HOT: Active* forum members generally gain 5% discount at starbike.com store!
Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Articles FAQ Contact About




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 8449 posts ] 
Go to page Previous  1 ... 410, 411, 412, 413, 414, 415, 416 ... 564  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 10:41 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Mar 01, 2012 2:10 am
Posts: 241
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
Posted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 10:41 am 


Top
  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 12:13 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Dec 15, 2004 10:54 am
Posts: 1395
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Kinglake Rush? Looks like a nice day out... :thumbup:

_________________
http://climbinglama.blogspot.com.au


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 1:56 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu May 04, 2006 4:43 pm
Posts: 5073
Location: Wherever there's a mountain beckoning to be climbed
I don't think that's 10 speed, as opposed to 11 speed or 9 speed. I think that's 10 speed, as in 10 total, i.e., 2 front by 5 rear, and what such bikes were called back in the '70s when road biking, and "10 speeds", dramatically increased in popularity. Some people still refer to all such bikes as 10 speeds.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 2:04 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jan 05, 2011 8:05 am
Posts: 380
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Meanwhile, in Italy, you see things like this on road railings:
"Marco, you will always live in our hearts"


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2012 7:20 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Dec 21, 2005 4:37 pm
Posts: 1335
Yes, it is a common sight on most of the climbs...like: " Pantani X sempre"

_________________
"Smart may have the answers, but stupid have all the interesting questions."


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2012 12:29 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Aug 02, 2011 9:20 pm
Posts: 1178
Location: New Zealand
Corresponding article if you want to read it and the masses of comments http://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/news/7905671/Idiots-and-scumbags-sabotage-race

_________________
2012 BMC SLR 6.02kg http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=110390


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2012 1:30 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 25, 2009 9:34 am
Posts: 403
Location: Melb, Australia
Was a joke guys. Dry humour doesn't translate well through text... or it just wasn't funny :lol:

_________________
CAAD10 Di2


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:06 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Tue Aug 05, 2008 6:14 am
Posts: 160
Location: Sunny Santa Monica, CA
Few from the mountain:

Started the ride by going up:
Image

New bars and saddle:
Image

Then I went down, and decided to take the scenic route back. The beach. I love southern CA.
Image
Image

Ride data:
http://connect.garmin.com/activity/240872420

Cheers

Rob

_________________
Brewer McFadden says "Everyday should be the best day ever"


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:29 am 
Offline

Joined: Thu Mar 01, 2012 2:10 am
Posts: 241
Dalai wrote:
Kinglake Rush? Looks like a nice day out... :thumbup:

It was. Surprisingly warm on Sunday morning and I had way too many clothes on. I did it twice for the first time ever.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:52 am 
Offline

Joined: Sun Sep 05, 2010 11:33 am
Posts: 708
Location: Subic Bay, Philippines
Image

Image

Image

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:07 am 
Offline
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Sat Mar 14, 2009 6:08 am
Posts: 7558
Location: Geeeelong!
Brisbane Ranges. The ultimate place for secret training

Image

_________________
http://www.nicksquillari.com.au Forum Jedi


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 8:45 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jun 17, 2010 5:03 pm
Posts: 2010
Location: San Francisco Peninsula
Image

Image

Making the best of the time change.

_________________
2013 Wilier Cento1 SR || 2009 Ridley Crossbow || 2011 Yeti AS-R 5 Carbon


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:14 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Apr 01, 2010 10:24 am
Posts: 594
Superb shots Jmilliron. We have that kind of light (as long as the weather isn't balls) at 2:30pm here - curse the clock change.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:17 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Dec 17, 2009 8:35 pm
Posts: 28
Sunrise Saturday before the clocks changed

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
Posted: Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:17 pm 


Top
  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Nov 08, 2012 6:53 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jan 05, 2011 8:05 am
Posts: 380
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
jmilliron - that 2nd shot is wonderful, good eye


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 8449 posts ] 
Go to page Previous  1 ... 410, 411, 412, 413, 414, 415, 416 ... 564  Next


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies. Lake CX331 Road Shoes $244.99; Sale today only

in Cycle Chat

Cleaner

2

936

Thu Oct 17, 2013 4:54 pm

Cleaner View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Got my red Sidi shoes today

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Road

SalsaLover

15

2283

Mon Nov 11, 2013 3:18 pm

Wingnut View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Interesting stuff at London Bikeshow today - Viner Maxima is

in Cycle Chat

TimW

5

1295

Tue Feb 18, 2014 2:56 pm

TimW View the latest post


It is currently Sun Aug 31, 2014 1:49 am

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Advertising   –  FAQ   –  Contact   –  Convert   –  About

© Weight Weenies 2000-2013
hosted by starbike.com


How to get rid of these ads? Just register!


Powered by phpBB