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03-30-20, 09:41 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

Since racing is basically cancelled for 2020, and...

Since racing is basically cancelled for 2020, and I have a year to get in shape now. I submitted my upgrade for Cat 2 and got approved based on the new upgrade chart. Happy! That was a big goal for...
03-30-20, 09:39 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

5ish mile run with a 1 mile pickup in the middle....

5ish mile run with a 1 mile pickup in the middle. Wasn't full gas but man do I suck at running fast right now.

I miss the gym. I miss rock climbing. I miss group rides. This should be the time of...
03-30-20, 09:36 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

This is the one I know. Whole workout can be done...

This is the one I know. Whole workout can be done in less than half an hour. 10 min warm up. 4 minute effort, 5-10 min cd. I'm pretty sure i learned about it through cross fit (blech).
03-30-20, 10:05 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 6,488
Posted By Ttoc6

Xc skiing users dedicated skis. For classic...

Xc skiing users dedicated skis. For classic you've got some sort of skin, scales or grip wax to keep you from sliding back as your feet stay parallel ( most of the time). There is another technique...
03-30-20, 06:34 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 6,488
Posted By Ttoc6

I do both. This time of year I'm touring. Skins...

I do both. This time of year I'm touring. Skins and downhill skis.

Just got notice the resort I've been hiking up and down at is shutting down their uphill access. Means I'll be venturing into the...
03-29-20, 08:33 PM
Replies: 164
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Posted By Ttoc6

I've been skiing a lot. The resorts are closed...

I've been skiing a lot. The resorts are closed which means we have to earn it. This is basically my only social outlet during the week. We're outdoors, and stay pretty far apart on the skin track up....
03-25-20, 01:48 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 6,488
Posted By Ttoc6

Read it somewhere else on the internet. "Chaos...

Read it somewhere else on the internet. "Chaos inspires efficiency." Maybe things have to die to improve. Or maybe not.
03-21-20, 09:58 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

I've been skiing a lot in the last week. And a...

I've been skiing a lot in the last week. And a lot more this year than ever before. All the resorts are closed so I'm touring and getting to spend good conversation time in small groups. Here's a...
02-06-20, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By Ttoc6

Soledad and fiesta were awesome last year. Highly...

Soledad and fiesta were awesome last year. Highly recomend
02-06-20, 10:20 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

Alpine skied yesterday, crappy snow, basically a...

Alpine skied yesterday, crappy snow, basically a leg workout. Today was squat day. 3x8 @235. Slow rebuild in strength. Climbed afterwards and flashed my first 5.11 on led, so I'm pretty stoked on...
02-02-20, 10:03 PM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Awesome weekend of XC skiing up in Sun Valley....

Awesome weekend of XC skiing up in Sun Valley. Signed up to race months ago. January was awful for me so I had no expectations.

We got up there friday and did a test ski. Decided I wanted to wax a...
02-02-20, 09:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,560
Posted By Ttoc6

Well I suppose I need to go redo my spreadsheet.

Well I suppose I need to go redo my spreadsheet.
01-30-20, 12:34 AM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Wait til you put on your first set of racing...

Wait til you put on your first set of racing flats :).

I work in running but not in sort of structured way. It's a good way to fit in some aerobic work z2/z3.

Make sure to take it easy as you...
01-26-20, 12:50 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

Racing to survive can be fun. An expensive way to...

Racing to survive can be fun. An expensive way to gain fitness but way more fun. It's good to go back to the basics sometimes. It'll make you a better racer in July!

I'm Slowly but steadily...
01-25-20, 10:15 PM
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Views: 246,866
Posted By Ttoc6

I love Django. I had a slick webapp developed for...

I love Django. I had a slick webapp developed for my team that got shot down because they wouldn't get me a webserver to host it on. (cybersecurity...)
01-25-20, 10:12 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

What's a bike? I've seriously been lacking on...

What's a bike? I've seriously been lacking on bike training. Haven't ridden outside in months and doing 1 trainer ride a week. Lots of strength work and some skiing.

I've been sick on and off the...
01-25-20, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5,908
Views: 419,124
Posted By Ttoc6

Late to the party.. I carry a dynaplug in a...

Late to the party.. I carry a dynaplug in a pocket (or hip pack) for all my rides now. They just work. I even managed to get a nice tubular to seal up with some orange seal and a big plug.
I don't...
11-18-19, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Went down to cedar City Utah (4 hour drive) to do...

