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06-25-13, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2,848
Views: 136,180
Posted By rdubbz

awesome race results, Tavish. keep it up kid,...

awesome race results, Tavish. keep it up kid, you're going places.
05-24-13, 02:38 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,278
Posted By rdubbz

I think you have it backwards. High carb (modern...

I think you have it backwards. High carb (modern american diets) are unnatural. For hundreds of thousands years a majority of the world probably never had a readily available supply of fruit, grains,...
05-24-13, 08:02 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,278
Posted By rdubbz

I do keto diet every offseason with great...

I do keto diet every offseason with great results. I cannot do it during race season. I do feel slower on the bike. I try to keep my carbs around 20-30 grams a day. High fat, moderate protein and low...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-13, 08:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 568
Posted By rdubbz

if you're into group rides, hains point has them...

if you're into group rides, hains point has them or ride over to arlington for fresh bikes ride.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-01-13, 01:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 756
Posted By rdubbz

I use this one. ...

I use this one.

http://www.amazon.com/OneGood-Flexible-Stereo-mono-Headphone/dp/B004F0JJ6C/ref=cm_lmf_tit_5/192-4003777-4969412
Forum: Road Cycling
02-06-13, 01:03 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 8,150
Posted By rdubbz

I love good beer, but unfortunately I tend to...

I love good beer, but unfortunately I tend to have a more difficult time burning off those empty calories and carbs at this age in my life. Now I pretty much enjoy only good scotch whisky.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-13, 08:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,971
Posted By rdubbz

yep, she would easily drop almost anyone on this...

yep, she would easily drop almost anyone on this forum. I've had the pleasure of trying to hang on to her wheel. not fun...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-09-13, 10:35 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,144
Posted By rdubbz

Relax the arms, strengthen the core.

Relax the arms, strengthen the core.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-04-13, 09:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,491
Posted By rdubbz

i've been crit racing my chinese carbon frame for...

i've been crit racing my chinese carbon frame for two seasons now. :D Still hasn't exploded like everyone said it would. in fact, i've lost the rear derailleur too just like op. frame is still...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-18-12, 09:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 871
Posted By rdubbz

I don't think the functionality improvement of...

I don't think the functionality improvement of red over rival is worth the $300 upgrade. Now, if you're already buying shifters then get red.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-12, 07:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 597
Posted By rdubbz

Loved mine until it cracked about 6 months later.

Loved mine until it cracked about 6 months later.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-04-12, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By rdubbz

No, and make that a hell no if you race.

No, and make that a hell no if you race.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-12, 07:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 936
Posted By rdubbz

Maybe he has a Cervelo

Maybe he has a Cervelo
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-12, 11:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 936
Posted By rdubbz

then he should pay the forum to post his spam.

then he should pay the forum to post his spam.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-12, 11:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 936
Posted By rdubbz

good luck "flying under the radar" after you just...

good luck "flying under the radar" after you just posted the link on a popular internet forum. :D
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-12, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,572
Posted By rdubbz

I had one of the 100g carbon saddles. loved it,...

I had one of the 100g carbon saddles. loved it, super comfortable. it started getting some cracks on the seat by the rails and one up front so I stopped using it. I'm a fat 180lbs though. i wish they...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-12, 01:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,194
Posted By rdubbz

I've broken rival brifters on two sets. SRAM...

I've broken rival brifters on two sets. SRAM re-reimbursed my shop for both installs. I paid nothing.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-12, 01:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,647
Posted By rdubbz

The old ones used DT240 hubs. I was lucky and...

The old ones used DT240 hubs. I was lucky and snagged a pair from bonktown a few years ago for about $850.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-11-12, 11:35 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,716
Posted By rdubbz

I had two right rival shifters break. One was...

I had two right rival shifters break. One was about 3 years old and sram still replaced it. both times with rival and not red.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-12, 12:49 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 9,670
Posted By rdubbz

earthquake.

earthquake.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-12, 09:29 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,107
Posted By rdubbz

I like waffles.

I like waffles.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-12, 01:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,256
Posted By rdubbz

I have a set of 60mm Yishun clinchers. They have...

I have a set of 60mm Yishun clinchers. They have remained true, although they are somewhat heavy ~1700g. Coach Boyd pointed out in another post that they have a metal strip along the spoke bed to...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-12, 12:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,348
Posted By rdubbz

I started commuting on a cross bike years ago and...

I started commuting on a cross bike years ago and have raced cross the last few seasons. I will also drink any beer you put in front of me.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-28-12, 03:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,798
Posted By rdubbz

that's the point. they're charity rides to raise...

that's the point. they're charity rides to raise money for a cause. if you don't want to pay that much, sign up for a road race and pay 30$.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-14-12, 07:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,071
Posted By rdubbz

I didn't bike at all after cross season and put...

