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by mikesbytes
10 Oct 2014, 20:16
Forum: Road
Topic: Fixie Century 2014
Replies: 48
Views: 5536

Re: Fixie Century 2014

I vote for the Camden route
by mikesbytes
10 Oct 2014, 07:17
Forum: Road
Topic: Ride to Work Day Wednesday October 15th
Replies: 18
Views: 2097

Re: Ride to Work Day Wednesday October 15th

Thanks Peter, I'll join you say 7.45
by mikesbytes
09 Oct 2014, 15:26
Forum: Road
Topic: Ride to Work Day Wednesday October 15th
Replies: 18
Views: 2097

Re: Ride to Work Day Wednesday October 15th

What time is breakfast?
by mikesbytes
24 Sep 2014, 12:31
Forum: Road
Topic: Injured
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

Re: Injured

It's a serious problem you have and it can't be more highly stressed that you get expert advice before embarking on a cure.

You can't trade your back in on a new one. Please seek out the expert advice before embarking on any generic solution.
by mikesbytes
19 Sep 2014, 14:44
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Planet X (UK) order mistake
Replies: 12
Views: 1760

Re: Planet X (UK) order mistake

Guess that unbolting it made it a secondhand product
by mikesbytes
18 Sep 2014, 15:58
Forum: Road
Topic: Park Bikes Sydney Club Cup - Sunday 19th October 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 800

Re: Park Bikes Sydney Club Cup - Sunday 19th October 2014

jcaley wrote:Its the same day as the fixie century

Well that counts me out
by mikesbytes
17 Sep 2014, 16:28
Forum: Conversation
Topic: "The curious case of the cyclist’s unshaven legs"
Replies: 9
Views: 1498

Re: "The curious case of the cyclist’s unshaven legs"

Karzie wrote:Then there's the ingrown hairs... :(


Wax
by mikesbytes
14 Sep 2014, 21:39
Forum: Road
Topic: 2014 Nsw masters road championships
Replies: 18
Views: 2286

Re: 2014 Nsw masters road championships

I've entered all 3.

Entries close in 2 hours
by mikesbytes
14 Sep 2014, 12:09
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11180

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

It was a great event, thanks for organising and running
by mikesbytes
13 Sep 2014, 20:35
Forum: Road
Topic: 2014 Nsw masters road championships
Replies: 18
Views: 2286

Re: 2014 Nsw masters road championships

What did you win?
by mikesbytes
12 Sep 2014, 13:37
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11180

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Where about within rockwood ?
by mikesbytes
12 Sep 2014, 13:34
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Planet X (UK) order mistake
Replies: 12
Views: 1760

Re: Planet X (UK) order mistake

A lot of mucking around

Do you still want to borrow a chain ring?
by mikesbytes
07 Sep 2014, 16:25
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Delta Vincent two-bike rack - free to good home
Replies: 1
Views: 667

Re: Delta Vincent two-bike rack - free to good home

I had a different 2 bike rack and it broke, so I need a new one, so yes please
by mikesbytes
06 Sep 2014, 14:24
Forum: Track
Topic: Training Plan / Weight Training Advice
Replies: 4
Views: 1126

Re: Training Plan / Weight Training Advice

I know a track training plan would be quite specific to both the athlete and types of events you are targeting. I put myself in the Endurance Event basket but with specific training could work on speed and strength to be better in sprints. Does anyone have advice on: 1. Gyms in the CBD (not FF or o...
by mikesbytes
01 Sep 2014, 21:49
Forum: Road
Topic: Fixie Century 2014
Replies: 48
Views: 5536

Re: Fixie Century 2014

1. Camilla (Bundanoon Hotel - single bed) 2. Eleri (Bundanoon Hotel - single bed) - no pork knuckle for me!! 3. Jo - will try and persuade Christian to be support driver. 4. John (Bundanoon Hotel - single bed) 5. Blake (Bundanoon Hotel - single bed) 6. Alex C (Bundanoon Hotel -single bed) 7. Michael...
by mikesbytes
31 Aug 2014, 17:23
Forum: Road
Topic: Kurrajong Classic 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3766

Re: Kurrajong Classic 2014

Sorry for not fronting guys. Had to make the decision last night that I hadn't cleared the bug sufficiently and therefor wasn't race fit. Pity it's the first time I've missed it.

How did everyone go?
by mikesbytes
30 Aug 2014, 11:40
Forum: Road
Topic: Kurrajong Classic 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3766

Re: Kurrajong Classic 2014

Excellent, apart from the weather.

