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Dana member offline
Ways to connect: view my journal follow me on facebook
Location:
Inverness, Florida
Club Affiliation: Withlacoochee Bicycle Riders
Member Since: December 2004
1 Year | 5 Year
Distance Chart
goal
distance
2018 Total: 4468 miles 2019 Total: 8725 miles 2020 Total: 12000 miles 2021 Total: 7541 miles 2022 Total: 491 miles 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 12000 6000 0
2022 Miles Traveled: 491
2022 Rank: # 57 of 698 riders
(includes indoor rides)
Lifetime Odometer: 99,525 miles
History:

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Began cycling again in September, 2004. Have purchased many: EZ-1, Maxarya, 2 Bacchetta Corsas, HP Velo Street Machine Gte, 2 Bacchetta Stradas, his/hers Hase Kettwiesels, an Earth Cycles Dragonflyer trike (sold 10/10/2008), a Bacchetta Giro 26/20 for my wife, a 2003 Catrike Speed and a new Fold Rush for Xmas 2007. Sold the EZ-1, Maxarya and Street Machine on EBay. Sold a Corsa privately and had another destroyed by road rage. After retiring January 2008 sold the Catrike Speed and one of the Stradas in February 2008. Sold my wife's Kett June 2008, so now we share the Kett that I previously had used exclusively (sold that one 09/06/2008). August 19, 2008 purchased the second Strada (Ferrari Red) all decked out in red Aerospokes, red pedals, red bottle holders, red valve stem caps etc. Red bling city. My wife is seeing red. Hoping to purchase 2 folding his/hers ICE trikes for some train travel/touring. Oops, we bought 2 Greenspeed GT3's instead. OK, sold the Strada December 18, 2008. Sold my GT3 May 29, 2009. I'm incurable. My new purple metallic Trice T trike was delivered June 12, 2009. My Pearl Rans Fusion ST crank forward was delivered February 4, 2010. My Easy Racers Ti-Rush has been sitting in Watsonville, CA since Xmas waiting for final payment. My Fold Rush was sold and shipped to its new owner in Yakima, WA on March 22, 2010. On April 7, 2010 I bought a used Lightning P-38. April 19, I took delivery of the Ti-Rush with custom painted Aerospokes. On March 12, 2011, we took delivery of our custom painted TerraTrike Tandem with matching aerospoke wheels. My wife calls the color fuschia. I like it. Next up, I have ordered a Bluevelo Strada velomobile (carbon SB005) that finally arrived on January 17, 2012. I hope to increase my mileage this year while riding my new velomobile. On March 7, 2012, I delivered sold my Ti Rush to it's new owner in Greenwich, CT. On November 3, 2012 I took delivery of a Bacchetta Giro 20 SWB recumbent. It has my signature Aerospoke wheels installed front/back. Sold my purple metallic Trice T trike to Lynn Papillon October 25, 2013. Sold my P-38 on March 14, 2014 to Victor Kruger of San Diego, CA. Sold my Carbon Strada velo Sept. 27, 2014. We won an Organic Transit Elf velomobile on Ebay that we picked up October 31, 2014 for my wife. Elf sold May 20, 2015. My new DF velomobile arrived March 20, 2015 and my Azub Ti-Fly folding trike arrived June 1, 2015. Sold 03/09/20. Sold DF velomobile May 29, 2016. Had right knee replaced 04/19/2016. I want another velo if knee is okay. Knee is nearly ok, WAW was delivered March 1, 2017. February 1, 2019 purchased an HP Scorpion with Go SwissDrive. Purchased Bacchetta CT2.0 carbon trike 03/10/2020.On 08/03/2020 installed new Bafang 250W on WAW @9,714 miles. 
Bicycles
click to enlarge 2021 HP Velotechnik Scorpion plus 26
Trike Recumbent bike
Description:  Shimano STEPS E6100 NEXUS 630

2022 Odometer: 459.0 miles
Lifetime Odometer: 2,744.0 miles

Tires:
20 x 1.75 Schwalbe Marathon Plus HS 440, front, 2,744 miles
20 x 1.75 Schwalbe Marathon Plus HS 440, front, 2,744 miles
26 x 1.75 Schwalbe Marathon Plus HS 440, rear, 2,744 miles
Chain:
Shimano  8 speed, 2,744 miles

click to enlarge 2017 Katanga WAW #320 e-assist
Velomobile bike
Description:  WAW #320 with pre-mounted kit for electric assistance including 250W BAFANG mid drive engine, 36V 14.5 Ah Li-Ion battery pack, loader for battery, display. Single chain 52t ring in front.

