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Old 2017-09-12, 10:13 PM   #421
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This thread is the 'who has completed a 100 mile ride' thread, not the 'who has completed the hardest 100 mile ride' thread. I don't really have much else to add aside from that
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Old 2017-09-12, 10:30 PM   #422
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This thread is the 'who has completed a 100 mile ride' thread, not the 'who has completed the hardest 100 mile ride' thread. I don't really have much else to add aside from that
I agree. If you've sat on a unicycle seat for more than 10-hours in one day I'm super impressed. No other details matter after that to me. Well okay except for what seat and shorts you used. :-)

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Old 2017-09-13, 04:00 AM   #423
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I agree. If you've sat on a unicycle seat for more than 10-hours in one day I'm super impressed. No other details matter after that to me. Well okay except for what seat and shorts you used. :-)

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Old 2017-09-13, 11:19 AM   #424
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Oops, forgot to mention those!
Seat: KH Zero, wrapped with barbed wire
Shorts: Fruit of the Loom boxers, 100% cotton, midnight black
You should wear red... red goes faster
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Old 2017-09-13, 12:16 PM   #425
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This thread is the 'who has completed a 100 mile ride' thread, not the 'who has completed the hardest 100 mile ride' thread. I don't really have much else to add aside from that
I did 100 miles round a cycling track and it killed me, kudos to those who have done it in far worse conditions, but I still claim it
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Old 2017-09-13, 10:05 PM   #426
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You should wear red... red goes faster
You forgot the chronic diarrhea. I'd stick with the black.
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I did 100 miles round a cycling track and it killed me
Could you turn right the next day?

I hope we haven't ruined this otherwise educational thread...
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Old 2017-09-14, 10:39 AM   #427
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You forgot the chronic diarrhea. I'd stick with the black.
Could you turn right the next day?

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They changed direction half way through the night lol. It's amazing how it plays with your mind
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Old 2017-09-15, 02:49 PM   #428
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I did 100 miles round a cycling track and it killed me
And yet you rose like a phoenix from the cinders -- very well done!
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Old Yesterday, 05:05 PM   #429
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This thread is the 'who has completed a 100 mile ride' thread, not the 'who has completed the hardest 100 mile ride' thread. I don't really have much else to add aside from that

"... not the 'who has completed the hardest 100 mile ride?
Well I do"!

It is clear to me that this 100 mile thread deserves clarification. Basically this..... the route difficulty is relative. So relative that it deserves clarification /defining.

So, why would I say that? Because, for example, on record, someone rides 100 times around a one mile circuit near to their house and calls it a success~#. Because they rode 100 miles! I think I will just get on the rolling road in the bedroom with my wheel and ride 100 miles!!

So: Here are my definitions from what I have interpreted from posts to this thread
  1. On road
  2. On footpath - using walkers route
  3. on cyclepath - dedicated cycle route
  4. On stadium circuit or other offroad route
  5. On offroad route, beach path etc, et

Five 'general' variations!. If you fit into number one you have my respect. If you fit into number 2, good going, you had much to cope with. If you fit into number 3, it was made for you.

If you fit into number 4.... try for number 3 next year

If you fit into number 5. Yeah! I took time out for a swim on my last ride when the weather was really hot

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When you add your name to this thread I suggest also add the number that best fits the route you did. C'est tout
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Well I do"!

C'est tout
Et c'est déjà pas mal !
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  1. On road
  2. On footpath - using walkers route
  3. on cyclepath - dedicated cycle route
  4. On stadium circuit or other offroad route
  5. On offroad route, beach path etc, et
In my opinion, what distinguish "on road" from the others is the high risk involved. It is not necessarily the most physically demanding on the list.
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Old Today, 07:48 AM   #432
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It seem to be difficult to me to complete 100 miles distance ok I try it next.
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