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Geeklet?
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Where do we begin? The kid with the aero helmet 5 sizes too big is cheating already being over the line before the start. His race number is GIGANTIC. The girl next to him is racing in a skirt? The kid with the aero helmet appears to be riding some sort of hybrid of a BMX, mountain, road and cross bike.
Great shot!

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Jack Mott, jr.

needs a disc cover, however.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Doesn't the girl in the skirt have her helmet on backwards?
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"Your seat is too high."

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"I wish my parents would stop living their lives through me"

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Na, the little girls helmet looks correct except for the extreme tilt forward : )

The kid in the aero helmet is using mom/dads wheelset, too. Those appear to be Lightweights and cost a couple grand per set.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Was at the race, this was the kids race before the men pro crit.

Those are Lightweight wheels, the wheelset alone prob cost more than my entire tri bike.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [PollyG] [ In reply to ]
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Doesn't the girl in the skirt have her helmet on backwards?


No, I don't think so but that helmet certainly doesn't fit worth a darn does it.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Poser in training.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [ms6073] [ In reply to ]
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I think the parents must have read the argument on whether or not to use an aero helmet for an IM distance ride. Some people's aruments were: "The slower you go, the more you have to gain from using an aero helmet."
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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http://www.kirkleebicycles.com/photo_gallery/

It's a KirkLee bicycle. A really cool custom carbon bike company in Austin.

Check out the photo gallery for more shots of this bike.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Stop cheating boy on the blue bike! You're over the line!


If my body isn't strong enough... I hope my wallet will be.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [joesmith] [ In reply to ]
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Those are Lightweight wheels, the wheelset alone prob cost more than my entire tri bike.


X2 - he's got more money in wheels than I have in several bikes! Just jealous I guess.

If that kid didn't win that race, it'd be embarassing
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [OldArmy07] [ In reply to ]
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Di2? Seriously?
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [TriBodyboarder] [ In reply to ]
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Where do we begin? The kid with the aero helmet 5 sizes too big is cheating already being over the line before the start. His race number is GIGANTIC. The girl next to him is racing in a skirt? The kid with the aero helmet appears to be riding some sort of hybrid of a BMX, mountain, road and cross bike.
Great shot!


Not to mention the fact that his hybrid BMX/MTN/Road bike has $6k Lightweight wheels!
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Trinash] [ In reply to ]
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I bet more than that... I don't see any 650c wheels on lightweight's website - custom.

Di2 as well with an extra set of button shifters on the basebar and a third brake lever.

If I were a kid I would be jealous.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Johnny learned at an early age that the engine mattered more than the gear as Susy flew by him with her skirt flowing behind her.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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blow the whistle fatty, I have to get back to Abu Dhabi by dinner time
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [OldArmy07] [ In reply to ]
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I'm an adult and i'm jealous...
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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I thought you were supposed to use a disc no matter what?!


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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"Little did Alex know at the time, he was about to learn what it means to be 'chicked.'"

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [darrylh] [ In reply to ]
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Oh god. PLEASE tell me he didn't win this race. PLEASE!
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [DrDubs] [ In reply to ]
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we should be able to smack parents when situations like this come up

Holy cow, I just looked again and I think that is Di2 on there too


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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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That boy is way too young to be shaving his legs

and...

OVER THE LINE!!!
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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As Bobby looked across he suddenly realized he'd brought his road bike to a MTB race.

Never the less he forged onward and was actually leading until the boulder-strewn descent.

Kind wishes and flowers can be sent to St. Luke's Children's Hospital room 263.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Sandbagger
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [FisH2O] [ In reply to ]
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No cleats??? Pfft.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Fireguy] [ In reply to ]
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The only thing I saw was the guy in the background with the Wyoming shirt.