Lifetime Odometer: 13,495.0 miles

Tires:
20 x 1.50 Schwalbe Marathon, front, 1,620 miles
20 x 1.50 Schwalbe Marathon, front, 1,620 miles
26 x 1.35 Schwalbe Kojak, rear, 2,244 miles
Chain:
IRD Rohloff IGH 8 speed, 13,495 miles
KMC Shimano 8 speed, 5,496 miles

click to enlarge 2020 Bacchetta CT 2.0
Trike Recumbent bike
Description:  The CT 2.0- is the new generation of recumbent trikes from Bacchetta- the lightest, fastest trike on the market. Full carbon frame with integrated storage. Adjustable seat back length and a 28-degree seat recline for flat land performance and optimal climbing. Ackerman steering, self-centering with a 19′ turning radius.

2022 Odometer: 32.0 miles
Lifetime Odometer: 6,950.0 miles

Tires:
20 x 1-3/8 Tioga Power Block, front, 850 miles
20 x 1-3/8 Tioga Power Block, front, 850 miles
700 x 23C Continental Gatorskin, rear, 850 miles
Chain:
Shimano KMC X11 11 speed, 6,950 miles

click to enlarge 2018 HP Velotechnik Scorpion FS26 GoSwiss Drive
Trike Recumbent bike
Description:  Design meets driving dynamics Scorpion fs 26 – the full suspension speed-trike. Quiet powerful performance is the domain of the efficient direct drive hub motor from GO SwissDrive.

Lifetime Odometer: 6,708.0 miles

click to enlarge 2017 WAW #320
Velomobile bike
Description:  The WAW is a fast road velomobile, also for stretches with frequent and short turns, comfortable enough to be enjoyed for daily use. Specific for the WAW are its removable nose and tail fairing which offer a lot of practical advantages. #320 is equipped with a Rohloff hub with 52t single chainring and 250W Bafang mid-drive e-assist. An aramide (kevlar) body with mini-visor and interior lining in acoustic felt as well as turn signal lights integrated in mirror caps and rear eyelet for lock/lift. Also featured are front/rear suspension and a single brake lever to operate both right/left brakes.

Lifetime Odometer: 575.0 miles

click to enlarge 2012 Bacchetta Giro 20
SWB Recumbent bike
Description:  Giro means “tour” in Italian and that’s the mentality Bacchetta built into these recumbents: Tough bikes that handle extremely well and can be loaded up for the long haul or the hectic, everyday commute. In short, their Giro line is about dependability. If you want a “do all” bike, check out a Giro lineup and see why it’s the Gold Standard in short-wheelbase touring and commuting recumbents.

Lifetime Odometer: 2,385.0 miles

click to enlarge 2011 TerraTrike Tandem
Recumbent Road Tandem bike
Description:  The TerraTrike Tandem is a great solution for those looking to ride with a companion. The frame coupling system separates the trike into two pieces to allow for easy transport. The optional independent pedaling system (IPS) lets one person pedal while the other coasts. With the IPS setup, you don't need to have perfect coordination with your partner to have a smooth ride. If you want to stop pedaling and make your partner do all the work, this is definitely the system for you.


Lifetime Odometer: 3,962.0 miles

Tires:
20 x 1.50 Schwalbe Marathon, front, 1,166 miles
20 x 1.50 Schwalbe Marathon, front, 1,166 miles
20 x 1.50 Schwalbe Marathon, rear, 1,166 miles
Chain:
Shimano Pro (rear chain) 9 speed, 1,216 miles

click to enlarge 2015 Azub Ti-Fly 26 folder
Trike Recumbent bike
Description:  This is Azub’s top of the line three wheeler and it has blown people away with it’s easy fold, super stiff chassis and superb handling.

Lifetime Odometer: 12,613.0 miles

click to enlarge 2013 HP Velotechnik Gekko FX
Trike Recumbent bike


Lifetime Odometer: 1,261.0 miles

click to enlarge 2015 Intercity Bike DF
Velomobile bike
Description:  Full carbon fiber, lightweight, stiff, fast and sporty, suitable for everyday use.

Lifetime Odometer: 1,525.0 miles

click to enlarge 2011 Bluevelo Strada (carbon)
Velomobile bike
Description:  Sold by Bluevelo of Toronto, Canada, designed by Velomobiel.nl of the Netherlands, the Strada is stylish, quick, comfortable and has a significant amount of interior storage. It truly is a great all-round package. My Strada incorporates full suspension, 90mm drum brakes, front and rear lighting, trip computer, turn signals, hazard lights, LED's, Cateye Strada computer, ventist seat pad, horn, brake lights, dual mirrors, carbon body, Flevobike top, Terracycle idler, GPS mount, Radical Design bags, Paul Thumbies (right) and Dura Ace (left) shifters, trailer hitch mount, low voltage indicator and a kayak-style 'skirt" to protect the rider in cold or wet weather. NOTE: The color of my Strada is "mint", made by mixing the white gelcoat (95%) used for white bikes T35 + 5% of the usual yellow which is RAL pigment #1023 (traffic yellow).

Lifetime Odometer: 4,708.0 miles
No planned events for 2022

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