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    Senior Member Nightcap's Avatar
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    Shoeing a Clydesdale

    Here's a picture of Your Humble Narrator being fitted for cleats. The gentleman doing the fitting is the legendary John Allis, three-time Olympian whose 1976 record for the Mount Washington Hill Climb stood for seven years. Kind of like saying, "Yeah, and Mario Andretti changes my oil." I felt like the biggest poseur in the world...


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    That is so cool! It's also like saying Warren Buffet balances your checkbook. Or Bill Gates fixes your computer!

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    Quote Originally Posted by solveg View Post
    That is so cool! It's also like saying Warren Buffet balances your checkbook. Or Bill Gates fixes your computer!
    Sadly I don't think Bill Gates could fix his own computer anymore .

    But that is pretty cool.
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    I'm not sure what's funnier, the picture or the narration.
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    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    Was this shortly before the WRECK?
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    Senior Member Nightcap's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by (51) View Post
    Was this shortly before the WRECK?
    Thank the two-wheel'ed gods, the Roubaix is still at the LBS, having new wheels built.

    So far as I can tell, Bianca is fine, having been carefully protected by my well-padded self.

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