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07-26-21, 05:30 PM
Replies: 50
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Posted By Lakerat

Like Iride01, a friend of mine had no...

Like Iride01, a friend of mine had no recollection of getting run over by an elk near Steamboat Springs, Colorado. He worked in town and commuted to his house outside of town and one evening his wife...
07-25-21, 05:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 729
Posted By pbass

61, and I ride 1x11 and singlespeed gravel rigs...

61, and I ride 1x11 and singlespeed gravel rigs with knobby, beefy rubber. I get passed by roadies all the time--of all ages! I just blame it on the bike:)
07-25-21, 04:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 513
Posted By nlerner

To be truly ‘eroic, you’d ride without a saddle.

To be truly ‘eroic, you’d ride without a saddle.
07-24-21, 11:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 513
Posted By bikingshearer

I have not seen or heard about saddle police at...

I have not seen or heard about saddle police at Eroica CA.

Besides, with that beautiful cromovelato Wilier Trestina frame, no one is going to be looking at the saddle.
07-24-21, 11:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 513
Posted By SwimmerMike

I wouldn’t worry about it.

I wouldn’t worry about it.
07-24-21, 11:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 513
Posted By merziac

You will be fine.

You will be fine.
07-24-21, 10:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 729
Posted By caloso

That road is part of the weekly Saturday Davis...

That road is part of the weekly Saturday Davis Ride, formerly the Wheelworks Ride. Some really fast riders do that ride.
07-24-21, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 133
Posted By SwimmerMike

Aug 21st: SF Peninsula C&V riders getting together

genejockey and I are planning a 30-40 mile ride from the Woodside area on August 21st at 10:00AM. It'll be flat/rolling hitting the Portola loop and some side roads off of it. This is an open...
07-24-21, 01:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 729
Posted By PeteHski

Those long winter nights must simply fly by in...

Those long winter nights must simply fly by in your house, 😂
07-24-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 729
Posted By Bald Paul

Just make an announcement that Golden Corral is...

Just make an announcement that Golden Corral is almost out of bacon wrapped sirloins. :lol:
07-24-21, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By ZIPP2001

Craziest ride of the year !

This was by far the craziest ride of the year for me. First my old riding partner Chris comes out for our first ride together in 10 or 11 years. He buys a bike the day before our ride and then gets a...
07-08-21, 07:28 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,714
Posted By 10 Wheels

Get some lights and Start about 4:30 AM be...

Get some lights and Start about 4:30 AM be finished at 10 or 11.
07-08-21, 05:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,079
Posted By acm

Selle Anatomica is good

Selle Anatomica is good
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 01:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 900
Posted By Jeff Neese

It's a sad day when a bike that's only 7 years...

It's a sad day when a bike that's only 7 years old is referred to as an "older bike". Come poke around in C&V for a while. :)
06-29-21, 10:08 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,299
Posted By canklecat

A bicycle resembles the motion of running prey...

A bicycle resembles the motion of running prey and triggers predatory instincts in most dogs unless they're well trained or exceptionally calm. I stop, get off the bike and put the bike between...
06-29-21, 09:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,299
Posted By Bigbus

I had a large mutt want a piece of me so bad it...

I had a large mutt want a piece of me so bad it jumped a puny 3 foot fence while the owner looked on and simply stood there. I knew immediately by the speed it was approaching and the set of its...
06-29-21, 09:23 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,299
Posted By obrentharris

Yet another reason why the steel Campagnolo pump...

Yet another reason why the steel Campagnolo pump head was so much better than the lightweight plastic one that came with the old Silca frame pump.

Turning around and chasing the dog is very...
06-23-21, 05:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,146
Posted By bruce19

I celebrated 60 with a new bike as I've already...

I celebrated 60 with a new bike as I've already mentioned. But, I also celebrated 60 on my Ducati by blowing off a Porsche 911 hitting 140 mph indicated. Totally anti-social I know . But, it was in a...
06-22-21, 09:20 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,211
Posted By rydabent

That is why at nearly 83 I wear regular t-shirts...

That is why at nearly 83 I wear regular t-shirts and rugby shorts. Tons cheaper too.
06-21-21, 11:52 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,211
Posted By downtube42

I'm still annoyed my wife threw away my favorite...

I'm still annoyed my wife threw away my favorite bell bottom jeans, in about 1986. They were only ten years old and had another decade of life left.
06-06-21, 02:22 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,860
Posted By wolfchild

That's just your own opinion and preference.

That's just your own opinion and preference.
06-06-21, 02:15 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,860
Posted By wolfchild

What's wrong with wearing baggy cargo shorts on a...

What's wrong with wearing baggy cargo shorts on a road bike ??
06-06-21, 01:43 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,860
Posted By livedarklions

Speak for yourself. I rode 138 miles this...

Speak for yourself. I rode 138 miles this weekend on a road bike wearing cargo shorts.
05-19-21, 09:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,207
Posted By Barry2

I had to ditch my Trulicity, it was stripping the...

I had to ditch my Trulicity, it was stripping the glycogen from my muscles. Took me over a year to work out why I was not getting faster. Even stumped my coach for a while.
I also saw a benefit in...
Replies: 18
Views: 1,148
Posted By cb400bill

I flag them whenever I see them, as well. Quite...

