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 Post subject: The intro thing
PostPosted: Mon Aug 15, 2011 4:57 am 
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Hi all. Doing the intro like we all should have, i have been a watcher of the site for a while and im getting nearer to the freak side of weight weenies than i like. but thankfully im 16 so i cant afford anything. Anyway im mainly a roadie, sprinter generally. but i do enjoy a good fixie ride, and especially mountain biking (im a freak on a single speed as well). in the family we have lost count of bikes. but here is my favourite. :D


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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
PostPosted: Mon Aug 15, 2011 6:08 am 
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Welcome!

Love the tan sidewall tires.

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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
PostPosted: Tue Aug 16, 2011 4:58 am 
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Look sharp. Welcome.

At 16 y/o, I recall wanting to put Ultegra on seriously ancient Centurion something or other. The bike was old then, much less now! I think you're way ahead of the game with your bike(s).

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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
PostPosted: Tue Aug 16, 2011 8:55 am 
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prendrefeu wrote:
Welcome!

Love the tan sidewall tires.


looked at the "tan" just before. its more mud now

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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
PostPosted: Tue Aug 16, 2011 8:56 am 
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Johnny Rad wrote:
Look sharp. Welcome.

At 16 y/o, I recall wanting to put Ultegra on seriously ancient Centurion something or other. The bike was old then, much less now! I think you're way ahead of the game with your bike(s).


this is one of the nice bikes in the juniors category in NZ but some of the others spend serious $$, there are a couple on di2!!! cant afford the matching deep wheels yet :(

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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
PostPosted: Thu Aug 25, 2011 8:20 am 
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Welcomes. Also really digging the tan sidewalls. They just look so right!


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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
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Hi! My name is Claude and I live in the province of Quebec. I came on this site from a link of my pal Louis. I had a Devinci Sylverstone last year but recently bought a PedalForce CG2. Here it is...

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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
PostPosted: Fri Sep 23, 2011 2:35 am 
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Hi everyone,
Long time reader, short time poster. I'm located in Adelaide, South Australia. Mainly a road rider and when work permits, race as a veteran. My main bike is a 2007 Cannondale Synapse Carbon SL1 with Dura Ace 7800, SLR saddle and Looke Keos. Wheels are Enve 45Cs/CX Rays/Alchemy Elf/Orc. As you will notice, I am quite tall - the frame is a 63.


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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
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Howzit guys
Mtb'er and "part time" roadie from zimbabwe, now settled in Perth, Australia. I work in a bike shop so, with staff discounts, i pretty much spend what i earn :)


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 Post subject: Re: The intro thing
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My name is Scott, I am an engineer and have taken up cycling as a way to get back in shape. I ride every Saturday, (coffee ride) with my work buddies and have really enjoyed my time on the bike.

Here's my rides.

2010 Look 595

2010 Time RXR


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