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08-18-20, 04:03 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,557
Posted By burritos

Bike fasted. Avoid carbs and seed oil. GL YMMV.

Bike fasted. Avoid carbs and seed oil. GL YMMV.
08-18-20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,397
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

always, even at night

always, even at night
07-27-20, 02:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 763
Posted By caloso

In my experience (10-speed mixed Chorus/Centaur...

In my experience (10-speed mixed Chorus/Centaur group), the Miche cassettes are a bit heavier but long-wearing and high quality. And much cheaper. So good bang for the buck in my view.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-20, 04:43 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,315
Posted By bruce19

Strava is what you want it to be.

Strava is what you want it to be.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-20, 10:56 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,180
Posted By InvertedMP

Ok so I pivoted and went above my 1500 dollar...

Ok so I pivoted and went above my 1500 dollar limit and bought a limited olive Cervelo R3 frameset. Super excited!...
06-17-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,858
Posted By Sy Reene

There's always a video for that: ...

There's always a video for that:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSDCmflyFRc
06-17-20, 04:35 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,858
Posted By caloso

Seriously, when I was Cat 5, my team did a clinic...

Seriously, when I was Cat 5, my team did a clinic where we rode around in a parking lot practicing how to take a bottle out of the cage, drink, and put it back without looking or wobbling. Then we...
06-17-20, 05:36 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,858
Posted By Phil_gretz

It's a good discussion. My wife is a strong and...

It's a good discussion. My wife is a strong and experienced road rider. But she does not drink while moving. She believes that it's an unnecessary risk. I've never understood this, but I keep my trap...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-20, 08:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,148
Posted By NoWhammies

Bibs. I switched to bibs within a year of...

Bibs. I switched to bibs within a year of starting to ride and never looked back. Much more comfortable.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-20, 07:30 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,148
Posted By Nachoman

Bibs > not bibs.

Bibs > not bibs.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-30-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,272
Views: 181,833
Posted By Don23

Went for a short ride yesterday at...

Went for a short ride yesterday at 80psi...definitely a smoother ride. Thanks for the advice :)
12-06-19, 08:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,648
Posted By wsteve464

Put a couple wraps of duct tape at the cut mark...

Put a couple wraps of duct tape at the cut mark and use a hack saw. Doesn't need to be perfectly even as nothing touches the top of the steerer if installed properly, the cap only sets the preload by...
Forum: Introductions
11-28-19, 09:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,192
Posted By Armlesscyclist

Hello from Germany - I donīt have arms but still ride my bike.

I am a 36 years old woman who lives in Germany.
1,5 years ago I divorced my husband and now I am single.
I have a great job and live alone in a wonderful house in the woods near the sea.

Like my...
09-09-19, 08:05 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 12,659
Posted By TimothyH

People need to get over themselves, not shorts. ...

People need to get over themselves, not shorts.



-Tim-
09-03-19, 10:51 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 12,659
Posted By scotton

When you start going far enough and fast enough...

When you start going far enough and fast enough to realize that the two parachutes strapped to your thighs are slowing you down, your give-a-crap meter will reset to zero and you will get some tight...
08-13-19, 05:57 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,510
Posted By caloso

What exactly do you mean by coordinated? Are...

What exactly do you mean by coordinated? Are they all wearing the same kit? If so, that's probably a team/club ride and it would be weird and awkward for all involved if you just asked to hop on. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-26-19, 10:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,499
Posted By seau grateau

Cut em. I wash all my kit the same way so it's...

Cut em. I wash all my kit the same way so it's not like a reminder is necessary anyway.
07-21-19, 06:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,973
Posted By HerrKaLeun

At your weight you can't take the advice that may...

At your weight you can't take the advice that may apply to TdF riders.

if it works, fine.

Only issue you may have is if you extend your rides to get closer to that century. but you cross that...
07-20-19, 02:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,892
Posted By August West

+1 I wear them year round even though I have...

+1

I wear them year round even though I have enough hair left to protect against sunburn they help keeping sweat out of my eyes and glasses when climbing.
07-20-19, 02:10 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,892
Posted By tyrion

I always wear a cycling cap under the helmet,...

I always wear a cycling cap under the helmet, both for top-of-the-head sun protection and a little protection for my face.
07-10-19, 09:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,689
Posted By AlmostTrick

Sorry, but neither the OP nor her hubby are...

Sorry, but neither the OP nor her hubby are spinning out their top gear. Her gearing is absolutely not limiting her from keeping up.
07-10-19, 06:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,689
Posted By Skipjacks

Tires are the answer. But I don't mean...

Tires are the answer.

But I don't mean better tires on your bike.

I mean let the air of of the tires on his bike.

You'll fly right past him.
07-01-19, 05:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,329
Posted By rubiksoval

There ya go. People are different. Needs are...

There ya go.

People are different. Needs are different. Environments are different.

Find what works for you as it's unlikely to be the same for someone else.
06-29-19, 03:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,329
Posted By base2

Enough so you are not thirsty. Enough so that...

Enough so you are not thirsty.
Enough so that your mouth remains wet.
Enough your performance does not suffer.
Enough you are able to maintain proper body temperature regulation.
Not so much that...
06-28-19, 05:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 12,030
Posted By rubiksoval

With two water bottles my race bike weighs almost...

With two water bottles my race bike weighs almost 23 lbs.

In college, when I won our conference championship and overall my bike weighed closer to 24 lbs. With nothing aero anywhere (aero hadn't...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-19, 11:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,497
Posted By MyTi

When I was new to clipless I remember trying to...

When I was new to clipless I remember trying to clip out but just couldn't, and just fell over at a stop light. It was pretty dang embarrassing lol.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-19, 08:45 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,497
Posted By seau grateau

Everyone has tried to pump up a tire without...

Everyone has tried to pump up a tire without opening the valve. Anyone who says they haven't is lying.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-19, 11:42 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 36,560
Posted By WhyFi

At least one of the spokes looks bent....

At least one of the spokes looks bent. Regardless, if something get stuck in the spokes, the spinning wheel is going to move it outwards, towards the nipples (unless the object is large or gets...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-19, 02:20 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,106
Posted By Paul Barnard

I can say with unwavering certainty it's the...

I can say with unwavering certainty it's the engine. I have made some really fast bikes go agonizingly slow.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-19, 10:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,106
Posted By caloso

I love the Thursday night Airport Ride, but I...

I love the Thursday night Airport Ride, but I usually can't make it due to shuttle duty for kids' soccer practice. But one night I was finally able to make it and took off on the intermediate sprint...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-19, 09:51 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,106
Posted By caloso

This is more significant than the Strava PR.

This is more significant than the Strava PR.
06-06-19, 12:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,391
Posted By TimothyH

The OP's problem is intensity. It doesn't...

The OP's problem is intensity.

It doesn't matter whether it is on the flats, uphill, downhill, into the wind, with the wind, solo or with a group. He is simply riding too hard.

The OP needs an...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 10:46 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 36,560
Posted By Litespud

I’ve seen pics of a CF fork failing like this...

I’ve seen pics of a CF fork failing like this after a squirrel jumped into the wheel. While one might expect the spokes to cut the squirrel in two, the wiry little bastard stayed intact (but dead)...
Replies: 63
Views: 12,100
Posted By ridelikeaturtle

It sounds to me your biggest problem is with the...

It sounds to me your biggest problem is with the shipping process (your local USPS, mostly), and nothing to do with Wiggle at all.
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