Climberruss member online [2 comments]
Ways to connect: visit my website: http://russbigadventure.wordpress.com
Nottingham, England
Club Affiliations: Audax UK
Beeston Cycling Club
Member Since: May 2009 5 Year Distance Chart
2023 Miles Traveled: 0
2023 Rank: currently unranked
Lifetime Odometer: 52,923 miles
Rider Comments:
My wife has a KOM from 1986 same style and purple too. But a wee bit smaller. Picked it up in Derby when stationed at RAF Bentwaters in Suffolk.
posted by MajorDave on 8/3/2009

I really admire your number of centuries, double centuries and of course the 700. You sound like RAAM material. You should give RAAM a shot.

posted by DexT on 12/13/2009

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JogLe (1985)
2 x PBP (2007,11)
8 x Super Randonneur Series (1987/88/06/07/09/10/11/15)
PAC Tour 2009 Portland Transcontinental (3684 miles)

2009 final tally -Century rides = 62
Double Century rides = 4
Triple Century rides = 1
1 x 700 mile plus!

2010 final tally - Century rides = 17
Double Centuries = 4
Triple Centuries = 2
1 x 24hr TT - 354 miles

2011 final tally:- Century rides = 23
Double Century rides = 3
Triple Centuries = 2
1 x 24Hr TT - 333 miles
1 x 700 mile plus! (PBP)

2012 final tally:- Century rides = 5
Double Century Rides =2
1 x 24hr TT - 339 miles
1 x 12hr TT - 206 miles

2013 final tally:- Century rides = 16
Double Century rides = 2

2014 final tally - Century rides = 14
Double Centuries = 1
1 x 24hr TT - 357 miles

2015 rides to date - Century rides = 12
Double Century rides = 2
Triple Century rides = 1 
click to enlarge 2007 Van Nicholas Yukon
Road bike
Description:  Fast and comfortable!
Dura Ace / Chris King / Mavic Open Pro
Built this up as a 40th birthday present to myself!

This is my summer Audax bike. It has now completed its second PBP and PAC Tour.

Lifetime Odometer: 41,175.9 miles

2012 Cube HPC Elite Pro
Hardtail XC Mountain bike
Description:  The insurance replacement for the stolen Trek. What a machine!! Very light and stiff.

Lifetime Odometer: 4,473.5 miles

2013 Trek 1000SL
Road bike
Description:  Winter Bike - built up Nov 2013 mainly with parts from Ebay and the parts bin.

Lifetime Odometer: 3,373.4 miles

click to enlarge 2005 Trek 9.8 OCLV
Hardtail XC Mountain bike
Description:  Stock Trek bought off EBay. Great bike,stiff frame, comfortable.

Upgrades include Hope headset,red anodised Hope ProII hubs, DT Swiss white special edition rims,black Sapim Force spokes and red alloy nipples. Very good ride, if a little dated.

UPDATE: 20/3/12 - some fucker nicked it out of my garage. not happy!

Lifetime Odometer: 2,171.5 miles

click to enlarge 1985 Mercian King of Mercia
Touring Road bike
Description:  Custom built frame for my 18th birthday - now 26 years old. Frame refurbished Aug 2008.

This is now my defacto winter bike but is currently borked due to stripped bottom bracket - requires (another) rebuild.

Lifetime Odometer: 11,411.2 miles
No planned events for 2023

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