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Old 06-14-10, 06:45 PM   #1
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Black Fly Challenge - race write-up

Hey - I raced in the Black Fly Challenge this weekend, and did a bit of a write-up, from my own twisted perspective.

http://home.roadrunner.com/~rduhan/BlackFly2010/
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Old 06-14-10, 08:34 PM   #2
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I was camping in the plains this weekend. Went fishing before the bikes came through so I didnt see any of the race but I'm sure it was a good time!

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Just read your write-up. Wow! Knowing the terrain of the plains & surrounding roadways, I can't imagine doing the ride on a uni, or anything else with only 2 gears for that matter. Good job, congrats on your finish!

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Old 06-15-10, 02:01 AM   #3
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Wow is the word. And yeah, I hadn't even considered a unicycle with a brake.

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. . . use the brake, a tricky skill on a unicycle, just maybe not until the next hill.
Sounds like locking the rear brake in the middle of a wheelie, only maybe faster action.
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