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Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 08:48 PM
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Views: 95,703
Posted By gnome

About 90% - 95% of my riding is commuting. I do...

About 90% - 95% of my riding is commuting. I do that on either a mid-80s MTB with drop bars, a recumbent, or a velomobile (fully faired recumbent trike). Most of my JRA rides are on a recumbent. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By gnome

no. just a sensible one. :p

no. just a sensible one. :p
11-27-20, 09:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 99
Posted By jppe

Too Much Turkey????

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I thought this was a funny story. Blame it on too...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By WhyFi

I'd enjoy the hell out of it. I'd love to crack...

I'd enjoy the hell out of it. I'd love to crack down on some coal rollin' fool even more.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:44 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By LAJ

IKR? I get called a lot of different names....

IKR?

I get called a lot of different names. Either way, if you choose to live in a place that gives two ****s about their air, you get to play by those rules.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By WhyFi

In these unusual times, there's a bit of comfort...

In these unusual times, there's a bit of comfort when things stick to the script. Well, I made sure to keep things awkward at the holiday dinner, even without extended family around. There was...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By phrantic09

Happy thanksgiving all!

Happy thanksgiving all!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 06:39 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By BillyD

Good thing I’m not sporting that blue star avatar...

Good thing I’m not sporting that blue star avatar lately. SMFH!!!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Bah Humbug

That won't ever happen to me, right? Right???

That won't ever happen to me, right? Right???
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 10:03 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Shoulda brought the chainsaw! :)

Shoulda brought the chainsaw! :)
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 05:22 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By kissTheApex

Happy Thanksgiving all.

Happy Thanksgiving all.
11-24-20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 25,340
Posted By BCAC

Iím 67 and just bought a higher end road bike...

Iím 67 and just bought a higher end road bike with Di2 and upgraded the rims. I thought about whether I should spend this much on a race oriented bike. Frankly, it came down to the fact I like riding...
11-23-20, 10:21 PM
Replies: 3,803
Views: 538,118
Posted By woodcraft

Grandkids 7-12. ~20 miles, 1,700' ...

Grandkids 7-12. ~20 miles, 1,700'

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-22-20, 10:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 290
Posted By smashndash

I think getting glasses that go higher up on your...

I think getting glasses that go higher up on your face like a visor/shield can help. It reduces the need to absolutely crank your neck when descending.

The alternative is to sit very upright.
11-22-20, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3,803
Views: 538,118
Posted By obrentharris

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-7Qvp...

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Brent
11-22-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2,794
Views: 646,311
Posted By Mojo31

These are mine. ...

These are mine.

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-22-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1,304
Views: 172,618
Posted By abshipp

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Frameset: 1977 Schwinn Super Le Tour 12.2
Shifty bits: Shimano 5800 11 speed...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 08:01 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By LAJ

My MUP ...

My MUP

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11-21-20, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15,594
Views: 905,538
Posted By TMonk

~6 hrs today with 102 mi and about 6,000...

~6 hrs today with 102 mi and about 6,000 elevation. Haven't done a big one like this in maybe 3 months. I'm tired.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By genejockey

It would be impossible to keep my HR in Z1 or Z2...

It would be impossible to keep my HR in Z1 or Z2 and get anywhere. Just getting to where the riding gets good is 7 miles and about 500 total feet of climbing, with 3 stretches of about 6% for about...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By MoAlpha

There is no such thing as an outdoor Z1-2 ride if...

There is no such thing as an outdoor Z1-2 ride if you live in hilly terrain and have a FTP < 4W/kg. I don’t even think about it anymore.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Mojo31

LLS hasn't ridden more than 20 miles in the last...

LLS hasn't ridden more than 20 miles in the last month. Today, she was a half mile ahead of me at the 10 mile mark and shamed me. Felt sorry for me, and got me a carbon wheelset. Pretty excited!
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By abshipp

Time to ride. ...

Time to ride.

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By genejockey

I'm reasonably certain there's a ban on porn here.

