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Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-21, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

True in the sense of whether a wrist-worn gizmo...

True in the sense of whether a wrist-worn gizmo can estimate VO2max accurately. The gold standard is measuring inhaled and exhaled gasses during exercise.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-21, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

He can do it. I sense it strongly.

He can do it. I sense it strongly.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-21, 12:32 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

At your age, 200 should be doable. Do a nice set...

At your age, 200 should be doable. Do a nice set of 3 min suprathreshold intervals and take the last one up to Z7 until you lose bowel and bladder control.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

My my other workout numbers weren’t impressive,...

My my other workout numbers weren’t impressive, but I got my HR over 180 for about 30 seconds today. I’m amazed the thing can still go like that.
Forum: Foo
10-18-21, 07:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 758
Posted By MoAlpha

My first clinical rotation was peds, during a hot...

My first clinical rotation was peds, during a hot NYC summer, in a hospital with a big CF program. I guess there are a bunch more options for those kids and young adults now, but what a cruel,...
Forum: Foo
10-18-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 758
Posted By MoAlpha

Respiratory drive in healthy individuals is...

Respiratory drive in healthy individuals is regulated in response to pCO2. That's just how it evolved. There are oxygen receptors, but they contribute very little to respiratory drive under normal...
Forum: Foo
10-18-21, 01:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 758
Posted By MoAlpha

Breath holding ability has a lot more to do with...

Breath holding ability has a lot more to do with brain sensitivity to CO2 level than fitness. It's also trainable: For instance CO2-induced breathing drive can be greatly reduced in people with...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-21, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

The sheer ugliness of the gear has put me off,...

The sheer ugliness of the gear has put me off, that and the reputed horribility of servicing their hydro brakes.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-21, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

That front arrives here in an hour or so with...

That front arrives here in an hour or so with what is likely to be some drama. Got out for maybe the last warm ride of the season and administered some pain to my friends.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

The last one pressed charges. Go,...

The last one pressed charges.



Go, sure, but where?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-21, 03:13 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,433
Posted By MoAlpha

At 800+ bucks a pop for progressive lenses, I'm...

At 800+ bucks a pop for progressive lenses, I'm not wearing those on the bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-21, 07:16 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

Just got the eye-watering estimate for new boat...

Just got the eye-watering estimate for new boat electronics. All Garmin. For just a little bit more I could fly you out to set up the menus on all five displays.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-12-21, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

We have a wedding in Austin next month. Not sure...

We have a wedding in Austin next month. Not sure about the after party, but I am somewhat leery of the whole enterprise, especially getting on an airplane with a bunch of Texans.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-10-21, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

Anything could happen on a 3 hr lawn.

Anything could happen on a 3 hr lawn.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-10-21, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

We had teens-mid 20s (kts) out on the Bay. My...

We had teens-mid 20s (kts) out on the Bay. My people went sub-5. I doubt I could have hung.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-21, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

I am a lover of music, high and low, from gut...

I am a lover of music, high and low, from gut bucket to gamelan. Country is not my favorite genre, but I do enjoy a lot of it up through the 1960s and some more recent artists who maintain the...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

https://youtu.be/Xb5XasVdbgw

https://youtu.be/Xb5XasVdbgw
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

You are no doubt dear to her. She has a big...

You are no doubt dear to her. She has a big heart.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-21, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

Me too, or not being able to grab the brakes with...

Me too, or not being able to grab the brakes with cold-paralyzed hands, but it's all relative, isn't it?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-21, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

That's pretty much my experience. I've basically...

That's pretty much my experience. I've basically given up.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-21, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

I just looove the Gulf Stream. Here's me and my...

I just looove the Gulf Stream. Here's me and my late buddy Larry in the goddamn thing. My juices were definitely flowing.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-21, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

I would be in favor of setting up a regular group...

I would be in favor of setting up a regular group ride on Zwift. Anything to fight the boredom and depression.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-07-21, 04:35 AM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

Fake CAPT Mo, USPHS, Ret.

Fake CAPT Mo, USPHS, Ret.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-21, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

Thanks. That definitely sounds worth a try!

Thanks. That definitely sounds worth a try!
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-21, 02:48 PM
Replies: 3,006
Views: 33,895
Posted By MoAlpha

Very probably.

Very probably.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-21, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

I have found no better way to get a straight hour...

