Activity Stream

Filter
Sort By Time Show
Recent Recent Popular Popular Anytime Anytime Last 24 Hours Last 24 Hours Last 7 Days Last 7 Days Last 30 Days Last 30 Days All All Photos Photos Forum Forums
  • Llani Boy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:03 PM
    Llani Boy replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    I agree. The weight of one's body and bike combined are the same whether seated or standing on the pedals. I think that a different position/angle of...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • Gambatte's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:57 PM
    Gambatte replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    I don't buy the point "you can use your body weight". Of course you can use your body weight to push the pedals down. But for that to be possible,...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • noel's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:52 PM
    My first froglet encounter of this year. A few hopping across the road in front of my bike as I cycled very slowly up the hill home from the station...
    4262 replies | 736666 view(s)
  • Marco's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:40 PM
    Marco replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    I was being simplistic, so everyone reading could follow I also think there's more to it, and there's probably a whole PhD subject waiting for...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • Marco's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:21 PM
    I think it's a case of 'getting your eye in', as once I started taking an interest I started to see a lot more. There are, apparently, around 40...
    4262 replies | 736666 view(s)
  • Mossdog's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:14 PM
    Nice one. Is this year an exceptionally good one for dragonflies? I seem to have seen so many more than usual, but perhaps I've just 'tuned-in'...
    4262 replies | 736666 view(s)
  • Marco's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:06 PM
    A female Southern Hawker dragonfly above my mum's very small pond. Wouldn't settle long, or let you get close, but I managed to get the following...
    4262 replies | 736666 view(s)
  • anthonykay's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:33 PM
    A race that has recently come to my attention is the Cwm Alpine Climb, held at Cwm Carnival. This is at the village of Cwm, a few miles down the...
    29 replies | 10679 view(s)
  • TheReverand's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:31 PM
    That's him, for some reason I was thinking Alan... You're correct though! Derry Brabbs, now that's a name nobody will forget, also synonymous with...
    15 replies | 4231 view(s)
  • Mike T's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:03 PM
    12.06 miles, 3,883 feet, 4 hours 24 minutes: Traveller's Rest - Grasmere - Far Easedale - Calf Crag - Steel Fell - Steel End - Dunmail Raise - Seat...
    1643 replies | 173041 view(s)
  • molehill's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:22 AM
    molehill replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    As a very amateur novice cyclist I cannot get to grips with the standing up off the saddle to peddle uphill. Possibly I have the wrong technique but...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • Travs's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:31 AM
    Travs replied to a thread Arenig Fawr in Races
    Well done Anthony, it's a fantastic race. My scrawled notes on the back of my race map tell me that CP1-CP2... Low = tussocky grass High =...
    183 replies | 45512 view(s)
  • anthonykay's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 11:19 PM
    anthonykay replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    So, if the Arenig Fawr fell race on Saturday was the "main course", then the "dessert" was cycling over two of Wales' 500-metre passes over the next...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • anthonykay's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 10:24 PM
    anthonykay replied to a thread Arenig Fawr in Races
    Well, I didn't come last . . . My navigation was perfect; but there is a big difference between navigation and finding the best line. I knew where...
    183 replies | 45512 view(s)
  • Gambatte's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 09:53 PM
    Gambatte replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    Thanks but I don't think this answers it. No matter how (un)fit, and overgeared or not. The workload your muscles are required to do is always the...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • theitmancometh's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 09:32 PM
    I think 'the bloke off Look North' you refer to may be Eric Robson?? If so, I remember it too; it was good TV
    15 replies | 4231 view(s)
  • Llani Boy's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 08:48 PM
    Llani Boy replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    I agree, and the sooner the organisers of the Grand Tours remove team radios the better.
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • TheReverand's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 08:08 PM
    Been in love with the books from boyhood, still have pride of place on the bookshelves. Was only the other day I was flicking through the Central...
    15 replies | 4231 view(s)
  • mr brightside's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 07:16 PM
    It was a shambles. They don't know their arses from their elbows without their teams to tell them which is which. Completely undone by a herculean...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • mr brightside's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 07:08 PM
    mr brightside replied to a thread Turnslack Fell race in Races
    Cheers fellgaz. 83.08 points scored, that's pretty solid for me. I was reflecting today on how my relentless speed endurance training paid off at...
    127 replies | 28787 view(s)
  • fellgazelle's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 06:33 PM
    fellgazelle replied to a thread Holme Moss in Races
    That was a tough day at the office! I also struggled with the heat and humidity, especially on the flagstones (which I dislike immensely at the best...
    4 replies | 1763 view(s)
  • Witton Park's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 05:22 PM
    Witton Park replied to a thread Today's politics in General chat!
    I missed it as well. Very busy lately fitting work in between short breaks away. I don't expect them to be honest and professional either. I've...
    14 replies | 540 view(s)
  • ba-ba's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 03:34 PM
    Oli Johnson (DPFR) set a record of about 17h40 (?) a few weeks ago, but no longer.
    17 replies | 4315 view(s)
  • Graham Breeze's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 03:20 PM
    So I noticed...and she was probably the only rider who had actually paid for her bike!
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • dantodman's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 02:42 PM
    dantodman replied to a thread Turnslack Fell race in Races
    He is in training for his first official fell race this sunday. :p Dan
    127 replies | 28787 view(s)
  • Mike T's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 02:29 PM
    12.02 miles, 4,311 feet, 5 hours 24 minutes: ODG - Rossett Gill - Esk Hause shelter - Scafell Pike - around to the right of Esk Pike - Bowfell - The...
    1643 replies | 173041 view(s)
  • ponte_ricky's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 02:13 PM
    ponte_ricky replied to a thread Turnslack Fell race in Races
    I heard he got his young lad to carry it all up for him ;)
    127 replies | 28787 view(s)
  • Marco's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 01:09 PM
    Marco replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    Those blasted e-bikes get everywhere! :)
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • Marco's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 01:07 PM
    Marco replied to a thread Today's Bike Ride in General chat!
    Because we're not fit enough, and we're over geared. I concur with this; as I've got stronger and faster in the last 12 months I've noticed...
    7782 replies | 1153690 view(s)
  • fellgazelle's Avatar
    26-07-2021, 12:54 PM
    fellgazelle replied to a thread Turnslack Fell race in Races
    https://www.webscorer.com/racedetails?pid=1&raceid=248591&fbclid=IwAR1y596AGWJXgBrXg81VCOMuE-p4fdLCV1zh5a-Qw07fKySLA58eU0BB09I
    127 replies | 28787 view(s)
More Activity