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Old 12-07-07, 09:37 PM   #1
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Am I crazy or what???

Tomorrow I'm doing a duathlon race @ Cherry Creek State Park. Right now its dumping snow and NO they don't cancel the race.

Should be tons of fun in the snow running and racing my bike (I'm riding my mtn bike) just because there will be snow on the ground. What was I thinking????????????
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Old 12-07-07, 09:38 PM   #2
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I've only done snow on my mountain bike once or twice, given that we don't get much snow in tx.
Funnily enough, it was not even close to as uncontrollable as i thought
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Old 12-07-07, 09:40 PM   #3
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I suck at running. Racing a bike is not tough for me, but I hate running. At least the running part is first
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Don't worry, you'll smoke them, both running and on the bike!

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Old 12-07-07, 09:43 PM   #5
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I suck at running. Racing a bike is not tough for me, but I hate running. At least the running part is first
Running isn't too bad as long as it's not on cement. Just don't slip.. Stopping on snow might be hard.

So on that note. Good luck,
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Thanks Taerom I'm mostly doing it for FUN!! Not going out to break any records.
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Don't worry, you'll smoke them, both running and on the bike!

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Smoking during a snow race leads to water. Water and snow leads to slush. slush leads to slippery.
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Yes, snowy, you're crazy. in an awesome way.
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Go for it, gf! And let us know how it goes!

Maybe BDG will chime in with a few pointers on duathlons in the snow?
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Woo Hoo! Sounds like a lot of fun, snowy!

Do you have your studded tires??
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Woo Hoo! Sounds like a lot of fun, snowy!

Do you have your studded tires??
Snow == Chains
She probably has brass knuckles hanging from her chains too. </Good Charlotte>
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No crazier than any of the rest of us in here. Good luck, and have a ball!!!
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