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What was your top speed today?

Old 07-05-14, 02:11 PM
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What was your top speed today?

Riding around today, minding my own buisness, averaging 12 mph.. some mutt decided to have a go at me. Bumped it up to 22 mph, laughing all the way. What was your top speed today?
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Old 07-05-14, 02:14 PM
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33.3
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Old 07-05-14, 02:27 PM
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33.3

Luckily for me I didn't have to push for 33 MPH. If the dog actually had four legs I'd have been in trouble..
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36.9. Had the hankerin' to do a little sprint.
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Old 07-05-14, 02:48 PM
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31.0

I was chased by a doberman once for ~2 miles. That's the last time I ever rode a beach cruiser.
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Old 07-05-14, 02:52 PM
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Old 07-05-14, 02:53 PM
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48.3 We have lots of nice big smooth hills around here. The speed was going down, not up of course.
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Old 07-05-14, 02:57 PM
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Duh 'bird is outta commission at the moment so today... 1-2mph. Last ride... 42.*~mph
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Bumped it up to 22 mph, laughing all the way.

Why were you laughing?
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Originally Posted by Lazyass View Post
Bumped it up to 22 mph, laughing all the way.

Why were you laughing?
He was a game little bugger. Came at me head on, full of p**s and vinegar. He literally was dragging a lame fourth leg, and it still was tough to outrun him, such was his will..

That's what made me laugh. Small dog, big b**ls.
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Old 07-05-14, 04:03 PM
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Zero so far but hope to bump it later when it cools off.
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40.3
Presumably on one of the descents.
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43.2mph.. about a 6% descent
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41.8mph
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2 mph Pushing a mower for four hours.
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So windy I had to pedal downhill to maintain 17.5 but somewhere in the hills I hit 32.
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Didn't make the start of LBS ride this morning due to a flat but managed to join them after 7 miles of riding. At mile 22 I pulled around the group doing 23mph and upped it to 26.4mph. Almost died. Still feeling crappy after a crash 4 weeks ago and carpal tunnel surgery 2 weeks ago. Hopefully after I have some of my 64th birthday pie and 130 mile birthday ride next Saturday I'll feel a little better and up it some more.
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38 today, 43.9 last weekend on the big long climbing ride
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We did 57 mi. today. On one awesome descent I hit a pot hole somewhere between 40 and 50 mph. Hit that sucker straight on. It was hiding in the shadows of the road. Both wheels out of true but not so bad that I couldn't do the final 20 mi. as usual.
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29.5, easy downhill curve...
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44.7 Encinal Canyon DH after Rock Store climb
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A Ford Ranger coming off the beach passed me just as I turned off the MUP so I drafted him for about a 1/2 mile at 25.
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Chased and led out but didn't really sprint. 34.9. Bike Ride Profile | River Ride: Back to the Garden Hwy near Sacramento | Times and Records | Strava
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36.9 slight downhill and about 13 mph tailwind. I live in the flatlands going over 40 is rare.
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38.9 down Old Creek Road on the way to Cayucos where it was nice and foggy.
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