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08-11-20, 02:21 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

You probably already know this but don't send it...

You probably already know this but don't send it to the dealership. Its a lot cheaper if you can find someone independent that can service it.
08-10-20, 10:07 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

We had a really bad month in our house. My wife...

We had a really bad month in our house. My wife manages COVID for her company (which has locations nationwide) and when it hit it was bad. She felt really guilty about some things that happened (when...
08-10-20, 08:27 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

17 hours of almost all Zone 2. I'm 15 pounds...

17 hours of almost all Zone 2. I'm 15 pounds overweight....that is, I'm 'skinny' to Americans but 15 over my race weight. I am going under the assumption we're racing in January so I'd like to be...
08-09-20, 08:59 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I have a baseball bat to turn on my fans, plus it...

I have a baseball bat to turn on my fans, plus it helps compensate since I'm short and weigh marginally more than an iPhone....


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07-28-20, 05:15 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 23,400
Posted By furiousferret

Cycling as a sport doesn't have nearly the same...

Cycling as a sport doesn't have nearly the same pool as sports like Basketball, Running, or Soccer. For every young cyclist training to be a pro, there are 100 in those sports. Its simply a numbers...
07-28-20, 02:27 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Training Status; it hasn't been good. I'm still...

Training Status; it hasn't been good. I'm still putting in the miles but I'm not putting in the effort. Also, the hub on my Neo is destroyed so its looking like outdoor rides for the next week.
07-28-20, 02:24 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Everyone wants to say they're not born with a...

Everyone wants to say they're not born with a genetic silver spoon, and I do think some are confused with having the right mindset. Positivity alone can get you far in many pursuits. In cycling, I...
07-13-20, 11:31 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

Ugh, get better soon, and then stop crashing!

Ugh, get better soon, and then stop crashing!
07-10-20, 10:26 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I was sick for over 2 weeks, not severely, but...

I was sick for over 2 weeks, not severely, but enough that I couldn't really ride. Sore throat, some dizzy spells, and nausea. I'm better now but I kind of feel like anything I was working towards...
07-01-20, 04:53 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Our races were cancelled, which I couldn't have...

Our races were cancelled, which I couldn't have done because this sickness has floored my fitness. Next for me is BWR which I give a 50/50 chance of happening.
06-29-20, 10:10 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

:( When I first started posting on...

:(

When I first started posting on bikeforums PCad was one of the first people I both loved to hear from (and annoyed as well). His stories about the NYACK(sp?) group rides and his arguments with...
06-28-20, 05:57 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Full Recovery week then starting a big block for...

Full Recovery week then starting a big block for racing....then I get sick.

My wife was really sick, I was kind of sick. We had many of the symptoms and got tested. The sad thing is 'we lived our...
06-18-20, 11:51 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

I'm so far detached from cycling media, I have no...

I'm so far detached from cycling media, I have no clue what's going on outside the 33.
06-18-20, 11:48 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

everything is fake news something something...

everything is fake news
something something conspiracy
share if you dare
06-17-20, 03:20 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Happy for you two! Have fun.

Happy for you two! Have fun.
06-17-20, 08:21 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

We have racing next month, but we also have...

We have racing next month, but we also have record cases. I give it 20% chance of happening. its perfect for me at roughly 110 ft gain per mile. That all being said, if I do race I'll have to...
06-16-20, 09:38 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Recovery Week; still going to put in volume just...

Recovery Week; still going to put in volume just easy volume.
06-13-20, 06:53 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Sometimes our guys ride out to Como St and back. ...

Sometimes our guys ride out to Como St and back. Makes for 120? Mile ride. I've always wanted to do it, but its a big day.
06-13-20, 01:40 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I still really haven't found the the key to...

I still really haven't found the the key to winning races in Zwift, but you definitely have to be in the front group at the start (which can be hard because sometimes its all out for 2 minutes) and...
06-11-20, 09:57 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Zwift Race, didn't do too hot, was one of the...

