Road Cycling “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.” -- Ernest Hemingway

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Old 04-02-19, 05:50 PM
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No slackin' around here! I took my Christmas lights down today.
What? There’s weeks until Easter!
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Old 04-02-19, 05:56 PM
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Did my first group ride in ages this morning! I've been riding in the afternoon like a civilized person but all the group rides seem to happen at the crack of dawn

Not enough bikes
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Old 04-02-19, 05:57 PM
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No slackin' around here! I took my Christmas lights down today.
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Old 04-02-19, 05:58 PM
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What? There’s weeks until Easter!
Darn! Could have painted the bulbs like eggs. ooohhh….I just invented
Easter egg lights. I'll be rich!
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No slackin' around here! I took my Christmas lights down today.
Guess you're ready for Valentines day now.
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Guess you're ready for Valentines day now.
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Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets View Post
Did my first group ride in ages this morning! I've been riding in the afternoon like a civilized person but all the group rides seem to happen at the crack of dawn

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No slackin' around here! I took my Christmas lights down today.
If there's still snow on the ground, Christmas lights aren't out of place.
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Not enough bikes
Not to worry, all bikes present and accounted for. Unfortunately one collar bone did not survive the ride intact.

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Old 04-02-19, 07:13 PM
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Overhauled my first hub of the season.

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Not to worry, all bikes present and accounted for. Unfortunately one collar bone did not survive the ride intact.
Looks like a fun group. Sorry about the clavicle. Not yours, one assumes.
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Not to worry, all bikes present and accounted for. Unfortunately one collar bone did not survive the ride intact.

Nice track stand
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Not to worry, all bikes present and accounted for. Unfortunately one collar bone did not survive the ride intact.

Airlifted out?
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Airlifted out?
No, I grabbed his bike by the stem and wheeled it out on the easy trail. Someone else grabbed his hydration pack and helmet, so he could walk back out unencumbered, arm to chest. Luckily those jumps they were hitting were only 1.5 miles from the cars.
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No slackin' around here! I took my Christmas lights down today.
Kudos.
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Buenos dias.
Sí. Es bueno.
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Sí. Es bueno.
Hace viento.
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Ever read a response to a BF post you made and think "How in the wide, wide world of sports did you misread what I wrote so badly?"
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I had coffee this morning. I am back among the living. Still not hungry though, nor in full control of my balance.
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