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Old 09-26-13, 04:05 PM   #1
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Hello from Nashville

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My name is Cara and I am in the Nashville area. I have ridden bicycles casually for years but am just now getting more serious about cycling for exercise and as a means of commuting to work. In my search for a road bike I ended up going vintage and now find myself very interested in vintage (80's) road bikes.

I am currently riding a 1985 Peugeot PH-501 that I did a relay tri with and I just purchased a 1987 Nishiki Modulous. I also ride an old Sears bike converted to a fixie. I'm hoping to learn to do more of my own tune-ups and repairs and have already benefitted a great deal from this site through Google searches so thought I should join.
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Old 09-26-13, 05:33 PM   #2
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Old 09-26-13, 05:33 PM   #3
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Old 09-26-13, 06:48 PM   #4
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Welcome to Bike Forums, Cara! Did you know that we have a mechanic's section here? You can learn all kinds of things about fixing your bike. Go check it out!
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Old 09-26-13, 11:51 PM   #5
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Old 09-27-13, 08:35 AM   #6
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Old 11-15-13, 01:16 AM   #7
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Cara, welcome to the BF. I am from Memphis and just getting into cycling. I love riding my bike. I was walking every day this summer and saw bikers everyday on the Greenway and wanted to ride. SO I bought me a bike rack and now I am riding every day. Does Nashville have good off work paved Greenline?
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Old 11-22-13, 07:26 AM   #8
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We do have several greenways that I love biking, but I don't think we have anything like what you guys now have. I have family in Memphis so I'm hoping to get to bike that at some point.
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