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Old 09-13-04, 08:00 AM
05 Roubaix Comp Double
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Originally Posted by ruchai
1. What type of bikes do 50+ folks ride?

I given my youngest son a Klein Performance roadbike and a Gary Fisher Sugar3 on my 74th birthday. I am now riding a Giant Revive semi-recumbent and a Giant Halfway folder.

2. Do you take any special supplements/vitamins/minerals as you have grown older?

Multivitamins, vit E, selenium, and fish oil.

3. How much do you feel you have "slowed down" if any?

I used to ride my road bike 50 km/day when I was in my fiftiies, bow I ride 15 km/day.

4. How long have you been biking? New, around a while, biked all your life?

Since I was 4 years old. I biked all my life.

5. What type of biking do you do? Long rides, touring, short rec rides, commute, tour, race?

I used to comute but now mostly for exercises.

6. How often do you bike? Your approximate annual mileage?

I bike practically every day. About 4-5 thoundsands kms/year.

7. Do you do any other type of physical activities - weight lifting, skiing, running, etc.?

1. I ride the same as under 50 ride.
2. Any age should be taking that stuff.
3. Faster and longer. LOL
4. As a kid,stopped, did some more,stopped,did more and didnt stop.
5. Ride for fun and health.
6.100 miles a wwk,4days.
7. I work 5 days a aweek and walk fast for most of the 8 hour days,some heavy lifting.
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