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07-30-12, 04:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,907
Posted By Hornbiker

That was fantastic. Wish there were more of...

That was fantastic. Wish there were more of these, especially from bigger sprints with more on the line, lots of competing lead outs, bigger field...
07-11-12, 04:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By Hornbiker

Yeah, spy photos. Sure. That, and the fact that...

Yeah, spy photos. Sure. That, and the fact that he's been an incredibly good time trialist for quite some time now, with only a couple of off performances. The guy is going to be angry and flying....
07-09-12, 08:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,485
Posted By Hornbiker

Really interested to see how he does in the...

Really interested to see how he does in the Vuelta. He has such an attacking style, I think he would have animated the heck out of the mountain stages in this Tour, and I would assume he's gotten his...
06-20-12, 05:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,630
Posted By Hornbiker

But I guess if I'm going to tease, I should throw...

But I guess if I'm going to tease, I should throw out some predictions too.
Yellow: Wiggo (but I prefer Evans)

Green: Hmm. Usually Cav would be a no-brainer, but now that he's lost weight he and...
06-20-12, 05:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,630
Posted By Hornbiker

Evans as an early favorite for the KOM jersey?...

Evans as an early favorite for the KOM jersey? Really??? I'm gonna go out on a limb here and say that won't happen. :D
06-13-12, 02:59 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,716
Posted By Hornbiker

Oh, for God's sake, people. The April Fool's joke...

Oh, for God's sake, people. The April Fool's joke that never ends. http://velonews.competitor.com/2012/04/news/lance-armstrong-to-return-to-pro-peloton-to-sharpen-his-fitness-for-ironman_211554 Check...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-11, 10:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By Hornbiker

Ha, wish it was that easy! I wasn't clear. What I...

Ha, wish it was that easy! I wasn't clear. What I mean is that when I am pushing myself as hard as I can without blowing up, on the same exact mountain route, seemingly randomly my performance...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-11, 10:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By Hornbiker

Yes, but then my results wouldn't suffer from...

Yes, but then my results wouldn't suffer from it... would they
? BTW, I don't worry overmuch about my heat rate, it's just this keeps happening and I feel like crap when it does.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-11, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By Hornbiker

Causes of lower heart rate?

The last couple of months, my heart rate (while riding) has been strange. What's normal for me is about 165-168 sustainable on long climbs, with a max around 173 (which I can only hold for 20-30...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-11, 10:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,254
Posted By Hornbiker

Ha! This just happened to me today on a ~9 mile...

Ha! This just happened to me today on a ~9 mile climb up a nearby mountain. My heart rate was about 10 beats lower than usual and I felt awful, so I just lowered my expectations (heh). Realized it...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-04-11, 05:47 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,887
Posted By Hornbiker

Good god, this thread is nasty. Now I know why so...

Good god, this thread is nasty. Now I know why so often on group rides there's a stinky That Guy. Apparently there are a lot more That Guys out there than I ever imagined. *shudder*
Forum: Road Cycling
08-03-11, 11:07 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,069
Posted By Hornbiker

Whether you catch up to her or not, I bet there...

Whether you catch up to her or not, I bet there are aspects of cycling you're better at. My husband and I ride together, and we're both highly competitive. We have about the same weight difference as...
07-25-11, 04:06 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,803
Posted By Hornbiker

From what I've read, Andy just isn't as...

From what I've read, Andy just isn't as regimented in his training as others (AC, Cadel, etc.). Example: only one ITT this Tour, and Andy knows this is a big weakness for him. Does he recon it ahead?...
07-21-11, 02:16 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 7,694
Posted By Hornbiker

Yup, that's what I was referring to. Kind of...

Yup, that's what I was referring to. Kind of strange.
07-21-11, 12:33 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 7,694
Posted By Hornbiker

Finally Andy shuts up and really attacks. About...

