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11-12-16, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,535
Posted By Diegomayra

Thanks everyone for the replies. I mounted...

Thanks everyone for the replies.

I mounted the Weehoo Igo2 trailer and took my daughter for a spin.

Went over curbs and into the park at 15mph and climbed out of the saddle up the banks (local...
11-03-16, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,535
Posted By Diegomayra

Appreciate the reply. I forgot to mention I...

Appreciate the reply. I forgot to mention I already own a 2 seater trailer.

I was hoping to find something a little narrower and something more capable of climbing gradients or. I have "back and...
11-02-16, 12:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,535
Posted By Diegomayra

CX carbon bike + attached toddler bike

I recently purchased a Raleigh RXC carbon bike. This is a carbon cyclocross bike, the frame is carbon, the seat post I'd Williams carbon, the bars are carbon. Basically, the bike is light.

I'd...
05-27-15, 11:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 601
Posted By Diegomayra

EXCHEQUER MOUNTAIN BIKE PARK - $100,000 Finalist

Hello Everyone,

I am a little distressed; a local down hill park EXCHEQUER MOUNTAIN BIKE PARK has made it as a finalist to the Bell Built competition versus 2 other parks, one located in TN and...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-13, 04:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,009
Posted By Diegomayra

Ouch.

Ouch.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-13, 04:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 450
Posted By Diegomayra

Video: Derailleur Hanger Failure - Carry a CHAIN BREAK!

Today was an adventure to say the least.

60 miler breakfast ride started off great, lots of cyclists out on the roads and a few kids on fixies who were wearing helmets (makes me happy - I'm old). ...
07-08-13, 04:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,897
Posted By Diegomayra

Saturday's stage was classic Team Sky tactics....

Saturday's stage was classic Team Sky tactics. Sunday's stage was Froome all alone and exposed, noone on Movistar or Saxo-Tinkoff could hedge any serious attack on Froome, that was impressive. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-13, 08:03 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,999,270
Posted By Diegomayra

Wow! The Orbea may be hotter.

Wow! The Orbea may be hotter.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-13, 01:03 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,999,270
Posted By Diegomayra

Super Hot Ridley! Does the cable routing on the...

Super Hot Ridley! Does the cable routing on the exterior of the bar "feel" present when clutching lower on the hoods?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-13, 11:36 AM
Replies: 732
Views: 43,609
Posted By Diegomayra

Thanks and nice bike by the way. I am 5'8" and I...

Thanks and nice bike by the way. I am 5'8" and I have a bad habit of taking the winter off. I took off 1/2 a year of serious cycling and rebounded from 140 to 174 over the course of 7 months. Last...
06-10-13, 11:45 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,454
Posted By Diegomayra

Another today in Elk Grove as well. I will...

Another today in Elk Grove as well.

I will continue because I feel alive when I do cycle. I love the endorphin rush, the fresh morning air, and everything else cycling offers. I am cleaning my...
06-10-13, 10:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,006
Posted By Diegomayra

.... I just posted something similar.... ...

.... I just posted something similar....

Sigh.
06-10-13, 10:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,454
Posted By Diegomayra

Deeply troubled. Cycling death(s) on local roads. Quit? Travel to ride?

I know everyone hates these sort of posts, I loathe them.

I have felt threatened on some of the roadways around Oakdale/Riverbank,CA due to drivers high vehicular speed and neglecting to offer 3'...
06-10-13, 10:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,587
Posted By Diegomayra

Pulling a gun on anyone without proper cause is...

Pulling a gun on anyone without proper cause is unacceptable.
Were you physically on the premises in a location which was not immediately public or visible from the road? Like behind the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-13, 03:17 PM
Replies: 732
Views: 43,609
Posted By Diegomayra

Started ramping up my cycling in...

Started ramping up my cycling in November/December 2012 and then the beginning of the year happened; hit by truck in January, cold in February, and the flu in the beginning of March.

Finally got...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-13, 10:38 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 17,501
Posted By Diegomayra

I like what I see, especially the first set....

I like what I see, especially the first set. Awaiting the pricing for the racier cut.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-13, 07:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,252
Posted By Diegomayra

3 Endurolyte capsules per hour or two metasalts. ...

3 Endurolyte capsules per hour or two metasalts.
I also spike one of my bottles with 1/4 teaspoon of good ole' tablesalt.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-04-13, 09:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,696
Posted By Diegomayra

I do care about the way my bike looks. I am a...

