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Old 07-08-18, 02:19 PM
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Old 07-08-18, 02:23 PM
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Pulled a 30 mile ride this morning on a 42 pound cruiser..GREAT RIDE !!!

Rode into Eugene this morning next to the collage on the bike path circling around back toward Thurston then home.

Been averaging 15 miles + a day
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Old 07-08-18, 02:27 PM
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Originally Posted by one4smoke View Post
54.20 long, hot miles.
Thats what I prefer doing the hot rides...I normally wait until the heat of the day for my rides. 80+ degrees and I'm ready!!
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Old 07-08-18, 03:31 PM
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Did the usual 10 miles today. Felt great!
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Old 07-09-18, 09:44 PM
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Did the usual 10 miles today. Felt great!
22.10 miles, late after work.
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Old 07-10-18, 02:51 AM
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Went out for 100+ km last Sunday... got a blowout of the front tire after 21 km. Replaced the tube, then destroyed the pump hose while pumping it up. Didn't get the optimal pressure, but good enough to ride. Settled for a different, shorter route. Got a puncture again after 6 km... Luckily a train station was nearby, and the next train was in just 3 minutes so I got on the train and went home frustrated.
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Old 07-10-18, 12:02 PM
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22.10 miles, late after work.
On the Roam?
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Old 07-10-18, 01:21 PM
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Did 12 miles today hopefully working to 15 or so. Haven't done any regular riding in 35 years.
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Old 07-10-18, 04:59 PM
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Just my normal commute. 12.5 miles each way. 42 minutes going to work, 46 minutes coming home. These elapsed times includes time spent at traffic lights -- that works out to 17.8mph going, 16.3mph returning average speeds. Not bad for an out-of-shape 60-yr-old riding a 32-yr-old vintage steel bike...
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Old 07-10-18, 05:16 PM
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On the Roam?
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Old 07-10-18, 07:18 PM
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Eleven hours, and still had 3/4 battery when i got home. True hybrid tour - using technology to flatten out hills but burn the calories i would on a manual bike.
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Old 07-11-18, 03:16 AM
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I rode approximately 20 miles it was a great ride as the weather was also great. I don't like to miss a ride if the weather calls me out for a ride.
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Old 07-11-18, 02:59 PM
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Over 10 miles this morning before work. Awesome temp and sunny. Just kept going. Might get another 6-10 miles tonight, though I do plan on going to the gym.
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Old 07-11-18, 03:09 PM
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It is literally 20º cooler than yesterday, and I had a CloudBro for the first 1h45m of my 2h ride. Props to that cloud, he fought the good fight. 40.0 miles for the morning. Pancake flat, yeeeaaaaahhh!
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Early morning ride....a cool 30 miles!
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Old 07-11-18, 04:24 PM
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15 Miles at a moderate pace. Felt great!

Weather.com is predicting 4 MPH winds on Friday so if I can get out early enough and beat the traffic I'm going to push it a little bit and see what happens.
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Old 07-11-18, 05:06 PM
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Old 07-11-18, 05:43 PM
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Early morning ride....a cool 30 miles!
What is this "cool" you speak of??

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Old 07-11-18, 05:44 PM
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Old 07-11-18, 06:14 PM
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32.3 miles. Farthest ride yet.
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Old 07-11-18, 07:51 PM
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32.3 miles. Farthest ride yet.
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Old 07-11-18, 08:01 PM
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13.25 miles in 1:01:07. A little faster than I've been riding lately. Must have been the new tires on the bike. ;-)
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Old 07-11-18, 08:13 PM
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60 miles with a lot of climbing.

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Old 07-13-18, 06:30 PM
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60 miles with a lot of climbing.

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Just 10 miles, but they were the fastest 10 miles of the year.
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