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03-01-09, 07:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 817
Posted By Snuffleupagus

What kinda question is that? :lol: Ace...

What kinda question is that?

:lol:

Ace is fun. It's not an epic RR or a well put together downtown crit, but whachawant for Tuesday night?
02-28-09, 02:57 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

RIICE, then we'll see. I was kneeling down on...

RIICE, then we'll see. I was kneeling down on the side of I40 for a while backboarding some dude who flipped his car and when I stood up my knee said "screw this" and it's been saying it ever since....
02-28-09, 01:36 PM
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Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Tweaked my knee something awful lifting a...

Tweaked my knee something awful lifting a patient. Sigh.
02-26-09, 06:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,194
Posted By Snuffleupagus

3 midterms, 2 papers and a lab report next week. ...

3 midterms, 2 papers and a lab report next week.

See you guys some other race :lol:
02-24-09, 07:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,194
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Hm, so I ended up 11th and Q 16th. Better...

Hm, so I ended up 11th and Q 16th.

Better than a kick in the teeth I 'spose. Although the road rash is now in the "really fricking annoying" phase of healing.
02-23-09, 12:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,194
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Thanks for the pics, and good to meet you...

Thanks for the pics, and good to meet you wanders!

As for the track...yeah, it does kinda suckish, but it's honestly much worse looking than it is to ride. I ended up going down in the big pile...
02-22-09, 10:00 PM
Replies: 9,290
Views: 3,576,802
Posted By Snuffleupagus

I did race yesterday, race didn't go too well. I...

I did race yesterday, race didn't go too well. I wasn't last :D But I did get popped on the last climb on the last lap (8 of 8) after a GU guy had been laying down some brutal attacks up every...
02-22-09, 08:58 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,382
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Get well soon man! If it makes you feel any...

Get well soon man!

If it makes you feel any better, I kissed the pavement today too, but not nearly enough to require EMS (well...I cared for myself...but I didn't fill out any paperwork :D ).
...
02-22-09, 08:51 PM
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Posted By Snuffleupagus

http://i148.photobucket.com/albums/s39/jnoahj/IMG_...

http://i148.photobucket.com/albums/s39/jnoahj/IMG_3908-1.jpg

Crashing+staying in a 60 minute collegiate A crit for a half decent finish = Suffering.
02-20-09, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Hotter or colder, it requires more energy than it...

Hotter or colder, it requires more energy than it would in say 60ish degree weather.

For fun, read about homeostasis: http://www.biology-online.org/4/1_physiological_homeostasis.htm

Basically,...
02-19-09, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 529
Posted By Snuffleupagus

"Red Hot" Analgesic Ointment as Embrocation?

It's by the same guys that make Atomic, only it's supposed to be hotter...

Anyone try it? For reference my current favorite stuff is tiger balm, but I want something hotter.

Link:...
02-18-09, 03:09 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Yeah, almost. Not quite, but I'm getting there. ...

Yeah, almost. Not quite, but I'm getting there. I felt in the 'groove' for the first time since October or November. What I mean is that I was cranking over a gear at about 95rpm at 25-27mph on...
02-18-09, 02:35 PM
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Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Legs felt almost like a bike racer again today...

Legs felt almost like a bike racer again today during 3hrs in the cold rain. Almost.
02-18-09, 07:25 AM
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Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Yeah...I'm racing into shape right now and just...

Yeah...I'm racing into shape right now and just riding endurance during the week and getting pwned in the 3s or the As on the weekend. I think the above schedule is way too much intensity and not...
02-16-09, 05:58 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

But were you doing them on the bike? I keep my...

But were you doing them on the bike? I keep my o-chem to the library, conversations with girls, sleep, all my other classes...but not on the bike.
02-16-09, 03:44 PM
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Posted By Snuffleupagus

Trying to do organic chemistry reactions? Just...

Trying to do organic chemistry reactions? Just staying on form here...
02-16-09, 12:33 PM
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Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

The nice thing about going from fitish to an...

The nice thing about going from fitish to an injury and losing everything?

It comes back quickly.

I managed 4.5hrs in sub 40* windy moist weather today at a decent pace over rollers without any...
02-14-09, 03:23 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,240
Posted By Snuffleupagus

:lol: I'm the Captain of the Failboat. You...

:lol:

I'm the Captain of the Failboat. You can be the first officer.
02-11-09, 05:49 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

It opens up the lungs, or at least it makes...

It opens up the lungs, or at least it makes defeat go down a lot more smoothly.
02-11-09, 07:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,412
Posted By Snuffleupagus

It would be intuitive that rear facing is more...

It would be intuitive that rear facing is more aerodynamic, as from what I understand airflow is going to closely follow the leading edge of the fork, and then circulate around, but not wholly across...
02-10-09, 06:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,287
Posted By Snuffleupagus

:lol: I didn't know who was who. Maybe next...

:lol: I didn't know who was who. Maybe next time I'll wear a name tag.

I also haven't been on my rollers in FOREVER, so the initial wobbliness was also due to getting the feel for them again.
02-10-09, 05:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,287
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Yeppers, I was the guy warming up on the rollers...

Yeppers, I was the guy warming up on the rollers by the fence.
02-09-09, 12:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,287
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Truth, Ace is a lot nicer surface.

Truth, Ace is a lot nicer surface.
02-09-09, 12:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,287
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Yep, there's usually a woman or three.

Yep, there's usually a woman or three.
02-08-09, 04:23 PM
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Posted By Snuffleupagus

First week really back in it: Sunday (8 Feb 09)...

