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07-31-02, 10:00 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,050
Posted By bikehard700

Womens spandex shorts should not be manufactured...

Womens spandex shorts should not be manufactured larger than a size 5 US... a size 7 women will still look fine in a 5, but a women larger than a 7 in spandex is scary... oooooooooooooo!:roflmao:...
07-27-02, 07:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,508
Posted By bikehard700

Oceanrider, good luck with recovery... but take...

Oceanrider, good luck with recovery... but take it easy. DON'T overdo it. Just take it slow, and be patient... it's tough now, but, it's better to be safe.
If it makes you feel any better, and I...
07-09-02, 07:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,024
Posted By bikehard700

All of the advice here is right on point, so I...

All of the advice here is right on point, so I won't add any more, but as an example of what is being tossed around, here goes;
About 8 years ago I ballooned up 50 lbs. (unhappy marriage, no...
07-08-02, 05:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,716
Posted By bikehard700

This was about ten years ago... I was riding to...

This was about ten years ago...
I was riding to work in the morning, about 13 miles, and about 4 miles from work, I was cruising down a hill at about 25-30 mph, and an elderly women made a right...
07-08-02, 08:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,576
Posted By bikehard700

First, I wish Sandra a speedy recovery, and that...

First, I wish Sandra a speedy recovery, and that you both are riding together once again.

Second... I too will not ride with someone without a helmut... period!:mad:

And, I aggree that they be...
07-07-02, 09:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,546
Posted By bikehard700

No... do you turn around when you see a steep...

No... do you turn around when you see a steep hill?

:rolleyes:
07-02-02, 08:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By bikehard700

Physical and mental health... and the smell of a...

Physical and mental health... and the smell of a wooded country road early in the day... and the feeling of accomplishment when I reach the crest of a 3 mile/12% grade... catching a "rabbit" on a...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-02, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By bikehard700

I think it is the conditioning... If you are big...

I think it is the conditioning... If you are big or small, your condition determines, along with some laws of physics, how far and how fast you can consistantly ride. I ride for distance, not for...
06-25-02, 07:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,890
Posted By bikehard700

Joe, As you might know (I mention it in the...

Joe,
As you might know (I mention it in the forum once in a while), I work out regularly for muscle stregnth, and growth in the winter, when not riding as much. Anyway, the advice on protein is...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-02, 07:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By bikehard700

Now children, you don't need to show your...

Now children, you don't need to show your maturity here... I sense a "small man" complex coming out.:D

If you can't answer a forum with a mature response, why not ignore it, and leave it to those...
06-25-02, 06:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 607
Posted By bikehard700

The cycling community is full of great...

The cycling community is full of great people...:beer:
Now, send the check.:D
06-25-02, 06:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,194
Posted By bikehard700

I have the same problem you have... it is the...

I have the same problem you have... it is the patella tendon. I have had it for years.
I have had surgery on both knees, but the surgeon said bicycling was the second best thing I could do for...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-02, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By bikehard700

I have had this happen about 40 miles into a...

I have had this happen about 40 miles into a ride, and I wasn't halfway yet, so I was worried...
The air was hot and humid, and it had rained alot the day before... I think it was allergies to...
06-24-02, 07:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,482
Posted By bikehard700

Considering all of the positive points you made...

Considering all of the positive points you made regarding riding the bike, I wonder why you are torturing yourself by running... unless you like that kind of thing.:D

Cycling is better for your...
06-24-02, 07:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,249
Posted By bikehard700

Not gonna happen... I mean, yes, it sounds bad,...

Not gonna happen... I mean, yes, it sounds bad, and both sides are getting alot of press, but Amtrak is not going away. Right now, with the end of the current agreement drawing near, you have the...
06-23-02, 06:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 994
Posted By bikehard700

I get out a bucket, put in some warm water and a...

I get out a bucket, put in some warm water and a little bit of dish detergent, and use an old t-shirt ( with the excess water squeazed out) to wipe down the frame and as much of the components I can...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-02, 09:05 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 41,064
Posted By bikehard700

I have been averaging 210/ wk. since mid May...

I have been averaging 210/ wk. since mid May (between both Road and Mtn. bikes)... but I did 312 this week, and expect to keep my average up to around 300+ through October.

Thursday I did 101...
06-19-02, 07:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By bikehard700

bike cleaning...

