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  1. Yeah, this pretty much describes the situation. ...

    Yeah, this pretty much describes the situation. We were only in the bike shop to begin with because Phil wanted to bring his custom-made (although not custom made for him) bike that he had found on...
  2. Black wallnut got it right: I'll be doing the RAW...

    Black wallnut got it right: I'll be doing the RAW ride, anticlockwise through the Olympic Peninsula.

    Thanks for the info!
  3. How can you find out whether you're tandem material -- before buying?

    My husband and I both enjoy riding. He can manage a lot more speed than I can, but we'll both do 40 miles on a nice day and 60-100 mile days for charity rides. We've joked for many years that we...
  4. How wide an area are the wildfires in Washington impacting?

    I'll be in Washington next week for a long-anticipated bike tour. As I understand things, wildfires have led to closures of some major roads in the north-central part of the state -- and the...
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    Was on a business trip to Sacramento back in...

    Was on a business trip to Sacramento back in October; brought my bike with me so I could ride along the American River Trail:
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  6. Congratulations to both you AND the bike for...

    Congratulations to both you AND the bike for perseverance! I'm sure that when you started your transformation there were many people who couldn't see you riding ANY bike 6000 miles.
  7. Here's how my husband set up his saddle to avoid...

    Here's how my husband set up his saddle to avoid pressure:
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    Check the angle of the saddle...
  8. Nice to see the problem mentioned in a "general...

    Nice to see the problem mentioned in a "general audience" publication, instead of just in cycling magazines.
  9. Thread: Clyde No Mo

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    Congrats!

    Congrats!
  10. I rode the P'tit Train du Nord a few years ago as...

    I rode the P'tit Train du Nord a few years ago as part of a long ride from Vermont into Quebec and back. I went self-supported, but encountered many happy people using the baggage transport...
  11. Current status of Delaware and Raritan (D&R) canal?

    Hoping to have a weekend trip in north/central Jersey visiting friends. When they come here to Philly, we take them my 13-year-old godson for a ride on the Schuylkill River Trail. Now my godson has...
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    How about the P'tit Tren du Nord outside of...

    How about the P'tit Tren du Nord outside of Montreal? There's a shuttle to take you to the far end of the rail trail, and luggage service can be arranged.
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    As I mentioned in the original post, I've done...

    As I mentioned in the original post, I've done that. I can't tell from standing around in the LBS how they'll feel on a ride; but they didn't feel all that great at the store. Hence, this thread.
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    OK, here's the closest picture I can find to help...

    OK, here's the closest picture I can find to help show folks what I'm concerned about. It's not the double layer of fabric that bothers me -- I wear long johns under jeans, for example, in cold...
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    Alternatives to leg warmers?

    I like and do most of my riding in the US mid-Atlantic region. It's humid here, and there isn't that much variation between daytime and nighttime temperatures. If it's hot, I wear riding shorts; if...
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    Thanks, all! I am very much looking forward to...

    Thanks, all! I am very much looking forward to this!
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    Ride Around Washington?

    Anyone planning on the Ride Around Washington in early August? I'm from New Jersey, I've never been to Washington, and I'd be interested in finding out a bit more about what I'm getting into.
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    One of the folks who zooms past me on the bike...

    One of the folks who zooms past me on the bike path has ONYRLFT as a car license plate
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    vultch v. to hover nearby while waiting for...

    vultch v. to hover nearby while waiting for someone else to complete a signaled action. (Backformation from vulture)

    "I am sick and tired of being vultched in parking lots at Christmastime! The...
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    Best wishes, Tom.

    Best wishes, Tom.
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    Good routes near Stuart, FL?

    I'll be visiting Stuart, FL for a few days in mid-February. Can anyone recommend some good bike routes for a northerner eager for sunshine?
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    Agreed. There's a risk of death associated with...

    Agreed. There's a risk of death associated with any surgery, and it's higher for something like a gastric bypass than it is for something like an appendectomy. But you need to compare that against...
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    (Disclosure: I've had the lap-band style...

    (Disclosure: I've had the lap-band style surgery.)

    I'd certainly suggest changing physical activity and food intake first. For some people, that can be Weight Watchers, or getting help from a...
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    Exactly. Just knowing that a bike is made of...

    Exactly. Just knowing that a bike is made of titanium might not be enough to know how whippy it is.
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    I don't want to gain weight; and I want to do 3...

    I don't want to gain weight; and I want to do 3 full-length push-ups in a row. ("Full-length" = "not from the knees".)

    I'm trying to decide on my bike tour for the year; waiting to see what Cycle...
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