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Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-22, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By ls01

He's hanging in there. Still a bit delusional at...

He's hanging in there. Still a bit delusional at times. He moved to a physical rehab yesterday. Very happy to have him out of the hospital. They got him up on his feet yesterday, for a few side steps...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-22, 02:59 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By datlas

Jackie is admiring some of mrs datlas’ recent...

Jackie is admiring some of mrs datlas’ recent paintings.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-22, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By datlas

RIP Christine McVie

RIP Christine McVie
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-22, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By Trsnrtr

My wife and I decided to buy an RV and take up...

My wife and I decided to buy an RV and take up glamping. Its got a little rust but I think it will be ok.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-22, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By Mojo31

I agree! Our son came in from school last...

I agree!

Our son came in from school last Wednesday, and left to drive back yesterday after lunch. We picked up our daughter and her husband yesterday afternoon at the airport, and they are...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-22, 12:59 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By Eric F

It's been almost a week since I've been on my...

It's been almost a week since I've been on my bike. However, getting to spend 4 days with my younger daughter was worth it. On Dec 9, I will fly to meet her, and we will drive home together for her...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-22, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By BillyD

Oh, no it's not so much the snow and ice, it's...

Oh, no it's not so much the snow and ice, it's primarily a matter of the driveway's 25% grade. My highest requirement for my new place was a level driveway.

This is just a fond memory. :lol:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-22, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By ls01

Dad's doing well. Surgery was yesterday...

Dad's doing well. Surgery was yesterday afternoon. He will be in the hospital for a couple days then a rehab center. Then back home. He is resting pretty well, he is sore but in pretty good spirits....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-22, 10:56 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,766
Posted By Lombard

YIKES! I was going to say "flexy", but this goes...

YIKES! I was going to say "flexy", but this goes well beyond flexy. Sounds like a crack in the frame somewhere.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-22, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By BillyD

Same to you, and ditto to all in the BF family!

Same to you, and ditto to all in the BF family!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-23-22, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By DougRNS

Reminded me of this. ...

Reminded me of this.
https://youtu.be/0NWYXJ04KCM
Forum: Road Cycling
11-23-22, 05:13 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

People walk and ride horses out there. These two...

People walk and ride horses out there. These two decided to climb up the dam, not an easy walk....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-22, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By Eric F

Saturday afternoon, we added another member to...

Saturday afternoon, we added another member to our family, and I became a very happy new grandpa. My oldest daughter gave birth to a beautiful baby boy. My eyes leaked a bit as I watched my mom hold...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-22, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By mschwett

beautiful. we had pretty gusty winds north of...

beautiful. we had pretty gusty winds north of you, the kind where it always feels like a headwind but probably isn't. or at least, is only a headwind 80% of the time.

for me the temperature was...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-22, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By genejockey

59 miles today, standard Sunday route. 3200 feet...

59 miles today, standard Sunday route. 3200 feet of climbing. Mostly took it pretty easy, but there was no real headwind for once, so on one 3 mile, mostly straight, slightly descending section, I...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-22, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By abshipp

My commute changing from a 25 minute drive to a...

My commute changing from a 25 minute drive to a 10 minute walk is a big one :love:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-22, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By abshipp

Well the bike shop has been fun, but it's time to...

Well the bike shop has been fun, but it's time to move on to other things.

Starting a new job with the water department in design & inspection here in a few weeks :)
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-22, 05:23 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By bampilot06

Took my daughter to the Harry Potter Enchanted...

Took my daughter to the Harry Potter Enchanted forest in Leesburg a couple of nights ago. It was pretty amazing, but super cold. I was feeling sick before we got there, and got progressively worse....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-22, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By Mojo31

We added one to the family Saturday. ...

We added one to the family Saturday.

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-22, 03:03 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

Thinking about it but there's always tomorrow,...

Thinking about it but there's always tomorrow, and the day after that, and the day after that.....being retired is awesome!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-22, 01:55 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,810
Posted By znomit

Nothing worse than coming out of the coffee shop...

Nothing worse than coming out of the coffee shop and finding a fat panda where your bike used to be.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-22, 05:29 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By genejockey

I've been able to avoid golf my whole life, for...

I've been able to avoid golf my whole life, for the most part. There was that time, at a very small startup (maybe a dozen people at that point) when the President was organizing a golf game for the...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-22, 02:01 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

My mountain bike is bigger and has more...

My mountain bike is bigger and has more suspension than those early MX bikes. My Maico had 13.2 rear and a 12.2 fork. I think it was around 240 pounds and the power was ridiculous. It would wheelie...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-22, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By indyfabz

CPOTD ...

CPOTD


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Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-22, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By Trsnrtr

I lived through the '60s muscle car era and there...

I lived through the '60s muscle car era and there are a lot around to ogle at car shows. I enjoy more the oddities that we rarely see in the Midwest rust belt like a Ferrari Spyder, a couple bug-eye...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-22, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By WhyFi

The silver lining, of the forced time off the...

The silver lining, of the forced time off the bike, is that I've been semi-productive, otherwise: I tore apart the old espresso machine - replacing brew valves, fixing the low water sensor, etc - and...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-22, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By genejockey

January 1, 2000 I climbed Mt Hamilton. It was a...

