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12-05-22, 10:47 AM
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Posted By Eric F

Saturday...29 mi/3200' on the gravel bike. First...

Saturday...29 mi/3200' on the gravel bike. First time in the Verdugos in a long time (Lat Tuna - Verdugo Mtwy - Beaudry). I had intended to include more dirt in my ride between the bottom of...
12-04-22, 12:10 PM
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Posted By jonathanf2

I did 30+ miles Saturday afternoon enjoying the...

I did 30+ miles Saturday afternoon enjoying the beautiful after-rain sunshine here in LA. I recently built this carbon frameset I had laying around as a budget winter beater and a test bed for giving...
12-01-22, 03:07 PM
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Views: 2,350
Posted By tempocyclist

I guess "Man in his 50's dies after failing to...

I guess "Man in his 50's dies after failing to seek medical attention for chest pain" is a less clickbait worthy article title...
11-27-22, 08:55 AM
Replies: 2,066
Views: 219,276
Posted By Nachoman

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Ventura to Ojai with the wife on the tandem.
11-27-22, 12:15 AM
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Posted By jsigone

another north county San Diego Loop. Parlor...

another north county San Diego Loop. Parlor donuts at miles 43 and Moto Deli/Velotown at miles 55. My buddy that hasn't rode in a while needed some solid cals before he bonked. We limped home along...
11-26-22, 10:57 AM
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Posted By SoSmellyAir

Ventured out of my comfort zone both distance and...

Ventured out of my comfort zone both distance and area-wise on Thanksgiving to try climbing the Aliso Creek Bikeway starting from Trabuco Road. I had planned to turn around at Saddleback Church (to...
11-25-22, 11:19 PM
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Posted By jsigone

Lots of Z1 and Z2 today, we had mild winds vs...

Lots of Z1 and Z2 today, we had mild winds vs yesterday's santa ana conditions. Trying to keep the watts off the sore knee today. Lowered the seatpost a bit and felt better. I'll try to shift the...
11-25-22, 11:20 AM
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Posted By jonathanf2

30 miles of Thanksgiving morning dirt in Chino...

30 miles of Thanksgiving morning dirt in Chino Hills State Park with my riding buddies. The dirt trails were hard packed from the past rain which allowed me to go big chainring and climb out of...
11-21-22, 10:38 AM
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Posted By Eric F

Sunday...20 mi / 2400' gravel (mixed surfaces)...

Sunday...20 mi / 2400' gravel (mixed surfaces) ride in the La Canada area. Still learning how this bike handles, how hard I can push it, and fine tuning fit. I continue to be impressed. ...
11-18-22, 11:04 AM
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Posted By jonathanf2

I did 20 miles yesterday with a craving for dirt!...

I did 20 miles yesterday with a craving for dirt! As usual I did my local road and dirt routes around the Pasadena/JPL area:...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-22, 10:01 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,162
Posted By big john

What I was trying to relate is that you can enjoy...

What I was trying to relate is that you can enjoy cycling for many years to come and can be competitive with your riding friends or even race if you choose.
I don't have a climber's body, I'm 200...
11-14-22, 10:59 AM
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Posted By Eric F

Saturday...45 mi zone 2 road cruise on the route...

Saturday...45 mi zone 2 road cruise on the route of the Montrose Ride. I was reminded that Arrow Hwy through Irwindale and Azusa is pretty lousy, especially for a solo rider. Despite that, I had a...
11-13-22, 10:18 PM
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Posted By roadfix

Went on an overnight group bikepacking trip to El...

Went on an overnight group bikepacking trip to El Capitan State Beach…. a short, 70 mile, round trip coastal ride, just north of LA....
11-13-22, 08:32 PM
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Posted By jsigone

Recovery 100k on the coast w/ some hills in Del...

Recovery 100k on the coast w/ some hills in Del Mar with the team. Low watts, low HR and keep smiling! Legs muscles felt good, left knee has KT tape around it from yesterday's push in the hills. Tape...
11-13-22, 07:15 PM
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Posted By billnuke1

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I can finally start a playing bike mechanic again!
11-12-22, 11:47 PM
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Posted By jsigone

November's Century a Month challenge has been...

November's Century a Month challenge has been clocked in, in the hills of South/East San Diego. Started in Chula Vista by the 5, popped my Mt Helix cherry. That was a cool climb w/ amazing views of...
11-11-22, 11:38 AM
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Posted By jonathanf2

Last night I inadvertently did a night ride at...

