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Old 12-24-07, 02:05 AM   #1
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I realize that this forum has a wide range of interested parties , and, after reading a post in here the subject of "AGE" reared it,s ugly head so, I thought it would be interesting to see the scope of the ppl that frequent this hallowed forum, so , being the instigator I,ll start , I,m 51 am I the oldest user in here ? also what,s the youngest ???
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Old 12-24-07, 02:23 AM   #2
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I'm 31 and am therefore younger than approximately half my bicycles.
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Old 12-24-07, 02:51 AM   #4
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Haha, same goes for me except I'm 32. One of my bikes is 10 years older than me.
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Old 12-24-07, 03:36 AM   #5
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Well I am just turned 53 and have a theory that whatever we lusted after at approx 12-13 years of age will forever remain the coolest thing ever, whether it be cars, aircraft or even bikes?...Hence my love of the MOULTON !
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Old 12-24-07, 04:20 AM   #7
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57, but bicycles have made me younger than I once was.
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38, but going on 15. jim
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Old 12-24-07, 06:00 AM   #9
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27 but I feel 40ish.
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14, and yes, I ride a bike older than I am
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48.

But some parts of me feel 19.

And other parts of me feel 100.
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Old 12-24-07, 07:04 AM   #12
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47. But my bike is 3 months old.
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I'm also 47, but my two kids (ages 5 and 9) make me feel old and young at the same time.

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24 y.o. .... so is my bike
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27, a year older than my favorite bike.
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Old 12-24-07, 07:49 AM   #18
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I hate to say it, cause I don't feel this old. I still ride mountain bikes on single track, technical courses. Before my shoulder injury in July/August, my average speed on my roadie was 18mph, over 30 miles, including hills.

But I have to face it, I'm 61

But PLEASE don't tell anyone else.
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48 - for a few more months.
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I realize that this forum has a wide range of interested parties , and, after reading a post in here the subject of "AGE" reared it,s ugly head so, I thought it would be interesting to see the scope of the ppl that frequent this hallowed forum, so , being the instigator I,ll start , I,m 51 am I the oldest user in here ? also what,s the youngest ???
Let's just say that anyone really interested can find me emigrating to the US in 1956 .

We really do run the gamut, don't we?

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Hmm. I guess im second youngest so far at 19. I am a year older than my current project.
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57, but bicycles have made me younger than I once was.
Same here. I encourage my fellow "classics" who have not already done so to check out the 50+ forum -- great bunch of guys and gals, many of whom you will recognize from other BF forums.
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Hmm. I guess im second youngest so far at 19. I am a year older than my current project.
I greatly enjoy sharing my interests in classic bicycles and classical music with your generation. My elder son, age 23, loves Beethoven and rides the 1980 Peugeot PKN-10 I gave him because it was too tall for me. His everyday transportation bike is the 1992 Specialized Hard Rock mountain bike I bought him 10 years ago, but one of his graduation presents from me this year was a brand-new Cannondale Rush mountain bike, so his bike collection already spans a pretty good range of years.
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43 but I took an online test that determins "real age" , like 43 isnt my real age. Any way the test says I am 57 go figure.
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Cut me in half and you'll find 51 rings - some thinner, some fatter......
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