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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...
Posted in thread: Any Advice For Riding With Hernia? on 09-10-2013 at 01:53 AM
Hi.....Getting a bit more personal with this post, lol. I have an inguinal hernia and have been
told that I need to be really careful to not exert myself.....until surgery has been completed
and I hav...
Posted in thread: Tour de France '13 on 07-02-2013 at 11:58 PM
Any thoughts on Team Sky? Was expecting to see a bit more from them, but their strengths might
be showcased later when the terrain changes. Still very early in the race and things will
change a lot ov...
Posted in thread: Lets see your roadies. on 06-29-2013 at 09:46 PM
Thanks TruElvis!! Now I really understand why so many people love road biking! So much fun and