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    I bet you're back at school Monday, much like me....

    I bet you're back at school Monday, much like me.



    Do it. No regrets after moving it all up here.
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    I also rode 20 miles are KT today, must've missed...

    I also rode 20 miles are KT today, must've missed ya.
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    I did 2 rides there this week with a buddy; first...

    I did 2 rides there this week with a buddy; first ride we had no idea where to go so we climbed up the lower trails, then up Paine Mt trail then to up to the summit. Brutal climbing up, such a dick...
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    My cousin has 3 kids from 3 different dads. One...

    My cousin has 3 kids from 3 different dads. One dad is dead from an OD, another dad is in jail.


    Does that count?


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    290762 Weather and trail conditions have been...

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    Weather and trail conditions have been all time lately.




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    Ah, you were the "some dude" aid station! You...

    Ah, you were the "some dude" aid station! You guys killed it with the maple lemon iced tea (something like that) and nutella and PB sammies. Nice calories that carried me thru to the next stop. ...
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    Rooted VT gravel race was a blast yesterday,...

    Rooted VT gravel race was a blast yesterday, couldn't ask for better weather either. A couple buddies and I did the 82 mile loop with 8k of vert. in a little over 6 hours of moving time. Definitely...
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    Iíll be there for all 85 miles. Iíll certainly...

    Iíll be there for all 85 miles. Iíll certainly say hi.


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    Kinda depends. Mowing the lawn? PBR pounder...

    Kinda depends.

    Mowing the lawn? PBR pounder
    Midday drinking? Lawson's Super Session
    At the local bar and don't want to get too hammered? Hill Farmstead Edward or Works of Love
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    Never a dull moment poking around VT today. One...

    Never a dull moment poking around VT today. One of the few ďpavedĒ roads we came across.

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    Peacham Fall Fondo is the same weekend, 9/21. I...

    Peacham Fall Fondo is the same weekend, 9/21. I hope to do that instead.
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    That's sweet - especially the R steering wheel. ...

    That's sweet - especially the R steering wheel. I always thought it'd be the perfect swap to take the plaid seats, powertrain and suspension out of my GTI and swap them into my wife's Alltrack. ...
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    ....and Circumburke is canceled but they seem...

    ....and Circumburke is canceled but they seem confident it'll be sorted out for next year(?) E mail today:

    "Dear Circumburker,
    In a combined decision, the Kingdom Trail Association and the...
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    19 NE - It's all up from here

    I may take you up on that next week; Iím off so Iíll be looking to ride some new spots. Iíll shoot you a PM.

    Laps - Iíll see you at Rooted, this time Iíll be on a real gravel bike with a...
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    19 NE - It's all up from here

    ^^^looks impressive, Iíve been meaning to get down to check that out, maybe next week.

    Had a great dawn ride at Millstone this morning. Been a hell of a summer for riding bikes.

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    Iíve seen 2, 40-50 lb ďcoyotesĒ in my yard in the...

    Iíve seen 2, 40-50 lb ďcoyotesĒ in my yard in the last couple years. Iím no animal expert but these were much bigger than any coyote Iíve seen. One got within 100 ft of me last summer while I was...
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    Okay, the interior and build quality will be shit...

    Okay, the interior and build quality will be shit and it has the prestige of a Pontiac compared to Euro supercars but I canít wait to see this thing on a track with the standard import super cars. ...
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    Is it realistic that you can walk into a Chevy...

    Is it realistic that you can walk into a Chevy dealer and walk out with a mid engine, sub 3 second 0-60 car for $60k?

    If thatís the case, fuck yeah - at a quick glance it looks like a Ferrari...
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    Dealer markup will be insane on this car when it...

    Dealer markup will be insane on this car when it hits the market and idiots will pay it.


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  20. Thanks for the summarizing endless MTBR forum in...

    Thanks for the summarizing endless MTBR forum in one post.


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    According to R&T, VW is killing the Golf wagons...

    According to R&T, VW is killing the Golf wagons for 2019 in favor of (guess what!??) more SUfuckingVs.

    I figured VW was selling these like crazy; Alltacks are all over the place around here. I...
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    19 NE - It's all up from here

    I remember racing DH at Spat ní Kill back in college and always leaving with some sort of injury. That place is an old school chunk fest.

    Heal up quick.

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    Its absurd they announced the GRX group back in...

    Its absurd they announced the GRX group back in May for a late June release and dealers still have no idea when it will be available.

    Iím all in for SRAM but youíll have to pry XT disc brakes from...
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    Iím out for that weekend; Iíve got the Ride the...

    Iím out for that weekend; Iíve got the Ride the Ridges 100k on the 8th.


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    I could be into that for at least one day. Letís...

    I could be into that for at least one day. Letís make it happen.


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    Shimano announces the new GRX group back in the...

    Shimano announces the new GRX group back in the spring, they say availability will be mid June. I'm scrolling through Jenson USA and see the GRX cranks, says they will ship in 2 weeks, I order a...
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    Any of you Mainers have a big (50+ miles)...

