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09-14-20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 3,708
Posted By insignia100

Back at it after a few weeks off. 9/10 -...

Back at it after a few weeks off.

9/10 - 19.5 miles
9/12 - 21.7 miles
9/14 - 21.2 miles

MTD: 61.7 miles
YTD: 465.6 miles
08-24-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 6,707
Posted By insignia100

Between stress eating, the weather, dentist...

Between stress eating, the weather, dentist appointments, etc this month has proven to be a bust.

Goal: 150 miles

8/1/2020 - 5.6 miles
8/2/2020 - 7.2 miles
8/10/2020 - 6.8 miles (Zwift)...
08-02-20, 02:59 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 6,707
Posted By insignia100

Less than ideal start to the month. I'll probably...

Less than ideal start to the month. I'll probably be adding Zwift back into the mix due to the heat.

Goal: 150 miles

8/1/2020 - 5.6 miles
8/2/2020 - 7.2 miles

MTD: 12.8 miles
YTD: 384.3...
07-29-20, 08:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 735
Posted By insignia100

What's your budget? I started riding...

What's your budget?

I started riding recumbent trikes with a used Sun T3 CX. I ended up upgrading to a Catrike Expedition, which is significantly more comfortable and overall a much nicer trike.
...
07-27-20, 01:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,181
Posted By insignia100

I'm far more concerned about broken spokes than...

I'm far more concerned about broken spokes than any of the concerns you mentioned. After several years hiatus I started back up on a Giant Escape and felt it was a good starter bike. Definitely...
07-27-20, 11:52 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 10,157
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 150 miles 7/11/2020 - 23.5 miles ...

Goal: 150 miles

7/11/2020 - 23.5 miles
7/13/2020 - 28.7 miles
7/18/2020 - 31.0 miles
7/27/2020 - 31.1 miles

MTD: 114.3 miles
YTD: 371.5miles
07-18-20, 09:53 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 10,157
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 150 miles 7/11/2020 - 23.5 miles ...

Goal: 150 miles

7/11/2020 - 23.5 miles
7/13/2020 - 28.7 miles
7/17/2020 - 31.0 miles

MTD: 83.2 miles
YTD: 340.4 miles
07-13-20, 05:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,238
Posted By insignia100

What's your resting heart rate? I ask,...

What's your resting heart rate?

I ask, because a few years ago I was diagnosed with inappropriate sinus tachycardia, a benign condition that causes increased heart rate. My resting heart rate was...
07-13-20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 10,157
Posted By insignia100

Had a slow start to the month, and decided to...

Had a slow start to the month, and decided to spend my 6th anniversary (July 4th) going for a car ride through the mountains with my wife rather than going on a bike ride alone.

Goal: 150 miles
...
06-27-20, 04:39 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

New record for me today. Goal: 100 150 road...

New record for me today.

Goal: 100 150 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)
6/7/2020 - 6 miles (Road - recumbent trike)
6/8/2020 - 20.7 miles (Road)
6/14/2020 - 6.7 miles (Road -...
06-22-20, 10:21 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 150 road miles 6/1/2020 - 20.5...

Goal: 100 150 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)
6/7/2020 - 6 miles (Road - recumbent trike)
6/8/2020 - 20.7 miles (Road)
6/14/2020 - 6.7 miles (Road - recumbent trike)
6/14/2020 - 16.6...
06-20-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

Passed my monthly goal today, so I've upgraded to...

Passed my monthly goal today, so I've upgraded to 150 miles.

Goal: 100 150 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)
6/7/2020 - 6 miles (Road - recumbent trike)
6/8/2020 - 20.7 miles (Road)...
06-15-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

The weather held out this morning, so another...

The weather held out this morning, so another ride for me!

Goal: 100 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)
6/7/2020 - 6 miles (Road - recumbent trike)
6/8/2020 - 20.7 miles (Road)...
06-14-20, 03:00 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

I checked the weather for tomorrow and saw rain,...

I checked the weather for tomorrow and saw rain, so I decided to get out on the bike to get at least some miles in since my day off will likely be a wash.

Goal: 100 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5...
06-14-20, 09:31 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 road miles 6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles...

