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    Domestic Domestique UnsafeAlpine's Avatar
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    Foo ride report.

    I'm fat and slow, but I got to take Alegria out on her maiden voyage. We did about 12 miles at under 18 mph. She's wicked stiff (compared to Betty, the 23 year old Trek) and really light. We just did the flats. The hills will have to wait until I get a little stronger.

    God, what fun. I love riding my bike. :woot:

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    I'm fat and slow, but I got to take Alegria out on her maiden voyage. We did about 12 miles at under 18 mph. She's wicked stiff (compared to Betty, the 23 year old Trek) and really light. We just did the flats. The hills will have to wait until I get a little stronger.

    God, what fun. I love riding my bike. :woot:
    Yes indeed

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    Nice, UA. Nice.
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    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    Moving this to Road.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    Moving this to Road.

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    Listen, buster, I don't have enough of an ego for this thing to get moved to that garbage pit.

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    How many watts?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
    How many watts?
    I might have been able to power a small LED for a few seconds.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post


    Listen, buster, I don't have enough of an ego for this thing to get moved to that garbage pit.
    As someone who hangs out in P&R as much as you do, you can't honestly call Road a pit.

    Besides, this is Foo. No bikes allowed! [hitler smiley]

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    As someone who hangs out in P&R as much as you do, you can't honestly call Road a pit.

    Besides, this is Foo. No bikes allowed! [hitler smiley]
    Ok, well I do spend time in P&R, but I wouldn't call anyone there an a*hole. I can't say the same of Road...

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    I'm fat and slow, but I got to take Alegria out on her maiden voyage. We did about 12 miles at under 18 mph. She's wicked stiff (compared to Betty, the 23 year old Trek) and really light. We just did the flats. The hills will have to wait until I get a little stronger.

    God, what fun. I love riding my bike. :woot:
    She's a nice bike. Just gotta adjust that saddle a little higher. Glad your first ride was a good one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    Ok, well I do spend time in P&R, but I wouldn't call anyone there an a*hole. I can't say the same of Road...
    Does that include the Race sub-forum crew?

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    Quote Originally Posted by substructure View Post
    Does that include the Race sub-forum crew?
    I've banned myself from there. I don't race and I would feel like that a*hole.

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    if we ever ride together I'm gonna anti-race you. We'll see who can cover the same distance in a longer amount of time.
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    I had Shadowfax out for 24 miles with the "C" group Saturday. Add the 4 miles each way to and from the ride, and I put in an enjoyable, stress free ride of 32 total miles on an absolutely gorgeous day. So what that we only averaged about 14 mph.

    If x moves the thread, I'll move it back.
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    Congratz! Glad to hear you found the time to ride. Feels good doesn't it?

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    Move it to A&S.
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    merge it with the pcad thread.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dannihilator View Post
    Move it to A&S.
    Wait, not yet.


    I wore a helmet.



    Ok, now you can move it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    Wait, not yet.


    I wore a helmet.



    Ok, now you can move it.
    do you have a helmet mirror on that helmet?
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    Ok, well I do spend time in P&R, but I wouldn't call anyone there an a*hole. I can't say the same of Road...
    you wouldn't
    I have to try harder.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    you wouldn't
    I have to try harder.
    I was trying to be nice, a*hole.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    I was trying to be nice, a*hole.
    that's better.

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