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Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-19, 05:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,415
Posted By asgelle

http://anonymous.coward.free.fr/wattage/cda/indire...

http://anonymous.coward.free.fr/wattage/cda/indirect-cda.pdf read, understand, think
10-07-19, 04:29 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,590
Posted By asgelle

Based on the fact that between the two of them...

Based on the fact that between the two of them the only achievement that could be cited was winning the RAAM relay one year, I wouldn't say they were extreme outliers.

The funny thing is I'm sure...
10-07-19, 09:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,590
Posted By asgelle

It was a legitimate question. I know very well...

It was a legitimate question. I know very well what they did as physiologist and editor, but as riders tell me what you think they did. After all it was their riding accomplishments you were citing...
10-07-19, 06:28 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,590
Posted By asgelle

What did Burke or Pavelka ever achieve as a...

What did Burke or Pavelka ever achieve as a cyclists?
10-05-19, 09:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,590
Posted By asgelle

Because one can accumulate more time at...

Because one can accumulate more time at intensities one rides at than if the efforts were performed in a single piece. Iím not sure what that has to do with pedaling specificity though.
10-05-19, 08:18 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,590
Posted By asgelle

Then why should someone ride at an artificially...

Then why should someone ride at an artificially high cadence, low cadence, or reduced number of legs?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-19, 05:14 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,217
Posted By asgelle

He did have his hair tied back.

He did have his hair tied back.
10-03-19, 06:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 590
Posted By asgelle

Are they? "The rider was disqualified for...

Are they?
"The rider was disqualified for sheltering behind a vehicle (4.7 of article 2.12.007) for over 2 minutes."...
10-01-19, 06:51 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,576
Posted By asgelle

You do not understand the principles of physics....

You do not understand the principles of physics. Correct analyses do not assume a perfect surface. Rider efficiency is irrelevant. Pros as a group are no more efficient than other riders (unless...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-01-19, 08:16 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,217
Posted By asgelle

I'd say it went beyond "some questions." It's...

I'd say it went beyond "some questions." It's pretty clear the data from the wheel shootout was either manipulated or just plain made up.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-19, 10:00 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,217
Posted By asgelle

You never know. You might be right.

You never know. You might be right.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-19, 08:20 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,217
Posted By asgelle

Have you ever even ridden on a track?

Have you ever even ridden on a track?
09-30-19, 02:52 PM
09-30-19, 01:50 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,576
Posted By asgelle

Followed by many words proving my point.

Followed by many words proving my point.
09-30-19, 12:38 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,576
Posted By asgelle

You know tire size (width) has nothing to do with...

You know tire size (width) has nothing to do with contact patch area, right?
09-28-19, 03:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By asgelle

Unless those results unlock a time machine, I...

Unless those results unlock a time machine, I donít see what they have to do with your prediction that Magnus would sign a PO contract before Quinn when in fact Quinn had already announced a contract...
09-27-19, 06:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By asgelle

It looks like this was announced 9 hours before...

It looks like this was announced 9 hours before your post. https://www.cyclingnews.com/news/simmons-signs-with-trek-segafredo/
09-16-19, 06:56 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

I really like XXXís posts. Theyíre so...

I really like XXXís posts. Theyíre so simple-minded and obvious that even our youngest readers can understand them.
09-15-19, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By asgelle

O.K. Iím not going to say what is or isnít...

O.K. Iím not going to say what is or isnít excessive, but 1) you only have to do it once, and 2) you can look it up. In any case, the difference between a linear and exponential decay is a secondary...
09-15-19, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By asgelle

Two weeks following an exponential decay on...

Two weeks following an exponential decay on volume maintaining frequency and intensity, which is the most general recommendation I've seen for a two week taper, doesn't drop the volume much the...
09-13-19, 05:52 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

I saw it. I didnít feel it needed a response. Res...

I saw it. I didnít feel it needed a response. Res ipsa loquitur.
09-13-19, 05:29 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

And I disagree. Iíve seen too many examples where...

And I disagree. Iíve seen too many examples where a very bad outcome was averted not by one riderís skill, but rather the expertise of those around him. In most cases, the person never realized the...
09-13-19, 09:36 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

Except no (and we're talking faster, not more...

Except no (and we're talking faster, not more experienced*). Every time he opens a gap and then has to close it uses energy. It means he'll be dropped that much sooner than if he were able to follow...
09-13-19, 08:55 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

It can't be that easy. After a year, the OP...

It can't be that easy. After a year, the OP admits he can't follow a wheel through a corner (not that that's a slam on him, it isn't as easy as many think), and following a wheel is relatively simple...
09-13-19, 08:49 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

By definition, all those tennis players are...

By definition, all those tennis players are competitive. That's not true for the cyclists.
09-13-19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

Unless you normalize by participation, you're...

Unless you normalize by participation, you're just talking gibberish.
(and no one who only hits a tennis ball against a backboard is taking lessons.)
09-13-19, 07:47 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

But the in terms of cycling, what many people are...

