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by micklan
13 May 2014, 09:38
Forum: Road
Topic: Junior Road News, Events, Results and Race Reports
Replies: 30
Views: 5416

Re: Junior Road News, Events, Results and Race Reports

Some pics from the Canberra Tour @ Uriarra Crossing http://imageshack.com/a/img843/6892/kt477.jpg At links below http://imageshack.com/a/img839/4294/vpj3.jpg http://imageshack.com/a/img839/8219/kdr8.jpg http://imageshack.com/a/img835/7084/sxbj.jpg All images at link below https://imageshack.com/a/xo...
by micklan
24 Nov 2010, 21:46
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Capitols 24_11_10
Replies: 5
Views: 1164

DHBC Capitols 24_11_10

Canberra Cycling Club Crit Mt Stromlo circuit Riders Huw C grade - 7th Micklan D grade - 4th Report D grade Conditions, sunny, warm, northeaster - race direction = clockwise These are real big crit fields down here with up to 50 riders in the D grade bunch, some riders not holding lines, pedals in ...
by micklan
22 Oct 2010, 07:41
Forum: Road
Topic: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century***
Replies: 186
Views: 14873

Re: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century*

recommendation - do not wear carbon soled shoes for 174kms of fixie action

Macquarie pass was excellent fun on a fixie - only 1 car overtook me
by micklan
18 Oct 2010, 15:58
Forum: Road
Topic: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century***
Replies: 186
Views: 14873

Re: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century*

Great photos - everyone at the velodrome is red in the face. what a suprise.
Thanks for the cartage Kevin
Please advise the account number to deposit some petrol money.

thanks
regards
Langdon
by micklan
10 Oct 2010, 18:48
Forum: Road
Topic: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century***
Replies: 186
Views: 14873

Re: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century*

I may have to pull out of the fixie century this year But i'll cover any costs incurred. Anthony - I will ride this and stay at Bundanoon on Sat night so if your accom was slotted in for 1 then I'll take it if you want Huw - if you need a lift down from Cbr on Sat please advise - I got your mobile ...
by micklan
01 Oct 2010, 09:55
Forum: Road
Topic: 4 Day Tour October LWE + Tuesday
Replies: 41
Views: 3420

Re: 4 Day Tour October LWE + Tuesday

Mike - I will meet u guys somewhere prior to Braidwood on the sunday, the Gas Gas ute will be a support vehicle as I will be driving it. This as I will do a training ride on Sat. So i will check your timings and route and intercept the peleton well before Braidwood and lunch - see u sunday - advise ...
by micklan
14 Sep 2010, 12:10
Forum: Track
Topic: Is this Tempe?
Replies: 21
Views: 2125

Re: Is this Tempe?

thats really odd - its tempe as the underground entrance/exit shute is visible at start
by micklan
12 Sep 2010, 12:04
Forum: Road
Topic: Anyone had any experience with Planet X Titanium frames?
Replies: 22
Views: 3248

Re: Anyone had any experience with Planet X Titanium frames?

Apparently these are good: Lynskey range from Tennessee USA.

http://www.lynskeyperformance.com
by micklan
10 Sep 2010, 07:02
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Canberra Cycling Club be afraid
Replies: 14
Views: 1940

Re: Canberra Cycling Club be afraid

Dear Geoff

i like the sound of DHBC Capital team - only an el presidential could think of such a strategy :mrgreen:
by micklan
09 Sep 2010, 18:36
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Canberra Cycling Club be afraid
Replies: 14
Views: 1940

Re: Canberra Cycling Club be afraid

PeterOS wrote:Mick,
Sad to see you go, hope all goes well down there, maybe you could start riding with Tony Abbot as he's not doing much now !


