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Forum: Racing 02-26-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,416
Posted By zack05
Hey Shawn, there is a MRANN race this weekend,...

Hey Shawn, there is a MRANN race this weekend, I'm heading out there on Saturday. Come on up!
Forum: Racing 08-16-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,964
Posted By zack05
I'm at pit 14 Weeks. Top 5 or 6 bikes thru, but I...

I'm at pit 14 Weeks. Top 5 or 6 bikes thru, but I missed them. (Just got here).
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-15-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,275
Posted By zack05
Thanks for this RR. I raced V2R last year as an...

Thanks for this RR. I raced V2R last year as an ironman, and these incredible pics and vids are a great look back at the course. Strangely I could not remember much of the course after the race...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-11-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,559
Posted By zack05
I grew up surfing in Half Moon Bay. There was a...

I grew up surfing in Half Moon Bay. There was a very competitive surf scene there that started in the late eighties and grew exponentially as the locals began surfing spots that held bigger waves...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-23-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 19,922
Posted By zack05
Just incredible. Thanks for putting all this up....

Just incredible. Thanks for putting all this up. I've ridden alot of the same stuff. Nevada rules. I like places with a little elbow room. Interested in the 450X. Does it go the whole way w/o oil...
Forum: Racing 11-16-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 41,303
Posted By zack05
Congratulations frog! Outstanding achievement!

Congratulations frog! Outstanding achievement!
Forum: Racing 08-23-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Since I was one of the ironman racers that...

Since I was one of the ironman racers that finished well over some sort of time that somebody thinks was too slow, I thought I would just let everyone know that I am pretty ok with that. I realize...
Forum: Racing 08-23-2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
I've been trying to figure out how I could get a...

I've been trying to figure out how I could get a monkee to ride on my back and read a GPS to tell me which way to turn.
Forum: Racing 08-22-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
I used to know this guy. Everywhere we went he...

I used to know this guy. Everywhere we went he would shout out "Shotgun!" As time went on, he got the nickname "Professional Passenger." Eventually, it was just "PP" for short. Don't know what...
Forum: Racing 08-20-2012, 11:35 AM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
I wanted to be very careful in how I described to...

I wanted to be very careful in how I described to truck/car issue. I had no problem with them when I saw them coming. It was the ones that passed without a siren that surprised me. Going about 60 in...
Forum: Racing 08-20-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
I've been thinking about my race report and how...

I've been thinking about my race report and how to "craft" it for the last couple of days. I did finish and am really happy that I did. I do have previous desert race experience and thousands of...
Forum: Racing 08-18-2012, 03:26 AM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
I finished also. Just short of 17 hours. Silt...

I finished also. Just short of 17 hours. Silt beds from hell and very angry Trophy Trucks. Only had one get-off. Ave. mph went to hell once it got dark. Been up for 24 hours, time to sleep.
Forum: Racing 08-15-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Just got to the hotel in Beatty. It's 100...

Just got to the hotel in Beatty. It's 100 degrees.


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Forum: Racing 08-14-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 20,136
Posted By zack05
Exactly. What I have experienced (when riding in...

Exactly. What I have experienced (when riding in similar areas to where the course will be) is that when it rains hard, and the course runs along the base of nearby hills, the runoff coming down hill...
Forum: Racing 08-13-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 20,136
Posted By zack05
It's ALOT of work! I put a new front tire (MX71)...

It's ALOT of work! I put a new front tire (MX71) on with a fresh bib (been running a mx51 and the bib was well worn and soft). The new tire/bib was stiff enough that I took a click of compression out...
Forum: Racing 08-08-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Looks like some rain down near Mono Lake (and to...

Looks like some rain down near Mono Lake (and to the east of there as well) today. Been raining throughout southwest Nevada quite a bit the last couple of weeks. Guessing it will help in the...
Forum: Racing 08-02-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Oh yea I'm ready. I haven't washed my truck for...

Oh yea I'm ready. I haven't washed my truck for weeks, mowed the lawn, or even gone out for a cheeseburger. All I do is work (can't avoid that), exercise, and ride. Been doing 70 mile rides on...
Forum: Racing 07-31-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 20,136
Posted By zack05
Good info, thanks Shawn.

Good info, thanks Shawn.
Forum: Racing 07-30-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 20,136
Posted By zack05
Funny you should say that. I have the same thing...

