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Old 12-20-09, 08:43 PM
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Location: Olathe Kansas
Pace: 12-15 mph, Distance- 10-30 miles.
looking to go faster , longer, but mostly longer to start.
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Old 12-20-09, 08:47 PM
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Originally Posted by The Historian View Post
Location: Chester County, PA, Phoenixville area.
Speed: around 10 MPH, occasionally faster.
Distance: Any. My goal is to be in shape for the MS 150 in September - I'm riding the 75 mile leg. Eventually I want to start touring.
Little has changed in the two and a half years since I posted the above. However, I did ride a century and I've taken up touring. But I still like to ride with other posters.
 
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Location: Sharpsburg, GA
Pace: 12-16 mph, Distance- 10-60 miles.

Looking for some riding buddies in the Peachtree City, Newnan, Sharpsburg GA area. I'm training for the Tour de Cure in May so each week I'm trying to increase my distance by 10 miles. My buddy and I plan on riding a 40 mile route next week. If you're interested then let me know. We are both clydes. He's 6'5" and I'm 260 pounds but we do average about 14 to 15 mph on each ride.

Also, if someone knows of a cycling club in this area, I'd love to hear about it.

Thanks!
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Old 04-02-10, 07:53 PM
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Location: Melbourne, FL
Pace: 13-17 MPH
Distance: 15-25 miles

I'd like to find some ride buddies for mutual support and encouragement as we build our endurance, distance and fitness. Maybe an organized "clyde ride" a couple times per month.
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Old 04-02-10, 08:16 PM
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Location: New Port Richey, FL (Northern Tampa area)
Pace: 12-18 MPH
Distance: ~20+ miles

Looking for some similar ability people to ride with regularly on the Suncoast Trail. My brother also rides too, but he's getting lazy. I need some people to keep me motivated. Anyone in the area?
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Old 04-02-10, 08:46 PM
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My Location: Apopka, FL Pace: I'm just getting back into riding and have no idea. I just ride at a comfortable speed..helpful answer eh? Distances: Depends but something around 10 should work. I have a loooong ways to go but I'd loving it! I just hope my Craigslist bike can hold out.
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Old 04-02-10, 09:23 PM
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Location: Southeast Houston, Websterish area
Pace: 16-18
Distance: More than 10, less than 80.
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Old 04-03-10, 05:14 AM
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Porter Texas about 30 miles north of Houston along 59. average 8 mph. also a clyde. like to do 50 to 60 miles (8 to 9 hours on weekend rides) Like to ride in the Coldspring Tx area (some hills) around Lake Livingston

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Old 04-03-10, 05:48 AM
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Location: London ON, N6K 2X9
Pace: 20-25 kph
Distance: 40-70 km

I look forward to seeing my mark on the map in the BARRENS of SW Ontario
I ride for the most part out of the SW part of the city (car free)
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Old 04-05-10, 07:35 AM
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I'm new to the forum and new to *serious* biking.

But you are out there- block by block, mile by mile. Great Job and Welcome

Pace: 12-16, slower with beloved.
Distance: 15-30, aiming for TdC 50, this year and possible century.
Bike Paths, roads, Rails to trails

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Old 07-09-10, 02:21 PM
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My Location: Paulding Co Ga MM20 -> MM45 on the Silver comet.
Pace: 12-15 faster if its a short ride.. slower if I am with a slower rider.
Distances:Med to Long, 15-50

I generally ride on nice Sat AMs leaving around 630-700 (time of year dependent) and riding 20-30 miles, 50 if the weather is mild. Spring and Fall I am not above taking a afternoon off to take a ride.. Just cant deal with 90+ that it gets here..


Ohh.. yea.. and.. Bump..

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Old 05-25-11, 04:01 PM
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I'm new to road riding and my area and looking for riding buddies
My location: North Cobb/Acworth Ga
Pace: 12-15 depends on hills and pace of others
Distances:0-50

I ride every day between 5pm an as late as 8pm weeknights, anytime on weekends
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Old 05-26-11, 08:28 AM
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I don't recall seeing this thread before, what a great idea.

Location: Stow, Ohio
Pace: 10-15 mph (I like to ride but don't care too much about speed)
Distance: 0-50 I'd like to say more, but I have realistic expectations of myself.

I am up for a ride anytime that the weather, my family, or school doesn't get in the way. PM me and we'll set something up.
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Old 05-27-11, 06:19 AM
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This needs to be a sticky.