LoL :D
by micklan
07 Sep 2010, 19:20
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Canberra Cycling Club be afraid
Replies: 14
Views: 1940

Re: Canberra Cycling Club be afraid

Cheers guys - thanks for the best wishes.
And thanks for the tow back on C25 the other sunday Stuart :P
by micklan
06 Sep 2010, 21:04
Forum: Road
Topic: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century***
Replies: 186
Views: 14873

Re: -Tempetation- 2010 Coastal is coming!!!!! Fixed Century*

chatted with Mike C on this one - I would like to do this ride and will work it out closer to time re; logistics
by micklan
06 Sep 2010, 20:48
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

similar to crop circles - after saturday's winds I found this logo of used inner tubes on my driveway, blew my mind... :)

and guess what - not one of them would hold any air...

Image
by micklan
22 Aug 2010, 19:19
Forum: Road
Topic: Ride for Life- Centennial Park - Sunday 22 August 2010
Replies: 68
Views: 5465

Re: Ride for Life- Centennial Park - Sunday 22 August 2010

Dear Matt
All the best on the op and recovery.
by micklan
02 Aug 2010, 19:54
Forum: Road
Topic: Lansdowne Park 1/8/2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1278

Re: Lansdowne Park 1/8/2010

Thanks for the report Bill - good racing - why are there some many crashes there :roll:
by micklan
02 Aug 2010, 19:51
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 31 July 10
Replies: 9
Views: 1149

Re: Heffron 31 July 10

Great racing and indeed are you shooting the other riders tyre... :lol:
by micklan
28 Jun 2010, 20:58
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron Pk 26/06/10
Replies: 2
Views: 669

Re: Heffron Pk 26/06/10

Nice photo here of strawburger

Heffron 26_6_2010
by micklan
23 Jun 2010, 19:46
Forum: Track
Topic: RAW STARTS THIS FIDAY 25/06/2010!!!
Replies: 122
Views: 9428

Re: RAW STARTS THIS FIDAY 25/06/2010!!!

Can't make it this friday - forgot all about it. Then 9-26 July I'm away training -

bring it :twisted:
by micklan
23 Jun 2010, 17:39
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

flat on fixie - - repaired tube. Should be 30 by year end... 28.5 orphic daylight 11.5 Micklan 10 Gi 09 Anthony 8.5 Christian 08 Chubb 06 Weiyun, Mikesbytes 05.5 Rainbow 05 PeterOS, Julio 4.5 othy 03 Geoff M, Eleri 02.5 Groomy 02 SSCG_Michelle 01.5 jimmy 01 Camilla, Stuart, Stretch, Geoff S, Richard...
by micklan
15 Jun 2010, 17:54
Forum: Road
Topic: Wagga Wagga McDonalds Classic Race Report
Replies: 9
Views: 1194

Re: Wagga Wagga McDonalds Classic Race Report

Well done Strawburger - top reports :wink: top racing - especially the road race mate
by micklan
13 Jun 2010, 10:28
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell Tops
Replies: 185
Views: 30692

Re: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell

Woops - missed it, hope ya didn;t freeeeeeeze :shock:

micklan
by micklan
09 Jun 2010, 21:35
Forum: Road
Topic: Metrics
Replies: 33
Views: 2706

Re: Metrics

The exact chain checker tool was used on my chain by Mr Bundy and it indicated the chain was well out of the required parameters to be functional. This has been a very good thread, thanks for the input, the upshot is that regular cleaning of a chain is required to maintain chain and cassette life - ...
by micklan
09 Jun 2010, 21:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Coonabarabran->Gunnedah->Tamworth 26 - 27 June
Replies: 25
Views: 3346

Re: Coonabarabran->Gunnedah->Tamworth 26 - 27 June

Dear Mr State Champion,

Nothing really on the race - just wanted to give the honorific a whirl

thats is all, carry on.
by micklan
09 Jun 2010, 06:37
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 5/6/10
Replies: 3
Views: 742

Re: Heffron 5/6/10

Tough day for a race...

Well done
by micklan
05 Jun 2010, 14:37
Forum: Road
Topic: Metrics
Replies: 33
Views: 2706

Re: Metrics

orphic wrote:You mean 3000km per chain right? As long as you replace your chain when you should, the cassette should last quite a while.



