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09-23-20, 03:49 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,857
Posted By aplcr0331

You didn't know steel bikes are faster downhill?...

You didn't know steel bikes are faster downhill? I knew this already. That's why I have my wife (at the top of climbs) handing me bottles filled with lead and mercury that way my vastly inferior...
09-23-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By aplcr0331

Nice, thanks for posting this.

Nice, thanks for posting this.
05-12-20, 08:18 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,734
Posted By aplcr0331

These are my "commute" wheels. I have the A23OC,...

These are my "commute" wheels. I have the A23OC, but also have 32 spokes. Worked for me from about 255lbs and down, trued once over the past 5,000 miles.
05-12-20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,545
Posted By aplcr0331

Pssshhhhh....I'm in the UK now. I think it's cute...

Pssshhhhh....I'm in the UK now. I think it's cute how you complain about littering. Come on over here, for ****s sake this country is littered to ****. Disgusting.

Such a weird thing that I never...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-20, 04:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 523
Posted By aplcr0331

CAAD12 everyday. Plus Scattante sounds like...

CAAD12 everyday.

Plus Scattante sounds like try hard “italian legacy” too much. And it’s a dumb name.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-20, 08:33 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 9,230
Posted By aplcr0331

Great taste in seats and rear lights. Bike's...

Great taste in seats and rear lights.

Bike's not too shabby either...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-20, 04:16 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 9,230
Posted By aplcr0331

Do an experiment; 1. Search for "negative"...

Do an experiment;

1. Search for "negative" comments on , take those with a grain of salt.
2. Search for "positive" comments on [bike brand name], take those with grain of salt.

Buy the bike...
04-14-20, 12:23 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 24,615
Posted By aplcr0331

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2016 SuperSix Evo
04-12-20, 04:01 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 13,088
Posted By aplcr0331

Why do you need “mainstream” love? Are you that...

Why do you need “mainstream” love? Are you that insecure in your frame choice?

Doesnt it feel good to know, I mean really really know deep in your bones that you’re riding the holy grail of...
04-08-20, 07:16 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,690
Posted By aplcr0331

When my wife and I ride together she connects the...

When my wife and I ride together she connects the radar to her Vivoactive 3. She doesn’t use a head unit but the watch vibrates and shows a dot on the side. It’s red when a car approaches, amber as...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-20, 02:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,790
Posted By aplcr0331

Comparing track and field events provide stark...

Comparing track and field events provide stark examples. The event are the same length, they’re a level playing field. Even though male and female don't race against each other you can compare their...
03-25-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 475
Posted By aplcr0331

Lemme guess...passed over twice for promotion to...

Lemme guess...passed over twice for promotion to SSgt and they kicked you out?

Now all you can do is “correct “ all those nasty civilians?

Someone tells me to take my hands out of my pockets,...
03-14-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,363
Posted By aplcr0331

Ugh, I feel you. I came outside yesterday at 1545...

Ugh, I feel you. I came outside yesterday at 1545 and looked at two weather apps; 50 and cloudy is what they showed...no rain. It didn’t look that way. By the time I started to commute home it was 38...
03-08-20, 05:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,450
Posted By aplcr0331

Floor fan pointed up at legs and torso, another...

Floor fan pointed up at legs and torso, another fan at head and torso level. Open window. Small towel for what little sweat comes up.

Cooling is where it’s at.

...
03-07-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,429
Posted By aplcr0331

My first outside rides in 4 months and 5 days....

My first outside rides in 4 months and 5 days. Commuted to work, twice this week.

Tuesday:
14.3 There
14.4 Back

Friday:
21.7 There
21.7 Back
03-01-20, 02:47 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,781
Posted By aplcr0331

I hear you on the trainers, it’s rough. I did buy...

I hear you on the trainers, it’s rough. I did buy a wheel off smart trainer and a dedicated frame to go on it. I keep it set up all the time so no excuses for me. I did lots of hours on the trainer...
02-29-20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,781
Posted By aplcr0331

Still not riding outside yet, staying on the...

Still not riding outside yet, staying on the trainer. Went with more structured rides this month avg about 90 minutes every other day.

Total hours for the month was 21.

We’ve had 3 weekends in...
02-28-20, 12:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,112
Posted By aplcr0331

How are you measuring calorie burn? I did...

How are you measuring calorie burn?

I did 103 miles 3,400 feet of climbing avg 17.8 and only burned 3700cal based on power meter and hr monitor.
02-26-20, 03:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,632
Posted By aplcr0331

You should wait for them and let them know how...

