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Riders on the Storm: Orlando, Florida Airport Time Trial Race Series #2 with dramatic hyperbole.

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“Into this house we’re born, into this world we’re thrown”…. Riders on the Storm indeed. On July 18, 2017, Orlando Riders and Runners  presented number two in the Central Florida Time Trial bicycle racing series under tempestuous turbulence and seething stratocumulous squalls.  

These events draw an incredibly diverse pool of participants of all abilities, all ages with the common goal of just riding a bike as hard as they can and having fun doing it….

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Gevenalle Cyclocross CX 1×11 speed shifter, how to install brake cables

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Our first stop for this season’s 2017 cyclocross Cannonade SuperX vessel using the freakin’ brilliant Gevenalle CX 11 speed shifters. Total cassette dump is imminent.

Just a brake cable install today, shift-o-matic recon in the next installment.

Visit the Goat at www.gevenalle.com

 

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Tour de Flagler, the sequel.. ride report, bike checks, mugshots, 7 scraggly beards and thunderstorm bets

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Saturday, July 8th was the second running of the Tour de Flagler. The 30+ mile Tour entails two of Central Florida’s premier MTB trails with a bit of road, sidewalk, multi-use trail, and dirt doubletrack connecting the two. Also in the route are two bridge climbs in the blazing sun which everyone genuinely looks forward to as the highlights of the day.

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Every ride doesn’t have to be a ball buster…Tiger Bay State Forest multi-strata easy day

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Every ride doesn’t have to be a ball buster…as much as the chest puffers may object, there is intrinsic value in a slow day. After a few consecutive tough rides with the young guns, three of us ol’ timers declined on storming the adjacent town’s “A” ride (where charging through a red light is considered a breakaway)…..leave that to the young guns.

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the Cockroach, 1994 Cannondale Delta V singlespeed cyclocross vessel

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The bastard love child of a Quadangle and a pogo stick.

Never knowing love, scorned as the bastard love child of a Quadangle and a pogo stick, the insurmountable Cockroach, resilient to decades of neglect, abuse and debauchery. Purchased new in 1994, this here Cannondale Delta V, complete with the often mocked Headshok system has proven to be the most seaworthy vessel of the fleet. 

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