Not sure :? - i may have the metric back to front. 3000 kms a cassette would mean 20 weeks of riding = a new cassette
by micklan
05 Jun 2010, 14:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Metrics
Replies: 33
Views: 2706

Metrics

New Centaur Cassette & Sram Chain @ 5983 kms. 214 hrs. Approx ave. 28 kmph. (Although I know both have done more kms than above - both original) I understand 2 to 3 chains per cassettee. 3,000kms per cassette? Cables in good nick, bottom bracket failed early on, replaced with Shimano now a Centa...
by micklan
02 Jun 2010, 20:30
Forum: Road
Topic: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open
Replies: 203
Views: 13547

Re: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open

Where r the photos of this event - there was a photographer of two on top of hill i think
by micklan
02 Jun 2010, 19:27
Forum: Road
Topic: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open
Replies: 203
Views: 13547

Re: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open

T-Bone wrote:
weiyun wrote:
micklan wrote:BTW I have no idea of Wallman's secret training regime :idea:

It's a 5 lettered word... And clever application of that. :wink:

No secret training regime, it's called a "New Bike"!!!


Thats 2 words and 7 letters

MILES
by micklan
02 Jun 2010, 19:10
Forum: Road
Topic: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open
Replies: 203
Views: 13547

Re: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open

I think there is a genetic component to it. Look at our top finishers - Matt, Christian and James. They're all classic endurance build. The rest of us have to train to get there, but if we can then maybe it means we can beat them in the sprint! Yeah Vic - as discussed with u in the start/finish car...
by micklan
31 May 2010, 20:52
Forum: Road
Topic: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open
Replies: 203
Views: 13547

Re: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open

I love that course and hope to have another crack next year, less a couple of kilos and with some solid 3 hr non stop rnp training rides... Do you want to initiate this new Sun club ride? Start at Sutherland and do continuous RNP loops for 3 hours before the return? Good idea - maybe the Gold Medal...
by micklan
31 May 2010, 20:05
Forum: Road
Topic: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open
Replies: 203
Views: 13547

Re: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open

I gotta say I can't stop thinking about the race even though I was a dnf. I rode well for over 1 hr I think and then when we caught the bunch in front i think mentally I crumbled and then told myself physically I was no good, then my bike was making noises - Mark L came up and had a word in my ear (...
by micklan
27 May 2010, 20:09
Forum: Road
Topic: Ken Dinnerville 2010 race entries open
Replies: 203
Views: 13547

Re: Ken Dinnerville race entries open

Trouty wrote:
mikesbytes wrote:Jo its HTFU (Harden The Female Up)


I'm a safety girl, so I'm not risking my bike or my body to race in the wet. I'm just not that experienced.


Thats a Sensible call Trouty :shock:
by micklan
26 May 2010, 20:47
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

Flat front tyre fixie 25/5 :- change + patch tube 16 orphic daylight 10 Micklan 09 Anthony 8.5 Christian 08 Chubb 07 G 06 Weiyun 05.5 Rainbow, Mikesbytes 05 PeterOS, Julio 4.5 othy 03 Geoff M, Eleri 02.5 Groomy 02 SSCG_Michelle 01.5 jimmy 01 Camilla, Stuart, Stretch, Geoff S, Richard, Mark L, Lindsa...
by micklan
23 May 2010, 16:43
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

Lucrative day - got flat, patched flat, lent tube = 2. (There was risk, we got down to 1 tube left between 6) 16 orphic daylight 09 Anthony, Micklan 8.5 Christian 08 Chubb 07 G 06 Weiyun 05.5 Rainbow, Mikesbytes 05 PeterOS, Julio 4.5 othy 03 Geoff M, Eleri 02.5 Groomy 02 SSCG_Michelle 01.5 jimmy 01 ...
by micklan
23 May 2010, 12:31
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Nonbikerelated talking thread. (nsfw)
Replies: 1655
Views: 191697

Re: Nonbikerelated talking thread. (nsfw)

That was a crap ride, shouldn't of gone Yeah, I got a hundred yards up the road and remembered all those other crap rides that I'd ever been on in the wet and turned around and went back to bed. there were points a plenty today for flat tyre comp Mike - did ur ipod survive? - i saw it for about 3 s...
by micklan
19 May 2010, 16:40
Forum: Road
Topic: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May
Replies: 13
Views: 1737

