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Old 09-04-13, 05:49 AM   #1
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1 year anniversary

So I've been commuting by bike exclusively for one year now. Yay me.

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Old 09-04-13, 05:59 AM   #2
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Old 09-04-13, 06:24 AM   #3
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Old 09-04-13, 06:26 AM   #4
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Congratulations! I just passed my one year last week.
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Old 09-04-13, 06:48 AM   #5
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Congratulations! That is quite an accomplishment.
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I'm jealous a bit, living up north I cannot do my 27.4 kms commute when there's too much snow, so I have to take the car 20-25 times a year, I wish I could go 100% bike.

Congratulation!
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Congrats! Its time that stops me. I can't bring myself to to going to bed so early. My kids are still up when I would have to go to bed. There are days I have to be at work at 4 am.waking up at 1:30am is not an option.
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Old 09-04-13, 08:05 AM   #8
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Congratulations! My one-year anniversary is coming up in three weeks.
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Definitely yay you! Congratulations and welcome to the club.
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Congrats! Like some of the others, it's getting easy to keep my groove in the spring/summer/fall, winter can be the hard part.
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Old 09-04-13, 12:01 PM   #13
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Congrats to ya! Just over 1 year myself. Would never have thought...
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Outstanding!
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