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02-23-21, 11:54 PM
Replies: 898
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Posted By UCantTouchThis

Needed a short and sweet ride tonight after the...

Needed a short and sweet ride tonight after the long tough windy 72 on Saturday. So headed out for a nice recovery ride in the foothills.

11.6 miles with 1,243 ft of gain.
02-23-21, 11:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Needed a short and sweet ride tonight after the...

Needed a short and sweet ride tonight after the long tough windy 72 on Saturday. So headed out for a nice recovery ride. 11.6 miles with 1,243 ft of gain.

MTD 329 miles
Elevation Gain MTD 17,149...
02-21-21, 06:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Another 20 today. 318 for the month 15,906...

Another 20 today.

318 for the month
15,906 ft gain MTD
02-21-21, 06:38 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

An easy 20 miles I had planned but didn't turn...

An easy 20 miles I had planned but didn't turn out that way. First 10 miles with a big headwind were at 11.5 MPH and passing people ha ha ha! Nice tailwind though. I should have done more but...
02-20-21, 11:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Tough 72 miles today. Relentless headwinds. One...

Tough 72 miles today. Relentless headwinds. One section was 30+ miles non stop headwind. News said it was 35 mph winds. 2,746 ft of gain. Not much for that distance but sure felt like much more due...
02-20-21, 11:31 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

72 miles in relentless winds. Non stop headwind...

72 miles in relentless winds. Non stop headwind for 30+ miles. Tough ride today. :cry:
02-20-21, 11:29 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

72 miles. Relentless winds and a massive headwind...

72 miles. Relentless winds and a massive headwind for a 30 mile section. Really tough today, 2,746 ft gain but felt like 10,000 with the big wind. :D
02-19-21, 02:39 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

16 miles in the the foothills with 1,352 ft of...

16 miles in the the foothills with 1,352 ft of gain. Easy ride to stretch out the legs for a long weekend ride.

225 miles for the month
12,175 ft of gain so far.
02-19-21, 02:37 AM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

16 miles in the the foothills with 1,352 ft of...

16 miles in the the foothills with 1,352 ft of gain. Easy ride to stretch out the legs for a long weekend ride.
02-19-21, 02:37 AM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

16 miles in the the foothills with 1,352 ft of...

16 miles in the the foothills with 1,352 ft of gain. Easy ride to stretch out the legs for a long weekend ride. :thumb:
02-18-21, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Won't work too well with 28 hole hubs.

Won't work too well with 28 hole hubs.
02-18-21, 05:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 684
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Yes, I have the souls with wings! :D They...

Yes, I have the souls with wings! :D

They are very fast while peddling!

Oops! :lol:
02-18-21, 04:46 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,376
Posted By UCantTouchThis

But nobody cares about a metric century....

But nobody cares about a metric century. :innocent:
02-18-21, 04:11 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

I agree with the others, great ride. That is...

I agree with the others, great ride. That is about half of Ride Around the Bear and/or Breathless Agony and only a handful of forum members have attempted these rides over the years. :thumb:
02-17-21, 12:03 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Another 23 tonight. Refreshing night air. Just...

Another 23 tonight. Refreshing night air. Just about another grand of gain.

210 miles MTD
10,800 ft of gain for the month.
02-17-21, 12:01 AM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

23 miles out in the dark of night. Rather...

23 miles out in the dark of night. Rather refreshing ride in the cool air! :thumb:
02-16-21, 11:59 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Solo Night ride in Covina. Low of 50, average of...

Solo Night ride in Covina. Low of 50, average of 53 but sure didn't feel that cool out there.
02-14-21, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Recovery easy 30 miles 16.7 average speed.

Recovery easy 30 miles 16.7 average speed.
02-14-21, 06:47 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

OC, easy flat 30 miles.

OC, easy flat 30 miles.
02-14-21, 06:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Another 31 at 16.7 average speed, flat recovery...

Another 31 at 16.7 average speed, flat recovery ride.

185 mtd.
02-13-21, 06:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

25 miles with 3,445 ft of gain today. 154...

25 miles with 3,445 ft of gain today.

154 miles for the month so far.
9,196 ft of gain for the month.
02-13-21, 06:28 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Solo 25 miles with 3,445 ft of gain today.

Solo 25 miles with 3,445 ft of gain today.
02-13-21, 06:24 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Did a little climbing today. 25 miles with 3,445...

Did a little climbing today. 25 miles with 3,445 ft of gain. :thumb: Minimum 48 degrees but felt much colder on the descent.

...
02-12-21, 01:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,076
Posted By UCantTouchThis

I had a friend who crashed during a race. Then a...

I had a friend who crashed during a race. Then a month later, his carbon handlebars snapped on a mountain descent hitting a crack in the road. He somehow saved it avoiding injury. The bars snapped at...
02-12-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,075
Posted By UCantTouchThis

[/s] Here in So Calif, I used to see 100+...

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Here in So Calif, I used to see 100+ riders on flybys. After the resetting by Strava, I would see 5. Getting better now that some people are catching on that they have to turn their feature...
02-12-21, 11:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 718
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Same here, hydrate the days before. The day...

