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10-07-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,969
Posted By gsteinb

Buttoned up my season yesterday at a chilly hill...

Buttoned up my season yesterday at a chilly hill climb in Vermont. 34 when I got to the start. Mercifully it warmed up a bit above 40, and since it was a sub 30 minute effort I rode in a jersey and...
10-04-19, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Moved in before the first snow. So it begins....

Moved in before the first snow. So it begins. Looks like my mountain riding season is just about over though.

...
09-27-19, 07:04 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

I just got back from Disney, and the resort I...

I just got back from Disney, and the resort I stayed in had technogym bikes. They also have subscription services. I don't have a subscription, and paradoxically Disney didn't have a guest one, so I...
09-24-19, 11:36 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,180
Posted By gsteinb

The question that isn't asked or answered is...

The question that isn't asked or answered is 'getting better at what.' As pointed out there are loads of studies and conflicting evidence. Everyone knows someone with some anecdotal evidence, but...
09-19-19, 01:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

Yeah. Itís not really Ďmyí apartment, but for my...

Yeah. Itís not really Ďmyí apartment, but for my wife and son. So while Iíll be there it wonít be regularly and the only place to set something up is dead center. So Iíll probably do planet fitness...
09-18-19, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By gsteinb

They have this already. Itís called a DS!

They have this already. Itís called a DS!
09-18-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

Sure. Probably workable. But doubt itís worth it.

Sure. Probably workable. But doubt itís worth it.
09-18-19, 05:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

Having stayed here a couple of nights it's...

Having stayed here a couple of nights it's hysterical the insanity of my prior idea. The concept of setting up a trainer in a 900 square foot apartment that's 70+ degrees would simply not work. I'd...
09-13-19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

It’s really rare and / or hard to diagnose. It...

It’s really rare and / or hard to diagnose. It just happened s the one doc my wife knows is one of the few who can do so.

She takes the gabopantein for unrelated neuropathy.

evidently if none...
09-13-19, 11:30 AM
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Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Thanks! My wife actually has to take...

Thanks!

My wife actually has to take Gabapentin too. huh. I never even heard of it.
09-13-19, 09:12 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Mainly going to eat. So we'll do food and wine...

Mainly going to eat. So we'll do food and wine fest, do some shopping in the afternoon, and then nice dinners.
09-13-19, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

sort of. but anything that beeps is a non...

sort of. but anything that beeps is a non starter. so we can't actually take buses (the beep beep when they lower for the scooters), or even do rides. She can get a special thing on her magic band so...
09-13-19, 08:30 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

gee whiz. good luck with the injuries folks....

gee whiz. good luck with the injuries folks. wishing you all well.

moved this week to the north country. head to disney next week for a few days of decompression with my wife before a big life...
09-08-19, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9,298
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Posted By gsteinb

https://scontent-ort2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/7034...

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09-05-19, 03:07 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Maybe you know more. But is it possible he's just...

Maybe you know more. But is it possible he's just in there coaching and advising? It's not like he won the thing. He finished at the back of anyone who didn't get dropped.
09-04-19, 06:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

Thanks. In a lot of ways the core makes more...

Thanks. In a lot of ways the core makes more sense (especially since I'll only be there occasionally). But that handle, and more compactness is enticing. I wish they picked a bigger apartment (which...
09-04-19, 03:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

do they have resistance? They always seemed...

do they have resistance? They always seemed really expensive for what they appeared to be. Perhaps I'm wrong
09-04-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

Shakes head. I don't care about erg mode...

Shakes head.

I don't care about erg mode (note my desires for a trainer above). Might I use it? Sure. But I'm not buying a 1200 dollar trainer for any of that. I'm buying it because it's small,...
09-04-19, 11:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

Not sure why you think that. My computrainer had...

Not sure why you think that. My computrainer had erg mode. I simply don't need the virtual, races, or social interaction. My singular desire for such a trainer is size and feel. I get that others...
09-04-19, 09:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

Neat. Iím not opposed to plugging something in....

Neat. Iím not opposed to plugging something in. Iím not a Luddite. Itís just that I couldnít give a crud about swift or such things. Iíll stare at my srm for data and thatís what Iíll download.
09-03-19, 02:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

wheel on trainers are a non starter. I despise...

wheel on trainers are a non starter. I despise the feel and have trouble riding them for longer than 30 minutes. It's an 800 square foot apartment. I'll have to move it 6 feet from the closet to the...
09-01-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

:) I'm good with fans. The desk I use is...

:) I'm good with fans.

The desk I use is directly perpendicular to my bike so I can easily surf while I'm riding. But my laptop caddy is like 15 years old and getting a little long in the tooth.
09-01-19, 02:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

awesome. thanks. do you think it is...

awesome. thanks.

do you think it is possible to set it up a bit on the side, or on the side so as not to impede a forward place standing fan?
08-31-19, 05:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

all that aside, what's this desk? ...

all that aside, what's this desk?


https://i.ytimg.com/vi/V0fBQnqbi3Q/maxresdefault.jpg
08-30-19, 03:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,689
Posted By gsteinb

KICKR vs Neo 2

Any one have thoughts or experience of one of these over the other? I'm not excited about the smart stuff, in fact probably won't use it. We got an apartment in the city and the main concerns are...
08-29-19, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 997
Posted By gsteinb

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/480x360/b6a918b6_619f_4fc7_aeb3_cea0bd0d40ee_fe9237d1f7e3f4e4875d4dc5a101785166dd91cc.jpeg
08-28-19, 10:38 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,914
Posted By gsteinb

On a long enough time line everyone who...