Last night I inadvertently did a night ride at Griffith Park! I thought I had enough daylight to do my regular rounds, but it ended being nightfall by the time I reached the observatory. I also only...
11-07-22, 11:25 AM
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Posted By Eric F

Saturday... 41 mi easy tempo (Z2) out to Santa Fe...

Saturday... 41 mi easy tempo (Z2) out to Santa Fe Dam and back via So Pasadena. I did a better-than-usual job sticking to my plan of an easy pace. My legs were feeling good and wanted to unleash...
11-06-22, 06:01 PM
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Posted By jonathanf2

For Sunday I rode 40 miles around Los Angeles. I...

For Sunday I rode 40 miles around Los Angeles. I rode up Elysian Park, cruised down Sunset Blvd. towards Griffith Park and climbed to the Observatory. I then rode back home on the LA River Bike...
11-06-22, 01:47 PM
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Posted By jsigone

cold 0630am start from Escondido mall, warmed up...

cold 0630am start from Escondido mall, warmed up from the cold 34* valley and hit Double Peaks park right a lil after sun up, Up Jesmond Dean, Circle R, Lilac to Couser Canyon, Up Rice Canyon to the...
11-03-22, 06:19 PM
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Posted By jonathanf2

I did my usual Griffith Observatory climb today...

I did my usual Griffith Observatory climb today and it colder than usual. It was really windy as well and I was getting blown all over the place. Though I picked up some tail winds on the descent and...
11-03-22, 07:56 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,234
Posted By Trakhak

Lightweight nylon or poly running pants are very...

Lightweight nylon or poly running pants are very long wearing; most are breathable as well. I spent only the first few months of bike commuting using cotton or cotton blend dress or casual pants;...
11-02-22, 12:05 PM
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Posted By Eric F

Final weeknight, after-work Happy Hour dirt ride...

Final weeknight, after-work Happy Hour dirt ride of the year. https://www.strava.com/activities/8055511570
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10-31-22, 04:21 PM
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Posted By GhostRider62

I walked 5 hills on one 300k brevet and that was...

I walked 5 hills on one 300k brevet and that was in a PBP year. IIRC, I finished first. It was 100F with high humidity. Life is not always simple and sometimes a little compromise helps.

When...
10-31-22, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2,066
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Posted By Eric F

Saturday...34 miles of easy cruising on the road...

Saturday...34 miles of easy cruising on the road bike, and just enjoying the day. Arroyo-LA River-Burbank-Glendale-Montrose-La Canada. https://www.strava.com/activities/8038627416

Sunday - First...
10-31-22, 08:16 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

Enjoyed beautiful fall weather for 2 rides this...

Enjoyed beautiful fall weather for 2 rides this weekend. Sat. on familiar roads central/south county. Sunday rode up Brea Cyn Road (the re-pave is done), quick SAG at Heritage Park then over to D....
10-30-22, 08:23 PM
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Posted By jsigone

I had ambitious planning to do more, but my body...

I had ambitious planning to do more, but my body told me this was enough. Mild santa ana dry conditions on Palomar Mt today left my hydration game behind the ball and legs paid the price.
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10-26-22, 09:30 AM
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Posted By Eric F

Tuesday Happy Hour - This has become my favorite...

Tuesday Happy Hour - This has become my favorite quickie weeknight MTB ride, but next week will be the last time until the clocks shift back in the spring. ...
10-25-22, 10:12 PM
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Posted By jonathanf2

I've been on my gravel bike the last few days...

I've been on my gravel bike the last few days just because the weather has been so darn nice for riding the mountains!
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10-24-22, 11:08 AM
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Posted By Eric F

Double dirt weekend!! Saturday...MTB ride:...

Double dirt weekend!!

Saturday...MTB ride: Flint Canyon - Cherry Canyon - Glendale Sports Complex. I love this route. It's a really nice mix of everything. There are some tough climbing segments -...
10-24-22, 01:14 AM
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Posted By SoSmellyAir

Rode 26 miles around Irvine today, including the...

Rode 26 miles around Irvine today, including the Portola Parkway eastbound climb and the descent on Whispering Hills / Portola Springs loop, which is one of my favorite segments, even though the loop...
10-23-22, 12:12 PM
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Posted By andrewclaus

No change over the last 50 years at least. It's...

No change over the last 50 years at least. It's always been, and still is, for fun, transportation, touring, fitness, economy/ecology, personal challenges. I met my wife on a bike and we're still...
10-22-22, 06:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,337
Posted By GhostRider62

Cycling calms my limbic system down, perhaps like...

