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    Muscle bike design spec robtown's Avatar
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    Rode my age (39)

    Well, the age that seems young to me now
    Although I commute year round, I'm woefully behind preparing for the Seagull Century over Columbus day weekend. I put in 39 miles on the way home yesterday and hit the sack at 8:15pm for a 10 hour sleep. I was planning for another 30 - 45 miles tomorrow morning - but - I'll have to get up early

    At least I found out that lighter, ergo shaped saddle is no replacement for a Brooks.
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    Senior Member Old School's Avatar
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    We may allow you to hang around our forum, but age references under 50 don't go around here, mister!
    Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming, "WOW! WHAT A RIDE!"

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    Hang in there and keep pedaling, Fall is the best cycling season.

    And 39 becomes 50 pretty darn fast, so those ride your age days get harder and harder.
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    I turned 39 (hexadecimal) last month.
    "Early to bed, early to rise. Work like hell, and advertise." -- George Stahlman
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    Oh, and I thought it was Jack Benny doing a ride.

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    Quote Originally Posted by John E View Post
    I turned 39 (hexadecimal) last month.
    If we're talking hexadecimal I'm a fine (and legal forum aged) 32. The 39 mile post was wishful thinking - though I probably weigh less now than at 39 due to cycling.
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