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Old 07-10-08, 11:27 AM   #1
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Woo hoo, a 6 bike week!

In the last 6 days I've ridden 6 different bikes. That's a good week.

Saturday - tandem ride with my wife.
Sunday - rode the Kline with the fellow that I'm going on vacation with. He can pretty much drop me anytime that he feels like it but he's too polite.
Monday - mountain bike ride. Harder than I expected. I was able to ride all of the hills but I walked the tricky baby head creek crossings. I need more practice to get my mountain bike skills back.
Tuesday - fixed gear ride. I was still tired from Monday so I only rode about 10 miles. Besides it doesn't take a very good excuse for me to cut a fixed gear ride short. I just don't get the fixed gear thing.
Wednesday - beater bike ride around town to a meeting and to run some errands.
Thurdsay - retro grouch bike on the KATY trail.

I still have a ride planned for tomorrow so I could make it a seven bike week but I'm out of bikes.
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Old 07-10-08, 11:39 AM   #2
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Right off the bat, that's an N+1 excuse to me. Perhaps N+2 if you can dump the fixie.
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I still have a ride planned for tomorrow so I could make it a seven bike week but I'm out of bikes.
Time to get a bike for the 7th day
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Old 07-10-08, 01:08 PM   #4
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Tuesday - fixed gear ride. I was still tired from Monday so I only rode about 10 miles. Besides it doesn't take a very good excuse for me to cut a fixed gear ride short. I just don't get the fixed gear thing.
You're supposed to ride them on an oval track.

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You need a recumbent so that you can both take a ride and rest on the seventh day.
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You need a recumbent so that you can both take a ride and rest on the seventh day.
A Gravity Bike would be good too. No pedaling: just rest.

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