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05-22-24, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 500
Posted By Hermes

Previously, San Millan was a guest on Podcasts...

Previously, San Millan was a guest on Podcasts and guys like GCN lead the discussion and even said ridiculous things like he rode rode a lot of z2 and then sucked at an event. Duh. I thought San...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-24, 02:14 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,248
Posted By Trakhak

Pedantry alert: "callus," not "callous" (i.e.,...

Pedantry alert: "callus," not "callous" (i.e., uncaring disregard for others).
05-20-24, 04:25 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,977
Posted By Jughed

Yesterday I rode my first timed Fondo - 60 miles...

Yesterday I rode my first timed Fondo - 60 miles with 5k of climbing. My plan was to go full gas gate to gate. All 5k came from short/steep climbs. Up and down all day.

Carb loaded before the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-24, 06:01 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,901
Posted By Atlas Shrugged

The placebo effect must be considered in the...

The placebo effect must be considered in the context of a titanium bicycle's smooth ride as it refers to the psychological benefit a rider might experience simply because they believe that riding a...
05-18-24, 06:35 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,423
Posted By Trakhak

The membership of the self-declared loner's club...

The membership of the self-declared loner's club is, coincidentally, almost identical to that of the self-congratulatory loner's club. (I belong to both.)

Not all loners are angry. But if you have...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-24, 02:45 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,901
Posted By terrymorse

1. Racing sailboats donít use massive motors. ...

1. Racing sailboats donít use massive motors.
2. Racing catamarans donít have ďinsane weightĒ.
3. Carbon fiber is used extensively on racing boats. The limiting factor for CF usually is cost,...
05-16-24, 11:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,718
Posted By PromptCritical

Well, that was a joke, and I can assure you that...

Well, that was a joke, and I can assure you that I don't blindly follow anything, and my Doctor is an absolutely fantastic doc, including being willing to admit the limits of her expertise.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-24, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

That thing is awesome IMO. I had an LSC briefly...

That thing is awesome IMO. I had an LSC briefly in the early aughts. Not very fast cuz I swear that car weighed about 3 tons.

BUT it was the last car I had that twisted when I depressed the gas...
05-15-24, 02:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,369
Posted By RChung

We think so, but we're mostly doing age-specific...

We think so, but we're mostly doing age-specific sex-specific cause-specific mortality, and you can't get that by zip code (or even many counties: some counties in the US are really small). That...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-14-24, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By big john

http://i1.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/newsfeed/000/1...

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05-14-24, 07:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,487
Posted By Trakhak

If Wildwood is still in this thread, it's not too...

If Wildwood is still in this thread, it's not too late to change "and it's five, six, seven, [calibrate your power meter]" to " . . . seven, gotta Gar-min to cal-i-brate."

"Fixin' To Die Rag" is...
05-14-24, 09:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,487
Posted By Trakhak

How said is it that I know all the original...

How said is it that I know all the original lyrics to that song?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-24, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By datlas

I rode 53/42 and 13-21 6 speed for decades. ...

I rode 53/42 and 13-21 6 speed for decades. Would NOT go back to that. No thanks.
05-12-24, 11:08 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,908
Posted By indyfabz

This story is proof that tubeless IS stupid. If...

This story is proof that tubeless IS stupid. If you had been riding Gatorskins with tubes, slime and Mr. Tuffy liners you would have outsprinted the field and won the race. Learn from your...
05-11-24, 12:48 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,764
Posted By MinnMan

All calories are the same in terms of weight...

All calories are the same in terms of weight gain.
Stop getting your information from Youtube.
05-11-24, 12:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,764
Posted By Polaris OBark

A calorie, or a joule, is a unit of energy. As...

A calorie, or a joule, is a unit of energy. As such, it is a thermodynamic state function. It doesn't matter what its history might be.
05-09-24, 03:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By RChung

Zones are used to clarify communication,...

