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Old 08-28-19, 11:08 AM
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Hello from Iowa

I found Bike Forum when researching a 1980 Schwinn Voyager 11.8 with chrome finish that I purchased at a garage sale. I have been a casual biker for years, commuting to work during the warmer months and occasionally trail riding for fun. Last year I bought a new Specialize Sequoia. The quality of the bike has encouraged me to do more long distance riding. I have completed two days of RAGBRAI last year and again this year and have done a couple of century rides. If I go a couple of days without being able to ride at least 10 miles I get depressed. I am looking forward to learning from and contributing to Bike Forum.
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Old 08-28-19, 11:15 AM
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Welcome. Getting upset after not riding a few days means you’re hooked. But that’s hooked in a good way.
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Old 08-29-19, 06:38 AM
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Welcome from another Iowa resident. Sounds like you are on well your way to more bike time.
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Lots of folks here from Iowa. You should spend some time in the C&V forum where people talk about and ride older bikes. You have a really good one.
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Old 08-30-19, 05:59 PM
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Oh I know how it is to not ride.. It's like a nervousness for me LOL

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