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    andywood replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    13th session of winter strength training tonight. Going back to differences in left and right power, as I go heavier, I'm noticing the...
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  • luka
    luka replied to the thread The Crystal Line.
    I've ridden several times from Enzan up to Odarumi (elevation 2,360 c.) and did parts of the crystal line over there. It's always better...
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    baribari replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    I had considered that, I am just not sure which ones nearby have a proper sports science department.
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    OreoCookie replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    What about the sports departments at universities?
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    baribari replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    On another note, I am having the hardest time finding places that do Vo2max and other sports physiology testing (LT, etc.). There's...
  • leicaman
    leicaman replied to the thread The Crystal Line.
    @stu_kawagoe am I right in saying that you use a running watch and your phone to track your rides? If so, just be aware that they...
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    OreoCookie replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    No, I do not mind the chainrings so much, it is the visual appearance of the cranks I dislike. Of course, design ≠ functionality, and I...
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    baribari replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    You mean you find the chainrings ugly? The cranks themselves are pretty nondescript.
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    OreoCookie replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    Plus, I find the FSA cranks really ugly. I would really struggle to put one voluntarily on my bike.
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    Well, my bike came with an FSA Gossamer, which while heavier than a neutron star has performed flawlessly for eight years. The BB was...
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    baribari replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    Well, my bike came with an FSA Gossamer, which while heavier than a neutron star has performed flawlessly for eight years. The BB was...
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    andywood replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    I have had bad experiences with FSA cranks and BBs. So much so I even complained about it on here. They may have improved, but once...
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    FWIW an FSA Powerbox costs roughly the same as a Stages left-only PM for my crank and comes with new chain rings.
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    baribari replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    FWIW an FSA Powerbox costs roughly the same as a Stages left-only PM for my crank and comes with new chain rings.
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    OreoCookie replied to the thread Race The Training Thread.
    AFAIK the power delta between left and right leg is usually quite small, within a few percent. So unless you are doing one-legged...