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by HAZBRO
20 Feb 2014 18:11
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Woolly Mamil Winter Series, Stourport
Replies: 19
Views: 4688

Stuart you are a badass!
by HAZBRO
17 Oct 2013 00:17
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Funny stuff
Replies: 4
Views: 1932

Big heads, they are a common breed
by HAZBRO
14 Oct 2013 00:15
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Hill Climb Championships 15 Sept RESULTS
Replies: 16
Views: 4331

Mark Patton wrote:Did the pics from this ever get posted anywhere?
Looks like Charles has disappeared from the face of the earth, my dad took a few photos, not everyone, but some, ill put them up!
by HAZBRO
05 Oct 2013 13:28
Forum: Pro Racing
Topic: Worlds TT
Replies: 2
Views: 1447

wasn't David Millar the first British time trial world champion?
by HAZBRO
25 Sep 2013 23:34
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Etrex or Edge?
Replies: 13
Views: 3382

edge all the way, its like choosing between android and apple!
by HAZBRO
20 Sep 2013 23:24
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Nutrition during rides
Replies: 8
Views: 2305

So by eating within a ride you don't go boom! Wait wat, and here's me thinking its all about fitness!

So theoretically your average citizen could jump on a bike and ride 100 miles given the right food?

Im 56 kg, so how does it work for me?
by HAZBRO
20 Sep 2013 18:42
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Century Saturday?
Replies: 16
Views: 4239

Good luck andy and mark, it should be a walk in the park for you 2 by the sounds of it anyway, as with the hill climb, try again next year! Hoepfully it should be a peaceful ride, hopeully the weathers good and all

Cheers for the advice Guys, much appreciated
by HAZBRO
19 Sep 2013 21:55
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Century Saturday?
Replies: 16
Views: 4239

it looks like im not going, oh and thanks steve for the info ill take that into account for the future
by HAZBRO
19 Sep 2013 19:41
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Nutrition during rides
Replies: 8
Views: 2305

What sort of food do you take with you? and do you put powder in your drink?
by HAZBRO
19 Sep 2013 16:55
Forum: Pro Racing
Topic: Tour de france 100 app for smartphones
Replies: 0
Views: 845

Tour de france 100 app for smartphones

Anyone with a very technological advanced phone, such as an iphone or nokia, or Samsung galaxy can download a game of the tour de france, its free you get 4 training stages and 1 stage, you have to pay £1.99 to get the full game! its pretty cool, you can win the tour de france with mark Cavendish if...
by HAZBRO
19 Sep 2013 15:13
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Nutrition during rides
Replies: 8
Views: 2305

I did a 65 mile ride on Wednesday, all in one go, with 5 digestives biscuit's being the only food I had, I managed to do it, I was averaging 18mph, for the first 40 ish, it came down 1 mph by the time I got to 65 , and my legs filled up with lactic acids as well, I think I was going a bit too fast, ...
by HAZBRO
17 Sep 2013 20:06
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Century Saturday?
Replies: 16
Views: 4239

I'm going out to do 70 miles tomorrow, hopefully the weather wont be as crap as it was today!
by HAZBRO
17 Sep 2013 18:00
Forum: Pro Racing
Topic: Tour of Britain (spoilers)
Replies: 4
Views: 1640

No but we can make the stages super long!
by HAZBRO
16 Sep 2013 19:54
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Century Saturday?
Replies: 16
Views: 4239

Thanks phil for that, oh yes andy, a question, what is a Spartan run?
by HAZBRO
16 Sep 2013 19:35
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Century Saturday?
Replies: 16
Views: 4239

Last time I did one of the excursions I took 2, 700ml water bottles and ran out 50 miles in therefore I had to go to a corner shop to get some more water, it was a hot day though! and I only have two bottle cages! HELP!
by HAZBRO
16 Sep 2013 18:50
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Garmin 800, Mio 305 or Bryton Ride 60
Replies: 17
Views: 4270

Ed Moss wrote:I bought one about 18 months ago, went for a Garmin 800 and found some open source maps on the web, saved me buying them.
No complaints so far.
I do that, when im looking for films, its perfectly legal!
by HAZBRO
15 Sep 2013 21:26
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Century Saturday?
Replies: 16
Views: 4239

