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Current Rank: 23 (Sports & Recreation)
URL: www.roadiemanila.com
Site Description: real road bike reviews and philosophy from the pinoy perspective
Date Joined: Dec 10, 2012

Tags: Road Cycling, Pinoy Cycling, Reviews, Roadie, Bike


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The Cycling Epiphanies (2009)
on Apr 10, 2013 in rules revelations thoughts musings epiphanies Road Cycling Cycling A friend recently liked this note I made on my Facebook page way back 2009. Good thing he did as I totally forgot I wrote this. Anyway here's a collection of my random cycling induced musings. ----- 0 ------ Cycling often induces conditions of ext...



Ride Report: Bugarin-Mabitac-Jalajala
on Apr 8, 2013 in Mabitac Ride Report Bugarin Brakes Laguna Jalajala BR-9000 Road Cycling Dura Ace 9000 Cycling Pililla Manila, The Philippines. Having a couple non-working holidays off due to Holy Week, my ride buddy Mr. Bourne and I decided to ride somewhere a bit farther away from our usual weekly fitness loops. At the back of our minds, we already knew where. A fe...



Mid-Compact Rising (on the FC-9000)
on Mar 24, 2013 in Standard Crankset Chainring 9000 Review Compact FC-9000 52/36 Dura Ace Dura Ace 9000 Mid-Compact Six or seven years back, the upstart, hotshot crankset was the Compact. Offering a light 50T/34T gearing, it gave so equipped cyclists the ability to climb up hills with a higher, more comfortable cadence.  This relaxed climbing pace, to a certa...



Walz Caps - All American Cycling Caps
on Mar 7, 2013 in Wicking Reviews Walz Cycing Cap Walz Caps Wool Road Cycling Cycling Classy Caps Why cycling caps have decreased in popularity over the years is beyond us. In our opinion, The Cap should be part and parcel of every decent cyclist's kit along with bib shorts and full zip retro jerseys. If you should go out looking for one, you...



Shimano WH-9000-C24-TU 1100 gram Tubulars
on Mar 7, 2013 in Shimano WH-9000-C24-TU Wheelset Tubular Road Cycling Cycling Shimano has just announced that it will soon be releasing the long rumored Tubular version of the C24 wheelset. The tubular version,WH-9000-C24-TU,  wheelset weighs in at a svelte 1,100 grams. No need to rub your eyes, Yes, that is the...



Review: Continental Grand Prix 4000s 23c and 25c
on Mar 6, 2013 in Review Continental Tires 23 vs 25 700x25 Vectran Grand Prix 700x23 4000s GP4000s Black Chili Yes, there are lighter tires our there. There are grippier. There are sturdier. But, in our experience, nothing comes close to being the perfect all rounder as Continental's Grand Prix 4000s. It has all those necessary qualities you would want in yo...



Review: KMC X11SL Silver
on Feb 18, 2013 in Review Chain Bike Cylion Road Cycling KMC Cycling X11SL Silver Park Tools For no particular reason, we decided to go monochrome on the Foil and replace the KMC X11SL Gold links on my bike to the more more color-appropriate X11SL Silver. To no one's surprise, the Silver chains performed exactly like the Golds. Fe...



Review: KMC X11SL Silver on Dura Ace 9000
on Feb 18, 2013 in 9000 Dura Ace Dura Ace 9000 KMC Road Cycling X11SL Silver Chain Review Bike 11 11 Speed Cylion Cycling Park Tools For no particular reason, we decided to go monochrome on the Foil and replace the KMC X11SL Gold links on my bike to the more more color-appropriate X11SL Silver. To no one's surprise, the Silver chains performed exactly like the Golds. Fe...



Guest Review: Fizik R1 Uomo
on Feb 13, 2013 in Review R1 Fizik SIDAS R3 Uomo Cycling Shoes Road Cycling Cycling By Joachim Rayos  I bought a pair of the 2012 Fizik R1 Uomo early November. After about a dozen plus rides on them, I would like to share my impressions. Please note that these are the outgoing R1 Uomos. For 2013, Fizik has revised their s...



Review: Fizik R1 Uomo
on Feb 13, 2013 in Review R1 Fizik SIDAS R3 Uomo Cycling Shoes Road Cycling Cycling By Joachim Rayos  I bought a pair of the 2012 Fizik R1 Uomo early November. After about a dozen plus rides on them, I would like to share my impressions. Please note that these are the outgoing R1 Uomos. For 2013, Fizik has revised their s...



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