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Old 04-25-12, 08:13 AM   #1
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Proud of My Wife

My wife and I rode a couple of days at the BRAG Tune-up Ride in Madison, GA this past weekend. We are both over 60 and while I ride quite a bit she has never ridden beyond 14 miles at a time and only gets to ride about once a week. On Saturday we rode 45 miles and Sunday 20 miles. Not fast, but not last. Also found a fantastic local coffee shop at the end of Sunday's ride with home made scones. What a way to finish a slightly chilly ride!

Also, saw a guy who looked like BluesDawg, I introduced myself and sure enough...it was he. Good to meet you sir.
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Good for her and for you since you got her into bicycling. Say hi to BD for me when y'all meet up again.

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60? I call BS Glad you both enjoyed the ride and hope you both get to enjoy many more.

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60? I call BS Glad you both enjoyed the ride and hope you both get to enjoy many more.

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Actually...63. If I mention hers, 63 will be my last.
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