Went down to cedar City Utah (4 hour drive) to do a gravel race. Fun short race but kicked my butt. I'm racing single speed this year and was way undergeared. Got 3rd, but it wasn't due to fitness...
11-10-19, 10:02 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

Trail work to get ready for xc ski season...

Trail work to get ready for xc ski season yesterday and a 2ish hour ride yesterday with a bit of climbing. I have no fitness right now, had to ride through snow and wait for a friend up one of the...
11-08-19, 09:32 PM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

No drafting effect, but the tt bikes are still...

No drafting effect, but the tt bikes are still the fastest bike in the game. see this link (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1_dvNbBEKAztJwjX-2CDdWmVSR4jP92o-eiNCB7hl5IY/edit#gid=1812742034)
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11-07-19, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4,597
Views: 246,866
Posted By Ttoc6

If I knew my grad school schedule I'd consider...

If I knew my grad school schedule I'd consider it. I need to figure all that stuff out first, then I can plan my race schedule :)
11-07-19, 08:52 PM
Replies: 712
Views: 139,262
Posted By Ttoc6

I've done the "full lotus position before" Super...

I've done the "full lotus position before" Super aero, no power. I did 26 mph on 230 watts or something. FTP was somewhere around 285 during that race, 230 or whatever was full gas in that position....
11-07-19, 08:02 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

I'd like to do BWR some year. If I were doing it...

I'd like to do BWR some year. If I were doing it today.. I'd probably do it on my gravel bike with a 32c Gp5000 set up tubeless. Or maybe the really cool maxxis slick that comes in a 40. IDK
11-07-19, 07:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,106
Posted By Ttoc6

Far exceeds

Far exceeds
11-07-19, 07:58 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

New 1rm for dead lift in the gym last at the end...

New 1rm for dead lift in the gym last at the end of the set. Fun stuff! So happy to be in the time of the year where I can lift heavy. Todays sweet spot workout was a bit tender on the hamstrings,...
11-05-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Today was day 1 of 2020 training. Ramp test. 10%...

Today was day 1 of 2020 training. Ramp test. 10% drop in power, 10% increase in weight (but not in BF%). Long road ahead.
10-23-19, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,140
Posted By Ttoc6

I don't really ride outside in the winter anymore...

I don't really ride outside in the winter anymore but gp5000 is the best tire I've ever ridden. Not a single flat for the whole spring / summer season.

The old schwalbe pro one lasted me a full...
10-22-19, 09:21 AM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Yesterday I Ran during our lunch break and lifted...

Yesterday I Ran during our lunch break and lifted in the evening. Altitude (~7200ft) does funny things to my lifting. Didn't have to back off the weight but man does it hurt a bit more and I need...
10-21-19, 02:27 PM
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Posted By Ttoc6

I'm in Los Alamos, New Mexico for work this week....

I'm in Los Alamos, New Mexico for work this week. This sinus infection I've been fighting flared up hard on the flight out. Urgent care and a good ol dose of amoxicillin should fix this..

Running...
10-20-19, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9,302
Views: 3,613,617
Posted By Ttoc6

You make a good point. I also would have accepted...

You make a good point. I also would have accepted madfiber deep tubulars
10-20-19, 09:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,629
Posted By Ttoc6

Trainerroad. Pick the sweet spot plan you have...

Trainerroad. Pick the sweet spot plan you have time for.
10-20-19, 09:03 AM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Bulking season is going well. Gaining weight...

Bulking season is going well. Gaining weight without too much fat gain as far as I can tell. I'm 15lbs heavier than when I raced lotoja 1.5 months ago.

Lots of lifting and rock climbing. A bit of...
10-20-19, 09:00 AM
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Posted By Ttoc6

I no longer have a tt bike or any rim brake...

I no longer have a tt bike or any rim brake bikes. I refuse to sell my trispoke out of fear I'll lose the coolest looking wheel one can ever own.
10-20-19, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4,597
Views: 246,866
Posted By Ttoc6

Ive got my app in for grad school. Waiting to...

Ive got my app in for grad school. Waiting to hear back!
09-28-19, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2,018
Views: 200,783
Posted By Ttoc6

I saw Rufus Du Sol in concert last night. A 10$...

