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09-24-22, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 249
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: 558,796
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: 140
Views: 4,782
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: 12
Views: 249
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: 12
Views: 249
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: 203
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: 12
Views: 249
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: 12
Views: 249
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: 203
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: 1,480
Views: 2,047,023
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: 558,796
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: 176
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: 4,506
Views: 347,000
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: 17
Views: 431
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: 1,970
Views: 206,271
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: 29
Views: 1,291
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: 17
Views: 431
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: 17
Views: 431
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: 140
Views: 4,782
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: 35
Views: 795
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...
09-16-22, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 206,271
Posted By ooga-booga

awesome news. you should have more riders...

awesome news. you should have more riders visiting you up in your neck of the woods anyway. whittier/la habra/puente hills fairly accessible for much of la/oc county and a blast. if you haven't, you...
09-16-22, 08:34 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

it is more of a super nova/shooting star...

it is more of a super nova/shooting star appreciation of vdb's 1995-1999 palmares as well as a realization of the humanity/brutal realism of the sport and an attempted conciliation of the two. what...
09-16-22, 08:56 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

ooof! guessing it wouldn’t be better on betamax...

ooof! guessing it wouldn’t be better on betamax or laser disc…
09-16-22, 08:52 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

optimus primus classic is mañana the 17th! don’t...

optimus primus classic is mañana the 17th! don’t forget to change rosters!
09-16-22, 01:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 431
Posted By ooga-booga

doesn't really matter when you're dealing with...

doesn't really matter when you're dealing with 40-80 mph winds with less than or barely double-digit humidity in 85+ degree temps. air support is super-sketchy once the winds are over 30 mph.
when a...
09-16-22, 01:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By ooga-booga

aww bleep! ineos nabbed arensman...

and i had such high hopes for him. alas! darth thymen...
09-16-22, 12:51 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

slcbob and team X Merckx the Spot captures Coppa...

slcbob and team X Merckx the Spot captures Coppa Sabatini! Semroc/team Semroc stays steady in placing second while yours truly forces multiple frame pumps into multiple front wheels to team cinzano...
09-16-22, 12:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 431
Posted By ooga-booga

there was already that project on scr between...

there was already that project on scr between modjeska grade rd and cooks corner on the north side of the road. now you've got this larger project on the other end of scr.
those new homes better be...
09-16-22, 12:23 AM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 206,271
Posted By ooga-booga

bowser29 glad you enjoyed. clicked on the link...

bowser29 glad you enjoyed. clicked on the link but it wouldn't work because your activities are not public. all good. maybe i'll run into you up there or elsewhere in socal some enchanted day.
09-14-22, 07:11 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

another win in hand for canam73! team the bounty...

another win in hand for canam73! team the bounty takes the gp de wallonie! slcbob and team X Merckx the Spot garners the second podium step whilst yours truly trudges in thirdly.
09-14-22, 07:08 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

change rosters for coppi sabatini nowww...it goes...

change rosters for coppi sabatini nowww...it goes off early tomorrow (thursday)!! super quick turnaround.

in the final act of the interminable play. fortunately, little blood and few daggers-so...
09-13-22, 11:47 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,124
Posted By ooga-booga

if you have to ask, you are eternally channeling...

if you have to ask, you are eternally channeling the short bus. congrats?!
09-12-22, 12:28 AM
Replies: 4,506
Views: 347,000
Posted By ooga-booga

47-spot.

47-spot.
09-11-22, 11:06 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,390
Posted By ooga-booga

helluva tour for uae. will be interesting to see...

helluva tour for uae. will be interesting to see if they throw the kitchen sink (soler, ayuso, almeida, polanc, gbennett and brandon) at the tdf for tadej next year.

seems like quick step was top...
09-11-22, 09:20 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

busy week! gp wallonie is on wed the 14th, coppa...

busy week! gp wallonie is on wed the 14th, coppa sabatini is on thursday the 15th and the primus classic is saturday the 17th!
will need to check the velogames site at least twice daily to...
09-11-22, 08:56 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 1,865
Posted By ooga-booga

congrats to StinkeWinkeKater and team...

congrats to StinkeWinkeKater and team RotzundWasser in taking the "classic" vuelta! just, and i mean just, stayed ahead of HugoSky and team Banesto Portugal Team by 21 points. well fought, you two!...
09-11-22, 08:42 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,354
Posted By ooga-booga

awarded a few post-gt trophies today and created...

awarded a few post-gt trophies today and created one more.

congrats to Grain Brain in taking the el chava/vuelta and adam hansen (highest overall combined score all 3 gt's) trophies!

congrats...
09-11-22, 07:49 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

well well well...slcbob just beats out Semroc in...

well well well...slcbob just beats out Semroc in the grand prix du montreal with yours truly rolling in to complete the podium. slcbob needs to self-treat an entire squad's worth of smoked meat...
09-11-22, 07:31 PM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 206,271
Posted By ooga-booga

47-miler in the carlsbad, vista, san marcos and...

47-miler in the carlsbad, vista, san marcos and encinitas area. hotter than yday up there and just as muggy. zero rain tho.
pretty quiet on the roads...everyone watching football americano. too bad...
09-10-22, 09:01 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 1,865
Posted By ooga-booga

more than a few teams in both versions of la...

more than a few teams in both versions of la vuelta in the running that it would be more reckless than usual to speculate on podium placings.
regardless, it's been a blast during this last grand...
09-10-22, 08:52 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,782
Posted By ooga-booga

well...canam73 smokes the competition for the...

well...canam73 smokes the competition for the grand prix du quebec! and looky-looky...slcbob with another tie...with Semroc this time, for second. Grain Brian nabs third.

look to change rosters...
09-10-22, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4,506
Views: 347,000
Posted By ooga-booga

40-spot.

40-spot.
09-10-22, 08:31 PM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 206,271
Posted By ooga-booga

40-miler in the carlsbad, oceanside and vista...

40-miler in the carlsbad, oceanside and vista area. a little coastal but mostly inland. traffic on a saturday not too bad.
scattered big raindrops but the roads never got totally saturated so the...
09-09-22, 08:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,291
Posted By ooga-booga

as long as he's not better than eddy...

as long as he's not better than eddy...
09-09-22, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 206,271
Posted By ooga-booga

very wet but not too windy 30-miler on fiesta...

very wet but not too windy 30-miler on fiesta island in the mission bay area of san diego. had approx 10 cars roll past me low-speed in 30 miles so it
was waay uneventful. had the place to myself...
09-09-22, 07:57 PM
Replies: 4,506
Views: 347,000
Posted By ooga-booga

very wet but warm 30-spot in the...

very wet but warm 30-spot in the hurricane/tropical storm kay remnants. wind surprisingly docile.
09-09-22, 12:19 AM
Replies: 1,970
Views: 206,271
Posted By ooga-booga

pre-hurricane fallout 40-miler in muggytown san...

pre-hurricane fallout 40-miler in muggytown san diego (a definite rarity). overcast and pretty...uh...muggy. unexciting and very few peeps out and about but the lateish
1pm start could possibly be...
Forum: Introductions
09-09-22, 12:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By ooga-booga

howdy!

howdy!
09-09-22, 12:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 241
Posted By ooga-booga

gawd i wish.

gawd i wish.
09-08-22, 11:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 317
Posted By ooga-booga

The Disneyland of the Central Coast and still...

The Disneyland of the Central Coast and still worth the effort...if just for a decent rest stop/spell.
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