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First time back

Discussion in 'Commuting' started by Keith Oates, 15 Feb 2008.

  1. Keith Oates

    Keith Oates Janner

    Location:
    Penarth, Wales
    I have been off the bike for about a month for various reasons but today I got out and did a 42K ride, what a good feeling it was to get the pedals turning again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  2. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

    Location:
    O' slO'
    Temporarily back in England, and as I haven't cycled for months, bought an old Specialised hack bike to keep me busy for the next 3-4 weeks whilst I'm here.
    Just had a quick spin so far, and it felt great, but I don't like riding in 'civvy clothes', so I'll have to buy some more kit. Shame! :smile:
    Hope to do 2-3 hours a day.
    Anyone know any good rides in the Exeter area?
     
  3. Tetedelacourse

    Tetedelacourse New Member

    Location:
    Rosyth
    Maureen in Torquay will give you a good seeing to.:smile:

    Did you get that book?
     
  4. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

    Location:
    O' slO'
    I'll be too knackered when I get there! :angry:

    Yep, thanks, Tete! Just finishing 'Rough Ride' then I'll get stuck into it!
     
  5. Tetedelacourse

    Tetedelacourse New Member

    Location:
    Rosyth
     
  6. ChrisKH

    ChrisKH Shorts Adjustment Expert

    Location:
    Essex
    Talking of books, the following books are available (as long as you pass them along to other Cycle Chat subscribers):-

    Kimmage - Rough Ride
    Armstrong - It's not about the bike (courtesy of Tete)
    Armstrong - Every second counts (courtesy of Tete)
    Coyle: Lance Armstrong - Tour de Force (Times correspondent writes about the Man - recently found in bookcase)

    Any takers?
     
  7. yenrod

    yenrod Guest

    Theirs nowt better than feeling those pedals for the 1st time in quite a while !
     
  8. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

    Location:
    O' slO'
    ChrisKH!
    You've got a pm! Do you know what it is yet? :smile: