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    Free Austin Hill Ride

    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
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    I've always wanted to do that one... not this year. Bring low gears!
    "have fun and be kind"
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    Good luck to all, I think I would die.
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    Haven't decided if I'm doing it or not. If I do, I'll probably do the first hill or two, then declare victory.

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    I'm cramping up just reading about it.

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    Irene is going.
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
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    Motherfreakingpussbucket.

    Had I known about this, I would have done it without even thinking twice.



    Is there a mailing list or something so this travesty doesn't happen again next year?

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    I had planned to go but came down with the pork flu.

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    I decided I'm in for the first loop. I'll be the slow overweight middle aged guy on a Ti Motobecane :-)
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    Quote Originally Posted by H-Bear View Post
    Motherfreakingpussbucket.

    Had I known about this, I would have done it without even thinking twice.



    Is there a mailing list or something so this travesty doesn't happen again next year?
    http://sports.groups.yahoo.com/group/tourdashugel/
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    That ride looks like death! terrifying.. just a horror show! i could see 50 miles or less but 100....lol
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    Irene : Back from Tour Das Hugel! I was in the saddle for 10hrs and completed 91 miles. In reality, it was impossible to stay in the saddle for nonstop 20% grade climbs. Im proud to say I only walked my bike up a climb once...it was 26% grade! Who knew Austin was the F#^&ing hilly!
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    Quote Originally Posted by 10 Wheels View Post
    Who knew Austin was the F#^&ing hilly!
    According to this guy from Pittsburgh who visited Austin, Austin is basically completely flat. (his exact words.)

    (Yes, I did add some choice comments, and mentioned this very ride ...)

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    Tour Das Hugel 13,000 feet of climbing.
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
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    Congrats on your 91 miles. I did the first loop because I had family stuff to do. How did you like the High Road?
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    I was posting info from a friend (Irene) that rode the 91 miles.
    What you see is all she wrote on another site.
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGukLuXzH1E

    Set F1re To The Ra1n ( NY Night Rain Ride)
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