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Old 03-01-14, 12:46 PM
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#30DaysofBiking

This is the third year I've pledged to ride every day in April.
https://30daysofbiking.com/

All the events are in Minneapolis, and I'm in California, so there really isn't much point in it, except as just for the heck of it.

I commute by bike every day, so it isn't a huge stretch for me, though I did have to do a 1 mile ride to the corner store one day just to keep the streak going.

Are any of you signing on?
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Old 03-01-14, 02:16 PM
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I'd do it but I'm heading out to CO part of the month, and I don't want to stress my family too much. Do trainer hours count?
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Old 03-01-14, 03:18 PM
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It would be a lot easier to ride every day if you're in California. Early April in Minnesota can be pretty raw.
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Old 03-01-14, 04:32 PM
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Interesting... Never heard of this b4, I just may do it... I may have to go out of town in April, if I ride the stationery bike in the hotel's "gym" does that count?
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Originally Posted by dhender02
Interesting... Never heard of this b4, I just may do it... I may have to go out of town in April, if I ride the stationery bike in the hotel's "gym" does that count?
Ok, 30 days in April to get ready for the National Bike Challenge?
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Old 03-04-14, 04:14 PM
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I'm in. Although some days may be pretty weak due to weather and corn planting.
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Old 03-04-14, 07:14 PM
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May perhaps but not April with the way it can snow that month...or in May. Cold spring rains? Brrrrrr.
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Old 03-04-14, 07:22 PM
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I'm in. I did this last year and it really helps to get in the habit of daily riding, if only a mile.
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I'm in, thanks for the heads up and the link, Curtis.

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Old 03-05-14, 04:51 AM
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I totally misread the title. Somehow I was thinking it was 300 days of cycling at first. I would like to try 30 days, but I don't see it happening, unless trainers count. Because of my toe issue, I'm restricting my riding to 48F+ weather. Also, not likely riding in the rain unless caught in it.
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Old 03-05-14, 07:30 AM
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I did the 30 Days of Biking last year and it was fun. Some days my ride was just a couple of turns around the yard, or a test ride of a newly built bike in the back parking lot of the bike shop. I was all set to sign up again this year with a firm commitment to do more real rides and less turns around the yard, but I am going to have some surgery (nothing serious) towards the end of March and riding a bike will be out of the question for a few weeks.
There is always next year though!
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Old 03-06-14, 03:48 PM
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Might be pretty iffy here in Minnesota too. I still have 2' of snow in my yard and I live in a suburb of the twin cities.

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