But the in terms of cycling, what many people are talking about is not five-on-five at the local Y; but rather, shooting hoops in the driveway, solo.
09-12-19, 04:38 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

There's your answer. It's what you don't know you...

There's your answer. It's what you don't know you don't know.
09-12-19, 07:52 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

Last Saturday a small (~12) group of us did a 50...

Last Saturday a small (~12) group of us did a 50 mile ride at a moderate pace so everyone could stay together. A guy who's been riding with us for 10 years took a three mile pull around mile 40 and...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-12-19, 06:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 999
Posted By asgelle

Have you ever seen a velodrome? (apologies to...

Have you ever seen a velodrome? (apologies to Shaun Wallace)
09-11-19, 07:33 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

Being able to eat and drink in close quarters,...

Being able to eat and drink in close quarters, knowing how to take over the front without speeding up (slowing down might cause a crash, but the guy at the front will still be there), knowing when to...
09-11-19, 04:30 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,956
Posted By asgelle

I'd go even further. Riding side-by-side with...

I'd go even further. Riding side-by-side with someone for miles at even a low to moderate (or higher) pace so that you match speed without one or the other rider surging ahead or falling behind*...
09-01-19, 07:06 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,801
Posted By asgelle

Look into the difference between overreaching and...

Look into the difference between overreaching and overtraining.
09-01-19, 11:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,787
Posted By asgelle

That's kind of what I'm saying. Certainly you...

That's kind of what I'm saying. Certainly you have to have enough training data for it to settle down and be meaningful, but what I wanted to emphasize was that once the numbers have settled down,...
08-26-19, 07:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,787
Posted By asgelle

No. Donít follow arbitrary recommendations. Find...

No. Donít follow arbitrary recommendations. Find out what your personal limits are. You might consider a book on training and racing with a power meter.
08-26-19, 06:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,787
Posted By asgelle

I don't quite follow. FTP is useful for...

I don't quite follow. FTP is useful for quantifying the volume of training, and yes, if your FTP is off, your calculated training volume will be as well. However, the other side of the equation is...
08-17-19, 06:08 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,107
Posted By asgelle

By that logic, I waited in a shop for four days...

By that logic, I waited in a shop for four days once. I went in after work on a Monday, but they were busy so I came back Friday.
08-16-19, 05:45 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,107
Posted By asgelle

I should know better, but I have to ask. So...

I should know better, but I have to ask. So exactly what are you saying? Were the salespeople occupied with the two other customers for two hours before they could get to you, or were there...
08-14-19, 12:23 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,073
Posted By asgelle

Or heart rate is highly individual dependent....

Or heart rate is highly individual dependent. With a threshold heart rate around 173, I can ride at 158 all day.
08-14-19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,073
Posted By asgelle

Interesting that you would consider a polite...

Interesting that you would consider a polite request, "Mind if I sit in?," as always trying to get your way.
08-13-19, 06:04 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,073
Posted By asgelle

Have we really become so sensitive as a society...

Have we really become so sensitive as a society that merely asking to join in can be taken as some gross interference?
08-13-19, 04:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,146
Posted By asgelle

Could somebody please explain how the numbers...

Could somebody please explain how the numbers work out in this?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-19, 07:58 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,489
Posted By asgelle

I know many people who've spun out a 56 at Gila....

I know many people who've spun out a 56 at Gila. Also, chain line.
08-12-19, 03:22 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 10,201
Posted By asgelle

Along with smoking opens up the lungs, going hard...

Along with smoking opens up the lungs, going hard will burst capillaries, and spinning is 100% slow twitch and sprinting 100% fast.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 03:13 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,489
Posted By asgelle

Don't confuse force with strength (the maximum...

Don't confuse force with strength (the maximum force or tension a muscle or muscle group can produce). I don't think any knowledgable person would dispute that performing at much higher than...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 03:09 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,489
Posted By asgelle

An Oldie but Goodie. Why we don't use...

An Oldie but Goodie. Why we don't use strength-endurance anymore ? aboc Cycle Coaching (http://www.aboc.com.au/tips-and-hints/why-we-dont-use-strength-endurance-anymore)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,489
Posted By asgelle

This is not true in the proper meaning of...

This is not true in the proper meaning of efficient (work done per energy consumed), I doubt it's true in whatever context you mean here (less fatiguing, more comfortable, what?) as well.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 02:47 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,489
Posted By asgelle

You're entitled to your own opinions, not your...

You're entitled to your own opinions, not your own facts. There is plenty of data from power meters in the field and under controlled laboratory conditions showing that for geared bicycles the...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,489
Posted By asgelle

This runs contrary physiology. Strength is never...

This runs contrary physiology. Strength is never a limiter with any reasonably geared bike. The maximum pedal force is no greater than to step up a single riser on a staircase. Anyone who can't walk...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 02:25 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,489
Posted By asgelle

This is true at any force. Different fibers cycle...

This is true at any force. Different fibers cycle through contraction and relaxation. The greater the force, the more fibers are contracting at the same time. Similarly, at any force or tension, all...
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