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Hopping up almost 70 stairs on a giant 36" unicycle

Old 07-23-15, 03:05 PM
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Hopping up almost 70 stairs on a giant 36" unicycle

Getting very close to 60, so I wanted to see if I could hop up this long, seemingly endless set of 68 stairs on my unicycle. But instead of using the traditional small, light, 20" wheeled variety, I decided to go all out and try it with my giant touring unicycle with a THREE FOOT wheel diameter! Bulky, heavy and just generally awkward in this situation, I gave it my best shot. My heart rate went into overdrive, and halfway through I was in full anaerobic threshold. The only thing I could compare this with was climbing Fargo street's 33% grade!

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Nicely done! a uni thumbs up.
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Old 07-25-15, 09:04 AM
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Refuse to grow old. Outstanding!

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I just watched the video. The filters at work blocked me. That was incredible!
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The aerobic part I might be able to handle, but the balance part, no way! Very impressive!
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Three years ago a mother-and-daughter unicycle team took part in the annual Neptune Avenue Fourth of July parade in Encinitas. The mother in particular would have been a great advertisement for the health, fitness, and appearance benefits of unicycling.
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