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    Weightless!

    This morning I was sailing downhill on a curve, enjoying the ride. When I noticed, thinking to myself (why not? I'm the only one there!) It is as though I am weightless, being slung by gravity into a wonderful self-guided track. It was a really cool feeling, totally different than pumping / grinding / gasping for air, up a steep hill. Maybe you had to be there?
    Recumbents rock!

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    Yes! And not to break with your thought, but sometimes I get a burst of energy or "something" and my legs just start going like a motor. Uphill, downhill, on the flat--I just feel like an airplane!

    :thumbup:

    Thanks for the post!

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    Originally posted by Pete Clark
    Yes! burst of energy or "something" and my legs just start going like a motor. Uphill, downhill, on the flat--I just feel like an airplane!

    :thumbup:

    Thanks for the post!
    That's cool! The curve I mentioned earlier leads to a steep hill, and carries me 2/3 up it! Then I pour it on and zoom over for another downhill clip.... of course there's the reverse on the return trip.
    Recumbents rock!

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    The other day I watched a 10 year old neighbor ride his bicycle down the street. He was riding "no hands" and exclaiming, "I can fly, I can fly!"
    Grump, aka Terry.

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    Originally posted by Grump
    The other day I watched a 10 year old neighbor ride his bicycle down the street. He was riding "no hands" and exclaiming, "I can fly, I can fly!"
    I'll leave the flying to Big Bird!
    Recumbents rock!

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    Gravity sucks!, and i know it
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    Gravity only sucks when you're going up!

    Coming down it's great!
    "...perhaps the world needs a little more Canada" - Jean Chretian, 2003.

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    Originally posted by aerobat
    Gravity only sucks when you're going up!

    Coming down it's great!
    Thats so true!!!
    Mark







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