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12-30-20, 03:48 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By Champlaincycler

Hope you gave him a wave of thanks. I ride with...

Hope you gave him a wave of thanks. I ride with mirrors and whenever I see someone move far left to pass me or hang back to let an oncoming car go by before passing they get a big wave of thanks....
08-14-20, 03:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,463
Posted By Champlaincycler

Can't chime in on the 1x vs 2x discussion except...

Can't chime in on the 1x vs 2x discussion except to say that the Diverge 2x is 48/32. I've a Diverge 2x and I like that I can stay in my big chainring longer without shifting . 1x sounds interesting...
08-09-20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,263
Posted By Champlaincycler

I'm now 68 and have noticed my upper body...

I'm now 68 and have noticed my upper body strength is not what it was. I've never lifted weights even during my football and wrestling days, but I was pretty strong. I bought a rower on Craigslist...
08-02-20, 06:10 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 9,461
Posted By Champlaincycler

I'm not worried as long as I'm on a real road....

I'm not worried as long as I'm on a real road. Somebody's going to come by and i know I can walk for a few hours if I have to. BTW, I always carry a spare tube, patches, 2 CO2 cartridges' a chain...
06-26-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,572
Posted By Champlaincycler

Similar to Oakman, my story involves a red tailed...

Similar to Oakman, my story involves a red tailed hawk.
Slight downhill, going 22-24 mph, must have spooked the hawk that rose up from a roadside ditch. Never saw him until it began to rise and beat...
06-08-20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,253
Posted By Champlaincycler

I'm in awe of those that ride 5-10 thousand a...

I'm in awe of those that ride 5-10 thousand a year into their 70's and 80's. It has to end though and it should not mean that you're not among the most fit for your age group. If you rode 2K per...
05-07-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,196
Posted By Champlaincycler

So here's some of my experience with bike shops....

So here's some of my experience with bike shops. If I call and ask for some service and say that it's not urgent, or if there's some sort of recall, they will sometimes promise a return call when...
11-19-19, 07:57 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 21,944
Posted By Champlaincycler

I'm 67, rode 2300 miles this year Many here, my...

I'm 67, rode 2300 miles this year Many here, my age and older have done lots more. Cycling will be one of the last things I give up. Sold my sailboat last year, just too old and stiff to be...
07-29-19, 06:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,495
Posted By Champlaincycler

Thanks for all the great pics and ride reports. ...

Thanks for all the great pics and ride reports. You are an exceptional rider, and I'm taken by your wife's willingness to support and find some things to do on her own while you're riding. I think...
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