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    Ummm. This is no place upon which you can put a...

    Ummm. This is no place upon which you can put a bandage.
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    How do you heal a .....

    Very small sore on the most tender of the soft tissue where you contact the saddle. It's smaller than a pea in size and gets red/swollen after riding, even with using chamois cream, etc. It was...
  3. That looks good. If I don't buy it from a...

    That looks good. If I don't buy it from a regular store, though, I guess I have no way to try and return. I'm still not sure if the cutout was 100% of my problem, or if it was compounded with more...
  4. My understanding is that the non-cutout version...

    My understanding is that the non-cutout version of the diva was discontinued. If you have information otherwise please share a link or part-number so I can look for it. Thanks!!!!
  5. A lighter firmer saddle than Sella Italia Gel Flow?

    I used the "Ldy" Selle Italia Gel Flow for 7500 miles and I was getting really sore muscles and a tight back and then realized that sitting on that saddle made me feel like I was sinking in a...
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    How do you know if saddle is worn out?

    If your trusty saddle *looks* just fine, how do you know if it is worn out? My Sella Italia Trans Am Ldy looks like it always did, but I swear it seems a little more "flexy" in the middle section...
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    Uh oh, an expensive problem

    I recently purchased some expensive winter bib pants without a chamois. My reasoning was that they are so expensive, and will be worn 5 days a week in the winter, they would last longer if I got the...
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    WARMEST winter tights -- NO chamois ?

    I am looking for the warmest lady tights you can buy without a chamois. Was thinking about the Assos Uma S5 rated at 0-8 degrees celsius (32 - 46 F) but it seems to only come with a chamois. Other...
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    Wow, Darcy, it sounds like you hit the nail on...

    Wow, Darcy, it sounds like you hit the nail on the head! Even at night if it gets hot in the house and I get the slightest bit of skin warmth or moisture in that same area it starts itching. FWIW I...
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    Recovery/healing from chafing?

    I am very surprised about the chafing I have from rides the last 2 days (37 and 60 miles). I started riding last fall and at this point have 3500 miles. At first I never used a chamois cream unless...
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    Then it sounds like you might really like Hoo Ha...

    Then it sounds like you might really like Hoo Ha Ride Glide. It also has tea tree oil and other natural things and does not stain.
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    For those of you who wear wool socks in the...

    For those of you who wear wool socks in the "winter" with your Keen sandals--what is winter in your land? Here we ride in 35-ish degrees and I can't imagne Keens! I wear thick smartwool winter...
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    For those wearing Keen sandals...

    I bought a pair of Keen cycling (SPD) sandals yesterday and have not yet mounted the cleats. I was curious, since so many people seem to ride with these, how many actually use them WITH cleats and...
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    I have these things

    I have the Specialized Tahoe shoe and the Shimano platform/clipless pedal that you mentioned. The shoe is very comfortable but the sole is not particularly stiff, in fact I think my light walk/hike...
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    Saddle and tailbone pressure?

    I occasionally have pressure on my tailbone and I can't quite identify the cause of it. I can ride for days or even weeks without this, and then when conditions are just right it can occur almost...
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    Facial Wipes?

    I'm wondering if there is a quality product that's gentle and good for the facial skin that comes in a foil packet or something portable to use as a facial wipe after rides when you may be eating...
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    Fun!

    We did this years ago. When the kids got too old to ride in the Burley trailer we switched them to the back of a tandem. We bought an entry level (but still nice) Burley Duet road tandem. Burley...
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    Who makes this bra??

    I can't find what I need, so perhaps you all have ideas/experience:

    1. wicking fabric, hopefully with some ventilation panels (center front)
    2. color must be beige/skin tone or white (prefer...
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    Chemical Sunscreen or Physical Sun Block?

    What kind of sun protection do you use on your face? I normally use a physical sunblock with zinc oxide rather than a chemical sunscreen but I'm noticing that neither of these work well on my upper...
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    It's a Garmin 205

    Ooops there is a TYPO in my subject line. It is the new Garmin Edge 500, set on biking.
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    Calories burned (Garmin)

    Why does the Garmin computer say 1800+ calories burned when I am NOT wearing the heart rate monitor and about 300 calories burned when I AM wearing the monitor (same distance and route) ??
  22. Thread: Skin care?

    by deskrider
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    Skin care?

    Since I've started riding (last September) I've done about 1700 miles. I have already noticed in the 5 months that it has taken a toll on my skin despite the fact that I have been more than...
  23. Thread: Rain jacket?

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    riding conditions...

    The purpose of this jacket would be to pack small and have with us for whenever there was unexpected rain during spring, summer and fall riding. I mean a downpour, or a steady rain encountered while...
  24. Thread: Rain jacket?

    by deskrider
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    Rain jacket?

    Do any of you have suggestions for the best SMALL/PACKABLE waterproof (not water resistant) BREATHABLE rain jacket for cycling? I have a clear plastic ventilated thing that's waterproof and...
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    2010...

    Hi! I had a very crappy 2010 (and 2009) too. Although it sounds like our bad years did not end up exactly the same I am VERY VERY excited for you and your new bike!!! My DH wanted me to get a bike...
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