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    hello

    I have been using my bike for recreation and commuting for many years now. I am just starting to get into distance riding. I am planning on do the 75 mile leg of the MS bike event in September. I am looking for ideas on training and comfort fr such a long ride.

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    Hello er4613, what kind of bike are you riding?

    Welcome to BF!

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    Welcome and good luck on the distance riding. There are some post some around here that give some goo training tips on distance riding and ways to train for a century ride.
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    i am riding a rek fx 2.0. before i do the ride i will be changing the tires to thinner ones

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    Quote Originally Posted by er4613 View Post
    i am riding a rek fx 2.0. before i do the ride i will be changing the tires to thinner ones
    Sounds like an excellent idea!

    Good luck on the ride .

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