I'm reasonably certain there's a ban on porn here.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By BillyD

Thanks a lot, I got a toothache just looking at...

Thanks a lot, I got a toothache just looking at that!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By genejockey

My will power is like a light switch - I can...

My will power is like a light switch - I can either not eat something AT ALL, or eat too much of it. That's why I practice all my will power in shopping rather than at home. If there are donuts in...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By WhyFi

Do you need to start a "chicked" thread?...

Do you need to start a "chicked" thread? :D
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By bampilot06

I need one of those wheels for when whyfi comes. ...

I need one of those wheels for when whyfi comes. Just donít tell him.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Mojo31

I've had that happen when old ladies blow by me...

I've had that happen when old ladies blow by me on upright cruisers barely breaking a sweat and pedaling with a cadence of about 25.

Of course, I'm old and slow.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By abshipp

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By WhyFi

The lack of HTFU is palpable.

The lack of HTFU is palpable.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-20, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Closest thing I ever owned was an '83 Malibu...

Closest thing I ever owned was an '83 Malibu Classic Wagon. Loved the quad headlamps and the taillights in the chrome bumper.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By bampilot06

So a couple of days ago, my wife went into this...

So a couple of days ago, my wife went into this long speech about how this year she wasnít going to be able to get me anything for Christmas. Buying the house, and she just went back to work so...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-20, 07:27 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Bah Humbug

I don't want the supercharger; just the hi-po...

I don't want the supercharger; just the hi-po all-natural. With three pedals.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-20, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Bah Humbug

Hope you get it sorted, indy.

Hope you get it sorted, indy.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-20, 08:55 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By datlas

I think I still have his book somewhere. I...

I think I still have his book somewhere. I bought it BITD after the 1984 olympics.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-20, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By WhyFi

BF needs their own vomit emoji. 🤢

BF needs their own vomit emoji.

🤢
11-16-20, 11:16 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,123
Posted By rsbob

Haven’t had any issues for 3 years. Perhaps they...

Haven’t had any issues for 3 years. Perhaps they are taking pity on an old guy.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By DougRNS

Little Roscoe basking in the sun yesterday. ...

Little Roscoe basking in the sun yesterday.
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:love:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Mojo31

Took a Covid test yesterday. The instructions...

Took a Covid test yesterday. The instructions said to open a beer and drink it. If you could smell and taste the beer then you are negative. Passed the test 12 times, and then slept through the...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By genejockey

You mean like Bidon flipping Georgia and Arizona?

You mean like Bidon flipping Georgia and Arizona?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-20, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By BillyD

What a finish in Arizona!!! :eek:

What a finish in Arizona!!! :eek:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By DougRNS

So, like me your waiting to get wiser as you get...

So, like me your waiting to get wiser as you get older? :lol: Whoever said that should get flogged with an al dente spaghetti noodle. Or spaghetti squash depending on how you roll.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-20, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Bah Humbug

"Sea-levelling" is on mine. That is, doing a...

"Sea-levelling" is on mine. That is, doing a century in which the entire elevation change is the crowning of the road. I assume there is no such route, but I'd like it.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-20, 05:42 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By WhyFi

It's not my aversion to repetition, but my fat...

It's not my aversion to repetition, but my fat ass that'll keep me from Everesting.
11-15-20, 03:46 PM
Replies: 3,803
Views: 538,118
Posted By Batstar

Winter scenery on our local trails. ...

Winter scenery on our local trails.

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Velo Vol

Wow, that's a long time. ...

Wow, that's a long time.


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Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-20, 06:17 AM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By indyfabz

Iím alive. My face is messed up from where I...

Iím alive.

My face is messed up from where I rfell.

Hospitals are stupid on the weekends.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-20, 06:21 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By Trsnrtr

Following.

Following.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-20, 06:19 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 95,703
Posted By WhyFi

Haven't seen anything. Hopefully he's laying low...

Haven't seen anything. Hopefully he's laying low and recovering.
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