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01-18-19, 03:07 PM
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Posted By covpride

Quick update, not much spinning been done this...

Quick update, not much spinning been done this week, did get my body fat test done yesterday. Down to 18%, finally that goal of sub 20% after 5 years. I have made the most progress this year losing...
01-16-19, 07:54 AM
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Posted By covpride

You all have been killing it out there. I've been...

You all have been killing it out there. I've been getting 2-4 spin classes a week in the evening done. Still on a strength training cycle cause i'm enjoying it. My heavy days over the last 3 weeks...
01-04-19, 04:17 AM
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Views: 177,889
Posted By covpride

It really does, very happy with it.

It really does, very happy with it.
01-03-19, 05:54 PM
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Views: 177,889
Posted By covpride

Got a redshift stem. New (used 650b wheelset),...

Got a redshift stem. New (used 650b wheelset), new wtb sendero's, and wolftooth b-rad rails to adjust bottle...
12-15-18, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,217
Posted By covpride

Thanks man. Road link and new cassette(s) may be...

Thanks man. Road link and new cassette(s) may be easiest. Would be nice to just be able to use the hg500 11-42 cassette but not sure if it would work as most reading points to 11-40 for roadlink....
12-15-18, 07:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,217
Posted By covpride

Thanks for the info, good to know for sure.

Thanks for the info, good to know for sure.
12-14-18, 07:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,217
Posted By covpride

Sorry, forgot a few details. Fuji, jari. Shimano...

Sorry, forgot a few details. Fuji, jari. Shimano tiagra 4700 rear derailleur. Just put together a 650b wheelset with the 11-34 cassette, same as my 700c wheelset. Which is why I was leaning towards...
12-14-18, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,217
Posted By covpride

Smaller chainrings for FSA adventure crankset.

The jist is, I'm not a good climber, and thinking I could benefit from just a bit more granny gearing on my gravel bike. Obviously I need to work at climbing and plan on it lol. I have the FSA Vero...
12-03-18, 02:50 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 96,120
Posted By covpride

I was running a modified version of the young...

I was running a modified version of the young wendler template. So day one is power clean/deadlift. Day two is Bench, Day 3 is squat, and day 4 overhead. I haven't maxed anything in a while. Back...
11-30-18, 10:38 AM
Replies: 15,873
Views: 933,445
Posted By covpride

Awesome reply, thanks for the info, will...

Awesome reply, thanks for the info, will definitely research more. The last two years I was focused on weightlifting (snatch/clean and jerk). Bit been doing more general strength work this year....
11-30-18, 06:27 AM
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Views: 933,445
Posted By covpride

Specificity is king for sure. My goal is just to...

Specificity is king for sure. My goal is just to get better at cycling but I'm preparing for the Grinduro in September of 2019. Already looking at a few other gravel rides and local road rides to do....
11-29-18, 06:16 PM
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Posted By covpride

Every 4th week I take a deload on the weights....

Every 4th week I take a deload on the weights. The spinning is usually 30 min, so not super long. Definitely adjust based on how I feel. So far its going good, will drop to 2 days a week lifting as...
11-29-18, 02:56 PM
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Posted By covpride

Hopefully this post isn't too far in left field...

Hopefully this post isn't too far in left field for this thread. Got back into cycling in mid 2000's with fixed gear, rode a few years then got into Powerlifting. Did that sort of for 3 years. Then...
11-20-18, 10:21 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 96,120
Posted By covpride

I come from a powerlifting/weightlifting...

I come from a powerlifting/weightlifting background. Currently prepping for the 2019 grinduro, just getting back into cycling after about 5 years or so away from it. Currently running a version of...
11-14-18, 09:26 AM
Replies: 1,383
Views: 255,031
Posted By covpride

I came across some rocks and roots but not too...

I came across some rocks and roots but not too bad. I had to turn around as I got deeper into the woods the trail was real wet. I didn't want to be out there messing the trail up . I'm planning to...
11-12-18, 03:00 PM
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Posted By covpride

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

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x971/20181111_153004_ba9201b77d77fce8c5138e7dbd2a2b27a8f0c4ac.jpg
Got out on a single track trail this weekend.
11-05-18, 08:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,300
Posted By covpride

This is the one I'm looking at. Mercury 650b...