I've been sick during the week + had DOMS so I won't be much help for a lead out...
by mikesbytes
28 Aug 2014, 20:00
Forum: Conversation
Topic: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?
Replies: 11
Views: 1853

Re: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?

I think its something along the lines of the following photo
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by mikesbytes
25 Aug 2014, 16:48
Forum: Track
Topic: Glueing Tubulars
Replies: 7
Views: 1496

Re: Glueing Tubulars

And while there is some conjecture about this, I have been told that some glues are made specifically for either aluminium or carbon, or can be used on either. But two different bike shops told me two different things so it's up to you who to believe. I've read that this is important as you will ge...
by mikesbytes
22 Aug 2014, 17:27
Forum: Road
Topic: 2014 Nsw masters road championships
Replies: 18
Views: 2286

Re: 2014 Nsw masters road championships

I'm also M5 but I want to do the ITT
by mikesbytes
20 Aug 2014, 22:23
Forum: Track
Topic: RAW 2014
Replies: 58
Views: 7791

Re: RAW 2014

Bummer mate, take care
by mikesbytes
20 Aug 2014, 22:18
Forum: Conversation
Topic: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build
Replies: 52
Views: 4431

Re: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build

Agree if the cranks are too long then they are not suitable. But if you are choosing between crank lengths then its good to consider gearing
by mikesbytes
19 Aug 2014, 19:40
Forum: Conversation
Topic: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build
Replies: 52
Views: 4431

Re: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build

52/36 with 165mm is approximately 53/37 with 170mm to achieve the same foot velocity
by mikesbytes
19 Aug 2014, 15:37
Forum: Road
Topic: Kurrajong Classic 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3766

Re: Kurrajong Classic 2014

I forgot too, phoned Dean and hes put me in. Div 3
by mikesbytes
17 Aug 2014, 22:18
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11180

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Team M5 is one behind the numbers of Team NRS in A grade :( Come on M5'ers sign up for A grade :)
by mikesbytes
17 Aug 2014, 22:11
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Michele Moss
Replies: 15
Views: 2624

Re: Michele Moss

Terrible news. Wishing Michelle the best for her recovery.
by mikesbytes
17 Aug 2014, 22:09
Forum: Road
Topic: 2014 Nsw masters road championships
Replies: 18
Views: 2286

Re: 2014 Nsw masters road championships

Maybe, maybe. Depends a bit on format. In the Crit and Road Race the A graders ride off into the distance leaving the rest to struggle home? In M4 and now M5 I've found that most races stay together. Personally I haven't been dropped in a NSW masters aged base race of any discipline in years. Where...
by mikesbytes
16 Aug 2014, 19:11
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11180

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Looking a bit like A vs B, C vs D at the moment
by mikesbytes
15 Aug 2014, 13:08
Forum: Road
Topic: Fixie Century 2014
Replies: 48
Views: 5536

Re: Fixie Century 2014

What route r u thinking?
by mikesbytes
14 Aug 2014, 20:24
Forum: Road
Topic: 2014 Nsw masters road championships
Replies: 18
Views: 2286

Re: 2014 Nsw masters road championships

That plan has entered my mind too. I'm particularly interested in the National ITT

In between could go skiing
by mikesbytes
10 Aug 2014, 23:47
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11180

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Are now Chubsie has joined in, we can sit back and let him do all the work
by mikesbytes
09 Aug 2014, 20:31
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11180

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Good you see your joined me Simon. Now its James' turn
by mikesbytes
09 Aug 2014, 19:17
Forum: Road
Topic: ENTRIES NOW CLOSED: Rookwood Crit 14 September
Replies: 83
Views: 8469

Re: Entries thread - Rookwood Crit 14 September

DHBC List Entries - Grades Please add your name to the list below if you intend to race - please tell us if you need a day licence. Junior U13 Junior U15 (may ride with seniors) A Grade Michael Clement (gold license) B Grade John Healey (gold licence) Philip Le Masurier (gold licence) C Grade D Grad...
by mikesbytes
07 Aug 2014, 22:20
Forum: Road
Topic: Goulburn great divide road race
Replies: 3
Views: 821

Re: Goulburn great divide road race

Sorry Simon, while this was an ideal race for me, I've just got too much happening
by mikesbytes
06 Aug 2014, 15:46
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Cycling vs Motoring
Replies: 3
Views: 822

Re: Cycling vs Motoring

Where's the like button when you need it
by mikesbytes
05 Aug 2014, 20:06
Forum: Track
Topic: RAW 2014
Replies: 58
Views: 7791

