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by Marylander
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:33 am
Forum: Announcements and Help
Topic: New member in Annandale, VA looking forward to joining some DAMN rides
Replies: 5
Views: 179

Re: New member in Annandale, VA looking forward to joining some DAMN rides

Welcome! I used to bicycle commute from college park to rockville with a similar round trip. I kind of miss it but I live stupid far from work now and am not about to do a 110+ mile daily round trip. :screwy:
by Marylander
Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: More DAMN practice
Replies: 31
Views: 1511

Re: More DAMN practice

beejaytee wrote:
Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:36 am
440 no gas
I'd say, if you really do want to try it, that you'd better get it right. :lol2:
by Marylander
Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: More DAMN practice
Replies: 31
Views: 1511

Re: More DAMN practice

beejaytee wrote:I have some knobbies on the 990 now. I'm curious how it'll do over this thing. [emoji48]


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Sounds like a good idea to me. What does the 990 weigh?

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by Marylander
Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Flea Market
Topic: FS 2000 KX250 $1000
Replies: 1
Views: 212

Re: FS 2000 KX250 $1000

The bike is sold.

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by Marylander
Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: More DAMN practice
Replies: 31
Views: 1511

Re: More DAMN practice

Right, the intent was to jam my front wheel into the log compressing the suspension and then getting some bounce back to get over smoothly. That's what I did from the other side. I just screwed it up when going uphill. I was nervous as it looks worse from that direction. Sent from my LG-H871 using T...
by Marylander
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: More DAMN practice
Replies: 31
Views: 1511

Re: More DAMN practice

Kirk doing the log from the difficult side https://youtu.be/4_Tt059jfeI I finally downloaded this video and watched it frame by frame. That made it easy to see how I screwed up. My front wheel never touched the log so the bike's first contact was the bottom of the bike/back tire which caused the fr...
by Marylander
Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:36 am
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: St John's 8/12
Replies: 47
Views: 1522

Re: St John's 8/12

Rut Row wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:27 am
Marylander wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:11 am
Rut Row wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:28 am
btw, your friends can also hike the Braddock Trail or the Savage Mountain Trail
Huh, are either of those accessible from the parking area?
yes.
Cool, I may have one of my kids tag along so she can hike whenever I actually get out there.
by Marylander
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:11 am
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: St John's 8/12
Replies: 47
Views: 1522

Re: St John's 8/12

Rut Row wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:28 am
btw, your friends can also hike the Braddock Trail or the Savage Mountain Trail
Huh, are either of those accessible from the parking area?
by Marylander
Wed Aug 02, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: Three Springs Enduro - August 6th - PA
Replies: 41
Views: 1704

Re: Three Springs Enduro - August 6th - PA

MountAiryRiders wrote:
Wed Aug 02, 2017 5:04 pm
Are you racing Marylander?
I tend to have "issues" in races. :lol2: One of these days I'd like to defeat those demons but it won't be this weekend.
by Marylander
Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: DAMN Rides, Trips and Events
Topic: Three Springs Enduro - August 6th - PA
Replies: 41
Views: 1704

Re: Three Springs Enduro - August 6th - PA

drtjumper wrote:
Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:55 am
The target mph is making it look like a really fast course if I am reading things correctly.
That's the idea. Almost everyone will lose time. Only the fastest will meet or get close to the goal pace.