On a long enough time line everyone who participates in most any sport quits. Some fit it in again as an extreme hobby/ obsession. With very few exceptions everyone comes up against their limits....
08-22-19, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Sorry to hear this. One of my doggies is 14 so...

Sorry to hear this. One of my doggies is 14 so this sort of this just guts me.
08-13-19, 06:26 PM
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Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

I do. And what I posted about were rollers.

I do. And what I posted about were rollers.
08-13-19, 08:47 AM
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Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Not sure I understand the question. Indoor...

Not sure I understand the question. Indoor training. Did I misrepresent something?
08-13-19, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Don't know. I have hit ice 1000 watts on mine....

Don't know. I have hit ice 1000 watts on mine. But thereíre mechanical resistance. I couldnít do full flat out 10 second sprints at outdoor wattages, but I r yet to find anything else theyíre not...
08-13-19, 06:13 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

as the BF member who puts in more indoor time...

as the BF member who puts in more indoor time than any combination of people here

if I wanted a smart trainer I'd by the inside ride emotions with bluetooth in a heart beat
08-11-19, 03:24 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

We had been toying with moving to Burlington and...

We had been toying with moving to Burlington and living on the lake, as well as moving along the atlantic coast, but it's all stupid expensive. We sort of settled in on moving into the house we...
08-10-19, 06:30 PM
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Posted By gsteinb

I had hair back then, but this thing ...

I had hair back then, but this thing

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08-10-19, 04:24 PM
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Posted By gsteinb

I had one on a fuji track bike that went back...

I had one on a fuji track bike that went back because the mast was loose on the post. I also had a couple on giants which I found to be a total pain. You're in good company. They're not for me at all.
08-07-19, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

got asking without any contingencies and a deal...

got asking without any contingencies and a deal that would go through. Since we didn't use a realtor didn't feel the need to wring every dollar out of the deal. Major plus to showing it once and...
08-07-19, 08:31 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Wife stuck a sign in the yard on Sunday abs we...

Wife stuck a sign in the yard on Sunday abs we accepted an offer 24 hours later. Mission move to to the mountains is a go.
07-26-19, 05:31 PM
Replies: 13,955
Views: 741,464
Posted By gsteinb

Saw the altitude camp thread...I needed an...

Saw the altitude camp thread...I needed an attitude camp today.

three 5 minute intervals @ 355. Five minutes rest between.

Needed a good day to get my mind right for the next few weeks.
07-26-19, 02:29 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

I should do some intervals, huh? Neat. Good...

I should do some intervals, huh? Neat. Good advice.
07-24-19, 03:43 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

For you. Others have a different take....

For you.

Others have a different take. Plenty of amateurs had their potential cut down because others doped. I've lost races and series to dopers, formers dopers, probable dopers. I still like to...
07-23-19, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

Yeah, thanks. I'm getting pretty excited. ...

Yeah, thanks. I'm getting pretty excited.

Minimizing is challenging, but a little exhilarating. I'm gobsmacked at some of the silly stuff I've stuffed into the attic over my life.
07-23-19, 11:07 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

Doge you're bizarrely hung up on the OP....

Doge you're bizarrely hung up on the OP. Conversations evolve. The OP was from October.

That said in cycling amateurs regularly race against folks from other categories, including pros. And while...
07-22-19, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 201,228
Posted By gsteinb

After toying around with various real estate...

After toying around with various real estate options we decided to pull up stakes and move full time to our house at the base of Whiteface. Wife is going to get an apartment with our kid that she'll...
07-22-19, 08:25 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

I dont acually think that’s true on the scale you...

I dont acually think that’s true on the scale you present. I’ve been to plenty of nationals and have barely seen testing. Is there some? Yeah. Is it enough to draw statistical conclusions around...
07-22-19, 03:46 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

The statistics and testing protocols are eluding...

The statistics and testing protocols are eluding you.

If they mainly test masters they're not going to catch 20 somethings.

You know how many 50 year olds test positive on the world tour? Not...
07-21-19, 05:38 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

I realize you want to use BF as a forum to just...

I realize you want to use BF as a forum to just argue about stuff, but 1/2 of what you write makes ponderously little sense. If you're actually saying you know of people doping I don't even know what...
07-21-19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

That's not even something that makes sense, but...

That's not even something that makes sense, but pretending I know what you're saying...why would you know of any doping 20-30 year olds? The idea would be for people not to know.
07-21-19, 05:09 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

https://www.usada.org/us-cycling-athlete-marte-acc...

https://www.usada.org/us-cycling-athlete-marte-accepts-sanction-for-anti-doping-rule-violation/

https://www.cxmagazine.com/usada-sanctions-cyclist-lisban-quintero-doping-violation
...
07-21-19, 04:45 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

Doge's bias is showing. Of the guys caught in the...

Doge's bias is showing. Of the guys caught in the NYC area many have been aspiring national caliber racers.
07-21-19, 12:24 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 12,002
Posted By gsteinb

Yeah, I did. There's an amount out of pocket you...

Yeah, I did. There's an amount out of pocket you have to pay for and then they cover a percent above it. It seems to change year to year though. One crash surgery I got a good chunk of change, and...
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