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    I did a charity ride of 25 miles today. There...

    I did a charity ride of 25 miles today. There was a headwind on the return leg but I still beat last years time by 8'34". I might not have lost any weight since then but my legs are buffer.
  2. Buy some rain gear. I ride most of the year on...

    Buy some rain gear. I ride most of the year on the coast.
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    I'm hoping to get 400 miles in by the end of the...

    I'm hoping to get 400 miles in by the end of the month. Heck I might lucky and lose a couple of pounds while I am at it.
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    On Sunday I rode in the Salem Bicycle Club's...

    On Sunday I rode in the Salem Bicycle Club's Monster Cookie Metric Century. The weather was abysmal. Over 900 riders opted out and I saw many riders calling for rides at the turn around point. I...
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    I'm 65 and here on the Oregon coast when the...

    I'm 65 and here on the Oregon coast when the temps are 60 or below it takes me a couple of miles. More if it is higher humidity, as it is about to rain.
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    Garmin road rash

    I crashed today and my Garmin Edge 705 suffered some serious road rash. The unit still works but I sure like to be able to replace the case and screen.

    Does anyone know if Garmin offers that...
  7. I finished the month with 22 rides, 9,269' of...

    I finished the month with 22 rides, 9,269' of climbing and 408 miles of wonderful riding. Except for the last mile, I hit a speed bump wrong and crashed. Yes I have road rash but worse is the road...
  8. I now have 20 rides for the month and 377 miles....

    I now have 20 rides for the month and 377 miles.

    Yesterday I scored one for the old guys. I caught and passed two twenty something guys on a cat 4 hill. Can you imagine how demoralizing it was...
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    I have a spreadsheet that I've created for Excel...

    I have a spreadsheet that I've created for Excel that tracks other workouts as well. I'd be more than happy to share it if you send me a message and your return email address.
  10. I'm 65 and at the beginning of the month I...

    I'm 65 and at the beginning of the month I weighed 212 and this morning I hit 207. So far I've ridden 240 miles this month.

    I'm fortunate enough to be in Hemet California for the month and the...
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    How to carry Garmin Edge 705 for running.

    I have a Garmin Edge 705 and love it. I'm starting to run a couple of days a week and would like to be able to use the 705 to keep track of my time, distance and route until I can afford a true...
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    I got a grea deal on a used Garmin Edge 705 on...

    I got a grea deal on a used Garmin Edge 705 on Ebay. Check that out. I am more than pleased.
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    Bravo Zulu!!!!! (Well Done)

    Bravo Zulu!!!!! (Well Done)
  14. Thread: Repair Stand

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    The problem with the internal seat tube clamp is...

    The problem with the internal seat tube clamp is that on my bike the top tube and seat tube are not round. The seat tube is a tear drop oval and the top tube is something akin to a flattened oval.
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    Thanks to all for the information.

    Thanks to all for the information.
  16. Thread: Pub 51

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    Sticky: After the Monster Cookie Metric Century this last...

    After the Monster Cookie Metric Century this last Sunday, I celebrated with a cigar and a single malt scotch on the rocks!
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    Repair Stand

    I have a 2011 Giant Defy Advanced Composite and I'd like to get a stand to use to make it easier to clean my bike. I've heard that you need special clamps on a carbon frame. Is that true? What are...
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    I rode this yesterday and I agree that it was...

    I rode this yesterday and I agree that it was very well organized. A big plus was the Monster chocolate chip cookie at the end. :)
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    It is a quick release mount but as you know you...

    It is a quick release mount but as you know you have to push down on the release lever and that is the part that broke.
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    Garmin 705 Mount

    I have a Garmin Edge 705 and today I broke my 4th mount while taking the unit off the bike after today's ride. I'd like to be ale to convert the current mounting system to the newer 1/4 turn mounts...
  21. I have Rolf Prima wheels on my road bike and I...

    I have Rolf Prima wheels on my road bike and I couldn't be happier. They are very strong and light and per the link they make wheels for cyclocross bikes as well.
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    This early in the season I think I'd only do the...

    This early in the season I think I'd only do the 100K. What do you plan on doing?
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    Well, I should have checked with my "final...

    Well, I should have checked with my "final decision" befoe I announced that I would ride the tour de fronds. The 15th of June is her dsd's 90th birthday so that is out this year.

    The chromium...
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    I live in Coos County where much of this takes...

    I live in Coos County where much of this takes place and I've never heard of it. Thanks for the lead, I'll definately do the Powers to Glendale ride.
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    Rides in Southern Oregon

    Other than the "Ride the Rogue" in September, does anyone know of any organized rides in the Grants Pass/Medford area of Oregon?
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