Finally Andy shuts up and really attacks. About time, great ride from him. But he certainly benefitted from no one chasing until he was almost 4 1/2 minutes up.

When Cadel finally got up front,...
07-18-11, 04:33 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,237
Posted By Hornbiker

Laughed 'til I cried. Thank you for this.

Laughed 'til I cried. Thank you for this.
07-10-11, 05:16 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,102
Posted By Hornbiker

Two years ago NONE of the contenders made the...

Two years ago NONE of the contenders made the split except LA. So that incident doesn't reflect on Contador's tactical sense any more than that of the other contenders.

Interesting opinion by...
05-29-11, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By Hornbiker

Anyone know who the two announcers were at the...

Anyone know who the two announcers were at the beginning of each stage's broadcast? They never introduced themselves. One of the guy's names was Rob, and I'm pretty certain he's the one who did...
01-30-11, 02:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,601
Posted By Hornbiker

Something I've been curious about and haven't...

Something I've been curious about and haven't seen addressed anywhere: Re. the plasticizer test, can it determine whether the plastic detected is from blood bags for a transfusion versus transfusing...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-10, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,465
Posted By Hornbiker

I am luckily very flexible, so I'm pretty sure it...

I am luckily very flexible, so I'm pretty sure it isn't tight hammies. I've been using the same saddle for a couple seasons now, so probably isn't that either. The numb area is pretty large,...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-10, 08:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,465
Posted By Hornbiker

Back numbness??

This has started happening to me on every ride for the last couple weeks. Occurs on my lower to mid back, on just the left side. Everything else feels fine, I'm riding strong, can't figure this out....
Forum: Foo
08-12-09, 01:01 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,890
Posted By Hornbiker

Les Claypool a month ago, he was amazing. Did...

Les Claypool a month ago, he was amazing. Did solo stuff and a few Primus tunes.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-09, 09:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,642
Posted By Hornbiker

Hey, I did this ride too — Shasta Century, yes?...

Hey, I did this ride too — Shasta Century, yes? If so, it's Northern CA not Oregon. But Oregon has our share of wacko, cyclist-hating rednecks.
Forum: Foo
08-04-09, 03:19 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,531
Posted By Hornbiker

Well, it is (was) only secret/hidden from...

Well, it is (was) only secret/hidden from everyone on BF!
Forum: Foo
08-03-09, 10:12 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,531
Posted By Hornbiker

http://i534.photobucket.com/albums/ee345/schmidtho...

http://i534.photobucket.com/albums/ee345/schmidthorn/2009-07-17at10-58-417of10Jody.jpg


:D
Forum: Foo
08-03-09, 09:50 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,668
Posted By Hornbiker

Carne asada torta. Oh yeah, baby.

Carne asada torta. Oh yeah, baby.
07-31-09, 09:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By Hornbiker

Yeah, I don't like the guy. Comes off as a prick....

Yeah, I don't like the guy. Comes off as a prick. I remember a quote from him about Menchov "not being able to get his ass over the mountains." Real classy. :rolleyes:
07-31-09, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By Hornbiker

Rasmussen thinks he's black listed

http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/rasmussen-denied-contract-on-uci-advice

Interesting that some riders (ahem, BASSO) are welcomed back more readily than others, although it looks like there's an...
Forum: Foo
07-31-09, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Thanks! Shadiyah, that photo is exquisite....

Thanks!

Shadiyah, that photo is exquisite. Just fantastic.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-09, 03:08 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 8,196
Posted By Hornbiker

This. Don't make it about her. If it's...

This.


Don't make it about her. If it's about her comments hurting your feelings, she will realize what she's doing and stop it. Sounds like you have a good relationship, so she won't want to do...
Forum: Foo
07-30-09, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9,455
Views: 1,947,261
Posted By Hornbiker

Loving the early Tool - Cold and Ugly.

Loving the early Tool - Cold and Ugly.
07-29-09, 10:54 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 10,595
Posted By Hornbiker

Okay, this was posted in the race forum. It seems...

