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A change of scenery May 14, 2009

Posted by goirishgorebels in General.
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Brianna had her last soccer game of the spring season tonight and rain is expected the next few day.  What does that add up to?  A new route to see my girls last game of the season.

I mapped  out a route which took me from home to Mike Rose Soccer in Collierville.  It was nice to have a change of scenery.  Some of the roads I had never even driven before today.  Most were back roads.  Some lined with big trees and quiet roads.  It was a little warm today, but the wind made it comfortable.  The bad part about the wind is it makes it hard to ride with it pushing you backward.  It was a good 22 mile ride, however the wind slowed my speed down to just over 12mph.  I have to remind myself, I’m not in a race, but a ride.  It’s more important for me to endure and finish than to break the speed of sound.

If anyone is interested in riding with me, please let me know.  I would love to have some company.

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1. Karen - May 15, 2009

Saturday morning 8 am from outlet mall in Lakeland. Great group to ride with, lots of entertainment and laughs and the route is good as well. Try it out.

2. goirishgorebels - May 16, 2009

Thanks, Karen. That would be great, however I am having some mechanical issues. Read the post above and let me know if it is ok to ride. If so, I would love to go out tomorrow.

3. goirishgorebels - May 17, 2009

BTW, who are you? I don’t recognize the email.

4. Karen - May 19, 2009

I don’t think we know each other. I am riding in Death Valley and stumbled across your page here and thought I would invite you out with us.

5. goirishgorebels - May 20, 2009

Nice to meet you. I actually spoke with Vic from Hightailers today and he told me about the ride on Saturday’s. Last weekend was supposed to be their first ride and I think he said two people showed.

I’m out this weekend, but will plan on going after that. Are you in Memphis? Are you doing the JDRF ride? Good luck!


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