I was riding today, and I got caught in a thunder storm... and I'm not complaining, it was a typical summer shower.
So, tonite as I'm cleaning the road grit from my "baby", and I was wondering how...
06-19-02, 06:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 526
Posted By bikehard700

I always wave, nod or say hello to all cyclists,...

I always wave, nod or say hello to all cyclists, even if it is just raising my fingers up while still gripping the bars.
06-19-02, 06:13 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,315
Posted By bikehard700

... I also wave to motorists who wait at...

... I also wave to motorists who wait at intersections, or wait before pulling out of driveways, to allow me to pass, thanking them for their consideration.

Abusive motorists... I try my best to...
Forum: Introductions
06-19-02, 06:00 AM
Replies: 13
Hi
Views: 417
Posted By bikehard700

Welcome to bike forums. You will get alot of info...

Welcome to bike forums. You will get alot of info from here.:)

BTW... THANK YOU... for doing what you do.:thumbup:
06-19-02, 05:43 AM
Replies: 674
Views: 24,469
Posted By bikehard700

In a perfect world, I would be riding 700k /week....

In a perfect world, I would be riding 700k /week. By coincidence my stable includes a Cannondale RW700 and an M700.
and "bikehard" ? ... yes, everyday.:D :roflmao: :roflmao: :D
06-17-02, 07:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By bikehard700

I think I should clarify what I was thinking...

I think I should clarify what I was thinking regarding "enegy food"...

I would not condider N/A beer a food for a ride or the morning of a ride (part of my breakfast),but as a food consumed the...
06-15-02, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By bikehard700

non-alchohalic beer as a quality carb. food ???

For various reasons I have been drinking non-alchohalic beer instead of regular beer... for one thing, drinking the German brands, you can not tell the difference in taste, and the part that works...
06-14-02, 07:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 610
Posted By bikehard700

I would say you are building muscle by riding,...

I would say you are building muscle by riding, and since muscle weighs more than fat, even though you are losing fat, the added muscle weighs more than the fat lost. Some of our more "scientific"...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-02, 08:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,545
Posted By bikehard700

I'm not small... 220lbs. at 5'10" (I lift...

I'm not small... 220lbs. at 5'10" (I lift weights), and ride 200 miles a week... I also live in north eastern pennsylvania and ride in north western NJ as well... so, I ride up my share of hills. My...
06-13-02, 07:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 610
Posted By bikehard700

Here is what I would do... ride this weekend as...

Here is what I would do... ride this weekend as usual, maybe a 60-70 mile ride Sa. or Su., and ride 20-30 mile rides M-W, and then a slow easy 20 Th., OFF Friday, go to bed early Friday night, and...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-02, 06:42 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,860
Posted By bikehard700

The answer to your question depends on some...

The answer to your question depends on some variables... fitness, equipment, and your goals as a rider.

I ride 200+ miles a week... about half on a smooth tire MTB, over a rails-trails path, at...
03-29-02, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,571
Posted By bikehard700

Sure... beat 'em on some rocks in a stream, and...

Sure... beat 'em on some rocks in a stream, and they're good as new.:D
03-29-02, 07:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,915
Posted By bikehard700

Hey, wash 'em twice if you want, but Kooties are...

Hey, wash 'em twice if you want, but Kooties are vanquished in just one washing.:p




Green Lion... love the little rider... man he's riding like a mad man.
Forum: Commuting
03-29-02, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 590
Posted By bikehard700

I have always wanted to report inconsiderate...

I have always wanted to report inconsiderate delivery drivers... usually by the time I return from my ride, I feel so good, I forget about it. I like to think it would get them off the road. Who...
03-28-02, 08:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 683
Posted By bikehard700

First off... yes, the double yellow lines mean...

First off... yes, the double yellow lines mean "no pasing" everywhere that I'm aware of.
That said, I have had the same experiences on my daily rides. Usally I ride about 6-12 inches(US) left of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-02, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 659
Posted By bikehard700

The length of the top tube will change the frame...

The length of the top tube will change the frame length, which in turn make the bike ride differently. The longer the top tube, the more relaxed a ride you will get. A shorter top tube will make it a...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-02, 07:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,351
Posted By bikehard700

I have been "ankling" for some 20 years... didn't...

I have been "ankling" for some 20 years... didn't know it had a name. I just started doing it because it felt right.
I dunno, my technique might be crappy, I'll have to check out some of the sites...
03-28-02, 06:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By bikehard700

Sounds like a nice peice of equipment... but with...

