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Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-22, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 457
Posted By eduskator

315km in 5 rides this long Canada Day weekend....

315km in 5 rides this long Canada Day weekend. Beautiful weather here. Legs need a well deserved break now.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By bikecrate

I went out two weekends ago on Sunday. Did a nice...

I went out two weekends ago on Sunday. Did a nice ride out to Flatwoods park and back for 44 miles. This Saturday went to Weedon Is. for 40 miles. Sunday rode the Courtney Campbell Parkway trail to...
06-12-22, 12:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,811
Posted By OldTryGuy

GLAD to read of the continued pairs riding. You...

GLAD to read of the continued pairs riding. You all are very inspiring and I wish for long rides and lots of them for the both of you. :thumb: :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
04-02-22, 02:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 817
Posted By NJgreyhead

First ride on a newly-approved route. Windy day. ...

First ride on a newly-approved route. Windy day.
Detailed write-up here: https://NJgreyheadBikes.blogspot.com
...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-22, 03:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By NJgreyhead

Road-tested another possible RUSA route...

Road-tested another possible RUSA route yesterday.
Detailed write-up, route profile and more pics here: https://ridewithgps.com/trips/85416831

...
Forum: Touring
03-05-22, 07:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 952
Posted By alan s

Wow, he’s had an amazing recovery so far. I wish...

Wow, he’s had an amazing recovery so far. I wish the both of you the best.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-10-22, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 564
Posted By NJgreyhead

This month's metric century. Full write-up...

This month's metric century.
Full write-up here: https://NJgreyheadBikes.blogspot.com

...
01-07-22, 08:15 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By qcpmsame

Most welcome news, it’s good to see you and Rowan...

Most welcome news, it’s good to see you and Rowan cycling again. Keep the progress going.

Bill
01-03-22, 06:19 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By OldTryGuy

Happy-HAPPY New Year to both of you and >>> ...

Happy-HAPPY New Year to both of you and >>>

AWESOME!!!!!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-26-21, 07:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 997
Posted By rumrunn6

fantastic! slightly diff. situation in MA today ...

fantastic! slightly diff. situation in MA today

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Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-21, 09:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 997
Posted By bikecrate

I had a great ride on Saturday in the Ocala Nat....

I had a great ride on Saturday in the Ocala Nat. Forest. Temps were in the low 60's and almost no wind. I was flying (for me) up and down the hills for 41 miles. Sunday rain was in the area so I...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-12-21, 05:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 997
Posted By NJgreyhead

Wind-chilly ride in South Jersey today. The...

Wind-chilly ride in South Jersey today. The forecast underestimated the wind velocity; it really ripped across the open farm fields.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-21, 07:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 997
Posted By phobucket

I just started an 18-week plan from couch to...

I just started an 18-week plan from couch to century. Today was ride 1 of week 2 and I managed to 5 mi / 18:18 / 16.5mph. Now if I can just hold that pace for 20X the distance I'll be golden. ;-) ...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-21, 09:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 997
Posted By NJgreyhead

Rode 'down Jersey' with a buddy. Finished my...

Rode 'down Jersey' with a buddy. Finished my first RUSA P-12.



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10-23-21, 08:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,276
Posted By qcpmsame

Been here since back in ‘08, remember all the...

Been here since back in ‘08, remember all the folks Joe mentioned. Know the alter-egos that still mean a lot to me as friends. Some are gone on to a better place, a few are dealing with serious...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-19-21, 02:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,782
Posted By Mojo31

Where is the option for "buy a third?"

Where is the option for "buy a third?"
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-21, 04:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 840
Posted By tempocyclist

Snap three-day lockdown here in Tasmania...

Snap three-day lockdown here in Tasmania (hopefully ending tonight). We're allowed out for a two hour exercise period as long as we stick within a 5km radius of home...

Decided to see just how far...
10-01-21, 12:13 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By MNBikeCommuter

Wow. I take a break from BF for quite a while...

Wow. I take a break from BF for quite a while and then find this. Rowan and Machka, it is quite the story to read in one sitting, knowing the great length of time it's spread out. I guess it has...
09-15-21, 09:45 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By Hondo Gravel

I’m pulling for Rowan all the way from South...

I’m pulling for Rowan all the way from South Texas.
09-15-21, 07:26 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By jppe

Thanks for the updates! It’s great to hear that...

Thanks for the updates! It’s great to hear that cycling still plays a part in what you do.
09-08-21, 11:44 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By raceboy

That Rowan takes a licking and keeps on ticking!...

That Rowan takes a licking and keeps on ticking! Stay strong.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-21, 08:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,090
Posted By tempocyclist

The perfect way to celebrate a big (or any)...

The perfect way to celebrate a big (or any) birthday! I cycle down that way a fair bit, either around the Seven Mile / Airport area or down to Cremorne and Clifton.

:)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-21, 07:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,090
Posted By bikecrate

Somewhat miserable 43 mile ride on Saturday to...

Somewhat miserable 43 mile ride on Saturday to Philippe Park. Really hot. I stopped under a shade tree a few miles from home just to prevent overheating. Sunday family stuff kept me off the bike.
08-20-21, 09:31 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By Maelochs

Just checking in on the Rowan situation after a...

Just checking in on the Rowan situation after a while away .... much better news than I had feared I would find. Both Rowan and Machka are inspiring.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-21, 07:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,090
Posted By bbattle

I was down in Morgan County looking for some...

