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12-26-21, 09:54 PM
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Posted By 2wheels4ever

Awesome ride!,

Man, what an awesome ride today! It was near perfect, weather-wise . . . around 74 degrees, light winds, clear blue skies. I am fortunate to live in a very rural area so there was very little...
12-23-21, 03:49 PM
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Posted By 2cam16

Sorry but from this past Monday: ...

Sorry but from this past Monday:
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11-08-21, 05:39 PM
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Posted By denaffen

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11-07-21, 09:59 PM
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Posted By Merrimac

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Sunset, November 6, South Hampton, NH, outside the little town...
11-07-21, 04:32 PM
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Posted By cb400bill

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Kalamazoo MI
11-07-21, 07:03 AM
Replies: 124
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Posted By rumrunn6

driving to the trailhead yesterday at dusk ...

driving to the trailhead yesterday at dusk

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10-30-21, 09:30 AM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Mtl01

Winter is coming... ...

Winter is coming...

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10-27-21, 10:32 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By rsbob

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10-26-21, 02:05 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Altair 4

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October 14, 2020 - View from the Keystone Viaduct on the Great Allegheny...
10-26-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Germany_chris

https://i.imgur.com/AYUboVl.jpg From my...

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From my commute home, it's now typical fall sunrise at 8ish and just above freezing at 7ish when I head out, coming home it's in the mid 50's. In 30 more days it'll...
10-25-21, 08:46 PM
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Posted By Doug64

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10-25-21, 10:07 AM
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Posted By Doc_Wui

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Dupage Greenway, all of 2 miles long, but it's what I got to ride. ...
10-25-21, 07:23 AM
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Posted By ehcoplex

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10-24-21, 06:31 AM
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Posted By indyfabz

He does this every year. ...

He does this every year.

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10-23-21, 12:03 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Doug64

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10-23-21, 10:04 AM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Montag311

This was a few years ago. The trees are not this...

This was a few years ago. The trees are not this pretty yet this year.

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10-22-21, 04:09 PM
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Posted By MNebiker

Three seasons on a section of the Medicine Lake...

Three seasons on a section of the Medicine Lake Trail, NW Twin Cities suburbs:

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10-21-21, 06:47 PM
Replies: 124
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Posted By Koyote

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10-18-21, 03:08 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,355
Posted By Ghazmh

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10-17-21, 06:19 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 4,355
Posted By kahn

All of my Fall rides start right here - home. ...

All of my Fall rides start right here - home. The other shot is from Smith Cove Marina....
10-10-21, 11:47 AM
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Posted By Doug64

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10-09-21, 11:48 AM
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Posted By Doug64

Oregon--two weeks ago ...

Oregon--two weeks ago
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10-08-21, 02:22 PM
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Posted By JW in AK

Riding Eklutna Lake a couple weeks ago. ...

Riding Eklutna Lake a couple weeks ago.
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10-08-21, 12:19 PM
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Posted By autonomy

The White Mountains (NH) are at it again. ...

The White Mountains (NH) are at it again.

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10-08-21, 10:38 AM
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Posted By rsbob

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10-05-21, 12:19 PM
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Posted By livedarklions

If downhills get too steep, I lose my confidence...

If downhills get too steep, I lose my confidence in the ability to spot road obstacles (potholes, bumps, debris, etc.) in time to do anything to avoid them. My reflexes are ok, but my vision is not...
10-05-21, 09:07 AM
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Posted By sarhog

405,000 feet elevation over 5500 miles in 2020. ...

405,000 feet elevation over 5500 miles in 2020. I’m in my mid 50’s and i just started “serious” cycling a few years ago.
...
10-05-21, 07:04 AM
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Posted By livedarklions

Or you could be driven to the top of the mountain...

Or you could be driven to the top of the mountain and picked up again at the bottom. People do that. I wouldn't recommend it as a fitness program.
09-29-21, 11:47 AM
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Posted By livedarklions

I wouldn't do it. A few little showers on the...

I wouldn't do it. A few little showers on the way, no big deal, but rain most of the day is going to make this a really unpleasant slog. And I'm with shelbyfv in my concern that you're really...
09-29-21, 05:38 AM
Replies: 121
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Posted By Phil_gretz

Full fenders, for sure. These help with keeping...

Full fenders, for sure. These help with keeping spray off of you. I have them on my commuter and my tourer. PG
09-29-21, 05:18 AM
Replies: 121
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Posted By shelbyfv

I'd probably skip it if rain is forecast all day,...

