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  Topic: New 2019 Specialized 'Shiv Disc'
JaRok2300

Replies: 48
Views: 1566

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:33 am   Subject: New 2019 Specialized 'Shiv Disc'
https://www.tririg.com/articles/2018_10_Ironman_Hawaii_Race_Day/960/2018_10_Ironman_Hawaii_Race_Day_58.jpg[/quote]

Did anyone see Don do anything with that bottle or was it purely an empty bottle w ...
  Topic: New 2019 Specialized 'Shiv Disc'
JaRok2300

Replies: 48
Views: 1566

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:37 am   Subject: New 2019 Specialized 'Shiv Disc'
Mt take-away from that test and the whole debacle surrounding it was to chill out and not worry about the bike at all. (Certainly at my level of performance, if you're a few seconds away from KQ then ...
  Topic: 12 years to Climate Change Armageddon
JaRok2300

Replies: 42
Views: 1301

PostForum: Off-Topic   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:14 am   Subject: 12 years to Climate Change Armageddon
all sounds a bit fishy to me...[/quote]

No need to be so Koi about it!
  Topic: Zwift, anyone from TT land on it?
JaRok2300

Replies: 124
Views: 32524

PostForum: Training   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 10:22 am   Subject: Zwift, anyone from TT land on it?
I've posted previously about using free software to control your smart trainer rather than having to pay any kind of subscription.

One of those was Bkool which a fairly decent free option where you ...
  Topic: iQ2 power meter
JaRok2300

Replies: 6
Views: 485

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:45 am   Subject: iQ2 power meter
Slowtwitchers will be crying about the offset on their q factor Smile[/quote]

I'm sure one of them is rummaging through their trigonometry text books as we speak, to work out how much they're going t ...
  Topic: I can't see my watch
JaRok2300

Replies: 17
Views: 1423

PostForum: Training   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:58 am   Subject: I can't see my watch
OMG a sensible suggestion, thank you.
Wink[/quote]

Sorry, I'll get the hang of it eventually Very Happy
  Topic: I can't see my watch
JaRok2300

Replies: 17
Views: 1423

PostForum: Training   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:14 am   Subject: I can't see my watch
Varifocal glasses that replicate your reading glasses at the bottom of the lens but are almost plain glass further up for when looking ahead.
  Topic: The definitive answer.. how much faster is an expensive bike
JaRok2300

Replies: 11
Views: 827

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:03 pm   Subject: The definitive answer.. how much faster is an expensive bike
I think the follow up question is really "How much faster is an expensive bike than what?"

I don't see a 3k, 5k.... road bike being faster in the majority of use cases than a 1000 road ...
  Topic: Zwift, anyone from TT land on it?
JaRok2300

Replies: 124
Views: 32524

PostForum: Training   Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:32 am   Subject: Zwift, anyone from TT land on it?
[quote="Poet."]
...I barely looked up during my session, so the graphics were neither here nor there.

That's the conclusion I came to too so now use options that don't require a subscrip ...
  Topic: Are you interested in the Pro lifestyle?
JaRok2300

Replies: 17
Views: 2015

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:28 pm   Subject: Are you interested in the Pro lifestyle?
Can't think why Sutton, in particular, would want to install a mind-set in his athletes where they would do exactly what he said unquestioningly Idea
  Topic: Speed vs Power
JaRok2300

Replies: 29
Views: 1950

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:28 am   Subject: Speed vs Power
I re-ran it in BBS last night
This time I use the tif file rather than tcx from Garmin and for terrain I selected "Mixed/Populated" compared to "Ground Level" the first time.

O ...
  Topic: Speed vs Power
JaRok2300

Replies: 29
Views: 1950

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2018 1:14 pm   Subject: Speed vs Power
Have you actually validated the power from your power meter - as a 0.18 CdA is way too low without a lot of "traffic" to help you, which I guess their could have been.

I'm fairly confiden ...
  Topic: Rise of the E-Bike - at a race near you?
JaRok2300

Replies: 31
Views: 2700

PostForum: General   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2018 2:00 pm   Subject: Rise of the E-Bike - at a race near you?
It's only a matter of time until someone has an e-bike class in a tri to make it more "inclusive". We already have the rise of aquabike for those that can't/don't want to run.

Can you get ...
  Topic: Speed vs Power
JaRok2300

Replies: 29
Views: 1950

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:37 am   Subject: Speed vs Power
I downloaded the tcx file from Garmin connect desktop site to my laptop then uploaded to BBS from there.
  Topic: Speed vs Power
JaRok2300

Replies: 29
Views: 1950

PostForum: Gear   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2018 9:17 am   Subject: Speed vs Power
Yeh, I was expecting something nearer 0.3 than 0.2.

My rolling resistance is the same as yours and Mechanical Loss 0.032/

I was pretty cautious on all the values, put the surface in a cracked pa ...
 
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