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03-22-21, 07:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By gene99

a "hood used" bike? a defy 3 for $250? super six...

a "hood used" bike? a defy 3 for $250? super six 105 for $650?

sounds like you are dealing with stolen bikes, Devon, and you know it.
01-03-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,043
Posted By gene99

i've tried everything from rollers to...

i've tried everything from rollers to Computrainer to Sufferfest, Carmichael Training System, to Rouvy, etc.

for my money Zwift has been the best by far b/c of other riders. time goes quickest for...
12-28-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 934
Posted By gene99

i'll have you know, sir, that my trainer...

i'll have you know, sir, that my trainer graduated from Wahoo University. *** laude.
12-28-20, 07:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,816
Posted By gene99

you mean i gotta put air in these tires? ...

you mean i gotta put air in these tires?

https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTneFKkH0y2yLrxV9tpqdGAJ-NfDyXvDV0rkJ96XTbbUyltelyQa3sEnvoiZQ&usqp=CAc
12-28-20, 07:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 934
Posted By gene99

once you Zwift you won't shift. :)

once you Zwift you won't shift. :)
12-28-20, 07:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 560
Posted By gene99

not even she cares how long your crank is

not even she cares how long your crank is
12-28-20, 07:01 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,017
Posted By gene99

under-biked: methinks you are over-bored.

under-biked: methinks you are over-bored.
12-28-20, 06:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,667
Posted By gene99

[QUOTE][Lighter fluuid or straight naptha, is...

[QUOTE][Lighter fluuid or straight naptha, is what the undercoaters use, and it works./QUOTE]

yeah, b/c after you light the match you'll forget all about the rug.
12-24-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,846
Posted By gene99

yes, it's illegal, if you also put cocaine in the...

yes, it's illegal, if you also put cocaine in the package.
Forum: Introductions
12-24-20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By gene99

How'd you end up in Thailand, Karunix?

How'd you end up in Thailand, Karunix?
12-22-20, 07:27 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,282
Posted By gene99

and then there was this critter ...

and then there was this critter

https://photos.app.goo.gl/Rquq5b9HKZCyonjp8
12-22-20, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2,458
Views: 164,104
Posted By gene99

8 miles in Tempus Fugit. :)

8 miles in Tempus Fugit. :)
12-22-20, 07:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,522
Posted By gene99

boy that's really helpful

boy that's really helpful
12-22-20, 07:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,928
Posted By gene99

you must go in circles a lot

you must go in circles a lot
Forum: Introductions
12-22-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 699
Posted By gene99

sure! everybody on Lawn Guyland knows Joey.

sure!

everybody on Lawn Guyland knows Joey.
Forum: Touring
12-21-20, 08:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,455
Posted By gene99

how do you feel about seats, Bud? i once...

how do you feel about seats, Bud?

i once road w/a guy who didn't have a seat on his bike. kicked my butt (but what's new). :)
Forum: Touring
12-21-20, 07:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By gene99

almost in my back yard (+/- a few hundred miles)....

almost in my back yard (+/- a few hundred miles). :)
Forum: Touring
12-21-20, 07:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By gene99

thx. i'm in NY but went to Maine last...

thx.

i'm in NY but went to Maine last summer. would consider again.
Forum: Touring
12-21-20, 07:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By gene99

thx. did RAGBRAI a few years ago. great.

thx.

did RAGBRAI a few years ago. great.
Forum: Introductions
12-21-20, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 699
Posted By gene99

Yo From Lawn Guyland

I like bikes. I like to buy'em, build'em and ride'em.

I been doin' that for about 60 years. Still got my '69 Peugot PX10. Now my road bike is a Felt FR1. I got a couple or three fat bikes. A...
Forum: Touring
12-07-20, 06:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By gene99

keep'em comin' indy. i'm gonna check all of...

keep'em comin' indy.

i'm gonna check all of them out.

two of my sons and i "credit card toured" for three days in Maine last September: Brunswick-Augusta-Rockland - Brunswick. was great.
...
Forum: Touring
12-07-20, 03:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By gene99

Many many thanks, indy, for all of the...

Many many thanks, indy, for all of the suggestions. I'm going check them out.

Like I replied to indyfabz, just checking this stuff out gets my pulse rate going. :)
Forum: Touring
12-07-20, 03:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By gene99

Thanks for reminding me about Freewheeling...

Thanks for reminding me about Freewheeling Adventures. I'm going to peruse their trips, as well as check out the Erie Towpath tour.

One of my sons and I did the GAP trail ride about 3 years ago....
Forum: Touring
12-06-20, 07:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,712
Posted By gene99

When Where? How?!!

Been feeling particularly stir crazy this week. Somehow I was able to do a 3 day self-planned on road ride in Maine at the end of the summer. But now, I have nothing planned b/c of COVID.

Just...
12-03-20, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2,458
Views: 164,104
Posted By gene99

14 miles in Wattopia. :)

14 miles in Wattopia. :)
12-03-20, 07:53 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,970
Posted By gene99

Felt FR. SRAM etap Lightweight Milsteins ...

