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Weird rules for the group ride

Old 06-29-21, 09:14 PM
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That sucks! You are very persistent so I'm sure you will find these guys. Keep at it.
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Old 06-29-21, 09:19 PM
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Originally Posted by LarrySellerz
Didn't have a chance to find out, for some reason I couldn't find the ride, ran into a few of their guys on a slow ride but no heavy hitters. Salty.
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Old 06-29-21, 09:42 PM
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Originally Posted by Kitsap
It is perfectly reasonable for a club to require helmets and waivers to be signed on the other hand I would not want to do business with a club whose leaders are so incompetent that they failed to notify you of such requirements before you show up for the ride
Uh... yeah, that's what happened...
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Old 06-29-21, 10:18 PM
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Originally Posted by teejaywhy
Uh... yeah, that's what happened...
Right lol, blaming the ride leader for having to deal with someone like me? Saying you wouldn't do business with them? What do you think this is lol
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Old 06-30-21, 07:53 AM
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Larry, I think the only viable solution at this point is to dial it to 400 watts, and drope them all
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Originally Posted by merlinextraligh
Larry, I think the only viable solution at this point is to dial it to 400 watts, and drope them all
Give them the "look" before you do it, though. That's protocol.
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Old 06-30-21, 08:56 AM
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Originally Posted by merlinextraligh
Larry, I think the only viable solution at this point is to dial it to 400 watts, and drope them all
Can you actually drope other riders? I thought that was only for hamers.
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Old 06-30-21, 09:04 AM
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Drope hamers.

build guads.

Dial it up like you are a toaster oven.

roughly 19 mph

unless they had been training with power, there is no way they could match your speed.








Give him the look.

slam dance.





*EDIT: nothing to see here. move along.

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Old 07-05-21, 03:35 AM
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Originally Posted by growlerdinky
Drope hamers.

build guads.

Dial it up like you are a toaster oven.

roughly 19 mph

unless they had been training with power, there is no way they could match your speed.








Give him the look.

slam dance.

*EDIT: nothing to see here. move along.
You forgot the most important thing of all: look like Lance.
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Old 07-09-21, 09:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Jax Rhapsody
I don't do group rides, since most of them require helmets, regardless of who's organizing it. I certainly don't do "kits".
As a doctor friend of mine said, “A helmet is definitely cheaper than a neurosurgeon”. My other fave is; don’t wear one if you have nothing to protect.

A very good friend of mine went down in a corner not wearing a helmet, hitting her head on the curbing. She was knocked out unconscious and was bleeding profusely from ear and nose and other gashes on her head. She was taken by ambulance to the local trauma center where she remained in a coma for 2 weeks. She had to relearn all basic skills; talking, feeding herself, walking, you name it. She could never return to work after that or ride a bike. After seeing that up close and personal I always wore a helmet. One grave unpredictable life changing event which can happen in a flash is nothing to be so cavalier about, but its your trip.
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