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Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-22, 07:22 AM
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Posted By MoAlpha

Me too. Sucks

Me too. Sucks
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-22, 07:13 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

All that plus anti discrimination, diversity,...

All that plus anti discrimination, diversity, reportable relationships, whistleblowers, managing subordinates, hiring veterans, handling government records, data management, data security,...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-22, 01:41 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Favorite naughty girl bumper sticker: YES, BUT...

Favorite naughty girl bumper sticker: YES, BUT NOT WITH YOU.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-22, 07:49 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Yeah, cycling has the advantage of not having to...

Yeah, cycling has the advantage of not having to carry dead riders off the course for days. I’ve been in two races where crews had to do this. The other one was a cardiac arrest.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-22, 06:37 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

That photo makes my knees sweat. You really...

That photo makes my knees sweat. You really donít want time to think about it when you fall off of something. As for sailing with the body, I think the worst part for me would be the guilt from not...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-22, 04:33 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Rumor says that the guy who went overboard and...

Rumor says that the guy who went overboard and drowned in the A2B was wearing an inflatable pfd, but was not clipped in. That doesnít reduce my sympathy for the crew who had to recover him and are...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-22, 03:18 AM
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Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

The boat is doing a series of day races and...

The boat is doing a series of day races and regattas in Maine this summer and Iíve been invited, but will probably decline. Wife and I might do a local distance race on our boat this seasonÖor not. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 07:18 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

In rough conditions and at night all sailors have...

In rough conditions and at night all sailors have to wear a PFD and a harness attached by a tether to a point that will keep them out of the water. The rules for this race may mandate full time wear...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 06:13 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Just heard a guy died in the race this pm....

Just heard a guy died in the race this pm. Apparently washed overboard in windy conditions.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Gravity. No, thatís all we heard, but there were...

Gravity. No, thatís all we heard, but there were some ghastly sea states out there.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 02:50 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

No penalty. Itís usually a fairly hot reaching...

No penalty. Itís usually a fairly hot reaching race, but beyond that, ask the owner. 😉
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 01:36 PM
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Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Yeah, What finally did it for us was the mast...

Yeah, What finally did it for us was the mast track (holds the mainsail to the mast) breaking and threatened to unzip all the way up. We considered various fixes, but we didn’t have enough fuel to...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-22, 07:40 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

For our owner, we would need one from the...

For our owner, we would need one from the Colorado School of Mines. Heís the black sheep of a prominent RI Quaker family, didnít go to Brown, made it big in the oil patch, and comes off like an...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-22, 07:32 AM
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Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Restive

Restive
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 09:03 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Yep! Underneath and in the air. Wolf in sheepís...

Yep! Underneath and in the air. Wolf in sheepís clothing.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 06:55 PM
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Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

dodgers only.

dodgers only.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 06:18 PM
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Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Yup. Thatís the ride. We are in Portsmouth RI.

Yup. Thatís the ride. We are in Portsmouth RI.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 06:06 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 04:26 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

I have a crummy little 3-cyl, 40 hp diesel in the...

I have a crummy little 3-cyl, 40 hp diesel in the boat. It was made by Shibaura, sold by Perkins, and painted green, marinized, and attached to the saildriveby Volvo-Penta. This provenance is very...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 04:13 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Both. The neck issue was scarier because I...

Both.

The neck issue was scarier because I went all tingly from the neck down and I could have ended up in a scooter, but the disc hurt like my left leg was having a ******g baby!

Anecdote:...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-22, 03:31 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Deep in the hip with radiation in a...

Deep in the hip with radiation in a pseudo-radicular pattern does sound piriformis-like. I am not a great believer in SI joint inflammation as a cause of neuropathic pain.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-22, 02:19 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

If appropriate stretching helps, it's piriformis....

If appropriate stretching helps, it's piriformis.

I've had piriformis syndrome and a catastrophic lumbar disc blowout. It can be hard to tell the difference, but the disc was 100x worse and left...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-22, 07:02 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Yeah, I have ridden mine on 36mm gravel and 25mm...

Yeah, I have ridden mine on 36mm gravel and 25mm road tires and it makes a huge difference, but it's still pretty slow, which I attribute to weight and aerodynamics.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-22, 03:44 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Yep. Mine is too. Weighs a ton.

Yep. Mine is too. Weighs a ton.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-22, 03:34 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Did I miss a NBD?

