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  • Heart click

    Tech said she didn't see anything abnormal (following all her disclaimers and my assurances I wouldn't quote her). She did say in her 30 years of doing it, she had never seen a heart located so low and in the location of mine. No clue what that means, she just really had to work to get the right views because everything was "different". She said could be 5 days before I hear anything official.

    I think she liked me because I was the only person under 75 years old and under 300 lbs there today. I was also probably the only one who insisted on complete nudity despite her assurances it was 100% not necessary or preferred.
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  • ST turf war in progress

    For now he is. I keep thinking Dan and Pubes secretly laugh behind the scenes at their little staged spats. It used to be Pubes would jump into threads and make smart but snarky comments. However for the past few months he's been posting semi-regularly with his own threads deliberately firing away at some topic or group of people. Even the titles became more over the top and typically were in the form of a question. The same cast of characters usually bite and jump in the mess every time, including Dan. Just seems scripted the past few months. And I think his threads are by far the biggest draw of the site which Dan obviously knows since he started a post to make sure it didn't go unnoticed.

    Maybe Pubes will start a triathlon podcast now followed by a non triathlon podcast.
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  • Side Project - Kid's Bike

    So I dug out my old bike frame from when I was a kid and built it up with my 7 year old just like my grandfather and I did when I was 7 and he found this frame in a junk yard. I doubt I was much more "help" to my grandfather than my son was to me, however he had fun putting on gloves and trying to use a hammer for each and every task. Rather than a rattle can job like we did over 30 years ago, I went ahead and had it blasted and powder coated to hopefully help it last for the next generation. I also replaced a lot of parts which probably had my grandfather rolling over in his grave since the severely rusted ones still worked or could have been salvaged. I did salvage some items, but overall it came out much nicer than it ever was when I had it. I believe the frame is 70's era huffy and was intended as a banana seat bike, however I never realized that until I was searching for a replacement seat post for this build. I kept it a standard seat since that is how I always rode it so had to do some modifications to the seat post to make it work.

    Came out pretty cool and my son loves riding it so far. I think it weighs about 300lbs!

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  • Sportsmanship Thread - Not Everyone is Cheating (all the time)

    Case in point, everyone's (or just my) favorite triathlete.

    If you don't have 2 minutes to watch the entire thing, Currie dropped his chain at Challenge Wanaka. Gomez pulled up to give him a push to try to ride it back on. When it didn't work, Gomez held up down the road for him to pull over, get his chain back on and catch up. Gomez went on to beat Currie by about 17 seconds.
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  • Heart click

    My buddy texted it's the woman inside me knocking to be let out. So far he is winning!
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  • Ben Hobbs - is that really you?

    Fearless leader? I didn't say @AaronWebstey.
  • Post a picture or .gif that sums up your last workout

    Appears that body only finishes things in multiples.
  • Let's See Your Critters

    That could serve as the theme for my adolescent years.
  • Oh Canada

    I'd settle for a 12 and 13 year old boy .....
    Plans to blackmail @Tad_Machrowicz just got easier!
  • Oceanside showdown

    I think Sanders can win if Frodeno shows up to train. Otherwise, I don't think he can run with Frodeno after the bike leg he will have to put in to get back in contact.

    As for Potts - oh Potts. I think unfortunately his window is really closing. He wasted his best years on a Kestrel with a Rudy helmet on. I hope I am wrong - nicest guy on the planet (at least publicly).

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