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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:09 am 
Mr Benn
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Saturday, 12hrs of wedding through a viewfinder. Sunday. Arms don't work. Legs do. Tired though. One layer warm. Roll into consciousness, drop into woods. Breathe fresh pine. Stop. Observe. Immerse. Pee. clip in. Go. Climb up high. Chalk is warm. No mountain bikers up here anymore. Probably all in wales. Nice. Less is more good. Refill water. Avoid village festival. Backroads and paths home. Bump into KleinMadChris. A meeting of ti. Emergency Banana. No punctures beats last Sunday's 4. Home. Late lunch. Sun comes out. Best ride of my life.


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:10 am 
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:11 am 
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:15 am 
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 10:20 am 
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8) One man and his bike, I love doing these sort of adventures!


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 11:04 am 
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Great work

How did this bike fare on the trails you rode?

Is the 2 bikes photo photoshopped??


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 11:24 am 
Mr Benn
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cyfa2809 wrote:
Great work

How did this bike fare on the trails you rode?

Is the 2 bikes photo photoshopped??



It rides fine on my local mtb loop. and no p'shopping.

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2011 9:24 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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First of all... A Fantastic way to desribe your day. I read it all :lol: Looks like you had a proper machine to do the ride as well.


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2011 9:33 pm 
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that 3 tonne stem looks heavy gus. :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 9:20 am 
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jonnyboy666 wrote:
that 3 tonne stem looks heavy gus. :wink:


155g.

bit on the hefty side, but it has nice graphics and is the right angle. :wink: (note prioirty there... :lol: )


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