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Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-07, 03:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By P2SL Marc

Thank you so much, I may just loop that over and...

Thank you so much, I may just loop that over and over on the trainer today and pretend like I live somewhere warm...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-24-06, 11:16 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 9,327
Posted By P2SL Marc

I'd powertap that. A ha ha.

I'd powertap that. A ha ha.
Forum: Triathlon
10-31-06, 09:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 772
Posted By P2SL Marc

I'd love to race down there next year for my...

I'd love to race down there next year for my first IM, flattest bike course in the IM North America series!

I'm not sure if I actually will though, I'd want to be sure I could do sub-10 first...
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Forum: Triathlon
10-13-06, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By P2SL Marc

I think I agree. With any luck I'll come in fast...

I think I agree. With any luck I'll come in fast enough at IMC to win a spot at Kona in 2008 when I'm 20. Most of my friends are focused on shorter events, like cross country running, volleyball,...
09-27-06, 08:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 786
Posted By P2SL Marc

Yep, it's that time of year again :( . Hopefully...

Yep, it's that time of year again :( . Hopefully we'll get lucky (and we usually do in Calgary) and have a long fall... It doesn't get really bad here till feb.

Though these +2 mornings have been...
Forum: Foo
09-27-06, 07:42 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,626
Posted By P2SL Marc

You don't have to worry about the 'crapped pants'...

You don't have to worry about the 'crapped pants' look if you race in a spedo!
http://www.sueddeutsche.de/sport/formel1/bildstrecke/556/62494/image_fmbg_0_5-1129471536.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-06, 10:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 716
Posted By P2SL Marc

Marinoni makes beautiful, high quality steel...

Marinoni makes beautiful, high quality steel frames, try www.marinoni.qc.ca
I've got a Leggero built up with a Centaur/Chorus/Record mix and love it.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-06, 06:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 919
Posted By P2SL Marc

I love the HD iPod. Use it everday - driving w/...

I love the HD iPod. Use it everday - driving w/ radio adaptor, running, working out, at home, sometimes even riding (well leave this to the 100+ posts about listening while riding)
I have the 20gb...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-06, 08:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 681
Posted By P2SL Marc

The bike looks sad as if it went on a ride w/o...

The bike looks sad as if it went on a ride w/o you!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-06, 08:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,138
Posted By P2SL Marc

DJ - think turntables/mixer etc. etc.

DJ - think turntables/mixer etc. etc.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-06, 07:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,138
Posted By P2SL Marc

Ugh... "flip the stem", "get rid of the dork...

Ugh...
"flip the stem",
"get rid of the dork disk",
"why isn't it in the biggest chainring/smallest cog"

But to be completely serious that felt looks great, I love the yellow. I'd say you did a...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-06, 10:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,112
Posted By P2SL Marc

I've tried it, you tend to spin out pretty easy,...

I've tried it, you tend to spin out pretty easy, but trying that towel trick (under one of the rollers) might help.
09-13-06, 10:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 811
Posted By P2SL Marc

Uh, why would you do a test for stuff you're...

Uh, why would you do a test for stuff you're putting into your atheletes??

That would be like eating a banana then testing to see if you had a higher-than-normal potassium level...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-06, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By P2SL Marc

I trained for all three events and did a...

I trained for all three events and did a half-ironman this past summer. I came into training with a year of cycling, 0 years of swimming and 5 years of running. I found I got better and faster in all...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-06, 07:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,079
Posted By P2SL Marc

teh brakes are the sux0rs. For real though,...

teh brakes are the sux0rs.
For real though, Cervelo makes a great bike. The brakes that came stock worked fine for ~3000km, after that the rear was just about useless. This wasn't a big problem...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-06, 08:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By P2SL Marc

Actually, Marinoni sizes their frames...

Actually, Marinoni sizes their frames differently. A size 52 bike has an effective top tube length of 56cm, my 52 marinoni fits me like a glove and I'm 5'11 as well. They say the 'effective size' of...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-06, 10:21 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,403
Posted By P2SL Marc

:rolleyes: uh, I think he was just exagerating a...

:rolleyes: uh, I think he was just exagerating a bit...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-06, 07:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 683
Posted By P2SL Marc

Yea up here Terry is considered a national hero....

Yea up here Terry is considered a national hero. Every year there are 'Terry Fox' runs all over the country to raise money for cancer research, cool stuff.

Also Dean Karnazes is a pretty tough...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-06, 01:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,447
Posted By P2SL Marc

These are two of my favourites... ...

These are two of my favourites...
http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m149/Phonics_2006/BraggCreek.jpg
http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m149/Phonics_2006/Cochrane.jpg
Forum: Triathlon
08-16-06, 06:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,149
Posted By P2SL Marc

1 - Seems to be pretty good. I had a fairly big...

1 - Seems to be pretty good. I had a fairly big crash and dinged the top tube pretty bad, my bike (aluminum) is still perfectly aligned. However they didn't drill the front brake hole in the center...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-06, 04:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 487
Posted By P2SL Marc

I had to replace my Mega BB after only 1000km, I...

I had to replace my Mega BB after only 1000km, I wasn't too impresssed, however the new one has been fine for >1500km
07-26-06, 10:09 AM
Forum: Triathlon
07-25-06, 02:05 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 333,694
Posted By P2SL Marc

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m149/Phonics_20...