Goal: 100 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)
6/7/2020 - 6 miles (Road)
6/8/2020 - 20.7 miles (Road)
6/14/2020 - 6.7 miles (Road)

Road: 53.9 miles
Zwift: 0 miles
06-13-20, 07:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,874
Posted By insignia100

Aerotech Designs. However, I think their supply...

Aerotech Designs. However, I think their supply chain is disrupted due to COVID-19, because I've been checking for the past week and they are sold out on the larger sizes it seems.
06-08-20, 12:01 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 road miles 6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles...

Goal: 100 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)
6/7/2020 - 6 miles (Road)
6/8/2020 - 20.7 miles (Road)

Road: 47.2 miles
Zwift: 0 miles

MTD: 47.2 miles
06-07-20, 11:27 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 road miles 6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles...

Goal: 100 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)
6/7/2020 - 6 MILES

Road: 26.5 miles
Zwift: 0 miles

MTD: 26.5 miles
YTD: 130 miles
06-01-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By insignia100

Bluetooth Interference?

I think I'm carrying around too many Bluetooth gadgets! I just got a pair of Aftershoks Titanium bone conduction headphones for riding. I noticed on my first ride that that it dropped out a ton, and...
06-01-20, 10:43 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 8,023
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 road miles 6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles...

Goal: 100 road miles

6/1/2020 - 20.5 miles (Road)

Road: 20.5 miles
Zwift: 0 miles

MTD: 20.5 miles
YTD: 124 miles
05-30-20, 07:21 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)
5/10/2020 - 4.1 miles (Road)
5/11/2020 - 10.9 miles (Road)
5/14/2020 - 8.7 miles (Zwift)...
05-26-20, 06:14 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)
5/10/2020 - 4.1 miles (Road)
5/11/2020 - 10.9 miles (Road)
5/14/2020 - 8.7 miles (Zwift)...
05-25-20, 06:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,435
Posted By insignia100

I've been using these for the last two months and...

I've been using these for the last two months and could not be happier. For what its worth I'm 5'7", 267 lbs, and wear 48" waist pants.
...
05-24-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)
5/10/2020 - 4.1 miles (Road)
5/11/2020 - 10.9 miles (Road)
5/14/2020 - 8.7 miles (Zwift)...
05-23-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

It's been a rough week for riding here in the...

It's been a rough week for riding here in the south east, but managed to get in a few miles with my wife on our recumbent trikes.

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile...
05-18-20, 09:45 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)
5/10/2020 - 4.1 miles (Road)
5/11/2020 - 10.9 miles (Road)
5/14/2020 - 8.7 miles (Zwift)...
05-17-20, 10:32 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)
5/10/2020 - 4.1 miles (Road)
5/11/2020 - 10.9 miles (Road)
5/14/2020 - 8.7 miles (Zwift)...
05-14-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)
5/10/2020 - 4.1 miles (Road)
5/11/2020 - 10.9 miles (Road)
5/14/2020 - 8.7 miles (Zwift)
...
05-11-20, 12:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,157
Posted By insignia100

Having personally been through a similar...

Having personally been through a similar situation, based on my personal experience I would disagree. I bought a hybrid first. I put maybe 100 miles on it before I decided that having my hands locked...
05-11-20, 11:26 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)
5/10/2020 - 4.1 miles (Road)
5/11/2020 - 10.9 miles (Road)

Zwift: 14.2 miles
Road: 23.5...
05-10-20, 07:06 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Just a short birthday ride today on my recumbent...

Just a short birthday ride today on my recumbent trike. I'm planning on another ride tomorrow on the road bike so I didn't want my legs too tired.

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)...
05-07-20, 07:17 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 100 miles 5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift) ...

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020 - 8.5 mile (Road)
5/7/2020 - 7.2 miles (Zwift)

Zwift: 14.2 miles
Road: 8.5 miles
Total: 22.7 miles
05-07-20, 05:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,631
Posted By insignia100

I'm running Velocity Deep V 36 spoke rims from...

I'm running Velocity Deep V 36 spoke rims from Velomine with Vittoria Rubino Pro 700x25c tires. I found it was hard to beat the price ($235 for the wheelset, if I recall) and I'm very confident in...
05-04-20, 04:22 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 10,063
Posted By insignia100

I'm gonna go ahead and make a bold goal for me...

I'm gonna go ahead and make a bold goal for me for May... 100 miles. It will likely be split between road and Zwift, but I think its doable.

