Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

General Cycling Discussion Have a cycling related question or comment that doesn't fit in one of the other specialty forums? Drop on in and post in here! When possible, please select the forum above that most fits your post!

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-09-02, 08:54 PM   #1
Walter
SLJ 6/8/65-5/2/07
Thread Starter
 
Walter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: SE Florida, USA aka the Treasure Coast
Bikes:
Posts: 5,391
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Newest Cyclist

Well not for a little while but I'd like to announce the newest addition to my family. A fine looking baby girl who entered the world at 12:32pm EST yesterday weighing 7lb 6 oz and an impressive 20 inches in length. Mom and baby are both doing fine though they won't be home until Friday. She joins my 6 year old daughter who does ride and hopefully always will.

__________________
“Life is not one damned thing after another. Life is one damned thing over and over.”
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Walter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-02, 09:03 PM   #2
HardBall
Those that can do, do do
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Northern Virginia
Bikes:
Posts: 107
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations on the new cyclist!!!!!! Have you picked out her bike Yet?
__________________
JAPH
HardBall is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-02, 09:06 PM   #3
velocipedio
human
 
velocipedio's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: living in the moment
Bikes: 2005 Litespeed Teramo, 2000 Marinoni Leggero, 2001 Kona Major Jake (with Campy Centaur), 1997 Specialized S-Works M2, 1992 Specialized Rockhopper
Posts: 3,563
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations!
__________________
when walking, just walk. when sitting, just sit. when riding, just ride. above all, don't wobble.

The Irregular Cycling Club of Montreal
Cycling irregularly since 2002
velocipedio is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-02, 09:20 PM   #4
LittleBigMan
Sumanitu taka owaci
 
LittleBigMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Bikes:
Posts: 8,945
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks, Walter! Reminds me of watching my daughter being born!

I love my children!

__________________
No worries
LittleBigMan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-02, 09:46 PM   #5
Dirtgrinder
Dances with Rocks
 
Dirtgrinder's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Jefferson City, MO
Bikes:
Posts: 1,441
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations Walter! One of my buddies I ride with had a boy a couple days ago too. No more sleeping for a while!
Does she have a name?:confused:
__________________
If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough...

To become a registered member of BikeForums Click Here
Dirtgrinder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-02, 09:51 PM   #6
Walter
SLJ 6/8/65-5/2/07
Thread Starter
 
Walter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: SE Florida, USA aka the Treasure Coast
Bikes:
Posts: 5,391
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Many thanks to all. To answer you Dirtgrinder it's Carolyn after my mother. Unfortunately, they'll not get the chance to meet each other but I'm pretty sure my mother is looking down with a smile.

__________________
“Life is not one damned thing after another. Life is one damned thing over and over.”
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Walter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 02:43 AM   #7
chewa
The Flying Scot
 
chewa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: North Queensferry Scotland and London (and France)
Bikes: Custom (Colin Laing) 531c fast tourer/audax, 1964 Flying Scot Continental, 1995 Cinelli Supercorsa, Holdsworth Mistral single speed, Dahon Speed 6 (folder), Micmo Sirocco and a few more
Posts: 1,902
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations!!
__________________
plus je vois les hommes, plus j'admire les chiens

1985 Sandy Gilchrist-Colin Laing built 531c Audax/fast tourer.
1964 Flying Scot Continental (531)
1995 Cinelli Supercorsa (Columbus SLX)
1980s Holdsworth Mistral fixed (531)
2005 Dahon Speed 6 (folder)
(YES I LIKE STEEL)
2008 Viking Saratoga tandem
2008 Micmo Sirocco Hybrid (aluminium!)
2012 BTwin Rockrider 8.1
chewa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 03:18 AM   #8
Richard D
Donating member
 
Richard D's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Faversham, Kent, UK
Bikes:
Posts: 1,852
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations!

She'll be pedalling efore she's walking

Richard
__________________
Currently riding an MTB with a split personality - commuting, touring, riding for the sake of riding, on or off road :)
Richard D is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 08:01 AM   #9
tourman
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Ayr ontario canada
Bikes:
Posts: 44
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congratulations!
Do they make clipless baby bootys?
tourman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 08:14 AM   #10
Steele-Bike
RAGBRAI. Need I say more?
 
Steele-Bike's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: West Branch, Iowa USA
Bikes: 1998 Mongoose NX7.1, 2008 Kona Jake, GT singlespeed (year unknown).
Posts: 868
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
You had better fire up the Burley! Congratulations!
Steele-Bike is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 08:25 AM   #11
John E
feros ferio
 
John E's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: www.ci.encinitas.ca.us
Bikes: 1959 Capo; 1980 Peugeot PKN-10; 1981 Bianchi; 1988 Schwinn KOM-10;
Posts: 17,053
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 65 Post(s)
Congratulations to you and your wife, Walter. Keep posting!

Son #1 is nearly 6 ft tall and will graduate from high school this year, but I still remember carrying him in a backpack in Yosemite and buying the various bikes he has steadily outgrown.
__________________
"Early to bed, early to rise. Work like hell, and advertise." -- George Stahlman
Capo [dschaw'-poe]: 1959 Modell Campagnolo, S/N 40324; 1960 Sieger, S/N 42624
Peugeot: 1970 UO-8, S/N 0010468
Bianchi: 1981 Campione d'Italia, S/N 1.M9914
Schwinn: 1988 Project KOM-10, S/N F804069
John E is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 08:27 AM   #12
diamondback
Senior Member
 
diamondback's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Central Texas
Bikes:
Posts: 234
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
congratulations,
time for a bike trailer
diamondback is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 11:16 AM   #13
Matadon
Mister Slick
 
Matadon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Sacramento, CA
Bikes:
Posts: 373
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally posted by Walter
...and an impressive 20 inches in length.
You sure it's a girl, mate?
Matadon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 04:58 PM   #14
velo
The Female Enduro
 
velo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Bikes:
Posts: 1,185
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
:fun: Congratulations!
velo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 05:46 PM   #15
Chris L
Every lane is a bike lane
 
Chris L's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia - passionfruit capital of the universe!
Bikes:
Posts: 9,626
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Congrats dude
__________________
"I am never going to flirt with idleness again" - Roy Keane
"We invite everyone to question the entire culture we take for granted." - Manic Street Preachers.
My blog.
My bike tours. Japan tour page under construction.
Chris L is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-02, 07:22 PM   #16
stridercc
Senior Member
 
stridercc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: WI
Bikes:
Posts: 141
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Way to go. My physics teacher just had a baby girl yesterday too, and his was 22 inches. There must be something in the air. :fun:

-Matt-
stridercc is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:52 AM.