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09-29-22, 09:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 64
Posted By ooga-booga

they will need to eventually route the train...

they will need to eventually route the train tracks in san clemente alongside and/or in between northbound and southbound lanes of the 5 freeway. that beach/cliffs/ocean interface ain't getting any...
09-29-22, 01:57 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,664
Posted By ooga-booga

there's a tire size for everyone these daze....

there's a tire size for everyone these daze. experiment or don't. mess with tire pressure or don't. u b u. if the body feels better riding skinnier tires, rock on. if the body feels better riding...
09-28-22, 09:36 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

giro dell'emilia roster selection time...race is...

giro dell'emilia roster selection time...race is on october 1st!
09-26-22, 10:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

when we get a little closer, will probably post a...

when we get a little closer, will probably post a pick your world cup bracket for the groups all the way to the finals for giggles. should be fun. it will be in the "lounge" foo forum so everyone's...
09-26-22, 10:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

yes and no. thought someone might know offhand....

yes and no. thought someone might know offhand. perhaps a pre-merckxian rider like a van looy, koblet or anquetil or coppi, et al. i'll research it one of these sleepless or overly bored nights.
09-26-22, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 187
Posted By ooga-booga

could also ride from bolsa chica/huntington to...

could also ride from bolsa chica/huntington to the sart and ride up the sart to the anaheim or santa ana metrolink stations and take the metrolink train down to san clemente. grab lunch there or...
09-26-22, 09:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,957
Posted By ooga-booga

date of issuance.

date of issuance.
09-26-22, 01:30 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,462
Posted By ooga-booga

ummm...didn't realize that slcbob's fave lil tour...

ummm...didn't realize that slcbob's fave lil tour from benelux had been cancelled. and it's been nearly a month and i hadn't noticed. have been a little busy but still.
haha. anyway, the stage race...
09-26-22, 01:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

what i'd like to know is this...if the worlds had...

what i'd like to know is this...if the worlds had been a little earlier, would remco have stayed in la vuelta or used it as training for the worlds?
he got to do/win both with the way the schedule...
09-26-22, 12:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

had a feeling that's what they were going to do...

had a feeling that's what they were going to do and it worked to near perfection. thought remco might give it a go with 40-50 kms left like he did in the recent san sebastian klasikoa but the peloton...
09-25-22, 04:18 PM
Replies: 1,977
Views: 207,476
Posted By ooga-booga

freeway double dippin! hopefully you were going...

freeway double dippin! hopefully you were going faster than freeway traffic at some point. on the way back from la, was in stop and go traffic from las pulgas to past oceanside. wished i was on the...
09-25-22, 04:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

didn’t wout win the mont ventoux stage of the tdf...

didn’t wout win the mont ventoux stage of the tdf recently? not exactly a flattish sprinter stage. if wout weren’t always dragging those overpaid/underperforming vingegaard and roglic up insane...
09-25-22, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 187
Posted By ooga-booga

bring and use a lock and sit as far forward as...

bring and use a lock and sit as far forward as possible.
09-25-22, 11:29 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

picked kristoff specifically because he is second...

picked kristoff specifically because he is second in the velogame rider standings. it’s lost in all the mvdp, wva, tpiddy, tadej and remco new guard/young punks breathless results/coverage but dude...
09-25-22, 03:41 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

just fearsome. holy bleep. between he and wva?!...

just fearsome. holy bleep. between he and wva?! what is not possible?! no...really?
09-25-22, 03:35 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 1,941
Posted By ooga-booga

you could. say what you want about him but he...

you could. say what you want about him but he consistently stirred the gc pot and forced the action more than any other rider in the last quarter-century. if vino was on a cycling bender, there was a...
09-25-22, 03:22 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

the obviously/definitively blind hedgehog host...

the obviously/definitively blind hedgehog host found a big acorn...not that it does much good...for the worlds road race. Semroc/team Semroc representing in second espacio (sorry...don't know what...
09-25-22, 02:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

in agreement with your sastre and cuddles...

in agreement with your sastre and cuddles assessment. and now i really miss playing the greatest game at a decent level. grrrr.
09-25-22, 12:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

it would appear the answer is los dos todos along...

it would appear the answer is los dos todos along with whatever the bleep he feels like doing that day.
09-25-22, 12:13 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

the break and peloton are slipping backwards and...

the break and peloton are slipping backwards and someone at the tip of the spear (famously) doesn't play well with others. ciao baby.
09-25-22, 12:05 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

oh snap...with 30 kms to go and the peloton 2+...

oh snap...with 30 kms to go and the peloton 2+ mins back, the two most dangerous riders bounced from the break went off the front together. bye-bye...
09-24-22, 11:41 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

25 guys now in the break (lost 10 guys in the...

25 guys now in the break (lost 10 guys in the span of a few mins). pace is high. peloton now 2 mins back with < 50 kms to go.
more than a few well known names present but one that everyone and their...
09-24-22, 11:27 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

that is one helluva breakaway with a minute over...

that is one helluva breakaway with a minute over the peloton and ruffly 56 kms left. daunting and unlikely but still...some deadly serious firepower. france, belgium, the local boyz and italy...
09-24-22, 08:54 PM
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Views: 347,909
Posted By ooga-booga

out of town, 25-spot.

out of town, 25-spot.
09-24-22, 08:50 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

even w/o mvdp, you've got solid chances.

even w/o mvdp, you've got solid chances.
09-24-22, 08:39 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

easy there, elton bob...

easy there, elton bob...
09-24-22, 08:29 PM
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Views: 207,476
Posted By ooga-booga

actually wanted to go ride/visit CAT7RDR land in...

