Last Activity:04-21-2012 12:38 PM
Posted in thread: GIVEAWAY! Aero Tech Designs Cyclewear on 04-21-2012 at 06:35 PM
I should win the Top Shelf Shorts because I am new to the sport and I need all the help I can
get. I recently learned how to ride a bike and I have dedicated the last 4 months of my life to
Posted in thread: Need advice - looking to buy first bike on 04-21-2012 at 05:49 PM
Hi everyone!I just wanted to check in with you and let you know that I ended up getting the
2011 Specialized Dolce Sport Compact. It's the step up model with the Shimano Tiagra derrailer.
It's really ...
Posted in thread: Hello from Marcela on 02-19-2012 at 12:14 AM
Welcome Marcella. Good luck with your training!Thank you! :)
Posted in thread: Hello from Marcela on 02-19-2012 at 12:13 AM
Hi Poolie,I'm sorry about your parents. I think it's awesome that you and your wife stepped up
to the challenge and made the commitment to make a difference. The 35 mile hike sounds really
Posted in thread: Hello from Marcela on 02-10-2012 at 04:02 AM
My name is Marcela, and I am currently training for my very first triathlon!As a way of
celebrating life, since I recently reached my 3rd decade of existence, I decided to make a
commitment to myself ...
Posted in thread: Need advice - looking to buy first bike on 02-10-2012 at 03:29 AM
Thank you for the suggestions Dubgirl & Poolie!Unfortunately, I experienced first hand the real
reason why it is so worth buying the expensive padded bottoms. I went to Spin training with my
Posted in thread: Need advice - looking to buy first bike on 02-08-2012 at 06:05 AM
Specialized is a good way to go they make excellent aluminum frames. A road bike is a better
choice then a tri bike if you are just getting started because they are more stable and
versatile. You can ...
Posted in thread: Need advice - looking to buy first bike on 02-08-2012 at 05:59 AM
^^^^^^^^^^^^I've been looking at that bike, I really want it, but alas I have not the funds :(
Specialized makes fantastic bikes though. I'd say it was a good pick.I was able to find a 2011
model at m...
Posted in thread: Need advice - looking to buy first bike on 02-08-2012 at 05:56 AM
Thank you so much everyone for all the great advice! I plan on going to the LBS in my area this
weekend. I cannot wait to find THE ONE! I'm so excited! I will let you know how it goes....I
was just wo...
Posted in thread: Need advice - looking to buy first bike on 02-07-2012 at 01:50 AM
My budget is around $800. I was looking at the Specialized Dulce Women Specific. Any thoughts?