Okay, this was posted in the race forum. It seems to be a slightly different version of this story, plus a lot more. I'm not vouching for the source or translation or anything, but it's on this same...
07-28-09, 09:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,601
Posted By Hornbiker

Contador was refusing to work with the Schlecks ...

Contador was refusing to work with the Schlecks they are the ones who needed the time the most, and so he was just sitting on wheels for the descent and final push. When they'd try to get him to...
Forum: Foo
07-28-09, 05:09 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,656
Posted By Hornbiker

Now I can't stop rubbing my arm. Ick. Sorry.

Now I can't stop rubbing my arm. Ick. Sorry.
Forum: Foo
07-27-09, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Looks like Ralph Fiennes!

Looks like Ralph Fiennes!
Forum: Foo
07-26-09, 11:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 707
Posted By Hornbiker

This is much better than the toe thread. :p

This is much better than the toe thread. :p
Forum: Foo
07-26-09, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Ha! Not yet :D Was in Las Vegas with friends....

Ha! Not yet :D Was in Las Vegas with friends. That's a picture of me with someone else who's cropped out.
Didn't want to make her an inadvertent lady of foo!
Forum: Foo
07-25-09, 09:52 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Oh yes, he's a swimmer, but generally just to...

Oh yes, he's a swimmer, but generally just to retrieve things. He will definitely pout when I'm gone! Also have a 16 year old yellow Lab, a bit worried about her. Actually not certain she'll make it...
Forum: Foo
07-25-09, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Uhh... yeah! Italian food, mmm.

Uhh... yeah! Italian food, mmm.
Forum: Foo
07-25-09, 10:11 AM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

:roflmao:

:roflmao:
Forum: Foo
07-25-09, 09:40 AM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Yes he is! He snorts like a pig and snores like...

Yes he is! He snorts like a pig and snores like an old man, but he may be the best dog ever. I love him!
Forum: Foo
07-24-09, 11:16 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Ooh, beautiful photos! Thanks for that.

Ooh, beautiful photos! Thanks for that.
Forum: Foo
07-24-09, 11:04 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

He's big on kissies :D

He's big on kissies :D
Forum: Foo
07-24-09, 10:56 PM
Replies: 2,551
Views: 499,781
Posted By Hornbiker

Hmm, not sure what makes someone a Lady of Foo. I...

Hmm, not sure what makes someone a Lady of Foo. I have posted here, but not prolifically. I lurk often y'all are hilarious! What the heck...

Me...
07-23-09, 09:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,069
Posted By Hornbiker

I'm going! Not a Bike Friday girl, though.

I'm going! Not a Bike Friday girl, though.
07-20-09, 11:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,096
Posted By Hornbiker

Daniele Bennati, sprinter on Liquigas. Saw him in...

Daniele Bennati, sprinter on Liquigas. Saw him in the break with George that day, but last I saw he had NO sprint points at all. What's up there, he's one of my favorite sprinters.
07-20-09, 08:10 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,842
Posted By Hornbiker

Yeah, what a young, inexperienced moron to bonk...

Yeah, what a young, inexperienced moron to bonk in a GT. Lance would never have done something that dumb. Oh, WAIT... :rolleyes:

Something tells me neither of them will make that mistake again....
07-19-09, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3,163
Views: 104,299
Posted By Hornbiker

This made me LOL. You are my favorite.

This made me LOL. You are my favorite.
07-17-09, 05:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 700
Posted By Hornbiker

True that. But that's how he wants it. From...

True that. But that's how he wants it. From things I've heard him say, he doesn't WANT to be a team leader.
07-17-09, 05:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,102
Posted By Hornbiker

I saw him at the World's in Varese last September...

I saw him at the World's in Varese last September (that's not me, just some random lady). He looked the same. Probably smelled the same too, but I didn't get that close. Still wouldn't call him...
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