Zwift Race, didn't do too hot, was one of the last in the group of A's. My wattage was down about 20, but I was far from fresh so I'm not too concerned. CTL at 84....I don't why but it is.

It...
06-10-20, 05:09 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I've only met one Portuguese person out here in...

I've only met one Portuguese person out here in California. This kid at my Junior High School would always get in fights because they'd call him white and he'd proclaim he's Portuguese and start...
06-09-20, 03:03 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

So the good thing about being back at work is...

So the good thing about being back at work is seeing all your friends. I told my coworker I was learning Spanish, and now he's on board, so I have a language buddy. He then tells me, "This will be...
06-07-20, 05:11 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Best thing to do is the Audax; which is a group...

Best thing to do is the Audax; which is a group ride and you can pick 62, 100, 124, or 200 mile options. 90% of the riders choose 62 miles but you get a solid group pulling you 2/3 of the way. Today...
06-07-20, 02:59 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

After 10 weeks of telecommuting we're finally...

After 10 weeks of telecommuting we're finally being called in. Most aren't happy about it, especially since we're having record cases and roughly 20% is over 60. However our managers never worked...
06-07-20, 02:32 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Majestic is planning 3 races this year, but with...

Majestic is planning 3 races this year, but with reduced fields. We'll see how it plays out.
06-07-20, 02:27 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

17 hours this week, 4:40 @ z3+ Did my...

17 hours this week, 4:40 @ z3+

Did my fastest 100k on Zwift yesterday and my first 100m on Zwift today. Did the century in 4:11; no way I'm pulling that time outdoors. Solid week for me,...
06-02-20, 03:41 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

TBF, we found her on the street, abandoned. This...

TBF, we found her on the street, abandoned. This whole bit (starting at 4:00) is pretty much the same exact story (even the walks):

https://youtu.be/4Xp4z5qlyqs?t=240
06-02-20, 09:46 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

Two nights ago they wrecked a neighboring town...

Two nights ago they wrecked a neighboring town riot / looting, and yesterday the twitterverse was organizing groups to go to our (and the neighboring) town and start things, specifically 'wealthy'...
06-02-20, 08:35 AM
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Posted By furiousferret

Rough week for me. Wednesday night I woke up...

Rough week for me.

Wednesday night I woke up hungry, so I got up and grabbed a Clif Bar (TM) but I took it from the wrong box and ate a caffeinated one! Then with various other issues I just...
05-28-20, 05:00 PM
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Views: 30,887
Posted By furiousferret

Sounds vaguely familiar....

Sounds vaguely familiar....
05-28-20, 03:04 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I checked it out but it seemed so dead I really...

I checked it out but it seemed so dead I really didn't bother.



UMD kind of got me into this because he was the one guy that would talk about racing in the SoCal Forum, and I didn't know...
05-28-20, 08:26 AM
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Views: 30,887
Posted By furiousferret

10 years ago when the SoCal forum was an actual...

10 years ago when the SoCal forum was an actual community and did group rides, he had that break up with his girlfriend (also a poster) and they both disappeared. I don't think that shattered the...
05-27-20, 09:41 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I blew off my ride today (still did an easy hour)...

I blew off my ride today (still did an easy hour) because I heard my aunt is sending us a bunch of steaks in the mail, so I went to the store and bought a wood pellet smoker / gas grill. A pretty...
05-27-20, 09:37 PM
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Views: 30,887
Posted By furiousferret

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=031vKBPk5eA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=031vKBPk5eA
05-26-20, 05:58 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Last week was a rest week, but I did so much weed...

Last week was a rest week, but I did so much weed pulling I couldn't even close my hand, and my legs were sore from pulling them up.....so I don't think it was an effective one.

Probably easy...
05-26-20, 05:51 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

There was an Everesting group ride this weekend. ...