Re: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May

http://lh3.ggpht.com/_qN7XqDOW9yg/S_OBNeo6L5I/AAAAAAAAABU/Xob6nyHWSUw/s800/IMG_2417.JPG Bonjour Monsieur Clemont. Here we go here we go... No. Name Gender Team Event Division Place 112 GRIFFITHS Stephen Male St George CC MMAS4 Road Race M4 1 108 GARRITY Ian Male Bicisport MMAS4 Road Race M4 2 130 R...
by micklan
17 May 2010, 21:33
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police
Replies: 17
Views: 1636

Re: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police

Groomy wrote:Well done Langers - There is a new song for the ken dinnerville http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cf45I1ZI__w
:lol:


The problem is that in order to boxing other riders one must release the handle bars and there in lies the conundrum :twisted:
by micklan
17 May 2010, 21:25
Forum: Road
Topic: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May
Replies: 13
Views: 1737

Re: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May

Race reports - 71.2km race of 4 laps I lasted about 2/3 of the first lap - course design meant that within each lap you would go down to sea-level and up 3 times per lap. Twice over the Moruya River & once down a cul-de-sac to rivers edge. My MAS4 body just shut down after a cracking pace and t...
by micklan
17 May 2010, 19:07
Forum: Road
Topic: Le Parc Heffron 15.5.10
Replies: 10
Views: 1224

Re: Le Parc Heffron 15.5.10

Top reports :lol:
by micklan
16 May 2010, 21:15
Forum: Road
Topic: Le Parc Heffron 15.5.10
Replies: 10
Views: 1224

Re: Le Parc Heffron 15.5.10

Well done fellas. Congratulations. C grade next week. :?:
by micklan
13 May 2010, 18:11
Forum: Track
Topic: DHBC RAW prize has arrived (hats)!!! Please collect..
Replies: 5
Views: 1044

Re: DHBC RAW prize has arrived (hats)!!! Please collect..

Top Hat - thank you guys for putting this project together :mrgreen:
by micklan
12 May 2010, 20:14
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

mikesbytes wrote:You needed to sign them up

**********************************************************
*
* Bonus Points
*
**********************************************************
Repair another DHBC riders tyre, ie change the tube or single
1/2


Thank you - Understood
by micklan
12 May 2010, 18:12
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

Edict / Dictum please Any points in providing tube and changing it for a 1 tube stranded cyclist ? This is what I did on commute home. Cyclist was enroute to Cronulla - was heading for Wolli Creek train station and I saved the day... Any points in it? As far as I can see - No I only did it for poin...
by micklan
12 May 2010, 13:33
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Road Time Trial Team/s for Calga TT
Replies: 107
Views: 7810

Re: DHBC Road Time Trial Team/s for Calga TT

Chirs - yes - thank you for the information :D
by micklan
11 May 2010, 18:01
Forum: Track
Topic: DHBC RAW prize has arrived (hats)!!! Please collect..
Replies: 5
Views: 1044

Re: DHBC RAW prize has arrived (hats)!!! Please collect..

14 Michael Langdon 139

collecting wednesday :D
by micklan
11 May 2010, 17:27
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Road Time Trial Team/s for Calga TT
Replies: 107
Views: 7810

Re: DHBC Road Time Trial Team/s for Calga TT

I'd go in it - if I only knew what it is ?

e.g. how may kms. how may hills. what time does it start and hows it work :?:
by micklan
10 May 2010, 09:19
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police
Replies: 17
Views: 1636

Re: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police

PeterOS wrote:How did those beers taste Mick !


they all tasted the same (great), and went down very quickly :D - MC needed urgent rehydration :mrgreen:
by micklan
10 May 2010, 06:40
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

Actually - we should always check the inter & external of the tyre for foreign matter...
by micklan
09 May 2010, 20:40
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police
Replies: 17
Views: 1636

Re: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police

mikesbytes wrote:Here's the podiums



Space Age - :o
by micklan
09 May 2010, 10:05
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police
Replies: 17
Views: 1636

