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Old 08-16-07, 09:00 PM
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tfahrner's grandmother

As many of you know, I'm an aficionado of fluffy, human interest stories. Here's one with a utlility cycling theme for you. I had the great honor of meeting this delightful and plucky lady as tfahrner and his family were taking a break outside at a cafe near my house. I found it difficult to accept that someone so young could be a great grandmother.

BTW, I would just like to say that I greatly admire tfahrner's athletic ability. I have to walk my bike up much of Mt. Tabor...
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Hey, what a great lady. Even at 40 I suspect I'd be hurtin' after all that.
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Originally Posted by donnamb View Post
BTW, I would just like to say that I greatly admire tfahrner's athletic ability. I have to walk my bike up much of Mt. Tabor...
um, the bak was stoked. i could get an adult passenger up there, but it would get old before 60th. stokemonkey was developed in tougher hills: http://clevercycles.com/bike/cp/
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Should have known... Nevertheless, you've got an awesome grandma!
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Should have known... Nevertheless, you've got an awesome grandma!
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I read this story and thought it wonderful as well. V. Cool Lady!
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Back near home, she said she was up for more so on we rode to the top of Mt. Tabor.
I swear I saw her in the soapbox derby. When I first saw her going down the hill I thought to myself, "that's kind of odd". Then I looked around and thought... "What?" Then she passed the Pinches Taqueria Taco Stand going into the Learning Curve.
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