heard it enough that I now, very politely and with a smile, ask if they can do what I do physically. When they hesitate, I point out that when they can, we will have a discussion. They will...
11-14-16, 02:33 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,699
Posted By tg16

Ahhhh, typical BF 50+ Methuselah thread with a...

Ahhhh, typical BF 50+ Methuselah thread with a bunch of crotchety coots gone wild.
11-07-16, 08:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,191
Posted By tg16

Cross training is good and required if you...

Cross training is good and required if you compete in duathlons or triathlons. Like any program running, you need to look at what your program is and look at the pace you need to accomplish your...
10-25-16, 01:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,210
Posted By tg16

Swimming is my weak link in multisport but I...

Swimming is my weak link in multisport but I think I may do a half IM in the Spring followed by a full in the fall.

How's the shoulder doing now?
10-20-16, 08:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,210
Posted By tg16

Ironman Florida.......You've got me thinking.

Ironman Florida.......You've got me thinking.
10-18-16, 12:33 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,315
Posted By tg16

I routinely ride and race a Xenith T2. It's fast...

I routinely ride and race a Xenith T2. It's fast and aggressive. As for light, it is depending on how much stuff I hang on it to accommodate my needs for different distances. It is a pleasure to...
10-18-16, 12:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,606
Posted By tg16

Down here in Louisiana our politicians don't let...

Down here in Louisiana our politicians don't let tightened budgets and austerity prevent them from making money for friends and family. Road construction is big business and we have lots of it in...
09-29-16, 12:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,524
Posted By tg16

I do some stretching as I'm putting things away...

I do some stretching as I'm putting things away and then eat a good breakfast. Orange juice is a good carb source . I do some chores then get cleaned up. Later that day I'll go for a walk to get...
09-27-16, 11:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,867
Posted By tg16

Do some research, ride quite a few and take your...

Do some research, ride quite a few and take your time. Buy the one that "speaks to you."
09-23-16, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,303
Posted By tg16

Sell those autographs!

Sell those autographs!
09-22-16, 12:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,303
Posted By tg16

I watched it and thought your intro was...

I watched it and thought your intro was ......unique.
09-20-16, 01:42 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 23,208
Posted By tg16

150 lbs. 61 years old 5'10"

150 lbs. 61 years old 5'10"
09-14-16, 12:15 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,802
Posted By tg16

I wonder if we could have the name of the forum...

I wonder if we could have the name of the forum changed to grumpy old coots?
09-13-16, 11:01 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,874
Posted By tg16

I bought an ISM for my tri bike. I didn't think...

I bought an ISM for my tri bike. I didn't think about it and it was dialed in for me with a RETUL fit. I trained and did 2 races still not thinking about it until someone asked me what I thought...
09-08-16, 08:16 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,603
Posted By tg16

I mostly ride alone. I used to ride with a small...

I mostly ride alone. I used to ride with a small group but the area we rode went under in the flood. Even so, we only did the group ride on Saturdays in the early early morning.
08-17-16, 01:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,488
Posted By tg16

+1 The competition still doesn't have the reach...

+1 The competition still doesn't have the reach Campy has in that regard.
08-11-16, 12:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,926
Posted By tg16

In addition to my other activities, I swim. ...

In addition to my other activities, I swim. Although the swim training can be a real workout, I find it helps me recover from the running and biking days. Would it be appropriate for your condition?
08-11-16, 12:29 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 38,138
Posted By tg16

61 and spend most of my time tucked in on a...

61 and spend most of my time tucked in on a Xenith T2. The rest of my riding time is divided between 3 other bikes that are all a pleasure to ride in their own way.
Forum: Commuting
08-05-16, 02:04 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,076
Posted By tg16

My wife asked me to fix her nephew's brakes on a...

My wife asked me to fix her nephew's brakes on a Trek mtb. By the time I was finished, it had a complete tuneup. About the only thing I didn't do was switch it over to Campy. Its a compulsion and...
08-04-16, 12:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,662
Posted By tg16

Yes! They are great tires and I used them all...

Yes! They are great tires and I used them all last year for some duathlons on some rough back roads. I really liked them and rode them on a Bianchi Impulso until it was time to change them out. ...
08-03-16, 09:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,030
Posted By tg16

I would still buy the bike as a get well present...

I would still buy the bike as a get well present to myself.
07-27-16, 10:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,615
Posted By tg16

I did a duathlon earlier this month. One of the...

I did a duathlon earlier this month. One of the ladies I ride with came to do it too and when I was on the final run, she passed me coming in the other way on the bike. We exchanged encouraging...
07-22-16, 08:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,558
Posted By tg16

Looks great!

Looks great!
07-06-16, 01:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,940
Posted By tg16

Leonard Zinn has some material at this site: ...

Leonard Zinn has some material at this site: Technical FAQ: Tire sealant questions - VeloNews.com...
07-05-16, 12:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 17,049
Posted By tg16

How many 50+ forum members does it take to screw...

How many 50+ forum members does it take to screw in a light bulb?
07-05-16, 10:49 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,987
Posted By tg16

Kindaslow This is what you get for you...

Kindaslow



This is what you get for you putting the "A Team" theme song in my head before noon.
07-05-16, 08:57 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,987
Posted By tg16

Everything aside...fixie, gears, age and...

Everything aside...fixie, gears, age and whatever, the kid threw down the gauntlet and all you did was pick it up and b@%ch slap him with it. I would have done the same.
06-28-16, 10:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,372
Posted By tg16

When I first saw the thread title I thought I...

When I first saw the thread title I thought I wasn't alone.
06-28-16, 10:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,928
Posted By tg16

Pro Smart Silicon.

Pro Smart Silicon.
06-15-16, 10:11 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,114
Posted By tg16

Both, it depends on what my mindset is at the...

Both, it depends on what my mindset is at the time. I train but I also take the Garmin off and simply ride for the thrill of it like I did last weekend with my 11 year old grandson.
06-07-16, 09:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,927
Posted By tg16

Very true!

Very true!
06-07-16, 09:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,463
Posted By tg16

We always make the best decision we can with the...

We always make the best decision we can with the information and attitude we have at hand. The wondrous thing about a decision like the one you're making is you can change it anytime.
Forum: Triathlon
06-06-16, 10:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,066
Posted By tg16

This site has free plans and will help you design...

This site has free plans and will help you design your own. BeginnerTriathlete.com - Triathlon Training for Beginners (http://www.beginnertriathlete.com/)

I just did my second tri and both were...
06-01-16, 08:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,310
Posted By tg16

I have Selle SMP saddles on 2 of my bikes and I...

I have Selle SMP saddles on 2 of my bikes and I ride an ISM on my Tri bike. Both of these brands disappear under me and nothing complains, hurts or itches.

As we change a fitting is a good idea....
05-31-16, 08:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,261
Posted By tg16

Thanks and I enjoyed the reports.

Thanks and I enjoyed the reports.
05-24-16, 09:55 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,014
Posted By tg16

I was running once and suddenly found myself...

I was running once and suddenly found myself airborne and then hit the ground hard. It rang my bell pretty good and I had a cracked rib. I went back to the place it happened and managed to piece it...
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