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August 2019 100 Miles/Kilometers Thread...Summer Is In Full Swing!

Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

August 2019 100 Miles/Kilometers Thread...Summer Is In Full Swing!

Old 08-14-19, 06:13 PM
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August Goal: 300 miles

August 1 - 20.3 miles
August 2 - 8.3 miles
August 3 - 18.3 miles - Dog 1, Squirrel 0, Rider -1
August 7 - 11.1 miles
August 8 - 18.1 miles
August 9 - 12.6 miles
August 10 - 18.4 miles
August 11 - 12.5 miles
August 14 - 7.2 miles
August 15 - 15.9 miles

August to date: 142.7 miles

2019 to date: 1112.5 miles

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Old 08-15-19, 08:18 AM
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08/01 - 25.8 miles
08/02 - 30.2 miles
08/03 - 34.1 miles
08/04 - 41.3 miles
08/05 - 23.4 miles
08/06 - 29.6 miles
08/07 - 24.6 miles
08/08 - 28.4 miles
08/09 - 28.7 miles
08/10 - 13.2 miles
08/11 - 56.4 miles
08/12 - 46.1 miles
08/13 - 46.4 miles
08/14 - 28.8 miles
08/15 - 30.7 miles

MTD: 487.5 miles
GOAL: 1,000 miles
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Old 08-15-19, 09:35 PM
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8-1 4.8
8-2 6.2
8-3 7.0
8-4 3.6
8-5 7.0
8-6 2.1
8-7 10.8
8-8 6.2
8-9 5.2
8-10 6.2
8-11 3.1.
8-12 8.8.
8-13 5.1
8-14 11.2
8-15 5.6 Total 92.9
Got a late start , short neighborhood ride around 11 , hot but the humidity wasn’t as bad today . Only need 7.1 more to reach my goal of 100 miles this month . Going to try and knock it out tomorrow .

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Old 08-16-19, 07:14 AM
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08/01 - 25.8 miles
08/02 - 30.2 miles
08/03 - 34.1 miles
08/04 - 41.3 miles
08/05 - 23.4 miles
08/06 - 29.6 miles
08/07 - 24.6 miles
08/08 - 28.4 miles
08/09 - 28.7 miles
08/10 - 13.2 miles
08/11 - 56.4 miles
08/12 - 46.1 miles
08/13 - 46.4 miles
08/14 - 28.8 miles
08/15 - 30.7 miles
08/16 -28.6 miles

MTD: 516 miles
GOAL: 1,000 miles
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Old 08-16-19, 07:18 AM
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August Goal 200

08/01 10.1
08/02 5.47
08/03 4.96
08/04 7.10
08/06 18.49 (My longest ride yet! )
08/07 5.44 (Fitness pace, for me, 12.4 mph avg,)
08/07 4.73 (Easy Father/Daughter Ride)
08/08 7.15 (Greenway Group Ride. Nice and Easy)
08/09 8.59
08/11 6.12
08/11 2.13 (Riding a greenway near a concert we were attending. Too peoplely to get in much ride.)
08/12 10.68 (Bicentennial Greenway, with a couple really nasty hills)
08/13 7.07 (Greenway ride and I broke a spoke. Damn.)
08/15 7.30 (Spinning as spoke not yet fixed.)

MTD 105.4
YTD 540

Picked up my bike yesterday afternoon and the spoke was fixed. When I got the bike home the tire was flat. The presta valve cap and nut was missing. I am not a happy cyclist. A conversation with my Trek store will occur later today. Ugggh!
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Old 08-16-19, 10:32 AM
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8-1 4.8
8-2 6.2
8-3 7.0
8-4 3.6
8-5 7.0
8-6 2.1
8-7 10.8
8-8 6.2
8-9 5.2
8-10 6.2
8-11 3.1.
8-12 8.8.
8-13 5.1
8-14 11.2
8-15 5.6
8-16 9.1 total 102 ! Reached my goal just half way through the month .
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Old 08-17-19, 10:55 AM
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August Goal: 300 miles

August 1 - 20.3 miles
August 2 - 8.3 miles
August 3 - 18.3 miles - Dog 1, Squirrel 0, Rider -1
August 7 - 11.1 miles
August 8 - 18.1 miles
August 9 - 12.6 miles
August 10 - 18.4 miles
August 11 - 12.5 miles
August 14 - 7.2 miles
August 15 - 15.9 miles
August 16 - 8.2 miles

Heat, humidity and health issues kicking my butt! Got to get past them...

August to date: 150.9 miles

2019 to date: 1120.7 miles
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