Same here, hydrate the days before. The day before lots of water and maybe a bottle of Gatorade at night.

On the ride, water and if 50 miler, a bike bottle of Gatorade and a Clif bar. I carry...
02-10-21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,284
Posted By UCantTouchThis

I didn't realize BIKE ONLY paths existed. This...

I didn't realize BIKE ONLY paths existed. This should be interesting.
02-10-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,770
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Wow, you must have a ton of vertical gain at the...

Wow, you must have a ton of vertical gain at the end of the month. :thumb:
02-10-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 488
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Point Out Obstacles, Darn It!

I believe in pointing out obstacles on group rides. My close circle of friends take care of one another. Not one of us wishes to get hurt. A group of 4 is easy to handle and pointing out obstacles is...
02-10-21, 12:17 AM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

23 solo miles tonight. Cool for us SoCal people...

23 solo miles tonight. Cool for us SoCal people but nice after the initial shock of the first 5 miles. Nice after 7 PM, traffic seems much lighter throughout the ride. Having fun with my ebay...
02-10-21, 12:15 AM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

23 Miles tonight in Covina. Cool 43 degrees but...

23 Miles tonight in Covina. Cool 43 degrees but didn't feel too cold after the first 5 miles. :thumb:
02-07-21, 11:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 789
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Did My Good Deed for the Day

I stopped at a park today to refill my bottles. I did pull out an allen wrench to turn my saddle tilt down a hair. Only a 16th of a turn, not even if I should but just to see if it would be even...
02-07-21, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Another 31 for the books! :D

Another 31 for the books! :D
02-06-21, 08:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,455
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Climbing for 10 minutes is a WHOOOOOOLE lot less...

Climbing for 10 minutes is a WHOOOOOOLE lot less painful than listening to country music! :D
02-06-21, 08:01 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

46 in the OC today with a friend.

46 in the OC today with a friend.
Forum: Northeast
02-05-21, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By UCantTouchThis

You're more like a James Bond with all your fancy...

You're more like a James Bond with all your fancy toys! :D
Forum: Northeast
02-05-21, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Had to cover my ears when the singing started but...

Had to cover my ears when the singing started but ok, I'll give you a thumb! :D
02-05-21, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Now you have to eliminate the "unused" out of the...

Now you have to eliminate the "unused" out of the title. :lol:
02-05-21, 11:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Maybe those are holes used to machine the part in...

Maybe those are holes used to machine the part in a CNC, then filled with a rivet so that there are not unneeded holes in the part. Be faster than welding and grinding the holes after mfg. Just a...
02-04-21, 11:43 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Another short ride tonight. 13.3 miles with 1.516...

Another short ride tonight. 13.3 miles with 1.516 ft of gain. Just warming up getting ready for some longer climbs! :thumb:

Some 4% to 5% then a 10% to a 17 according to the Strava graph. Thank...
02-04-21, 11:42 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Another short ride tonight. 13.3 miles with 1.516...

Another short ride tonight. 13.3 miles with 1.516 ft of gain. Just warming up getting ready for some longer climbs! :thumb:

Some 4% to 5% then a 10% to a 17 according to the Strava graph. Thank...
02-04-21, 12:06 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,015
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Won't keep bikes in the garage. Our 7 bikes have...

Won't keep bikes in the garage. Our 7 bikes have their own bedroom. :D
02-03-21, 12:00 AM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Only had time for 15 miles tonight but added in...

Only had time for 15 miles tonight but added in some hills for 1,509 of gain. Thought it might be cold out in the foothills but nice. I was comfy in shorts! :D
02-02-21, 11:59 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Only had time for 15 miles but added in some...

Only had time for 15 miles but added in some hills for 1.509 of gain. :thumb:
02-01-21, 01:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 795
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Thanks for the info. And no, I am not a bike cop....

Thanks for the info. And no, I am not a bike cop. I thought all could figure that out from the OP when I said, "I wonder if I'd get pulled over." ;)
02-01-21, 12:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,148
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Move to California, you only have to lube the...

Move to California, you only have to lube the pivot points once a year. Which is good because over here, that is about all we can afford! :D
01-31-21, 11:40 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Totally understand that life! I'm lucky, been...

Totally understand that life! I'm lucky, been cycling 25 consecutive years. Did my thing years ago doing all I could do. Now I am just a fun recreational guy riding for fun and fitness.
01-31-21, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 155,112
Posted By UCantTouchThis

30 Miles, put me at 501 for the month. :thumb:

30 Miles, put me at 501 for the month. :thumb:
01-30-21, 10:33 PM
Replies: 898
Views: 71,005
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Funny, raised 4 kids then had 9 grandkids. I have...

Funny, raised 4 kids then had 9 grandkids. I have a friend that always asked why I didn't ride more. I said I had 9 grandkids, birthday parties just about every month, baseball games, recitals etc....
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-21, 10:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,259
Posted By UCantTouchThis

72 miles today at 17.0 average speed. With a...

72 miles today at 17.0 average speed. With a short ride tomorrow, I will have 500 outdoor miles for the month. :thumb:
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