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Posted in thread: Descending in the Alps on 08-22-2014 at 02:59 AM
An amazing exhibition of of skateboarding skill. I liked the various ways they scrubbed speed
going into the curves. I wonder about the cyclists, though: maybe it had to do with unseen
Posted in thread: Hello from cherry hill NJ on 08-22-2014 at 02:14 AM
Posted in thread: Highlight of the ride on 08-17-2014 at 12:44 AM
The highlight of today's ride came when, on a mild, well-known descent, I transitioned from
pavement to hard-surface dirt at just north of 30mph. The road is mostly straight, with
Posted in thread: Riding in the country side on 08-09-2014 at 10:09 PM
Welcome, graduc! Good to see people coming back to cycling after an absence. I'm a reformed
cycling quitter, myself. It's GOOD to be back on two wheels! Congrats on your own return. Here
in CO, I see ...
Posted in thread: Pics from Our Rides on 08-09-2014 at 09:31 PM
Thanks for the pics, Fpl! Looks like a great ride for one who can deal with the heat. I totally
agree with you on the descent part, too - that's its own special skillset. Lots of work to
polish it, to...
Posted in thread: Pedaling failed the other day on 08-08-2014 at 12:50 AM
That's a strange one. Many questions. Any pics? They can be helpful - drive-train side, of
course :) Maybe debris in, or damage to the bottom bracket. When you say it 'stopped pedaling'
I take it you ...
Posted in thread: Tell Us About When You Were A Kid and Your Bikes on 08-07-2014 at 01:31 AM
Great thread! My first was a Sears 'Free Spirit' BMX bike. I went from training wheels to 2
wheels on that bike, then put in a lot of miles, learned to jump, ride wheelies, do stoppies,
and, of course...
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 08-03-2014 at 06:13 PM
25mi for me today, kind of a recovery ride after Friday's 66mi. I kept the pace leisurely and
enjoyed the clear, bright morning.
Posted in thread: Pics from Our Rides on 08-03-2014 at 02:04 PM
Katz, the MUP network in the greater Denver area continues to amaze me. I treasure it a little
more every time I get out for a ride like this. Arterial paths run through most of the suburbs,
Posted in thread: Pics from Our Rides on 08-02-2014 at 02:20 PM
Nearing Bear Creek Lake Park in Lakewood. I'll definitely be back there!17284172851728617287