Re: RAW 2014

26 points?
by mikesbytes
31 Jul 2014, 20:19
Forum: Conversation
Topic: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?
Replies: 11
Views: 1853

Re: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?

jonboy wrote:For now it's a carbon-fibre free zone


And so any respectable fixie shop should be

Not even carbon effect....
by mikesbytes
31 Jul 2014, 20:10
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Cycling vs Motoring
Replies: 3
Views: 822

Cycling vs Motoring

Stolen from another forum He used to have muscles http://i499.photobucket.com/albums/rr354/Z400G/cuadriceps-robert-forstemann2_zpsc28ad112.png now... he need support not to fall over http://i499.photobucket.com/albums/rr354/Z400G/tyson-chandler-skinny-legs1_zps4aec2b96.png A BMW can do that to a man...
by mikesbytes
31 Jul 2014, 20:01
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Free Stuff
Replies: 305
Views: 33091

Re: Free Stuff

Jo, I bet that day after you get rid of that dishwasher on gumtree or the like, one of the DHBC members dishwasher will blow up
by mikesbytes
31 Jul 2014, 09:38
Forum: Conversation
Topic: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build
Replies: 52
Views: 4431

Re: Electronic vs. Mechanical Shifting?

Sounds like she needs a gym membership Jo I believe there are also shims that you can get for Shimano leavers that bring the leavers closer to the handlebars and of course there are different handlebars DA sprockets/cassettes have a history of shorter life so many purchase a DA group set with the in...
by mikesbytes
29 Jul 2014, 20:08
Forum: Conversation
Topic: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build
Replies: 52
Views: 4431

Re: Electronic vs. Mechanical Shifting?

Eugen Schiter went electronic and loves it.

I'm staying mechanical cos I don't care
by mikesbytes
29 Jul 2014, 19:52
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Sunday was a zero for me, so I'm done and dusted
by mikesbytes
27 Jul 2014, 18:52
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Don't know why you guys who did 4 Gorges this morning are only giving yourselves 2 points. Am I missing something? To my mind, that's definitely 3 points. I'm giving myself 3 points for RNP... They gave themselves 2 points cos SUN 27th is a Flat stage (with some showmanship) therefor the extra poin...
by mikesbytes
26 Jul 2014, 22:11
Forum: Road
Topic: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra
Replies: 137
Views: 12343

Re: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra

Well I was impressed with how well our team went. Mark, Philip, Andrew and myself entered the 150+ category We did 4 training rides together Kernel, CP and twice at Calga and based on those we worked out a strategy and a target of 1h4m. Arriving at Nowra airport I discovered 2 things; 1. The course ...
by mikesbytes
26 Jul 2014, 21:34
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

p_mayson wrote:Sat (morn) - Eastern Beaches Hills - 2 points
Sat (arvo) - Akuna Bay - 3 points

two sets of points for the same day, that's double dipping. If that was allowed I'd be winning :wink:
by mikesbytes
26 Jul 2014, 13:23
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11180

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 September

In

Your message contains 2 characters. The minimum number of characters you need to enter is 10.
by mikesbytes
26 Jul 2014, 13:19
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Thursday 2 spin classes + bike commute = 1 Friday feeling the effects of a minor cold. Jumped in the car but it had a flat tyre, so quickly got changed and absolutely gunned the fixie all the way to Moore park just making it on time for the spin class = 1 Saturday it was raining so drove to the gym ...
by mikesbytes
24 Jul 2014, 21:57
Forum: Road
Topic: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra
Replies: 137
Views: 12343

Re: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra

Dulwich Hill has been placed 8th out of about 22 clubs in the club challenge, but there's an error - my team is missing from the results, which if included makes us 7th in front of LACC

http://www.nsw.cycling.org.au/Portals/12/2014%20Results/Club%20TTT/2014%20Shield.pdf
by mikesbytes
23 Jul 2014, 20:47
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Can I play too? Of course, but update the sheet. BTW activity on rest days is -ve, see first post for rules My power meter said I did 101% FTP 8) Wednesday 2 spin classes = 1 point Riding my fixie out of Coogee tonight with a super heavy back pack should of earned me 3 points, but as it was technic...
by mikesbytes
22 Jul 2014, 22:24
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

LOL, Eleri is the only person who classified themselves for the 3rd point while doing Saturday TTT

mikesbytes wrote: <snip> Personal discretion is needed.....For example hill repeats in CP may be considered climbing for an E grader but not an A grader who just powers over them
by mikesbytes
22 Jul 2014, 16:19
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Saturday NSW TTT = 2
Sunday Nowra road race = 3
Monday 6 spin classes on rest day = -1
Tuesday 3 spin classes = 1

Peter B 27
James R 23
John C 21
Strawburger 20
Mikesbytes 16
Eleri 15
JoTheBuilder 15
Paul M 14
by mikesbytes
22 Jul 2014, 09:21
Forum: Road
Topic: 2015 - disc brakes. The next big thing?
Replies: 6
Views: 1179

Re: 2015 - disc brakes. The next big thing?

