Wheely_Cranky — 2020

Ride One: down, up, round and ... ouch!

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Clean, shiny, red and ready to roll. Collection day arrived.  
The first surprise was how much better my tatty old heap looked.   Shiny and red!  I wheeled it round the corner, hoping nobody would watch me nervously climb on and, inevitably, wobble away.


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Who takes up cycling for the first time at 63?

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If you're tempted but unsure, read on and learn along with me.  It's been quite a learning curve but I've 'met' (mostly virtually) so many wonderful, warm, friendly, helpful, encouraging people and it brings me joy.  Riding makes me feel like a kid again and what can be better than that in such a tense, worrying time?

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