Old 11-13-20, 09:45 AM
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CargoDane
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Originally Posted by gene99 View Post
Cargo, My original comment was meant in a light hearted way. And, whether you choose to recognize it or not, "suffering" that ennobles great racers (and lesser ones too) has been an element of cycling as a sport, and a large part of its mythology, since the beginnings of the Tour de France. I happily view cycling as a big tent that can include sport, transportation, design and innovation and even political action. I choose to recognize all of them. I have suffered on the bike; I recommend you try it some time.
I have already said I suffer at times, and that I like cycling despite of it. I will let the rest of the parts I bolded stand there.
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