Im very interested, as im working on my long distance and can so far ride 70 odd miles averaging that in one go by myself and still feel pretty perky, if I could sit behind someone then maybe, the last 30 maybe a slog! not too sure yet, im going out on a long ride Wednesday so will see but ill defin...
by HAZBRO
15 Sep 2013 21:16
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Hill Climb Championships 15 Sept RESULTS
Replies: 16
Views: 4331

PHOTOS!
by HAZBRO
12 Sep 2013 19:24
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Hill Climb Championships 15 Sept
Replies: 12
Views: 3314

I need 22 seconds to beat gary! damn! Good job hes feeling tired!
by HAZBRO
11 Sep 2013 21:41
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: RESULTS WMCCL Round 1 Henley
Replies: 12
Views: 3378

Paul, do you have a crick neck, because I've had that twice, luckily it wasn't when I was cycling!
by HAZBRO
11 Sep 2013 01:54
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: RESULT: Southam Triathlon 9th September 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1945

Well done andy!
by HAZBRO
10 Sep 2013 11:48
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Anyone doing the Nocturne at Stourport? Sat 21st 8.30pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1327

I cant enter anyway, day licenses are not available
by HAZBRO
10 Sep 2013 00:35
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: RESULTS Hill Climb KH28 7th Sept
Replies: 23
Views: 5698

Whos gonna go quicker than 3 mins up the kh12 anyway!
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 23:29
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

What can I say Tim, great minds think alike
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 18:48
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Ed, was brilliant today, top work in the peloton! All or nothing, good strategy! But don't you miss out on points?
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 18:22
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Sorry Laurence, Its just that I prepared for this only for so long after my knee injury and it all worked out well for me, I would of thought it would of worked well for you, because you didn't finish last as well! And its your 2nd race, or 3rd maybe because you went down to stourport, Also how did ...
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 17:35
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: RESULTS Hill Climb KH28 7th Sept
Replies: 23
Views: 5698

Brilliant work Martin, next week is the week that we all have been waiting for though! The KH12 awaits, short, steep and painful!
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 17:27
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

CakeStop wrote:Well done Harry - keep that level of enthusiasm up and you'll soon be mixing things up in the peloton, as well as giving us a good read.
Cheers steve, not too sure about my writing skills though, I scraped a C in English!
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 17:08
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Photos!!!!!!!! The start! https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/1238014_10200492771587867_1000385885_n.jpg Not sure where this was though, but the face din't help, flat ground and big acceleration don't go well for me! https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/1238379_1...
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 16:16
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

I've got some photos, however I think I've got to upload them to a web base first!
by HAZBRO
07 Sep 2013 16:14
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Race 1:Todays race was bloody brilliant to be quite honest I look forward to racing here again! in the first one which was my first race I managed to get dropped straight from the start with some sketchy cornering and bad lines I was soon behind! It was looking pretty grim from this point onwards, h...
by HAZBRO
06 Sep 2013 19:50
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Very interesting, I reckon we should try and break away, think of the theory, 3 vs 32 hmm? Can we see a first second and third for us lot, or is that a bit optimistic! I'll leave that one to you, Harry. You'll probably find me doing my best to hang on at the back. Yeah ill be sitting behind your wh...
by HAZBRO
06 Sep 2013 19:03
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

That reminds me, im going to check out my daily horoscope see if anything goods going to happen!
by HAZBRO
06 Sep 2013 18:56
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Very interesting, I reckon we should try and break away, think of the theory, 3 vs 32 hmm? Can we see a first second and third for us lot, or is that a bit optimistic!
by HAZBRO
02 Sep 2013 19:57
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Shorts ride up leg when riding bike
Replies: 7
Views: 2331

Tim wrote:Don't sell them yet, after the 100+ sprints on Sat your thighs will be like Hoys by this time next week :-)
Give me a few banned substances and that maybe a possibility :wink:
by HAZBRO
02 Sep 2013 19:11
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Shorts ride up leg when riding bike
Replies: 7
Views: 2331

Its funny because I looked on the internet and one of the solutions were, if your legs are hairy then it means the leg band thingys cant grip the skin well! Smaller shorts then it is, I will sell my beacon medium frc range shorts, at a slightly cheaper price than what was payed for them, washed of c...
by HAZBRO
02 Sep 2013 17:49
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

