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11-21-19, 12:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,392
Posted By NomarsGirl

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11-20-19, 03:37 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,392
Posted By NomarsGirl

I like the Star Trek ones (but definitely NOT...

I like the Star Trek ones (but definitely NOT red). Too bad they don't have TNG ones. Red is safe in that series since it is worn by command.

Of the jerseys I actually own, my favorite is cookie...
11-20-19, 03:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,720
Posted By NomarsGirl

Is that price WITH the prescription insert? If...

Is that price WITH the prescription insert? If so, that's a steal! I have looked at glasses with the inserts but am not sure where I can take them to get my prescription added.

My problem is I...
11-20-19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,585
Posted By NomarsGirl

I can see that the OP's hesitation may have been...

I can see that the OP's hesitation may have been a bit frustrating for the driver. I get confused if the person who has the right of way doesn't take it. Still, if there was a stop sign, the driver...
11-11-19, 03:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,531
Posted By NomarsGirl

I'm sure it was a great sacrifice.

I'm sure it was a great sacrifice.
Forum: Northeast
11-06-19, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8,483
Views: 947,971
Posted By NomarsGirl

Got new x-rays and met with the orthopedic...

Got new x-rays and met with the orthopedic surgeon this morning. It's a "good" break (non-displaced) and should heal like new without surgery. There are no changes, so the bone hasn't moved. And...
11-01-19, 04:35 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 10,072
Posted By NomarsGirl

If they do this again next year, I'll have to try...

If they do this again next year, I'll have to try to get 5. But if I do, I'm getting it in my own size. I ordered mine in my husband's size and gave it to him. He likes it.
Forum: Northeast
11-01-19, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8,483
Views: 947,971
Posted By NomarsGirl

We love that path! There was a very large group...

We love that path! There was a very large group ride out there that day. And they ride REALLY slow. I'm sure I shouldn't have tried to pass all of them, but they were making me crazy - and I'm not at...
10-31-19, 03:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,415
Posted By NomarsGirl

Seems like a cyclist's right of passage. I'll see...

Seems like a cyclist's right of passage. I'll see what the orthopedist thinks but it looks like a clean break so I'm hoping not to need surgery. At least we're heading into winter. I'm a weather...
10-31-19, 03:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,415
Posted By NomarsGirl

Definitely. And I think I knew it at the time. ...

Definitely. And I think I knew it at the time. But it all seemed to happen in slow motion.
Forum: Northeast
10-31-19, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8,483
Views: 947,971
Posted By NomarsGirl

I have a consult with orthopedics next week. For...

I have a consult with orthopedics next week. For now, I'm wearing some sort of sling they gave me at urgent care. Managing the pain pretty well with Aleve.
10-30-19, 06:35 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,989
Posted By NomarsGirl

Because he plans to live to be 128. 64 is halfway...

Because he plans to live to be 128. 64 is halfway there.
10-30-19, 06:15 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,612
Posted By NomarsGirl

Busy with work and business travel in the early...

Busy with work and business travel in the early part of October and didn't get any miles in. My last ride of the month was cut short (5 miles) because of a fall. Looks like I'm done for the year. I...
10-30-19, 05:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,415
Posted By NomarsGirl

I had a similar fall on Saturday. My bike is fine...

I had a similar fall on Saturday. My bike is fine but I broke my clavicle.
Forum: Northeast
10-30-19, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8,483
Views: 947,971
Posted By NomarsGirl

Looks like I'm done for the year. 5 miles into my...

Looks like I'm done for the year. 5 miles into my ride on the nashua River rail trail on Saturday, I got forced off the path by someone who decided to pass the person in front of her as I was passing...
10-30-19, 11:48 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,944
Posted By NomarsGirl

Oooh. That hit a little close to home. I...

Oooh. That hit a little close to home. I encountered both over the weekend. It was the idiots who were responsible for my injury though.
10-30-19, 07:28 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 19,154
Posted By NomarsGirl

They would look great! you should consider it...

They would look great! you should consider it when you need new tires.
10-25-19, 01:12 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,989
Posted By NomarsGirl

Mine wasn't amused either. Then he glanced at the...

Mine wasn't amused either. Then he glanced at the history I had provided and he was concerned. But I'm 52. Most of us don't see 40, so I guess I'm doing ok.

You know it's bad when the head of...
10-25-19, 12:40 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,989
Posted By NomarsGirl

Nope. Everyone in my family dies of cancer. Our...

Nope. Everyone in my family dies of cancer. Our hearts are strong.
10-25-19, 11:45 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,935
Posted By NomarsGirl

You're telling me! I've been trying to get the...

You're telling me! I've been trying to get the town to move the deer crossing sign away from my house. I don't want the deer crossing here.
Forum: Northeast
10-24-19, 03:43 PM
Replies: 8,483
Views: 947,971
Posted By NomarsGirl

Beautiful day today! For me, I tolerate the New...

Beautiful day today! For me, I tolerate the New England winters because I get to experience the New England fall. Got out for a short coffee ride to town today. Can't do longer rides during the week...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-19, 09:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 932
Posted By NomarsGirl

That's what I have for the same reason, but they...

That's what I have for the same reason, but they don't fit well. I have brought them in to be adjusted, but they can only tighten them so much. I may go with a prescription insert in sports glasses.
10-22-19, 05:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,068
Posted By NomarsGirl

I have a carbon frame. No problems. But I'm on...

I have a carbon frame. No problems. But I'm on the low end of Athena, so I'm under the limit for pretty much any adult-sized bike. I should probably stay off toddler bikes. :)
10-22-19, 05:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,020
Posted By NomarsGirl

LOL. My husband offered to take me to my favorite...

