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    lurking no more!

    I confess. I've been reading BF for a while, but been too lazy/shy to post. Novice road rider, first group ride is tomorrow

    Sean

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    You Know!? For Kids! jsharr's Avatar
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    Welcome former lurker. You will love the dynamics of group riding. Stay near the back until you get the feel for riding with a group. Try to hold your line, no sudden accelerations and decelerations. Use hand signals to annouce your intentions. Have fun.
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    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
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    Welcome to the posting side of BF's. I'm sure you realize the community here is great, and glad to have you as a member of it now!
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    thanks all, and thanks for the advice! the ride was awesome! there were only five of us, so i was in the front for a good bit-- riding with other people is so much more fun

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    Mr. Maximan1 maximan1's Avatar
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    You were the one that Mr. Beanz was talking about! Right?

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    haha no idea.. but unless he's on the au cycling team in dc, probably not . loved the anagrams, btw. maximan monster = am six-ton merman?

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