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  1. instinct2

    Triathlon Training Bike

    Anyone have a response?
  2. instinct2

    Crank Help

    Ok to start it off here is my bike and it's component list http://www.specialized.com/bc/SBCBkModel.jsp?spid=9634&bikeTab=techspec I'm wanting to change my 3 ring crankset to a lighter and higer end 2 ring set. I have looked at the Durace and Campagnolo Record CT or Carbon. I'm wondering several...
  3. instinct2

    Triathlon Training Bike

    Next question for ironman and half ironman competitors. Do you only train on your triathlon bike or do train on a regular road bike and save the triathlon bike for race day and speed rides?
  4. instinct2

    Indiana bike stores

    Does anyone know of a good bike store in Indiana that has a decent selection of triathlon bikes? And a staff that will properly fit you into a correct model?
  5. instinct2

    How many miles

    How many miles or years do you put on your bike before you trade it in? 10,000 20,000 3 years? Just wondering
  6. instinct2

    New Show - "Chasing Lance" on FitTV

    Awesome show! Simply put awesome! I love to seeing how the small details are shown in their training and bike setups.
  7. instinct2

    Half Ironman training

    Alright here is my new plan. I will be at the Chicago Marathon in a few months, but my new goal is to start training for a half ironman in July 2006. What should I do come late October after my marathon for preseason training and 18 weeks out from the half ironman? Does anyone know of any...
  8. instinct2

    Livestrong Fashion bands..

    Sorry I don't understand what you are trying to say? Your post doesn't make sense. Yes we belong.
  9. instinct2

    Livestrong Fashion bands..

    I have recently changed my livestrong for the new American Diabetes Associations - Search for a Cure band. My wife is 25 and has been a type 1 diabetic since she was 9. So not all of those bands you are seeing are just fashion bands - Diabetes are red. Lance did a great fundraiser for these...
  10. instinct2

    Triathlon question?

    Thanks, that helps. I am training right now for the chicago marathon, but getting bored with all the running so I have started riding a lot to supplement the running. I'm a highschool swim coach and track coach - so I have the swimming back ground so I figured I would give a few tri's a shot...
  11. instinct2

    Triathlon question?

    O.K. - I understand that you swim, bike, then run. But, what does one change during the transitions. Do you swim with a Jammer suit and wear it for the bike and the run? Do you wear socks while you cycle? I want to do my first triathlon this summer, but I figured I better figure this stuff...
  12. instinct2

    2005 allez comp info?

    I just bought the allez comp with the triple last weekend. The double is nicer, but was more than I had. I love my comp, the best bike that I have owned or test ridden. I went for a 50 miler this weekend and was shocked by how smooth of a ride the comp is. There is carbon all over the thing...
  13. instinct2

    Armstrong

    However, riding the piece of junk I use to have wouldn't allow Lance to ride like Lance!
  14. instinct2

    Armstrong

    What type of components does Armstrong use on his Trek Bike? Are they different from what they sell us or do they change them?
  15. instinct2

    Bridgeston trade for Specialized Elite

    I'm finally going to trade in my old bridgestone RB1, I'm looking at spending a thousand dollars. I recently rode the Specialized Elite 2005 and absolutely fell in love with it, I have never riddent a bike that fits my frame so well. My question is should I hold off and try to save 6 to 7...