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Old 07-12-19, 05:50 PM
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Hiyo!

Hey, I'm Matt, live near Syracuse, NY. Been commuting and solo touring a lot since '09.

Mostly fixed-converted road bikes. Two years ago I got my first good-ish old geared bike and left the gears on. Last year I got a proper modern geared bike.

I've wanted to get into racing since my late teens, but musician life... I've got a normal-ish adult job now and did my first group ride last autumn.
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Old 07-13-19, 12:58 AM
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Welcome to bike forums. Good luck with getting into racing.
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Old 07-13-19, 06:52 AM
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Welcome to Bike forums and check out the racing forum. There is information in the sticky sections on how to get started and workout recipes.
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