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05-19-24, 11:49 AM
Replies: 112
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Posted By OldTryGuy

Midnight Madness rides (12AM to 6AM) most...

Midnight Madness rides (12AM to 6AM) most everybody's asleep soooo it's SOLO for MOI :p
05-15-24, 05:24 PM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

Today's ride began at 2:10AM and was a Birthday...

Today's ride began at 2:10AM and was a Birthday Celebration Ride of a different sort It's was 96 years ago my mom was born so I rode the last 2 digits of the year of her Birth - 1928 plus a bit extra...
05-14-24, 07:48 PM
Replies: 27,206
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Posted By OldTryGuy

Finally a no touch/non stop 44.44 mi ride ...

Finally a no touch/non stop 44.44 mi ride

2:39:39 Moving Time -- 2:39:39 Elapsed Time -- 16.7mi/h Avg Spd -- 30.2 mi/h Max Speed
04-25-24, 08:49 PM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

I just spec'd out the Zizzo Liberte and compared...

I just spec'd out the Zizzo Liberte and compared to my 45+ pound, 42 year old DAHON there is a possibility of buying one. ENJOY your miles on it
04-24-24, 06:59 AM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

Celebrated the FULL MOON yesterday by riding...

Celebrated the FULL MOON yesterday by riding 103.03 miles. First 52 miles on my 1982 DAHON fold-up that I just put a 60 tooth chainring on and then my 2018 Roubaix
04-23-24, 12:21 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,284
Posted By OldTryGuy

I see that you posted, *Location: Fort Worth,...

I see that you posted, *Location: Fort Worth, Texas*, so might I suggest you use an ear bud and listen to The WOLF 95.5 and just let things flow as you ride. I'm in SW FL and enjoy the tunes 'cause...
04-14-24, 06:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,041
Posted By OldTryGuy

My PRESCRIBED Metformin (2015 May) was part of a...

My PRESCRIBED Metformin (2015 May) was part of a Prostate Cancer Treatment Protocol and NOT FOR TYPE 2. I was taking 1,700mg/day without issue but many suffer Side Effects on lower dosage and that's...
04-11-24, 12:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,031
Posted By OldTryGuy

reading between the lines = *Last night headed...

reading between the lines = *Last night headed out for a ride on the local Rail 2 Trail bike path. Passed this youngster fixing a flat on his BRAND NEW $$$$$ EMONDA. Poor kid evidently never fix a...
04-09-24, 02:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,031
Posted By OldTryGuy

When one is approaching 74, has been without *the...

When one is approaching 74, has been without *the boys* for 9 years this month due to Prostate Cancer, obtains very little recovery from any exercise due to no Testosterone and PCa(Prostate Cancer)...
03-20-24, 10:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,728
Posted By OldTryGuy

All METRICS I can obtain while riding, whether...

All METRICS I can obtain while riding, whether positive or negative compared to previous rides, are not only welcomed but desired and needed. Tuesday's rides had winds blowing with efforts varying as...
03-07-24, 03:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,749
Posted By OldTryGuy

180° opposite this reply at times. My bicycling...

180° opposite this reply at times. My bicycling enjoyment comes from varying routes AND riding the same routes over and over and over. Mind over boredom by changing efforts throughout the ride.
02-25-24, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 596,213
Posted By OldTryGuy

Hopped on my recumbent at 3:10am and rode 17.71...

Hopped on my recumbent at 3:10am and rode 17.71 miles under a very bright Waning Gibbous Moon.
02-18-24, 03:01 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 24,471
Posted By OldTryGuy

Had been using a razor comb since High School to...

Had been using a razor comb since High School to keep my hair manageable. My mother demanded I get a BARBER HAIRCUT for my wedding June 1973 and then back to razor comb. In April 2011 my wife used a...
02-17-24, 01:00 PM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

1st ride today I got out at 2:26AM riding for...

1st ride today I got out at 2:26AM riding for 1:06:27 and 14.41 miles on the Rans Velocity Squared recumbent
2nd ride today I got out at 4:23AM riding for 1:06:09 and 16.61 miles on the 2018...
02-16-24, 07:32 PM
Replies: 27,206
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Posted By OldTryGuy

Lots of flat riding here in SW FL. e.g. - 52.25...

Lots of flat riding here in SW FL. e.g. - 52.25 miles today with 98' elevation
01-05-24, 05:04 AM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 596,213
Posted By OldTryGuy

Saddened to read ^^^^^ :,o(. Made it out at...

Saddened to read ^^^^^ :,o(.

