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Old 04-01-21, 11:38 AM
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Originally Posted by fooferdoggie View Post
20% + grade road. in a really rich area with some really impressive houses.
Kind of a cruel place for a stop
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Old 04-01-21, 11:44 AM
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(...) By the way, plug street is an English corruption of Ploegsteert, a small village on the Belgian linguistic frontier (...)
Thank you for the explanation. I was watching the race last Sunday and while I got the connection to WW I and the strade bianche, I was wondering about the name.

(BTW, I loved to see Marianne Vos win the ladies' version. Nice to see that even L'Eroica participants can win a real race every now and then. )
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Old 04-01-21, 12:41 PM
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Originally Posted by non-fixie View Post
(BTW, I loved to see Marianne Vos win the ladies' version. Nice to see that even L'Eroica participants can win a real race every now and then. )
She's a goddess in angels disguise! On a Giant Peloton! Ha ha, great on both accounts indeed.
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Old 04-01-21, 05:51 PM
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Originally Posted by droppedandlost View Post
Kind of a cruel place for a stop
yep. but in Oregon you don't have to fully stop at a stop sign and I go up so slow its close enough.
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Old 04-01-21, 07:27 PM
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Just a nice quiet corner.

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Old 04-11-21, 07:15 PM
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Franklin Rd out in Boyertown

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Old 04-11-21, 07:17 PM
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Originally Posted by droppedandlost View Post
Kind of a cruel place for a stop
I'd have to stop here and collect my courage for this hill to make. Better to stop and get a good rest than to walk your bike.
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Old 04-12-21, 09:40 AM
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I'd have to stop here and collect my courage for this hill to make. Better to stop and get a good rest than to walk your bike.
Like it! Where was this?
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Old 04-12-21, 10:46 PM
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2 or 3 km from my house. Nice ride.
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Old 04-29-21, 09:10 AM
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Springtime in Central Washington. Wildflowers on the hillside and a constant headwind as I ride highway 10 west to the town of Cle Elum.
Thorp Loop 4 by Matthew Pendergast, on Flickr
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Old 05-03-21, 09:22 AM
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Old 05-03-21, 09:44 AM
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Thomas gets credit for this photo. At the top of Rainy Pass looking southeast.
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Old 06-10-21, 01:59 AM
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France opened up its borders so I took the Koga and headed south for a day trip that was supposed to happen on the second Sunday of April. Empty roads only.









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Somewhere in Western Australia...
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Old 06-10-21, 04:29 AM
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Originally Posted by Soody View Post
some hill tops in nz

Where is that first photo?? Looks like a surreal place to ride
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Rail trail in Pennsylvania.

Wrightsville bridge. Near where they burned the bridge during the civil war.
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Old 06-11-21, 10:29 AM
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Where is that first photo?? Looks like a surreal place to ride
Dansey's Pass. Fantastic riding if you're round that way. Imo one of the best routes in the South Island.
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Old 06-12-21, 10:44 PM
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Beautiful shots!
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Natchez Trace Parkway, Tennessee.
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Along side of Canada #1 highway, near my summer cottage and fifteen miles from the town of Red Rock...
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A cool little connector/shortcut I take to avoid the busy Preston-Fall City road when I drop into the lower valley from Lake Alice.
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Old 06-16-21, 07:41 PM
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Lake Creek Trail, connecting Camp Sherman and Suttle Lake, central Oregon:

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Bainbridge Island, Washington

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