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Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-21, 06:53 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,486
Posted By LarrySellerz

Is half wheeling dangerous?

Can someone cue me into why half wheeling is frowned upon? I heard the term a while ago and thought it meant overlapping wheels/not protecting your front wheel, but now I understand that its more...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 4,797
Posted By LarrySellerz

I think it's funny that people are shitting on op...

I think it's funny that people are shitting on op for judging other cyclists. Everyone judges each other; it's part of life, and there is definitely a cycling fashion that people adhere to and can be...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-21, 12:02 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 4,797
Posted By LarrySellerz

I dont get the whole "poser" thing. Like who...

I dont get the whole "poser" thing. Like who cares if someone has expensive gear and a nice bike but are a weak cyclist, maybe they are rich
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-21, 10:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,514
Posted By LarrySellerz

yeah tripples are super underrated. People laugh...

yeah tripples are super underrated. People laugh at the granny gear but it really saves the day when you need it to, like if youre injured or just want to spin up a hill. OP 4 extra teeth is very...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-21, 05:38 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,567
Posted By LarrySellerz

Does your group pass riders too close?

Sup guys, the weekend hammerfest ride with 100+ people hit a rider two weeks ago. Sent her to the hospital, there was like a 20 MPH speed difference between her and the group. The group maintains...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-21, 10:25 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,464
Posted By LarrySellerz

yeah so after getting the cleats I realize Ive...

yeah so after getting the cleats I realize Ive been pedaling wrong this entire time, feel like im on a rocket ship. I was super bouncy when going my max cadence (they were giving me crap for it when...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-21, 03:41 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,464
Posted By LarrySellerz

How am I creeping on her, and I didn't mean to...

How am I creeping on her, and I didn't mean to offend him or suggest anything wrong about her, heck i'm all for girls with a daddy thing. It was just locker room guy talk, I wasn't trying to insult...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-21, 03:24 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,464
Posted By LarrySellerz

The ex racer who owns the bike store I frequent...

The ex racer who owns the bike store I frequent does the whole "pull up" thing to train, says his russian coach had them do that. I felt like my pedal stroke was NOT smooth at all once I hit my max...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-21, 05:50 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,464
Posted By LarrySellerz

Sounds like I should get foot retention thanks...

Sounds like I should get foot retention thanks guys
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-21, 05:47 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,636
Posted By LarrySellerz

the front brake is like 90+% of your braking power

the front brake is like 90+% of your braking power
07-23-21, 09:37 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,942
Posted By LarrySellerz

Technology is making things worse. Everyone is on...

Technology is making things worse. Everyone is on their phones, electric cars are too quiet. Self driving cars won't know how to deal with us.
07-21-21, 11:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,455
Posted By LarrySellerz

Yeah I was really tiring myself spinning like a...

Yeah I was really tiring myself spinning like a madman trying to keep up downhill
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-21, 09:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,710
Posted By LarrySellerz

TBH I think people point and call random stuff...

TBH I think people point and call random stuff for no reason, like just take a good line and the person on your wheel will be fine.
07-17-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,946
Posted By LarrySellerz

We aren't trying to be professionals (though we...

We aren't trying to be professionals (though we do have a former olympian on the ride) we are just trying to race our bikes man. We only pull that on the fast days. Also check this out its radical...
07-15-21, 10:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,431
Posted By LarrySellerz

Thanks for the tip about that bike shop, Gebhard...

Thanks for the tip about that bike shop, Gebhard is freaking sweet. Took a bike in for repair and to try to buy a track bike and ended up walking out with a $150 single speed beater bike, it was kind...
07-13-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,431
Posted By LarrySellerz

they might just be crazy busy, I went in to get...

they might just be crazy busy, I went in to get by back wheel replaced and they said they could get it back to me in a month, their mechanics were just that busy. You're definitely not a jerk for...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-09-21, 08:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 928
Posted By LarrySellerz

that sucks hard man,sorry to hear it. Hopefully...

that sucks hard man,sorry to hear it. Hopefully you can do low gear high cadence rides for recovery if your foot cooperates, think about it as training to spin faster
Forum: Road Cycling
07-09-21, 10:33 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

You guys are just jealous of how much clout I...

You guys are just jealous of how much clout I have with fixie chicks
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-21, 07:40 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

She wasn't into my back wheel or lack of brake...

She wasn't into my back wheel or lack of brake but she thinks its sick that im riding with them with zero kit on a hybrid
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-21, 03:00 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

It seemed like a great idea, she really digs my...

It seemed like a great idea, she really digs my style.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-21, 05:52 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

Lol you would have gotten a kick out of my rear...

Lol you would have gotten a kick out of my rear wheel if you saw it in the group ride yesterday. Crazy out of true, one of the worst ive ridden in a while,I think it sketched a few people out...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-21, 05:13 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

I have a flag from the Palio di Siena, a famous...

I have a flag from the Palio di Siena, a famous horse race in Italy, its sweet its just a big snail. I gotta find it its in a box somewhere
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 05:59 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

sorry man I really cant help myself, I will chase...

sorry man I really cant help myself, I will chase you down
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

yup I would have given you more recognition but I...

yup I would have given you more recognition but I didn't want to lose stability going downhill
07-04-21, 04:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,047
Posted By LarrySellerz

woah that emoji is awesome, he is slam dancing!!...

woah that emoji is awesome, he is slam dancing!! If my front brake fails in a pinch ill just use my shoe against the back wheel to brake, its slow but works. Delivered food for a living a while ago,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 12:40 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

my "behavior" is cruising at a decent clip, the...

my "behavior" is cruising at a decent clip, the people who pass me are serious roadies who for the most part don't greet strangers they pass. In the peloton I ride with as far as I know im the only...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 10:39 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 9,078
Posted By LarrySellerz

People not saying hi

Why do so many people not greet riders they pass? It seems like 4/5 of the time when someone passes me they do it without even acknowledging my presence, and when they do acknowledge me its usually...
07-03-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 25,172
Posted By LarrySellerz

Isn't training on a heavier bike is a time...

