Little Pleasures.

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Jodee1kenobi, 31 Jul 2012.

  1. Jodee1kenobi

    Jodee1kenobi Well-Known Member

  2. Oxo

    Oxo Veteran

    West Yorkshire
    Going uphill I'm a bit like Wiggo, but that's only when he's trying to keep up with Chris Froome
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  3. MrJamie

    MrJamie Oaf on a Bike

    I can't help myself chasing other cyclists, it makes me really competitive for some reason.

    Also another beneift to being in normal sportswear on a mtb, dont think many really think twice about being overtaken by skinny guy in lycra on a roadie :smile:
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  4. Rickshaw Phil

    Rickshaw Phil Overconfidentii Vulgaris Moderator

    It's an enjoyable thing chasing someone down and I'm sure a lot of us do it from time to time. I recently got a buzz out of chasing down a group of roadies who were being very serious, slipstreaming and each taking a turn at the front.:evil: The one at the back lost contact with the group and I managed to pass him and was gaining with the rest but they turned off just before I caught them. Spoilsports.:whistle:
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  5. ComedyPilot

    ComedyPilot Secret Lemonade Drinker

    I hardly see any other cyclists, and when I do, I'm the one being overtaken (on my butterfly barred Dawes tourer, picnic and flask in the pannier, iPod playing on the speaker). But, and it's a big one, I can up the pace if needs be, and sit there on their tail all day.......... they usually turn off, or stop.

    I am not a racer, but I can chug along fully loaded all day at 12-15mph.

    Horses/courses and all that
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  6. OP

    Jodee1kenobi Well-Known Member

    I'm not normally ^_^ , just for some reason that day I thought I'd see if I could. :rolleyes:
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