Only after 10 minutes of examination did I notice a kid on a bike with Lightweight wheels, Di2, and carbon bike with a VO2 max of probably 25 ml/kg/min. Boys and their toys.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Thanks mom. This helmet will help break my neck when I crash.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Francois decided to start his racing career back up against smaller local fields.


float , hammer , and jog

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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My dads rich and you're poor.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Murphy'sLaw] [ In reply to ]
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Hhahahhahhahha .... we have a winner. Let's just hope the l'il fella sees that post ;)

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"If I don't beat you on my $10,000 bike my dad will ensure that I win by knocking over anyone ahead of me"
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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All you haters suck my Daddy's paycheck.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"Kid, your seat's too high..."


It's simple, but it isn't easy.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Aero helmet...check
Sweet carbon custom kids bike...check
Light, expensive aero wheels...check
Matching bike kit...check
Parachute bib number and running shoes...WTF?


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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [OldArmy07] [ In reply to ]
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I don't think those are 650's, I think they are 24's

jaretj
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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there is nothing funny about this picture. in fact, its quite disturbing.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [SeasonsChange] [ In reply to ]
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there is nothing funny about this picture. in fact, its quite disturbing.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [SeasonsChange] [ In reply to ]
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there is nothing funny about this picture. in fact, its quite disturbing.

It certainly is. It's downright disgraceful. The parents need to be told. I'm happy to tell them if you let me know who they are. They are going about things so horribly wrong.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jaretj] [ In reply to ]
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I don't think those are 650's, I think they are 24's

They are 650s. Lightweight doesn't really make them anymore, but were willing to do a small run with a little convincing.

I should have a little bit more about the details of the bike posted on the KirkLee website in the next day or so.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [dave99ag] [ In reply to ]
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Seriously, you use that (your?) kid to advertise your products like that?

Nothing sacred anymore as long as it is tax deductable, I guess.

Poor little worm, spoiled for life.

Just so you know, that really wouldn't make me buy from you (even if I were tricked into thinking your products were actually worth it).

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [de-tri-mental] [ In reply to ]
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Um, since it looks like the rest of the racers are female, I'm betting the aero'd up one is female also.

And it doesn't look like Di2 on the bike.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [joesmith] [ In reply to ]
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Was at the race, this was the kids race before the men pro crit.

Those are Lightweight wheels, the wheelset alone prob cost more than my entire tri bike.


Aren't those wheels like $6K for a set?
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [sevans] [ In reply to ]
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somegoood ones there
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Who's fuckin kid is this?
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"I race cause my Dad sucks!"
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [de-tri-mental] [ In reply to ]
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I think it does a good job of advertising how custom they can go. Look at their other bikes to see more normal stuff. I think the wood bike really is a one of a kind job, just like this one.

Also, they only built this bike because someone commissioned it. Get mad at them, not kirklee.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Sporting the latest prototype "daffy-duck" reverse aero helmet, not to mention other drool-worthy bling adorning her custom bike, Persephone De Rothschild looked over her shoulder and smirked and guffawed at the camera before the start of her race, confident in her ability to triumph over her costco-outfitted rivals.

or

Tracy's step-brother Rodney, looking on from the side-lines, wondered if his parents insistence that organ (limb) donation had been really necessary to fund his big step-sisters (and parents) racing aspirations..., considering the competitions shameful, and lacklustre, (obviously not taking it too seriously) turnout for the under 9's crit.

Parents with an "All the gear, no idea" approach me-thinks..., great picture!
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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This just in. Young lady at bike race is traumatized as Slowtwitch keeps referring to her as a boy. Also things get ugly as Slowtwitch judges the young lady and her parents as evil do to inanimate objects on her bike. SeasonsChange views it as disturbing making this reporter wonder if SC knows what disturbing means.

President Obama is now talking to the press. We go there live.

"I to feel the pain and disgust that Slowtwtich feels over this young lady/man/boy/thing owning of inanimate objects. As we do not know the story behind who's nonliving components are actually on it's bike and why it is on there we are best to judge and find comfort is things that do not matter."

