How far do you ride?

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Re: How far do you ride?

Postby 15wilsonwu » Wed Feb 27, 2013 5:14 pm

Crowz wrote:
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Crowz wrote:You could easily build up a cheap fixie Wilson. If you do shop/industrial skills/manufacturing or something of the like at school you could even make it a project.


Ooo, i research into this. Ive recently sold my old frame so ill probably have to source a new one.


I'd suggest a crappy old frame to see if you like it first, especially if you're on a budget.


I'll probably look around on the streets (literally) for old steel frames.
My friend recently found a old red Colnago frame :shock:
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Re: How far do you ride?

Postby Mulger bill » Wed Feb 27, 2013 6:15 pm

What size frame do you need Wilson? There's this near complete old Apollo something or other in the shed you can have for a lobby.

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Re: How far do you ride?

Postby 15wilsonwu » Wed Feb 27, 2013 7:16 pm

Mulger bill wrote:What size frame do you need Wilson? There's this near complete old Apollo something or other in the shed you can have for a lobby.

Shaun

EDIT ST is 52 cc, TT is 56cc (roughly)...
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Thanks for the offer, but i need a 53-53 TT.
Even if the size fits me, it would be mission impossible to convince my mom to let me buy it :lol:
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Re: How far do you ride?

Postby mattwilkinson » Wed Feb 27, 2013 9:29 pm

good job wilson!

You will just be able to ride further and further as you train.

I started 1 1/2 years ago and did 30km a day for a few weeks.

1 year into riding I completed my first 210km Around the Bay two days after I turned 14
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Re: How far do you ride?

Postby 15wilsonwu » Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:03 pm

mattwilkinson wrote:good job wilson!

You will just be able to ride further and further as you train.

I started 1 1/2 years ago and did 30km a day for a few weeks.

1 year into riding I completed my first 210km Around the Bay two days after I turned 14


Thanks for the support.
I'll probably be doing the 210km Around the Bay ride this year with a friend (I'd ride that far alone) :lol:
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Re: How far do you ride?

Postby mattwilkinson » Thu Feb 28, 2013 7:38 pm

Thanks for the support.
I'll probably be doing the 210km Around the Bay ride this year with a friend (I'd ride that far alone) :lol:[/quote]

It'll be good to see another young person out there.

I don't think I saw anyone under 16 do it last year.
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Re: How far do you ride?

Postby ColinOldnCranky » Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:42 pm

According to google I rode 79km themonth just gone.

Hmmmmm. It was 550.

to add insult to injury it reported 13km of walking. Who only walks Less than500 metres in in a day?

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