Sounds like a nice peice of equipment... but with all that air ability, won't that give the flying specs more space to buzz around in.?:roflmao:
Forum: Road Cycling
03-27-02, 08:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 985
Posted By bikehard700

I'm 41, and I lift weights regularly. It really...

I'm 41, and I lift weights regularly. It really helps when your upper body has the added strength to support itself over long distances. I used to "pump iron", and that is why I carry 220 lbs. on a...
03-27-02, 07:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,302
Posted By bikehard700

It sounds as though a "pub crawl" is being...

It sounds as though a "pub crawl" is being organized...
I'm there! :beer:




Need to stop at Fullers too... ... ...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-02, 08:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 985
Posted By bikehard700

I am 220 pounds, and haven't broken a spoke in...

I am 220 pounds, and haven't broken a spoke in years (knockin on wood right now). I ride the spokes that came with my bikes ('02 Cannondale RW700 and '90 Schwinn LeTour), whatever type spokes they...
03-26-02, 08:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,672
Posted By bikehard700

In my area, we have several very active touring...

In my area, we have several very active touring and racing clubs, a velodrome, as well as quite a few road races and crits going on all season long. There are lots of roadies around here, and have...
Forum: BMX
03-26-02, 12:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 817
Posted By bikehard700

Hey...I m a roadie, and I can't help this guy,,,...

Hey...I m a roadie, and I can't help this guy,,, but someone can.

He wants info on a street bike... pass the word. Let's help him in the brothrhood/sisterhood of cycling;.

I'm a road dog... but...
03-25-02, 07:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,584
Posted By bikehard700

I read an article in Bicycling magazine in the...

I read an article in Bicycling magazine in the early 80's, written by a neourologist, graphically describing what the brain goes though in a fall, when there is head contact... I had bean wearing a...
03-25-02, 06:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 676
Posted By bikehard700

My second opinion...:beer: :beer: :beer:

My second opinion...:beer: :beer: :beer:
Forum: BMX
03-25-02, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 817
Posted By bikehard700

Hey... WELCOME ! I'm a roadie, so I won't be...

Hey... WELCOME !
I'm a roadie, so I won't be much help with guidance for the type of bike you want... but, there are plenty of folks here who can, and will help you out. Jump in whenever you can,...
03-25-02, 06:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 676
Posted By bikehard700

I agree... if you don't like what you read, move...

I agree... if you don't like what you read, move on.

I'm sure my opinions may not suit everyone, but we all have a right to our opinions...
and I try to keep them clean, and to the point.

My...
03-25-02, 07:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 419
Posted By bikehard700

aching achillies...

I am hoping for some help here...

This is what's going on;
I just bought a new bike (Cannondale RW700), and I am using clipless pedals for the first time. When I began to ride the new bike, my...
Forum: Introductions
03-24-02, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 388
Posted By bikehard700

WELCOME... This is a great site... full of...

WELCOME... This is a great site... full of usefull opinions. All you have to do is ask. There are lots of experienced riders on this forum. Have fun, and enjoy... ... ...:beer: :beer: :beer:
03-24-02, 08:08 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,189
Posted By bikehard700

My prefered winter ride is a Vision Fitness HRC E...

My prefered winter ride is a Vision Fitness HRC E 3600... I don't worry about salt on the road, or snow and ice hazards... And when the temps. creep above 40 F, I ride my tried and true Schwinn High...
Forum: Introductions
03-21-02, 09:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By bikehard700

PS; Look out for this Joe Gardener guy... I've...

PS;
Look out for this Joe Gardener guy... I've never met him, but, he has been extremely helpful, and patient, when I have needed assistence with this forum... ... ...:love: :love: :love: :fun:
Forum: Introductions
03-21-02, 09:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By bikehard700

Welcome... I'm a roadie, but use my mtn. bike on...

Welcome... I'm a roadie, but use my mtn. bike on off days as an alternate way to ride(mud is fun).
I'm fairly new here, but, I think you will find this forum to be a helpful, and understanding group...
03-21-02, 09:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 783
Posted By bikehard700

10-4... Where my cleats are set, my heels just...

10-4... Where my cleats are set, my heels just barely touching the cranks as they pass by (at the insde float limit).

No matter how I'm feeling on any particular day... I force myself to stay in...
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