I didn't bike at all after cross season and put on about 10lbs eating like a pig in december and january. I lost 15lbs in february doing a ketogenic diet. The weight fell off. Once you get though the...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-12, 10:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 874
Posted By rdubbz

can't stand the internal spoke nipples.

can't stand the internal spoke nipples.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-17-12, 11:29 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,359
Posted By rdubbz

read my original post. i was referring to racing...

read my original post. i was referring to racing cross and pointed out that with discs you could at least finish a race with a broken spoke and your rims would last considerably longer. But in all...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-17-12, 08:49 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,359
Posted By rdubbz

yeah, but there's a point of diminishing returns...

yeah, but there's a point of diminishing returns if you factor in weight. A good set of properly setup cantis provide plenty of stopping power. I don't think it really matters in a 45 minute race.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-17-12, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,237
Posted By rdubbz

that won't be me. too much beer, scotch and bad...

that won't be me. too much beer, scotch and bad food in my younger days. I just hope i can make up for that and ride when i'm 80.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-15-12, 10:56 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,359
Posted By rdubbz

I raced cross this last season with disc brakes,...

I raced cross this last season with disc brakes, I'm going back to cantis next season. the added weight isn't worth the benefit. The only I can really see is that your carbon rims don't get chewed up...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-12, 10:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By rdubbz

the taiwanese are sorcerer's of carbon fiber that...

the taiwanese are sorcerer's of carbon fiber that use magic unicorn tears as epoxy...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-12, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 766
Posted By rdubbz

ordered a race cut jersey. my inner geek will...

ordered a race cut jersey. my inner geek will shine this spring...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-12, 10:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,096
Posted By rdubbz

I have a steel commuter bike (salsa la cruz) and...

I have a steel commuter bike (salsa la cruz) and tend to agree with you. I used frame saver on it and ride in the rain without any rust, but if i had a choice i would go Ti.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-12, 10:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,096
Posted By rdubbz

I would avoid steel for a rain bike. not sure...

I would avoid steel for a rain bike. not sure what you budget is but titanium or carbon fiber would be a better option. bd has those ti bike with rival that don't cost too much...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-12, 01:32 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,489
Posted By rdubbz

maybe i can afford some 2012 red parts now i...

maybe i can afford some 2012 red parts now i hope...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-12, 08:16 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,696
Posted By rdubbz

i don't know about those..

i don't know about those..
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-12, 08:15 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,696
Posted By rdubbz

sorry, drinking scotch and watching hockey...

sorry, drinking scotch and watching hockey usually screws my reading comprehension... ok, i don't know about boyds wheels, but november uses that chinese wheels...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-12, 08:11 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,696
Posted By rdubbz

or you could get the same frame from alibaba for...

or you could get the same frame from alibaba for half the price minus the sticker...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-12, 09:05 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,194
Posted By rdubbz

ffs, who cares if it's posted here. It is a road...

ffs, who cares if it's posted here. It is a road bike frame anyways.
nice bike op!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-12, 08:47 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,754
Posted By rdubbz

a friend of mine has the moto ti cross bike with...

a friend of mine has the moto ti cross bike with rival. he was able to remove the logos fairly easy. not sure if there was clear coat. it's a nice bike, a little on the heavy side. very good...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-12, 08:42 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,194
Posted By rdubbz

nice bikes! i'm building up one of these cross...

nice bikes! i'm building up one of these cross bike frames over the winter. i went with the ud matte finish. what's funny is it's the same frame a few bigger american companies sell, they just slap a...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-12, 10:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,020
Posted By rdubbz

or riding the rollers in a hallway.

or riding the rollers in a hallway.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-12, 09:40 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,564
Posted By rdubbz

pretty cool, but looks like it would pick up all...

pretty cool, but looks like it would pick up all kinds of crap (soap, dirt etc...). I love my tungsten ring, which is like 50% tungsten, 30% Ti. strong and light.
Also the claims that tungsten...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-12, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 750
Posted By rdubbz

or you can get them on competitive cyclist...

or you can get them on competitive cyclist (parent company) for the same price whenever you want... bt has been weak lately.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-18-12, 02:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,093
Posted By rdubbz

pb&j

pb&j
Forum: Road Cycling
01-11-12, 06:08 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 5,290
Posted By rdubbz

as a drummer, it's very much the same. jamming...

as a drummer, it's very much the same. jamming with a group of other musicians to form a band or join an existing band is much like joining a amateur race team. You tag along for a ride or two, see...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-12, 06:56 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,323
Posted By rdubbz

speed. i don't have much free time. I find i can...

speed. i don't have much free time. I find i can get as much pain out of a hard 30 miles as a moderately paced 50.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-14-11, 02:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,604
Posted By rdubbz

just varicose veins, dude rides his bike too...

just varicose veins, dude rides his bike too much. mostly just cosmetic. i do wonder how he shave his legs though...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-11, 01:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,172
Posted By rdubbz

depends how cold it is. My rides usually don't go...

depends how cold it is. My rides usually don't go longer than 2-3 hours so they are good.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-11, 12:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,172
Posted By rdubbz

I use insulated water bottles and fill them with...

I use insulated water bottles and fill them with hot water before i leave.
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