I'm in the race officially now, it seemed there was a problem with the website that was why I couldn't enter, All good, British cycling won't let me have Beacon RCC as my club for some reason, I have to get it confirmed! first! Also I've read the terms and conditions, something I've never done, just...
by HAZBRO
02 Sep 2013 17:30
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Shorts ride up leg when riding bike
Replies: 7
Views: 2331

That was my first impression, so just checking if I can do anything about it if that's not the problem
by HAZBRO
02 Sep 2013 16:57
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Shorts ride up leg when riding bike
Replies: 7
Views: 2331

Shorts ride up leg when riding bike

My nice new frc range cycling shorts constantly ride up my leg when im riding my bike, When I put my shorts on they stay at a nice length, but as soon as I get on the bike, they decide they need to move up the leg! this makes the shorts even shorter! Why!!!!! There Medium size, and was advised to go...
by HAZBRO
24 Aug 2013 19:43
Forum: Pro Racing
Topic: Velogames Fantasy Vuelta
Replies: 5
Views: 1716

If the table quantity stays like this im guarenteed 6th place!
by HAZBRO
21 Aug 2013 20:31
Forum: Pro Racing
Topic: Velogames Fantasy Vuelta
Replies: 5
Views: 1716

All riders have been selected! lets hope I can beat my 7th place from last time!
by HAZBRO
21 Aug 2013 14:58
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

yes ill definitely be there on 27th tim, not sure about 3rd, college might have began a new term, they aint told me nothing! but yes see you there, ill be up at bloody 4.50am, this will be interesting hauling myself out of bed!, although the last time I went there I was extremely tired :)
by HAZBRO
21 Aug 2013 13:29
Forum: Audaxes & Cyclosportives
Topic: Clee & KK, VIDEO! Pictures, Review & Results 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 5377

Good work Charles!
Nice vid, its good to see fellow beaconites suffering up the burway!
by HAZBRO
20 Aug 2013 18:40
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Ill be there 4th of September, 6pm or 7pm or 8pm :shock:
by HAZBRO
19 Aug 2013 20:32
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

Looks like this race could be dominated by beacon riders in terms of club riders, but whether 'we' will dominate is another story!

Make sure your wearing your jerseys people!!!!!!!!
by HAZBRO
17 Aug 2013 20:35
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Garmin Vector Power Meter Pedals. A touch expensive!
Replies: 3
Views: 1397

Garmin are the sports equivalent of apple, people will happily pay high prices for small changes and because of the name, look at the 800 and 810, surely the Bluetooth device within the 810 isn't worth 100 pounds! With that vector thingy, it limits everyone to certain pedals and shoes, buy buy shima...
by HAZBRO
15 Aug 2013 19:17
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: ZipVit Lichfield CCC Points Chaser - Curborough, 7 September
Replies: 50
Views: 10897

I will join you Laurence, I went down with food poisoning on the weekend before my 'so called first race!' sods law I say! But all I can say is, im prepared!

Then a week from then on we will be embarking up winwood heath rd for the hill climb!
by HAZBRO
26 Jul 2013 23:21
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: mid week rides
Replies: 231
Views: 60732

To the people who want to race or have an ambition of racing, Just read this forum, and tim is right, but mikes training plan(sought of, not really a plan) is extremely beneficial, before my knee injury last year, I couldn't even do an A run, my ambition of road racing seemed so far away! after my k...
by HAZBRO
26 Jul 2013 21:19
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Club Timetrial Weds 24 July (now with result)
Replies: 8
Views: 2402

Independent (Harry Gardner - 14:01) Unable to ride 'officially' due to the major health and safety risks involved in a time trial! Brian, I will download and print this prestigious form off, and personally get my mother to sign and date it! Congrats Gary, you would of been in yellow if that was the ...
by HAZBRO
26 Jul 2013 21:00
Forum: Audaxes & Cyclosportives
Topic: getting into audaxes
Replies: 15
Views: 4040

All sounds good, since making this thread, I am now self sufficient enough to ride a bike and not fall off and change an inner tube, That is what you call fast learning!

I am accustomed to the 'audax' event! I rode my first in June, on the Cotswold one!