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I've ridden the Hilly Hundred Weekend for years and this year, at age 73, I decided to do a little training in the French Alps. I rode L'Alpe d'Huez and Col du Glandon. Needless to say, the Tour de France guys are a bit faster than I am. It was fun, for sure – but without the people, food, music and all the rest of the Hilly's attractions. See you in October.

Name: Dan Metz
Bicycle: Trek Madone
City: Champaign
State: Illinois

Dan, it sounds like you have a great training plan, and we wish we could join you! Thanks from everyone at Bicycle Garage Indy for sharing Your Bicycle picture and story.

 

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Jay S. Hardcastle, Marketing Manager for Bicycle Garage Indy and BGI Fitness