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07-18-19, 05:29 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,468
Posted By OldTryGuy

MY attitude is spot on for my personal health. ...

MY attitude is spot on for my personal health. The Metformin that I take is not for diabetes but instead aggressive Prostate Cancer and as far as I am concerned it is a life sentence not a death...
07-17-19, 04:59 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,156
Posted By OldTryGuy

Sadly, many people don't even see cars or trucks...

Sadly, many people don't even see cars or trucks or motorcycles. Just had a 4 wheel turn left as 2 wheel (motorcycle) approached. 2 wheel went into passenger door resulting in 2 wheel rider death +...
07-16-19, 05:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By OldTryGuy

Publication worth looking into ---- Life on...

Publication worth looking into ----

Life on ADT (http://www.lifeonadt.com/)
07-16-19, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By OldTryGuy

Contrary to historically medical PCa thinking I...

Contrary to historically medical PCa thinking I have been prescribed Cypionate bi-weekly but I play with the time gap. Messed up on last injection and "T" level dropped to 15ng/dL. Already had one...
07-16-19, 09:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By OldTryGuy

Saddened to read that you have been diagnosed...

Saddened to read that you have been diagnosed with PCa. I would highly suggest you join----

https://www.inspire.com/groups/us-too-prostate-cancer/

The members have a wealth of knowledge and...
07-14-19, 03:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 486
Posted By OldTryGuy

thehammerdog ---- congratulations :thumb: :thumb:...

thehammerdog ---- congratulations :thumb: :thumb:


DLF > DNF >> DNS

Dead Last Finish > Did Not Finish >> Did Not Start
07-14-19, 06:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,185
Posted By OldTryGuy

I enjoy long rides on my "grocery grabber." My...

I enjoy long rides on my "grocery grabber." My 141 miles last Wednesday for my 69th birthday included 95 miles riding my grocery grabber with front basket on with many of them in the rain. By...
07-12-19, 06:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,254
Posted By OldTryGuy

I wonder if those on the receiving end of their...

I wonder if those on the receiving end of their daily gift in these locals

https://www.gfmag.com/global-data/economic-data/the-poorest-countries-in-the-world

might want to return it if at all...
07-12-19, 06:16 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,250
Posted By OldTryGuy

My thoughts --- ......Forget about legs...

My thoughts ---

......Forget about legs hurting or not hurting,

Forget about 10 miles being good or 100+ miles being good,

......Forget about if you feel great or feel crappy after the ride...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-11-19, 03:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,069
Posted By OldTryGuy

JUST got a pair of Przewalski 3D shorts in and...

JUST got a pair of Przewalski 3D shorts in and wore them on my 69 Birthday Ride yesterday. First 105 miles of the 141 miles were in those shorts and even after being sopping wet for hours from...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-11-19, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 645
Posted By OldTryGuy

Bet +20psi might have prevented it. :innocent:

Bet +20psi might have prevented it. :innocent:
07-11-19, 10:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,489
Posted By OldTryGuy

DANG, :mad: , missed the required time by 29:10...

DANG, :mad: , missed the required time by 29:10 yesterday on my 69th birthday ride.


Distance 141.22 mi



Calories 7,908 CCalories

Timing 9:39:39Time
07-10-19, 06:42 PM
Replies: 24,426
Views: 2,280,563
Posted By OldTryGuy

69th Birthday ride today. Began under clouds and...

69th Birthday ride today. Began under clouds and stars. Then torrential downpour. Clears but wind increases as sun comes up. HOT & HUMID. 141 miles.
07-09-19, 08:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 805
Posted By OldTryGuy

Wishing I was there. Only other thing I would...

Wishing I was there. Only other thing I would want is the wind behind me the whole ride.

BE SAFE, ENJOY and NO SUPER TUCKS!!!! on the downhills
07-09-19, 04:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 805
Posted By OldTryGuy

HAVE A BLAST TODAY!!!! :speedy: :thumb::thumb: ...

HAVE A BLAST TODAY!!!! :speedy: :thumb::thumb:

SW FL resident here and going from 100+ mile rides with 100' - 200' of elevation change to Six Gap's 11,000+' in 103 miles IS A BLAST !!!!
07-09-19, 04:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,511
Posted By OldTryGuy

I now wear arm sleeves and found them to be much...

I now wear arm sleeves and found them to be much better than going sleeveless or slapping on sunscreen. Common sense dictated that by doing so would help reduce the chances of adding skin cancer to...
07-08-19, 04:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,628
Posted By OldTryGuy

When do you say enough and put them down? ...

