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How many miles on your bike(s)?

Old 11-06-12, 11:25 AM
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How many miles on your bike(s)?

Ever since I got my first real road bike in 2008, I have logged every ride. As I approach a milestone on it, I got to thinking about others. So I'm curious, how many miles do you have on your bike(s)?

I have just shy of 20,000 miles on my Specialized Sequoia (aluminum frame, Sora / Tiagra drivetain) in effectively 3.5 years of riding, and a little over 6000 miles on my steel frame Bike Friday that I've had for a year (rode it daily while living overseas).

Others?
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Old 11-06-12, 11:28 AM
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At least 50,000 on my Trek 5200.
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Masi Gran Criterium - 22,257 (that's documented. I am missing 3 years of log books so it's probably closer to 30,000)
MXL Leader - 13,663
Strada - 1,250
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Old 11-06-12, 12:07 PM
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Got my Felt Z85 in March of '11. Has just under 8,000 miles on it.
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Old 11-06-12, 12:15 PM
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10800 kms in 1 1/2 years (mainly commuting).
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a lot
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Not enough.

2007 Specialized Rockhopper Disc (purchased in June 2011): 1,075 miles
2012 Trek FX 7.5 (Purchased in February 2012): 1,265 miles
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11,250 miles on my Neuvation F100. Purchased new in April 2011.
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14K miles on the Cervelo Soloist. Built up Jan. 2010.
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Originally Posted by pallen View Post
a lot
Originally Posted by ChrisM2097 View Post
Not enough.
Same here. If I had a computer I could be a bit more accurate.
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Originally Posted by ChrisM2097 View Post
Not enough.
Originally Posted by pallen View Post
a lot
My bikes fall somewhere between these. Unfortunately, it's probably closer to the first.
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About 20,000 miles since December 08 but the Lemond frame broke in June and Trek replaced it with a Madone frame and I've got 2,486 miles since the change out
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4000 miles on my former Giant OCR1
1500 miles on my one year old Volagi
10K miles on our daVinci
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2005 Specialized Roubaix with over 24,000 miles - group set worn out. Replacing group set this winter. Big decision is should I replace Ultegra triple or switch to SRAM Force double.

I am inclined to the SRAM, but still need to test ride a SRAM.
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Old 11-06-12, 01:21 PM
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Originally Posted by TheRedWolf View Post
I have just shy of 20,000 miles on my Specialized Sequoia (aluminum frame, Sora / Tiagra drivetain) in effectively 3.5 years of riding...
20k on the original components? Nice work! That's pretty darn impressive for all the grief thrown at Sora around these parts (not to mention all the upgrade-itis -- myself included).
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'92 Cannondale T600 - 95,995 miles
'95 Cannondale H600 - 18,323 hard winter miles
'01 Cannondale RT1000 - 13,630 miles
'73 Sears - ~14k miles
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I have no effing idea. Why do people log their miles on a bike? Not judging, just curious.
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I have no effing idea. Why do people log their miles on a bike? Not judging, just curious.
I log the miles of my training. Strava just happens to organize and log the miles of the bike for me. /shrug
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I split my miles up between two road bikes, a TT bike, and an MTB. The oldest bike I have is maybe 3 years old, so I don't think I even have 10K miles on any of them. But my old Ibis Ti Road bike had to have 50K+ miles on it when I sold it. Still got strong money for it.
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I have no effing idea. Why do people log their miles on a bike? Not judging, just curious.
Some people like numbers and data?
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2011 fuji sl pro - 4000 miles.

only 1 bike for now.

i like to log my miles. although... even if i get a 2nd bike, i will only keep a log of my cycling miles total. won't really care about mileage of each individual bike.
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Originally Posted by Carbonfiberboy View Post
At least 50,000 on my Trek 5200.
What year? I have a '00 that probably had 40K on it before it was retired to the rafters.
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Should I wait until I'm home, where I can consult records and provide exact figures? Or would a guesstimate suffice?

Off the top of my head, I probably have between 35,000 and 40,000 miles on my six year old Cannondale, ~8,000 miles on my two year old Strong, and between 4,000 and 5,000 miles on the second-hand Bridgestone that I acquired in 2007.

If I remember to check my mileage logs when I get home we'll see how good my estimating capabilities are.
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8000 on my Bottecchia since June 09, and 6600 miles on my Motorbecane IM since two years ago last month. They run great so far so hope to keep them spinning, I am my own wrench so I try to keep them in top shape.
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