Buenos dias from Arkansas......
No........I'm not hispanic nor do I speak Spanish, but I like saying the words.
I live in Winslow, AR in the Ozark Mtns. Native to Memphis, TN, but have been living here for nearly 16yrs.
Like many, many people, I started riding a bicycle when I was real young. It was real natural like. My older sister had one and I was about 5. Just hopped on one day and kept going.......until I hit a car. Then I had to learn how to stop
the bike! I've been riding bicycles since then (now 37) and recently took a real liking to vintage bikes. I still have my '91 GT Backwoods........not so vintage, but I also have an '82 Trek 614, a '79 (I believe) Univega Gran Turismo (now my wife's.....really just too small for me), and my wife has an early era Alpine Stars mtn. bike. The Alpine I'm not sure on the year or model, though I did run across a website identifying the bike........just at the moment forget the model. Der...
Anyway, with the two actual "vintage" bikes, I've been doing a lot of research over the webz to learn about them and their components. Not to mention relearning some of the normal repair type stuff I'd kinda forgotten how to do over the years when riding was not happening......due to life, marriage, and occupational demands. I'd found this site and it's forums many, many times in my searches and decided to go ahead and join. Can't say I'll be around a whole lot........due to life and those demanding things.....but, I look forward to meeting some folks and learning a few things. Also, maybe sharing some of my own creativity with cycles.
Thanks for having me. Later!