Made it out at 9:33pm yesterday for 11.11 miles to keep the 4 day 2024 riding streak going. Couldn't get out early thanks to a PSMA/CT PET Scan to see if/where my...
12-31-23, 06:56 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,753
Posted By OldTryGuy

I believe there is increasing evidence also...

I believe there is increasing evidence also showing advantages using statins when treatment of PCa (Prostate Cancer) involves chemo
...
12-27-23, 08:00 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 9,214
Posted By OldTryGuy

or Déjà vu all over again ???

or Déjà vu all over again ???
12-16-23, 10:01 AM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

Had a clearing of a couple of hours before the...

Had a clearing of a couple of hours before the rain would resume so got out at 5:23am for a very leisurely 12.21 mile ride The drops began to fall during the last .3 miles so timing was spot on.
12-06-23, 12:47 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 13,135
Posted By OldTryGuy

My night riding spell - Midnight to 6AM began...

My night riding spell - Midnight to 6AM began over 10 years ago with the latest ride this past Sunday -- https://www.strava.com/activities/10320196084 -- that began at 1:56AM. Attempting to regain...
11-04-23, 10:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,630
Posted By OldTryGuy

I was not going to let Mr. Foley (catheter) stop...

I was not going to let Mr. Foley (catheter) stop me from riding following Prostate Biopsies or PCa (Prostate Cancer) treatment. I purchased an EasySeat-- https://hobsonseats.com/ and have used it...
11-01-23, 03:56 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,474
Posted By OldTryGuy

Mirrors I've tried have been bar end mount,...

Mirrors I've tried have been bar end mount, clamp-on handlebar mount, hood mount, helmet mount, eyeglass mount and my eventual desired style is the eyeglass mount. My preference was Third Eye until I...
10-24-23, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 596,213
Posted By OldTryGuy

Great temperature but windy 64 miles/

Great temperature but windy 64 miles/
10-11-23, 06:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 902
Posted By OldTryGuy

I use STRAVA and enjoy the display. Here's my...

I use STRAVA and enjoy the display. Here's my 141.25 mile 70th Birthday ride >>

https://www.strava.com/activities/3741404995
10-04-23, 12:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,431
Posted By OldTryGuy

r.e.bold Scheduled AIR REPLACEMENT is a great...

r.e.bold Scheduled AIR REPLACEMENT is a great preventative maintenance procedure. FRESH AIR is lighter, less absorbed moisture, so the bike climbs more betterer and sprints are more fasterer. :lol:
10-01-23, 03:57 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,576
Posted By OldTryGuy

I wonder how many here have had PROSTATE ISSUES...

I wonder how many here have had PROSTATE ISSUES and having said issues continue to ride EVEN when using a FOLEY CATHETER with BAG??? I have done so riding the EASY SEAT and will say that the seat ON...
10-01-23, 12:09 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,384
Posted By OldTryGuy

A bit past 2:00AM EDT as I type this and I just...

A bit past 2:00AM EDT as I type this and I just got back from riding 13.04 miles on my 40+ pound 7 speed Day6 Semi Recumbent. Changing into my kit that allows a more comfortable ride on my Roubaix...
09-28-23, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 685
Posted By OldTryGuy

Great diagnosis and resolution. :thumb::thumb: ...

Great diagnosis and resolution. :thumb::thumb:

I'm 73, slow IS ME
Forum: Road Cycling
09-28-23, 11:59 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,885
Posted By OldTryGuy

..... Corporate imposed name ...... *Unbound...

..... Corporate imposed name ...... *Unbound Gravel* ???"

"...... One day after Cummins left the organization, Unbound Gravel’s parent company Life Time issued a statement confirming it would be...
09-24-23, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 596,213
Posted By OldTryGuy

Nice profile :thumb: of ride My 60.06 miler...

Nice profile :thumb: of ride

My 60.06 miler yesterday was FLAT AS USUAL

https://www.strava.com/activities/9906390390

After SpaceX launch last night @ 11:38pm I went out for a Casually...
09-14-23, 07:04 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,654
Posted By OldTryGuy

Palindrome miles -- Tuesday's ride was 16.61...

Palindrome miles --
Tuesday's ride was 16.61 miles
Wife's birthday was 9/5 and I rode 73 miles for her age then 2.57 miles extra for total of 75.57 miles
When I turned 70yo in 2020 my ride was 140...
09-05-23, 12:39 PM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

Wife's 73rd Birthday today so while she slept I...

Wife's 73rd Birthday today so while she slept I started riding at 1:34AM and completed 75.57 miles. 73 miles for her age and the extra 2.57 miles for GOOD MEASURE and to make the total a palindrome.
09-05-23, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 596,213
Posted By OldTryGuy

75.57 miles 73 miles for wife's 73rd birthday...