    Any of you Mainers have a big (50+ miles) gravel/mixed surface route around Augusta? I'm over that way visiting in laws next weekend and would like to get in a big ride to prep for Rooted VT. ...
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    Yep, I was just thinking this the other day when...

    Yep, I was just thinking this the other day when simply adjusting the angle of my bar - dropper lever is a 3mm, shifter is a 5mm and brake levers are 4mm.
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    ^I've got a couple riding buddies who go through...

    ^I've got a couple riding buddies who go through e13 cassettes like clean underwear.
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    Did you get to those forest service roads behind...

    Did you get to those forest service roads behind Stratton? I pedaled those a while back and it was rougher than expected but still an adventure.

    I also attempted a ďshortĒ grinder around your...
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    Your usual slow cooker chili recipe but throw in...

    Your usual slow cooker chili recipe but throw in a cup of strong coffee and/or powdered cocoa.


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    19 NE - It's all up from here

    Iíve got my eye on the newly redesigned Hightower and the latest Ibis Ripley. Iím working in finding a Ripley demo very soon.

    I saw that Cross VT ride on Strava this morning; great route. ...
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    If anyone is interested, I'm going to be putting...

    If anyone is interested, I'm going to be putting my large Hightower C frame up for sale soon. It's been ridden for 3 seasons and has seen plenty of use but works perfectly. New hardware, new shock...
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    I had a big route planned to day connecting Cady...

    I had a big route planned to day connecting Cady Hill to Littler River to Trapp but an active landslide in Little River cut my route a bit short. A park ranger I talked to said the trail that slid...
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    Finally got around to riding Cochranís this...

    Finally got around to riding Cochranís this morning. Holy shit, what a great trail network. Crazy vert too; I managed nearly 2400 ft. in 9 miles. Iíll be back here very soon.

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    Doing some promotion here for my co-worker who...

    Doing some promotion here for my co-worker who organizes this gravel ride every year. Proceeds go to the Cabot, VT youth mentoring program. I did the 100 km last year and it was amazing. Stellar...
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    I think reliable and effective hydro disc brakes...

    I think reliable and effective hydro disc brakes might rival dropper posts for most significant tech in the last 20 years. Hayes brakes of the early 2000s blew my mind after using v-brakes and...
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    I'm in the same boat with my '16 Hightower. The new 140 mm Hightower and 120 mm Tallboy are due out 7/2. Its worth waiting for either of those bikes to see how they've changed the reach, STA, HTA,...
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    .......and I thought I was the only one who...

    .......and I thought I was the only one who despises large group rides. Keep groups to 5 or less or else you're clogging up the trail and fucking it up for everyone you encounter.
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    Kinda unrelated, but I ran into a guy over the...

    Kinda unrelated, but I ran into a guy over the weekend who had a 6 speed stick swapped into a twin turbo V8 RS6 sedan. Dude was prob in his 60s and said he did the swap himself in his garage. He...
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    Adding a bunch of hops for preservation that...

    Adding a bunch of hops for preservation that indirectly resulted in delicious hoppy ales is ideal compared to flat, warm, bitter English beer. Beer in England is terrible and its ironic they created...
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    Looks like they make a new "Boost" version of...

    Looks like they make a new "Boost" version of that bike, maybe ask for a whole new rear end if it fits?

    I would be a pain in the ass push them on that shotty recommendation for a fix. A 2 year...
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    I was planning on the Raid Lamoille but then I...

    I was planning on the Raid Lamoille but then I saw on the website they "require" riders average 14 mph but its not a race (?). I'm still interested in doing it but will be that guy in baggies...
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    I heard the same from a guy I ride with who's a...

    I heard the same from a guy I ride with who's a buyer for a shop. Spec will require a significant portion of every thing in shop carries their name which basically chokes other brands out from the...
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    I was just looking at that and I was also shocked...

    I was just looking at that and I was also shocked at the price. Its also only 26 pounds and does not look like it has a motor. E mountain bikes will be in this territory soon.
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    I sold a 303 RDH to a guy simply because it was...

    I sold a 303 RDH to a guy simply because it was Yeti and he had 2 others. He showed up and said it was the only Yeti DH bike for sale in the area and he needed it to "match" his 2 other bikes. He...
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    My co-worker has started this diet of...

    My co-worker has started this diet of intermittent fasting and talks about it quite a bit. He used to say (like a normal person) "Time for lunch!" Now he says "Time to break my fast!"
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    Fuck, it poured here last night. Not the best...

    Fuck, it poured here last night. Not the best timing considering I got a crew coming up ride this weekend. Come on sun!!!!!!!!
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    Throw a DSG in that Allroad and Iíd be sold. ...

    Throw a DSG in that Allroad and Iíd be sold.


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    https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a27746256/audi-a...

    https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a27746256/audi-a6-allroad-wagon-photos-info/

    The new Allroad might be coming back to the US. Could wagons be making a comeback?
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