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Old 08-18-09, 12:59 PM   #1
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Magnificent buffoonery

Since I was unable to achieve 20 mph for 1+ hour, I bumped my goal to 30 kph, pushed as hard as I could and finally maintained it for an hour and 20 min. Although there was only 600 - 700 ft elevation gain I am still basking in the glow of my accomplishment.
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Old 08-19-09, 02:04 AM   #2
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Congratulations!!
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Old 08-19-09, 03:38 AM   #3
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Impressive, very impressive.
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Old 08-19-09, 04:09 AM   #4
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So how does that compute in MPH? It's got to be pretty close to 20. Sounds pretty good to me. Congratulations!
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Old 08-19-09, 07:05 AM   #5
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Nice job, keep trying and it wont be long before you are in the "20 mile club". I predict some speed intervals are in your future.
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Old 08-19-09, 07:29 AM   #6
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Since I was unable to achieve 20 mph for 1+ hour, I bumped my goal to 30 kph...
Congrats.

Looks like you were having a "senior moment" when you posted this. MPH and KPH in the same sentence?
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