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5.88%
1-2 hours
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29.41%
2-3 hours
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17.65%
3> hours
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how far would you drive?

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Old 06-04-04, 08:38 PM
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How far would you drive for a race? seems like the only races free by me are 1-3 hours away.

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Old 06-05-04, 12:59 PM
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The bottom option states "less than" 3 hours, which is all choices above it. Might want to modify it to be 3< ... in any event i'd drive across country if I thought it'd be worth while ... but I love to drive.
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haha...my record is boston to where ever the hell penn state is
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man, I'm slipping, it was supposed to be 3+ hours... i was tired... i guess
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Old 06-05-04, 08:30 PM
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Heck..I often am too impatient to drive to a local bike club meet, when I can just hop on the bike meet up with local friends and get in 15 miles before I would be at a bike club start point..
To me, much of the use of my bikes is not to use a car.
But , special events for some nifty ride, I might consider driving up to 12 hours, if the event warrants such a committment.
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I'm driving 4 hours tomorrow. Thats about my max but this should be a really good race. 60 miles and over 5k climbing. It's the NC/SC state championships. There is nothing around where I live so if I want to race I have to drive
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I think i probably speek for everyone.....I'd fly to france to see le tour
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If the sponsors take your time, guess every bike ride is sort of a race..I often go far away for some kind of ride/tour, not necessarily a race.... Does it count if you put your bike on a plane.
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Not so much how far. Kind of but how long it I have to drive. I will not spend 3 hours driving to race. 2 and a halft hour is top for me.

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How far would you drive for a race? seems like the only races free by me are 1-3 hours away.
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