Go Back  Bike Forums > Community Connections > Introductions
Reload this Page >

good morning from Albany, NY

Notices
Introductions Welcome to the BikeForums community! Please introduce yourself to other forum members here.

good morning from Albany, NY

Old 06-04-06, 02:41 AM
  #1  
soze
ex-everything.
Thread Starter
 
soze's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Charlestown, MA
Posts: 606

Bikes: venerable surly crosscheck

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
good morning from Albany, NY

Well, now that I've posted in a few other threads perhaps I should introduce myself here.

I've ridden bikes all my life in an urban setting. I grew up in Chicago, first riding department store bikes and then finally my last year there on a NOS '96 Specialized Rockhopper A1 FS that I loved very much and took with me to college in Troy, NY. I spent a few miserable years there, then moved on to Albany, NY. My Rockhopper died in March from old age (what do you expect, it's Al), so now I'm on a blinged-out Surly Steamroller. Chris King this, Campy that, so on and so forth. Lots of Salsa, too, carried over from my beloved Rockhopper. We're still getting to know each other, but I expect my relationship with my Surly to be a long and fulfilling one.

I'm a commuter and a recreational cyclist; I don't compete and don't expect ever to do so due to repeated knee injuries. But hey, I'm still having fun on my bike, so who needs racing!
soze is offline  
Old 06-04-06, 10:18 AM
  #2  
dauphin
Senior Member
 
dauphin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: California
Posts: 2,991
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Welcome to the forum!
dauphin is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.