Also just in. Mr. Tibbs has been busted for breaking into the Livestrong headquarters in only his underwear and smeared lipstick with a jar of Vaseline and a IPod containing nothing but Sarah Witzer B sides.

"I was just looking for my platypus!" He yelled to the TV cameras as he was led off by police.

When Lance was asked about the incident he has this to say, "Who the hell is he? What a tool. Now if you will excuse me I have to go fuck a model on a pile of cash."

Who the hell is he indeed. We now return to Welcome Back Carter currently in progress.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [oktriguy] [ In reply to ]
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"Um, since it looks like the rest of the racers are female, I'm betting the aero'd up one is female also.

And it doesn't look like Di2 on the bike."

Stop it! We are judging! That kid is Satan and it's parents eat children.


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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Murphy'sLaw] [ In reply to ]
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YOU WIN! That was awesome.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [M~] [ In reply to ]
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GOLD!!!

The kid has better race wheels than me hahaha
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Don't hate me cause I'm young and rich!

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Mr. Tibbs] [ In reply to ]
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Actually I don't see anything wrong there. It's possible she is a bike racer starting early in her life. The parents happen to have enough money to spend it on her.

Some people spend $50,000+ on cars and boats, why not 10,000 on bikes?

We may see her in the World Champs or Olympics in 10 to 12 years

jaretj
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"Sergio Escutia Jr's younger sister started her racing career today"

But seriously. Here I was feeling guilty because I was thinking about getting my 9 year old a G.F. PreCaliber. Not anymore. :-)
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No, you got it wrong. If I had a daughter of that age she would be using Speedplays, riding an S1 on a set of Easton Circuits. And I am pretty sure she would have won. ;-)

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That poor kid...we thought soccer dads and baseball dads were bad.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jaretj] [ In reply to ]
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More likely to see her on MTV's "My Super Sweet 16" calling her mother a cocksucker for buying her the wrong color Range Rover for her birthday.

Okay, maybe not.

You might be right. She might be the next Chrissie, but at what point does her parents choice of equipment stop being what is appropriate and adequate to support her development as a young athlete and start being a platform for making a statement about her family's wealth. Just like the parents and the kids on that TV show, this kid's parents probably started off with good intentions, but their egos and incredible lack of judgement and humility got the better of them. Now their kid is a minor internet celebrity and a testiment to all that's wrong with youth sports.

And her seat is too high. ;>)
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jaretj] [ In reply to ]
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Actually I don't see anything wrong there. It's possible she is a bike racer starting early in her life. The parents happen to have enough money to spend it on her.

Some people spend $50,000+ on cars and boats, why not 10,000 on bikes?

We may see her in the World Champs or Olympics in 10 to 12 years

jaretj

If this young lady is the next great thing perhaps she would be better served racing juniors instead of the Everyone Gets A Ribbon Parade Fun Race that is supposed to encourage new riders and not crown existing ones.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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He also has super expensive wheels.

Kid is freakin cool. Badass

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Perhaps she does race juniors.

jaretj
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [oxidefilm] [ In reply to ]
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How do we know it was the parents idea? I have a 10 year old that just did his first Duathlon. My kid was totally into it and wanted to emulate his mom (who rocks at Dus). He borrowed a couple of minor pieces of equipment from us - mom's number belt and my favorite water bottle. If he had asked to use something else, we would have probably loaned him damn near anything he wanted. It was a hoot watching him get into it totally on his own motivation.

Probably nothing more than a kid who's into it borrowing mom or dad's stuff. No biggie. If the aero helmet actually FIT this kid, THAT would be ridiculous.

Without knowing the circumstances I'm not going to make fun of anyone for this.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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I think the kid's parents need to grow up.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Iron Buckeye] [ In reply to ]
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How do we know it was the parents idea? I have a 10 year old that just did his first Duathlon. My kid was totally into it and wanted to emulate his mom (who rocks at Dus). He borrowed a couple of minor pieces of equipment from us - mom's number belt and my favorite water bottle. If he had asked to use something else, we would have probably loaned him damn near anything he wanted. It was a hoot watching him get into it totally on his own motivation.

