Introductions - Hello from Dallas
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02-12-08, 09:08 AM
Just signed up.
I live in Dallas. Been riding on and off for 20 years, mostly mountain biking. I'm not very good, but not a complete **** either. Just bought an Electra Townie 21 from Plano Cycling as a recreational bike, and I'm pretty stoked. The bike rocked pretty good on a White Rock Lake ride last weekend.
I'd be interested communicating with other Electra bike riders.
02-12-08, 09:13 AM
Hello electrafreak, wander over to the regional forums and say hi to the Texas folks. There's a huge contingent of BF members around the DFW area.
Welcome to BF!
02-12-08, 09:14 AM
Will do -- thanks.
Howdy and Welcome. Was just at Plano Cycling and Fitness last weekend. My three year old loved those Electras just inside the front door. I did too. Congrats on teh new bike. Are you a DORBA member? Used to ride with those guys alot when I was single.
02-12-08, 09:17 AM
Welcome- there are quite a lot of bikeforums people in your area.
02-12-08, 09:24 AM
I actually went into Plano Cycling and Fitness to find a bike for my wife, and of course ended up buying a new bike.
I am not in DORBA. I grew up here in Richardson, and moved back 2 years ago after about 14 years in Austin. Used to ride a bit on the various trails down there. Actually lived on the greenbelt, which was nice. However, since I'm not a talented mountain biker, I tended to get hurt a lot. So it has been a few years since I've been off road.
When I did live here and ride, I rode with a guy named Allen Guimond a lot. His brother, Richard Guimond, was a real bad ass on a mountain bike.
I'm planning to start riding to work a couple of days a week.
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