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Old 04-06-09, 03:01 PM
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I would like to get into touring, but also would like a partner to help get me started and to enjoy the company with. I'm from columbus, ohio and this summer would love to travel from here to anywhere.
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Old 04-06-09, 04:49 PM
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Three suggestions:
1) Check the Adventure Cycling, companions wanted list
2) Look for local cycling clubs in the Columbus area. Most likely you'll find either racing groups
or some weekend recreational cyclist type groups. Meet folks there to tour with further.
3) Take some of your non-cycling/touring friends and see if they are up for a short three-day mini-tour
or next level trip.
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Old 04-06-09, 05:09 PM
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Hi, I have been secretly entertaining the possibility of touring this summer. I'm from Ohio and I would be happy to chat with you about it through PM if you are interested. I am totally inexperienced, but have been reading a bit on the topic for the last couple of years.
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Old 04-06-09, 05:27 PM
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Do a search for your local cycletouring club.
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i'm from toledo ohio and i'm touring this summer, my last final is on may 8th, and may 9th i'm going for a week long tour. hope many more to come! as of now it's solo touring, (trying to convince my friends to get into biking) LAZY!
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If that anywhere will arrive around Europe, we are planning a tour Italy - Austria - Germany - Denmark...
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You might also do a search of the touring companions ads on crazyguy.
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Old 04-08-09, 03:30 PM
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i will be headed north from portland, or starting mid-may and doing some wandering, dancing, and working on sustainably minded farms in canada this summer if yer interested.
and perhaps central america after the summer, i will be traveling for an indefinite amount of time.
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hope your travels are great and safe.
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