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Posted in thread: Pics from Our Rides on 09-22-2014 at 05:39 PM
Wow. What a picture. I bet you have some challenging riding when weather permits. I'm sure I've
posted it before but if you haven't seen it, you might enjoy a 10min video from Denali Natl
Posted in thread: Pics from Our Rides on 09-21-2014 at 06:05 AM
Last Thurs. Probably the last ride before snow hits.
Posted in thread: Buying new bike on 09-21-2014 at 01:48 AM
Once you have a sense of the right size, consider a used bike via Craigslist or a local shop. A
good used bike can often be had for the price of a poor new bike and if you throw in a few
bucks for a L...
Posted in thread: Charity ride: minimal average speed?? on 07-05-2014 at 12:56 AM
That's crazy. I ride at 16-17mph normally but when it's all said and done after stopping to pee
or have a snack or stopping with a friend to let them pee or eat my over all average is more
Posted in thread: I want to be like this guy.... on 05-30-2014 at 06:19 AM
One of the issues many of us find as we get older is not just strength and stamina but also how
reliable our health is from day to day. I'm 62. Did 102mi yesterday and followed it with 20mi
of hard cl...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 04-12-2014 at 05:15 PM
and here i was thinking 'trek house brand on specialized?' I'm a bit wary of 18/24 too. I was
very concerned when I got my Spec. Roubaix with 16/20 and weighed 285lb but they held up very
well and nev...
Posted in thread: Any other Clydesdales out there? on 04-12-2014 at 05:03 PM
Like quite a few folks here, I've dropped a lot of weight by cycling and watching my food. I've
plateaued after losing 95lb and now believe that cycling is without equal in terms of helping
Posted in thread: Spin classes on 04-11-2014 at 07:39 PM
my bike is setup downstairs in a trainer with a TV in front and I watch bike races and such
when training but I simply can't/don't work as hard or as long by myself as I do in a spin
class. Spin class...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 04-11-2014 at 06:49 PM
That is an old photo, they don't make them like that any longer. Bontrager went back to a
traditional layout. ;) Lites are nice, but the Race X Lites are a huge step up. Nice catch. I
believe they ar...
Posted in thread: Custom wheel builders on 04-10-2014 at 04:56 PM
I wanted a set of wheels that I could use on my pugsley for non-fat tire biking. It has a rear
wheel even on the front. I had those built and now I can take just my bike and a second set of