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October 9, 2009/ Maria Parker I have been doing longer and longer daily rides and did a 200 mile ride last weekend in preparation for the October 10th record attempt. I find the long rides really challenging. The last 200...
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October 9, 2009/ Maria Parker Finally, it’s the night before. We’ve had Doug Burton here all day today and most of yesterday tuning my bike, and Jim’s (for a back up). I’ve got my water, goo, and tea bottles filled,...
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October 1, 2009/ Maria Parker Yesterday morning I did my last Spinerval, Suffer-o-rama work-out before the record attemp. Spinervals are DVD bike work-outs that you do on your bike trainer in front of your TV. I have a Cruzbike Sofrider...
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August 11, 2009/ Maria Parker I’ve had several firsts since the last time I blogged. I’ve felt really puffed up lately because I have been doing more and more miles. I even did a 150 mile ride completely on my...
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