Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: furiousferret
Showing results 1 to 50 of 141
Search took 0.02 seconds.
10-19-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

100k Zwift ride, 400 at the start. The problem...

100k Zwift ride, 400 at the start. The problem is you're in a group so your think that all is okay. Well, apparently the main group hammered at the start and left about 200 of us. I pretty much...
09-14-20, 09:33 AM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Fires still keeping me indoors. I've been...

Fires still keeping me indoors. I've been picking it up but my efforts are a solid 70 ctl. 80 is kinda the 'good' threshold where my performance goes up, but I'm not sure that's important right...
09-13-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

Cypress terrible what's going on up there. Stay...

Cypress terrible what's going on up there. Stay safe. In 2004 we were in a similar situation and had to leave our home with and wall of smoke a flame approaching. When I turned off the TV to leave...
09-10-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

I haven't done a test all this year. I'd put...

I haven't done a test all this year. I'd put money on what I can do within 5 watts.
09-10-20, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

My brother's house in SF (Pacifica) looks like...

My brother's house in SF (Pacifica) looks like its in hell. The sky is orange and you can't see anything. Down here there is smoke all over and our house smells like fire. There is the occasional...
09-07-20, 08:28 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,862
Posted By furiousferret

Great job Cypress!

Great job Cypress!
09-03-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

This week has probably been my first consistent...

This week has probably been my first consistent week of 'hard' rides. I've been putting off since I came back from my sickness, but my weight has been creeping up, now its going back down.

My...
08-24-20, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

On another note, my wife and I have been...

On another note, my wife and I have been contemplating buying property on the Costa Brava, about 10-15 east of Girona and 60 miles north of Barcelona. I'd like to retire outside of the US, and my...
08-24-20, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

I think its a roll of the dice whether you get a...

I think its a roll of the dice whether you get a crappy kid or not. I don't think its avoidable by good parenting all the times either, so if you have two good kids I'd stop there because the next...
08-23-20, 04:18 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

I've been doing nothing but easy TR since my...

I've been doing nothing but easy TR since my sickness. Functionally, it works because I can work on my Spanish watching videos, as you need roughly 1000 hours of input to be fluent. I'm halfway...
08-23-20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

Flatballer me and my wife had a really rough...

Flatballer me and my wife had a really rough patch lately when her work got bad and she started taking it out on me. She went on Zoloft and things are much better.

I think there are things you...
08-20-20, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

Nice! You sound way ahead of where I'm at. I...

Nice! You sound way ahead of where I'm at. I have 3 simple Python apps written. They're for comparing subtitles to a global frequency list and my list of 'known words'. So if you're learning a...
08-20-20, 02:53 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

I wish they had online learning when I was...

I wish they had online learning when I was younger, I would have thrived, but it really doesn't work for many courses.

I'm doing an online course on Django (web design) and I missed a colon at...
08-13-20, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By furiousferret

Well, there goes my last race opportunity. Time...

Well, there goes my last race opportunity. Time to start consuming Twinkees.
08-10-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

We had a really bad month in our house. My wife...

We had a really bad month in our house. My wife manages COVID for her company (which has locations nationwide) and when it hit it was bad. She felt really guilty about some things that happened (when...
08-10-20, 08:27 AM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

17 hours of almost all Zone 2. I'm 15 pounds...

17 hours of almost all Zone 2. I'm 15 pounds overweight....that is, I'm 'skinny' to Americans but 15 over my race weight. I am going under the assumption we're racing in January so I'd like to be...
06-29-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

:( When I first started posting on...

:(

When I first started posting on bikeforums PCad was one of the first people I both loved to hear from (and annoyed as well). His stories about the NYACK(sp?) group rides and his arguments with...
06-18-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

everything is fake news something something...

everything is fake news
something something conspiracy
share if you dare
06-17-20, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Happy for you two! Have fun.

Happy for you two! Have fun.
06-11-20, 09:57 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Zwift Race, didn't do too hot, was one of the...

Zwift Race, didn't do too hot, was one of the last in the group of A's. My wattage was down about 20, but I was far from fresh so I'm not too concerned. CTL at 84....I don't why but it is.

It...
06-07-20, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Best thing to do is the Audax; which is a group...

Best thing to do is the Audax; which is a group ride and you can pick 62, 100, 124, or 200 mile options. 90% of the riders choose 62 miles but you get a solid group pulling you 2/3 of the way. Today...
06-07-20, 02:32 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 42,039
Posted By furiousferret

Majestic is planning 3 races this year, but with...

Majestic is planning 3 races this year, but with reduced fields. We'll see how it plays out.
06-07-20, 02:27 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

17 hours this week, 4:40 @ z3+ Did my...

17 hours this week, 4:40 @ z3+

Did my fastest 100k on Zwift yesterday and my first 100m on Zwift today. Did the century in 4:11; no way I'm pulling that time outdoors. Solid week for me,...
06-02-20, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

Two nights ago they wrecked a neighboring town...

Two nights ago they wrecked a neighboring town riot / looting, and yesterday the twitterverse was organizing groups to go to our (and the neighboring) town and start things, specifically 'wealthy'...
05-28-20, 03:04 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 42,039
Posted By furiousferret

I checked it out but it seemed so dead I really...

I checked it out but it seemed so dead I really didn't bother.



UMD kind of got me into this because he was the one guy that would talk about racing in the SoCal Forum, and I didn't know...
05-27-20, 09:41 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

I blew off my ride today (still did an easy hour)...

