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Old 01-23-21, 01:35 PM
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Me and my way overkill gravel bike.
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Old 01-25-21, 09:00 PM
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Old 01-29-21, 09:45 AM
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Now, during this pandemic, I've never looked better. The mask helps.
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Old 02-02-21, 10:13 AM
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Old 02-09-21, 05:40 AM
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A Double Exposure selfie when cooling down after some workout.


Hopefully it gets a bit colder as I'm going to do this daily the coming week(s) as long as there's snow.

-2°C is not really 'freezing' isn't it. A cold shower feels worse in my opinion.


I challenge you to do the same. It's good for building up a good immune system.


The tree behind me is the Sequoia that I planted with my daughters a couple of years ago, it was around 50 cm high, now he's around 3 meters I guess.
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Old 02-09-21, 07:00 PM
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My first and only selfie:
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Old 02-09-21, 09:41 PM
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After summiting Big Rock Candy Mtn. Look ma, no air!


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Old 02-11-21, 12:06 PM
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25 degrees, high plains of Wyoming
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Old 02-14-21, 08:47 AM
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I look like a large unmade bed...
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Old 02-14-21, 03:02 PM
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Retirement photo with the 3 interests. Bike, drums and camera.
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Old 02-14-21, 04:05 PM
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Retirement photo with the 3 interests. Bike, drums and camera.
it helps to have multiple interests!!
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Old 02-14-21, 04:41 PM
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A bald, clean shaven, wrinkly faced 68 year old man on the thin side.
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Old 02-25-21, 05:00 PM
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67+ years old grumpy guy doing a 40K Time Trial in Colombo, Sri Lanka last February..
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Old 02-25-21, 05:03 PM
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Originally Posted by trekmogul View Post

67+ years old grumpy guy doing a 40K Time Trial in Colombo, Sri Lanka last February..
How did you do?
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Old 02-26-21, 08:08 AM
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Originally Posted by big john View Post
How did you do?

Hi there, Well there was about 90 entries and I was 23 years older then the next oldest guy and did manage to get 12th with a average speed of 20.6 and that was all I had in the tank. Temps early am were 84F with the heat index already at about 94F...The guy you see coming up behind me and passed me like I was standing still is a serious TT Rider from France whom is a Sri Coach in Sri Lanka.. Yes he did win with a overall speed I think that was close to 24.5MPH Quite honestly I am quite please with what I was capable of doing..
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Old 02-26-21, 09:19 AM
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Originally Posted by trekmogul View Post
Hi there, Well there was about 90 entries and I was 23 years older then the next oldest guy and did manage to get 12th with a average speed of 20.6 and that was all I had in the tank. Temps early am were 84F with the heat index already at about 94F...The guy you see coming up behind me and passed me like I was standing still is a serious TT Rider from France whom is a Sri Coach in Sri Lanka.. Yes he did win with a overall speed I think that was close to 24.5MPH Quite honestly I am quite please with what I was capable of doing..
Very cool!
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Old 02-26-21, 10:25 AM
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Amateur boxing, my main hobby. Pardon the look on my face, I was clearing my nose.

Nose clearing look.

Cleaned up and de-loused.
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Old 02-26-21, 02:55 PM
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From this morning’s ride, at around 7:45.

I’m 67.

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Old 02-26-21, 03:00 PM
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Heading out for my 65th birthday ride.... 24*F.
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Old 02-26-21, 04:18 PM
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Arabian Desert in Dubai, UAE Cycling on my Trek Emonda SLR8.. Very toasty ...!
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Old 02-26-21, 04:47 PM
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Arabian Desert in Dubai, UAE Cycling on my Trek Emonda SLR8.. Very toasty ...!
The real question is... what wheels did you bring?
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Old 02-26-21, 04:57 PM
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Originally Posted by GlennR View Post
The real question is... what wheels did you bring?

HAH leave it to you..! ZIPP 858NSW on Front and Rear is a Zipp Super 9 Disk...


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Old 02-26-21, 05:16 PM
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HAH leave it to you..! ZIPP 858NSW on Front and Rear is a Zipp Super 9 Disk...
Hope there were no crosswinds.
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Old 02-27-21, 06:39 AM
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Hope there were no crosswinds.
Could have been riding on these TUBULARS and not knowing how to fix/repair or change a Tubular out in the middle of nowhere..


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Old 02-27-21, 07:48 AM
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