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05-22-20, 03:14 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

That is true which is why I apologized.

That is true which is why I apologized.
05-22-20, 09:26 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

downhillmaster...a quick review of your recent...

downhillmaster...a quick review of your recent postings exhibits a steady pattern of some rather negative commentary and responses towards others...I hope and pray whatever is troubling you gets...
05-17-20, 05:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,414
Posted By Jinkster

I'm no doctor but I've abused myself in many ways...

I'm no doctor but I've abused myself in many ways long enough to know that "Pre Anything NSAIDs" is not a good idea and will only mask the pain enough for you to cause further damage to your joints....
05-16-20, 06:42 AM
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Views: 736,751
Posted By Jinkster

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/brooks13_06599771decc10ce885c2fc8037a5473b871d248.jpg...
05-13-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

Pretty much did the same with mine minus the hair...

Pretty much did the same with mine minus the hair dryer and from ride #1 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) my B17 was more comfortable than my $119 Specialized...
05-10-20, 07:01 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

It got Christened tonight... ...

It got Christened tonight...

https://www.strava.com/activities/3432491737

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05-10-20, 01:13 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,641
Posted By Jinkster

There comes a day that we all quit bouncing and...

There comes a day that we all quit bouncing and just sort of go..."THUD" LOL!

My bouncing days are over...which is why I'm always keeping track of the softest places to land cause when I...
05-10-20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jinkster

Well Seth?...I'm an "every day is a blessing/live...

Well Seth?...I'm an "every day is a blessing/live in the moment" sort of guy and I'd like to think that God has given me the wisdom to know that at my age and state-of-health?..."Goal Setting" is...
05-10-20, 09:19 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

Well after yesterday's 16.97 miler I was...

Well after yesterday's 16.97 miler I was surprised at how good a shape my legs were in this morning and felt good enough to seriously consider maybe going for a 20 miler today but that all changed...
05-09-20, 11:59 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jinkster

First ride breaking in the Brooks B17 with...

First ride breaking in the Brooks B17 with Strava...

https://www.strava.com/activities/3425245132?share_sig=4B229A5C1589042512&utm_medium=social&utm_source=ios_share
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05-09-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 26,021
Views: 2,688,988
Posted By Jinkster

16.9mi this morning taking my new Brooks B17...

16.9mi this morning taking my new Brooks B17 saddle for it first serious break in ride...
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05-09-20, 07:27 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,153
Posted By Jinkster

Just signed into STRAVA! LOL!

Not so much to monitor progress or set PB records but just to record my rides and see if any gradual improvement does take place...in a very natural (don't push myself) way. ;)
05-09-20, 07:11 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,641
Posted By Jinkster

For the OP's (Wanderer) question?...increasing...

For the OP's (Wanderer) question?...increasing distance by 5 miles per ride when the first ride was 5 miles means you doubled and then tripled the distance in the first 3 rides...that alone is a...
05-08-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

Great to hear you weigh in Phil! :) I had to...

Great to hear you weigh in Phil! :)

I had to go back and see how long it's been since folks like yourself, Retrogrouch, bruce19, qcpmsame and others helped me out here and it's been nearly 5 years...
05-06-20, 06:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

My B17 Imperial Arrived!

and I couldn't help but chuckle when I unboxed it as I thought of all the comments regarding how hard a Brooks Saddle is and dang if I'm absolutely convinced they are cause mine was hard as a...
05-04-20, 03:41 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

Thanks for sharing that and a couple weeks of...

Thanks for sharing that and a couple weeks of hard?....will be a walk in the park compared to a year of Romin followed by a year of Toupe! LOL!
05-03-20, 02:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,142
Posted By Jinkster

Yes but taking a break from it to let my bow arm...

Yes but taking a break from it to let my bow arm shoulder recover....tore it up pretty good...ironically?..."Over-Doing It"
05-03-20, 10:43 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

Well after watching some utoob reviews that order...

Well after watching some utoob reviews that order changed real quick...went with the "Imperial" (cut & laced) B17
05-03-20, 09:12 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,639
Posted By Jinkster

Brooks B17 Saddle...Seat In/Initial Review

I'm excited because after years of wondering?...I just ordered myself a Black/Steel B17 Standard Saddle this morning for my 2013 Specialized Crosstrail Disc.

I purchased and mounted a Specialized...
05-02-20, 05:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,142
Posted By Jinkster

"Just Enjoying The Ride" AKA "Moderation"(something to consider)

It's been quite awhile since I posted here and two of the 3 bikes listed in my profile are gone...I sold the Giant OCR and gave away the Trek to my Son In-law which left me with my favorite of the...
04-28-20, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By Jinkster

Sometimes it's the little things...

Like small adjustments to seat height.

Long story short?...despite having my sit-bone fit Specialized "Toupe" saddle and?...measuring, setting up and making sure it was adjusted "to the book" with...
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