You should wait for them and let them know how horrific this truly is.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,389
Posted By aplcr0331

We cyclists follow trends like 13-17 year old...

We cyclists follow trends like 13-17 year old girls. Someone says “gravel” and we say how much and where should I spread it (gross). Remember fat bikes? Me neither. But my point is we’re lemmings. We...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-20, 01:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,140
Posted By aplcr0331

Ride your road bike in the road. Way smoother. ...

Ride your road bike in the road. Way smoother.

(O.C.G.A. Sec. 40-6-296(a). It is unlawful to ride a bicycle on the sidewalk for anyone who is over the age of 12. (O.C.G.A. Sec. 40-6-144).

Just...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By aplcr0331

What worked for me was nicer/wider pedals and...

What worked for me was nicer/wider pedals and stiff (carbon) soled shoes.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-16-20, 01:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,334
Posted By aplcr0331

This one says no, don’t make a difference at...

This one says no, don’t make a difference at all...

“During the incremental exercise test, no significant differences were found in power output, oxygen consumption or heart rate between oval...
02-06-20, 01:04 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 24,615
Posted By aplcr0331

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2018 Allez Sprint
02-02-20, 03:48 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

So jealous of your weather. I used to live in HB...

So jealous of your weather. I used to live in HB back in the early 90’s. I lived on Rotterdam Lane off of Warner Ave. Back then I was in to skateboarding pretending to surf and most of all basketball...
02-01-20, 12:24 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

14.1 down for the month is no joke, great job!

14.1 down for the month is no joke, great job!
01-31-20, 03:57 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours Jan 1st - 1 hr...

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours

Jan 1st - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 2nd - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 3rd - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 5th - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 6th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 8th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 9th - 1.25 hr...
01-31-20, 01:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,034
Posted By aplcr0331

How many “cyclists” are under the influence when...

How many “cyclists” are under the influence when driver/cyclists accidents happen?

In my hometown back in the states we legalized weed a while ago. I can tell which neighborhood I’m in by smell...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 09:06 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,921
Posted By aplcr0331

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01-23-20, 01:06 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours Jan 1st - 1 hr...

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours

Jan 1st - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 2nd - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 3rd - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 5th - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 6th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 8th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 9th - 1.25 hr...
01-15-20, 01:37 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours Jan 1st - 1 hr...

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours

Jan 1st - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 2nd - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 3rd - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 5th - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 6th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 8th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 9th - 1.25 hr...
01-11-20, 04:28 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours Jan 1st - 1 hr...

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours

Jan 1st - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 2nd - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 3rd - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 5th - 1.5 hrs Trainer
Jan 6th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 8th - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 9th - 1.25 hr...
01-03-20, 01:39 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours Jan 1st - 1 hr...

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours

Jan 1st - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 2nd - 1 hr Trainer
Jan 3rd - 1.5 hrs Trainer
01-02-20, 01:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,568
Posted By aplcr0331

Wow! Great job. 2019 was my lowest mileage...

Wow! Great job.

2019 was my lowest mileage since 2015. I blame moving over here to England. Such a rough year for me and my family.

Also the cycling where I am sucks ass. Boring, flat, ****ty...
01-01-20, 04:07 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,915
Posted By aplcr0331

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours Jan 1st - 1 hr on...

Jan Goal: 26 Trainer Hours

Jan 1st - 1 hr on trainer.
12-19-19, 03:48 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 15,383
Posted By aplcr0331

I’m just not scared. Maybe there’s something...

I’m just not scared.

Maybe there’s something wrong with me.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-19, 02:27 AM
Replies: 2,531
Views: 399,294
Posted By aplcr0331

Northamptonshire England

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Between Caldecott and...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-19, 02:34 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,637
Posted By aplcr0331

There are two types of people; Those who...

There are two types of people;

Those who love and swear by the Garmin Varia Rear Radar Taillight. And those who’ve never used it.

Particularly for rural type riding (which is 97% of what I do...
Forum: Commuting
08-29-19, 02:09 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 16,915
Posted By aplcr0331

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08-29-19, 01:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,533
Posted By aplcr0331

As a general rule the difference between Italy...

As a general rule the difference between Italy and France is historical. France was/is a large country run out of the center (Paris). This meant troops had to be able to reach the outskirts of the...
08-26-19, 03:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,107
Posted By aplcr0331

Vegan Cyclist...

Vegan Cyclist (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpn6aFvwAI_hK9WuHcdvQGA). Very road racing focused but superb editing and an adorable family.

Here’s a decent one of his;...
05-24-19, 11:08 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,888
Posted By aplcr0331

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