Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) - Photo of the new bike, finally.
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01-16-10, 05:12 PM
So i have had the new bike since the beginning of the month, but since I don't have a garage, much less a white garage door, I have been trying to find the right backdrop.
hopefully this will be acceptable. :)
I managed to get out today and get in a little over 20 miles, not bad since that is slightly more than any ride last year. And of course the fact that it was 45 degrees.
01-16-10, 05:23 PM
Beautiful bike. Hows that seat working for ya? Looks a little out of my league for comfort. It was an absolutely beautiful day as it hit 50 degrees here in the Lehigh Valley. I also took my new bike out. I have had it for a couple of months now, but have been riding a couple others due to the situations and weather. Also finally took a picture today.
Once again congrats on the new bike, and finally being able to put up a BF acceptable picture! ;) Here's Mine.
01-16-10, 06:31 PM
The seat is ok, i had to replace the stock one because I felt like I was riding on my colon, and this was the best one my LBS had on hand. I plan to put a brooks on it eventually, but I have to build up the bank account a bit first.
01-16-10, 06:35 PM
45? that's rough. I feel bad for ya :-) NICE BIKE!
01-16-10, 08:59 PM
Nice, I've seen MotoB rides at an LBS. They look great!
01-16-10, 09:01 PM
It is definately a whole differant ride than the mountain bike with slicks I used last year.
01-17-10, 09:16 AM
Congrats on the MB. 45 DEGREES, perfect. keep getting those mileage increases, a little more everyday means a little better you.
01-17-10, 09:29 AM
May it hold up as long as mine has.
NOW GO RIDE IT LIKE YOU STOLE IT!
01-17-10, 01:54 PM
That's a nice looking bike. Congratulations!
01-17-10, 02:29 PM
I love to see the Motobecane name. Nostalgia. Looks nice.
I'm gonna need a riser stem like that before I get back on the longer rides, since my neck has been a major problem the last few years.
PS. I swear it was 40 degs in my basement when I did the trainer today. With the pipes all insulated and a new boiler, the basement gets no heat anymore. No wind down there, though!
01-17-10, 03:02 PM
Here's some Motobecane nostalgia for you rideorglide:
I had to post it
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