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Posted in thread: Tour de France 2014 on 07-20-2014 at 02:22 AM
I'm REALLY itching to see Tejay win a stage in the mountains. From how he is riding, looks like
he will do it at some point here.
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 06-14-2014 at 11:25 PM
Went for a short ride this afternoon and realized I am at my 1 year anniversary of being a
Roadie!! About 1 year ago to this date, I brought home my TREK Madone and transitioned from a
Hybrid bike to ...
Posted in thread: Downhill Fears on 05-24-2014 at 07:02 PM
I like the video Beanz!! Is that Los Angeles County? As for descending faster, What helped me
was going on rides with friends who are fast, humble, and patient at the same time. They pushed
me to ride...
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 04-10-2014 at 05:06 PM
Got out today finally!! The weather here in VA is improving and a medical condition that has
been a big "pain in the butt" is finally getting better. Problem has kept me off the saddle for
the last th...
Posted in thread: Pulled the trigger on 02-16-2014 at 11:53 PM
I traded in my Trek FX 7.7 and threw in a few dollars to pick up a Domane 4.3 at my LBS. I
purposely try to ride over potholes and rough areas of the trail just to see how much that
bikes dampens ever...
Posted in thread: Wisconsin cyclist: 'Hello, I'm the guy you hit on the bicycle' on 01-25-2014 at 02:28 PM
The whole thing is pretty messed up. Here in VA, we have some bills to protect cyclists from
"bad drivers" that are being voted on. One has been approved while the 3 other bills are moving
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 11-24-2013 at 08:29 PM
First ride since major abdominal surgery on Nov 4. Only did a few miles at a more relaxed pace
to avoid doing any damage. So nice being back on 2 wheels again!! Short and sweet ride!! Temps
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 11-08-2013 at 06:05 PM
No ride today. My last ride was on Monday. Had major surgery to repair probably 3 inguinal
hernias on Tuesday. Will be at least a few weeks until I can ride again. Looking forward to
being back on my ...
Posted in thread: Any Advice For Riding With Hernia? on 09-22-2013 at 02:20 AM
Thanks for the thoughts everyone! I have surgery scheduled for Nov 5 at 8am. Will be taking it
easy on the bike until then....based on doctor's orders. Should be back to 100% by the middle
or end of D...
Posted in thread: Any Advice For Riding With Hernia? on 09-10-2013 at 10:31 PM
Thanks everyone for your thoughts and concerns. This certainly is a forum that cares about
people. My primary care physician cleared me for light riding that does not involve any
straining. Hard train...