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Introducing the first ever Space Coast Cogal! Beginning and ending in Port Orange, Florida, we’ll ride through farm country, sod country, Kennedy Space Center country, and redneck country, and every other kind of country except “hill country.” This will be a Rule V and Rule #9 ride. It WILL be hot! It WILL be humid! Prepare accor...

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  1. Introducing the first ever Space Coast Cogal! Beginning and ending in Port Orange, Florida, we’ll ride through farm country, sod country, Kennedy Space Center country, and redneck country, and every other kind of country except “hill country.” This will be a Rule V and Rule #9 ride. It WILL be hot! It WILL be humid! Prepare accordingly. Yes, it’s flat! No, it’s not easy! Pray to the wind gods that they favor us with a tailwind on the last leg, and to the gods of sweat that they bestow us with moisture to spare! Water stops will be available every 50 km or so.

     

     Date: 14 July 2013 (Bastille Day, if anyone’s counting)
    Start: Bob’s Bike Shop / Dunkin’ Donuts, 3855 S. Ridgewood Ave., Port Orange, FL
    Start Time: Roll-out at 0730
    Classification: Rule V, Rule #9 (it’s gonna be hot!)
    Distance: 222 km
    Route link
    Recovery: World of Beer, Port Orange (lots of Belgian varieties)
    Contact: Volcano, 386-788-2294

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    Date/Time
    Date - July 14, 2013
    7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

    Location
    Bob's Bike Shop- Dunkies!

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Addiction is typically defined as a bad thing. Addiction to drugs, to alcohol, sex or even work is usually portrayed as a condition to be battled, to overcome. The same sources may recommend a strict regime of regular exercise and healthy living as the perfect antidote to the bad addictions that befall an overwhelming majority of the general popul...

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  1. Thanks for the warm welcome guys, not an ideal way to introduce myself but hey, I’m amongst addicts right? Really enjoyed reading the articles so far and feel I’m on the path of enlightenment. Being of similar build to @frank I have been quite intereste… »

  2. Stalking these articles and comments for a few months now, but never felt truly compelled to reply until this one. Been on and off the path of hard drinking and heading toward oblivion when, in a moment of clarity on my twenty-third birthday, decided to … »

  • Wilkins is right about his role in his bike/car incidents. There’s 2 sides to the equation, always. As cyclists,...

  • One word, old mate … abridge!

    Fuck me that’s a long article. I really should read one someday around here.

  • @DeKerr

    Indeed, great story. What year was it published? I could not find the date. Mentions Pharmstrong’s...

  • @Ron

    YES! Ron, we have a date with DESTINY!!! Or a ride, not sure which? Either way, some of us are going to do...

  • @kixsand best of luck. Have fun and ask lots of questions!

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