Goal: 100 miles

5/2/2020 - 7 miles (Zwift)
5/4/2020...
03-11-20, 06:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,980
Posted By insignia100

Exercise (specifically riding the bike) was and...

Exercise (specifically riding the bike) was and is critical in helping me manage my appetite. I don't actually ride the bike to burn excess calories, but it does help boost my energy and make me want...
03-09-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,233
Posted By insignia100

Aerotech Designs Seriously, I just got my...

Aerotech Designs

Seriously, I just got my first pair of bib shorts and can't believe I waited so long. Everything else I got (MTB shorts with separate padded undershorts) seem like a waste of...
03-08-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,426
Posted By insignia100

Goal: 35 miles March 2 - 4.5 miles March 8...

Goal: 35 miles

March 2 - 4.5 miles
March 8 - 8.4 miles

March to date: 12.9 miles

PS: I realize this is for 100+ miles, but I find posting here keeps me motivated. :)
03-07-20, 12:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,980
Posted By insignia100

Clyde wheels, don't worry. ;) ...

Clyde wheels, don't worry. ;)

https://www.velomine.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=235_350&products_id=2512
03-03-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,980
Posted By insignia100

I got back out on the bike yesterday. Besides my...

I got back out on the bike yesterday. Besides my endurance significantly lacking, the bike did great. I had already upgraded the wheels right after I got it. Glad to be back in the saddle and looking...
03-02-20, 06:44 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,426
Posted By insignia100

I've been away from the bike for about 6 months,...

I've been away from the bike for about 6 months, and my endurance and strength have obviously suffered.

Goal: 35 miles

March 2 - 4.5 miles

March to date: 4.5 miles
02-03-20, 01:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,980
Posted By insignia100

Right! My rides were generally right around 90...

Right! My rides were generally right around 90 minutes. Riding let me burn more calories (and improve my cardiovascular capacity), thus I was able to eat a bit more (tried not to eat ALL those...
02-03-20, 11:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,980
Posted By insignia100

See, that's exactly my problem. I suppose I could...

See, that's exactly my problem. I suppose I could buy another bike to lose weight, but that's money I don't really have right now. I thought about selling it and buying another, but by the time I...
02-03-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,980
Posted By insignia100

Oof!... I've gained THAT much??

Oh dear. Well, to put it bluntly I've gain a lot of weight in the past 6 months. It all started in TN when my wife was let go from her job. We are both veterinarians, and since I wasn't happy at my...
Forum: Southeast
07-07-19, 06:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,501
Posted By insignia100

I was a bit disappointed when I moved to...

I was a bit disappointed when I moved to Knoxville to find that the MUP system is rather disjointed. I started cycling in Tucson, AZ, which has The Loop (131ish miles of nice mostly interconnected...
07-07-19, 10:21 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,935
Posted By insignia100

7/4/2019 - 26.4 miles 7/7/2019 - 8.2 miles ...

7/4/2019 - 26.4 miles
7/7/2019 - 8.2 miles

Total: 34.6 miles
07-04-19, 04:06 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,935
Posted By insignia100

June was not good to me due to work schedules and...

June was not good to me due to work schedules and weather schedules that didn't mesh. This month my goal is 150 miles (again).

7/4/2019 - 26.4 miles

Total: 26.4 miles
06-15-19, 08:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,410
Posted By insignia100

Bike fit is important, but don't forget to work...

Bike fit is important, but don't forget to work on core strength, too! Especially if riding a bike with race geometry vs endurance geometry, or in my case, switching from a hybrid to my first road...
06-11-19, 02:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,302
Posted By insignia100

I'm very happy with my wheel set of Velomine. The...

I'm very happy with my wheel set of Velomine. The customer service was fantastic (I sent an email at 9 PM and the owner actually replied within an hour).
06-11-19, 11:16 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 12,135
Posted By insignia100

The rain this weekend in East TN really put a...

The rain this weekend in East TN really put a dent in my plans. That said, I was able to get out for a great ride this morning. I'm going to have to play catch up, however...

Goal: 150 miles
...
Replies: 16
Views: 6,109
Posted By insignia100

My best recommendation, unfortunately, falls out...

My best recommendation, unfortunately, falls out of your budget. I personally believe Walmart bikes are a waste of money, and would rather see you save that $200 (use it for normal expenses while...
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