I saw Rufus Du Sol in concert last night. A 10$ ticket and a venue I could walk to from my apartment turned into quite an incredible show. The rain started to come down pretty hard with about half an...
09-27-19, 07:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,339
Posted By Ttoc6

I race ss cross for the fun of it. Makes me focus...

I race ss cross for the fun of it. Makes me focus on efficiency in the corners. Less braking etc. Check out the UK time trialling forums. They have a whole group dedicated to fixed gear road and...
09-27-19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Lots of mtbing recently. Got sick after the last...

Lots of mtbing recently. Got sick after the last cross race (was gonna win but flatted back to 3rd on the last lap). The new mtb is so much fun. It's slower uphill but getting to party downhill is...
09-27-19, 07:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,330
Posted By Ttoc6

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Right under that bike stand is my trainer and a mat with plywood under it....
09-17-19, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4,597
Views: 246,866
Posted By Ttoc6

They're definitely less aero from the data, but I...

They're definitely less aero from the data, but I think the comfort factor is huge. Plus being able to run low pressure on slick day or crits is a big plus. I used to ride Gp4000's in 25 and moved to...
09-17-19, 05:37 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 48,437
Posted By Ttoc6

Last minute threw together a sscx machine for the...

Last minute threw together a sscx machine for the series this year. Still waiting on a couple of parts, but janked it together. Running the chain through an ultegra derailleur for tension and flat...
09-17-19, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14,516
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Posted By Ttoc6

Lifting and climbing. Going through a hypertrophy...

Lifting and climbing. Going through a hypertrophy stage for a month of two in the gym. High reps, lower weight. Everything is sore...
09-17-19, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4,597
Views: 246,866
Posted By Ttoc6

I've moved up and up. 28's tubeless on the road...

I've moved up and up. 28's tubeless on the road bike. 700x41c or 650bx2.1" on the gravel bike. Even mtbers are racing on fatter tires now a days. Used to be 2.1's were the end all be all for xc...
09-09-19, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4,597
Views: 246,866
Posted By Ttoc6

Submitted my grad school app. Scary stuff. I'll...

Submitted my grad school app. Scary stuff. I'll meet the new senior professor they just hired next week. He's coming out to tour my lab. Hopefully facetime is > past GPA :).
09-09-19, 11:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,106
Posted By Ttoc6

I think I did most of these to some extent. ...

I think I did most of these to some extent.

I did not hit 18 minutes up the divide this year, but did PR the segment.
20 minute best power this year was lower than previous years, but next year...
09-09-19, 11:05 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 48,437
Posted By Ttoc6

Lotoja 2019. 13th? Total time 8 hours, 58...

Lotoja 2019. 13th? Total time 8 hours, 58 minutes. best finisher on my team.

LoToJa was weird this year. Well, it's always weird. Was in the (really) early break for the first two hours. One of...
09-06-19, 01:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,609
Posted By Ttoc6

I don't know if I can link to the Wattage forum...

I don't know if I can link to the Wattage forum here, but if I can, give this a read. Otherwise go on theere and read the post titled "strength training impairs endurance muscle." Lots of cool stuff....
09-01-19, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14,516
Views: 805,928
Posted By Ttoc6

Picked up a small stomach bug on Thursday night,...

Picked up a small stomach bug on Thursday night, so have been fighting that. 6 days until the last race of the season. Feeling fit, and the team is in good shape. Tapering sucks, but we're getting...
09-01-19, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,339
Posted By Ttoc6

Sodium Bi-carb is one of only 5 things the IOC...

Sodium Bi-carb is one of only 5 things the IOC has strong evidence of being legally performance enhancing. I've used the lotion but have not taken it orally, don't need the dietary risk on that one....
08-26-19, 06:50 PM
Replies: 5,908
Views: 419,124
Posted By Ttoc6

Flux had a lot of issues at release. I had a...

Flux had a lot of issues at release. I had a snap, didn't care for how it held erg mode. Moved up to a kickr (2016) and love it. Just works. I wouldn't buy a wheel on trainer anymore.
08-21-19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14,516
Views: 805,928
Posted By Ttoc6

I was in Crested Butte for some Bike park type...

I was in Crested Butte for some Bike park type riding. By the end of our 3 days of demos and fun, I was clearing the 15 foot table tops and cleaning the black downhill runs (minus this huge 40 foot...
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