I blew off my ride today (still did an easy hour) because I heard my aunt is sending us a bunch of steaks in the mail, so I went to the store and bought a wood pellet smoker / gas grill. A pretty...
05-27-20, 09:37 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 42,039
Posted By furiousferret

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=031vKBPk5eA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=031vKBPk5eA
05-26-20, 05:58 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Last week was a rest week, but I did so much weed...

Last week was a rest week, but I did so much weed pulling I couldn't even close my hand, and my legs were sore from pulling them up.....so I don't think it was an effective one.

Probably easy...
05-21-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,557
Posted By furiousferret

That doesn't mean they're good coaches (or bad,...

That doesn't mean they're good coaches (or bad, tbf). Lebron's coaches are literally yes men who get fired if they try to coach. A talented 18 year old probably can be guided the wrong way and...
05-21-20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Rest week; sorta. In addition to recovery,...

Rest week; sorta.

In addition to recovery, I've been spending 2 hours a night pulling weeds, which is almost harder than cycling (def less enjoyable). Some of these roots go almost a foot deep,...
05-18-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 42,039
Posted By furiousferret

Everyone is putting in big miles around here, no...

Everyone is putting in big miles around here, no real reason not to, weather is good, races may or may not happen.

Anything outside of the top 5 sports going to college is always the better...
05-14-20, 05:29 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Outdoors I do 'geo' intervals. We really don't...

Outdoors I do 'geo' intervals. We really don't have any flat routes outside of the bike trail over a 10 minute interval, most of my outdoor intervals from point a to b. I've been doing those same...
05-14-20, 04:33 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

I've said this earlier, but I'm not 'optimal'...

I've said this earlier, but I'm not 'optimal' fully indoors but close. I can do most things, granted 8% worse but power wise its the same on the road. There are little nuances in training you get...
05-12-20, 07:40 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Zwift Race (B's). Got in the first selection...

Zwift Race (B's). Got in the first selection group early, and we whittled it down from 15 to 4. One guy got away holding 5 w/kg for the last 10 minutes. We all came in together at the line and I...
05-12-20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,862
Posted By furiousferret

A few times I've Strava stalked Zwifters and what...

A few times I've Strava stalked Zwifters and what they do on the Zwift doesn't compare with their Segment standings. I don't think many are being intentionally dishonest, more than likely the PM they...
05-10-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

90% of the time when I'm too tired to ride its...

90% of the time when I'm too tired to ride its because of sleep the night prior. Today was one of those days where I was just physically spent from the day before.
05-09-20, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

I haven't been on as much as my browser has been...

I haven't been on as much as my browser has been set to Spanish and its super hard to understand everything (since I'm learning the language). In English I can read as fast as I want, but in Spanish...
05-09-20, 08:01 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

100k on Zwift, after an hour of yardwork and a 5k...

100k on Zwift, after an hour of yardwork and a 5k walk. Good day.
05-01-20, 02:31 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

My beard starts to curl after a half an inch so I...

My beard starts to curl after a half an inch so I may do a weeks growth and trim it. I always trim the neck. Being from San Francisco, growing a mustache would have gotten me unwanted...
04-29-20, 09:06 AM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

3x20's @ 90%. Something's been missing. My...

3x20's @ 90%.

Something's been missing. My guess is being locked inside I really haven't had those forced under a minute intervals that comes with groups rides. Everything has been sweet spot more...
04-27-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

The one thing I've learned about toilet paper is...

The one thing I've learned about toilet paper is never to argue that someone uses too much. Its an unwinnable argument as it will eventually circle back that you're using an insufficient amount.
04-27-20, 12:51 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

Solid week; 12 hours, 615 tss; I have traded some...

Solid week; 12 hours, 615 tss; I have traded some of my fitness for fixing up my house, which seems like an optimal thing to do right now. I'm probably about 5 lbs and 15 watts from peak, but I see...
04-23-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

My legs are finally coming around from being...

My legs are finally coming around from being wrecked by yardwork. 3 days I couldn't do anything more than z2.

Looks like we're in the hot season now, so I'll probably do a little bit more but...
04-17-20, 02:54 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

Lionel isn't just some triathlete. He's probably...

Lionel isn't just some triathlete. He's probably the most physically gifted triathlete out there. He's a World Champ and would probably be dominant if he didn't have the tactical acumen of a Cat 4...
04-16-20, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

I don't quite get dq'ed in the B's but I'm a...

I don't quite get dq'ed in the B's but I'm a tweener as well. I don't get top 10's in Strava though but I'm pretty much the top guy at 45+ in all our mountains around here. Zwift is too much of a...
04-15-20, 03:20 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 42,039
Posted By furiousferret

I really think racing is going to be lit once...

I really think racing is going to be lit once this is all over, or hope...

(useless content)
Today on my walk, some lady was yelling at a construction worker for not setting up a cone near a...
04-13-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 42,039
Posted By furiousferret

I have to quit Facebook. Some of the conspiracy...

I have to quit Facebook. Some of the conspiracy theorists on there are nuts and going down their rabbit hole of links it amazes me how many people think this whole thing is fake or a conspiracy. ...
04-07-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 15,516
Views: 892,198
Posted By furiousferret

I was gazzed yesterday from lack of sleep. Feel...

I was gazzed yesterday from lack of sleep. Feel pretty good today so I'm going to have a go. This whole not knowing when we're going to race thing is starting to wear on me, but I think I'm going...
04-03-20, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

We haven't came in contact with them, so we're...

We haven't came in contact with them, so we're good....
04-03-20, 09:14 AM
Replies: 5,223
Views: 307,889
Posted By furiousferret

In this post apocalyptic society, I've developed...

In this post apocalyptic society, I've developed a new trade which should help me survive.
...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 141
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.