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07-10-14, 12:52 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 6,130
Posted By daveF

But, when has Contador out climbed an in form...

But, when has Contador out climbed an in form Nibali? Contador did several years ago. But Nibali wasn't riding as good then & Contador doesn't appear to be riding as good now as he did then. Nibali...
07-09-14, 12:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,623
Posted By daveF

Years ago a young woman who was a pro duathlete...

Years ago a young woman who was a pro duathlete for a short while trained with us. At the time, Lothar Leder along with another pro triathlete were also training with us. This was immediately before...
07-09-14, 12:43 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 6,130
Posted By daveF

Talansky & Kwiatkowski are the better time...

Talansky & Kwiatkowski are the better time trialers of the GC riders left. However, the single time trial in this year's tour will not necessarily favor the best time trailists. It will probably...
07-09-14, 12:36 PM
03-01-13, 10:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

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02-28-13, 05:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

I think that hole has been filled in.

I think that hole has been filled in.
02-28-13, 05:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

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02-28-13, 12:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

Dude, I was the one saying it was preposterous &...

Dude, I was the one saying it was preposterous & giving reasons why. You were the one calling someone gullible for saying they thought it was preposterous that Cancellara used a motor. And, you...
Forum: Commuting
02-27-13, 01:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,663
Posted By daveF

At your size I would go with the Greenguards. The...

At your size I would go with the Greenguards. The sidewalls are built much tougher.

„Anti-Aging“. The completely new sidewall construction can withstand for much longer
the typical cracking...
Forum: Commuting
02-26-13, 12:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,421
Posted By daveF

My commute is 30 miles round trip. I believe...

My commute is 30 miles round trip. I believe another 10 would be ok. I would be going easier at least on some days than I do now. I also weight train with my wife in the mornings. I might have to do...
02-26-13, 12:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

Well, this isn't 100 years ago and Gilgert is not...

Well, this isn't 100 years ago and Gilgert is not his name. http://philippegilbert.com/. Obviously, besides not being able to get names correctly, you also couldn't understand my point.
02-21-13, 03:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

I misunderstood your post. I thought you were...

I misunderstood your post. I thought you were saying he was gullible because he believed that Cancellara did not have a motor. And it is Gilbert not Gilgert.

I was referring to the climb because...
02-21-13, 01:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,770
Posted By daveF

No, they don't cover every race. If they are...

No, they don't cover every race. If they are showing it live, it will normally be in the on demand section later that same day. I'm currently watching the 2009 Omloop.
02-21-13, 11:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,770
Posted By daveF

http://cycling.tv/ Subscription based. Very good...

http://cycling.tv/ Subscription based. Very good resolution. Has on demand section with races dating back to 2008. Don't think they are showing the grand tours, but a lot of the classics, world cup...
02-21-13, 10:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

Gullible? He is correct. Besides, Cancellara was...

Gullible? He is correct. Besides, Cancellara was not the fastest on that climb on that day. Philippe Gilbert was the fastest.
02-15-13, 12:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,228
Posted By daveF

Thanks for correcting that, it was driving me...

Thanks for correcting that, it was driving me crazy! I don't care whether he doped or not, but at least spell his nickname correctly.:p

I just hope he keeps out of the crashes this year. Between...
02-15-13, 12:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,770
Posted By daveF

Wow, lousy coverage. Paris Roubaix on a Thursday...

Wow, lousy coverage. Paris Roubaix on a Thursday morning! no Ronde Van Vlaanderen, no Amstel Gold, Fleche Wallonne & Liege Bastogne Liege on the same evening for only 1 hour of coverage each.
02-04-13, 02:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 925
Posted By daveF

Thanks for the great report & photos Dudelsack. I...

Thanks for the great report & photos Dudelsack. I watched online all day Saturday. Great online coverage in HD. They are archived on youtube by the UCI. My wife & I may be in Poland next fall or...
Forum: Commuting
02-01-13, 02:09 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,139
Posted By daveF

A big backpack so I can carry 1 or more six packs...