Re: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police

Results Rocky forgot his camera - but he was using his mobile phone - it looked like a 5 megapixel A GRADE 18 laps 36.36km, Time: 00:53:15, Avg Speed: 40.97Km/hr, Avg Laptime: 00:02:58 1st Robert Cater (RBCC) 2nd Matthew Lucas (RBCC) 3rd Craig Dempsey (EASTS) B GRADE 16 laps 32.32km, Time: 00:50:04...
by micklan
09 May 2010, 09:58
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell Tops
Replies: 185
Views: 30692

Re: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun May9 - Early Easti

Haha - look at my gut - top ride - funny photos - oh what about the flats....
by micklan
08 May 2010, 20:35
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police
Replies: 17
Views: 1636

Re: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police

It was odd at one stage as we C, had ovetaken D on the straight, then a splinter group of D overtook C, then we overtook D again. At one stage B, C & D was on the straight at once :wink: C's av speed I thought ok - C was ovetaken by B once, it was however a relatively windless day.
by micklan
08 May 2010, 18:03
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police
Replies: 17
Views: 1636

Heffron 2010_5_8 - The Dream Police

Conditions Perfect day - west wind minimal - sunny Riders D = Victoria, Maneule C = Micklan B = Christian, Ian D, Mike C Spectator Julian Outcome D = Congratulations Victoria 4th, Congratulations Maneule 3rd - great podium result Maneule C = Micklan 1st = ($40) B = Christian & Ian D - not sure....
by micklan
07 May 2010, 10:14
Forum: Road
Topic: Waratah Vets 2/5/10 report
Replies: 13
Views: 1581

Re: Waratah Vets 2/5/10 report

Stuart wrote:
mikesbytes wrote:What date/time is Eddie Sales Cup ?

This Sun 9/5 at 07:00 at Eastern Creek


I'm thinking of entering on the day - rego desk is open at 6.15am :D
by micklan
05 May 2010, 17:31
Forum: Road
Topic: Canberra Tour 2010 - Race Report
Replies: 26
Views: 2926

Re: Canberra Tour 2010 - Race Report

T-Bone wrote:
micklan wrote:Amy's Yellow jersey will be a sight on Sunday - although I think it'll be upfront in the fasties :shock:

Cootamundra this weekend, so you'll have to wait.


Cool - yeah when u guys r winning may as well keep it going :mrgreen:
by micklan
05 May 2010, 09:57
Forum: Road
Topic: Canberra Tour 2010 - Race Report
Replies: 26
Views: 2926

Re: Canberra Tour 2010 - Race Report

Congratulations Amy, TBone, Mark and Alex...really amazing reports and top reading

Amy's Yellow jersey will be a sight on Sunday - although I think it'll be upfront in the fasties :shock:

Mark - mate hard going with the Beaumont Rd stack still with you...well done :arrow:
by micklan
05 May 2010, 06:31
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_1 - Don't take your guns to town, son
Replies: 6
Views: 1049

Re: Heffron 2010_5_1 - Don't take your guns to town, son

Michael Chidgey wrote:some nice photos of you guys have been put up.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/charlienumerouno/with/4577145133/


Thanks Chidge man :D - how did you find them ?
by micklan
04 May 2010, 11:44
Forum: Road
Topic: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May
Replies: 13
Views: 1737

Re: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May

mikesbytes wrote:Yah Go Team M4 :)



M4 = old fart grade
by micklan
04 May 2010, 11:40
Forum: Conversation
Topic: getting chain tension right on a singlespeed/fixie
Replies: 15
Views: 1877

Re: getting chain tension right on a singlespeed/fixie

I would like to fit x 2 chain tensioners on the frame so it can pull back the wheel evenly for a good chain tension - just can't seem to get a good go at tightening the wheel whilst maintaining chain tension :roll:
by micklan
04 May 2010, 09:32
Forum: Road
Topic: Training Camp/Social Weekend Away - Jervis Bay
Replies: 114
Views: 11613

