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Old 05-09-13, 02:16 PM   #1
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No longer lurking

Hello all -

My name is Bob Weber and I'm a 52-year-old reporter living in Edmonton, Alberta. I ski in the winter and ride bikes in the summer, and I've finally decided to stop lurking on these forums and join in. I'm under bicycle bob. I ride to work and go for 30-60-100 km rides when I get a chance, just to spin. My racing days are behind me. I enjoy putzing around with my bikes, although I lack the skill for major repairs/rebuilds. I'm sure I'll pick some up from you folks here.

My rides:
- early 90s Ritchey Road Classic, Jim Bell paintjob, mostly Campy drivetrain with some Mavic and DA. One of my favourite things, ever.
- late 80s Miyata 712 comp, all 105, kitted out as a commuter
- a venerable 89 Rocky Mountain Hammer, no suspension
- a similar vintage tandem, fillet-brazed steel by local framebuilder Jim Moulden

I'm looking forward to sharing knowledge and experiences. Best regards to all,

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Old 05-09-13, 02:38 PM   #2
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Old 05-09-13, 02:49 PM   #3
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Old 05-09-13, 03:29 PM   #4
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Hi Bob, sounds like you are an experienced cyclist, glad you chose to join in with us. You should check in to the 50+ Forum with us, its where I hang out most of the time. We also have a fantastic Classic and Vintage Forum that you might enjoy participating in. Stick around and make your self at home.

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