actually wanted to go ride/visit CAT7RDR land in the whittier hills/la habra heights wonderland but it woulda been pretty scorchy by the time i got there today (11:45am)
so opted for pee vee. north...
09-24-22, 08:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

guess i was just trying to stir up drama/get...

guess i was just trying to stir up drama/get other opinions as to whether there was umbrage or not since my coverage of the vuelta wasn't the best this go round.

thinking your lad yatesie might...
09-24-22, 08:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

s'life. work/life priorities usually align for...

s'life. work/life priorities usually align for most viewing time for the giro on this end. tdf is hit or miss. vuelta is generally not at a good time for me but give it the old college try.
09-24-22, 08:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

helluva joker to have in hand. would love to see...

helluva joker to have in hand. would love to see him do the giro/vuelta double (body and form willing) vs the pressure cooker that is le tour for his return.
no pressure tho. for the giro, select...
09-24-22, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

not a shabby "plan b" for carapaz at all. don't...

not a shabby "plan b" for carapaz at all. don't know how that actually played out on the team bus and in meetings with tgh, rodriguez and sivakov still high up on the
gc during most of the vuelta...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-22, 11:01 PM
Replies: 2,957
Views: 559,079
Posted By ooga-booga

obviously, i need to revisit/ride that for a...

obviously, i need to revisit/ride that for a refresher. waiting for late winter/early spring with all the greenery.
09-21-22, 08:26 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

rosters are up for the worlds! go get 'em!

rosters are up for the worlds! go get 'em!
09-21-22, 02:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

ineos has pidcock, sheffield, ganna, sivakov,...

ineos has pidcock, sheffield, ganna, sivakov, tgh, dvb and hayter along with picking up arensman. that's a fantastic young core.
09-21-22, 01:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

maybe it's just me but it seems like in the last...

maybe it's just me but it seems like in the last 4-5 years, gc and classics guys have a shorter, truly elite, competitive shelf life.
it was already so with the sprinters since the (glory) days of...
09-20-22, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By ooga-booga

blindt pinnsvins et eikenøtts, it's a lifestyle...

blindt pinnsvins et eikenøtts, it's a lifestyle...
09-20-22, 08:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

in a totally unrelated note, praying ayuso rides...

in a totally unrelated note, praying ayuso rides the giro. pretty please with azucar on top.
09-20-22, 06:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 391
Posted By ooga-booga

lateral move. he can super dom, be the featured...

lateral move. he can super dom, be the featured rider on a weekly stage race such as the tour de suisse and hang close enough in the first half on the gt’s that if the
main guy (tadej, ayuso,...
09-19-22, 12:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By ooga-booga

apparently the itt wc. woulda thrown him into the...

apparently the itt wc. woulda thrown him into the mix as a super dark horse If forced to pick twenty potential itt winners. in fantasy cycling terms, he woulda been an 8-10 pointer.
remco, ganna,...
09-18-22, 11:45 PM
Replies: 1,482
Views: 2,047,190
Posted By ooga-booga

wouldn't ride the various river trails such as...

wouldn't ride the various river trails such as sart, sgrt, lart, etc. solo at night if at all possible. the river trail bike paths are "off the grid" at night
and it's inviting potential...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-22, 11:37 PM
Replies: 2,957
Views: 559,079
Posted By ooga-booga

is that just south of hollister and near(ish)...

is that just south of hollister and near(ish) calera vineyards...?
09-18-22, 11:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By ooga-booga

howdy! you can head south along that wide bike...

howdy! you can head south along that wide bike path and roll thru low traffic seal beach and sunset beach and hit the bolsa chica/huntington beach bike paths directly along the beach front for a...
09-18-22, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4,519
Views: 347,909
Posted By ooga-booga

57-spot. nice day in orange county, ca.

57-spot. nice day in orange county, ca.
09-18-22, 07:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 491
Posted By ooga-booga

took my own advice and rode past/thru the...

took my own advice and rode past/thru the 241/261/jamboree triangle today from scr. part of it is a little hillier (the earth movers will take care of that) than i remembered.
original statement...
09-18-22, 07:27 PM
Replies: 1,977
Views: 207,476
Posted By ooga-booga

57-miler from aliso/woods canyon area in laguna...

57-miler from aliso/woods canyon area in laguna niguel and up the aliso creek trail to moulton pkwy. right on el toro and
through the freeway interface fun until grabbing the el toro bike path up to...
09-17-22, 09:58 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,683
Posted By ooga-booga

we both know the athletes are a half-step, or...

we both know the athletes are a half-step, or more, ahead of the testers-regardless of the professional sport. i've just assumed every athlete is pushing the envelope, legally or otherwise, in the...
09-17-22, 08:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 491
Posted By ooga-booga

it's huge to have the 241, 261 and scr as small...

it's huge to have the 241, 261 and scr as small firebreaks/staging areas but the fires can just get too intense and wind-driven for those highways/roads to be impregnable.
too much fuel in the santa...
09-17-22, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 491
Posted By ooga-booga

silverado canyon, modjeska canyon and trabuco...

silverado canyon, modjeska canyon and trabuco canyon...firewise...are different than the open plain of the new development of the western end of scr. the three previously mentioned canyons are more...
09-17-22, 03:49 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,035
Posted By ooga-booga

slcbob and team X Merckx the Spot makes it two in...

slcbob and team X Merckx the Spot makes it two in a row in capturing the primus classic! yours truly hobbles across the line carrying the bike after pavement surfing in the last 50m for second place....
09-17-22, 12:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 920
Posted By ooga-booga

agreed. don't mind the ridiculous climbs of...

agreed. don't mind the ridiculous climbs of whatever length. the descents down the same extreme grade once it gets over 6-7% for me are just to be avoided if possible. no fun. now a 3.5-6% grade...
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