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Old 06-28-20, 10:16 AM
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Cycling in birthday suit?

anyone here ever do rides in your birthday suit? eg those world naked rides?
or do a mt bike trail ride away from many people in your birthday suit?

let's hear your stories this could be fun
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Old 06-28-20, 10:20 AM
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no.
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Old 06-28-20, 10:28 AM
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No way, bad enough my scaring the world in riding naked, but worse with my possibly having road rash tattoos as an addition.
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Old 06-28-20, 10:29 AM
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Originally Posted by CanadianBiker32 View Post
anyone here ever do rides in your birthday suit? eg those world naked rides?
or do a mt bike trail ride away from many people in your birthday suit?

let's hear your stories this could be fun
yes, I ride nude if I feel I am alone on a back road bike trail and I swim nude too when I can
at the very least in public I wear my very tight(size:small) cycling shorts but no tops...
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Old 06-28-20, 10:37 AM
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I'll pass on that.
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Old 06-28-20, 10:46 AM
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If you start the worldwide naked bike ride in Portland thinking you'll stay partially clothed, you'll soon feel like a pretender. Then you'll notice the creepers and middle aged oglers along the route. At that point, going natural seems the best way of clarifying your position.
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Old 06-28-20, 10:48 AM
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as long as you wear a mask.......
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Old 06-28-20, 11:47 AM
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as long as you wear a mask.......
. . . and a diaper.

I'm thinking Covid can pass out of both ends.

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Old 06-28-20, 01:31 PM
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Originally Posted by CanadianBiker32 View Post
anyone here ever do rides in your birthday suit? eg those world naked rides?
or do a mt bike trail ride away from many people in your birthday suit?

let's hear your stories this could be fun
See: World Naked Bicycling ride day https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Naked_Bike_Ride it's a group thing...
https://www.oregonlive.com/portland/...-portland.html
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Old 06-28-20, 01:31 PM
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Originally Posted by CanadianBiker32 View Post
anyone here ever do rides in your birthday suit? eg those world naked rides?
or do a mt bike trail ride away from many people in your birthday suit?

let's hear your stories this could be fun
Clothing has a practical use other than covering up private bits.

I don't wear work gloves when swimming, thus I also likewise don't ride bare skinned on a bike saddle. some stuff in life just makes sense to do, not because society says to.

Kind of like breathing, In the nose, out through the mouth, but try to tell a mouth breather that. Apparently not everyone is going to be practical.
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Old 06-28-20, 02:21 PM
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Silly thread.....but to answer your question. No I wouldn't do it.
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Old 06-28-20, 02:56 PM
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We were at a party downtown last year, and at around midnight we were leaving and out of nowhere and least 50-60 people start showing up on bikes stopping in a lot across the street. It took a minute for me to realize that they were mostly/fully naked. It was bizarre.
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Old 06-28-20, 03:07 PM
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No pictures please.

And I'd be careful in the woods for poison ivy.
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I've done the Portland ride about half a dozen times. Only significant issue riding is sitting down. Some of us have to do that with care. (Cooler temps, hence nighttime rides, helps a lot.) Now I do ride seats that work well for me and I do not need (or even want) additional padding so no shorts isn't an issue for me on that score.

It feels creepy to me to not be fully natural there. As soon as I arrive and I am far enough into the crowd to be out of sight of passers by, I strip. Then all is fine.
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Old 06-28-20, 03:32 PM
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a nude beach in person is not the same as a nude beach on a google search!

in person it's more like a Beached whale club gathering......
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Old 06-29-20, 10:25 AM
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I just donít understand needing that much attention.
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Old 06-29-20, 10:39 AM
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a nude beach in person is not the same as a nude beach on a google search!

in person it's more like a Beached whale club gathering......
I learned that quickly the first time I visited Nice, France, which, thank god, was only topless.
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I would enjoy the freedom.

Only reason I don't is that people get offended and I might get arrested. Plus don't want to force some poor parent to explain that to their kids.

I did look into a bike ride naked rally but too much of a freak show.
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Old 06-29-20, 05:21 PM
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Ow, no.

(I suppose it would be inappropriate to post the Bicycle Race music video here... )
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Originally Posted by CanadianBiker32 View Post
anyone here ever do rides in your birthday suit? eg those world naked rides?
or do a mt bike trail ride away from many people in your birthday suit?

let's hear your stories this could be fun
Note to self: never buy a used saddle from CanadianBiker32......
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Old 06-29-20, 05:33 PM
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I've ridden nude. And played nude golf.

But haven't done either in 45 years.
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Originally Posted by shrimp123 View Post
as long as you wear a mask.......
No way! I eschew underwear for the same reason I don't wear a mask.

https://www.indiatoday.in/world/stor...894-2020-06-26
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Pass on that, I reckon!

Here in the Algarve, Portugal, nudity is largely accepted on beaches - topless is the norm, so plenty of topless women around and full nude is common on select beaches although you'll see it on mainstream beaches too occasionally. I've done the beach nude thing but only in the non-tourist season and it was just my wife and I on a secluded beach we needed our MTB's to get to. I'm comfortable with my body but not one for display! I do swim naked in my pool though. It is private from the neighbours and it is just easier for drying off when you want to keep dipping in and out of it to cool off and not have to worry about wet swim-shorts.
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Old 06-30-20, 11:35 AM
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Naked riding in small towns or rural areas would not be well received.

I've never really lived in a big city, more rural is my thing.
I DO like to be able to pee outside without worrying about my neighbors, meaning I prefer to live on large and forested lots
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