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  1. Cube1959

    Live tracking

    Hi i have entered discovery adventures LEJOG for september 2015 .. I have a Garmin 800 edge , but would like something with live tracking , so my wife and son can see where i am at any time of day .. What is the best way to go with this .. I have thought i could sell my 800 edge and buy the...
  2. Cube1959

    Shimano's Ultegra Di2 11 speed

    Some time early on in the year , i was thinking of getting a DI2 spec bike .. Well as some will know that were part of that thread i got an Sworks Tarmac Di2 .. there were plenty of discussions about how good or bad people thought they were , Dwell , difficult to change in winter with big...
  3. Cube1959

    Carbon and Turbo + Winter

    I own two road bike .. Sworks Tarmac and a Cube Agree GTC ... Been thinking of getting of the cube , because i read all the time you can't use a Carbon bike on a turbo .. Had this reply from Specialized this morning , still waiting fro a reply from cube ! Hi Roger Thank you for your...
  4. Cube1959

    Just Giving

    Hi Im 54 and started cycling again 2 years ago , now have a cube agree gtc and an Sworks di2 tarmac . I am doing lejog in september 2015 , so in prep for that im taking part in this years Wiggle Etape Cymru ! This is an 'epic' lung-busting, leg-aching, end of season closed road sportive...
  5. Cube1959

    insurance

    Ok .. Bike being built , so now to another important part "Insurance" ... I have the Cube on the house insurance , but they would only goto 2k ... Who does anyone use and what can i expect to pay to cover a bike worth 4k ..
  6. Cube1959

    Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 or custom build

    Hi Guys im looking at getting a Di2 , i have a 4k budget .. I have looked at loads , i am wanting it for lands end to john o groats in 2015 .. I have a chance of New Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 for £2.459 .. That is 30% of .. leaving me with 1.5 k to maybe put some better wheels / seat on it...
  7. Cube1959

    Cycling clubs , No thanks

    let me start by saying i am not having a go at all cycling clubs , or your club , maybe you can name your club here and tell everyone about it .. I have been cycling again for a year after over 20 years off a bike , i am loving it . i go out on my own most of the time as i like the fact i can...
  8. Cube1959

    update on Tacx i - Genius and Cycling

    Now had the Tacx for a good few months now , i have cycled round paris , rome .. the alps , but now mostly i do 100 laps in a virtual veladrome .. I love this it gets you at it , i am 54 in december and last december got back into road cycling .. Since then i have changed shape and lost 16LB ...
  9. Cube1959

    Crack in Cube frame .. AGAIN !!

    Hi guys i have a cube agree gtc race 2012 .. I brought it in december 2012 . It was taken back after finding a crack in the seat post , and climb on bikes fitted a new frame .. Over the last few weeks i noticed a loud creek / clicking noise from the crank , Absolute bikes here in buckley took...
  10. Cube1959

    Tacx I - Genius advice

    Hi going to order a Tacx i - Genius this week .. Just got best prices so far of £888 for the Genius without the black track and multi player and one of £1004 with .. Can anyone who has one tell me if it is really worth getting one with .. I don't really see it will make so much...
  11. Cube1959

    new here

    Hi Guys I am new to the forum , I'm 53 and just started road Cycling again in December after a 25 year break , I live in North Wales , I am in the lucky position of being a househusband , So i can get out whenever i wish as our Son is in School .. .. I am only doing around 20 miles...
  12. Cube1959

    What is best to use

    Hi Guys I am new to the forum , I'm 53 and just started road Cycling again in December after a 25 year break , I live in North Wales , I am in the lucky position of being a househusband , So i can get out whenever i wish as our Son is in School .. I use Zero Highs for my bottle , and...