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Need to get my biking butt in gear!

Friday, August 06, 2010

Last summer I put 200 miles on my bike. My goal was to do at least that number of miles again this summer. I'm not even close! I only have about 60 miles so far. It's going to take a lot of biking in the next couple months to achieve my goal. I hope the weather gets cooler soon and I hope we have a nice long, beautiful fall.

My problem is that I have to drive about 20 miles just to get to a trail. Well, that isn't really a problem because I usually end up in town a couple times a week. I guess I just need to put my bike on the back of my car more often.

I'll let you know how it goes. Wish me luck!

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  • SOLUCKY12
    Now I get your biking comment. Go Terry! I admire your goal. First hiking and now biking!

    By the way, Trader Joe's supposed to open Nov 1 or before. They are really working on several stores at One Pacific, hoping to have a grand opening for the whole center.
    3679 days ago
  • SHRIMPCHIC
    That sounds so fun! It's all flat land where I live!
    3705 days ago
  • LDYBRIELLE
    You can do it! Just keep that bike on your car if you can! Sometimes it just seems like so much work getting ready to bike..hehehe..like find my helmet! I lose everything. So now I just keep it all inside the car in the trunk, everything I would need to bike except my water so if you can't keep the bike on your vehicle, you can at least have everything else packed up.
    3720 days ago
  • ASMPP1
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    3730 days ago
  • KE11YJAE
    Good luck! Hopefully you can get at least some of those miles back on that back!
    3730 days ago
  • OVERWORKEDJANET
    Sounds like you live far away from the crowds! For me, if I rode a bike, which is not so safe here, I would be jockeying for space on the highways to get good miles in.
    3730 days ago
  • CHRISGETTINGFIT
    Good luck with the biking! I've been after myself to do the same - and I can just bike out my door on bike lanes and country roads - and trails a few miles away! (just have to get the tires pumped up) - that's on my agenda for September, after my trips this month.
    You'll get 200 miles on in no time - it's just great you have a goal!

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    3730 days ago
  • MOM-OF-SIX
    I wish we had trails here in Mo Valley! I'd have my whole family on bikes all the time if we did.
    3731 days ago
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