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Old 05-28-09, 02:54 PM   #1
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Got an entry to the tour.

Sitting on the computer last night and an "E" mail came in. Looked at it and could not believe my eyes. So I got an entry in and I am riding. Only 1,000 riders allowed to enter so I am glad it was raining last night and I was sitting at the computer as the entries opened.


http://www.tourride.co.uk/rides/stage_8.asp

Not certain as to whether it came from the tour of Britain or the Prostate Cancer Charity but I don't care. I go to the London leg of the tour each year and I support the Prostate Cancer Charity.

So do I do it as a Wannabee racer?- or as a Fun entry? Fancy dress is optional so I am looking for A Mannequin to set up on the Tandem as I Only have a single entry. Getting the mannequin is in hand- Setting it up as stoker on the tandem will not be a problem- but I now need a make up artist to get it as a Boris Johnson look alike. Boris is the Mayor of London- and is a cyclist.

One thing is certain- The 50+ jersey will be seen in London that day.
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Very, very cool.
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Old 05-28-09, 04:51 PM   #3
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Second the very, very cool.
I know pictures will follow.
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Boris is gonna love it.
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Man, what a great opportunity. I sure wish I could get something like that. Have fun.
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but I now need a make up artist to get it as a Boris Johnson look alike. Boris is the Mayor of London- and is a cyclist.
Careful. That may attract lorries with broken doors.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/e...on/8066461.stm

Seriously, sounds like a great ride.
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Old 05-29-09, 05:59 AM   #7
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Pictures, pictures, pictures. We will be waiting on pins and needles. Over here, you could probably find a Halloween mask of the Mayor.
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Sounds like you want to do it for fun and not as a wannabee racer, enjoy and send some pics.
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