I do care about the way my bike looks. I am a form over function guy when it comes to the usual things, including my personal attire. We are social acceptance seeking in almost all our spheres of...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-04-13, 09:04 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,451
Posted By Diegomayra

If anything... an older bike who has served well,...

If anything... an older bike who has served well, "old faithful", anything beyond that is odd.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-13, 12:45 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 17,501
Posted By Diegomayra

The last series of images of the jersey concept...

The last series of images of the jersey concept are retro, classy, and easy on the eyes. Its going somewhere now.
If a quotation makes its way onto the jersey, it shouldn't be too loud and...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-13, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Diegomayra

People here are being pretty nice to you. You...

People here are being pretty nice to you. You will usually get bashed, however its obvious your excited about going fast on your bike, set a miles/month goal and work on your...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-31-13, 06:53 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,037
Posted By Diegomayra

What he said. Some employees at local bike shops...

What he said. Some employees at local bike shops are very helpful and well meaning, it is difficult to asses what a new customer needs because the customer is unsure what they "want". What an...
05-31-13, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,057
Posted By Diegomayra

The descent on New Priest Grade is Fuuuunnnn!...

The descent on New Priest Grade is Fuuuunnnn! Wards Ferry is equally as sketchy but its a fun canyon ride, I would recommend El Dorado-Foresthill/Cool grade instead.
05-25-13, 08:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,057
Posted By Diegomayra

I tried attacking it at a pace higher than what I...

I tried attacking it at a pace higher than what I could sustain, the kick towards the end finally got me. Unclipping and reclipping is no fun on this grade.

Descent down Priest Grade is fun!...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-13, 09:11 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,999,270
Posted By Diegomayra

K-Edge Gopro Mount. It's a tad pricey for a...

K-Edge Gopro Mount. It's a tad pricey for a simple milled piece of aluminum, but sleek and discreet.
The most important part, the Gopro isn't going to go wobble or shake.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-13, 12:09 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,999,270
Posted By Diegomayra

http://i51.photobucket.com/albums/f396/Diego209/nu...

http://i51.photobucket.com/albums/f396/Diego209/null-1.jpg

Here goes... its simple and black.

If not, then what ?
05-23-13, 10:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By Diegomayra

I do not know a specific bike shop in the SF...

I do not know a specific bike shop in the SF area, however most bike shops will do it $30 or less. They will reuse a box and protect all fragile parts and put stoppers into the fork ends. From there...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-13, 10:26 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,912
Posted By Diegomayra

Good luck finding a decent LBS. We don't have...

Good luck finding a decent LBS. We don't have much to choose from locally but everytime I need assistance wrenching or a question about my own DYI wrenching they are more than helpful. Odds' n ends'...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-13, 10:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,315
Posted By Diegomayra

Cheapest thing I can find online, haha. Locally...

Cheapest thing I can find online, haha. Locally it's Giant or Specialized.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-13, 07:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,045
Posted By Diegomayra

I use my Iphone as my only bicycle computer and...

I use my Iphone as my only bicycle computer and it works great (Roadbike Pro App). On a century attempt, my battery died at mile 84 , just over 4:30 hrs running time. That is considering I use...
05-21-13, 12:21 AM
Replies: 2,848
Views: 142,034
Posted By Diegomayra

What happened? I DNP'ed on Modesto RR, rode...

What happened?

I DNP'ed on Modesto RR, rode to race for warmup (13 miles). Legs felt great at start, was holding a top 10 rotation until someone had a blowout on two gnarly potholes that were...
05-18-13, 03:39 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,672
Posted By Diegomayra

Especially considering the race in question is a...

Especially considering the race in question is a Crit. I backed down today from a figure 8 Crit, if its a road race you have more space and opportunity to prevent a box-in. Racing will satisfy and...
05-18-13, 03:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,568
Posted By Diegomayra

If your struggling to keep off the front then I'd...

If your struggling to keep off the front then I'd work together. If your within a few miles of the finish and the break will hold then sit-in and take the win I'd say.
05-18-13, 03:31 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,943
Posted By Diegomayra

:( My heart was set on being on an elbow of Mt....