There was an Everesting group ride this weekend. About 30 came out and only a handful everested. Wanted to go out there but no way would I try to Everest, lol.
05-21-20, 12:10 PM
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Views: 2,700
Posted By furiousferret

That doesn't mean they're good coaches (or bad,...

That doesn't mean they're good coaches (or bad, tbf). Lebron's coaches are literally yes men who get fired if they try to coach. A talented 18 year old probably can be guided the wrong way and...
05-21-20, 12:03 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

Rest week; sorta. In addition to recovery,...

Rest week; sorta.

In addition to recovery, I've been spending 2 hours a night pulling weeds, which is almost harder than cycling (def less enjoyable). Some of these roots go almost a foot deep,...
05-18-20, 02:08 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

My Stages is 20w high, the Assiomas and Neos are...

My Stages is 20w high, the Assiomas and Neos are pretty close. Both the latter have a good reputation, so I stick to those. Stages are known to be a bit erratic.

The Stages is on my CX bike so...
05-18-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 30,887
Posted By furiousferret

Everyone is putting in big miles around here, no...

Everyone is putting in big miles around here, no real reason not to, weather is good, races may or may not happen.

Anything outside of the top 5 sports going to college is always the better...
05-18-20, 12:01 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I'm surprised it took them this long to do that. ...

I'm surprised it took them this long to do that. I have no idea how they make money, spare advertisement and few subscribers.

I just want them to either have an option or remove people on the...
05-16-20, 05:45 PM
Replies: 15,186
Views: 862,292
Posted By furiousferret

I'll have 14-15 hours this week (all indoors)...

I'll have 14-15 hours this week (all indoors) depending on how my legs feel tomorrow.

That is on top of a ton of walking. I told my wife that the way the societal trends are going (no masking,...
05-14-20, 06:45 PM
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Views: 862,292
Posted By furiousferret

Just did the iconic ATX Driveway Race....on...

Just did the iconic ATX Driveway Race....on Zwift. It was pancake flat and fast. Stayed in the front group, tried to get away but no dice. Ended up in the back of the 1st pack. Oh, and I went...
05-14-20, 05:29 PM
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Views: 862,292
Posted By furiousferret

Outdoors I do 'geo' intervals. We really don't...

Outdoors I do 'geo' intervals. We really don't have any flat routes outside of the bike trail over a 10 minute interval, most of my outdoor intervals from point a to b. I've been doing those same...
05-14-20, 04:33 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

I've said this earlier, but I'm not 'optimal'...

I've said this earlier, but I'm not 'optimal' fully indoors but close. I can do most things, granted 8% worse but power wise its the same on the road. There are little nuances in training you get...
05-12-20, 07:40 PM
Replies: 15,186
Views: 862,292
Posted By furiousferret

Zwift Race (B's). Got in the first selection...

Zwift Race (B's). Got in the first selection group early, and we whittled it down from 15 to 4. One guy got away holding 5 w/kg for the last 10 minutes. We all came in together at the line and I...
05-12-20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,715
Posted By furiousferret

A few times I've Strava stalked Zwifters and what...

A few times I've Strava stalked Zwifters and what they do on the Zwift doesn't compare with their Segment standings. I don't think many are being intentionally dishonest, more than likely the PM they...
05-10-20, 06:41 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

90% of the time when I'm too tired to ride its...

90% of the time when I'm too tired to ride its because of sleep the night prior. Today was one of those days where I was just physically spent from the day before.
05-09-20, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5,052
Views: 287,382
Posted By furiousferret

I haven't been on as much as my browser has been...

I haven't been on as much as my browser has been set to Spanish and its super hard to understand everything (since I'm learning the language). In English I can read as fast as I want, but in Spanish...
05-09-20, 08:01 PM
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Posted By furiousferret

100k on Zwift, after an hour of yardwork and a 5k...

100k on Zwift, after an hour of yardwork and a 5k walk. Good day.
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