Funny you should say that. I have the same thing going on.
Forum: Racing 07-25-2012, 01:57 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
A bunch of race info just posted on the BITD...

A bunch of race info just posted on the BITD website.
Forum: Racing 07-21-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
How in the heck are you gonna buy me that beer if...

How in the heck are you gonna buy me that beer if your in Carson City and the rest of us are in Reno?:D
Forum: Racing 07-16-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 449
Views: 41,303
Posted By zack05
I've been training for V2R by running. Luckily,...

I've been training for V2R by running. Luckily, my wife runs also. We were doing an 8 mile run on Saturday, and it's like 80 degrees out. About half way thru I turn to her and say with a straight...
Forum: Racing 07-16-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Details, details:lol3

Details, details:lol3
Forum: Racing 07-16-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
The bike is good to go. ...

The bike is good to go.

http://i1098.photobucket.com/albums/g375/jwshepard/450X.jpg
Forum: Racing 07-16-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Oh heck yea, a box of Klim gear. Why stop...

Oh heck yea, a box of Klim gear. Why stop spending money now?
http://i1098.photobucket.com/albums/g375/jwshepard/Klimgear.jpg
Forum: Racing 07-05-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Hey Shawn, sent you my info. Have a good ride...

Hey Shawn, sent you my info.
Have a good ride this weekend!
Forum: Racing 07-02-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 20,136
Posted By zack05
Sounds like just the right stuff for training....

Sounds like just the right stuff for training. :clap Nice to rack up some miles and feel good after!
Forum: Racing 06-16-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Shawn, sent you an email.

Shawn, sent you an email.
Forum: Racing 06-15-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
It's supposed to be 99 degrees in Reno on Sunday,...

It's supposed to be 99 degrees in Reno on Sunday, anyone want to do about 100 mile training ride? Can 't seem to get any of my regular riding buddies to go! :ear
Forum: Racing 06-13-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Thanks for chiming in pilo, I wondered what you...

Thanks for chiming in pilo, I wondered what you ran for gearing. It's kinda funny really, I don't ever drive that fast on the freeway. Actually, I drive like a grandma. But I love to haul butt on my...
Forum: Racing 06-13-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
I'm fond of a beer or two myself, so the cooler...

I'm fond of a beer or two myself, so the cooler will be stocked.
Forum: Racing 06-13-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Ok, it's on!:clap

Ok, it's on!:clap
Forum: Racing 06-12-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Kanook, Have you decided on what gearing? I...

Kanook,
Have you decided on what gearing? I know this question has come up before, but it is really the last decision I need to make on the bike set-up. I ran 14/46 last weekend and rode some long...
Forum: Racing 06-11-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
It's getting closer! My bike build is done and...

It's getting closer! My bike build is done and tested. I rode 250 miles on it this past weekend and it is fantastic. 450X with 450R head, cam, carb. ASR suspension, GPR, etc. I have a mousse in front...
Forum: Racing 06-07-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 20,136
Posted By zack05
Is that the light that you are racing with? I...

Is that the light that you are racing with? I went ahead and got the BD Squadron LED, but haven't tested it at night yet.
Forum: Racing 05-22-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Thank-you for the offer. That would be a huge...

Thank-you for the offer. That would be a huge help. I will shoot you a PM as we get closer. :clap
Forum: Racing 05-22-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Ok, I got some better maps and can see that I was...

Ok, I got some better maps and can see that I was confused about getting in to Rawhide. So it looks like the main chase truck will stay on 95 and we will split off from each other at pit 10 near...
Forum: Racing 05-21-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 20,136
Posted By zack05
I had Paul do my suspension on the 450X that I am...

I had Paul do my suspension on the 450X that I am building up for V2R. He does great work and his valving is right on the money. I hope you like your new suspension.
Forum: Racing 05-21-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
gonridn, can a chase vehicle drive in to...

gonridn,
can a chase vehicle drive in to rawhide from Gabbs, then go back out to Gabbs before the race is over? In other words, can my second chase vehicle get in and back out to meet up with the...
Forum: Racing 05-21-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 45,771
Posted By zack05
Pilo, your V2R/Baja1000 thread is terrific. I've...

Pilo, your V2R/Baja1000 thread is terrific. I've read it through and wanted to say thanks for putting it all down. The information is incredibly helpful, and it was actually just the kick that I...
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