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I road at the front...

Old 06-15-10, 11:51 AM
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I road at the front...

...and it opened up a whole new world of racing to me.

This past weekend was the first crit where I fought to stay at the front the whole time and not only was it way easier, but it allowed me to actually "play the game". There ended up being a crash in the final laps that I got caught up in, but, had I not crashed, I know I would have gotten an awesome result.

On Sunday, I get my revenge.
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Old 06-15-10, 12:01 PM
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Congrats dude! It feels great to actually impact the race, doesn't it? Tear it up on Sunday.
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Old 06-15-10, 12:53 PM
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Rode.
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Originally Posted by hammy56 View Post
Rode.
I rode on a road while I rode at the front.
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Old 06-15-10, 01:04 PM
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Riding at the front too long affects the brain cells that control spelling and grammar
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Old 06-15-10, 01:05 PM
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You sure did.
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Old 06-15-10, 01:07 PM
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Originally Posted by El Diablo Rojo View Post
I rode on a road while I rode at the front.
Yes, I'm sure you did ride while riding.
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Old 06-15-10, 01:18 PM
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Originally Posted by GeorgePaul View Post
Yes, I'm sure you did ride while riding.
Yes, it was a long road I was riding on while I rode at the front on a road.
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Old 06-15-10, 01:22 PM
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After sailing near Rhodes it's best to dry your anchor rode on the road.
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Old 06-15-10, 01:25 PM
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Old 06-15-10, 01:45 PM
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You rote about your writing the bike you road.
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Old 06-15-10, 01:57 PM
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Good job. Rote learning is necessary to get better at riding rigorous road routes.
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Old 06-15-10, 02:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Grumpy McTrumpy View Post
You rote about your writing the bike you road.
Color me confused.
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Originally Posted by ridethecliche View Post
Color me confused.
I completely understand. Grumpy screwed up. He wrote "You" instead of "Ewe" as his first word and also later in the sentence. Then he wrote "your" instead of either "you're" or "yore". Jeez.
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Originally Posted by ridethecliche View Post
Color me confused.
you forgot to add Dawg after confused...now I'm confused
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Old 06-15-10, 06:35 PM
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Wow....

I post to share some success I had and the only thing people can see is my poor grammar. Sad day.
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Old 06-15-10, 09:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Hammonjj View Post
Wow....

I post to share some success I had and the only thing people can see is my poor grammar. Sad day.
No, just a typical day.
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Originally Posted by Hammonjj View Post
Wow....

I post to share some success I had and the only thing people can see is my poor grammar. Sad day.
First reply.
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Old 06-15-10, 09:33 PM
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selective attention fallacy
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Old 06-15-10, 09:57 PM
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First reply.
We figured that was enough..now time to give the op a bad time...how the op handles bad time will determine op's future.
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Old 06-15-10, 09:59 PM
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I'd say it's more of an issue of having the ability to laugh at yourself.
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