Re: Training Camp/Social Weekend Away - Jervis Bay

I remember feeling sick after being dropped - and it was dam windy
by micklan
03 May 2010, 19:22
Forum: Road
Topic: Pack behaving well. DHBC, Bouquets instead of brickbats
Replies: 7
Views: 1256

Re: Pack behaving well. DHBC, Bouquets instead of brickbats

Thats just a great report - Legend Geoff; hats off :)
by micklan
03 May 2010, 19:15
Forum: Road
Topic: Waratah Vets 2/5/10 report
Replies: 13
Views: 1581

Re: Waratah Vets 2/5/10 report

Nice report and Congratulations on ur 2nd place podium Stuart.
Did u have lights in the fog. These are fast reported av speeds. :arrow:
by micklan
03 May 2010, 09:04
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

Fixie has a flat front tyre this Monday morning - tube failed around the valve - replaced 16 orphic daylight 7.5 Christian 07 G, Anthony, Micklan 06 Weiyun, Chubb 05.5 Rainbow, Mikesbytes 05 PeterOS, Julio 4.5 othy 03 Geoff M, Eleri 02.5 Groomy 02 SSCG_Michelle 01.5 jimmy 01 Camilla, Stuart, Stretch...
by micklan
02 May 2010, 18:50
Forum: Road
Topic: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May
Replies: 13
Views: 1737

Re: NSW Masters Road and Crit Championships 15th & 16th May

In - hope the weather is good :P
by micklan
02 May 2010, 13:21
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

Re: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition

I had to keep Clement at bay to keep my points...it was touch n go though...Flat at Miranda there near the Church, we were invited to confession but gave it a miss; it was much quicker just to change the tyre 16 orphic daylight 7.5 Christian 07 G, Anthony 06 Weiyun, Chubb, Micklan 05.5 Rainbow, Mike...
by micklan
01 May 2010, 20:36
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_1 - Don't take your guns to town, son
Replies: 6
Views: 1049

Re: Heffron 2010_5_1 - Don't take your guns to town, son

yewenyi wrote:see this map of the winds (select sydney). There is a different map for the morning and afternoon and for different times of the year.

http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/averages/ ... _map.shtml


Indeed the rose indicates a southerly should have been blowing a gale...
by micklan
01 May 2010, 17:03
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron 2010_5_1 - Don't take your guns to town, son
Replies: 6
Views: 1049

Heffron 2010_5_1 - Don't take your guns to town, son

Conditions An unseasonal Northeaster. No rain. Pleasant riding conditions Riders B - Ian D (inaugural B grade start) C - Micklan Late - John Annoying - need to recalibrate that start time - its 2pm start if not day light savings Outcome B = Ian 10th C = Micklan 4th Annoying = late C grade - Don't t...
by micklan
28 Apr 2010, 06:31
Forum: Road
Topic: Beaumont Road Criterium 26/4/10
Replies: 19
Views: 1855

Re: Beaumont Road Criterium 26/4/10

mate sorry to hear about ur stack - hope you get bark back on soon
by micklan
27 Apr 2010, 06:23
Forum: Road
Topic: Waterfall ride Monday 27th
Replies: 22
Views: 2263

Re: Waterfall ride Monday 27th

weiyun wrote:Where's the Greek Cafe?


Near the post office - in that small courtyeard area
by micklan
26 Apr 2010, 17:28
Forum: Road
Topic: Waterfall ride Monday 27th
Replies: 22
Views: 2263

Re: Waterfall ride Monday 27th

mikesbytes wrote:Greek cafe was great.
timyone wrote:i hear every one enjoyed the greek cafe, i love those people!






Hmmm. greek cafe food was lovely. Cap was creamy. Stainless steel tables :wink:
by micklan
20 Apr 2010, 13:16
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Sooty park - its a great show on TVS with a roller derby
Replies: 4
Views: 602

Re: Sooty park - its a great show on TVS with a roller derby

Toff wrote:I used to watch it a couple of years ago (when it was on on Saturdays), but it's too hard to remember to watch during the week.


