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 01-01-13, 06:54 AM
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Addiction XIX

Happy New Year everyone.


Previous addiction here.
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Heh. In on page one. What a shocker.


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This looks like a thread that's doomed from the start.
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kinda like ground hog day
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I'd probably be pretty winded if I had to climb three flights of stairs right now. This is an exciting improvement for me.
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datlas is feeling slightly persnickity this morning....I was hoping to do my club's New Year's ride, but the Mrs. has decided that we must go visit her family in NJ...so I got up early and did a 10ish mile run. Running is such foolishness compared to cycling...
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One nice thing about Strava is that it works for both cycling and running...they need to get a swim version and I will be set.
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I'd probably be pretty winded if I had to climb three flights of stairs right now. This is an exciting improvement for me.
I know how you feel. My pool table is upstairs. I am tired when I get there. Although each day gets better
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did we go over the cliff? HNY everyone!! sun came up and life goes on
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It's -5. No, not including wind chill. Maybe this is a good time to take a trip to more southerly climes.
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It's -5. No, not including wind chill. Maybe this is a good time to take a trip to more southerly climes.
But waiting on a wife and toddler makes getting out the door an exercise in patience.
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did we go over the cliff? HNY everyone!! sun came up and life goes on
Nope apparently they worked it out last minute.
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Nope apparently they worked it out last minute.
What a shocker.
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Happy New Year!
It's 41 degrees out and time for the first ride of the year.
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36F here. But leaden skies and flurries. Still, no wind. When it's cold here in January in the AM it's 5-15F, so I'll take it.
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36F here. But leaden skies and flurries. Still, no wind. When it's cold here in January in the AM it's 5-15F, so I'll take it.
It's colder than that here, oddly. Getting ready for the NYD ride in the local mountains.

Haven't been keeping up, how's the taint issue? Back to normal riding?
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My butt feels better and I'm riding daily but I'm still a soreass.
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Heh. In on page one. What a shocker.


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kinda like ground hog day
Speaking of vermin, we caught the mouse that has been eluding our traps. I plugged the suspected point of entry. We'll see...
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