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Forum: Southeast 07-26-16, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4,397
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Posted By lookinUp
You will love riding a trike. I bought a less...

You will love riding a trike. I bought a less expensive trike for the same reason - wasn't sure I'd stick with it. Sold it and bought the 559 within four months. I ride almost every day - around 20...
Forum: Recumbent 07-25-16, 09:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By lookinUp
Retro Grouch - I just purchased a Catrike 5.5.9....

Retro Grouch - I just purchased a Catrike 5.5.9. and absolutely love it. I ride on roads around my community and am interested in finding a spinner to add to my flag. What are you using and where did...
Forum: Recumbent 07-23-16, 10:57 AM
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Posted By lookinUp
Disregard my previous post about the TerraTrike...

Disregard my previous post about the TerraTrike Rambler - I put it up for sale and bought a Catrike 5.5.9. What a difference - in ride, quality and speed. Should have done this in the first place....
Forum: Southeast 07-23-16, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4,397
Views: 265,965
Posted By lookinUp
Upgraded my TerraTrike Rambler to a Catrike...

Upgraded my TerraTrike Rambler to a Catrike 5.5.9. the difference is amazing. It's lower, faster and very cool looking. I thought I would miss riding my Madone a lot, but truth is, the recumbent...
Forum: Southeast 07-23-16, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By lookinUp
Check out Gainesville Cycling Clubs 'Horse Farm...

Check out Gainesville Cycling Clubs 'Horse Farm Hundred'. It's a great ride around the beautiful horse farms north of Ocala. Various distances from around 25 miles to 100 miles. The day before, is...
Forum: Southeast 06-19-16, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4,397
Views: 265,965
Posted By lookinUp
I went down to Inverness and then rode to the...

I went down to Inverness and then rode to the Istachatta Post Office and back - 28 miles. Longest ride I've had on the trike. Took three hours -- I may go back to the DF < LOL > which would have been...
Forum: Southeast 06-17-16, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4,397
Views: 265,965
Posted By lookinUp
Ron, Glad to hear you're back on the bike....

Ron,

Glad to hear you're back on the bike. You were a brave man to venture out this morning. I got dressed to go for a ride, had breakfast and then checked the radar. Didn't look very good, but I...
Forum: Recumbent 06-07-16, 09:30 AM
Replies: 917
Views: 279,630
Posted By lookinUp
My TerraTrike Rambler at the Withlacoochee Trail...

My TerraTrike Rambler at the Withlacoochee Trail near Inverness, FL.

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Forum: Recumbent 04-02-16, 08:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,868
Posted By lookinUp
Thanks for the replies. Sounds like I'm worrying...

Thanks for the replies. Sounds like I'm worrying nothing. I'll keep the Halt handy and yell my usual "Go HOME" in my loudest voice.
Forum: Recumbent 04-01-16, 03:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,868
Posted By lookinUp
Trikes and dogs

I've finally given up my DF and am riding a TerraTrike Rambler. Like it a lot. Am riding on country roads a bit and although I've had many encounters over the years with dogs, I've been 'up in the...
Forum: Southeast 06-14-15, 08:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,002
Posted By lookinUp
Ocala Bicycle Center has regular rides in the...

Ocala Bicycle Center has regular rides in the evening. Give Carrie or Dan a call. There is terrific riding north of US 27. CR225 and 225A north to Flemington. If you don't mind the drive, go up to...
Forum: Southeast 03-25-15, 07:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 942
Posted By lookinUp
Ocala Bicycle Center has road rides every week as...

Ocala Bicycle Center has road rides every week as do some of the other bike shops. Check with Dan or Carrie at Ocala Bicycle Center and they can give you days and times. Gainesville Cycling Club has...
Forum: Southeast 03-17-15, 11:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 926
Posted By lookinUp
Thanks, Les. I'm up to about ten miles but...

Thanks, Les.

I'm up to about ten miles but still pretty slow. Of course, I've never been real fast, but I can last a long time. Looking forward to getting back to 'normal' - whatever that is. See...
Forum: Southeast 03-13-15, 05:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 926
Posted By lookinUp
Hey Ron, I usually do this ride, but not this...

Hey Ron, I usually do this ride, but not this year. Have had a bout the last six months with a little health issue. Am off chemo finally and starting to ride again, so I do have an excuse and I'm not...
Forum: Southeast 10-02-14, 09:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 934
Posted By lookinUp
Beautiful bike!!! Enjoy.

Beautiful bike!!! Enjoy.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 09-24-14, 02:25 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 33,263
Posted By lookinUp
Taken a few weeks ago on my 74th birthday after a...

Taken a few weeks ago on my 74th birthday after a 20+ mile ride. Thanks, RON - saw your 'old fart' jersey and just had to get one.

http://www.bdgconsulting.com/bdayRide2.jpg
Forum: Southeast 09-13-14, 07:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,601
Posted By lookinUp
Great news, Ron. Hope you are feeling better....

Great news, Ron. Hope you are feeling better. Enjoy your shopping spree.
Forum: Southeast 09-03-14, 10:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,601
Posted By lookinUp
Ron - so sorry that happened. Glad you are OK -...

Ron - so sorry that happened. Glad you are OK - except for the face plant. Was it your new bike? Hope your recovery goes well and if you want a slow ride when you're ready to get back into it, give...
Forum: Southeast 07-05-14, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4,397
Views: 265,965
Posted By lookinUp
John, Fun videos (looked at them all) to...

John,

Fun videos (looked at them all) to watch. I was long-gone on the uphill from the campground at Meyersdale to the GAP by the time you took the video. Actually, I was the third person into...
Forum: Touring 07-04-14, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By lookinUp
Enjoyed your blog/pix. I was also on that ride.

Enjoyed your blog/pix. I was also on that ride.
Forum: Southeast 07-01-14, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4,397
Views: 265,965
Posted By lookinUp
Uphill for 175 miles through crushed limestone...

Uphill for 175 miles through crushed limestone that was thick and felt like sand at times. It was hard (for me - being old and overweight) but others flew by me without difficulty.
Forum: Southeast 07-01-14, 07:39 AM
Replies: 4,397
Views: 265,965
Posted By lookinUp
Just finished up a 191 mile ride from Weirton, WV...

Just finished up a 191 mile ride from Weirton, WV to Cumberland, MD on the Panhandle, Montour and GAP trails with the Rails to Trails Greenway Sojourn. Uphill all the way except for a nice 25 mile...
Forum: Touring 06-12-14, 12:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,576
Posted By lookinUp
OMG, I've highjacked your thread. My sincere...

OMG, I've highjacked your thread. My sincere apologies! I'll go quietly to my room and ponder my transgression. Get a life, Spinnaker!
Forum: Touring 06-11-14, 04:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,576
Posted By lookinUp
Thanks, but if you won't help me on this thread,...

Thanks, but if you won't help me on this thread, I'll pass on your map.
Forum: Touring 06-11-14, 03:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,576
Posted By lookinUp
We will be riding the Montour trail in two weeks...

We will be riding the Montour trail in two weeks with the Rails to Trails Sojourn ride and will be riding through Glassport and McKeesport. Wondering how bad the traffic is through these two towns,...
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