January 1, 2000 I climbed Mt Hamilton. It was a cool, but not cold day, but damp. No rain, but it had rained recently. The climb produced enough heat that I sweated through everything I had on. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-22, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

I rarely take a camera on road rides, people...

I rarely take a camera on road rides, people don't want to stop while I take pics. Today a few of us skipped the club and rode in the hills and valleys north of the city so I brought the ancient...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-22, 03:16 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

Lower Highway 39. ...

Lower Highway 39.
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Friend waiting for me further up....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-22, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By jonny wong

(NBD sorta) Little something over the years: Basso D SV!

Enjoyed the summer weather of the PNW. never a dull moment with this thang!
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-01-22, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By bampilot06

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-22, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By abshipp

This bike is incredibly hard to take good...

This bike is incredibly hard to take good pictures of:

...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-22, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By Eric F

For the upcoming winter break from college, my...

For the upcoming winter break from college, my 18yo daughter had been intending to make the 2 day drive from Eugene, OR to So Cal with a friend. The friend part has fallen through, and my kid was...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-22, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By genejockey

Fun ride today. Ended up going about 61 miles,...

Fun ride today. Ended up going about 61 miles, rather than the 59 I'd planned, because the cops had the road blocked off. Normally, it's a nice, fast, no-brakes descent where I have gotten as high...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-22, 08:16 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By genejockey

Just heard from my sister that my nephew was in...

Just heard from my sister that my nephew was in an accident. He was on his motorcycle and someone pulled out in front of him at an intersection. He's out of surgery and stable, no head injuries,...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-22, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

Took the cat to the vet yesterday after...

Took the cat to the vet yesterday after procrastinating for a while. Don't have the labs back yet but the bottom line seems to be he is old. He's lost a lot of muscle and can't jump anymore. I hate...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-22, 10:10 AM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By WhyFi

Forgive me, brothers, for I have sinned. It has...

Forgive me, brothers, for I have sinned. It has been two weeks since my last bike ride....

....but, in fairness, we've had some **** weather followed up by a short family trip to South Dakota....
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-22, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By DougRNS

Today I had my appointment with my Neurosurgeon...

Today I had my appointment with my Neurosurgeon and he went over my results of the discogram and all other diagnostic tests I've had. His assessment was; do nothing and stay in pain or I could have...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-22, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

A little more than 2.5 miles of singletrack to...

A little more than 2.5 miles of singletrack to get to the bottom, then a couple miles of trail through a park area....
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-22, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

Up near the saddle where the cloud was dropping...

Up near the saddle where the cloud was dropping in.
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I'm going into that and I...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-22, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3,305
Views: 43,953
Posted By big john

My usual Tuesday road ride friends are out of...

My usual Tuesday road ride friends are out of town so I rode the mtb solo. There is a loop I've been wanting to try starting with a fire road climb called "The Beast". I've climbed it before but...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-22, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7,376
Views: 96,894
Posted By genejockey

I spent some time today calculating my total...

I spent some time today calculating my total mileage so far this year.

4917 total, including virtual miles
3832 real world miles
1085 virtual miles

Of all the real world miles, 2000 have...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-22, 05:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,444
Posted By jaxgtr

New Bike Day

So.......

Did you ever have something just drop in your lap and not know what to do, but you know, you can't pass it up?

It was a short engagement. There is a bike shop on the westside of town...
10-05-22, 05:04 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,542
Posted By fishboat

Calling TROLL on this ..present something...

Calling TROLL on this

..present something blatantly asinine and then ask for "Thoughts?"
10-05-22, 04:39 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,542
Posted By genejockey

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-22, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7,376
Views: 96,894
Posted By Trsnrtr

The average age of our Retired Old Guys Ride...

The average age of our Retired Old Guys Ride today was 72.5 years. Give us 45 miles at 15.5 mph. :thumb:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-02-22, 12:55 PM
Replies: 7,376
Views: 96,894
Posted By WhyFi

Yesterday was the group's annual ride in the...

Yesterday was the group's annual ride in the Wisconsin hills north of Lake Pepin (of Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House in the Big Woods fame).

It was a great day, despite some quirks and...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-02-22, 11:48 AM
Replies: 7,376
Views: 96,894
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Thanks, Rowan glad you liked them. I only...

Thanks, Rowan glad you liked them.

I only took a couple of pics from the wet side of the Cascades. My first afternoon on the trail I knew there was an event going on as I'd passed all the mile...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-02-22, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7,376
Views: 96,894
Posted By phrantic09

Had a fun gravel ride yesterday, solo as usual....

Had a fun gravel ride yesterday, solo as usual. The wind picked up at the end but I was pleased with my pace. Temps were in the mid 40s and it was great.

Quite a bit of punchy 15-20% spots...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-01-22, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7,376
Views: 96,894
Posted By big john

Fun club ride today. Only 65 miles and 3300 feet...

Fun club ride today. Only 65 miles and 3300 feet of gain but the pace was much higher than anything I've done for a while. The little climbs toward the end were not so little today.
Unusual group of...
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