How do you secure the number on your vest

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17/03/2013 at 20:46

How do you pin your number on your running top/vest and what is the best way ? 

Is it a pin in each corner ?  One on top and 2 below At the sides ?

 

17/03/2013 at 20:47

i put it on my left thigh. two on top and one on bottom.

17/03/2013 at 20:47

Staple gun 

17/03/2013 at 20:48

I go for 1 safety pin in each corner.

17/03/2013 at 21:13

One in each corner - but it can be a bit tricky to get it right if you have lady bumps

17/03/2013 at 21:17

pin in each corner.

If you feel a sharp pain in your skin, you've done it wrong.

17/03/2013 at 21:17

Screamapillars tends to make mountains out of molehills though

Well she has to .....

17/03/2013 at 21:20

Does no-one else secure it to their vest before putting it on? Saves a lot of inadvertent stabbing.

17/03/2013 at 21:21

get a racebelt, only a few quid and you'll never have to bother with pins again. Some racebelts can hold gels too.

17/03/2013 at 21:23
literatin wrote (see)

Does no-one else secure it to their vest before putting it on? Saves a lot of inadvertent stabbing.

You know whats funny ....... that never even remotely occured to me even though it makes perfect sense.

 

17/03/2013 at 21:24
David Falconer 3 wrote (see)

Screamapillars tends to make mountains out of molehills though

Well she has to .....

 

Who gave you permission to discuss my boobage David?

17/03/2013 at 21:25
David Falconer 3 wrote (see)
literatin wrote (see)

Does no-one else secure it to their vest before putting it on? Saves a lot of inadvertent stabbing.

You know whats funny ....... that never even remotely occured to me even though it makes perfect sense.

 

Yeah, well I've got a PhD.

17/03/2013 at 21:26

I dont think 'Media Studies' really counts though .....

 

17/03/2013 at 21:26
Screamapillar wrote (see)
David Falconer 3 wrote (see)

Screamapillars tends to make mountains out of molehills though

Well she has to .....

 

Who gave you permission to discuss my boobage David?

I just assumed the way people were talking about it on another thread that the topic was open to debate by anyone.

 

17/03/2013 at 21:30

 David Falconer 3 wrote (see)

I dont think 'Media Studies' really counts though .....

 

Ah, you're just jealous cos I chicked you on my LSR.

Edited: 17/03/2013 at 21:31
cougie    pirate
17/03/2013 at 21:43
+1 for number belts.
17/03/2013 at 22:07

Doesn't the bottom of the number flap around if it's windy? Otherwise they look good.

17/03/2013 at 22:07

belts?

safety pins were fine in cycling events i did but it was raining in my 10k and i didn't want to puncture running coat or my lovely long sleeve top  - i am vain 

most people had their jackets on and you couldn't see their numbers  - i guess they thought the same about puncturing their waterproofs - well they're not entirely waterproof really 

 

cougie    pirate
17/03/2013 at 22:09
Literatin - no - your speed keeps it from flapping really.
17/03/2013 at 22:13

Ah okay, maybe your speed does...

I might get one and try it though. My last race I forgot to bring any safety pins and was staying with my parents, and all my mum could find in her whole house was two GIANT-sized knitting safety pins and two tiny little ones from clothes labels. I was lucky we could muster four of any size really.

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