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




Post new topic This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies.  [ 8615 posts ] 
Go to page Previous  1 ... 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, 429 ... 575  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 8:38 am 
Offline

Joined: Fri Aug 20, 2010 8:10 am
Posts: 35
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:15 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sat May 26, 2012 10:57 am
Posts: 29
Here are a few piccys from todays little 30 mile potter...... http://connect.garmin.com/activity/251491026

http://app.strava.com/activities/32233511

Image

Image

Image

Flippin bloomin freezing out there. It was about -4/-5, I realise that is not as cold as some WW get but here in North Yorkshire thats bloody cold!! Roads that had been salted were fine, but this was only the main roads, the untreated country roads were covered in frost and black ice so needed to be ridden with caution. Here I feel being on fixed wheel helped tremendously.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
Posted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:15 pm 


Top
  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:19 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Dec 22, 2011 12:39 pm
Posts: 382
Location: DC
vagbouk wrote:
http://img39.imageshack.us/img39/9386/dsc00106u.jpg


That's a great photo! And a great way to start or end the day :)

_________________
My Bikes:
BMC SLR01 TeamMachine
Cannondale CAAD8


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:28 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sat May 26, 2012 10:57 am
Posts: 29
vagbouk wrote:
http://img39.imageshack.us/img39/9386/dsc00106u.jpg



Where was this taken??


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:34 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Jul 16, 2007 10:17 am
Posts: 603
Location: Latvia
Deep down in hell there is a reserved place for everyone who posts sunny pictures while most of the world is burried under a feet or two of snow. /Sarcasm/

_________________
Hand made upcycled bicycle tyre belts


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:36 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Oct 31, 2007 10:32 pm
Posts: 7412
Location: Los Angeles / Glendale, California
Makoy - if you're reading this - are you ok? Your family? Your community? How did you fair in the typhoon? Well I hope.
Your pictures are missed, but mostly I'm hoping you're alive and doing well.

_________________
Exp001 || TeamLACBC


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2012 6:59 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Dec 19, 2007 10:54 am
Posts: 189
Location: South Africa
Valley with the town of Sabie far in the distance. Great place for mountain biking, starting of my holiday with 4 days of camping and riding :D

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Dec 14, 2012 9:28 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jan 28, 2009 11:33 pm
Posts: 67
A few snaps from today's 80 mile trip to Masca, in Tenerife
Attachment:
File comment: Top of Masca. La Gomera can just be seen on the left with Gran Canaria just above the cloud base.
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 7.JPG
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 7.JPG [ 107.57 KiB | Viewed 1012 times ]
Attachment:
File comment: The descent prior to the pain that is to follow. 12-25 on the back, overgeared. 20 minutes of suffering endured
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 6.JPG
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 6.JPG [ 158.92 KiB | Viewed 1012 times ]
Attachment:
File comment: This descent melted my Mates's ZIPP 202 tub, literally. The valve hole is now about 1cm wide :-(
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 4.JPG
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 4.JPG [ 104.42 KiB | Viewed 1012 times ]
Attachment:
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 3.JPG
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 3.JPG [ 123.43 KiB | Viewed 1012 times ]
Attachment:
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 2.JPG
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 2.JPG [ 80.76 KiB | Viewed 1012 times ]
Attachment:
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 1.JPG
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 1.JPG [ 130.36 KiB | Viewed 1012 times ]


Attachments:
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 5.JPG
Tenerife 2012 Masca Ride 5.JPG [ 142.72 KiB | Viewed 1012 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Dec 14, 2012 10:23 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jun 17, 2010 5:03 pm
Posts: 2014
Location: San Francisco Peninsula
Holy f***, I'm envious.

prendrefeu wrote:
Makoy - if you're reading this - are you ok? Your family? Your community? How did you fair in the typhoon? Well I hope.
Your pictures are missed, but mostly I'm hoping you're alive and doing well.


Damn, they're saying almost 1,000 dead and 80,000 homeless.

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


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Dec 14, 2012 11:17 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Aug 20, 2010 8:10 am
Posts: 35
Deus wrote:
vagbouk wrote:
Image



Where was this taken??


In Greece the sun is always shinning!!!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 4:29 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu May 14, 2009 12:19 pm
Posts: 1116
Location: Norway
Vagbouk, lovely photo!

Not on the road today, but on a frozen lake with close to perfect ice. So much fun in speedskating.

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Sun Dec 16, 2012 5:05 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Sep 21, 2006 8:54 pm
Posts: 699
Location: Reading, UK
I was very literally on the road today. Out on the clubrun, chilly morning but not obviously dangerous, until in a slight dip approaching a right-hander I began to get alarmed about the way the rear wheel was feeling. I slowed down approaching the bend and was dismayed but not surprised to see two guys go down together. I tried to roll to a stop but a second later I too was sliding along the tarmac. It was low speed, I guess I was sliding because it was so icy. No real damage done, slight graze on hip. Photo shows us thinking about what to do next since that lane was now unattractive. We took to busier but ice-free main roads. With low sun and wet roads the rest of the ride was hard on the eyes.

Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Sun Dec 16, 2012 8:01 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Oct 31, 2007 10:32 pm
Posts: 7412
Location: Los Angeles / Glendale, California
...getting worried about Makoy.

Am I the only one with concern here (along with jmilliron)?

_________________
Exp001 || TeamLACBC


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: On the road today...
PostPosted: Sun Dec 16, 2012 8:40 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri Feb 11, 2011 3:04 am
Posts: 2454
Location: Mississippi
prendrefeu wrote:
...getting worried about Makoy.

Am I the only one with concern here (along with jmilliron)?


You are not the only one concerned about Makoy! How can we get word from him? Obviously if he is fine WW isn't a priority for him. I for one offer prayers for his safety.

_________________
Cannondale Evo

http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=130192


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: On the road today...
Posted: Sun Dec 16, 2012 8:40 pm 


Top
  
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Sun Dec 16, 2012 9:49 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Oct 18, 2006 10:15 am
Posts: 215
prendrefeu wrote:
...Makoy.... Am I the only one with concern here (along with jmilliron)?


nope.
I am worried as well. Just thinking more words will not help right now.

hoping he's doing ok, and his family is safe.

Oren


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies.  [ 8615 posts ] 
Go to page Previous  1 ... 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, 429 ... 575  Next


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: DEADRE, tymon_tm and 14 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:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. 2015 On the road today...

[ Go to page: 1 ... 5, 6, 7 ]

in Cycle Chat

Frankie - B

92

10823

Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:33 am

dudemanppl View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. 2015 OTRT (on the road today) January nominations

in Cycle Chat

Frankie - B

3

372

Mon Feb 02, 2015 5:44 am

dmp View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Mixing road and mtb

in MTB

bikedoc

3

443

Sun Feb 01, 2015 4:47 am

bikedoc View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Road Frame. 56 (L)

in Wanted

prmsc

0

25

Fri Feb 27, 2015 2:20 pm

prmsc View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. 26inch road rim 20/24 h

in Everything wheels

kavitator

7

386

Thu Jun 26, 2014 10:39 am

kavitator View the latest post


It is currently Thu Mar 05, 2015 1:24 pm

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



+++ ONLY FOR SHORT TIME +++
-10% on Schmolke        Discunt will be shown / added at the shopping basket. NOT combinable with regular WW discount!
▹ TLO Oversize road bar
▹ TLO seatpost
▹ TLO FullOversize road bar 46cm
▹ TLO Triathlon Bar