Search: Posts Made By: Gerry221
Showing results 1 to 25 of 99
Search took 0.34 seconds.
10-22-18, 03:20 AM
Replies: 2,841
Views: 332,543
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1007x492/screenshot_2018_10_22_dashboard_strava_1__1bcc946800226830bc4b6b4667d8d00da551f3f3.png...
10-22-18, 02:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 667
Posted By Gerry221

I am a larger gent too. I have used both. To be...

I am a larger gent too. I have used both. To be honest, not really noticed much of a difference.

If I was pushed, I would say I prefer rim brakes. Much easier to maintain. It's mainly road I ride...
10-16-18, 07:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 658
Posted By Gerry221

Wow.....

Wow.....
10-15-18, 03:18 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 5,646
Posted By Gerry221

Who cares what speed you go.... Fast,...

Who cares what speed you go....

Fast, slow.....it doesnt matter. what matters is that you are out.

I am not fast at all. I have other cyclists pass me and I pass others.....as I/they pass, we...
10-10-18, 09:51 AM
Replies: 7,250
Views: 2,064,184
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/347x488/screenshot_2018_10_10_strava_cyclist_profile_gerry_m__c11e31bd7ec1eea99297343eb5ff8746936abb7e.png
My Giant Escape 3. Love it. Great to...
10-10-18, 04:25 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,346
Posted By Gerry221

Nope, and would not care if someone did. ...

Nope, and would not care if someone did.

They are my bikes, and I love them. It is what I can afford. Suits me. Perfect.Didnt buy them for other people.
09-18-18, 05:24 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 5,646
Posted By Gerry221

I only have one pace.... Slow, I guess.

I only have one pace....

Slow, I guess.
09-14-18, 08:49 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,572
Posted By Gerry221

Guy might be an ass for riding over broken glass,...

Guy might be an ass for riding over broken glass, despite attempts to get him to avoid it. Also, might be an idiot for going out on a ride with no emergency kit.

But, I woiuld not leave a fellow...
09-12-18, 06:48 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,959
Posted By Gerry221

I am lucky, I suppose. As my wife never says no....

I am lucky, I suppose. As my wife never says no. she just doesnt. As long as I am not putting us in debt or spending money that ius needed for priorities....

In fact, she will help me get what I...
09-12-18, 06:19 AM
Replies: 2,841
Views: 332,543
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/722x705/screenshot_2018_09_12_we_pedalled_for_scotland_ride_strava_3__9be97f27a4ac0a08dd29b3cc197325c50651d4c2.png...
09-05-18, 09:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By Gerry221

Cheers guys... I did a 37 miler on Saturday...

Cheers guys...

I did a 37 miler on Saturday morning and just felt totally exhausted. this lead me to thinking about taking a few days off. I have a 70 mile run organised for Sunday. So I am going...
09-04-18, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By Gerry221

Taking a break....

Over the last year, I have done a lot of miles. Just started cycling last June. I must have done 3000 miles. From doing nothing to that and losing 4 and a half stone, I feel tired and sore.

Is it...
08-22-18, 04:06 AM
Replies: 23,672
Views: 2,178,185
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1280x1024/s50_5aa63cab0680fd2e02fbb6bbe9f82495544ab6d3.jpg
Great 52 mile ride with my buddy. Round Strathaven 50, be doing it again next year.
08-13-18, 06:13 AM
Replies: 23,672
Views: 2,178,185
Posted By Gerry221

Nice 46 miles on Saturday morning with friends. A...

Nice 46 miles on Saturday morning with friends. A few BIG hills, but I made it. The breakfast was worth it all.....awesome!!!!
08-10-18, 05:14 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,277
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x477/bike_778ed0112a3f7cea3539075913572884813cfc1b.jpg...
08-07-18, 04:20 AM
Replies: 2,163
Views: 386,259
Posted By Gerry221

That is one of the most gorgeous bikes I have...

That is one of the most gorgeous bikes I have ever seen!!

Stunning!!!!!!!!!!!
08-07-18, 04:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 607
Posted By Gerry221

Don't concern yourself;lf with what ring you are...

Don't concern yourself;lf with what ring you are in or gear....

do what you feel comfortable with. no point in grinding, getting injured or worse, putting you off cycling.

Ask yourself, "Why am...
08-06-18, 08:44 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 646,725
Posted By Gerry221

Absolutely amazing!!!! Such an inspiration. ...

Absolutely amazing!!!! Such an inspiration.

Total admiration.....fabulous!
08-06-18, 08:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 607
Posted By Gerry221

Keep going. We have all been there, well I...

Keep going.

We have all been there, well I have. First time on a bike, I went 2 mile and thought I would need a taxi home!

I am now doing over 40 miles, and loving it!

forget about times,...
08-06-18, 04:38 AM
Replies: 2,163
Views: 386,259
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/597x401/wilier_f87ebc906fb788cbc22a12af0075e4d0fb8b4370.jpg
Bought this 2 weeks ago....AMAZING!!!!!

Best 200 I have ever spent. Bargain of...
08-06-18, 04:25 AM
Replies: 23,672
Views: 2,178,185
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1280x1024/run_873c4d8a73be99952c9d82b7ad4ec6649c77a4a7.jpg
Nice 40 miles at weekend. Rain held off, thankfully.
07-11-18, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2,163
Views: 386,259
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x477/bike_d30fbac90211295aa710219f702c1ec24c18ef62.jpg
My new Giant escape 3
05-30-18, 05:07 AM
Replies: 2,841
Views: 332,543
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x480/20180529_193306_a68505e571418ef805e37ac8eb7b082eb5795252.jpg...
05-14-18, 05:12 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 195,477
Posted By Gerry221

Hi Elizabeth. Understand totally what you are...

Hi Elizabeth. Understand totally what you are saying. I was 24 stone, 336lbs, when I started cycling last year - Not even been cycling for a year yet.

Like you, I was embarrassed to wear clothes...
05-04-18, 03:41 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 646,725
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/480x480/hhhh_1b04ca4ff69dc9e88c310d81051374c7009df999.jpg
this is me after 4 stone loss.....still another 4 stone to go.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 99
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service