Go on what have you bought lately?

I just want to talk about kit really

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Monique    pirate
16/10/2003 at 12:11
I got a cordless Cateye speedo for my Fondriest and some spd pedals for my training bike. Also bought a book on Endurance training.
16/10/2003 at 13:00
Oooh, bike porn!

I've just stroked my new seat post ... it's a Miche Super Type ... on special offer at www.oldhamcyclecentre.co.uk, only £19.99 .

It's a thing of beauty ... black, ultra lightweight (but NOT carbon fibre - aluminium), very aerodynamic ... oooh....

We've also just ordered (again from oldhamcylecentre) a Gist Fluid turbo trainer to keep us amused during those cold winter days ....

Oooh... now lets talk about shiny aluminium ....
cougie    pirate
16/10/2003 at 13:02
Er, some winter longs.
16/10/2003 at 13:04
ooooooh... I emailed Newline at the weekend asking about the price of their spinning shorts (for turbo training) but they haven't replied to me yet.

Habe you worn them yet (serious kit testing question, not a 'lets talk about men's underwear'question).

cougie    pirate
16/10/2003 at 13:09
LizzyB - Not worn the longs yet, lazy me, but I bought the spinning shorts & top for the gym. Very good kit indeed ! Shorts are more sturdy than the light lycra you usually get.
Can't remember how much they were though. Doh !
16/10/2003 at 13:17
I got some new brake blocks!!
16/10/2003 at 13:23
Nuffink. *pout*
16/10/2003 at 13:23
Well actually that's only 1/2 true; I bought a bike computer but it was for a present for a friend.
16/10/2003 at 13:49
Well seeing the thread made me think about what I have bought for sports this year and now I realise that this is probably an illness - help me!

1 MTB Cannondale
1 pair cycling shoes
1 cycling helmet
1 bike pump
1 triathlon suit
1 swimming trunks
3 running vests
1 running shorts
2 running shorts (cyclist style)
2 full length running tights
1 below knee running tights
2 short sleeved running shirts
2 long sleeved running shirts
1 long sleeved heavyweight running shirt
1 cycling shirt
1 Salomon camelback
1 pair Gel Kayanos
1 pair Saucony Jazz (big mistake)
1 pair DS Racers
2 pairs running socks
1 pair sunglasses for running
Assorted books and magazines

I'm hiding under a mound of sports equipment. It's the only place my bank manager can't find me.
cougie    pirate
16/10/2003 at 13:53
2 pairs SPD shoes
1 pair of pedals
1 pair of bib shorts
1 cycling top
2 running vests
2 pairs cycling shorts
2 sleeveless cycling tops
1 helmet
2 tyres
4 waterbottles
1 seatpack
1 computer
2 lights
2 pairs trainers
1 pair cycling longs
1 pair lycra running shorts
1 running top
Loadsa mags
Half a dozen pairs of socks

Ohmigosh. NOW I see why I'm poor. :-(
WildWill    pirate
16/10/2003 at 13:55
I bought a tent and winter sleeping bag last week (plus other bits and pieces)
WildWill    pirate
16/10/2003 at 13:58
i dare not list what i'v bought this year :o(
WildWill    pirate
16/10/2003 at 13:58
i dare not list what i'v bought this year :o(
16/10/2003 at 13:59
*round of applause* for Cougie & Firemonkey!
16/10/2003 at 13:59
Refuse to toal up all I've bought this year..!

but most recent addition is lovely QR TeQuilo which I built up myself... Now trying to find excuses not to buy her some sexy new carbon booties to go with her... (help!!)
WildWill    pirate
16/10/2003 at 14:00
oooo - echo!
cougie    pirate
16/10/2003 at 14:02
Sad thing is, I thought I'd been good this year. Pants.

Mmmmm - any pics of the new arrival ?
16/10/2003 at 14:03
not here at wuk... but will mail 'em to ya' tonite if you like!!

(she's the older version of the model, but for £150 instead of over £400 I'm not complaining...)
cougie    pirate
16/10/2003 at 14:05
Yes please !

Woooooh ! Sounds a bargain too ! This gets better and better !
16/10/2003 at 14:06
and a set of carbon-esque 3 spoke rear and areo rimmed front would finish yer off lovely!!
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