Did I miss a NBD?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-22, 03:33 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Whoa! Take it easy and I hope it isnít too bad a...

Whoa! Take it easy and I hope it isnít too bad a case!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-22, 03:25 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

No indeed, which is why I have a 290N inflatable....

No indeed, which is why I have a 290N inflatable. I was also told long ago that I would die first and my mates would eat me, but thereís another shrimp on this crew too and heís a year or two older,...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-22, 02:18 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

After almost 17 hrs on the bike this week, the...

After almost 17 hrs on the bike this week, the weight I worked so hard for weeks to put on has mostly disappeared, but Iím feeling pretty fit and LSS is pleased with how my arms are looking (she must...
06-12-22, 07:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,077
Posted By MoAlpha

I use an older version of this... ...

I use an older version of this...


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...for...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-22, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Aww, thanks! Iíll ask around next time. This...

Aww, thanks! Iíll ask around next time. This one matches the bars and seatpost and didnít cost too much.

I will soon have an extra 110 too.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-22, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Just ordered a used stem 1cm shorter for the...

Just ordered a used stem 1cm shorter for the ďlongĒ bike. Weíll see if that helps.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-22, 06:56 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

So strange that no matter how many times I drop...

So strange that no matter how many times I drop plumb lines, stretch tapes, etc., I can’t find the source of the clear difference in reach on my two main bikes.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-22, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

I have come to work fully kitted out almost every...

I have come to work fully kitted out almost every day for 33 years.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-22, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Thanks. I'll also try to stay on the boat: ...

Thanks. I'll also try to stay on the boat: "Peel to the #3 your OWN-self!"
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-22, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Have not discussed yet, but the first half of the...

Have not discussed yet, but the first half of the race will be determined by where Expeditionģ tells us to enter the Gulf Stream, unless there's big weather. I hope this navigator isn't the kind who...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-22, 08:36 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Newport-Bermuda tracker (https://yb.tl/nb2022) is...

Newport-Bermuda tracker (https://yb.tl/nb2022) is up with one week to the start!

Gulf Stream images are here...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-22, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

That certainly makes sense, but halyards can find...

That certainly makes sense, but halyards can find their way back into them inadvertently, which may have been what happened. On the J/105s, I think it was was a class or fleet rule that the main...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-22, 09:26 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

It involved one of these. ...

It involved one of these.

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He and the owner had consumed some number of gin...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-22, 09:17 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

We'll keep that in mind.

We'll keep that in mind.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-22, 09:16 AM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Did you ever encounter "Audrey" on SA? Great...

Did you ever encounter "Audrey" on SA? Great sailor and wonderful guy with the perfect combination of competitiveness and calm. Tim Ford (also currently on SA) and I crewed on his 4KSB in a bunch...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-22, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Sheís just made of tougher stuff, son. 😉

Sheís just made of tougher stuff, son. 😉
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-22, 06:45 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

They walk everyone immediately if they can....

They walk everyone immediately if they can. Lowers the risk of blood clots, which used to be a major cause of death after THR.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-22, 06:31 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Systems are usually the problem. Glad your mom...

Systems are usually the problem. Glad your mom is okay.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-22, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

One of our Newport-Bermuda crew destroyed his...

One of our Newport-Bermuda crew destroyed his knee in an ethanol-related fall while climbing aboard the boat from a dinghy. So, I had to recruit an old buddy of mine, who has turned “pro” and...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-22, 07:01 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

God, me too! However, itís excusable and even...

God, me too! However, itís excusable and even sort of cute in an undergrad.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-22, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Yeah, way too late for me too. :cry:

Yeah, way too late for me too. :cry:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-22, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Not completely clear what drives that...

Not completely clear what drives that correlation, but muscle, bone etc. loss is a major component of frailty in the elderly and frail people die. If you want to be a robust 80 year old, you better...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-22, 02:19 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

We have foxes here too, but the mice has them...

We have foxes here too, but the mice has them outnumbered.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-22, 01:58 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

Both annoying. The goal fry thing seems to have...

Both annoying. The goal fry thing seems to have abated a bit. My daughter can do it on command along with some other pretty funny exaggerated girl stuff.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-22, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9,929
Views: 125,694
Posted By MoAlpha

I have been lifting three times a week and...

I have been lifting three times a week and slamming the protein, trying to get up to 150 for Newport-Bermuda.

Did you know that after age 55, lean body mass (controlled for height) is one of the...
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