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My wife, Nora, approaching her 85th birthday.

Old 05-14-22, 09:37 AM
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My wife, Nora, approaching her 85th birthday.

Nora, in her 85th year, riding the neighborhood with human power.
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Old 05-14-22, 11:31 AM
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Outstanding!
Congratulations to her for her commitment to cycling and a healthy lifestyle.
I'm sure you must be proud.
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Love this!
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Way to go! I hope to be doing as well when I am her age.
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Love them shades! Way to go!!!!!
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You made my day!
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The handlebar decoration quacks me up. Love Ya, Nora! I hope to see a replica picture with myself in it in 15 years.
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wonderful, may God bless you both, for many more years of safe cycling
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I love posts like this. Congrats to you and Nora. Nora's showing older riders like us that it's very possible to keep riding well into our 80s. She's an inspiration to me, and I'm sure to many other riders.
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Made my day!! Congrats.
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Go Nora!! Thanks for sharing Denver. RtR is headed back to Glenwood Springs next month. We sure had a fun few days there, didn’t we?
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Originally Posted by jppe
Go Nora!! Thanks for sharing Denver. RtR is headed back to Glenwood Springs next month. We sure had a fun few days there, didnít we?
For a first try at a 50 plus with folks from all across the country ride, it went pretty well. There were some glitches, but they tend to fade into the past. Some very different personalities to try to accommodate at times.A bunch of us also rode the Santa Fe century for which I have some pictures somewhere.
Thanks for remembering.

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Excellent!

Hope we can all do the same when we get there.
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Doesn’t look 85.
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Originally Posted by gobicycling
Nora, in her 85th year, riding the neighborhood with human power.
Not only human power, but human power at altitude, in thin air.
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Originally Posted by Hondo Gravel
Doesnít look 85.
they are metric years.
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