When do you say enough and put them down?



inanimate or not, when the Dr. said "very aggressive PCa" it was

hasta la vista to "the Boys" :eek: :eek:

bicycling is much -- MUCH MORE...
07-08-19, 04:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,734
Posted By OldTryGuy

Don't need no stinking Ziploc or Otterbox, cause...

Don't need no stinking Ziploc or Otterbox, cause I got this >>>

https://www.kyoceramobile.com/duraxv-lte/
07-08-19, 03:37 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,977
Posted By OldTryGuy

eee qual pay --- EEE QUAL PAY ------...

eee qual pay

--- EEE QUAL PAY

------ EEE QUAL PAY

for Moderators !!! :hug:
07-07-19, 09:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,425
Posted By OldTryGuy

When I woke up on my 50th, 19 years ago this...

When I woke up on my 50th, 19 years ago this Wednesday, I looked in the mirror and said, "you ARE OLD and most likely there is less time left to live than having already lived and you will be told...
07-06-19, 06:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,367
Posted By OldTryGuy

Flat SW FL roads permit longer non-stop almost no...

Flat SW FL roads permit longer non-stop almost no coasting rides. Yesterday was 65 non-stop miles. If my Mo-Jo is going good on long home area rides then typically 100 miles before stopping. During...
07-05-19, 12:31 PM
Replies: 24,426
Views: 2,280,563
Posted By OldTryGuy

62 miles on Tuesday then some HOT hedge trimming...

62 miles on Tuesday then some HOT hedge trimming in afternoon. Yesterday was lawn mowing (riding mower thankfully) with temps 93F to 95F. Out this morning at 1:30AM with heat index at 90F and...
07-02-19, 07:52 PM
Replies: 24,426
Views: 2,280,563
Posted By OldTryGuy

A disappointing TOO day tooday ----- too...

A disappointing TOO day tooday -----

too late heading out for the start

too hot too begin the ride

too much wind too pedal intoo

too tired after sixty too point too miles.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-19, 12:25 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,523
Posted By OldTryGuy

Just another :thumb: :thumb: and IMO you should...

Just another :thumb: :thumb: and IMO you should be happy with what ever you wind up with after a ride because ---- you got out for a ride!!!!

Speed will improve by putting in greater effort and...
07-02-19, 11:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 877
Posted By OldTryGuy

Nicely done. :thumb: :thumb: ...

Nicely done. :thumb: :thumb:
.................The weather forecast at Cape Cod Rail Trail. (https://www.capecodbikeguide.com/railtrail.asp) looks AWESOME compared to here. Just finished up a time...
07-02-19, 11:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 543
Posted By OldTryGuy

Very good news for sure. Enjoy the K-B and...

Very good news for sure. Enjoy the K-B and cycling.
07-02-19, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 543
Posted By OldTryGuy

HOLY COW!!!!! So what's up from the ortho ???

HOLY COW!!!!! So what's up from the ortho ???
07-02-19, 05:32 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,180
Posted By OldTryGuy

34 pounds gone since January is OUTSTANDING !!!...

34 pounds gone since January is OUTSTANDING !!! :thumb: :thumb:

It is healthier obtaining calories from protein rather than cookies-candy-cake---SUGAR.

Continued success in the future.
07-01-19, 10:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 996
Posted By OldTryGuy

:thumb: :thumb: Will be 69 next week and CAN...

:thumb: :thumb:

Will be 69 next week and CAN NOT go off road due to crunchy joints so do another off ride for me and ENJOY!!!. Next week's Birthday Ride will be 2x age.
07-01-19, 05:17 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,799
Posted By OldTryGuy

Step 1 is adjust seat so feet easily touch...

Step 1 is adjust seat so feet easily touch ground.

Step 2 is remove pedals.

Step 3 is---- in a parking lot that is empty mount bike and walk it along straight, turn, straight --- get the feel....
06-29-19, 09:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,128
Posted By OldTryGuy

making EYE CONTACT is no guarantee that one has...

making EYE CONTACT is no guarantee that one has been seen
06-28-19, 06:00 PM
Replies: 24,426
Views: 2,280,563
Posted By OldTryGuy

Began first segment of 41 miles at 12:35AM this...

Began first segment of 41 miles at 12:35AM this morning but not really feeling the MOJO. Got home, showered and took a bit of a nap then back out at 7AM with MOJO found and got another 60 miles...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,653
Posted By OldTryGuy

Saw this comparison chart, NOT ENDORSING ANY ONE...

