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    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
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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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    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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    Troll.
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    Time for a change. stapfam's Avatar
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    Happy birthday---Or are you just saying
    How long was I in the army? Five foot seven.


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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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    Ride Daddy Ride Jet Travis's Avatar
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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.
    peace

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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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    Quote Originally Posted by Floyd View Post
    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.
    peace
    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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    Time for a change. stapfam's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Floyd View Post
    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.
    peace
    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.
    Last edited by stapfam; 08-03-07 at 04:23 PM.
    How long was I in the army? Five foot seven.


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