A big backpack so I can carry 1 or more six packs home or a 15lb bag of dog food.
02-01-13, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By daveF

That time frame is quite short. It is much much...

That time frame is quite short. It is much much longer than 15 years.
01-29-13, 03:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,510
Posted By daveF

80's? Long before that, I'm sure. I remember...

80's? Long before that, I'm sure. I remember rumours that Lasse Viren was using blood transfusions for the 72 & 76 Olympics. Athletes knew the benefits of blood transfusions long before 1980.
01-29-13, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 771
Posted By daveF

My wife read about tumeric a few months ago & has...

My wife read about tumeric a few months ago & has both of us on it. I recently went back to commuting to work on the bike (30 mile round trip) and both of us went back to weight training 3 to 5 days...
Forum: Commuting
01-29-13, 01:02 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,512
Posted By daveF

I commute primarily on my Cross Check. However, I...

I commute primarily on my Cross Check. However, I have two Bike Fridays (a Model T Tikit & a fixed gear Pocket Rocket). As far as speed, it depends on the folder. My Pocket Rocket is a road bike &...
01-18-13, 04:51 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 7,102
Posted By daveF

It was widespread, and not only among the...

It was widespread, and not only among the professionals. Local amateur racers were using EPO & other PEDs as well. As far as being widespread among the pros as well as other pro sports, don't forget...
01-18-13, 04:20 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 7,102
Posted By daveF

The humor would not be lost on Juan Pelota.

The humor would not be lost on Juan Pelota.
Forum: Commuting
01-17-13, 11:05 AM
Replies: 4,068
Views: 117,096
Posted By daveF

Wonderful ride into work. My wife dropped me off...

Wonderful ride into work. My wife dropped me off at a trailhead on her way to one of her clinics. So my entire ride was on a MUP. 1st time ever that my entire ride was on a MUP. It will be the bike...
01-15-13, 11:32 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 10,624
Posted By daveF

Glad it is working Billydonn. For those of...

Glad it is working Billydonn.

For those of you who race, I would suggest trying melatonin. Last time I searched thoroughly, it is not on WADA's banned list. But I have not searched thoroughly on...
01-15-13, 11:10 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 10,624
Posted By daveF

[QUOTE=Leisesturm;14181553]Out of competition?...

[QUOTE=Leisesturm;14181553]Out of competition? How do they possibly enforce this? My testosterone tests squarely in the normal range, what would an official use as evidence of doping to disqualify me...
Forum: Commuting
01-15-13, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By daveF

Neither are particularly good for carrying...

Neither are particularly good for carrying panniers, particularly if your feet are not tiny. If carrying panniers is a priority, I would look for something with longer chainstays. You will have more...
Forum: Commuting
01-15-13, 10:29 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,615
Posted By daveF

Probably a myth. A study I read concerning this...

Probably a myth. A study I read concerning this was just the opposite. Well trained endurance athletes began to sweat sooner during physical exertion, but overall amount of sweat production was less.
01-14-13, 04:36 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,384
Posted By daveF

I'm not so sure about the Africans suffering from...

I'm not so sure about the Africans suffering from few running injuries. They've had their share as well, whether bare foot or shoe'd. I haven't seen any specific statistics on it, but I've seen a...
01-14-13, 12:36 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,809
Posted By daveF

Corrected. Read into what you may:p

Corrected. Read into what you may:p
01-10-13, 02:59 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,444
Posted By daveF

There is no way 1 dream bike will work. That is...

There is no way 1 dream bike will work. That is why I have 5. Well, not all are dream bikes but they each serve a different purpose. 1: fixed gear Bike Friday Pocket Rocket with top end parts where...
Forum: Commuting
01-10-13, 02:05 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,420
Posted By daveF

Step 1: Look over shoulder (or in mirror). ...

Step 1: Look over shoulder (or in mirror).

Step 2: Observe truck/suv approaching from behind.

Step 3: Lower upper body & head as rear view mirror of vehicle mentioned in step 2 passes overhead.
Forum: Commuting
01-10-13, 01:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,813
Posted By daveF

I have one. I don't like it either. I have one of...