Yeah, I must admit I catch it randomly flicking channels - I've never seen a Presenter, (David Olle), smile as much as he does whilst doing the segments
by micklan
17 Apr 2010, 14:38
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Sooty park - its a great show on TVS with a roller derby
Replies: 4
Views: 602

Re: Sooty park - its a great show on TVS with a roller derby

timyone wrote:when is it actually on?


Thu - 1:00am
Wed - 5:00pm
Thu - 9:00pm

http://www.tvs.org.au/programs/top-bike-tv
by micklan
12 Apr 2010, 20:39
Forum: Road
Topic: Waratah Vets Lansdowne Park 11/04
Replies: 6
Views: 1122

Re: Waratah Vets Lansdowne Park 11/04

Good racing
I've never raced Lansdowne - sounds good
by micklan
12 Apr 2010, 17:57
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell Tops
Replies: 185
Views: 30692

Re: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 3rd Sun May16 - Stanwell T

jimmy wrote:extra points if you manage to avoid braking through the last 4 corners...

James


Thanks James - hmm I'd like to see that first, - now who'd of thought you would up the anti with an RNP tid bit :)
by micklan
12 Apr 2010, 08:39
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell Tops
Replies: 185
Views: 30692

Re: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 3rd Sun May16 - Stanwell T

Thanks for the ride Buckingham Palace and Weiyun: - smooth surface descent  from Garie Beach turn off was really great fun! just had to ride up the other side :mrgreen: :oops:
by micklan
09 Apr 2010, 17:51
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron Sat27 March
Replies: 9
Views: 1414

Re: Heffron Sat27 March

weller wrote:Does racing start at 3pm now that daylight savings has finished?


RBCC racing notice here

2 pm I believe. No racing until Sat 17th April :(
by micklan
07 Apr 2010, 13:36
Forum: Road
Topic: Beaumont Road Criterium
Replies: 39
Views: 5087

Re: Beaumont Road Criterium

mikesbytes wrote:I hear that average speeds were;
C grade 37.7
B grade 39.6

I trying to find out who took the photos


I had 38.6 kmph in C grade post race & had been resting for a few minutes before checking, I think Mark L has much the same
by micklan
07 Apr 2010, 10:12
Forum: Conversation
Topic: DIADORA Men's Speedracer Carbon Road Shoe '09
Replies: 3
Views: 691

Re: DIADORA Men's Speedracer Carbon Road Shoe '09

Peter T wrote:Very Tempting at that price.

I haven't seen that particular model, but my experience with Diadora has been very good.

Well made, no problems and very long lasting.

Do it!


done :mrgreen:
by micklan
07 Apr 2010, 06:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Report - Waratah Vets Enduro 5 April
Replies: 3
Views: 757

Re: Report - Waratah Vets Enduro 5 April

Sawat dii khrap,

I've raced there as well - its an interesting track.
Although I don't remember riding for 100 mins.
Sounds like a large no. of riders.
There are photos by http://www.erniesmithphoto.com.au/Photo.htm
by micklan
06 Apr 2010, 17:51
Forum: Conversation
Topic: DIADORA Men's Speedracer Carbon Road Shoe '09
Replies: 3
Views: 691

DIADORA Men's Speedracer Carbon Road Shoe '09

http://www.torpedo7.com.au/products/DDSSRN0SP

These shoes are on sale from T7 - has anyone experience of the Diadora product :?:

There $99 - any feedback would be much appreciated :)
by micklan
05 Apr 2010, 14:08
Forum: Road
Topic: Beaumont Road Criterium
Replies: 39
Views: 5087

Agree - great cycling event vibe. Fast / hairy course due to parked cars, idling unoccupied trucks. Loved the hairpin turns then power down via carbon soles - very good outcome.
5th C grade, was boxed in and couldn't wind it up... Won $10 = cost neutral racing. :D
by micklan
04 Apr 2010, 14:14
Forum: Road
Topic: Beaumont Road Criterium
Replies: 39
Views: 5087

