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Old 06-02-12, 08:50 PM   #1
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OMG! I forgot to tell you guys about my milestone...

I reached the 1000 mile mark on my bike during todays ride. I've had the bike for 10 months. Maybe not that great of an accomplishment by some standards but worth ringing my own bell in any case.
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Old 06-02-12, 09:11 PM   #2
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This calls for.. PIE
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Congrats Teach! I lift my glass to you!

Keep yer cadence up!
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Old 06-03-12, 12:59 AM   #4
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This calls for.. PIE

Agree.
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Old 06-03-12, 02:06 AM   #5
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Well done.
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Old 06-03-12, 06:52 AM   #6
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Awesome! You get one piece of pie for it being your personal best with the wife and another for going over 1,000 miles. Keep up the good work.
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Old 06-03-12, 08:30 AM   #7
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There are those who won't reach that goal in their entire life. Celebrate each milestone as it comes.
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Congratulations on this milestone. That is a wonderful accomplishment. I have an idea you will be hitting 2000 miles before you know it.
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