Saw this comparison chart, NOT ENDORSING ANY ONE ITEM IN PARTICULAR, just thought it is informative.

https://www.cranksports.com/efuel/comparisons/
Forum: Foo
06-27-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,630
Posted By OldTryGuy

"...espresso flavor...." or actual espresso ????...

"...espresso flavor...." or actual espresso ???? "pot after pot"

I just ordered a bag of .....

https://devilmountaincoffee.com/

I wonder if any coffee drinkers on BF have tried it???
06-27-19, 08:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,816
Posted By OldTryGuy

Meaningless without a photo. Second thought,...

Meaningless without a photo.

Second thought, NOT !!! :eek:
06-26-19, 12:29 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,883
Posted By OldTryGuy

3speed Black Raleigh with saddle bag, head light,...

3speed Black Raleigh with saddle bag, head light, chain guard oiler way back in the latter 50's. Biked but not much.

In 1972 I walked up the stairs to my bedroom on the 2nd floor and in my bed was...
06-26-19, 11:42 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,374
Posted By OldTryGuy

The following STRAVA replay is fairly flat for...

The following STRAVA replay is fairly flat for 14.5 miles - 58 minutes - 39 feet elevation - 14.9mph

https://www.relive.cc/view/2451774101

BUT !!!! the following STRAVA replay is how the above...
06-25-19, 02:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,817
Posted By OldTryGuy

We have a load of riders who show up during...

We have a load of riders who show up during winter just to ride our roads. Always room for another Northerner Vacationer. :thumb: :thumb:
06-25-19, 02:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,817
Posted By OldTryGuy

NomarsGirl , sorry about the "not so good" time...

NomarsGirl , sorry about the "not so good" time you had. Could try again next year this time of year, your actual birthday day or any day you want. :thumb:




I DON'T THINK SO !!! :D I've...
06-23-19, 07:23 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,269
Posted By OldTryGuy

KUDOS to you !!! :thumb: :thumb:

KUDOS to you !!! :thumb: :thumb:
06-23-19, 05:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,316
Posted By OldTryGuy

Managed a departure time of 11:24pm Friday night...

Managed a departure time of 11:24pm Friday night at 84F--index at 94F and completed 100 miles back in front of my house just seconds before my 6hr time limit. Showered, kit change, bite to eat,...
06-22-19, 03:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,156
Posted By OldTryGuy

ON - OFF - ON - OFF ..... with my 920XT yielded...

ON - OFF - ON - OFF ..... with my 920XT yielded the following ---- actually took 90 miles of riding to generate (my computer is old and dumb and requires re-start action to complete the flow, hoping...
06-22-19, 02:45 PM
Replies: 24,426
Views: 2,280,563
Posted By OldTryGuy

94F yesterday afternoon with INDEX pushing...

94F yesterday afternoon with INDEX pushing 100+F so I waited until 11:24pm when temp was at 84F and INDEX at 94F. Easy going ride, winds were 8mph, plenty of stars and a nice moon after its rise...
06-22-19, 02:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By OldTryGuy

Just a GOOD LUCK!! to you :thumb:

Just a

GOOD LUCK!! to you :thumb:
06-21-19, 02:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,316
Posted By OldTryGuy

94.7F with index at 105F an hour ago and hotter...

94.7F with index at 105F an hour ago and hotter in next few days. Heading out around midnight +/- for a 100 +/- miler and expect temps to be low/mid 80'sF when I start. Should be a beautiful and...
06-16-19, 04:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,053
Posted By OldTryGuy

It's all in the genes and how we control the part...

It's all in the genes and how we control the part of our life that we can control.

I improved my lifestyle almost 40 years ago in my late 20's. Didn't stop all of my arthritis resulting in 1 new...
06-16-19, 03:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By OldTryGuy

Which procedure depends on conditions of shoulder...

Which procedure depends on conditions of shoulder at the time ---

" ....A standard total shoulder replacement depends upon muscles and tendons around the shoulder joint to be intact. A normal...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-19, 07:40 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 27,160
Posted By OldTryGuy

Disc brakes RULE :thumb: :thumb: Enjoy them on...

Disc brakes RULE :thumb: :thumb: Enjoy them on my Roubaix
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-19, 07:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,836
Posted By OldTryGuy

121.11 miles on my 2018 Roubaix Expert today and...

121.11 miles on my 2018 Roubaix Expert today and with the combo of FS + tire pressure adjustment the miles were wonderfully comfortable. It's a keeper.
06-15-19, 07:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,053
Posted By OldTryGuy

exactly !!!!

exactly !!!!
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