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2013-06-21 3:51 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Originally posted by dmiller5

As a 24 year old man my vote is, and will always be for T.I.T.S. (time in the saddle)


Ditto from a 27 year old man


2013-06-21 3:58 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
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Originally posted by dmiller5

As a 24 year old man my vote is, and will always be for T.I.T.S. (time in the saddle)


Ditto from a 27 year old man


Sweet! I'm originally from Sioux Falls!

And I agree. I'm a T.I.T.S. man.
2013-06-21 3:59 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Originally posted by switchI'll chime in with a woman's vote. I like T.I.T.S. As a matter of fact, I'm really trying to get big T.I.T.S. this summer.
I heart switch! BTW, if you want to race faster, aero T.I.T.S. is a better bet.
2013-06-21 4:04 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
No. You change one then every swinging.....triathlete tries too rename one so they can say it was their idea.
2013-06-21 4:07 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Good idea. How about swimming - TINS (time in the suit)
TDTC - time doing the crawl
2013-06-21 4:11 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike

Originally posted by TriMyBest
Originally posted by switchI'll chime in with a woman's vote. I like T.I.T.S. As a matter of fact, I'm really trying to get big T.I.T.S. this summer.
I heart switch! BTW, if you want to race faster, aero T.I.T.S. is a better bet.

I really try to have my T.I.T.S. as aero as possible, so much so lately that I have bruises on my butt to prove it (damn expansion cracks).  The only exception is when I'm really working hills, and then my T.I.T.S. work is a lot of up and down, you know, in and out.



2013-06-21 4:23 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Originally posted by switch

Originally posted by TriMyBest
Originally posted by switchI'll chime in with a woman's vote. I like T.I.T.S. As a matter of fact, I'm really trying to get big T.I.T.S. this summer.
I heart switch! BTW, if you want to race faster, aero T.I.T.S. is a better bet.

I really try to have my T.I.T.S. as aero as possible, so much so lately that I have bruises on my butt to prove it (damn expansion cracks).  The only exception is when I'm really working hills, and then

"my T.I.T.S. work is a lot of up and down, you know, in and out".




Obviously it's Friday around here. LOL LMFAO ROTFL

2013-06-21 6:16 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Originally posted by chayes

I'd like to propose this as an alternative for that other acronym about how to get better on the bike. Not on is it inoffensive, it's also less confusing to beginners, who think that saddles are on horses, and seats are on bikes.


That's a negative ghost rider, the pattern is full.
2013-06-21 6:29 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
As a beginner myself, I can say that learning about T.I.T.S. was not an issue for me. In fact, it is my favorite of the three... and I am there to educate other beginners as the need arises.
2013-06-21 6:35 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Originally posted by 4agoodlifeAs a beginner myself, I can say that learning about T.I.T.S. was not an issue for me. In fact, it is my favorite of the three... and I am there to educate other beginners as the need arises.
And I've seen your logs... you've got great T.I.T.S!
2013-06-21 6:36 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Originally posted by tjfry
Originally posted by chayesI'd like to propose this as an alternative for that other acronym about how to get better on the bike. Not on is it inoffensive, it's also less confusing to beginners, who think that saddles are on horses, and seats are on bikes.
That's a negative ghost rider, the pattern is full.
Dude, you are just begging him to buzz the tower. Can you do that with T.I.T.S?


2013-06-21 6:54 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike

Originally posted by switch
Originally posted by 4agoodlifeAs a beginner myself, I can say that learning about T.I.T.S. was not an issue for me. In fact, it is my favorite of the three... and I am there to educate other beginners as the need arises.
And I've seen your logs... you've got great T.I.T.S!

 

FTW

2013-06-21 7:00 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
This is really the only time I can say that my T.I.T.S are real, and most of the time, fantastic!
2013-06-21 7:23 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
I have not felt right all day long and finally realized it's due to a lack of T.I.T.S. today Amazing how much joy and satisfaction something as simple as T.I.T.S. bring.

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2013-06-21 7:29 PM
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Originally posted by thebigb I have not felt right all day long and finally realized it's due to a lack of T.I.T.S. today :( Amazing how much joy and satisfaction something as simple as T.I.T.S. bring.
If you can't get any T.I.T.S. today, make sure you go work on your stroke. And HTFU.
2013-06-21 7:58 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike

Originally posted by switch
Originally posted by thebigb I have not felt right all day long and finally realized it's due to a lack of T.I.T.S. today Amazing how much joy and satisfaction something as simple as T.I.T.S. bring.
If you can't get any T.I.T.S. today, make sure you go work on your stroke. And HTFU.

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2013-06-21 8:26 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
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I'd like to propose this as an alternative for that other acronym about how to get better on the bike. Not on is it inoffensive, it's also less confusing to beginners, who think that saddles are on horses, and seats are on bikes.


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2013-06-21 9:34 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Usually we're a balanced group that sees all sides. But wow, did this proposal go down fast. It appears to be as popular here, as Paula Deen at the Image Awards.
2013-06-23 11:04 AM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
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Originally posted by tjfry
Originally posted by chayesI'd like to propose this as an alternative for that other acronym about how to get better on the bike. Not on is it inoffensive, it's also less confusing to beginners, who think that saddles are on horses, and seats are on bikes.
That's a negative ghost rider, the pattern is full.
Dude, you are just begging him to buzz the tower. Can you do that with T.I.T.S?


It's my understanding that if you have some great T.I.T.S you can do pretty much whatever you want.
2013-06-23 11:49 AM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
If it weren't for T.I.T.S I wouldn't be a triathlete
2013-06-23 1:40 PM
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Subject: RE: New Acronym: TOTB- Time on the Bike
Of course we should probably have acronyms for our training while in T.I.T.S.

Biking On Our Best Individual Effort

Hills On Our Threshold Effort Repeating

Hmmmm.....


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