Probably nothing more than a kid who's into it borrowing mom or dad's stuff. No biggie. If the aero helmet actually FIT this kid, THAT would be ridiculous.

Without knowing the circumstances I'm not going to make fun of anyone for this.

This is a healthy perspective. Good for you. I've reposted it to counter-balance the rest.

...although it's hard to "borrow" a custom carbon 20" bike, unless his/her parents are midgets... ;)
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jdw] [ In reply to ]
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Not passing judgement, just info - looks like KirkLee bikes details the build on their blog here:

http://www.kirkleebicycles.com/...50-di2-lightweights/

Edit: man, I hope I can get electric shifting when I grow up...
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Iron Buckeye] [ In reply to ]
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Come one...You know it's rediculous! Everyone knows there is no benefit to an aero helmet in a mass start event........ :-)
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [DigDouggler] [ In reply to ]
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Not passing judgement, just info - looks like KirkLee bikes details the build on their blog here:

http://www.kirkleebicycles.com/...50-di2-lightweights/

Edit: man, I hope I can get electric shifting when I grow up...

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Margaret was confident she could beat the field blindfolded...until she looked immediately to her right and saw little Susie actually was racing blindfolded with an ill-fitting helmet. Combined with the cycling gloves and spokey dokeys, Margaret was suddenly shook.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jdw] [ In reply to ]
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The forum munched on the middle part of the link.

Let's try again:

http://www.kirkleebicycles.com/...50-di2-lightweights/
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Sergio Escutia] [ In reply to ]
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Touché
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jdw] [ In reply to ]
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Thanks, but I gotta admit, I didn't notice the bike...
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [KEAU] [ In reply to ]
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which way do I go...uh....which way do I go?
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Iron Buckeye] [ In reply to ]
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Hell, I didn't really notice anything at first. I wouldn't have picked out the Di2, the frame make or anything. Just some mild amusement from the helmet and wheels, the latter of which I've also not encountered.

All I can say is I hope the kid has fun and counts his/her blessings. What a machine!
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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I have a daughter about this age who does a kids tri every once and a while. She looks a lot like the little girl wearing the skirt and rides a bike with tassels hanging from her handlebars. When she finishes a race, she has a big smile on her face. She will probably be doing triathlons and other athletic events for many years to come because they are fun and she enjoys them. The kid, in the photo, with the aero helmet and several thousand dollar bike will probably burn out sooner than later. I hope this was a staged photo and not from a real race.
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I have a daughter about this age who does a kids tri every once and a while. She looks a lot like the little girl wearing the skirt and rides a bike with tassels hanging from her handlebars. When she finishes a race, she has a big smile on her face. She will probably be doing triathlons and other athletic events for many years to come because they are fun and she enjoys them. The kid, in the photo, with the aero helmet and several thousand dollar bike will probably burn out sooner than later. I hope this was a staged photo and not from a real race.


What you mention is very true, but that applies only to normal kids.

Some abnormal kids take things very seriously since very young (Carlos Sastre (8), Lance Armstrong (10), Hunter Kemper (10), to name three) and never burn out, or they do, but after many years of being a pro. Some other great riders also start very young, realize they don't have what it takes to be a pro, but keep racing succesfully into the veteran ranks (I know a few of these). It depends on the kid.

Regarding the aero helmet. I once saw a photo of Arnie Baker breaking away on a road race wearing what seemed to be an LG Rocket helmet. I asked him why he was using it, he said that because it was legal under USAC rules and because it gave him an edge (at least the first time I guess). Go figure.

