Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About Impressum
It is currently Fri Feb 24, 2017 12:28 am

All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 21 posts ]  Go to page 1 2 Next
Author Message
PostPosted: Wed Mar 14, 2012 8:20 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri Mar 23, 2007 12:19 pm
Posts: 1958
Location: On Pave
http://www.rapha.cc/rapha-continental-the-movie

i kinda like this life style :thumbup:

_________________
i like people... i just can't stand assholes


Top
   
Posted: Wed Mar 14, 2012 8:20 pm 


Top
   
 
PostPosted: Wed Mar 14, 2012 10:38 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sat Apr 24, 2010 7:31 pm
Posts: 396
Thanks for the link. Really enjoyed that, loved some of the comments on why they ride. Had one of those days in the saddle today where everything just came together. :D


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 12:57 am 
Offline

Joined: Sat Jun 23, 2007 12:41 am
Posts: 1748
I'm not a lover or hater of Rapha (though half of them look like they should be on penny farthing's, guess that's the Rapha look?) but liked the flick...

_________________
"It never gets easier, you just go faster..." - Greg Lemond

"I enjoy climbing...I enjoy seeing people disappear behind me." - Robert Millar


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 3:29 am 
Offline

Joined: Fri Nov 18, 2011 5:19 am
Posts: 924
I really enjoyed that, thanks for sharing.


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 3:42 am 
Offline

Joined: Sun Apr 24, 2011 6:23 am
Posts: 643
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Wouldn't call myself a fan of Rapha but I do enjoy the videos they make. This one is no exception. :)

_________________
Slam your stem.


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 5:29 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sun Sep 23, 2007 5:06 am
Posts: 516
Great video. It really brought out the emotions that I experience on a long ride.


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:57 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Oct 23, 2008 7:25 pm
Posts: 551
Those pink lady C.K. hubs are simply must haves for those Rapha riders, WHY?
But i like those movies to. awesome camera work.


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 12:12 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 14, 2007 10:32 am
Posts: 764
Location: Finland
I think I must listen to piano music next time I go riding on local gravel roads. Not forgetting my full Rapha kit.

It's going to be so emotional that I will cry.

_________________
tumblr


Top
   
PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 3:03 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Dec 28, 2009 8:30 pm
Posts: 5453
Location: Bay Area
I like the videos, not the whole vibe that they give off for their clothes.

The banjo scene, taxadermy scene and lots of those dirt roads were shot in West Virginia, when they stayed at my team's title sponsor http://www.rawtalentranch.com/.

_________________
Don't take me too seriously. The only person that doesn't hate Froome.
Gramz
Strava


Top
   
PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:06 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Oct 23, 2008 7:25 pm
Posts: 551
wish i could get that special Rapha feeling everytime i ride, maybe it's the pink hubs i am missing :mrgreen:


Top
   
PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 1:55 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sat Mar 17, 2007 10:49 am
Posts: 886
Location: Mallorca, Spain
Or perhaos you are missing their Yak Leather shoes. :unbelievable:
http://www.bikeradar.com/road/gallery/a ... Farticle#1
Keep waiting around for the punchline....


Top
   
PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 4:26 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Nov 18, 2011 5:19 am
Posts: 924
Why is their attire such a hot/sensitive topic? They're riding their bikes. Aren't we all here because we like riding bikes? :noidea:


Top
   
PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 5:06 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 23, 2006 6:35 am
Posts: 5072
Location: New York
Mainly because they only represent a particular segment of the population, that might be one reason.

_________________
I never took drugs to improve my performance at any time. I will be willing to stick my finger into a polygraph test if anyone with big media pull wants to take issue. If you buy a signed poster now it will not be tarnished later. --Graeme Obree


Top
   
PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 5:19 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Nov 18, 2011 5:19 am
Posts: 924
stella-azzurra wrote:
Mainly because they only represent a particular segment of the population, that might be one reason.

So do you. So do I.


I don't imagine this will go anywhere.


Top
   
Posted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 5:19 pm 


Top
   
 
PostPosted: Sat Mar 17, 2012 12:58 am 
Offline

Joined: Sat Jun 23, 2007 12:41 am
Posts: 1748
I really don't care either way about Rapha gear but I tend to think they give off a slightly pompous feel...

_________________
"It never gets easier, you just go faster..." - Greg Lemond

"I enjoy climbing...I enjoy seeing people disappear behind me." - Robert Millar


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 21 posts ]  Go to page 1 2 Next

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. FS: Rapha Pro Team LS Jersey Large and Rapha Winter Windproof LS Jersey Large

in For sale - Pictures are mandatory 22-3-13

nismosr

0

234

Mon Dec 05, 2016 2:24 pm

nismosr View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Rapha stuff

in For sale - Pictures are mandatory 22-3-13

ak47

0

319

Sun Feb 12, 2017 7:33 pm

ak47 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. From Castello to Rapha?

[ Go to page: 1 2 3 ]

in Cycle Chat

PLuKE

40

4761

Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:23 pm

dolophonic View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Rapha vs castelli bib sizing

in Road

nemeseri

13

1204

Fri Aug 26, 2016 7:00 am

nemeseri View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Rapha RCC Gilet + RCC Cap $180 + Shipping

in For sale - Pictures are mandatory 22-3-13

tharmor

0

252

Fri Nov 11, 2016 11:31 pm

tharmor View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: nemeseri, nobuseri and 10 guests


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:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited