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Old 10-16-13, 02:16 PM
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hills ... lowest gear and bike moves incredibly slow - like about 4mph. plan for the hills, try to rest while riding as you approach the hills, then slowly downshift and slow the bike to a crawl, you'll discover a new way to attack each hill. I used to have a couple killer hills and it took a long time to conquer/master them. and each time I changed bikes/gearing I would have to re-plan the attacks. enjoy this period in your cycling - it is a rich experience
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