This is the one I'm looking at. Mercury 650b gravel...
11-02-18, 02:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,300
Posted By covpride

Awesome, I went with the Jari 1.7, budget was 1k...

Awesome, I went with the Jari 1.7, budget was 1k or I would have gone for the same as you. The Tiagra is pretty good so far though, worse case I can always upgrade components later. Already planning...
10-05-18, 10:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 849
Posted By covpride

Also looking at 650b options as well. Hard to...

Also looking at 650b options as well. Hard to find anything in either size with 12mm thru axles front and rear so far in my research. I'll be checking in to see if anyone has some feedback.
09-11-18, 10:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 866
Posted By covpride

I just picked up a Fuji Jari a few weeks ago....

I just picked up a Fuji Jari a few weeks ago. Love it so far, I mainly ride road, but wanted something with the option for gravel as some trails we want to visit are gravel. I got the Jari 1.7, the...
09-11-18, 10:14 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 52,760
Posted By covpride

Just saw this review posted you can checkout....

Just saw this review posted you can checkout. https://theradavist.com/2018/09/the-trek-checkpoint-all-road-checks-all-the-boxes/
09-06-18, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4,846
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Posted By covpride

Just picked up the Fuji Jari about a week ago....

Just picked up the Fuji Jari about a week ago. Still dialing things in on it and only ridden pavement, but loving it so far....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-13, 12:41 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,213
Posted By covpride

Don't expect to build muscle at 2100 cals a day....

Don't expect to build muscle at 2100 cals a day. You need excess calories to build muscle. Instead of scale weight, focus on building muscle, more muscle burns more fat. Weight may go up since muscle...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-13, 09:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,277
Posted By covpride

^^This, nice lifts by the way. I've been...

^^This, nice lifts by the way. I've been powerlifting the last 3 years, sitting around 220lbs right now. Wanting to slowly work my way to around 200. I think I can still keep getting stronger on the...
08-20-13, 09:18 AM
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Posted By covpride

Thanks man, yeah it takes a lot of work that's...

Thanks man, yeah it takes a lot of work that's for sure. Been out of the gym for a bit, cycling more. Got a plan for the next 3 months to lift and ride without annihilating myself hopefully lol. Just...
07-23-13, 06:23 AM
Replies: 3,504
Views: 2,413,540
Posted By covpride

Hello all, Name is DJ, I've been around the...

Hello all,
Name is DJ, I've been around the forums for a while, haven't been on in a while though. Mainly lurking around the last few months again. I'm a Clydesdale at 220lbs, been into...
08-28-08, 04:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,846
Posted By covpride

Can we get the specs on the 55cm? I'm trying to...

Can we get the specs on the 55cm? I'm trying to decide if that or the 53 will work better for me.
06-29-08, 01:21 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 17,733
Posted By covpride

It's the same frame, just better parts. The cost...

It's the same frame, just better parts. The cost to weight difference didn't seem like it was worth it, from census in the original thread about the kilo tt pro. I'm planning on getting the purple...
06-15-08, 10:58 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,313,520
Posted By covpride

Yeah, very few if any can justify and escalade,...

Yeah, very few if any can justify and escalade, hummer and the likes for normal use, anyway the stickers were already on the bike when I got it. It entertains me but going to remove it as I can see...
06-15-08, 01:37 AM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,313,520
Posted By covpride

I'll probably throw some drops on it at some...

I'll probably throw some drops on it at some point, still trying to strengthen my core more, plus it's really comfortable right now. Once I'm stronger I'll probably use them for alleycats or days I...
06-15-08, 01:05 AM
Replies: 38,868
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Posted By covpride

Got my new ride in earlier this week, traded My...

Got my new ride in earlier this week, traded My Felt tk2 for a fuji track pro, the felt was to small for me.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v471/kypride/death2.jpg
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06-06-08, 11:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,621
Posted By covpride

Or get bmx platforms that have reflector holes...

Or get bmx platforms that have reflector holes and mount the clips there, that's what I did and others have as well, works great for me.
06-04-08, 10:55 PM
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Posted By covpride

Have: 54cm Felt tk2 frameset. It's just a little...

Have: 54cm Felt tk2 frameset. It's just a little small, would like to trade framesets, looking for track frame in a 55-56. PM offers if interested.
05-18-08, 11:49 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 35,212
Posted By covpride

Yes they are stiffer than regular sneakers. I'll...

