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Living Car Free Do you live car free or car light? Do you prefer to use alternative transportation (bicycles, walking, other human-powered or public transportation) for everyday activities whenever possible? Discuss your lifestyle here.

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Old 01-11-07, 09:48 AM   #1
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Solar Car attempting record

http://www.sunswift.com/

They're attempting a trip of 4000 km in 6 days.
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Old 01-11-07, 11:31 AM   #2
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Today I will attempt a trip of five miles in one hour. Wish me luck, guys!
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Old 01-11-07, 11:35 AM   #3
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Today I will attempt a trip of five miles in one hour. Wish me luck, guys!
Um... on a bike?
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Old 01-11-07, 11:42 AM   #4
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Yeah. Think it's doable?
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Old 01-11-07, 12:06 PM   #5
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Yeah. Think it's doable?
Might need a Cliff bar before you start.
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I still can't ride 5 miles. but I've rehabbed to where I can walk 5 miles. But it takes more than an hour.
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I still can't ride 5 miles. but I've rehabbed to where I can walk 5 miles. But it takes more than an hour.
Best wishes for a full recovery, Roody. Hope you can get out on the wheel again in time for spring!
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Best wishes for a full recovery, Roody. Hope you can get out on the wheel again in time for spring!
Thanks Platy. I could probably start riding now, but I'm kinda scared. the last time I was on a bike it hurt SO MUCH!
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Thanks Platy. I could probably start riding now, but I'm kinda scared. the last time I was on a bike it hurt SO MUCH!
Sorry to hear you're hurting, Roody. Is this a bike-related thing, or something else?
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