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Bradenton, Florida
Club Affiliation: Sarasota-Manatee Bicycle Club
Member Since: March 2005 5 Year Distance Chart
2021 Miles Traveled: 0
2021 Rank: currently unranked
Lifetime Odometer: 42,418 miles

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Began club riding after heart surgery in Dec 2000. I ride with the Sarasota Manatee Bike Club in Florida and biked +over 40,000 miles since 1st heart surgery.

Can no longer keep up with slow club ride due to CHF with resultant breathing problems.Met my goal of 40k around Christmas 2016

My new goal is 1000 mi per year but would prefer 1200, if health holds out. Summer riding if Hot, Hot, hot! converted recumbent to E bike pedal assist Oct 1, 2017  
2003 Easy Racers Speed and Sport
Road bike
Description:  Just added pedal assist to my old tour easy. 36 volts, 500 watt battery and motor in rear hub. Thick 700cx35 Schwalbe tire and tube. requites bike shop rear tire change at Electric Bike Depot. Tube is thorn resistant, extra thick.
1st power:12-16mph; 2bd Power 16 to 20 mph. 40 miles per charge.

Lifetime Odometer: 31,000.0 miles

2003 Easy Racers tour easy Speed&Sport
LWB Recumbent bike
Description:  Red tour easy with on it and bought it 6/16/03 I previously had a Rans Tailwind for a year. with 23k+ I have gotten my monies worth. Great back exercise and easier on the neck than my Specialized upright was.

Lifetime Odometer: 34,406.0 miles

20 x 1-1/8 Primo , front, 8,007 miles
20 x 1-1/8 Schwalbe Schwalbe, front, 14,555 miles
20 x 1-3/8 Schwalbe , front, 8,304 miles
700 x 23C Specialized gatorskin, rear, 14,314 miles
700 x 35C Schwalbe , rear, 1,468 miles
700 x 23C Schwalbe Ceramic, rear, 13,249 miles
generic Easy Racer conversion to ebike 11 speed, 1,468 miles
generic  5 speed, 1,676 miles
SRAM Rocket 9 speed, 14,623 miles
SRAM  9 speed, 14,555 miles
Shimano Shimano 105 9 speed, 18,715 miles

2004 Specialized Sequoia
Road bike
Description:  bladed Shimano wheels. Carbon Fiber front fork. Purchased slightly used on 10/27/05

Lifetime Odometer: 2,394.0 miles

2001 Raleigh C40
700c Hybrid bike
Description:  A hybrid bike that I put Armadillo 700 C 25 120psi tires on

3/08 put Kendra 35mm tires for trail riding and bell, mirror and speedometer on 4/28

Lifetime Odometer: 1,791.0 miles

click to enlarge 2001 Rans Tailwind
LWB Recumbent bike
Description:  bought used from Bicycle Outfitters

Lifetime Odometer: 1,144.0 miles

Wilderness Trail Bikes 
Full Susp XC Mountain bike
Description:  provided by Elderhostel

Lifetime Odometer: 168.0 miles

Road bike
Description:  Tandem Santana with Charlie

Lifetime Odometer: 190.0 miles
No planned events for 2021

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