I have one. I don't like it either. I have one of these as well & it works great http://www.carryfreedom.com/city.html. Much sturdier, easier to handle, & able to carry a much heavier load.
Forum: Commuting
01-07-13, 02:26 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,420
Posted By daveF

I see other cyclists almost get clipped quite...

I see other cyclists almost get clipped quite often. Maybe the probability is rather low, but I personally see it almost happen quite often. I've had to duck under mirrors on more than one occasion....
Forum: Commuting
01-07-13, 02:14 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,420
Posted By daveF

Some of us who are commuters are also REAL...

Some of us who are commuters are also REAL CYCLISTS who race mountain bikes, cyclocross, road, etc.:thumb:
Forum: Commuting
12-27-12, 10:47 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,701
Posted By daveF

Cyclocross, touring, or fully rigid mountain bike...

Cyclocross, touring, or fully rigid mountain bike with 2 sets of wheels. One set of wheels set up with knobbies & the other with slicks or semi-slicks. The choice of cyclocross or mountain bike...
12-20-12, 01:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,603
Posted By daveF

Gerry, Glad to hear, this is good news. Thanks...

Gerry,
Glad to hear, this is good news. Thanks for getting back to us. Did the Doctor recommend any limitations to your training?
Forum: Commuting
12-20-12, 11:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,349
Posted By daveF

Do you have a helmet light? Mine has saved me...

Do you have a helmet light? Mine has saved me several times when drivers haven't seen my bar mounted & fork crown mounted lights. They've even commented on how they would not have seen me except for...
12-19-12, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By daveF

The only good thing I like about a trainer is I...

The only good thing I like about a trainer is I can legally drink a beer while on it:p
Forum: Commuting
12-19-12, 10:39 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 10,058
Posted By daveF

It is the unexpected that sometimes creates the...

It is the unexpected that sometimes creates the need. For example, I was riding home on a MUP during daylight hours with helmet & handlebar headlights turned on. Bright lights, not a weak AA. A young...
Forum: Commuting
12-18-12, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 411
Posted By daveF

Yes, nothing wrong with & it is durable.

Yes, nothing wrong with & it is durable.
Forum: Commuting
12-18-12, 11:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,457
Posted By daveF

You must not ride with anyone else who rides...

You must not ride with anyone else who rides carbon. They break just like everything else. I've seen more broken carbon frames than any other material. And, I'm not talking crashes. Just riding.
Forum: Commuting
12-17-12, 05:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,457
Posted By daveF

Depends on the frame, how it is used/abused,...

Depends on the frame, how it is used/abused, material, etc. Although there is a perception that a well cared for steel frame should last indefinitely, it depends on how well it is built. I broke a...
12-17-12, 05:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,778
Posted By daveF

Well, I know from first hand experience, that it...

Well, I know from first hand experience, that it does not always help everyone. Sometimes you don't react to it well & it can make you slower.
12-17-12, 05:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,552
Posted By daveF

Brailsford says "At the end of the day, the legs...

Brailsford says "At the end of the day, the legs will do the talking." http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/wiggins-hints-at-giro-tour-double-attempt
Forum: Commuting
12-17-12, 11:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,504
Posted By daveF

I'm 52. You're age isn't a factor. How you...

I'm 52. You're age isn't a factor. How you perceive it is.
Forum: Commuting
12-17-12, 11:40 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 10,058
Posted By daveF

I'm not too crazy about the StZVO approved...

I'm not too crazy about the StZVO approved lights. I own several including a Schmidt Edelux. I also have a Supernova E3 Pro with a round symmetrical beam. The E-3 is significantly brighter than the...
Forum: Commuting
12-17-12, 11:27 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 10,058
Posted By daveF

I'm using a 600 Lumen light on my helmet, a 350...

I'm using a 600 Lumen light on my helmet, a 350 lumen light on the handlebars, & a 100 lumen (or thereabouts) generator light at the fork. The helmet & handlebar lights are round beams. The generator...
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