For road use in Australia there are no races or even training rides where any advantage would be gained from improved braking. When I buy my next road bike I'm going to look closely at aerodynamics and disk brakes worsen aerodynamics so they won't be on the shopping list The Hydraulic disk brakes wo...
by mikesbytes
22 Jul 2014, 09:08
Forum: Road
Topic: Kurrajong Classic 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3766

Re: Kurrajong Classic 2014

The decent is OK, its straight. There's a lot scarier descents in RNP. I've been racing this for years and I've not seen or heard of a crash on the decent. And its not as bad as the decent in Ken Dinnerval All of us will end up in C grade. What will happen is that it will split into 3 bunches going ...
by mikesbytes
21 Jul 2014, 22:27
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Skin suit $20
Replies: 0
Views: 497

Skin suit $20

Spotted this one, seems a good deal for anyone who's budget doesn't stretch to club kit

http://www.abcoutlets.com.au/shop/tornado?category_id=6
by mikesbytes
21 Jul 2014, 22:22
Forum: Road
Topic: Kurrajong Classic 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3766

Re: Kurrajong Classic 2014

Nole, I've never made it up that climb with the leading bunch, but I still enter every year
by mikesbytes
21 Jul 2014, 22:03
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Sorry I've been a bit busy, this week is;
Mon 21 July rest day
Tue 22 Jul Mountain stage
Wed 23 Jul Mountain stage
Thu 24 Jul Mountain stage
Fri 25 Jul Flat stage
Sat 26 Jul Individual Time Trial
Sun 27 Flat stage (with some showmanship)

and that's all fokes
by mikesbytes
18 Jul 2014, 20:15
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Dulwich Hill spotted
Replies: 1053
Views: 86885

Re: Dulwich Hill spotted

ratzzzzz wrote:Did I see Mikesbytes coming south on the Harbour bridge at 8:15ish this morning..looking cold?
Nope Wed was Alexandra, CBD and Rozelle
by mikesbytes
18 Jul 2014, 20:01
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July
Replies: 35
Views: 3647

Re: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th Ju

That's a bummer jonboy and your a chick magnet on Sunday

Noel, its been a while since we last had some bike nerd chat, lets catch up on Saturday
by mikesbytes
18 Jul 2014, 19:53
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Tuesday 3 spin classes, but only rode to 2 of them. Cost me too much money to have a rest day -1 Wednesday 3 spin classes, but only rode to 1 of them 1 Thursday 3 spin classes, but only rode to 1 of them 1 Friday 1 spin class, Pilates class and yoga class (but they don't count) and didn't ride to an...
by mikesbytes
16 Jul 2014, 09:33
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

It's looking like a pretty race for the red (aka DHBC yellow) jersey
by mikesbytes
16 Jul 2014, 09:30
Forum: Track
Topic: RAW 2014
Replies: 58
Views: 7791

Re: RAW 2014

Looks like I can continue to kick back on Friday nights

Not a bad total for Illawarra, its a bit of a drive
by mikesbytes
16 Jul 2014, 09:27
Forum: Vintage Bicycles
Topic: Climbing with kilos
Replies: 3
Views: 1062

Re: Climbing with kilos

My TT bike is about 3kg heavier than my road bike. My body weight + TT bike weight total is about 10kg heavier than the heavy guy in that video.

