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10-17-20, 09:10 AM
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Views: 15,750
Posted By cmh

Another podium, and a jump up to 4th in gc. Nice...

Another podium, and a jump up to 4th in gc. Nice work Brandon!
10-10-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

90 minute SST zwift workout. Felt good. I...

90 minute SST zwift workout. Felt good. I wanted to go harder, but erg mode kept me in line.
10-09-20, 10:25 AM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

I'm now on zwift and did my first FTP test...

I'm now on zwift and did my first FTP test yesterday. I was a bit tired going into the test, but I paced it well and gave all I have, so now I have a bar set. I'll play around with individual...
10-09-20, 10:20 AM
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Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Don't overthink things too hard when you are...

Don't overthink things too hard when you are gaining 20W of FTP per month. When you level off and stop seeing gains, that is the time to overthink it.

Nice work, btw.
10-07-20, 04:50 PM
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Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Hope you guys heal quickly tmonk, and bigjohn. ...

Hope you guys heal quickly tmonk, and bigjohn. Careful out there!
10-05-20, 12:54 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

I track my Yoga sessions just to keep myself...

I track my Yoga sessions just to keep myself honest about how much/often I'm doing them, but keep it separate from cycling. I don't attribute any TSS to yoga as I think the impact on recovery and...
10-01-20, 04:29 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Weight loss during a pandemic. I didn't know...

Weight loss during a pandemic. I didn't know that was possible. Nice job!
10-01-20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 40,832
Posted By cmh

I won't decide if I'll participate (or let my son...

I won't decide if I'll participate (or let my son participate) in races next spring or summer until the time comes, but, I'm telling myself that I will be racing to keep myself motivated to train a...
09-30-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Nice work burnthesheep. 40k in an hour is an...

Nice work burnthesheep. 40k in an hour is an achievement, for sure.
09-26-20, 08:21 AM
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Posted By cmh

Congratulations Hermes!

Congratulations Hermes!
09-25-20, 10:57 AM
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Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

As a junior in the mid 80's I was broke and...

As a junior in the mid 80's I was broke and tended to ride whatever teammates would sell me for cheap. It wasn't always a value, but it kept me rolling (and also they did sometimes give me old gear...
09-25-20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 5,222
Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

I got a new Kickr Monday. Unfortunately I'm...

I got a new Kickr Monday. Unfortunately I'm still waiting for my promotions for a free month of Zwift, Sufferfest, Trainerroad, and other apps. In the meantime I did my first of what I assume will...
09-13-20, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5,222
Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

Terrible to hear about your friends and coworker...

Terrible to hear about your friends and coworker Cypress. Stay sane.
09-09-20, 09:15 AM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Stay safe Cypress. I feel horrible for your...

Stay safe Cypress. I feel horrible for your friends and the many other people losing their homes. It must be devastating.

We are pretty clear up here in Portland this morning but I can see the...
09-07-20, 07:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,643
Posted By cmh

Congrats Cypress. Tough stuff.

Congrats Cypress. Tough stuff.
04-21-20, 10:56 AM
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Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

7:30 for me and ~400 TSS spread over three rides....

7:30 for me and ~400 TSS spread over three rides. Above average week for me :).

I am finding it tough right now to do any focused intervals, but I'm having some really enjoyable rides. Went out...
04-01-20, 04:01 PM
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Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

I did the standard 'hold the back of the seat and...

I did the standard 'hold the back of the seat and run along with them then let go' to teach my kids to ride on their own. Both of my kids had it down within a day of doing this with a few wipe outs...
03-22-20, 04:32 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Really sorry furiousferrett. I wish the best for...

Really sorry furiousferrett. I wish the best for your uncle in law and your whole family. Take care.
03-19-20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Great post gsteinb. The health and satisfaction...

Great post gsteinb. The health and satisfaction of training has always been the biggest reason why I race. It really had to be when I had young kids because I could only make it to a few races a...
03-19-20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,643
Posted By cmh

Awesome job UD and MattM. Glad you both got a...

Awesome job UD and MattM. Glad you both got a win in before racing shut down.
03-16-20, 08:23 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 40,832
Posted By cmh

Two road races and two TTs in Washington state...

Two road races and two TTs in Washington state have been rescheduled for end of May and June. I know the promoter of two of our cancelled Oregon road races is trying to reschedule as well. My...
03-16-20, 08:16 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 40,832
Posted By cmh

I received a notice late yesterday from my...

I received a notice late yesterday from my employer that a person I was in meetings with between Mar 9 and 11 has come down with respiratory symptoms. The person has not yet been tested but is in...
03-13-20, 01:53 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 40,832
Posted By cmh

Yep - my kids are home for a 3 week spring break....

Yep - my kids are home for a 3 week spring break. And I thought it was hard to work from home with my dog distracting me...
03-12-20, 11:55 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 40,832
Posted By cmh

I'd like to skip it based on the weather...

I'd like to skip it based on the weather forecast, but my son really wants to do it so I might be going anyway. I told him doing his very first road race in 37 degree with 'frozen mix' precipitation...
03-07-20, 10:11 AM
Replies: 5,222
Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

Big pro races that draw thousands of people might...

