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Anyone not get out this weekend?

Old 01-11-09, 06:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Hammertoe View Post
I got out...

8" of fresh powder...

Stratton?
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Old 01-11-09, 06:43 PM
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Did 22 miles in 18*F temp, snowing kinda hard. First ride with my new studded Nokian's. Wow are these great. You can climb up normally ice coated hills without any wheel slip (assuming you stay seated)
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Old 01-11-09, 07:40 PM
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68F when I left the house at 8 AM and 81F when I got back. 100% clear and bright sunny skies. Hardly any wind to speak off. No rough seas with clear blue water everywhere. Such a nice day you couldn't ask for anything better!
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Old 01-11-09, 07:46 PM
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got out for some perfect XC skiing after 8 inches of fresh powder. awesome.
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Old 01-11-09, 08:18 PM
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Stratton?
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No road for me; patchy ice and snow now, and not looking too promising for the next week.

2-hour spin today took up the slack a bit. At least there's that...

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Old 01-11-09, 08:27 PM
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hit the slopes all weekend.
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Old 01-11-09, 09:14 PM
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Didn't go out at all. I didn't get on the trainer either. In fact, I haven't been on the trainer yet.

It was snowing yesterday and although we ended up with maybe an inch, it was cold and wet today and that makes for icy roads, even in Brooklyn. I don't have a bike with knobby tires.
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hit the slopes all weekend.
When I do this they usually hit back.
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