First week really back in it:
Sunday (8 Feb 09) - 4.5hrs
Saturday - Race (2hrs total)
Friday - 3hrs
Thursday - 15 mins running, 45mins commuting
Wednesday - 45mins commuting
Tuesday - 45mins...
02-07-09, 03:39 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,593
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Yes! Single best high%ish mass produced beer...

Yes! Single best high%ish mass produced beer I've ever had.
02-07-09, 03:02 PM
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Posted By Snuffleupagus

I pretty much suck. At least there's nowhere to...

I pretty much suck. At least there's nowhere to go but up.
02-07-09, 07:37 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,593
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Belgians of course.

Belgians of course.
02-05-09, 05:14 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,287
Posted By Snuffleupagus

I look amazingly like the guy in my avatar. ...

I look amazingly like the guy in my avatar.

Different bike though, it's a white/black Irish Cycles frame with SRAM Red and 50mm Gigantex carbon tubies.
02-04-09, 09:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,287
Posted By Snuffleupagus

See you guys on Saturday. First or last ;)

See you guys on Saturday.

First or last ;)
01-28-09, 09:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By Snuffleupagus

:lol: I'm out of shape for me, not out of...

:lol:

I'm out of shape for me, not out of shape for a 3/4 race :innocent:
01-28-09, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Oh yeah, I'm in for the 7th. Despite the fact...

Oh yeah, I'm in for the 7th. Despite the fact that if I were to draw a venn diagram consisting of "shape" and "me" the sets would be mutually exclusive...

Wheel sucking ftw.
01-26-09, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By Snuffleupagus

You should provide child and pet sitting services...

You should provide child and pet sitting services :D
01-26-09, 07:43 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,929
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Maybe you're doing it wrong?

Maybe you're doing it wrong?
01-25-09, 08:37 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,292
Posted By Snuffleupagus

"I'm a great believer in luck and I find the...

"I'm a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it."

-Jefferson.
01-25-09, 08:24 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,292
Posted By Snuffleupagus

One win, no doubt. A season full of 2nd through...

One win, no doubt. A season full of 2nd through 10ths just isn't the same.

A win is affirmation that you trained hard, and raced smart. Anything else is proof that you didn't do at least one of...
01-25-09, 08:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,570
Posted By Snuffleupagus

That, and getting in trouble for snorting blow,...

That, and getting in trouble for snorting blow, and one can only assume, off the backside of your 17 year old girlfriend is far more memorable than any silly Olympic medals.
01-24-09, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Man, suuuuuuuuck. I'd almost rather have an ACL...

Man, suuuuuuuuck. I'd almost rather have an ACL tear than a meniscus tear as far as cycling goes. The problem is that according to most rehab protocols you have to have the leg immobilized in...
01-19-09, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

^^ Just watch the hydration while on BP...

^^

Just watch the hydration while on BP meds. Getting all bonky and dehydrated can make even a normally hypertensive person hypotensive, and while on the pills that can be bad.
01-19-09, 12:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 803
Posted By Snuffleupagus

This is of huge importance if you want to...

This is of huge importance if you want to maintain quality weight loss.

I've been lighter than I am now, but never even close to as lean. The key? Organic everything, processed nothing.
01-18-09, 05:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 699
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Mayyyyyyyyyyyybe. I'm in horrendous shape...

Mayyyyyyyyyyyybe.

I'm in horrendous shape and suspect a pack finish in the As...but I could probably still place in the 3s.
01-14-09, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 655
Posted By Snuffleupagus

275w FTP October 2006 295w January 2007 (Knee...

275w FTP October 2006
295w January 2007
(Knee surgery)
305w April 2007
325w July 2007
(Knee surgery)
330w March 2008
335w April 2008
340w May 2008
(Knee surgery)
01-14-09, 08:06 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,637
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Always dig deeper unless you're such a one trick...

Always dig deeper unless you're such a one trick pony sprinter that you stand a better chance well rested in the field than 3 up in a break.
01-10-09, 04:46 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

? I think most people will say it's good to...

?

I think most people will say it's good to ride with better riders, and I'm pretty sure the fast guys on the ride weren't on the rivet, as they're stronger than me, and I was never in severe...
01-10-09, 04:22 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

So why weren't YOU at the P-ride today? There...

So why weren't YOU at the P-ride today? There were several NC state guys including I do believe your resident pro.
01-10-09, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11,620
Views: 387,892
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Did the local fast group ride today after much...

Did the local fast group ride today after much knee boone-doggling.

Results? Apparently being essentially off the bike since Thanksgiving somehow still makes me a little bit stronger than the...
01-10-09, 03:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 703
Posted By Snuffleupagus

If its below a VO2 length effort (3-8 minutes) I...

If its below a VO2 length effort (3-8 minutes) I think balls to the wall is probably a good percentage to use.
01-07-09, 11:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 650
Posted By Snuffleupagus

It's the world we live in...sue sue sue. To...

It's the world we live in...sue sue sue.

To your point though, I understand good Samaritan laws, I just don't want to get into a situation where it can be said "you offered care as part of an...
01-07-09, 11:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,205
Posted By Snuffleupagus

Indeed we did :) Looking back, almost every...

Indeed we did :)

Looking back, almost every time I've placed in the top ten of a CAT5 through 1/2/3 race, I've been in a break or lapped the field. One slight exception, I pulled 9th because our...
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