Recent content by tdcadillac



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    Need advice on titanium 105 used bike

    Hello Froze Long time hope you are doing great. I bought a Specialized Elite https://www.specialized.com/ca/en/allez-elite/p/133817?color=239805-133817&searchText=90018-4256 It is my first road bike so for me it is great as I never rode TI, Steel nor Carbon and don't know the difference. I...
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    Where to start? for me road cycling is like a giant forest

    Hello Yojimbo, Yes I got a bike 2 weeks ago and the Kicker snap too. Here it is raining crazy lately so I decided to get the trainer sooner. I have been on the road 3 times at night after 10 pm just to have an empty road and get used to road biking. I do 30 minutes every time and will build on...
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    Cannondale caad 13

    I just love your replies, you never judge me and always trying to answer my question. Many thanks very much appreciated
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    Cannondale caad 13

    Don't know if it was only me but I could not access to the site many times. Anyways, I bought a bike and you were the first one to advise me to buy 105 group and rim brake and guess what that what I did:) . I was debating disc brakes and I decided to browse pictures from the last tour de france...
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    Where to start? for me road cycling is like a giant forest

    I have trouble logging to the forum the last few days. Is it just me?
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    Where to start? for me road cycling is like a giant forest

    Is there a dedicated sub forum for indoor training? need more info about which platform is better (zwift ...) and other indoor training questions Thank you
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    Where to start? for me road cycling is like a giant forest

    Thank you. I added the wahoo tickr on my favourte for future. I will open a new thread in the future for indoor training as well. Thanks for your feedback much appreciated.
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    Old and new shimano 105

    Thanks Froze. that is reassuring that the 56 is viable option as well.
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    Pedals for new bike

    Thanks for your feedback Froze, always much appreciated
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    Old and new shimano 105

    well said. I love the analogy of the golf club. Thanks Froze I want to buy a specialized Allez Elite 5 which is withing my budget but find only size 56 and I am 6 feet tall with inseam 31.9 I am at the edge of 56 and wonder if I can took the risk and buy it? Or the other alternative is a synapse...
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    Old and new shimano 105

    Good afternoon all, I just want to know if there is a big difference between the 2018 shimano 105 (5800) and the new shimano 105 in 2020 models? Thank you
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    Size issue for a friendly budget bike

    Thank you very much. I will try to go rent a bike and hopefully i can find a the same or close bike on rent
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    Size issue for a friendly budget bike

    Hello All, this bike is budget friendly ($1450 USD). It has decent features but the crankset is not shimano and the brakes are not Tektro but I find it has most of what I need without putting high pressure to find a perfect bike. the only thing is I can not ride it as it is 3000 km away...
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    Pedals for new bike

    Hello Dabac, I found a specialized Allez E 5 Elite 105 with rims (rockcitycycles website) i can t copy the link unfortunately it is $1900 cad with shipping ($1460 us). it is budget friendly and I am ok with the rims brakes. the only thing that worry me is that I am 183 cm tall and this is a 56...
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    Pedals for new bike

    Thank you very much