So marc I expect to see you doing a faster time than me on the outward leg on Sunday :)
by mikesbytes
15 Jul 2014, 19:41
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Bummer about that derailleur hanger Paul

Tuesday 3 spin classes but I piked on riding to the 3rd one, took the cage -1 point

Eleri 18
James R 15
Peter B 14
John C 12
Strawburger 11
Paul M 10
Mikesbytes 9
JoTheBuilder 9
by mikesbytes
14 Jul 2014, 20:08
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Its not like I banned Spanish meat
by mikesbytes
14 Jul 2014, 14:29
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Sunday - nuff'in = 0 Monday 3 spin classes + bike commute and a 4th spin class later this evening = 1 I suffered low glycogen symptoms (headache, sick feeling) riding home after the 3rd class, had to take it easy to avoid a bonk. If that commute had been the end of a stage I would of probably been e...
by mikesbytes
14 Jul 2014, 11:35
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Ha ha Peter, C28 ride leader is being a super domestic. Most would of gone 2 points on that basis
by mikesbytes
14 Jul 2014, 11:23
Forum: Track
Topic: Garmin Cadence Sensor + Rear Disc Wheel
Replies: 1
Views: 656

Re: Garmin Cadence Sensor + Rear Disc Wheel

I've seen magnets glued on
by mikesbytes
14 Jul 2014, 11:19
Forum: Road
Topic: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra
Replies: 137
Views: 12343

Re: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra

I'm going down by myself, need accommodation
by mikesbytes
12 Jul 2014, 23:06
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Saturday bike commute, spin class and a 6 hour yoga training course = 1 point

Peter B 15
Eleri 11
Strawburger 11
James R 10
Mikesbytes 9
John C 8
JoTheBuilder 7
Paul M 4
by mikesbytes
12 Jul 2014, 18:13
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Sat 12 July Medium-mountain stage
Sun 13 July Medium-mountain stage
Mon 14 July Mountain Stage
Tue 15 July rest day
Wed 16 July Flat Stage
Thu 17 July Medium-mountain stage
Fri 18 July Mountain Stage
by mikesbytes
11 Jul 2014, 16:07
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

timothy_clifford wrote:Are there extra points for yesterday if your pave was wet and muddy? Or if Coward St was flooded (again).
I'm assuming you are referring to Wednesday. It's up to you to determine if conditions warranted the cobblestone conditions and hence the 3rd point
by mikesbytes
11 Jul 2014, 08:36
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Ha, I didn't claim a cobblestone point for riding my protour bike on the footpath
Thu 3 spin classes but only one bike commmute = 1
Fri 1 spin class = 1

Peter B 12
Eleri 11
Strawburger 11
John C 8
Mikesbytes 8
JoTheBuilder 5
James R 5
Paul M 4
by mikesbytes
10 Jul 2014, 20:00
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Cheap/Free Saddle
Replies: 6
Views: 920

Re: Wanted: Cheap/Free Saddle

JoTheBuilder wrote:I changed it because it is white and so didn't go with my bike. :-)
LOL
by mikesbytes
09 Jul 2014, 21:44
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Wednesday 1 for commute and spin class. Later I rode my pro-tour down to the shops, using a bit of footpath, which is about a close as I got to cobble stones

Peter B 10
Strawburger 9
Eleri 8
John C 8
Mikesbytes 6
JoTheBuilder 5
James R 5
Paul M 4
by mikesbytes
09 Jul 2014, 13:14
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

OK the stage types are described here So your mission for the first 7 days is; Sat 5 July Flat a sprint focus on your training ride or racing to claim the full 3 points Sun 6 July Hills a climbing focus on your training ride or racing to claim the full 3 points Mon 7 July Flat Tue 8 July Hills Wed ...
by mikesbytes
09 Jul 2014, 04:03
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Tuesday commute + spin class = 1

Eleri 8
Strawburger 8
Peter B 8
JoTheBuilder 5
James R 5
Mikesbytes 5
Paul M 4
by mikesbytes
08 Jul 2014, 15:39
Forum: Road
Topic: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra
Replies: 137
Views: 12343

Re: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra

Print that out and take it with you
by mikesbytes
08 Jul 2014, 15:25
Forum: Road
Topic: Waratah Park Crit with Southern Cross CC
Replies: 7
Views: 1132

Re: Waratah Park Crit with Southern Cross CC

Last time I raced there, they had B & C race together. Was that the case this time?
by mikesbytes
08 Jul 2014, 15:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July
Replies: 35
Views: 3647

Re: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 24th Ju

Let's hope the handicaps are sorted too
by mikesbytes
07 Jul 2014, 22:03
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July
Replies: 35
Views: 3647

Re: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 24th Ju

humanbeing wrote:I accidentally entered the 90km Elite event. Whoops
Have a great ride,
Peter

Contact CNSW and get it corrected.

