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Old 08-03-07, 09:41 AM   #1
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Riding your age is easier than a metric century

At least for us young 'uns...

Just sayin!
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Old 08-03-07, 09:45 AM   #2
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Perhaps for you juveniles, but I would have to go another 5, and at the speed I ride, maybe another 6.
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Old 08-03-07, 10:42 AM   #3
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I'm 60! It doesn't make much difference one way or the other.
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Ah, but what about your metric age? Now, there's a target for me
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Old 08-03-07, 12:29 PM   #7
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If you don't count leap years I'm 37.
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If you are going to get into metric then maybe we should talk about riding our weight in kilograms or our heighth in centimers or deci-meters or go back to inches.
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Just when I thought I had escaped metric, I started riding brevets, and it's all in metric: 200k, 300k, etc.
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If you are going to get into metric then maybe we should talk about riding our weight in kilograms or our heighth in centimers or deci-meters or go back to inches.
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So...if your height is 178cm, you should ride 178 Km. Othewise known as ride 100,000 times your height.

Riding <your height in inches> miles would be easier. (Otherwise known as ride 63,360 times your height.)
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Weight in KG's-Metric age-Or whatever you want- Doesn't matter providing you do it.

But Someone did suggest a good one- Ride your age in height climb X 100 so 50---Climb 5,000 ft. Disadvantage to us older ones but We can count on experience to get us through it- Or cheating.
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