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  1. Thread: July riding

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    Today DH and I rode out to Bolton Farms. Found...

    Today DH and I rode out to Bolton Farms. Found out it is not quite 50 miles from our condo, as opposed to our house. We kind of knew this, and although we did not take the shortest way home after...
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    I helped lead our struggling Fri. morning series....

    I helped lead our struggling Fri. morning series. The guy I lead with goes anyway, and the last few weeks, when I have not attended, he had one person. Today we had 2. It's the same ride every week....
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    The other club I belong to (not the one I lead...

    The other club I belong to (not the one I lead for) is doing a flat century in the cranberry bogs of SE MA on 10/1. DH and I are thinking of doing it. I've done one century, also flat, in 2006, with...
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    Tabata is a high intensity interval training...

    Tabata is a high intensity interval training class. 45 minutes of the hardest stuff you can imagine. It's different every time, combo of cardio and weights. Usually 8 sets of 4 exercises each. 45...
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    NY, that was very nice of you, and people are...

    NY, that was very nice of you, and people are usually appreciate of those efforts. Murienn, sounds like you have a plan.
    I finally rode today, all of 8 miles, my first ride since my trip to the...
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    We got home around noon from our annual cycling...

    We got home around noon from our annual cycling trip to the Berkshires. Since our friends we do the trip with now live only an hour+ from Great Barrington, we met them for lunch on Thursday, then...
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    Watched the Tour all morning, while having...

    Watched the Tour all morning, while having homemade challah French toast... it was hot by the time we got out, so planned a shorter, local ride.
    We did 20 miles, the first half shady, the second,...
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    Today I led a 31 mile ride with another woman....

    Today I led a 31 mile ride with another woman. It's someone I was in outdoor leadership training with and she came on my first ride I led. Anyway, only 3 people came, but it was really nice. Was...
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    If this is anything similar to the Brooks...

    If this is anything similar to the Brooks saddles, I never felt mine broke in. I hated it. But, I hope the new saddle works for you.
    I rode a very steamy short ride this morning. Severe storms were...
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    Took my first post trip ride today; since my...

    Took my first post trip ride today; since my granddaughter actually slept over (I wasn't aware this was the plan) and I had a hair appointment at 2:15, DH and i went out for a little 12 mile jaunt...
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    There have been single travelers on every bike...

    There have been single travelers on every bike tour I've been on. Most were women, and no one was left out on any activity. To me, it's a perfect option for a solo traveler. I will describe the solo...
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    So, my bike trip was over Monday. It was hard,...

    So, my bike trip was over Monday. It was hard, but I did every mile. We had one day of rain and 40 degrees, where we were up in the mountains, and we did not ride. Although this was a day of almost...
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