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Posted in thread: Pacemaker on 10-09-2013 at 01:26 AM
Yes, I've discussed with one cardiologist and am seeing a 2nd. I'm curious among those cured to
ride, what's it like?
Posted in thread: Pacemaker on 10-07-2013 at 12:54 AM
Anyone riding with one? What are the effects, what are the restrictions on what you can do?
Posted in thread: Fat burn question on 09-29-2013 at 01:21 PM
Supposedly, a steady 14-16 mph burns something like 600-700 calories an hour. What happens if
you average that speed, but up and down hills? So, sometimes you're hitting the hills,
sometimes you're co...
Posted in thread: BMW drivers are most dangerous for cyclists? on 08-15-2013 at 01:07 AM
And, here's another set of studies saying Beamer drivers are the worst drivers overall:
IMHO, VW drivers are about as bad--maybe they feel less entitled, but they're much younger (by
the time they...
Posted in thread: 65 miles an hour while standing still on 08-07-2013 at 02:20 AM
Twice now my new cyclecomputer (Cateye Strada Slim--wireless) has suddenly said the bike is
going 45-65 mph while parked in my garage. Both times the furnace motor had started running,
it's a few feet...
Posted in thread: Helmets and Concussions on 08-07-2013 at 02:15 AM
Yup, Rola643, that is the article. (Bicycling mag appears to put their print stories up on the
website with about a month lag)
Posted in thread: The "Happy Seat" on 07-25-2013 at 01:31 AM
This is too good not to post
Posted in thread: Goal accomplished. 100km ride by age 30 on 06-21-2013 at 01:59 AM
Did my first today (63 mi, about 4 1/2 hours). Now I get a couple years' grace saying that I've
ridden my age.
Posted in thread: Cateye Stealth 10 on 06-21-2013 at 01:53 AM
Anybody have experience with this Cateye GPS based cyclocomputer? My favorite LBS is pushing
it. Reviewers at Amazon generally like it, though a few say it has trouble keeping the
satellite signal whe...
Posted in thread: Helmets and Concussions on 05-04-2013 at 07:57 PM
This afternoon I visited one of my LBS's to ask about the new MIPS helmets. It was news to the
guy (who is technically very astute, not just a sales clerk). My other good LBS doesn't appear
to carry t...