Hi, I am Judie a 60 year old triathlete...or i was until my accident at work...I fell 10' and injured my head and back . I am currently in recovery mode and WILL ride again. My bike is currently getting a new paint job since it is about 20 yrs old. Nice Pinarello being painted yellow with new lettering!!! I am a San Francisco native and relocated for work...started riding at 41 and tri's at 43...I was reading about the one who injured his back in the same area i did and my physical therapist says I will ride again...hope you are doing well and riding again Pynchon....I spent my career as a welder and supervisor and am ready to retire! Now we LIVE!! I am looking forward to this new life as soon as recovery is complete....then ride when I want, where I want....