I'd probably skip it if rain is forecast all day, especially if a large crowd is expected. I started one in a drizzle and it got worse as the day went on. Descending a wet hairpin with cold hands...
09-20-21, 07:19 AM
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Posted By livedarklions

Probably doesn't matter, so that's as good a plan...

Probably doesn't matter, so that's as good a plan as any.

I just mean whether you ride or don't ride much in the next two weeks won't matter a lot as long as you don't completely overdo it in the...
09-19-21, 07:12 PM
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Posted By bykemike

Keep in mind you have ,by definition, the whole...

Keep in mind you have ,by definition, the whole day, you do not have to grind it all out.
My last century came in at 6 hrs plus moving time but I was out for just over 8 hours,
I was crashing big...
09-19-21, 03:21 PM
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Posted By billridesbikes

Next week do some shorter rides (30-35m) at a...

Next week do some shorter rides (30-35m) at a pace greater than your century pace and do near your normal weekly milage. Week of do a few short easy rides durning the week to stay loose and take the...
09-19-21, 10:30 AM
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Posted By PeteHski

I would do another long ride next weekend (say...

I would do another long ride next weekend (say 50-60 miles) and then take it easy in the final week. But still ride a little during the week, short rides but fairly high tempo to prime your systems....
09-16-21, 08:52 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,613
Posted By downtube42

Things that might bite you, some you already...

Things that might bite you, some you already mentioned.

Starting too fast. Newbs do it, veterans do it, pros do it. Don't do it.
Getting dehydrated. Depending on the weather, this can be...
09-16-21, 05:21 PM
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Posted By rsbob

Have 32s on this non-gravel but endurance frame...

Have 32s on this non-gravel but endurance frame and have ridden a couple of hundred miles on gravel rail/trial conversions as well as some easy single track.

...
09-15-21, 07:02 PM
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Posted By skidder

I like my bananas in a Banana Split: (122)...

I like my bananas in a Banana Split:

(122) The Banana Splits/The Tra La La Song (One Banana, Two Banana) (1969) - YouTube
09-12-21, 10:23 PM
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Posted By mschwett

56.82 miles. 4,452 feet. kicked my ass.

56.82 miles. 4,452 feet. kicked my ass.
09-10-21, 07:29 PM
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Posted By tankist

Is it better now? :) ...

Is it better now? :)

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08-22-21, 09:35 AM
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Posted By Moisture

From the looks of it, in your picture I think...

From the looks of it, in your picture I think your saddle is mounted too far backwards. Maybe slightly too low. Looks like you've raised it a bit though.

It looks like a comfortable fit to me, at...
08-19-21, 04:05 PM
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Posted By 05 fuji

Did only 3 miles today, but after 10 days in ICU...

Did only 3 miles today, but after 10 days in ICU with a brain hemorrhage and then my pelvis getting out of position from laying in the bed the 3 miles felt pretty good! Final CT scan next Monday and...
08-17-21, 06:01 AM
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Posted By ultrarider7

50 miles on a hot, windy afternoon. ...

50 miles on a hot, windy afternoon.
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08-17-21, 04:48 AM
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Posted By delbiker1

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08-16-21, 07:26 AM
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Posted By packitin

2.5 miles on a flat greenway about a mile from my...

2.5 miles on a flat greenway about a mile from my house. (I'll be 83 in a week)
08-11-21, 05:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By urbanknight

Do not use saddle position to adjust reach. Use a...

Do not use saddle position to adjust reach. Use a different length stem if needed to adjust reach.
08-10-21, 10:26 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,539
Posted By Broctoon

Several years ago, I was in the middle of a long...

Several years ago, I was in the middle of a long relay race when something fun happened. As a teammate and I started out from one of the exchange points, we met two nice ladies that he knew--not...
08-08-21, 08:05 PM
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Views: 257,868
Posted By biker128pedal

Took a ride to the new state park in Gloucester...

Took a ride to the new state park in Gloucester County Va. Machicomoco State Park. Nice pier and Algonquin Indian history Center.
...
08-08-21, 03:27 PM
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Views: 1,862
Posted By SoSmellyAir

Congratulations! That will come once...

Congratulations!



That will come once you get used to the bike and got your position thereon dialed in.

I don't think I got a full bike fit when I bought my first road bike, but the REI...
08-08-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 257,868
Posted By Inusuit

Fifty miles, Cheyenne Ride for Sight. Wanted the...

Fifty miles, Cheyenne Ride for Sight. Wanted the metric century, but the head wind did me in.

Lodgepole Creek on Horse Creek Road NW of Cheyenne. Haze is from area wild fires.
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