I was down in Morgan County looking for some climbs. The first one wasn't so bad but it got steeper near the top. The second was short but steep and the road was mostly gravel and wet. Front wheel...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-21, 04:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 818
Posted By indyfabz

Did an overnight last weekend. 27 miles on an...

Did an overnight last weekend. 27 miles on an unpaved trail then 5 of hills on road, with double digit grades. Return the same way Sunday. Heat index over 100 degrees Saturday. Managed to cook dinner...
06-29-21, 03:10 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 7,870
Posted By Ghazmh

Handlebar bags are now cool.

Handlebar bags are now cool.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-21, 11:21 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 15,976
Posted By caloso

Yeah, I don’t think any of those rules are weird...

Yeah, I don’t think any of those rules are weird for a ride organized by a club.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-21, 11:12 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 15,976
Posted By terrymorse

Let's see. A shirtless, helmetless guy on a...

Let's see. A shirtless, helmetless guy on a hybrid shows up as a stranger on a group ride.

A guy who looks like that most likely has sketchy skills. I'm not riding anywhere near him.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-21, 10:25 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 15,976
Posted By krakhaus

You show up to a club ride with no helmet, they...

You show up to a club ride with no helmet, they say you can't ride with them, but you do anyway, then you crash. I think you made their point quite well.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 15,976
Posted By colnago62

There is this thing called liability. Groups tend...

There is this thing called liability. Groups tend to try to reduce that as much as possible. Around here, if you showed up with no helmet to an organized ride without signing the waiver, you would be...
Forum: Touring
05-13-21, 08:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,779
Posted By Happy Feet

Mama mia. When it rains... Glad to hear he...

Mama mia. When it rains...

Glad to hear he is recovering.
One positive is that they are very good these days at fixing some of the things that cause them. I'm the senior F/A at work and about 6...
05-12-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,382
Posted By qcpmsame

With my family history, I was sure a major heat...

With my family history, I was sure a major heat attack would have taken me long before now My dad passed at 49, while mom and I tried our best to use CPR, grandmother (paternal) had major, fatal...
04-17-21, 08:00 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By Cyclist0108

Rowan There are many additional folks cheering...

Rowan There are many additional folks cheering you on who might be too shy to post (moi).
04-12-21, 12:14 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By tmac100

I have been away from this forum for some time as...

I have been away from this forum for some time as I have finally retired (at the age of 72) and now live in Portugal. Learning Portuguese is tougher than anything I have ever done - including the...
03-30-21, 02:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,984
Posted By SapInMyBlood

I havent so far.. I only just signed up for a...

I havent so far.. I only just signed up for a membership a few weeks ago!
03-25-21, 11:12 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,586
Posted By Iride01

basically rise over run for grade or percent. ...

basically rise over run for grade or percent. The other is simply a degree as in angular measurement from the horizontal.

A 100% grade will be a 45° slope.
03-10-21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By cooker

Best wishes to you both!

Best wishes to you both!
03-05-21, 08:44 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By qcpmsame

Rowan, Just reading our post has made my...

Rowan,
Just reading our post has made my day-week-month, heck, the year for that matter. It is so good to see that you are able to get some cycling in, and you have a wonderful lady to be your guide...
02-05-21, 06:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,851
Posted By peterlewis

I guess this is the new normal. We better get...

I guess this is the new normal. We better get used to it.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-10-21, 11:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,792
Posted By atwl77

First audax of 2021 completed yesterday! 200km of...

First audax of 2021 completed yesterday! 200km of rolling roads, 1757m elevation. Longer ride report posted over at the long distance forum: https://www.bikeforums.net/21872220-post4.html
Forum: Road Cycling
12-07-20, 01:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,882
Posted By Seattle Forrest

It's been fun so far! ...

It's been fun so far!

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,108
Posted By bikecrate

I was out of town in the GA mountains last week....

I was out of town in the GA mountains last week. Missed bike riding. I did do a good amount of walks in the woods. Nothing epic, maybe 20 miles for the whole week. Saw many interesting things. A...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 11:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,108
Posted By Ogsarg

Didn't get started till 11:30 yesterday waiting...

Didn't get started till 11:30 yesterday waiting for it to warm up but got in 68 miles and 3k climbing. Started out a bit chilly, got plenty warm, and chilly again as I was getting near home. Nice to...
10-30-20, 11:20 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,398
Posted By Phil_gretz

Contact law enforcement. That's their job.

Contact law enforcement. That's their job.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-20, 05:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 520
Posted By Deal4Fuji

Beautiful fall day on Saturday where we did a 35...

Beautiful fall day on Saturday where we did a 35 mile loop. Sunday was a wash out which was maybe a good thing since Mike Pence and Air Force II took over our airport parking area. 3rd ride on my...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-18-20, 02:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By Chris L

Saturday: 40km or so, rolling hills. ...

Saturday: 40km or so, rolling hills.

Sunday: 49km up a valley with a mountainous 11km hike.

Continuing my recovery from a crash that left me with neck fractures among other things.

Some...
09-17-20, 06:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,005
Posted By David Bierbaum

Yay. I rode my first "ride my age"

59 miles! No sparkle cramps! No barely getting back! I started early, took my time, made stops for lunch, treats, and hydration, including a self assembled root beer float made from a bottle of...
09-04-20, 07:00 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By Road Fan

Happy belated birthday, Rowan! early in July, I...

Happy belated birthday, Rowan! early in July, I hit 67.
09-04-20, 06:47 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 102,771
Posted By Road Fan

I just discovered, this is where the Rowan...

I just discovered, this is where the Rowan discussion went!

Machka and Rowan, best wishes to you!
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