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  1. Thread: Where are we?

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    Sticky: Now in Carterville, IL and not Belleville, IL

    Now in Carterville, IL and not Belleville, IL
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    I was watching the Bears game and saw it too. lol

    I was watching the Bears game and saw it too. lol
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    I doubt the CENTURY Ride has that big of an...

    I doubt the CENTURY Ride has that big of an inferiority complex that it can't handle talk of a Metric Century. In fact, I bet the Century Ride probably doesn't even feel the need to overcompensate...
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    Congrats and nice find. Good luck on the ride....

    Congrats and nice find. Good luck on the ride. Also sounds like you have a pretty good LBS there.
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    Same for me except the dSLR goes in the rack...

    Same for me except the dSLR goes in the rack trunk. I too have been looking for a bar bag. There is one kind out there that if fairly good size and mounts with a bracket. I forget which brand right...
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    Awesome colors. I just love this time of year.

    Awesome colors. I just love this time of year.
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    Man, it sure sounded like you were up here for a...

    Man, it sure sounded like you were up here for a weekend ride with that first description of the path. Maybe all the paths around the Mississippi are a little creepy. lol

    And I had no idea geese...
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    Geese! That is pretty funny! lol Did you take...

    Geese! That is pretty funny! lol

    Did you take the Old Chain of Rocks across the river? If so, I know the canal path you are talking about and it is a little creepy down there as you head to the...
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    Cool photos! My reduced photo opportunities would...

    Cool photos! My reduced photo opportunities would be a big reason I would miss cycling. The ground I cover at 12 miles an hour cycling is more than I can cover at 2 miles per hour walking. And the...
  10. Thread: Come on winter

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    Fall is the best. It's pretty and cool and not...

    Fall is the best. It's pretty and cool and not too many people around.
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    BTW: I'd jump on that deal for sure. I may end up...

    BTW: I'd jump on that deal for sure. I may end up getting that era bike again and slapping a pair of fatboys on it again instead of buying a flat bar road bike.
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    I had a Specialized StreetStomper...which was a...

    I had a Specialized StreetStomper...which was a class down from the Hardrock (or maybe RockHopper as I don;t know when the Hardrock first came out), I think. Almost a hybrid type bike for that era...
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    Yeah, I would prefer the uphill and windy on the...

    Yeah, I would prefer the uphill and windy on the way out. I usually have no choice and end up with the opposite. lol
  14. Thread: My new ride

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    Nice ride! As has been said...gloves, relaxed...

    Nice ride! As has been said...gloves, relaxed grip and change hand positions helps with flat bars. Bar ends are very nice because they also get the wrist in a different position too.

    Before I got...
  15. Thread: Watch For Bikes

    by Stujoe
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    Instead of saying 'Watch For Bikes', it should...

    Instead of saying 'Watch For Bikes', it should say "Watch For Big Huge Sign In The Bike Lane'.

    There is a website around that has terrible bike path designs, etc on it. That photo should be one of...
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    lol That is what I thought. Hitting the vehicle...

    lol That is what I thought. Hitting the vehicle is going to stop you plenty fast.

    I am no expert but my thought is to do whatever I need to do to slow down as much as possible without going down....
  17. Thread: Bike police

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    My brother, an avid biker, used to volunteer for...

    My brother, an avid biker, used to volunteer for it. It was more of a community involvement thing. This was back in the late 80ies/early 90ies. He gave it up after he got interested in special...
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    6'1 and about 270 here with only a 20 mile round...

    6'1 and about 270 here with only a 20 mile round trip.

    People commute on just about anything. What kind of riding surface you have to take can have an effect on what might be better (bike path,...
  19. Thread: Enough drink?

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    It so much depends upon how hot/humid it is and...

    It so much depends upon how hot/humid it is and how hard you are exerting/sweating and how hydrated you were before you started. I sweat a lot so I tend to drink a lot. I also tend to be more...
  20. Thread: What a headache

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    I know it is overkill, they are expensive, they...

    I know it is overkill, they are expensive, they are heavy and affect overall performance and some comfort but I have Specialized Armadillos and I have not had a flat yet (knock on kevlar) in over...
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    I probably wouldn't even stop and go back on a...

    I probably wouldn't even stop and go back on a road unless there was no traffic. If it was on the side of the road, yeah, but in the middle...not unless there is no traffic anywhere near.
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    I haven't even tried it again since the last...

    I haven't even tried it again since the last post. I think I am built for a flat bar. I may end up getting a Specialized Sirrus next spring. At least that is what I am currently enamored with. lol
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  23. Thread: ooof!

    by Stujoe
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    That photo begs for a "You're Doing It Wrong!" lol

    That photo begs for a "You're Doing It Wrong!" lol
  24. "The Sedentary Society - How Does That Get...

    "The Sedentary Society - How Does That Get Changed?"

    $10 a gallon gas? lol $4 a gallon gas seemed to get more people out and about on foot or bike in this town.
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    I was there on a business trip last year and I...

    I was there on a business trip last year and I saw a lot of bike riders. I was pretty impressed.
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