Zones are used to clarify communication, especially between a coach and an athlete. The coach may have a specific workout goal in mind and to make sure the athlete follows the plan, more specificity...
05-09-24, 08:58 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,764
Posted By MinnMan

Weight loss is really about food intake...

Weight loss is really about food intake discipline. No cheat days. Exercise can help, but it will not be the determining factor.
Day to day weight changes are not reliable. Take the long view,...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-09-24, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By seedsbelize2

I’ the Local Legend, on Strava, for my two...

I’ the Local Legend, on Strava, for my two efforts on said segment. :bday:
Forum: Road Cycling
05-08-24, 09:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,493
Posted By TMonk

As others have alluded to, the rim and tire width...

As others have alluded to, the rim and tire width pairing is more important than the absolute width of the tire. First, consider the wheels that you may own, since that would dictate things. If you...
05-06-24, 11:56 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 5,873
Posted By tomato coupe

That's probably the most obscure, nerdiest pet...

That's probably the most obscure, nerdiest pet peeve I've ever heard.

With my apologies to non-nerds ... That's not a universally accepted definition of heat. Heat is also commonly defined as a...
04-30-24, 11:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,718
Posted By RChung

Nancy Howell, an anthropologist who wrote the...

Nancy Howell, an anthropologist who wrote the definitive study on the nutritional strategies and energy expenditures of the Dobe !Kung of the Kalahari Desert, noted that teen males had high energy...
04-30-24, 07:52 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,718
Posted By pdlamb

I think there might be an analogy here to the...

I think there might be an analogy here to the famous saying (was it Eisenhower?), "Plans are nothing; planning is everything."

Exercise is nothing; it doesn't lead to weight loss. (Except...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-24, 06:43 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By TMonk

How the hell does it go from freezing rain to 90...

How the hell does it go from freezing rain to 90 in a few weeks? That ain't right. Most be an East Coast thing
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-24, 01:58 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By big john

http://static1.businessinsider.com/image/4fa2da75e...

http://static1.businessinsider.com/image/4fa2da75eab8eab352000007-1200/tatra.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-24, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By Trsnrtr

Never seen one of these before. Spotted it while...

Never seen one of these before. Spotted it while walking around Windsor, UK. Points off for not aligning the valves.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-27-24, 03:53 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By indyfabz

That is what the place was guarding against. The...

That is what the place was guarding against. The Delaware Bay provides access to the river of the same name and thus access to major ports like Philadelphia. Philly had a huge Navy yard at the...
04-27-24, 03:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,696
Posted By Wildwood

I'll give it to the folks preoccupied with a...

I'll give it to the folks preoccupied with a fitness regime = :thumb: :thumb:
I'm busy trying some (new and old) fun things, before i die. :lol:
I just exercise enough to feel better. The bikes...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-27-24, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By seedsbelize2

I donít think the V1 had the range. Likely not...

I donít think the V1 had the range. Likely not the V2 either.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-27-24, 10:34 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By genejockey

The spokes arrived yesterday afternoon. I...

The spokes arrived yesterday afternoon. I carefully aligned the valve holes on the new rims so I could see the "Dura Ace" on the hubs through the hole, AND the spokes on either side run parallel. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-27-24, 07:57 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By big john

Never assume any mechanic knows anything. The oil...

Never assume any mechanic knows anything. The oil fill cap should be labeled with the type of oil Honda recommends. If not there, go with the owner's manual. I would think if you're using synthetic...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-27-24, 05:44 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By indyfabz

I was at Cape Henlopen State Park in DE. It was...

I was at Cape Henlopen State Park in DE. It was once Fort Miles, which was established to guard the Delaware Bay and the entrance to the river from Nazi invasion during WWII. After the war, the base...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-26-24, 04:37 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By datlas

Stop testing. Some people shed viral fragments...

Stop testing. Some people shed viral fragments for several weeks and can test positive.

You should only test to confirm the diagnosis. Once positive itís ok to stop and just follow the...
04-26-24, 02:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,360
Posted By Eric F

I have a long gravel race on Sunday, and I'll be...

