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TheDudeIsHere 11-09-19 04:05 PM

34 miles with 4,200 ft gain in the first 17 miles. beautiful day!

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...9c9c763c14.jpg

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...8ccbfb6fc0.jpg

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taco2ewsday 11-10-19 10:15 PM

24.78mi Distance (?)
1:49:10 Moving Time
636ft Elevation
189W Estimated Avg Power

PdalPowr 11-11-19 01:34 PM

I pedalled furiously for 150 meters and my first McDonalds coffee.😁
Pit stopped for two hours then rode 125 meters then 300 meters to do various errands.🤔 Then I rushed home about two hundred meters away.🤗 This afternoon will be almost as arduous as the morning. I will just break the first kilometer wall.😀
Now excuse me,my second McDonalds coffee awaits.😉

one4smoke 11-11-19 07:12 PM

82 miles yesterday with fairly nice temps, but very windy. No complaints though. :thumb:

NoWhammies 11-12-19 10:37 AM

106k just before the rain hit.

Slightspeed 11-20-19 11:51 AM

47 miles, from Camarillo, down PCH to Malibu - Trancas turnaround, to beat incoming rain storm. Chilly, mid 50s and nice tailwind starting out, bigtime headwind heading home. Still, always a great ride, just missed 17 mph, 16.9 avg. Longest ride on my new Brooks Cambium C17. I think I prefer B17 leather, but still adjusting.
https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...ab7138cdd6.jpg

Clouds at Magu Rock.
https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...62d8b98c96.jpg

2007 Roubaix, new Brooks C17.

one4smoke 11-20-19 09:56 PM

Delayed reaction, but 31.10 miles last Sunday.

one4smoke 11-24-19 08:04 PM

63.4 on a very brisk day.

one4smoke 12-01-19 09:00 PM

30 miles and winds about 30mph!

taco2ewsday 12-01-19 09:10 PM

with a headwind on the way out
  • 18.00mi
    Distance (?)
  • 1:21:31
    Moving Time
  • 359ft
    Elevation
  • 180W
    Estimated Avg Power

N00b_Cyclist 12-01-19 11:02 PM

Zwift Ride - Astoria Line NYC

13.93mi
1155ft climbing
1:06:40 time
131w avg power
12.5mph avg

one4smoke 12-04-19 10:06 PM

43 miles today with a good deal of climbing.

bpcyclist 12-04-19 10:28 PM

2 miles of nuthin'. Just resting, basically, as recommended by you wise people. Gonna get back to it tomorrow bright and early. My quad pain is gone. I feel good. Planning on just doing about maybe 20 miles tomorrow, pre-traffic. Been playing around with this app called Ulysses. It's pretty cool for speed and some other things. Anyhow, gonna see how it does on a longer ride. Hopefully, increasing my protein intake and rest will have helped my quad pain situation going forward. I will find out soon enough.

one4smoke 12-06-19 12:15 PM

45 miles with even more climbing!

one4smoke 01-02-20 04:48 PM

30 miles to start the new year!

bbbean 01-02-20 04:53 PM

fer 'nuf. You?

bampilot06 01-02-20 07:08 PM

20 this morning

Slightspeed 01-02-20 07:30 PM

36 miles, Ventura to Ojai via Lake Casitas, which even has a little water.
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...cdbf9e46d3.jpg

bpcyclist 01-02-20 11:33 PM

Oh, man, just 22 or so, but I am stopping in the middleish where there are some steep hills and doing a bunch of hill repeats to try to get stronger. Pretty good workout for me.

TheDudeIsHere 01-04-20 05:07 PM

43.5 windy miles today. Solo ride, the way I like it! :D

You can see I am not one of those,"do my gloves match my tires and shoelaces?" type of guys. I just get on my bike and ride.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...29b7e64556.jpg




But my jersey seemed to fit the bill today once I realized I was going to have a headwind both directions. :P

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...6914d179f2.jpg

TheDudeIsHere 01-05-20 02:25 PM

Nice 20 miler. Every cyclist I passed called me a fat bastard. :cry:

I'm only 260. :lol: :D :roflmao2:

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TheDudeIsHere 02-01-20 05:23 PM

Hmm, I guess the GD people don't ride? :D

Today was a good ride. I woke up with a sore throat on Thursday. Hurt like a mother to swallow but Friday a bit better in the morning. Today, Saturday, a bit sore again and chest congestion. But I wanted to ride not having a chance to ride last weekend with the home improvement projects going on. I can't seem to get over paying somebody $450 to scrub the tile floors so I did it myself on my hands and knees. Not only scrubbing the tile but cleaning the grout and sealing it. Something that would have costed even more, shkrew that! So I was hoping that all that work would be like a bike ride last weekend. Actually in more pain that riding my bike ha ha!

So I had to ride today, sick or not. Felt pretty good other than some chest congestion. I did have the 17.5 up until the last mile. Freaking cramp got me, boo hoo but I lived! :D

Rode my old 1998 Cannondale. Still loving this bike!

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...34e19e0f61.jpg

I wore my bones jersey so others around me could see my heart working and congested lungs, maybe get some sympathy but nobody cared ha ha!

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...2c9e932622.jpg

I had planned to do a climbing ride but with the sore throat, I thought a flat ride would be better for today.

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...dbce9c8961.jpg

TheDudeIsHere 02-02-20 05:52 PM

Another 32 miles today with a buddy. Darn wind, only a 16.5 average speed.

Team Fat Bastard ha ha!

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...8a96c1f511.jpg


Couple of young guys roll up to the park as I am filling my bottles. One sees the name on my bike and asks, " are you 'THE' Dude?!"

Yeah Son, that is me, The Dude, the one and only! :roflmao2:

Pretty cool couple of young guys! :thumb: And new Strava follower.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...02bc21f66e.jpg

Nick 93 02-02-20 06:26 PM

First "real" ride on my first bike today where I did about 7 miles. Took me 30 minutes and felt good but theres no doubt I need to work up some conditioning. Also think the bike needs some maintenance. Feels like the bottom bracket bearing is creaking but I'll have to take a look at it when I get the chance.

taco2ewsday 02-03-20 08:11 AM

First outdoor ride of the year

Dist 31.96 m
Avg 12.6 mph
Elev 1085 ft
Time 2:32:23

bampilot06 02-03-20 08:33 AM

20 miles
avg 18 mph
1h6m
210 mighty feet of elevation

one4smoke 02-05-20 09:23 PM

Close to 50 miles last Sunday (Gave away 6 miles 'cause I forgot to start Strava :bang:)

one4smoke 03-01-20 10:09 PM

42 miles on a super windy day.

taco2ewsday 03-01-20 10:38 PM

23.6 mi on a windy Sunday

one4smoke 03-08-20 08:30 PM

51 total miles today. 42 early on, then 11 right before dark.


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