:( My heart was set on being on an elbow of Mt. Diablo cheering. Head-on collision at low speed in my Prius changed that, not my fault. I'd love to see some live pictures of the scene if someone's...
05-17-13, 01:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,122
Posted By Diegomayra

I wish we had some sort of reclamation process...

I wish we had some sort of reclamation process for old dirt roads use publicly during the first part of the 1900's in the eastern Central Valley-Foothills. Would be awesome to have open spaces...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-16-13, 11:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,300
Posted By Diegomayra

He lied and you believed him. ...

He lied and you believed him.

http://strugglecartoons.files.wordpress.com/2012/10/dickandmuttley1.jpg

... there seems to be some wind tunnel testing to confirm this. He might be right, but I...
05-16-13, 11:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,122
Posted By Diegomayra

Its a private road. Communities in the foothills...

Its a private road. Communities in the foothills routinely limit access via gates, it can be done.
05-16-13, 11:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,122
Posted By Diegomayra

I only take two routes to reach the South Gate....

I only take two routes to reach the South Gate. Blackhawk Rd. and Diablo Rd., I could understand the frustration if you are a community member who has had a close call with a cyclist cutting corners...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-16-13, 10:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,300
Posted By Diegomayra

Haha, we can do better? I got a set of 60mm...

Haha, we can do better?

I got a set of 60mm carbon clinchers and the one noticeable difference was 200grams over my all-around wheelset.
The second major difference was the stiffness of 60mm...
05-16-13, 10:29 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,672
Posted By Diegomayra

I raced my first RR without serious group...

I raced my first RR without serious group experience and got dropped. Would I suggest it? Hrmmm, No.

Why??
Without fast group experience you will find yourself yo-yo'ing off a wheel in the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-16-13, 10:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,872
Posted By Diegomayra

Mt Diablo is a Mecca of climbing-cycling in...

Mt Diablo is a Mecca of climbing-cycling in Northern California (Bay Area).

Stolen from DiabloScotts post (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/831248-Mt-Diablo-amp-Alpe-d-Huez)...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-13, 05:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,540
Posted By Diegomayra

Don't forget about your gear. Bibs,...

Don't forget about your gear.

Bibs, Jerseys, Helmet, Frame pump, patch kit, spare tubes.
Clipless pedals and shoes.


Good luck. I'd go Supersix, then again I'm biased because I own one....
05-15-13, 10:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 12,806
Posted By Diegomayra

I do tend to go alot slower on the North side,...

I do tend to go alot slower on the North side, mental game?? I see the hairpins and I lose my "gusto", whereas the southside offers shaded areas and the break at Rock City.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-13, 02:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,460
Posted By Diegomayra

I did the same thing. I ordered a OEM replacement...

I did the same thing. I ordered a OEM replacement off Ebay for $17.00. Tighten the stem first, hehe.

Your steerer is most likely undamaged. The aluminum will strip before you damage it, however...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-13, 07:58 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,300
Posted By Diegomayra

Variety. If I had to put a percentage on it,...

Variety.

If I had to put a percentage on it, I'd say 60% Electra. :lol:
05-11-13, 07:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,266
Posted By Diegomayra

I have never tried this, too scared. Its...

I have never tried this, too scared. Its difficult enough in the vehicle.
05-11-13, 01:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 955
Posted By Diegomayra

How did it go? I can hold 20+ on 50 mile rides...

How did it go? I can hold 20+ on 50 mile rides and I still get dropped. I am scared and uncomfortable in the pack and usually end up in the wind or pulling hard and long. Need to grit my teeth and...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-13, 01:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,376
Posted By Diegomayra

Roadbike Pro by Runtastic. You can download...

Roadbike Pro by Runtastic. You can download offline maps and reduce usage of battery considerably.
05-10-13, 11:32 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,657
Posted By Diegomayra

Try out these... pick one 315981 315982 ...

Try out these... pick one

315981
315982

I sweat like a pig, 4 bottles in 50miles @ race pace in 85 F.
05-10-13, 11:26 AM
Replies: 5,101
Views: 3,333,020
Posted By Diegomayra

I believe that was a sarcastic comment in...

I believe that was a sarcastic comment in reference to a post I made 4 pages back. I have seen your bike pics and they're definitely not budget.
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