Isn't training on a heavier bike is a time honored technique, similar to running with a parachute or rock lee in naruto using leg weights. When I was getting destroyed on the hills my first training...
07-02-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 6,129
Posted By LarrySellerz

I ride against traffic and in the middle of the...

I ride against traffic and in the middle of the yellow line all the time, because Iím the king of the road. I donít do it around cars though. I feel faster when I ride spicy.
06-29-21, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 518
Posted By LarrySellerz

So many good roads around here.. if youre in Los...

So many good roads around here.. if youre in Los Altos I would check out the Egan ride. tuesdays at 6, they climb all over the place near you. pretty easy ride. Bring a helmet
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-21, 11:00 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

I have nothing against lycras, ill eventually...

I have nothing against lycras, ill eventually join them. The thing is is that im a fat alcoholic, once i fix the elephant in the room ill get a nice bike. Might avoid technical descents until then...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-21, 10:57 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

BTW I don't mean to disparage the group lead even...

BTW I don't mean to disparage the group lead even though I probably did in this thread at some point. I think its super rad that he is out here leading a social climbing ride, and think he handled...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-21, 07:12 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

Ooh yeah, it looked like you were booking it and...

Ooh yeah, it looked like you were booking it and I was yelling that you could catch that person up ahead, you were going up a bit of a hill right? nice effort up that hill dude. If youre who I am...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

Yall can say what you will about me, but the ride...

Yall can say what you will about me, but the ride I normally roll with has taken me under their wing (frankly this ride is much faster than the one that kicked me out), I'm friendly with some senior...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-21, 06:30 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

It is embarrassing, but still I contend that its...

It is embarrassing, but still I contend that its my lack of skills rather than the bike. Ive ridden road bikes and this hybrid is stable at high speeds. Road bikes are more stable at higher speeds in...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-21, 09:54 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

Huh, come to think of it I recently learned that...

Huh, come to think of it I recently learned that bike racing peaked in popularity in the USA at the turn of the century, and we had the first and only black world champion back then (or something...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-21, 06:17 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

Nah too many slow freds on that ride

Nah too many slow freds on that ride
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

Lmao there is no way Iím going back there. Iíll...

Lmao there is no way Iím going back there. Iíll just stick to the race ride.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-21, 01:08 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

The hybrid triggers cat 6 in the actually fast...

The hybrid triggers cat 6 in the actually fast people who are out on long structured training rides and might otherwise let me go, most of the riding I do is commuting so I'm going much harder for a...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-21, 10:14 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

Ooh that makes sense, this ride is open to anyone...

Ooh that makes sense, this ride is open to anyone but its an "official" club ride, wasn't thinking about insurance and liability.. The race is unstructured with no leader. Thanks guys this makes more...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-21, 09:52 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,137
Posted By LarrySellerz

Weird rules for the group ride

Sup guys, I tried to ride with a group ive heard about, most of them were super nice but 2 of the leaders told me I couldn't ride with them because I didn't have any kit and didn't sign a waver,...
05-24-21, 09:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,315
Posted By LarrySellerz

I was actually on my way to panda express for...

I was actually on my way to panda express for more chinese food but got hit by a car decided and limp home. I was like 2 blocks from panda
05-24-21, 07:18 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 27,897
Posted By LarrySellerz

Ive broken 3 giant escapes in 8 days. Must be...

Ive broken 3 giant escapes in 8 days. Must be some sort of record. First, I got hit by a car and the crank is ****ed. Second, I rode into the ground trying to chase some people, wheel is rubbing on...
05-20-21, 08:05 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,315
Posted By LarrySellerz

I haven't embellished any details in my posts, im...

I haven't embellished any details in my posts, im just a legitimate crazy person. I havent gotten my fixie yet so that post isn't relevant,, but I'm not a liar. Also I ride every day, like 150 miles...
05-19-21, 08:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,315
Posted By LarrySellerz

I put myself in a bad position, I was riding at...

I put myself in a bad position, I was riding at night without lights, drunk, on the sidewalk at a decent clip. A car pulled up to turn, and I saw that my line was going to close soon so I accelerated...
05-12-21, 10:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,580
Posted By LarrySellerz

Please do, with the license plate. I've been...

Please do, with the license plate. I've been meaning to go up kings mountain everyday but have been complacent, this is more motivation to get out there. If he is regularly on that road harassing...
05-12-21, 03:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,580
Posted By LarrySellerz

Thanks for the heads up, I'll be sure to bring my...

Thanks for the heads up, I'll be sure to bring my bike lock up on my rides. Teach him not to mess with cyclists. Post a picture of the truck please
Forum: Commuting
05-09-21, 08:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,462
Posted By LarrySellerz

In my experience its practially impossible to...

In my experience its practially impossible to stay dry when its raining. Sure, you can wear a rainjacket, but if its wet enough water will come from down below and soak you. I think less is more,...
05-08-21, 10:36 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,253
Posted By LarrySellerz

thatís super sick, glad to hear that you are...

thatís super sick, glad to hear that you are killing it.
05-08-21, 10:14 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,253
Posted By LarrySellerz

meh pass those dudes, people who get pissy about...

meh pass those dudes, people who get pissy about getting passed by ebikers are literally insane. Itís like getting upset at a car passing you lol.

Edit: also there is generally way too much ebike...
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