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Postby Hawkeye » Sat Mar 15, 2008 6:23 pm

How to ride faster:

http://www.zapiks.com/chain-vs-chain.html

And here's one to send to all your mates, non-cyclists included:

http://www.dothetest.co.uk/
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Postby Mulger bill » Sat Mar 15, 2008 10:36 pm

...whatever the road rules, self-preservation is the absolute priority for a cyclist when mixing it with motorised traffic.
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Postby winona_rider » Mon Mar 17, 2008 12:16 pm

woah...i can't believe that guy could stay upright as he landed on grass!
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Postby basscadetz » Mon Mar 31, 2008 8:49 am

heres one at the austin texas maker faire. the makerfaire is usually put on by make magazine, an online DIY publication. this video features "Cyclecide" who have an entire pedal powered carnival. check it out, youll like it.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bZO0Mc0xsg
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Postby Birdman » Tue Apr 01, 2008 2:52 pm

My partners pop had the latest episode of the MAKE magazine in his shed last night, i had a quick squiz in it.

It had a bike which was turned into a portable drive in, it had a big projector thing with speakers in the back.

It also had a DIY thing on making your new bike look old, rusted and unwawnted for thieves. Pretty interesting.

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Postby munga » Sun Apr 06, 2008 4:34 pm

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Postby CB » Sun Apr 06, 2008 4:54 pm

^that is grotesque
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Postby Mulger bill » Mon Apr 07, 2008 7:24 pm

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...whatever the road rules, self-preservation is the absolute priority for a cyclist when mixing it with motorised traffic.
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Postby Boognoss » Mon Apr 07, 2008 8:01 pm

It wasn't too bad until the wiggling started :shock:
n = 3 for now

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Postby toolonglegs » Mon Apr 07, 2008 8:02 pm

....a warm up for next sunday :lol: :lol: :lol:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=buQGibzq8Sg
the commentary on this 80's finish is gold!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvAdfqo43s0
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Postby munga » Mon Apr 07, 2008 8:21 pm

I just watched that 80s paris-roubaix clip and I am awestruck. Phenomenal!

Currently downloading these three movies:
A Sunday in Hell - Overcoming - Hell on Wheels

(torrent files- download/install utorrent then open the file. duh :D)
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Postby Hawkeye » Mon Apr 07, 2008 10:30 pm

toolonglegs wrote:the commentary on this 80's finish is gold!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvAdfqo43s0


Not nearly as cheesy as the erm, foreground score! :lol:
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Postby CB » Sat Apr 12, 2008 11:12 pm

you do realise that "une chute mortelle" means "a fatal fall"

unwritten rule with crash videos: when someone dies, that's going too far
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Postby toolonglegs » Sun Apr 13, 2008 5:57 am

He dosent look very dead at the end of it....that was a practice jump for the one that was filmed when jumping over the TDF stage.
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Postby CB » Sun Apr 13, 2008 11:21 am

i don't know i didn't watch the whole thing. fall looked appropriately nasty though!
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Postby toolonglegs » Sun Apr 13, 2008 1:47 pm

He fell off in the TDF jump as well...not quite as bad...insane!.
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Postby toolonglegs » Tue Apr 29, 2008 10:09 pm



thats pretty cool :lol:
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Postby Birdman » Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:36 am

Something like that for vehicles would be very handy in most metro areas and hospital carparks.

I think i saw one on TV.

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Postby Hawkeye » Sat May 10, 2008 1:42 am

Something to get the heart rate elevated for your next trainer session.

http://www.world-vtt.com/video-mondial- ... rquee-a218
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Postby mikesbytes » Sat May 10, 2008 10:59 am

j.r.hawkins wrote:Something to get the heart rate elevated for your next trainer session.

http://www.world-vtt.com/video-mondial- ... rquee-a218


And now the ride back up :)
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Postby winona_rider » Sat May 10, 2008 11:57 am

that was incredible...
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Postby Blaze » Sun May 11, 2008 10:40 am

mikesbytes wrote:
j.r.hawkins wrote:Something to get the heart rate elevated for your next trainer session.

http://www.world-vtt.com/video-mondial- ... rquee-a218


And now the ride back up :)


What ride?... they are taking the chair lift back up... it appears to be at a ski resort...

what a great idea!
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Postby Birdman » Mon May 12, 2008 11:10 am

That was so freakin awesome...i wish i could do something even remotely like that.

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