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  1. Thread: Finally!

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    Welcome back!!

    Welcome back!!
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    Yogurt conspiracy

    I eat a lot of Greek yogurt. I like the taste, it has a lot of protein plus it has healthy bacteria. I'm not much of a meat eater, so I really have to make an effort to get enough protein each day....
  3. Thread: august rides

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    I rode 79 miles today, my first >70 miler in...

    I rode 79 miles today, my first >70 miler in years. It was a century ride put on by a local racing team, but I figured out a couple of short cuts because I didn't want to ride more than 80. I rode...
  4. I'm trying to forget how close winter is, and...

    I'm trying to forget how close winter is, and getting closer with each (earlier) sunset.

    I only do one-day rides, generally local. But one of my friends did the Michigander ride this summer, and...
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    I was just in a Hallmark store picking up a...

    I was just in a Hallmark store picking up a birthday card for my cousin, and they were selling O'Keefe's. There was a small display near the cash register.

    (I probably should have picked some up,...
  6. You get much better stability when you inflate...

    You get much better stability when you inflate your tires less. I haven't ridden real single track in a long time, but sometimes I'll ride my mountain bike on a bridle path next to a rail trail in...
  7. How much air was in your tires?

    How much air was in your tires?
  8. Thread: august rides

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    I think you should try to bring up the...

    I think you should try to bring up the possibility of cardiac issues with your friend, just to be safe.

    I rode 20 miles after work last night. The guys at my LBS are beyond awesome. They replaced...
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    I don't know anything about hybrids, but I think...

    I don't know anything about hybrids, but I think possibly with the FX you would just need a different stem rather than a different handlebar. If you explain why you are uncomfortable to the people at...
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    I have friends (men and women) who are over 70...

    I have friends (men and women) who are over 70 and they ride several days a week, and faster than me.
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    Terry and Skirt Sports both have nice cycling...

    Terry and Skirt Sports both have nice cycling skorts, available through TE.
  12. Thread: august rides

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    I started having chafing problems with the Neo...

    I started having chafing problems with the Neo Power shorts, including a new pair of them. I think something about me has changed, the way I'm sitting or something. I've been happy with the Gore...
  13. Not possible for everyone.

    Not possible for everyone.
  14. We have lots of these things in Arlington, but...

    We have lots of these things in Arlington, but they call them something different -- bump-outs, I think. But they also keep adding bike lanes and sharrows, too.

    There are a couple of...
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    FWIW I've been wearing Endura half-finger cycling...

    FWIW I've been wearing Endura half-finger cycling gloves as weight training gloves for the past few months and are very happy with them. The padding is very thin, and they don't have giant irritating...
  16. Around there there's a scam where someone calls...

    Around there there's a scam where someone calls claiming to be from the IRS, saying you owe a huge amount in back taxes and fines, and you must immediately pay them by sending gift cards for Home...
  17. Yeah. No dark colors, they absorb heat. Light...

    Yeah. No dark colors, they absorb heat. Light color or big sections of white, plus good fit, vents, visor to keep the sun off my face and rain out of my eyes, lightweight, comfortable, bonus points...
  18. Thread: august rides

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    I rode last night after work. Started later than...

    I rode last night after work. Started later than usual because (a) things suck at work right now and (b) I had to wait for a thunderstorm to pass. The roads were still wet for much of the ride. My...
  19. I think sometimes if you pedal backwards, the...

    I think sometimes if you pedal backwards, the chain will go back on.
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    I'd like definitions of "gulp" and "sip." I...

    I'd like definitions of "gulp" and "sip."

    I don't know what I do, but I don't get stomach cramps from drinking.
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    Mile 27. At my pace, that takes about two hours...

    Mile 27. At my pace, that takes about two hours of cycling. I would need to have drunk two bottles of water and/or Gatorade and had 400-500 calories of snacks at that point. The snacks would need to...
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    Congrats and welcome back!!

    Congrats and welcome back!!
  23. I was thinking about this thread the other day...

    I was thinking about this thread the other day during a big club ride. Reading a cue sheet is much harder while riding in close proximity to others -- you can't afford to look down to see what the...
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    My thinking on tights is: I would typically be...

    My thinking on tights is: I would typically be putting them on after a ride, which means I'm probably changing clothes in a heavily-used public restroom (gas station, convenience store, fast food...
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    The last time I got poison ivy from mountain...

    The last time I got poison ivy from mountain biking, I think read that Simple Green was good for cleaning the oil off stuff.

    My sympathies to you both. I've had some epic cases of poison ivy over...
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