I flag them whenever I see them, as well. Quite annoying.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-07-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,818
Posted By jfmckenna

Don't panic! --- In Virginia a...

Don't panic!


---


In Virginia a bicycle is considered a vehicle and technically has the right to the full road. Within the law is a stipulation that slower vehicles have to move over for...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-07-21, 06:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,818
Posted By cubewheels

Take road lane if: >= vehicular traffic speeds...

Take road lane if: >= vehicular traffic speeds and no one behind you wanting to pass.

This is even more important if the road has no marked bike lane. Improves visibility to other motorists and...
04-05-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,236
Posted By davester

I'm a bit surprised that nobody has brought up...

I'm a bit surprised that nobody has brought up the fact that it is illegal in most states to drive or ride on a public roadway under the influence, whether that be alcohol, marijuana, or any other...
04-03-21, 05:51 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,236
Posted By BlazingPedals

I've never ridden drunk, and I presume that...

I've never ridden drunk, and I presume that riding high would be a similar experience. If you have an abuse problem, you'd probably think it was great; normal people would not feel comfortable with...
04-03-21, 05:51 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,236
Posted By wgscott

Shouldn't this be in the Mountain Bikes subforum?

Shouldn't this be in the Mountain Bikes subforum?
04-03-21, 03:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,192
Posted By nomadmax

If you try hard enough, you can always meet...

If you try hard enough, you can always meet trouble halfway.
04-02-21, 07:32 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,236
Posted By Vintage Schwinn

I would recommend that you do not ride while...

I would recommend that you do not ride while high.
As others have mentioned, you probably can find a closed course or road-path-trail with no vehicle and no pedestrian traffic, but your...
03-28-21, 10:50 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,527
Posted By Fahrenheit531

I'm a daily urban commuter in an environment...

I'm a daily urban commuter in an environment where 50mph is common on surface streets. I stand by my earlier statement.
03-28-21, 10:33 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,527
Posted By Fahrenheit531

I recommend thicker skin.

I recommend thicker skin.
03-28-21, 09:04 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,527
Posted By cb400bill

No gun talk on Bike Forums.

No gun talk on Bike Forums.
03-28-21, 09:03 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,527
Posted By _ForceD_

In a bicycle-motor vehicle confrontation...the...

In a bicycle-motor vehicle confrontation...the motor vehicle is going to win. And the operator of the bicycle is also at the mercy of the motor vehicle, and its operator. The chance of having a...
03-27-21, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,230
Posted By tyrion

Search for "Zefal Magnum 33oz"

Search for "Zefal Magnum 33oz"
Replies: 18
Views: 2,479
Posted By Riveting

Amanda had a sag car following equipped with...

Amanda had a sag car following equipped with flashing rear caution lights.
Quote:
Luckily I had my awesome support duo, my dad (Ricky), and buddy Chris (Killer Miller). Without them I definitely...
03-18-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,857
Posted By BobbyG

$1.24 for two; no drilling required. ...

$1.24 for two; no drilling required.
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03-17-21, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By Gresp15C

The University of Bath study was barely...

The University of Bath study was barely scientific. The researcher was his own test subject, and the test was never replicated. Yet it has become a "fact" that people remember and tell one another.
03-15-21, 04:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By downhillmaster

I have found that motorists also pass too closely...

I have found that motorists also pass too closely when I am wearing clothes so I now ride wearing only a helmet and a Speedo :thumb:
03-14-21, 11:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,129
Posted By wgscott

This clearly explains why my ceiling fan has 5...

This clearly explains why my ceiling fan has 5 blades instead of 30.
03-13-21, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,077
Posted By UniChris

That might have something to do with why they...

That might have something to do with why they don't want to follow you over a bridge at 35...
03-10-21, 02:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,077
Posted By allepunta

it is really simple. avoid that road.

it is really simple. avoid that road.
03-09-21, 10:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By dddd

I know what you mean about the weather here, I...

I know what you mean about the weather here, I got caught in a heavy hailstorm up in Christian Valley today while riding my Merckx Corsa. I should have stayed home, NOT.

I have often wondered if...
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By woodcraft

The difference between a 12 hour ride and an 16...

The difference between a 12 hour ride and an 16 hour ride is 4 hours at the end when you feel it the most,

so IMO you want the bike that allows the most aero profile without discomfort, and train...
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

When I do really long rides, I have one consuming...

When I do really long rides, I have one consuming interest - to get my butt off the saddle as soon as possible. I ride a carbon bike, carry little with me, run a saddle that's comfortable for 18...
03-01-21, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By Troul

rough them up & apply epoxy with a UV protection...

rough them up & apply epoxy with a UV protection coating is how I change the appearance of CF parts.
02-25-21, 01:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By randyjawa

Though I am not a fan of the clamp style...

Though I am not a fan of the clamp style attachment, it does work...
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02-25-21, 12:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By davester

Depends on the rack. Some older racks have an arm...

Depends on the rack. Some older racks have an arm that passes between the seatstays just above the brake bridge and clamps to the brake bolt. Most racks can be clamped to the stays with...
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