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05-03-17, 03:58 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 10,887
Posted By Notgrownup

Pepper spray the beeatches

Pepper spray the beeatches
05-03-17, 03:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,328
Posted By Notgrownup

Depending on your Rx, some frames can't accept...

Depending on your Rx, some frames can't accept some high strength ones...too much curvature sometimes. I like Ray bans Daddy-O's, I use them fir cycling and motorcycling.
05-03-17, 05:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 772
Posted By Notgrownup

Ulcerative colitis here and RA is a side effect,...

Ulcerative colitis here and RA is a side effect, riding really helps although I have not really been able to use the bike yet...
04-27-16, 05:00 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 9,431
Posted By Notgrownup

And smell like a baby...

And smell like a baby...
04-25-16, 04:56 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 9,431
Posted By Notgrownup

Drivers are way too dangerous out here in the...

Drivers are way too dangerous out here in the country so No, physically yes I could I can pedal far but it would be hard to get glean at work. It would stink in my office... Lol.
Forum: Foo
04-25-16, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,035
Posted By Notgrownup

Get the app. Hotel tonight , last minute sell...

Get the app. Hotel tonight , last minute sell off of rooms
Forum: Introductions
06-19-15, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By Notgrownup

Nice bike, I almost bought one this year but got...

Nice bike, I almost bought one this year but got a bit better deal on a Madone... Still Synapse was a nice ride....
Forum: Commuting
06-12-15, 05:32 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,327
Posted By Notgrownup

The best one is the one you actually put on your...

The best one is the one you actually put on your head. I had a crash on my first ride on the highway when I bought my CAAD and was wearing a Walmart bought $15 bell helmet and it saved my head, threw...
06-12-15, 05:21 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 15,884
Posted By Notgrownup

At first I thought it was but now I don't give a...

At first I thought it was but now I don't give a rats A$$. The chamois is more comfortable but you can use a chamois liner short and wear baggy shorts over them...I don't go anywhere else but on my...
06-12-15, 05:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,557
Posted By Notgrownup

So I didn't see if the LBS has stepped up to help...

So I didn't see if the LBS has stepped up to help you or gave you even asked yet? I will admit I haven't read all the replies but give your LBS store Manager a chance to make it right...
06-12-15, 05:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 653
Posted By Notgrownup

Test ride them, if you don't like the way they...

Test ride them, if you don't like the way they feel don't buy it...doesn't matter how much it costs. If you don't like the way it rides it ain't worth a crap...
Forum: Foo
05-29-15, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 622
Posted By Notgrownup

Monaco , south of France and the Alps are on my...

Monaco , south of France and the Alps are on my bucket list....My family originates from around Montpellier France. There is a region just north of there with my family name.
Forum: Foo
05-24-15, 07:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 622
Posted By Notgrownup

I thought it was a funny finish, I wanted Vettel...

I thought it was a funny finish, I wanted Vettel to pass Rosberg but I would rather see Nico win that !ewis...
Forum: Commuting
05-23-15, 08:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,684
Posted By Notgrownup

I know not top of the line but I have the Forte...

I know not top of the line but I have the Forte Campus pedals and I like them,
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-15, 07:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 889
Posted By Notgrownup

That Allez is a nice deal

That Allez is a nice deal
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-15, 07:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 889
Posted By Notgrownup

The century 2 is nice

The century 2 is nice
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-15, 04:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 889
Posted By Notgrownup

Have you looked around for used bikes ...you can...

Have you looked around for used bikes ...you can get pa nice used bike with a little searching. Expand your search to Mississauga and GTA
05-21-15, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,308
Posted By Notgrownup

I was looking at Carbon frames but I ended up...

I was looking at Carbon frames but I ended up with a Madone 2.1 with 105...I love the geometry and feel of the bike. I had a CAAD8 and for me the Madone is way more comfortable and easy to handle...
Forum: Commuting
05-21-15, 12:38 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,444
Posted By Notgrownup

You have to feel good and comfortable about what...

You have to feel good and comfortable about what you ride. I is ultimately your choice. Don't let anyone tell you otherwise.
05-21-15, 04:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,898
Posted By Notgrownup

I use the Fore campus pedals with MTB shoes ,...

I use the Fore campus pedals with MTB shoes , they work pretty good for me and I can hop on with regular shoes anytime.
Forum: Commuting
05-20-15, 07:38 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,444
Posted By Notgrownup

When I lived in Don Mills I worked there and...

When I lived in Don Mills I worked there and commuted after work to avenue rd almost every night to St Hubert's, I barely sweat then... Eastern NC is a tad more Humid than Toronto....Sometimes it's a...
05-19-15, 04:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,524
Posted By Notgrownup

I was wY off on the 62cm but I will tell you that...

I was wY off on the 62cm but I will tell you that it will be money well spent to buy a bike that fits you right...I just did...
Look on eBay, also you might get lucky.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-15, 05:33 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 7,733
Posted By Notgrownup

$200 for a jersey? Holy crap....

$200 for a jersey? Holy crap....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-15, 05:29 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 7,733
Posted By Notgrownup

We left NC, spent night 1 in Memphis then 3 days...

We left NC, spent night 1 in Memphis then 3 days in Houston then 3 days in the Bayou & NO. You are right , I was comparing it to here in NC...next time I go, I am bypassing NO and going to the...
05-19-15, 04:59 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,720
Posted By Notgrownup

When I was a kid I smoke and a buddy and I...

