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Old 01-14-12, 03:18 AM
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Today I went on a subtle couple-hour city loop ride with my friend. I snapped a tourist-esque pic when we stopped by the bridge

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my facebook was blown the **** up with sunset instagrams. seattle, wtf?

this system coming through is going to dump. i can't wait to get more board sesh
was crazy gorgeous yesterday
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crabon/campy/rapha/roadie-bro.

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Old 01-16-12, 02:32 PM
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just off the LA river bike path

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Old 01-16-12, 09:43 PM
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Found a cool forest area today.
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ugh I should have kepy my yeit!
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Late afternoon Headlands loop with some of the Rapha crew.
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your california weather has me angry.


made it in the snow for a little bit on the midget biek

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Old 01-18-12, 07:08 PM
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^^ thats whats up
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Old 01-18-12, 07:10 PM
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srsly awesome!
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Old 01-18-12, 10:20 PM
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your california weather has me angry.


made it in the snow for a little bit on the midget biek

The fairytale is ending tomorrow night. You're sending all your snow-dumping storms south to us, where we will get two weeks of straight rain. Thanks. Jerk.

On the plus side a) you're a badass for riding that thing in the snow and b) Tahoe will finally get snow that isn't man-made. WOOOO BOARDING!

p.s. staying on topic:

During my first century. You can't tell but this is a section of "Marshal Wall" that is ~13% grade. Notice the suffer face.

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Old 01-18-12, 10:25 PM
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Awesome scenery.
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yummygooey, you know what your username reminds me of (I'm sure someone has said this before)?
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Lol that's a first for me.
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Old 01-18-12, 10:31 PM
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Originally Posted by yummygooey View Post
Awesome scenery.
It was a pretty fantastic ride all around. Headlands scenery can't be beat, IMO. Another of my favorites from that ride:

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where was this?
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Did you do the cheese factory century?
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This was the Rapha Festive 500 Century the day after Xmas. The last shot was on the top of Ridgecrest Blvd, also known as "The Seven Sisters".
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so honry for riding bike..... damn this weather
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Old 01-19-12, 12:36 AM
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This was the Rapha Festive 500 Century the day after Xmas. The last shot was on the top of Ridgecrest Blvd, also known as "The Seven Sisters".
Dish out the hurt, Jandro. By the way, I think twitter suggested I should follow you. I thought I didn't know who it was so I put it off. Then I couldn't find you again.

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Old 01-19-12, 12:50 AM
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Hahahaha. @jandrosaurus
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Gotcha. Also nabbed Jaytron (shhhhh).
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My lips are sealed.
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Had a very pleasant 18 mile ride last night. Mid-40s, light winds, very comfy in sweater & unlined windbreaker.

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A "one & done" at a local bar


Mid-20th century middle school. For some reason, I like this architectural style for schools (maybe cuz it's the era when I grew up)
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love that school shot
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Thanks.

It took 3 or 4 attempts to get that. I started out too close, then went across the street, then used telephoto. I always feel that anyone watching me would think I'm bat schit insane being so meticulous about taking a pic of a bike in front of a school (or many of the other pictures I take). But it's my hobby, so there ya go.
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