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Old 11-19-16, 08:56 PM
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Greetings from VA

Greetings from a 50-something cyclist who's recently returned after a surgery-occasioned break (the catalyst being DC Metro's SafeTrack program - learned that I could cycle to work as fast as public transit (or faster)).

Cycle the 10 miles to work more often than not, and typically a weekend cycle with my better half.

My rides are a '91 Aquila Pavé (an aluminum cyclo-cross(ish)-framed beast) and a 2006 Trek 520.

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Old 11-19-16, 09:27 PM
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I moved a couple years ago from Alexandria and spent 20 years commuting at least part of the time. It look a little longer but I was so much more productive at work.

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Old 11-20-16, 07:44 AM
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Hello exp, and welcome! I'm glad your medical issue has not affected your cycling. This is a great site.
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Welcome aboard, you'll have good company here, many of us have had to do the surgical "leave of absence" from cycling. Glad to have you join in here with us.

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Welcome to the bike forum from another new member, cheers from new york
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