75.57 miles
73 miles for wife's 73rd birthday today and the extra 2.57 miles for GOOD MEASURE and to make the total a palindrome
08-24-23, 09:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,764
Posted By OldTryGuy

r.e. bold 27 miles and not sure about 62 miles is...

r.e. bold 27 miles and not sure about 62 miles is not what I would be feeling good about.

I would forgo a 40 miler and instead set up and try for 45 miles because to complete your planned ride...
08-14-23, 07:18 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,855
Posted By OldTryGuy

AWESOME !!! :thumb: :thumb:

AWESOME !!! :thumb: :thumb:
08-08-23, 02:49 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,068
Posted By OldTryGuy

location Charlotte County, SW - FL 4/27/2020...

location Charlotte County, SW - FL

4/27/2020 first encounter with Wild Hog @ 1:25AM - side swipes me, I go down, 2 cracked ribs, punctured lung, cracked scapula + additional impact issues = trip...
08-07-23, 09:50 PM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

10 minutes left in Today and got out for double...

10 minutes left in Today and got out for double my Sunday Ride. 26.62 miles and just a bit faster than Sunday's 13.31 miles.

Getting bike ready to head out after MIDNIGHT to ride our Daughter's...
08-05-23, 06:01 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,501
Posted By OldTryGuy

Fasting is no longer controversial and actually...

Fasting is no longer controversial and actually many are doing it not only to improve health but also Athletic Performance.
08-02-23, 08:02 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,948
Posted By OldTryGuy

As I type the temp. is 83°F and hoping to get...

As I type the temp. is 83°F and hoping to get out after the SpaceX launch with a window of 12:15AM to 2:15AM. Sun is a killer and that's why I do night rides.
08-02-23, 07:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,124
Posted By OldTryGuy

r.e. bold/B] It is well known that irritation of...

r.e. bold/B] It is well known that irritation of the prostate can cause an increase in PSA, be it from riding a bike, riding a horse, strenuous lifting, SEX + other things. Prostate Problems are not...
07-31-23, 09:16 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 12,706
Posted By OldTryGuy

Guess you could say that the *stock assembly...

Guess you could say that the *stock assembly quality control* just rubs you the wrong way and doesn't tickle your fancy.
07-31-23, 07:42 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 6,476
Posted By OldTryGuy

r.e. bold Put her on the FRONT SEAT and she is in...

r.e. bold Put her on the FRONT SEAT and she is in control of where you go.




r.e. bold -- I'm 73 :50: and married 50 years and since engagement she wanted us to wear matching shirts when out....
07-29-23, 05:52 AM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

Incredible :thumb: :thumb:

Incredible :thumb: :thumb:
07-28-23, 11:32 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 12,706
Posted By OldTryGuy

https://www.epgrandetequila.com/ Blanco...

https://www.epgrandetequila.com/

Blanco :thumb::thumb::thumb: = smooth
07-28-23, 03:52 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 12,706
Posted By OldTryGuy

Some Clase Azul Plata Tequila if you please....

Some Clase Azul Plata Tequila if you please. :cheers:
07-27-23, 11:55 AM
Replies: 27,206
Views: 3,191,066
Posted By OldTryGuy

Chill day today 'cause I rode twice yesterday for...

Chill day today 'cause I rode twice yesterday for Pete's 100 mile Memorial Ride, 11 years since he was hit by a semi and killed.

1st time out --- 12:28 AM on Wednesday, July 26, 2023 -- Distance...
07-27-23, 11:31 AM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 596,213
Posted By OldTryGuy

Rode twice yesterday for Pete's 100 mile Memorial...

Rode twice yesterday for Pete's 100 mile Memorial Ride, 11 years since he was hit by a semi and killed.

1st time out --- 12:28 AM on Wednesday, July 26, 2023 -- Distance 55.55 mi Moving Time...
07-26-23, 03:43 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,121
Posted By OldTryGuy

Enjoy ZZ Top but not for biking. r.e. bold -...

Enjoy ZZ Top but not for biking.

r.e. bold - live in SW FL. Just completed 55.55 miles of the 100 miles I ride for friend hit and killed by semi 11 years ago.

added 45.54 miles on 2nd ride so...
07-25-23, 09:48 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,121
Posted By OldTryGuy

Just tried listening before I head out the door...

Just tried listening before I head out the door and afraid they're not biking tunes for this 73yo geezer :D
07-25-23, 07:13 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,121
Posted By OldTryGuy

Great reading you dropped the weight....

Great reading you dropped the weight. :thumb::thumb: Standing and flexing legs is good for over bumps BUT it's also great to exercise muscles not used when seated.

My 2018 Roubaix is propped in...
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