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Old 10-26-10, 03:38 AM
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Originally Posted by TurbineBlade View Post
You'll never get an honest answer here.

So, take their "pace" speed and subtract it by 1-2 mph. Take their "recovery ride" speed and add 1-2 mph to get their normal pace. If they seem to REALLY overestimate their own ability (common in roadies -- particularly dudes) maybe subtract 3-4 mph from the former.

Actually ... what they do is to have their computers set on kilometres and think they've got it set on miles. So they're crusing along with the number 30 on their computer screen, and they think they are riding along at 30 mph, when they are really riding at 30 km/h.
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