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Old 04-19-16, 02:15 PM
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Originally Posted by caloso View Post
A time honored method of becoming a stronger rider is to ride with stronger riders. Keep going out for rides with your friend and stop looking at numbers until next winter.
And also consider hooking up with a local club. Try some of their beginner's group rides to start and move on from there.
Originally Posted by Heathpack View Post
Amateur bike racing is just a fun thing, as far as I know, there's no penalty for not winning.
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