Felt FR.
SRAM etap
Lightweight Milsteins
Cane ee brakes
Black Inc integrated bars
Fizik carbon saddle
Speedplay zero tianium pedals

About 13.5 lbs. :)
11-13-20, 03:07 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

Cargo, did you not say, "I don't need to pretend...

Cargo, did you not say, "I don't need to pretend I like to suffer or some other idiotic machismo."

How should that be interpreted, as a compliment?
11-13-20, 11:05 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

wow. you might want to look up "literal" and...

wow. you might want to look up "literal" and "humorless".
11-13-20, 11:04 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

OK Cargo, I get it. You don't suffer on the bike....

OK Cargo, I get it. You don't suffer on the bike. You don't want to suffer. You don't want to recognize that it is a central tenet of the mythology of cycling. Instead you want to insult those who...
11-13-20, 09:48 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

and how comfortable is that dialed in saddle on...

and how comfortable is that dialed in saddle on the 25th section of Pave in the Hell of the North? :)
11-13-20, 09:44 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

I know that, because it is writ large in the...

I know that, because it is writ large in the history of bike racing. Here is one example: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/green-living-blog/2010/jul/16/tour-de-france-riders-fitness

I have...
11-13-20, 09:36 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

Cargo, My original comment was meant in a light...

Cargo, My original comment was meant in a light hearted way. And, whether you choose to recognize it or not, "suffering" that ennobles great racers (and lesser ones too) has been an element of...
11-12-20, 10:28 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

that "nonsense" is only the soul of the...

that "nonsense" is only the soul of the sport
11-12-20, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 834,385
Posted By gene99

that's what i call obsession. inspiring!

that's what i call obsession.

inspiring!
11-12-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2,275
Views: 834,385
Posted By gene99

best use of two different color water bottle...

best use of two different color water bottle cages i ever saw!

enjoy. :)
11-12-20, 06:47 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 10,887
Posted By gene99

rejoice IGH. you don't know it, but you have...

rejoice IGH. you don't know it, but you have already learned one of the greatest aspects of cycling: how to suffer.

the rest will come easily.
05-17-16, 12:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,575
Posted By gene99

Wilmington Whiteface MTB Race

Hi -

I'm thinking about jumping in to this race.

I'm primarily a roadie. But I've done a fair amount of gravel riding, some CX and MTB riding, but not very technical.

Curious if anyone...
07-23-15, 12:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By gene99

Thanks all. In answers to...

Thanks all.

In answers to questions/comments:

- Don't know the spec on the frame, but Parlee guys very helpful - I'm sure they'll know which forks I can/can't use.

- Issue w/my brakes:...
07-23-15, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By gene99

Thanks FB. I know it will be expensive, but I...

Thanks FB. I know it will be expensive, but I have an expensive bike (Parlee Z5), which I like.
07-23-15, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By gene99

Front Disc Conversion

Thinking about converting my road bike front brake from caliper to disc by swapping out the fork and using a mechanical disc. I would leave the back a caliper brake. Obviously, I'd also need a front...
Forum: Northeast
03-27-15, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 597
Posted By gene99

Harriman Loop

Hi -

Wondering if anyone knows if the Harriman Loop is rideable.

New York, NY: Harriman State Park Loop | Bicycling in New York (http://www.trimbleoutdoors.com/ViewTrip/142313)

Got someone...
Forum: Northeast
03-23-12, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By gene99

Maybe it was the hurricane at the end of last...

Maybe it was the hurricane at the end of last summer, but I heard the park, and some roads, took a beating. Thanks.
Forum: Northeast
03-23-12, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By gene99

Harriman Loop

Does anyone know whether the racing loop is ridable? (I know the area roads got pretty ripped up by winter storms.)


Many thanks.
09-23-10, 08:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 339
Posted By gene99

NYC Area Riders

Looking for cx'rs to share rides to races in nyc area. i am from li. cat4/masters 2nd year cx.
08-18-10, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 580
Posted By gene99

Tubeless/Sealant?

Thinking about racing tubeless w/tubeless tires and rims.

Question: Is it beneficial to use a sealant? If so, any suggestions which one?

Thanks.
03-25-10, 09:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,421
Posted By gene99

Just bought a CX9 to build up. Seller said frame...

Just bought a CX9 to build up. Seller said frame and fork (Ultra X) weigh 3.35 lbs.
02-10-10, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By gene99

All Around Tubular

Is there a moderately priced all-around tubular tire that will function decently in mud to dry conditions? Thx.
02-09-10, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 452
Posted By gene99

Wheel Phobia

Relative noob would like opinions on using Ksyrium SSC (front) and Elite (rear) on cross bike to be built. These are currently on my #2 road bike, from which I am going to try to canibalize as much...
11-12-09, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 474
Posted By gene99

Yeah. Recently read an article in Road Bike...

Yeah. Recently read an article in Road Bike Action about a Mongolian road racer, nickname Ogi.

They look tough.

I did a mountain bike race in Nepal in 2007. Nepali riders are naturals: small...
11-08-09, 07:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 314
Posted By gene99

Mercer Cup Cross

Anyone from LI doing the Mercer Cup cx next weekend? I'm offering/looking for a ride. I can go either day. I want to do the 55+ race. It goes off @ 10:30.
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