Big pro races that draw thousands of people might be a coronavirus risk, but our local race with a 30-80 person pack, virtually no spectators and an outdoor venue out in an empty rural parking seems...
03-06-20, 09:45 AM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Awesome work Hermes. In my 5th decade I'm trying...

Awesome work Hermes. In my 5th decade I'm trying to claw back the sprint numbers I had in my 40s. Really amazing gains you are making.
03-05-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Glad recovery is going well bts.

Glad recovery is going well bts.
03-02-20, 10:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,910
Posted By cmh

I wish I knew a solution for this Cypress. It...

I wish I knew a solution for this Cypress. It has been debated many times. We actually had more races in early March in Oregon a few years ago - the Banana Belt series was the first 3 weekends of...
03-02-20, 08:49 PM
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Posted By cmh

Sorry about the bad weather luck this year for...

Sorry about the bad weather luck this year for you Cypress.
03-02-20, 08:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,334
Posted By cmh

And come back slowly. You blacked out from some...

And come back slowly. You blacked out from some sort of minor concussion or something. You want to take it easy coming back from that. No need for a full on indoor workout by Friday.
03-02-20, 08:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,334
Posted By cmh

Heal well BTS. The wounds on your face don't...

Heal well BTS. The wounds on your face don't look too deep. My guess is they will hardly scar, and if there is a little scarring, it will add character...
02-25-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

If you happen to like the taste of a burger...

If you happen to like the taste of a burger coming back up...
02-24-20, 12:46 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Cypress That ride would serve as a sleep aid for...

Cypress That ride would serve as a sleep aid for me, as in I'd sleep for a week. Really high average speed for that ride.
02-19-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

It is pretty standard for my power to bounce up...

It is pretty standard for my power to bounce up and down a ton when I'm trying to target a number (especially near threshold). Maybe not an 80W spread, but certainly 50W or 60W. People have told me...
02-19-20, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Woot woot! Email from trainingpeaks ... less...

Woot woot! Email from trainingpeaks ... less than 10 watts below my best (set last summer) and it is only February. I'm happy with that test.
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02-10-20, 10:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,546
Posted By cmh

Yeah - that is no joke. ouch.

Yeah - that is no joke. ouch.
02-04-20, 11:51 PM
Replies: 2,063
Views: 224,698
Posted By cmh

That tells us you are playing the Bach quite...

That tells us you are playing the Bach quite well. Keep it up.
02-04-20, 06:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,546
Posted By cmh

Based on experience my strategy would be to go...

Based on experience my strategy would be to go out way too hard on the false flat and blow up on the real climb. I recommend you don't listen to me.
01-29-20, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5,222
Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

Congrats KP! I got engaged last month,...

Congrats KP!

I got engaged last month, will get married likely late July or early August. This will be take 2 for me.
01-22-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Those would be stellar numbers for many of us. ...

Those would be stellar numbers for many of us. Nice job.
01-21-20, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2,063
Views: 224,698
Posted By cmh

Hermes - I admire the way you spend your time in...

Hermes - I admire the way you spend your time in retirement.
01-20-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 5,222
Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

Congrats! Do they really put a Jedi and x-wing...

Congrats! Do they really put a Jedi and x-wing fighter on his commission? Does the air force pay royalties to Disney for that?
01-11-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Today actually looks like it will have a decent...

Today actually looks like it will have a decent break from the rain, at least in Portland. Come on up, I'm headed out about 10 for 4 ish hours in the west hills here. (Although I'm quite sure you'd...
01-10-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Nice job, and ouch.

Nice job, and ouch.
11-25-19, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Awesome job tmonk. Holding off a pack for 9...

Awesome job tmonk. Holding off a pack for 9 miles at the end of 100 miles is super pro.
11-25-19, 11:28 AM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Team ride of a bit over 4 hours of steady z2 (or...

Team ride of a bit over 4 hours of steady z2 (or 3?) riding Saturday. Very much a base ride.

I wrapped up my CX season a week ago, and the last month of the season I basically considered to be...
11-11-19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5,222
Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

Just reading this ups my HR by a few bpm. Based...

Just reading this ups my HR by a few bpm. Based on the post, I assume you made it home fine without it escalating to something physical. Be safe.
10-04-19, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5,222
Views: 305,917
Posted By cmh

Also, pitting yourself against people that are...

Also, pitting yourself against people that are much faster is different on a fondo course, vs. a short, closed CX course where many people are likely to get lapped. It can be demoralizing to get...
09-23-19, 09:54 AM
Replies: 15,513
Views: 889,176
Posted By cmh

Strong stuff, Cypress.

Strong stuff, Cypress.
09-11-19, 02:55 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 59,228
Posted By cmh

3rd place in one of the 50+ weeknight CX races...

3rd place in one of the 50+ weeknight CX races yesterday. My first CX podium Yay! Not much to CX race stories as there aren't a lot of tactics, more just excuses.

I do feel like I can identify...
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