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  • Posted in thread: Hybrid or Road bike on 03-27-2015 at 03:25 AM
    Buy the friggin' thing. You're 69. You don't need permission!

  • Posted in thread: MSR recap on 03-26-2015 at 10:28 PM
    As only Cosmo can:

  • Posted in thread: Got out for a 15 mile ride today. on 03-25-2015 at 10:20 PM
    Hard to say why you are sliding forward as bars are above saddle. Are you short; is too tube
    too long? Maybe it's the pic but saddle looks not level to me.

  • Posted in thread: Got out for a 15 mile ride today. on 03-25-2015 at 12:29 PM
    OK, got out and fought the wind (at least 1/2 way) for a great 15 mile ride. Here is what I
    noticed. First, my seat is curved at the back, not sure why. But the best support seems to be
    at the top of ...

  • Posted in thread: Rant, rave and flame on! on 03-22-2015 at 03:16 AM
    The UCI should be disgraced for allowing Alberto Contador to ride. The tour is upset because
    Lance again will get more international coverage then them. At least you won't need to
    subscribe to a premi...

  • Posted in thread: Picking a bike on 03-21-2015 at 10:16 AM
    I recommend increasing your budget, maybe close to doubling it. You get what you pay for.
    Better to wait a bit longer for the purchase and be happier in the long run with better
    quality. Just my .02.

  • Posted in thread: Today's Tip. on 03-18-2015 at 10:47 AM
    I've had screws come out of my cleats while mtbing. That was entertaining... Having to leave a
    shoe on a bike is fun, esp when you are laying upside down on the side of a hill.Blue loctite.

  • Posted in thread: Help With Aero Bars on 03-12-2015 at 03:47 PM

  • Posted in thread: Couple of winter biking questions on 03-08-2015 at 06:23 PM
    Water is fine by itself if you get to it right away. Otherwise a cleaner. I have a spray bottle
    of diluted simple green and another of water that work well. If you have a flasher, you can
    wear whateve...

  • Posted in thread: kuurne-brussel-kuurne on 03-06-2015 at 02:54 PM
    I never listen to Gogulski, more of a Phil and Paul fan for the Tours. I usually catch the
    steephill feeds live after an early morning weekend ride during the classics season, over some
    pancakes or eg...

May 22, 2013  •  12:03 PM
We are cat parents also. 9 months now. First cat ever for both of us and he has completely whooped us. Rescue. Bottle fed.
Husband told me they make baskets to ride them on bikes with...
May 22, 2013  •  12:17 PM
30 years of cats here. Lot's of fun!