Yes they are stiffer than regular sneakers. I'll buy another pair when needed if they keep making them.
05-07-08, 11:14 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,287
Posted By covpride

I like both, although I would probably be more...

I like both, although I would probably be more comfortable on my board, and powerslides are fun and a great way to control speed, a lot easier to bail off of a board, not that I would need to bail...
05-03-08, 11:34 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 35,212
Posted By covpride

I have these on the way from a LBS. Really stiff,...

I have these on the way from a LBS. Really stiff, made for cycling too.

http://www.specialized.com/OA_MEDIA/equip/07ShoeStumpyTrainer_l.jpg

More about them here...
04-09-08, 10:07 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,744
Posted By covpride

The one sniffing at the bike in a confused manner...

The one sniffing at the bike in a confused manner is Biggie, Lulu is to his left.
04-08-08, 01:19 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,744
Posted By covpride

Thanks, that's my bike, I love it, I just...

Thanks, that's my bike, I love it, I just remember when I posted pics somebody said biggie looked confused. He does look like he's investigating the bike. So I thought the I can haz tarck bike was...
04-08-08, 12:22 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,744
Posted By covpride

Here is my submission. ...

Here is my submission.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v471/kypride/Picture001-1-1.jpg
04-04-08, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9,750
Views: 437,569
Posted By covpride

New studio mix from The Lady Foursquare, can...

New studio mix from The Lady Foursquare, can download it here http://www.zshare.net/audio/10031043db9d3a1e/ Here's a track listing too
01."Entroducing..."
02. The Lady Foursquare for Noise Floor...
03-28-08, 08:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,026
Posted By covpride

I put wellgo jr bmx platforms on my felt tk2. I...

I put wellgo jr bmx platforms on my felt tk2. I just had to bend the edges of the clips where they mount to the pedal to get them to mount on the inside of the pedal. Otherwise, mks gr-9's are the...
03-26-08, 06:26 PM
Replies: 747
Views: 22,364
Posted By covpride

Obsessing over vampires recently, currently...

Obsessing over vampires recently, currently reading

http://www.vampires.nu/covers/2030_thb.gif

Read The London Vampire Panic by Romkey before this, also stared our bike club, Bloody Kiss...
03-26-08, 02:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 602
Posted By covpride

Thanks! Yeah, they pretty much own at life. I...

Thanks! Yeah, they pretty much own at life. I love them even though they are a bit hyper. Hoping to get a fence put up soon, so they can run all the time.
03-26-08, 02:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 602
Posted By covpride

I'm in Louisville as well. No more group rides...

I'm in Louisville as well. No more group rides for me since my last promotion at work. We need to get something set up for Saturday or Sunday for group rides.
03-17-08, 08:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,325
Posted By covpride

Yeah, will change how it handles, but you can...

Yeah, will change how it handles, but you can definitely do it. The stock for has 28mm of rake, most carbon forks I've see have more rake, the closest I believe finding was 35mm of rake. I was just...
03-17-08, 08:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,325
Posted By covpride

The pista concept doesn't have brake mounts. I...

The pista concept doesn't have brake mounts. I suggest a Fuji track pro, you can find these for $600 to $1000 complete and in good shape if you look around, has a fork drilled for brakes, you can use...
03-13-08, 12:10 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,313,520
Posted By covpride

Thanks, lol. I don't get off until 11pm, so I...

Thanks, lol. I don't get off until 11pm, so I won't be there for the ride. I wish I could ride with both dogs trotting on each side of me, that would be tight.
03-13-08, 08:38 AM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,313,520
Posted By covpride

Found the delete options this time. I'm not...

Found the delete options this time. I'm not really freestyling much, I just like to ride (I know it looks hipster, at least I have a brake ;) . My friends are more into tricks. I wouldn't mind...
03-13-08, 08:05 AM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,313,520
Posted By covpride

I knew the hate wouldn't take long, that's why I...

I knew the hate wouldn't take long, that's why I keep coming back :) anyway, I was worried about the welds, but now they don't really bother me. The new tk2 has smooth welds but just the frame is...
03-12-08, 11:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,034
Posted By covpride

i got deep v because I couldn't find the dp18's...

i got deep v because I couldn't find the dp18's in colors just for rims when I was looking. I wanted one black and one red. I had dp18's on my previous bike, I think the velocity look much nicer, and...
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