*********2018 Cycling Thread********

Discussion in 'SMB' started by Cee Jay, Jan 5, 2018.

  1. Cee Jay

    Cee Jay Striker

  2. Walter Ego

    Walter Ego Winger

    Bike nonces unite.
     
  3. Gloster Mackem

    Gloster Mackem Central Defender

    Thank you to the poster who dropped the PlanetX sale link in the previous thread. I now have a significantly lighter wallet and a pissed off wife.

    Goals for this year: 7000miles and three triathlons, starting with Snowdon in May. Maybe Geneva after that.
     
  4. Done a grand total of 43km so far this year; hopefully get out this weekend if the weather improves
     
  5. Fucking soaked riding home from work last two days. Still, better than a bus wanker.
    Hoping for a relatively mild next couple of months.
     
  6. Cee Jay

    Cee Jay Striker

    Nee plans/targets miles wise or nowt like that.

    Majorca booked for Easter, hope to get there in September as well.....and possibly cheeky short break to Girona cycling for wife’s birthday ?

    Oh and a nice new bike to be added to bike family ;)


    Dry but cold with wind tomorrow..

    And it’s miles ffs ;)
     
  7. Going cycling in Mallorca in March. Bit scared, as going with people who can actually go fast. (a club)

    Correct. You should be able to ban people from a thread.
     
  8. Cee Jay

    Cee Jay Striker

    Shields or Clarion ? A club should be taking care of all abilities ...split into faster/slower groups etc

    Late or early March ?
    We went once when Easter was early and the only time in Mallorca when weather iffy.
     
  9. Walter Ego

    Walter Ego Winger

  10. Middle of march. Hoping it'll be mid teens but sunny.

    Going with the Blaydon club. I hope there will be a mix as there's a fair few who enjoy an ale. I can always take a day off if its too much work.

    Hiring a flash DI2 bike for the week. :)
     
  11. Walter Ego

    Walter Ego Winger

  12. Billy Fish

    Billy Fish Striker

    You're welcome
     
  13. Canny Crack

    Canny Crack Full Back

    Wish I could get some MILES in like. I've not been able to do owt since 6th December. Came off the bike & did me shoulder in. Waited 2 weeks to get surgery (ac joint reconstruction) & don't know how long before getting back on the bike. Can't even get on the turbo yet :(. I've got 3 bikes sitting in the garage doing nowt. Every now & then I go in & have a chat with them :lol::oops:
     
  14. Dave Herbal

    Dave Herbal Striker

    Woo hoo bikes threads at #1 and 2.
     
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  15. Best wishes with your recovery mate !
     
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  16. Goals. Get fitter = faster than last year.
    Beat last years milage. Going for 8,000 miles.
    Previous climbing stats to be shattered. Not checked, so don't know what they are.
    Generally, just become a fast pensioner.
     
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  17. I'd be happy if I manage 2000 miles this year, jesus christ!
     
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  18. Did the Seaham circular last year, and the timekeeper made a right mess of me and the wifes times.

    Er. Faster pensioner. I'll never be fast.
     
  19. D.A

    D.A Striker

    Don't put the pensha one on the same day as the great North run...
     
  20. Cee Jay

    Cee Jay Striker


    Good thing about hiring a bike..you can try summat flash

    Fuck having a day off...just time an easy day.
    Should be in low to mid twenties I’d guess...not bad ;)
     

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