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What do old people ride, lets see your bike[s]


Old 06-08-18, 09:52 PM
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My latest..... a nice little Jan De Reus:

I've also made some changes to the Serotta CSI, mostly just upgrading to a modern wheelset and modifying an 8 speed cassette to fit the new wheel.

Then this week I've also rotated in the old Bob Jackson that is now sporting a nice Veloflex tubular setup.

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Cannondale Raven (craigslist find couple weeks ago) and the Raleigh Talus 29 I bought new in 2012 after my stents were in..
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1978 Trek TX 900

Just took my 1978 Trek TX 900 out for a 28 mile ride on my favorite local bike trail, the Neal Smith trail. It has good shade, good water views, and some decent rollers. It is a very pretty trail that gets a ridiculously low amount of usage.


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Iím 63. An ex cat3 3 rider, dirt and street motorcyclist. Been down many times. Broken multiple bones. In deference to the damages done, sold my hard tail and went full suspension this week. Wow, what a difference!
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