When I was a kid I smoke and a buddy and I bicycle camped all over the province in the summer...I guess our lungs were stronger then but I quit 12 or 13 years ago and am o happy...My lung capacity I...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-15, 04:54 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 7,733
Posted By Notgrownup

Just go faster, the wind will help evaporate the...

Just go faster, the wind will help evaporate the sweat quicker....works on my Harley anyway.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-15, 04:52 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 7,733
Posted By Notgrownup

I am pretty sure Houston's humidity and heat is...

I am pretty sure Houston's humidity and heat is worse than hours....when I went there it was anyway....worse I ever felt.
Forum: Commuting
05-19-15, 04:40 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,444
Posted By Notgrownup

I wish I could commute to work, it's way too hot...

I wish I could commute to work, it's way too hot n humid here and we have no showers at works...I can just smell myself thinking about it.....
05-18-15, 06:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,524
Posted By Notgrownup

Get you a 62cm Secteur and get some HD wheels. ...

Get you a 62cm Secteur and get some HD wheels. Surly also makes a big'on....I think KHS Aldo makes a Bid'on.
Forum: Commuting
05-18-15, 06:14 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,444
Posted By Notgrownup

Cyclecross Tabarnak ...best of both words, speed,...

Cyclecross Tabarnak ...best of both words, speed, semi big tires. Comfort,
05-18-15, 06:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,118
Posted By Notgrownup

Wet Canuck...what about that ...fellow Canuck.

Wet Canuck...what about that ...fellow Canuck.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-15, 06:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,215
Posted By Notgrownup

Test ride both....take it on a few rides...

Test ride both....take it on a few rides alternate both and see what feels better to you, I don't care for disk, and the difference between the Tiagra and 105 is minimal at best from what I hear...
05-17-15, 05:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,118
Posted By Notgrownup

Damn IPad, fixes my words all the time....fixed...

Damn IPad, fixes my words all the time....fixed it though...I really wanted a Synapse but the price difference was $500 because Trek had a leftover 2014 so it pushed me over. Not a died hard...
05-16-15, 06:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,118
Posted By Notgrownup

The young lady I sold the undersized bike to was...

The young lady I sold the undersized bike to was a perfect fit for it and she.is loving it.
05-16-15, 05:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,118
Posted By Notgrownup

Finally got some right sized pictures to post....

Finally got some right sized pictures to post. This was on my 10 mile ride this morning...if you look closely there is a chicken behind the front wheel. It was just clucking around... Good ol country...
05-16-15, 05:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By Notgrownup

I have padded gloves also but that padding is...

I have padded gloves also but that padding is almost null
05-15-15, 07:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By Notgrownup

I love the bube because it makes the bar bigger...

I love the bube because it makes the bar bigger and more comfortable to hold, you can put the tube then the gel then the tape, that's what I had on my CAAD8 and it was awesome...
05-15-15, 04:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By Notgrownup

Get a inner tube , cut it in like 1" or 1.5" wide...

Get a inner tube , cut it in like 1" or 1.5" wide sits, wrap it around the bar then use the bar tape.
Replies: 6
Views: 1,611
Posted By Notgrownup

It goes to show, never give up....there is always...

It goes to show, never give up....there is always a way and we can adapt....We complain about little stuff and look what that guy does with no hands...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-14-15, 04:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,074
Posted By Notgrownup

I recently test rode 2 Trek bikes, Domane with...

I recently test rode 2 Trek bikes, Domane with Tiagra & Madone with 105. Both were leftovers,both brand new bikes. Took 2 2 mile rides on each and really couldn't tell the difference much, I actually...
05-13-15, 05:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,544
Posted By Notgrownup

Adds up, I just did 10 miles after work today,...

Adds up, I just did 10 miles after work today, kept a really high cadence....pushed a but more but not too much to make me hurt, only my 4 th ride since a year..love. The new Madone, damn it's a...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-15, 04:52 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 21,590
Posted By Notgrownup

Zelco....actually it was a POS. lol

Zelco....actually it was a POS. lol
05-10-15, 06:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,544
Posted By Notgrownup

I carry 2 bottles even for 10 miles... My max...

I carry 2 bottles even for 10 miles... My max ride was last year 28 miles, this year, new bike, better fit, I will try a 50 mile ride by the end of the year, I just bought a Thule strap on aluminum...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-10-15, 06:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,607
Posted By Notgrownup

I get free diabetic ankle socks and they work...

I get free diabetic ankle socks and they work great, I tried wool but like the free ones better, they wick away good....I might get some different wool ones and try. Free is so good though.
05-10-15, 06:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By Notgrownup

Some bike shop have gel with color seat...

Some bike shop have gel with color seat selectors, you sit on it and it shows how wide the ischial bones are and help get the proper size seat. 2 years ago I was 275 and got measured, it was a good...
Forum: Commuting
05-10-15, 05:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,850
Posted By Notgrownup

The people that make fun of you are the idiots....

The people that make fun of you are the idiots. Ride and enjoy the benefits.
Forum: Commuting
05-09-15, 09:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,238
Posted By Notgrownup

Urbania would be my pick

Urbania would be my pick
05-09-15, 04:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 688
Posted By Notgrownup

Yeah, like I said I have not heard them ping like...

Yeah, like I said I have not heard them ping like the ones on my CAAD8, I feel pretty good about them for now.
05-08-15, 04:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 688
Posted By Notgrownup

Ain't gonna carry my big a$$

Ain't gonna carry my big a$$
05-08-15, 08:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 688
Posted By Notgrownup

I hope they are, will save me some dough for...

I hope they are, will save me some dough for sure... Will look at diffrent tire...I might put the 25x700 zaffiro from my other wheeler on to try...
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