It's not obvious when you go to the entry page, I'm sure you won't be the only person entered the wrong event
by mikesbytes
07 Jul 2014, 14:02
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Wanted to buy: shimano 10sp rear derailleur
Replies: 2
Views: 489

Re: Wanted to buy: shimano 10sp rear derailleur

How cheap do you want to go? I can give you a Tigra 9 speed, which is 10 speed compatible for free
by mikesbytes
07 Jul 2014, 13:58
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July
Replies: 35
Views: 3647

Re: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 24th Ju

And there was a box to fill in where you put your handicap feedback, so I gave a details about my handicap at Ken Dinnerval...
by mikesbytes
07 Jul 2014, 13:57
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Monday - 3 commutes + 3 spin classes, for all that effort I only get 1 point :(

Eleri 5
Peter B 5
Strawburger 4
Mikesbytes 4
JoTheBuilder 2
by mikesbytes
07 Jul 2014, 13:53
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July
Replies: 35
Views: 3647

Re: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 24th Ju

Jdubs wrote:I tried to do it before closing time, and it didn't do anything when I hit the register button. argh.

Contact CNSW and tell them that you couldn't get the page to work last night, they are pretty good with these things and will resolve it.
by mikesbytes
06 Jul 2014, 21:47
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July
Replies: 35
Views: 3647

Re: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 24th Ju

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by mikesbytes
06 Jul 2014, 13:49
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Sunday 6th Calga TTT

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Mikesbytes 3
Eleri 2
by mikesbytes
05 Jul 2014, 15:39
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Sat 5th: I bike commuted to the gym and did a spin class, so that's 1 point

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Mikesbytes 1
by mikesbytes
04 Jul 2014, 17:47
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

OK the stage types are described here So your mission for the first 7 days is; Sat 5 July Flat a sprint focus on your training ride or racing to claim the full 3 points Sun 6 July Hills a climbing focus on your training ride or racing to claim the full 3 points Mon 7 July Flat Tue 8 July Hills Wed 9...
by mikesbytes
04 Jul 2014, 14:39
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Need a 24" rear wheel
Replies: 2
Views: 564

Re: Need a 24

Looks interesting, thanks Jo
by mikesbytes
04 Jul 2014, 11:16
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

JoTheBuilder wrote:So do we count rides tomorrow given the time difference?
It's Tour de DHBC, so we are on DHBC time 8)
by mikesbytes
04 Jul 2014, 11:11
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 3 bikes wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 782

Re: 3 bikes wanted

JoTheBuilder wrote:Would an old mountain bike suit #3?

You'd be welcome to mine.


Probably would Jo, thanks
by mikesbytes
03 Jul 2014, 13:22
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 3 bikes wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 782

Re: 3 bikes wanted

Hi Peter, yes I'm still looking for all 3 bikes, though I haven't put much into it.

54cm seat tube fine by me and the 58cm top tube will suit my monkey arms
by mikesbytes
02 Jul 2014, 13:45
Forum: Road
Topic: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra
Replies: 137
Views: 12343

Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra

Last year they stuffed up and had to reverse the silver license decision. It would seem that they have created the non championship event to cater especially for silver license riders
by mikesbytes
01 Jul 2014, 10:31
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July
Replies: 35
Views: 3647

Nowra to Sassafras n Back Handicap Challenge Sun 20th July

Even if your not doing the team time trail on Saturday, the handicap race on Sunday starts at 10.30am so you can drive down in the morning https://eventdesq.imgstg.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=main&EventDesqID=7946&OrgID=20999 Route is the same as the time trail but you go further before turning...
by mikesbytes
01 Jul 2014, 10:25
Forum: Road
Topic: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra
Replies: 137
Views: 12343

Re: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra

Must be someone who wants to have some fun with Jonathon and company Also if anyone who doesn't have a race license, ie has a silver license wants to put a team together, there's an event for you https://eventdesq.imgstg.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=main&EventDesqID=8331&OrgID=20999 Entries for ...
by mikesbytes
29 Jun 2014, 21:56
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 3 bikes wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 782

3 bikes wanted

#1 the pub bike. Its for a friend of mine who wants a bike to ride to the airport (less than 5k) and leave it locked there overnight. If the bike gets stolen then the main loss is the lock, which is worth more than the bike #2 Ladies BSO, smaller perhaps 24" wheels. Short distances along cooks ...
by mikesbytes
26 Jun 2014, 19:32
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition
Replies: 119
Views: 7136

Re: 2014 Tour de DHBC competition

Stuart wrote:So if I catch the Train (which is sometimes stationary) I get 2 points? What about the light rail?

We'll leave that one for Cancellara

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