I have found no better way to get a straight hour of Z4 than a group ride on Zwift.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Wife and daughter, familiar with both, prefer the...

Wife and daughter, familiar with both, prefer the emulsified axle grease stuff. I've been a natural man since I first encountered it in college.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-21, 10:00 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Winter is coming.

Winter is coming.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-29-21, 07:11 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Looks like a blackish smallsnake (serpentus...

Looks like a blackish smallsnake (serpentus Newjersyensis), but it's hard to be sure from the photo.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-27-21, 03:24 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

"I'm not pro disc, I'm just anti-anti disc." ...

"I'm not pro disc, I'm just anti-anti disc."

Probable BF quote.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-26-21, 05:43 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Went for a sail this afternoon. Conditions were...

Went for a sail this afternoon. Conditions were sporty and we were sailing upwind pretty maxed out when I jumped off the coaming to tweak a line on the cabin top. I heard LSS shriek from the wheel...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-21, 05:24 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Thanks! I’m due for an indyfabz overexposure...

Thanks! I’m due for an indyfabz overexposure prize right about now, I suspect.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-21, 05:02 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Brother, I'm the keeper...apparently.

Brother, I'm the keeper...apparently.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-21, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Probly not your type.:innocent: When we had...

Probly not your type.:innocent:

When we had just gotten the boat, we needed a new genoa and had finished spec'ing it out with the sailmaker on a busy day at the loft. She looked at me and said,...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-21, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

We opened this last night. I think it was a...

We opened this last night. I think it was a wedding present. Pretty good with a bit of cheese!

...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-21, 01:47 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Got this frame in the early 80s and Peter updated...

Got this frame in the early 80s and Peter updated it for me from the original Nuovo Record with NOS 7800 in 2014. Agree with all the comments. Wire rope was simply never meant to go around tight...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-21, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

He had 7800 stuff. Not going back to downtube...

He had 7800 stuff. Not going back to downtube shifters, just lusting after the upgrade a little less. LSS wants a new instrument package for the boat too..."while you're still working." :eek:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-21, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Just had two days of slow, conversational, riding...

Just had two days of slow, conversational, riding with a good old friend. What a pleasure!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-21, 06:11 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Your winter is going to suck just that much less...

Your winter is going to suck just that much less now. See you in the funny papers!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-21, 05:43 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Wheel!

Wheel!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-21, 03:41 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Sounds really ******. I hated being on call.

Sounds really ******. I hated being on call.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-21, 07:35 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Well, to really know that he’d have to examine a...

Well, to really know that he’d have to examine a sample.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-21, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

That's a very important point. As Dunning and...

That's a very important point. As Dunning and Kruger demonstrated, you have to know a lot to know how little you know.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-21, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Personality and developmental disorders, i.e.,...

Personality and developmental disorders, i.e., the disruptive, difficult, and destructive people who often don't know it or don't care.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-21, 08:30 AM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

The 1980s called and wants its dumbass,...

The 1980s called and wants its dumbass, inappropriate, paternalistic, medical charting habits back. One wonders if he (and I'm willing to be its a "he") calls anyone "unpleasant" in their chart. I'd...
09-16-21, 02:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,244
Posted By MoAlpha

Comfort, ride, and gas mileage, even power, all...

Comfort, ride, and gas mileage, even power, all compared pretty well to the mid-90s Volvo 850 non-turbo wagon I had before mine. God, was that thing a dog!
09-13-21, 04:40 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,877
Posted By MoAlpha

On the bike with 405mm chain stays, I try to...

On the bike with 405mm chain stays, I try to avoid it. On the one with 430s, not as big an issue.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-21, 01:47 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 8,555
Posted By MoAlpha

I actually find that a rewarding feature of Zwift...

I actually find that a rewarding feature of Zwift too. The game seems to be designed to facilitate it.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-21, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

It's hard, especially in a low-carb,...

It's hard, especially in a low-carb, health-conscious, household. I have to consciously remind myself to eat several times a day.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-21, 01:05 PM
Replies: 11,268
Views: 167,326
Posted By MoAlpha

Last night I went to my first social thing with...

Last night I went to my first social thing with the informal club I've been riding with for two years, a BBQ in someone's yard in honor of a departing member. Two things impressed me. One was how...
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