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02-05-19, 06:37 AM
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The prevalence of ice is the biggest factor here,...

The prevalence of ice is the biggest factor here, but 3’ of snow the past 2 weeks means the shoulders are often partially covered with plowed snow. I can ride when it’s 40 but even if I’m comfortable...
01-31-19, 05:35 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Echoing this. At 70 Iím thinking that abandoning...

Echoing this. At 70 Iím thinking that abandoning weight training while I ride and do other things during the warmer months probably isnít a good idea. I have a suspicion even my riding suffers by...
Forum: Southeast
01-18-19, 04:49 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

did you mean to post this in the Southeast thread?

did you mean to post this in the Southeast thread?
Forum: Southeast
01-17-19, 06:12 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Thanks for the responses. Looks like there are...

Thanks for the responses. Looks like there are decent campgrounds in the Ocala Natl Forest. I just read something about a January 100K ride that uses levee roads in the Everglades, so I’ll check...
Forum: Southwest
01-17-19, 06:06 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Greenhil

You might consider taking a Sun Tran bus across...

You might consider taking a Sun Tran bus across town - they’re equipped with bike racks.
Forum: Southeast
01-08-19, 06:00 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Yet Another Florida Query

Iím planning a late Feb to mid-March road trip to do some camping and gravel and trail riding in FL. Iíve been looking at places where the tent camping is decent (not sandwiched between big RVs) and...
01-08-19, 05:40 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Ha! Is the issue the jersey itself or the message?

Ha! Is the issue the jersey itself or the message?
01-04-19, 06:30 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Berger mentioned you have to like the grind....

Berger mentioned you have to like the grind. True, but better if you don’t see it as a grind. Whether it’s regular exercise through structured gym workouts and/or recreating, it kind of becomes a...
12-31-18, 06:09 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Planning to travel there in late Feb/early March...

Planning to travel there in late Feb/early March to do some gravel riding, one or two organized rides - there are quite a few around that time - and some trails. Withlacoochee looks good. What about...
12-09-18, 10:32 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Agree. Intervals seem to make the time go a lot...

Agree. Intervals seem to make the time go a lot faster. On other days run, row or use the elliptical at the gym. The variety helps combat some of the boredom. Music gets me through.
12-09-18, 10:25 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Thanks for the informative post. Better than...

Thanks for the informative post. Better than anything I read when I was researching Cologuard.
12-09-18, 05:58 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Medicare covers Cologuard. My primary care doc,...

Medicare covers Cologuard. My primary care doc, who’s about my age told me it was time for a colonoscopy. When I went in for the pre-procedure appointment, the (younger) doc “talked me into” using...
12-07-18, 07:17 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

True! When you get to be my age youíre...

True! When you get to be my age youíre practically guaranteed to finish top 3 because there are so few runners in the age group.

I run at the gym in the winter. Itís good for aerobic fitness and...
12-05-18, 05:19 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Greenhil

What the....? Was it stolen from the police...

What the....? Was it stolen from the police station this time? Sorry for your troubles, especially after you thought you were getting it back!
Forum: Northeast
12-02-18, 07:34 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Thanks for the photos. Nice to know there’s bare...

Thanks for the photos. Nice to know there’s bare ground somewhere nearby. What are you packing on the back rack?
Forum: Commuting
11-29-18, 06:15 AM
Replies: 29
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Posted By Greenhil

Can’t imagine cycling to Logan like the guy in...

Can’t imagine cycling to Logan like the guy in the article. Salt Lake City has a network of bike trails, incl. one that goes right to the airport terminal.
11-23-18, 06:18 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

-5 Fahrenheit here this morning. I choose to...

-5 Fahrenheit here this morning. I choose to believe this earlier than usual cold and snow means winter will end earlier than usual.
11-21-18, 05:15 AM
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Coulda fooled me.

Coulda fooled me.
11-19-18, 06:14 AM
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https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/953515cc_51e0_429e_974e_f8ff09e56456_2b3afe8ea8f0edd297a48c67a257e8a972d42e3f.jpeghttps://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/...
11-19-18, 06:01 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Thatís a great bunch of rides. Got your 2019...

Thatís a great bunch of rides. Got your 2019 rides planned yet?
10-27-18, 05:08 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

This is an older article about some oldsters on...

This is an older article about some oldsters on the Great Divide Mt. Bike Trail. I guess the message is that if we’re lucky enough to be in decent shape in our 60s and 70s, it may take more time, but...
10-26-18, 03:41 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

If you can/will fix the Yamaha I don’t get what...

If you can/will fix the Yamaha I don’t get what the beef is. What’s the route you’re biking - urban with heavy traffic, busy highway with no shoulder? Riding in the dark? Maybe she’s got a point. Or...
10-25-18, 04:44 AM
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Posted By Greenhil

Just 11 miles of gravel up to “The Hollow” and...

Just 11 miles of gravel up to “The Hollow” and back. Stopped to talk with a guy hunting woodcock, which I didn’t realize is a game bird. Can’t be much eating there. 43 degrees and some wind, so I...
Forum: Northeast
10-23-18, 04:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,206
Posted By Greenhil

Congrats on getting it done and thanks for the...

Congrats on getting it done and thanks for the report and the photos. You’ve inspired me to give the whole trail a go next year.
10-19-18, 04:00 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,354
Posted By Greenhil

What’s the biggest factor for you: competition or...

What’s the biggest factor for you: competition or just time spent cycling? You could fill a lot of time simply by redirecting your cycling enthusiasm to touring, gravel riding, etc. Once you reach a...
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