LOL. My husband offered to take me to my favorite yarn store this weekend, but they are closed on Sundays. He just wanted to go for a ride in my convertible to look at the foliage. I loaded the bikes...
10-22-19, 10:41 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 19,154
Posted By NomarsGirl

I'm guessing the LBS in your area are Trek...

I'm guessing the LBS in your area are Trek dealers? If you are seeing a lot of Treks on the road, that is a good thing. Better than Big Box bikes. Really anything with 2 (or even 3) wheels is good....
10-22-19, 09:30 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,298
Posted By NomarsGirl

Not my problem.

Not my problem.
10-21-19, 08:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,298
Posted By NomarsGirl

I left my cracked one at the bike shop when I...

I left my cracked one at the bike shop when I went to buy a replacement.
10-19-19, 03:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,225
Posted By NomarsGirl

These were separate groups I saw. Really I think...

These were separate groups I saw. Really I think they just need to make girl scouts better rather than allowing girls to join the boy scouts. It seems like every all Male group has been forced to go...
10-18-19, 11:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,425
Posted By NomarsGirl

Hmm, my handknit sweaters are merino wool (well,...

Hmm, my handknit sweaters are merino wool (well, one is 75% merino wool and 25% nylon because it is meant for socks). All my socks are wool. Maybe I make something for myself. The ones I already have...
10-18-19, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 456
Posted By NomarsGirl

Well, that's fine then. You are all set for a...

Well, that's fine then. You are all set for a career in politics.
10-18-19, 09:35 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,225
Posted By NomarsGirl

I wonder if the Girl Scouts have a similar badge?...

I wonder if the Girl Scouts have a similar badge? The last time I was out on the Cape Code Rail Trail, I saw groups of boys with adult leaders and girls also with adult leaders out riding the path....
10-18-19, 09:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 456
Posted By NomarsGirl

The noun has a similar negative connotation in...

The noun has a similar negative connotation in the US. We would use plan or program rather than scheme. My company used to have an incentive bonus program for reaching certain milestones. My manager...
10-17-19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By NomarsGirl

But can you actually tell that by looking at it?...

But can you actually tell that by looking at it? Yes, you can see that it is a Specialized Ruby which is a women's bike. But there is nothing about it that gives it away as a woman's bike except the...
10-17-19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,077
Posted By NomarsGirl

Great job! I had my first 1000 mile year in,...

Great job! I had my first 1000 mile year in, well, ever. I'm going to go for 2020 miles next year.
10-17-19, 02:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,785
Posted By NomarsGirl

I enjoy it too. I'm seeing improvement in my...

I enjoy it too. I'm seeing improvement in my riding - going longer AND faster. I do like the social aspect of it as well. I'm a member of a couple of "clubs" on Strava and can see how the others are...
Forum: Northeast
10-17-19, 02:39 PM
Replies: 8,483
Views: 947,971
Posted By NomarsGirl

Hope everyone is safe after last night's storm....

Hope everyone is safe after last night's storm. What a wild one! I can't believe I didn't lose power. We lose it all the time.
10-17-19, 09:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By NomarsGirl

Man's bike or woman's bike? Defend your...

Man's bike or woman's bike? Defend your response.(Added: this bike is much too large for a 10 year old and definitely not in budget). ...
10-17-19, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By NomarsGirl

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https://youtu.be/ch8uPA7-hPE
10-16-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,259
Posted By NomarsGirl

Keep on riding. I would suggest bike shorts -...

Keep on riding. I would suggest bike shorts - they really make a difference. Not only don't you get a sore butt, but they prevent chafing too.

The gears aren't that hard to figure out. Since you...
10-16-19, 07:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 557
Posted By NomarsGirl

They aren't all pink with streamers on the...

They aren't all pink with streamers on the handlebars you know. It could be hard to actually tell the difference. Get the bike that fits with some room to grow and that he likes. If that happens to...
10-15-19, 12:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,502
Posted By NomarsGirl

In all fairness, the bike cops tend to be the...

In all fairness, the bike cops tend to be the younger, more fit officers. At least in my area.
10-07-19, 03:47 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 10,955
Posted By NomarsGirl

No one ever did something great after saying...

No one ever did something great after saying "Hold my beer".
10-07-19, 03:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By NomarsGirl

And most importantly, learn to recognize sarcasm.

And most importantly, learn to recognize sarcasm.
10-07-19, 03:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,003
Posted By NomarsGirl

No, the cutoff was Jan 1 in my day, so the March...

No, the cutoff was Jan 1 in my day, so the March and June babies were in the same group. The Sept - December kids were the youngest. Basically, we were all born in the same calendar year.
10-07-19, 02:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 613
Posted By NomarsGirl

Great job! If I ever do a century, it will likely...

Great job! If I ever do a century, it will likely be solo. I can't find any group rides near me that I could keep up with or that ride at a time that works for me. I did my first half-century last...
10-06-19, 06:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,299
Posted By NomarsGirl

They don't figure in at all. The calculation is...

They don't figure in at all. The calculation is for a specific cadence. If you can achieve that cadence (say 90), then you will go that speed. Now, it is possible that you may not be ABLE to achieve...
10-03-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,424
Posted By NomarsGirl

I like food, but I have to burn it off. :) I...

I like food, but I have to burn it off. :)

I enjoy being outside in the good weather. The pace of cycling is perfect for soaking in the scenery.
10-02-19, 12:26 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 16,475
Posted By NomarsGirl

Just have them move the deer crossing sign so...

Just have them move the deer crossing sign so they will cross somewhere else.
10-02-19, 06:53 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 10,072
Posted By NomarsGirl

I got that e-mail, but nothing saying it was in.

I got that e-mail, but nothing saying it was in.
10-01-19, 08:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,531
Posted By NomarsGirl

That's still shorts weather here! October is my...

That's still shorts weather here! October is my favorite time of year to ride.
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