Location: Leander, TX
Ride: Road or MTB
Pace: 10-17 on the road, 8-10 on the trail
Distance: up to 50

Anytime Saturday or afternoon on Sundays if there are no family plans (weekdays I ride at 5am).
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Old 05-27-11, 06:33 AM
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Location: Indianapolis
Ride: Pavement (can be roads or trails, on road or mountain bikes)
Pace: 12-17
Distance: With a stop or two, up to 40 for now, more later in the season

Schedule can be iffy (as can the weather), but with some notice we can make it work.
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Old 05-27-11, 07:50 AM
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Location: North Chicago burbs
Ride: Road, trails, whatever
Pace: 14-16 mph on the road
Distance: typical training rides are 20-30 miles, can go longer if weather and schedule allows.
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Old 05-27-11, 08:05 AM
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Location ~ Plymouth County Ma.
Ride ~ Road Trails, Whatever I have both a Mountain bike, and a Road bike.
Pace ~ 12 -16 MPH on the Road Bike, a little slower on the mountain bike
Distance ~ Prefer rides from 20 miles to longer. Willing for just about any length rides.
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Old 05-30-11, 08:03 AM
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I'm hoping to get back in the saddle this year after not riding at all last year. I trained for a half marathon last year and shortly afterward suffered a torn meniscus which I had surgery on. So no riding at all last year. After putting some weight back on I know it will feel like starting over in many ways.

Location: Worcester, MA (Wachusett Reservoir is my most common riding area)
Pace: Unsure but I would assume 12-16mph
Distance: I'll be starting off slow with 10-20mi but moving up during the summer
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Old 05-30-11, 09:07 AM
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location: federal way, wa
ride: road, rail trails, gravel path
pace: 10-15 mph
distance: 10-30 miles, depending on weather and time.

my days off right now are sunday and monday
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Location: Stockton, CA 95204
Pace: 12 mph
Distance: 10 miles

Brand new old guy here, and I wanna ride! Anybody else new to the game of bicycling and lives in the surrounding area of 95204/Stockton to include: Galt, Manteca, Modesto, Sacramento..... let's hook up and show me your favorite routes! Here in Stockton, ya gotta ride armed, in a stick-proof vest, know how to "Mad Dog" your potential assailants, and avoid eye contact with the locals...... I'll drive to your location for a little peace from that which has made my home-base, "Worst" as per Forbe's....

Other Central Valley (of California) riders who have posted up include:
"bigbossman" is in San Ramon
"Hardheadmandca" writes from Fresno
"fatdoc" lives in the Republic of Davis

I'm new to this stuff, I have normally spent my time on motorcycles.... it's time to trim up, but I doubt I can keep up with the likes of bigboss, Hardhead, or Doc.....
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Originally Posted by Spartan112 View Post
I'm hoping to get back in the saddle this year after not riding at all last year. I trained for a half marathon last year and shortly afterward suffered a torn meniscus which I had surgery on. So no riding at all last year. After putting some weight back on I know it will feel like starting over in many ways.

Location: Worcester, MA (Wachusett Reservoir is my most common riding area)
Pace: Unsure but I would assume 12-16mph
Distance: I'll be starting off slow with 10-20mi but moving up during the summer
I live in Worcester county (Berlin) and would definitely be up for going on some rides, usually Sundays.

Drop me PM if you'd like.

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Old 06-06-11, 06:59 AM
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You know what would be nifty neat-o? Is if this was a google map so people could go to where they are and see who wants to get together. This wouldn't be the "where are we all" map but the "who wants a ride buddy map".
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Originally Posted by WonderMonkey View Post
You know what would be nifty neat-o? Is if this was a google map so people could go to where they are and see who wants to get together. This wouldn't be the "where are we all" map but the "who wants a ride buddy map".
Plot out a route to Young's Jersey Dairy and I could maybe be pursuaded to drive over for the ride.
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Old 06-06-11, 07:42 AM
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Originally Posted by CraigB View Post
Plot out a route to Young's Jersey Dairy and I could maybe be pursuaded to drive over for the ride.
I would start out in the parking lot and ride 30 feet.

I'd but up for something like that after softball season is over.
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Old 06-06-11, 08:53 AM
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Originally Posted by WonderMonkey View Post
You know what would be nifty neat-o? Is if this was a google map so people could go to where they are and see who wants to get together. This wouldn't be the "where are we all" map but the "who wants a ride buddy map".
I always thought that this was the point of that map.
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