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Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-20, 12:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 909
Posted By rivers

For my double century last year, I bought the...

For my double century last year, I bought the biggest water bottles that would fit on my bike (800ml and 600ml, but I'm 5'2 with a 46cm frame). I had a to peak top loader to keep a couple of...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-20, 06:58 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,495
Posted By rivers

A 3-4 hour ride is usually zone 3 and a bit into...

A 3-4 hour ride is usually zone 3 and a bit into zone 4/5 depending on terrain for me. If I'm in zone 2, it's normally a 100+ mile ride for me (and even on this weekend's 109 mile ride, 25% was zone...
04-09-20, 05:39 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,600
Posted By rivers

Thanks. I'll wait to re-do the FTP test, and just...

Thanks. I'll wait to re-do the FTP test, and just keep following the training program as is.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-20, 03:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 422
Posted By rivers

72 miles of mostly hills yesterday with some...

72 miles of mostly hills yesterday with some friends on a local audax. As the weather here is still hit and miss, I was on my winter bike. Pros: 46/30 chainrings paired with an 11-34 cassette. Cons:...
Forum: Commuting
03-05-20, 07:23 AM
Replies: 393
Views: 29,250
Posted By rivers

My wife has an e-bike that she uses mainly for...

My wife has an e-bike that she uses mainly for commuting, but occasionally out on days out with me and our dog. She is a self-employed fitness instructor. An e-bike allows her to get to work between...
Forum: Commuting
03-03-20, 04:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,392
Posted By rivers

I run 32mm pirelli cinturatos on my winter bike. ...

I run 32mm pirelli cinturatos on my winter bike. While I am slower in the winter, it's not strictly down to just tyres. Bike geometry, weather, and road conditions all play a part in it (moreso than...
Forum: Commuting
02-25-20, 10:02 AM
Replies: 15,372
Views: 11,300,346
Posted By rivers

This is my winter commuter/gravel/leave my bike...

This is my winter commuter/gravel/leave my bike in town bike. Felt f-40x, lovely ride. But not as fun on road as my summer bike...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 07:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,340
Posted By rivers

I have a pair of profile design aero bars I fit...

I have a pair of profile design aero bars I fit for both TTs and anything over 100 miles. They were a godsend on my double century last year. It was nice having another position to be in, and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By rivers

n+1 if you can afford it, why not?

n+1
if you can afford it, why not?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-22-19, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 363
Posted By rivers

45 miler today with friends. Started off nice, ...

45 miler today with friends. Started off nice, but then it rained. Ended up being fairly tough for the last half as straight into a headwind. But the company was good. And hit the 6000 mile mark for...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-19, 08:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By rivers

It was my club's annual "Run What Ya Brung"...

It was my club's annual "Run What Ya Brung" pre-Christmas costumed/questionable choice of bike ride. As usual there was all manner of bikes present: decorated road/gravel/cx bikes, mountain bikes,...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-19, 08:05 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,900
Posted By rivers

Long rides is relative really. What's long for...

Long rides is relative really. What's long for one rider may be an average length for another rider. I consider anything over 100 miles to be a long ride, anything under 50 to be short, and 50-100...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-04-19, 04:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By rivers

Did Ride London today with around 30,000 other...

Did Ride London today with around 30,000 other riders. While closed roads were nocw, I'm not sure I'd ever want to ride it again. Missed out on the full 100 due to an accident on one of the hills and...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-19, 03:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 913
Posted By rivers

On Saturday, myself and around 750 others...

On Saturday, myself and around 750 others departed Minster, Isle of Sheppey in Kent UK at 4:41 am in hopes of making it 206 miles to Burnham-On-Sea before the sun set for Chase the Sun- UK South...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-20-19, 07:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 857
Posted By rivers

Absolutely brilliant 105 mile bank holiday ride...

Absolutely brilliant 105 mile bank holiday ride yesterday with 7 others. It was my second build-up ride to Chase the Sun in June. It was a route none of us had ever done and I just kind of plotted...
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