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Posted in thread: No more Spouse Taxi after a breakdown on 04-29-2014 at 11:39 PM
Massachusetts/Southern New England AAA has just announced, you get roadside bike service with
your membership. They'll transport you (not fix the bike), and charges apply over 10 miles, but
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...