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m149/Phonics_2006/Picture025.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-06, 01:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 435
Posted By P2SL Marc

Where I live these are the averages I found...

Where I live these are the averages I found (Calgary, AB)
Jan. 17mph
Feb. 16mph
Mar. 8mph
Apr. 13mph
May 13mph
Jun. 13mph
Jul. 10mph
Aug. 10mph
Sep. 12mph
Forum: Triathlon
07-06-06, 06:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,690
Posted By P2SL Marc

The reason most bikes come with 700 wheels is...

The reason most bikes come with 700 wheels is because the frames are too big to accomidate a 650 wheel size. The advantage of a 650 wheel is that it will be light - keeping the overall weight of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-06, 09:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 492
Posted By P2SL Marc

You bet. My routes right now usually consist of...

You bet. My routes right now usually consist of highway 1/1A, 22, 22X, springbank road, highway 8, highway 66 (and the fun gravel/dirt climbs off of it), highway 766... etc. etc. I drive up to Sylvan...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-06, 10:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 492
Posted By P2SL Marc

What roads are you choosing between? Maybe...

What roads are you choosing between? Maybe they'll give me some ideas for something new to ride!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-06, 04:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 630
Posted By P2SL Marc

I've found that since I seriosuly started...

I've found that since I seriosuly started training (in october) for the Sylvan lake half-ironman I have not had a single sick day. My entire family has had both colds and and the flu but I have...
06-18-06, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By P2SL Marc

Also! When the cable is off the brake it doesn't...

Also! When the cable is off the brake it doesn't seem like the brake readily springs back open, it seems like it needs a bit of a nudge...
06-18-06, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By P2SL Marc

Brake Adjustment

For some reason it seems like my rear brake is 'sticking'. When I pull on the brake lever (dia-comp) the brake pads come to the rim and the bike stops. But when I let go of the lever the pads barley...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-06, 03:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,449
Posted By P2SL Marc

Keep it around 108 maybe? Seriously though...

Keep it around 108 maybe?

Seriously though there are quite a few things you can do:
1) Ride more, and practice at high cadences
2) Make sure your always looking ahead, don't stare at the ground...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-06, 06:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,234
Posted By P2SL Marc

I too use Bow Cycle as my LBS. I have found in...

I too use Bow Cycle as my LBS. I have found in the past that they can be a bit slow and you have to hound them sometimes to get stuff done, but I have always found them to be friendly and do high...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-06, 11:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 860
Posted By P2SL Marc

You said your rear wheel was skipping, I was...

You said your rear wheel was skipping, I was always under the impresssion that you should be using your front brake to slow yourself
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-06, 09:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 602
Posted By P2SL Marc

Congragulations! Saturday was perfect for...

Congragulations!

Saturday was perfect for riding... I had so many errands to do I didn't get out until 4 when the wind started to pick up...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-06, 09:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 726
Posted By P2SL Marc

I'm on bowness road almost weekly for my rides so...

I'm on bowness road almost weekly for my rides so it may have been me! But then again I haven't been on it all that recently.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-06, 09:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 726
Posted By P2SL Marc

Where did you see him?? Maybe it was me?

Where did you see him?? Maybe it was me?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-06, 10:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By P2SL Marc

That's funny. When I got my P2 it came with a...

That's funny. When I got my P2 it came with a Wolf TT fork. They had drilled the brake hole off-center so the LBS sent it back with warranty, I got an Alpha Q fork back...
03-16-06, 09:58 AM
Replies: 1,291
Views: 149,806
Posted By P2SL Marc

...the other left.

...the other left.
03-14-06, 09:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 983
Posted By P2SL Marc

So I think I figured out how we can download it. ...

So I think I figured out how we can download it.

I went over to this site:
http://sdp.ppona.com/

and downloaded the "SDP Downloader 2.0", I installed it and it seems clean (from spyware)
...
03-13-06, 01:08 PM
Replies: 1,291
Views: 149,806
Posted By P2SL Marc

That's Brilliant. I wonder if there are any...

That's Brilliant.

I wonder if there are any pictures of sheldon trackstanding...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-12-06, 11:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,589
Posted By P2SL Marc

I had the tv on the first time I rode them,...

I had the tv on the first time I rode them, though I spent most of the ride looking at the floor. They are really not that hard, after a few rides I was able to watch a movie while on them, though it...
03-12-06, 11:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 983
Posted By P2SL Marc

Does anyone know how I can download this and burn...

Does anyone know how I can download this and burn it to DVD, it looks like it'd be worth watching on the rollers...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-06, 01:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By P2SL Marc

The spaces seem to be a cervelo thing... I need...

The spaces seem to be a cervelo thing... I need to bring mine down a bit, so I think you can jsut take them off and maybe put them on top of the stem?
Forum: Commuting
03-09-06, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By P2SL Marc

Calgary Commuters... Wave at me!

So on my commute in today I passed about 5 or 6 commuters, only one waved at me - after I waved of course. It wasn't even cold today, one even gave me a really dirty look!

My commute starts in the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-06-06, 09:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 595
Posted By P2SL Marc

That was a good story, I can't beleive you even...

That was a good story, I can't beleive you even stuck it out for the 300km! That rain last year kept me inside for the better part of June...
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