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Tips for cycling prep

Discussion in 'off topic' started by Whaleblue, Apr 13, 2017.

  1. avole

    avole pfm Member

    Lots. Try 5km at speed in the tropics. If you don't sweat you aint livin'!
     
  2. Paul R

    Paul R pfm Member

    Sweat isn't smelly.

    Paul
     
  3. Tony Lockhart

    Tony Lockhart pfm Member

    Where does Whaleblue live?
     
  4. merlin

    merlin Avatar changed - Town names deemed offensive.

    Tory sweat is Paul.
     
  5. JezmondTutu

    JezmondTutu Expert on very little

    You are right, but you also don't want to arrive in a sweaty mess!

    I rode in this morning (20 miles) and had cycling kit on my top half (jersey, merino, windproof) then changed into a shirt. What you do want to avoid is a wet back which you get quite quickly with a rucksack and if you are piling on some speed
     
  6. Cav

    Cav pfm Member

    Whaleblue

    If commuting is all you want to do forget all this "doing it quicker" bollocks - just use the bike to commute.
     
  7. Whaleblue

    Whaleblue Box-swapper extraordinaire

    That's the plan. Getting quicker is only of interest as a marker of improving fitness.
     
  8. Tony Lockhart

    Tony Lockhart pfm Member

    How's it going?
     
  9. Tony Lockhart

    Tony Lockhart pfm Member

    I've a very cunning plan

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    Take my bike to work on my new bars and bike carrier, then cycle dead fast up to the hangar!
     
  10. mikemusic

    mikemusic pfm Member

    Look out for very low bridges !
    :)
     

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