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Old 04-30-07, 06:46 PM
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Hey I'm new here.

Hi, I don't normally get on forums of any kind unless it's required for school, but I've been reading threads on here for quite sometime now whenever I run a google for anything bike related and thought I'd join and see what more experience cyclists can teach me that I can't learn from my job or "Bicycling" magazine. I'm only 20 but I've been riding for years and found a new love for it about a year ago. I've been doing some offroad, single track stuff lately, but sometimes nothing beats road cycling. I guess it began last year when I actually began appreciating the beauty of vintage roadbikes for their craftsmanship. I have a Trek from the early 1980s that I ride daily, and a Bianchi that needs to get a tune before I break it out. Nice meeting you all, anyone know of any good rides in the NOVA area?
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Old 04-30-07, 11:10 PM
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Hello CercaMemorial, you might wander over to the regional forums (I think the Northeast) and shout out to the locals. If I remember correctly, there are all sorts of great rides in NOVA.

We are always happy to welcome new members to the Classic & Vintage forum--I am a fellow lover of steel bikes (got 12 of them!), so come and visit us, and bring photos.

Welcome to BF!

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Old 04-30-07, 11:13 PM
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Hi CercaMemorial-

Welcome to BikeForums, hope you enjoy your visit and find lots of interesting stuff here. Your mention of a classic Bianchi steel bike brings back good memories. Have fun.

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Old 05-01-07, 06:33 AM
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Welcome to the forums!!
I am new here also and have been enjoying my stay. Great people and information.
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Old 05-01-07, 09:22 PM
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Thanks everyone. I'm looking forward to hearing about anything new and awesome from bike building to nutrition. Plan on posting a few pictures of my rigs when I get a shot that'll do those babies some justice.
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Old 05-01-07, 11:11 PM
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We'll be looking for the photos in C & V!

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