I guess that kid in the photo is just a kid on a nice bike using dad's or mom's helmet and wheels. I am more worried about the girl to her right, whose parents let her race blindfolded.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Sergio Escutia] [ In reply to ]
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haha if that bike is $10,000, I'm gonna sell one for $5000, turn a profit, and use the money to buy a new speed concept! HOLY SHIT! I WONT EVEN HAVE TO GET A JOB I COULD JUST KEEP SELLING $50 FRAMES FOR 10,000!!!! ... god people are retarded

Is this Ridiculous? yes. Is he spoiled? hardly. The kids got his parents wheels + aero helmet on a random mountain bike frame, maybe $200 max.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [cyclops] [ In reply to ]
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clearly, you haven't read the entire thread, its a custom frame with di2, the wheels are 650's that lightweight doesn't make anymore.

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haha if that bike is $10,000, I'm gonna sell one for $5000, turn a profit, and use the money to buy a new speed concept! HOLY SHIT! I WONT EVEN HAVE TO GET A JOB I COULD JUST KEEP SELLING $50 FRAMES FOR 10,000!!!! ... god people are retarded

Is this Ridiculous? yes. Is he spoiled? hardly. The kids got his parents wheels + aero helmet on a random mountain bike frame, maybe $200 max.


"god people are retarded"

Including you apparently.

That's a handbuilt KirkLee carbon frame. The wheels are 650's ordered specifically for this bike because Lightweight wasn't making 650's anymore. Say what you want about a kid that age having a custom $10k bike, but the bottom line is that it's a beautifully built bike...



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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jaretj] [ In reply to ]
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Actually I don't see anything wrong there. It's possible she is a bike racer starting early in her life. The parents happen to have enough money to spend it on her.

Some people spend $50,000+ on cars and boats, why not 10,000 on bikes?

We may see her in the World Champs or Olympics in 10 to 12 years

jaretj

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I don't have a problem with how other people spend their own money.

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [shaymike2014] [ In reply to ]
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haha, that is a great comment about the super sweet 16 show.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [jdw] [ In reply to ]
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Too bad they stuck Tufo's on it.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Don't hate the player, hate the game.


When asked what irks him he replied,
"Cheats, smokers and arrogance. In that order."
-C. Stoltz
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [OldArmy07] [ In reply to ]
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OldArmy07 wrote:
I bet more than that... I don't see any 650c wheels on lightweight's website - custom.

Di2 as well with an extra set of button shifters on the basebar and a third brake lever.

If I were a kid I would be jealous.

I am an adult and jealous of the kid. I have no Di2, or lightweight wheels. I want to be like him!


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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [EightySixer] [ In reply to ]
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How? How did you dig up a 5 year old topic?
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Dilbert] [ In reply to ]
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Hello Dilbert and All,

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dilbert_Dunker

Still remember using the Dilbert Dunker.

The old thread begs the question ................. whatever happened to the kid?

I see Kirklee is still in business. http://www.kirkleebicycles.com/

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Cheers, Neal

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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Dilbert] [ In reply to ]
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Dilbert wrote:
How? How did you dig up a 5 year old topic?

Perhaps it took him this long to come up with a caption. Don't hate the slower people at the back of the pack.






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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [M~] [ In reply to ]
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"Apollo Ohno looks bigger in TV"

"One kid heard there are KQ slots for their age group"

“Bloom wherever you are planted"
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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"I have extremely stupid parents"
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [Black Plague] [ In reply to ]
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Although I can't prove it, it looks like they all lost their timing chips.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [sharkbait_au] [ In reply to ]
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Taking a cue from her Canadian mentor mom, she looked to her left and knew those lightweight wheels and aero helmet worn by her chief rival were no match for a course cutter.
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Re: Funny picture (got a caption?) [lutzman] [ In reply to ]
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lutzman wrote:
Taking a cue from her Canadian mentor mom, she looked to her left and knew those lightweight wheels and aero helmet worn by her chief rival were no match for a course cutter.
Oh dear, what have I done, but #### that made me laugh.
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