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Old 01-28-19, 12:54 PM
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How not to impress the ladies...

Gravel bike? Check!
Singletrack? Check!
Pretty lady following? Check!

Only one thing left to do...



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Old 01-28-19, 01:07 PM
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what happened? You just lose the rut? Seeing as they were on MTBs holding your own is probably still impressive
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Old 01-28-19, 01:46 PM
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regardless, he fell to his left side ...

related: I'm sure whatever we think impresses women, we're gonna be wrong

btw, nice vid of a nice fast pace!
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Old 01-28-19, 02:03 PM
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What!? No blood? No gore? No bones protruding through skin? If this is the preview for the movie, I'll wait till it's on network TV.

Seriously, that's a pretty good clip for a gravel rig. And remember, chicks dig scars.


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Old 01-28-19, 02:08 PM
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Held it on the technical stuff only to dump it on the flats - I do it all the time!
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Old 01-28-19, 02:13 PM
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Showing Off Then Crashing is a fail.
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Old 01-28-19, 04:59 PM
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Originally Posted by redlude97 View Post
what happened? You just lose the rut?
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Held it on the technical stuff only to dump it on the flats

Pretty much, yeah.
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Old 01-28-19, 05:24 PM
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She didn't even stop to check if you were OK...

It could be a good ice breaker if she cared enough to stop.
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Old 01-28-19, 05:55 PM
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I prefer riding behind the girl. Just saying....

If she wipes out I'll be there to help her.
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Old 01-28-19, 09:39 PM
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funny video As it was written above, I also prefer to drive wearion behind the girl, so it is safer.

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Old 01-28-19, 10:51 PM
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I'm surprised she didn't stop to make sure the bike was OK, because it's all about the bike. Lame.
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Old 01-29-19, 12:13 AM
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Cue Benny Hill chase theme.

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Originally Posted by rumrunn6 View Post
related: I'm sure whatever we think impresses women, we're gonna be wrong
I broke both wrists in 8th grade because I was trying to impress a couple girls while snowboarding.
I hit some jumps, landed everything, and then fell backwards while standing near them and not actually doing anything. Thats what snapped my wrists.

Early learned lesson in what not to do when it comes to ladies and how what I think will impress isnt what will impress.
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Old 01-30-19, 06:26 AM
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Originally Posted by TimothyH View Post
Gravel bike? Check!
Singletrack? Check!
Pretty lady following? Check!

Only one thing left to do...
Get a car.

You ain't impressing a grown woman, riding a push bike.
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Old 01-30-19, 06:32 AM
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I could write a book on how Not to impress the ladies and that would be one chapter.
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Old 01-30-19, 07:18 AM
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Wow thats great
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Old 01-30-19, 01:25 PM
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Originally Posted by MikeyMK View Post
Get a car.

You ain't impressing a grown woman, riding a push bike.
He would have looked pretty bad going down that singletrack in a car. I don't think cyclist women like guys who tear up the trail like that.
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Old 01-31-19, 12:38 PM
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This thread failed to deliver due to a lack of photos of the aforementioned pretty lady.

Nice crash though!
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Old 02-01-19, 09:13 AM
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This thread failed to deliver due to a lack of photos of the aforementioned pretty lady

you're welcome
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Old 02-01-19, 10:51 AM
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Originally Posted by BirdsBikeBinocs View Post
I prefer riding behind the girl. Just saying....

If she wipes out I'll be there to help her.
But if you're in back, and you wipe out, she might not notice. If she does, blame a rabbit crossing the trail.
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you're welcome
These two must be great riders, they don't even use pedals.
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Old 02-01-19, 11:33 AM
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Much better. Thank you!

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Old 02-01-19, 11:40 AM
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These two must be great riders, they don't even use pedals
hahaha nice catch!
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Originally Posted by rumrunn6 View Post
hahaha nice catch!
Sure was. It took me about 30 seconds to even see the bike.
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Old 02-01-19, 01:29 PM
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Sure was. It took me about 30 seconds to even see the bike.
What bike?
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