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    This is sort of addicting...

    The only thing that gets me through the work week are the prospects of the races on Saturday/Sunday.

    Wish hadn't been such a p***y

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    really?

    the only thing that gets me through the work week is the paycheck that inevitably arrives every other friday.
    "When you are chewing the bars at the business end of a 90 mile road race you really dont care what gear you have hanging from your bike so long as it works."
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    Quote Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
    really?

    the only thing that gets me through the work week is the paycheck that inevitably arrives every other friday.
    Must suck to work for the money.

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    Quote Originally Posted by timmyquest View Post
    Must suck to work for the money.
    I work to live, not the other way around.
    "When you are chewing the bars at the business end of a 90 mile road race you really dont care what gear you have hanging from your bike so long as it works."
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    Quote Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
    I work to live, not the other way around.
    You should find a different career

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    Quote Originally Posted by timmyquest View Post
    You should find a different career
    I dunno... my current one has taken me to Hawaii, Denver, Chicago, Minneapolis (ok that one's not quite as cool), and soon Portland.

    It would seem that we choose meeting locations based on cycling potential, but I guarantee that's not the case...
    "When you are chewing the bars at the business end of a 90 mile road race you really dont care what gear you have hanging from your bike so long as it works."
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    Quote Originally Posted by timmyquest View Post
    You should find a different career
    career student?
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    Cycling isn't a sport. It's more like a really, really expensive eating disorder.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kudude View Post
    career student?
    If i could afford it...

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    I'm the same way timmy. For my race on the weekend, I usually start looking forward to it on Tuesday.

    This week is doomed since I'm not racing this weekend. I might not make it to Thursday.

    Can't wait until the Wednesday night training crits start. I'm not sure I'll be able to handle the mid-week excitement.

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    Quote Originally Posted by timmyquest View Post
    If i could afford it...
    I'm unintentionally working on it...
    (Clarification: currently finishing my MA thesis; starting an MFA program this July.)

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    Quote Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
    I dunno... my current one has taken me to Hawaii, Denver, Chicago, Minneapolis (ok that one's not quite as cool), and soon Portland.
    How long are you in town for?

    Let me know if you're looking for a group ride.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MONGO! View Post
    How long are you in town for?
    Probably 2 weeks, depending on how many days I stay before or after the meeting. Mt. Hood is the only thing on my list of "Must-Rides"
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    It is addicting. Now does most of the stuff we say and do make a LITTLE bit more sense?

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    wait until you try meth ...

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    It gets me through the week, the winter, the training, and all the rest.
    Bring the pain.

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    I rather take coke. If you wanna race like a pro you gotta do it like a pro.
    Gelato aficionado.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Psimet2001 View Post
    It is addicting. Now does most of the stuff we say and do make a LITTLE bit more sense?
    Depends on what "we" you're talking about.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jynx View Post
    wait until you try meth ...
    Jynx, you actually made me laugh. Amazing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kudude View Post
    career student?
    That would be me. lol.
    I see hills.... Bring them on!!!
    Stay calm and bring a towel.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
    Probably 2 weeks, depending on how many days I stay before or after the meeting. Mt. Hood is the only thing on my list of "Must-Rides"
    What particular ride on Mt. Hood? Are you talking about climbing it or snowboarding or something?

    If you are around for two weeks, you should come out to PIR on Tuesdays to race. Will you have your bike?

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    Quote Originally Posted by timmyquest View Post
    Jynx, you actually made me laugh. Amazing.



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    For addicts.

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    yeah. I really like it.
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    Slamdancing would probably define my style of riding best.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cmh View Post
    What particular ride on Mt. Hood? Are you talking about climbing it or snowboarding or something?
    I drove the road around Mt. Hood last time I was out there and I definitely want to do that on a bike.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
    Probably 2 weeks, depending on how many days I stay before or after the meeting. Mt. Hood is the only thing on my list of "Must-Rides"
    MIN posted a ~100 mile route to Mt. Hood that I plan on doing at some point this year.

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