Hi all, CHANGE OF PLAN Considering there would be increased traffic for the return ride l'm now going to drive to Hornsby station and ride out to Beaumont Rd. l'll be parking in Jersey Rd (on the western side of the rail line) and leaving with Toff and maybe others at 7:00. After the race, Amy and ...
by micklan
04 Apr 2010, 09:35
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Nonbikerelated talking thread. (nsfw)
Replies: 1655
Views: 191697

timyone wrote:last night i re set my clock too the hour back on my phone, turns out, my phone did it an hour too :( so it was 7 o clock real time when it went off


try again next year :wink:
by micklan
04 Apr 2010, 06:42
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2010 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 264
Views: 19614

1 is pumped up the other goes down = 2. 1. fine wire could be tyre malware itself & removal of embedded glass 2. worn area around the value. 13 orphic daylight 07 G 06 05.5 Rainbow, Micklan 05 Anthony, PeterOS 4.5 Christian, Weiyun, Mikesbytes 04 3.5 othy 03 Geoff M, Eleri, Julio 02.5 Groomy 02 ...
by micklan
04 Apr 2010, 06:30
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Forum - Malware Attacks
Replies: 12
Views: 1273

Can you ascertain where the malware is from by the code ?
by micklan
03 Apr 2010, 15:20
Forum: Road
Topic: Beaumont Road Criterium
Replies: 39
Views: 5087

Happy to tag along - buggered if I know the route there :shock:
by micklan
03 Apr 2010, 13:05
Forum: Road
Topic: Beaumont Road Criterium
Replies: 39
Views: 5087

I'm keen as Mike said what time from Mick Mazzas?
by micklan
01 Apr 2010, 18:43
Forum: Road
Topic: Heffron Sat27 March
Replies: 9
Views: 1414

Re: Heffron Sat27 March

paul wrote:DHBC 1st and 2nd in C Grade!
Where's the report?

Paul


This is valid - where r the reports :?:
by micklan
30 Mar 2010, 17:07
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell Tops
Replies: 185
Views: 30692

weiyun wrote:It goes up to 16%? :shock:


Right at the start of our decent - it was very steep in that section on the north face... :arrow:
by micklan
30 Mar 2010, 16:40
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell Tops
Replies: 185
Views: 30692

Part of the 2009 Razorback Mountain Hill Climb Time Trial Part of the route for the Goulburn-Sydney Cycle Classic The course will consist of a 3.8 km climb of the northern face of the mountain on Old Razorback Road which is the final climb of the Goulburn-Sydney Cycle Classic. The race will also dou...
by micklan
29 Mar 2010, 19:15
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Train'n Ride 5.45am 2nd Sun Jun 13 - Stanwell Tops
Replies: 185
Views: 30692

Thanks Weiyun & Mike for plotting the course and keeping us all on track for the days ride. It was great to rendezvous at Thirlmere to intercpet the peleton. On advice from the locals; post Smeaton Grange Crit, I drove to Camden and parked at Rotary Park. I then headed for Picton knowing that Ra...
by micklan
29 Mar 2010, 18:23
Forum: Road
Topic: Macarthur CC Open Criteriums.
Replies: 47
Views: 6107

D grade It was an odd race - first of all I went to last years venue and thus was 15 mins away from the real venue, the gas gas helped out an I made it in time to roll out - the guy at the sign on desk said raced here before? A. No. "then please be advised that its very hard for a breakaway at ...
by micklan
28 Mar 2010, 19:07
Forum: Road
Topic: The Heffon Park Report from a first timer
Replies: 5
Views: 985

Good report Manny you enjoyed it - also in D grade the peleton is smaller than other grades and i think we tend to do more work in D...that must have been one hell of a stherly :x
by micklan
26 Mar 2010, 16:57
Forum: Road
Topic: Macarthur CC Open Criteriums.
Replies: 47
Views: 6107

Leaving about 7am from Bexley - have spare seat and can take 2 bikes - not sure if it helps...acutually this is of no use as I will hunt down the adventure ride post race and spend the day out there

D grade see how we go :P
by micklan
22 Mar 2010, 20:26
Forum: Track
Topic: Someone should mention Joanne T won two State medals on Sat
Replies: 9
Views: 1547

Trouty Trouty - my Heroine :D

(btw that picture is rather spaceage like)

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