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Old 01-31-13, 10:12 AM
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Originally Posted by jimmuller View Post
IIRC, Mr. Kerry has ridden the Pan Mass Challenge, perhaps this past year. That's roughly 200 miles in two days for the entire route, though I don't know how much he did. On the other hand, one can argue that everything a politician does has some small amount of political-stunt motivation.
He rides the PMC every year. I took these shots riding the 2011 PMC of the Senator and some other cyclist that has also been in the news lately.



Politics aside, Kerry is fast (especially for a 68 year old): we were the first 4 finishers out of 6000+ that year (me on the right)

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Old 01-31-13, 10:31 AM
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Impressive indeed. Shame he didn't win that other race. Also, orange Serotta's are really nice.
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Old 01-31-13, 12:39 PM
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Kerry does have a Serotta, but the bike he has used for the PMC for the last few years (and the one in the pic) is a custom painted bright orange Cervelo. Hard to see in the pics, but it has ghosted flames on the headtube.
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Old 01-31-13, 12:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Rocket-Sauce View Post
Politics aside, Kerry is fast (especially for a 68 year old): we were the first 4 finishers out of 6000+ that year (me on the right).
My hat is off to you. Very impressive!

I'd love to ride the PMC but 1. I've never ridden that far in two days before so I'd be challenging myself (which I'd love to do), 2. the entry fee is steep, even though it is all for a good cause, and 3. the 4:30AM start is not much less than half a night's sleep before I usually get up!
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Originally Posted by jimmuller View Post
My hat is off to you. Very impressive!

I'd love to ride the PMC but 1. I've never ridden that far in two days before so I'd be challenging myself (which I'd love to do), 2. the entry fee is steep, even though it is all for a good cause, and 3. the 4:30AM start is not much less than half a night's sleep before I usually get up!
All I can say is that it is definitely worth it.
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Someone's gotta say it - Nice front rack!
Yeah, butt the rear is flat.
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Here's Bogart standing next to a bike... and - WAIT A MINUTE - THAT'S AUDREY HEPBURN AGAIN!



Looks like the same bike as in the other photos too.
Bogart was a Schwinn man. Ill bet he got her that Schwinn for free! Audry.......what can I say about her that already hasn't been said.
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Old 02-01-13, 01:54 AM
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Cant post that without this.
Thank you for that, Grim! Great from beginning to end.
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Originally Posted by DiabloScott View Post
Here's Bogart standing next to a bike... and - WAIT A MINUTE - THAT'S AUDREY HEPBURN AGAIN!



Looks like the same bike as in the other photos too.
It's so worth re-visiting this thread just to see Audrey Hepburn's pics.....There will never be another one like her. So nice to see these pics when she was still brightening up the world with her mega cuteness!
My crush for her never faded since I was a kid seeing her old movies and I swear, I'd melt into a blubbering fool where I stand if I ever met her face to face!....
I bet even Bogey might lose his cool if he hung around near her long enough...looks like he might even be avoiding eye contact with her in this pic??..

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...looks like he might even be avoiding eye contact with her in this pic??..

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Nah, just seeing if he can catch a reflection off of the chrome crank arms.
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Well, I almost forgive her crimes against music.
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v brakes? NEEEERRD
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v brakes? NEEEERRD
I would be more concerned with that cable coming out of the right lever!
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I would be more concerned with that cable coming out of the right lever!
You were looking at the brake lever?
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what kinda bike?
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Well, I almost forgive her crimes against music.
YOU TAKE THAT BACK, KATIE PERRY IS AN ANGEL SENT FROM HEAVEN.

I watch her videos with the sound turned off.
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I know there are a few Tampa Bay Bucs players that commute to practice on bicycles, but can't find any picks of them. LeBron James is also a big on cycling to keep in shape.
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KATIE PERRY IS AN ANGEL SENT FROM HEAVEN.

...at least you knew who it was.
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https://m.vanityfair.com/politics/fea...hitchens200402

Christopher Hitchens riding a bike to protest against the ridiculous NY both-feet-on-the-pedals law. Pretty minor target for the man who tackled kissinger and mother teresa, but sharp and right as always.
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https://m.vanityfair.com/politics/fea...hitchens200402

Christopher Hitchens riding a bike to protest against the ridiculous NY both-feet-on-the-pedals law. Pretty minor target for the man who tackled kissinger and mother teresa, but sharp and right as always.
His faith based atheism I found illogical and mean spirited. Otherwise a good entertainer and thinker.

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