I have a long gravel race on Sunday, and I'll be armed with 6 of my precious Clif Shots. It pains me to hit my last box that hard.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-25-24, 06:49 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By LAJ

HR is a strange beast. They are the gatekeepers...

HR is a strange beast. They are the gatekeepers and have to abide by the law of the land, and the law of the organization. Not always the exact same thing. So, making sure you get it, is paramount.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-25-24, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By indyfabz

Viscous headwind causing me to come up short on...

Viscous headwind causing me to come up short on my quest to catch the train in Atlantic City. 7.9 mph average over 31 miles. 6 miles to go before I sleep that include a path along a bridge over a...
04-25-24, 03:19 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,696
Posted By PeteHski

I think you have to compromise your riding time...

I think you have to compromise your riding time to fit strength training into your schedule. Rest days are not rest days if you do strength training. But it might work for you at first if your...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-24, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By DougRNS

My buddy. Waiting for grandma to come home. ...

My buddy. Waiting for grandma to come home.
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Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-24, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By genejockey

So, since the wheels I'm rebuilding are 28 years...

So, since the wheels I'm rebuilding are 28 years old, and even though they spin smooth as butter on a hot day, I figured I'd kill some time while isolating at home by rebuilding them. I have some top...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-24, 04:03 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By LAJ

Thatís a good point but people canít actually see...

Thatís a good point but people canít actually see youíre on electrolytes and may not notice the dog**** action. But when they see you timtak slammed, they know youíre at the peak of your game. Top of...
04-23-24, 03:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,223
Posted By RChung

I use power data to keep accurate and precise...

I use power data to keep accurate and precise track of my decline.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-24, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By Eric F

I have zero tolerance for any more than a single...

I have zero tolerance for any more than a single 5mm spacer on top of my stem. My road bike is slammed and trimmed so there's no spacers. Resale value related to steerer length is not something I...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-19-24, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By seedsbelize2

Maiden voyage today. One of the first things I...

Maiden voyage today. One of the first things I did was to severely aggravate the heel spur. I was ok, if in mild pain, on the bike, but I can’t walk. Naproxeno 250 to the rescue. And Ice. None of you...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-18-24, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By big john

Maiden Voyage - YouTube

Maiden Voyage - YouTube
Forum: Road Cycling
04-18-24, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By abshipp

Nights like these are why I love road bikes. ...

Nights like these are why I love road bikes.

Decent B group with a dozen or so riders and 80 degrees with calm winds. Pretty sunset was the cherry on top.

Rode to the start and back home. Not...
04-17-24, 03:16 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,859
Posted By pepperbelly

I called my cardiologist. He said to not worry...

I called my cardiologist. He said to not worry about it. It's expected and normal as long as it comes back up, which it does.
Thanks guys!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-24, 12:16 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By TMonk

Couple photos of last week's ITT. They put the...

Couple photos of last week's ITT. They put the photographer right near the S/F area which sucks because you need to leave aero a bit to navigate traffic. I promise I look better on other parts of...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-24, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 77,729
Posted By WhyFi

:lol: Vol gonna Vol - good to know that some...

:lol: Vol gonna Vol - good to know that some things stay the same.



Howdy. Me, too - home. :)



Long time! The family is healthy and my tool collection has greatly expanded - I can't...
04-17-24, 03:10 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,352
Posted By Trakhak

Many bike fitters say that a surprisingly high...

Many bike fitters say that a surprisingly high proportion of riders have their saddles too high. Adjusting a saddle's nose down in quest of comfort can be a sign that the saddle's height should be...
04-17-24, 01:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,134
Posted By Duragrouch

Generally I agree. However, (and believe me I...

Generally I agree. However, (and believe me I HATE quoting Reagan) "Trust, but verify." I had one doctor prescribe a drug, took one pill, and 4 hours later I was 10X worse, I would have been suicidal...
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