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Old 06-14-06, 10:29 PM
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Originally Posted by ken cummings
+1 Machka. Years ago I read of a guy touring (bag and all) through Texas who met up with a racing team and asked to ride with them. Sneering, they said,"We are a top racing team and we don't want you getting in the way and interferring with our riding." "OK, where are you headed in your ride?" On hearing where he said, "Race you there" and took off. With a full rotating paceline they never caught him. He had won RAAM the year before and was in training for the next one.
No offense, but sounds like an urban legend, or the racing club was full a bunch of weekend warriors.
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