Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About
It is currently Wed May 25, 2016 10:10 pm
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED

If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies.  [ 8615 posts ]  Go to page Previous 1445 446 447 448 449575 Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 1:10 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Mar 26, 2012 2:45 pm
Posts: 113
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Timo,
Beautiful photos! What skewers are you using?

Best Regards,
monkeyburger

_________________
...finding my inner Onoda-kun...


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 3:28 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 24, 2005 12:10 am
Posts: 1329
Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Those are the "classic" Tune skewers :thumbup:

_________________
And if I ever meet an aardvark, I'm going to step on its damn protruding nasal implement until it couldn't suck up an insect if its life depended on it.


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 3:47 pm 
Offline

Joined: Tue Jun 21, 2011 1:05 pm
Posts: 326
Image

Hills around Pau. A lot warmer than the clothing of these two would suggest...at least 18C but back to -ve numbers for the weekend :up:

Interested to see if this works. Trying out Instagram for the first time since Strava has linked to it...


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 4:24 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sat Aug 13, 2011 9:21 am
Posts: 289
Location: UK
Bloody traffic...

Image


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 7:10 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Nov 07, 2011 5:46 am
Posts: 225
101-mile ride of the damned this weekend.

These are the pictures from the first half of the ride, when the weather was acceptable, after that it was all freezing rain and fog. I will write this up on the blog soon, but until then...

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

_________________
Riding the Catskills


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 7:14 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu May 04, 2006 4:43 pm
Posts: 5324
Location: Wherever there's a mountain beckoning to be climbed
50 odd miles in freezing rain and fog - doesn't sound like ideal riding conditions.

As for the first 50 odd miles in "acceptable" conditions, all I can say is you are very generous in what you consider acceptable.

Note to self: do not go the the Catskills to ride centuries in January.


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 7:53 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Feb 24, 2011 6:33 pm
Posts: 413
Location: bay area, california
meanwhile in California...

Image

Image

Image

I do not take for granted where I live :thumbup: :beerchug:

_________________
bike / strava / instagram


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 8:31 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu May 04, 2006 4:43 pm
Posts: 5324
Location: Wherever there's a mountain beckoning to be climbed
Mt. Hamilton, I presume?

http://mtham.ucolick.org/techdocs/MH_weather/mirrors/nickel-curr/Current_Vantage_Pro_Plus.htm


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 11:36 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Feb 24, 2011 6:33 pm
Posts: 413
Location: bay area, california
correct, the view of the east bay area in the first photo and the observatory in the second photo are the giveaways :)

_________________
bike / strava / instagram


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Feb 01, 2013 12:03 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu May 04, 2006 4:43 pm
Posts: 5324
Location: Wherever there's a mountain beckoning to be climbed
I included the link to the real-time weather conditions at the observatory atop Mt. Hamilton in my post above.

Here is the temperature over the last day (there are plenty of other items also displayed in the linked page).
Attachment:
OutsideTempHistory.gif
OutsideTempHistory.gif [ 12.95 KiB | Viewed 1066 times ]

Not too shabby for 4209 (or is that 4213?) ft. elevation in January (although even in March, it can at times be a lot colder - trust me, my fingers know).
[/envy]


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Feb 01, 2013 2:50 am 
Offline

Joined: Fri Sep 12, 2008 8:54 am
Posts: 14
Image


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Feb 01, 2013 4:43 am 
Offline

Joined: Fri Aug 05, 2011 5:18 am
Posts: 181
Location: Arizona
Crossett wrote:
Image


I used to ride on the Oregon side of the gorge, up and down the road from the Vista House, all the way up to where the road washed out from a mud slide. Some times I really miss living up there!!


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Feb 01, 2013 6:00 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Dec 15, 2004 10:54 am
Posts: 1474
Location: Melbourne, Australia
wojchiech wrote:
meanwhile in California...

I do not take for granted where I live :thumbup: :beerchug:


Please keep them coming! :thumbup: Still 7 months before I'll be there...

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


Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Fri Feb 01, 2013 9:03 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Jan 28, 2011 7:07 am
Posts: 15
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Noordhoek, Cape Town, South Africa. Summer


Attachments:
File comment: dangerous in Africa
71876_10151440389596054_593561004_n.jpg
71876_10151440389596054_593561004_n.jpg [ 73.53 KiB | Viewed 889 times ]
397443_10151440389171054_926476956_n.jpg
397443_10151440389171054_926476956_n.jpg [ 110.56 KiB | Viewed 889 times ]
483008_10151440389526054_1292387227_n.jpg
483008_10151440389526054_1292387227_n.jpg [ 99.08 KiB | Viewed 889 times ]
Top
   
 
 Post subject: Re: On the road today...
PostPosted: Sat Feb 02, 2013 1:43 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jun 17, 2010 5:03 pm
Posts: 2014
Location: San Francisco Peninsula
Image

February in the northern hemisphere.

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


Top
   
 
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 1445 446 447 448 449575 Next

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Attachment(s) 2016 On the road today...

[ Go to page: 121 22 23 24 25 ]

in Cycle Chat

Frankie - B

367

40984

Wed May 25, 2016 5:08 pm

lrdunc View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Today is not my day...

[ Go to page: 1 2 3 ]

in Road

tim7219

30

3154

Thu Aug 20, 2015 10:00 am

Harmitc View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Commuting Today

in Commuting

9734344

2

196

Tue May 17, 2016 12:34 am

megl View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Got my New Ican AC059 Thru Axle version today

[ Go to page: 1 2 ]

in Cyclocross / Touring

ajh

20

1507

Wed Mar 23, 2016 1:25 am

ajh View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: BdaGhisallo, Google [Bot], jeffy and 8 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