2018 PRO thread

Questions about bike hire abroad and everything light bike related. No off-topic chat please

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zirxo
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by zirxo

What are those? It looks like a really smart system.

Antoine
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by Antoine

Long stems but small frames for the pros : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJALTWoFNlg

A.Blythe explains why a 150 mm stem: "the stem chose me ... no bike fit" https://youtu.be/ZJALTWoFNlg?t=59

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tymon_tm
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by tymon_tm

with bikes getting more and more complicated, and less - as we say it in my neck of the wood - idiot-resistant, it's no brainer mechanical issues will become more frequent.
kkibbler wrote: WW remembers.

boots2000
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by boots2000

Maybe Tag Connect since Tag is a race sponsor/supplier?

Looks like Cav had a yellow one on?-

mrgray wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:42 pm
watch with red band (can u pls post a photo again) might be a polar. i noted that CX guy sven nys had a killer watch and it was a polar https://twitter.com/sven_nys/status/324203116343988224

maybe this one?

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http://www.cyclist.co.uk/news/4210/coln ... newsletter

Eagerly awaiting the Pinarello ZX Spectrum

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TonyM
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maquisard wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:44 pm
http://www.cyclist.co.uk/news/4210/coln ... newsletter

Eagerly awaiting the Pinarello ZX Spectrum
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=149258

BTW, what is supposed to be the "Pinarello ZX Spectrum"?

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TonyM
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Alaphilippe in a good shape before the classics :thumbup:

Here the 4th stage at the Colombia Oro y Paz

1 Julian ALAPHILIPPE
2 Sergio HENAO
3 Nairo QUINTANA
4 Rigoberto URAN
5 Jhonatan NARVAEZ
6 Egan BERNAL
7 Ivan SOSA
8 Danny OSORIO
9 Diego OCHOA
10 Aristobulo CALA\


and he is now leading the race !

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boots2000 wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 4:52 pm
Maybe Tag Connect since Tag is a race sponsor/supplier?

Looks like Cav had a yellow one on?-

mrgray wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:42 pm
watch with red band (can u pls post a photo again) might be a polar. i noted that CX guy sven nys had a killer watch and it was a polar https://twitter.com/sven_nys/status/324203116343988224

maybe this one?
Cav is wearing a brand called Richard Mille.

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ave
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by ave

>BTW, what is supposed to be the "Pinarello ZX Spectrum"?
Something which competes with the C64, but worse. :)

maquisard
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by maquisard

Thank you for getting my awful joke...

ZX Spectrum was of course better!

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TonyM wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:50 pm
BTW, what is supposed to be the "Pinarello ZX Spectrum"?
'80s computer joke :P

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TonyM
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by TonyM

Hey I am sure the Marketing department of some bike manufacturer has a trademark on it! :mrgreen:

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by Wookski

tmr5555 wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:54 pm
boots2000 wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 4:52 pm
Maybe Tag Connect since Tag is a race sponsor/supplier?

Looks like Cav had a yellow one on?-

mrgray wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:42 pm
watch with red band (can u pls post a photo again) might be a polar. i noted that CX guy sven nys had a killer watch and it was a polar https://twitter.com/sven_nys/status/324203116343988224

maybe this one?
Cav is wearing a brand called Richard Mille.
So baller he doesn’t give a fu&k about crashing with a $200k+ watch. Yeah!

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Wookski
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Nefarious86 wrote:
Sat Feb 10, 2018 1:37 am
Or just hasn't played for it ;)




http://www.watchfinder.com.au/articles/ ... -cavendish
It’s still awesome and funny that Richard Mille’s marketing department would be thinking: Nadal, Button, Alonso, Grosjean, Blake. We’re missing something... what about The Cav?!

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