Cycling calms my limbic system down, perhaps like meditation or medication. I suffer from some bad trauma that happened to me. Cycling is like a safe respite. The change is invisible to the eye...
10-21-22, 02:35 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,972
Posted By indyfabz

HTFU ...

HTFU


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10-21-22, 10:32 AM
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Posted By jonathanf2

Knocked out my weekly Griffith climb. I just like...

Knocked out my weekly Griffith climb. I just like riding here because I can get a good workout within a limited amount of time with minimal traffic. Though I still had to yell at a reckless driver by...
10-20-22, 08:00 AM
Replies: 4,706
Views: 727,441
Posted By locolobo13

Rode the Grand Canal to Tempe Town Lake Saturday ...

Rode the Grand Canal to Tempe Town Lake Saturday
http://i.imgur.com/JindqBIl.jpg (https://imgur.com/JindqBI)

Beautiful Cloudy Day
http://i.imgur.com/pc8ZNSql.jpg (https://imgur.com/pc8ZNSq)
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10-19-22, 10:07 AM
Replies: 2,066
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Posted By Eric F

I've been riding in the hills above Pasadena...

I've been riding in the hills above Pasadena since the early '90s. Yesterday, I rode a section of trail that I had never been on before. https://www.strava.com/activities/7985260034...
10-17-22, 11:21 PM
Replies: 4,706
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Posted By t2p

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10-17-22, 10:02 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,882
Posted By 2seven0

The old wooden bridge at Edna Park in SA is...

The old wooden bridge at Edna Park in SA is closed & fenced-off. You must exit & cross the bridge at 17th St. The sidewalk is narrow & there is no shoulder area on the traffic lane. I'd avoid it...
10-15-22, 11:39 PM
Replies: 2,066
Views: 219,276
Posted By jsigone

Harrahs to Palomar Observatory, Up n Down each...

Harrahs to Palomar Observatory, Up n Down each grade. In the clouds aka thick fog most the day. Not much traffic on the mt but glad I had a bright rear light so hope they can see me. Coming down...
10-14-22, 09:33 AM
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Views: 219,276
Posted By Eric F

First post-COVID MTB ride. Legs were feeling...

First post-COVID MTB ride. Legs were feeling okay, but my lungs are still a bit wonky. I felt better than expected, though. JPL - Brown Saddle - Rising Hill loop is an hour of riding from my door,...
10-13-22, 07:35 PM
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Posted By Biker395

Yours truly and a friend riding the June Lake...

Yours truly and a friend riding the June Lake Loop.
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10-13-22, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2,066
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Posted By jonathanf2

I didn't feel like riding the windy flats solo...

I didn't feel like riding the windy flats solo today, so I decided to do 20 miles of hill climbing at my usual favorite spot, Griffith Park! Weather is darn near perfect, except for the wind!
...
10-13-22, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4,706
Views: 727,441
Posted By Alzerbster

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10-12-22, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2,066
Views: 219,276
Posted By jsigone

18 mile lunch ride along 56 bike trail, pretty...

18 mile lunch ride along 56 bike trail, pretty humid and overcast. First ride on new cranks for the Diverge. Swapped the GRX 46/30 cranks for this quarq 50/34 with carbon arms. Needed more gear...
10-12-22, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2,066
Views: 219,276
Posted By jonathanf2

I rode about 20 miles today up Arroyo Blvd, Rose...

I rode about 20 miles today up Arroyo Blvd, Rose Bowl, JPL and through Eagle Rock. I was out riding on 50mm depth carbon disc wheels coming in under 1400g and I probably should have mounted my...
10-12-22, 09:11 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,752
Posted By 79pmooney

I look at really steep hills as full body...

I look at really steep hills as full body exercise. Out of the saddle, hands on hoods, one or two fingers over the levers (or in the drops with headwinds), shoes and cleats that do not slip! (and...
10-11-22, 10:42 AM
Replies: 4,706
Views: 727,441
Posted By Biker395

Yep. That’s the bike path up to the Mammoth...

Yep. That’s the bike path up to the Mammoth Lakes Basin in California … my second home.

The basin itself was beautiful too....
10-10-22, 09:53 AM
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Views: 727,441
Posted By Biker395

As bike paths go, this one doesn't suck. ...

As bike paths go, this one doesn't suck.

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10-09-22, 06:29 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,144
Posted By Murray Missile

Just because you saw him doesn't mean he was able...

Just because you saw him doesn't mean he was able to see you, especially since he was probably looking over his shoulder or in a small mirror trying to discern if there was a vehicle overtaking him....
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