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    total miles ridden in 2013

    it doesn't need to be precise...you can guess, use data from your cyclometer, strava or whatever. you can count your road miles too--and you can just tell us your total hours, if that's your thing.

    how many miles did you get in during 2013?

    i'll finish with 2,342, down from 4,200 + last year.

    going from being unemployed to having a full time job with a wonky schedule tends to do that...

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    Nice job
    Better than sitting on the couch
    I got in 2500 in the dirt. It was a tough year with getting separated after 17 yrs and losing my battle for disability due to a brain injury. My bike is one of my best friends and I look forward to riding in 2014 and re-entering the work force. Do not know what yet but I have a life to live to the fullest.
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    Hard to tell. I go in spurts using strava. In the summer I get a lot of rides in at some trails near work. Follow those same trail all the time, don't really see the point in using strava and a lot of times my battery isn't full so why kill it.

    Strava says 600 miles, 100 hours, 90,000 elevation gain and 49 rides. I would like to think I am about double that but probably closer to 1000. I have had some pretty epic rides though this past year both at home and including the Highland wilds of Scotland. Not bad IMO being 41,with a wife, kids, and a job that has me traveling about 2 months out of the year.

    Going for more in the coming year. Trying to start it off right with a ride tomorrow, about 16 miles and 4000 feet.

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    Strava says 2374. That includes running but not most of my trainer and treadmill time or commuting. Probably about 250 miles of commuting.

    Hopefully get back to about 3000 in the next year. I'm closer to trails now, so leads road riding to tick up the miles in less time. By hours, I'd like to be around 400. Including running and the gym.

    I finished a Master's degree, got married, and got a Real Job. That's my excuse. Ironically, while the Real Job takes more time than my degree program, I get more ride hours. Being able to plan ahead really helps.
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    Strava tells me 2,489 miles with 355K feet of climbing in 130 rides. 90% on dirt.

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    I rode around 1200 miles this year. Doubled my numbers from last year and am hoping for at least 2000 miles in 2014. 90+% of those miles were ridden on dirt.

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    total miles ridden in 2013

    3864 total. Going for 5000 next year.


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    Estimated at 35km per ride x 3 per week = 5460km = 3392 miles
    heaven knows how many feet of elevation, but the area where I ride has 1000 feet of elevation with a myriad of track within that area so your guess would be as good as mine

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    I was shooting for 1500 and waited until the last week to knock out the last miles. Freakin got bronchitis and couldn't ride...

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    According to STRAVA I finished just shy of 3,000 miles.

    Didn't get a smart phone and start until half way through January, so I'm calling it 3K

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    2900 and some change.

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    Crud, I only got in 150 miles this year...schoolwork takes the majority of my time unfortunately...
    "Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up." Galatians 6:9

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    Per Strava, 875 mi mountainbiking, but I'm guessing it's closer to 1500-1600 mi. I first started using Strava to log rides at the end of March, and I wasn't consistent about using a GPS on every ride (only 3 rides total were tracked between September and October, for example).
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    1505 miles
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    164,705' of gain... all on dirt.

    I'm hoping to double up this year.

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    Almost all mountain bike - only 100 miles of road.

    I see some amazing numbers in here - I was pretty proud of my year, but damn.

    I didn't start riding this year until May and we bought a house in July (2 kids and married - and she does complain a little that I go "quite a bit" in her eyes). Those are the good excuses I'll stick with.
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    Got in 1,485 from January to June and then was sidelined for the rest of the year due to an unexpected injury. Hopefully I'll be able to ride again during the summer of 2014.

    Nice job on all the other numbers posted here! Life moves fast and a person never knows when their last ride might really be their last. Make 2014 a good year.
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    3944 miles, going for 5000+ this year. If I can keep my bike out of the shop, and Fox doesn't have another recall!
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    From My Garmin connect:

    Count: 128 Activities
    Distance: 1,988.76 mi
    Avg Distance: 15.54 mi
    Max Distance: 48.81 mi
    Time: 305:58:29 h:m:s
    Avg Time: 2:23:26 h:m:s
    Max Time: 7:30:39 h:m:s
    Elevation Gain: 297,753 ft
    Avg Elevation Gain: 2,326 ft
    Max Elevation Gain: 6,365 ft
    Avg Speed: 6.5 mph
    Max Speed: 48.2 mph
    Calories: 181,967 C

    The goal for the year was 2000....ooh so close.

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    Mainly fat bike and single speed miles and 1,019 miles more than I did in 2012 so happy with that.....though I did set myself a target of 250 miles per month....some months I failed but some months I did twice the miles or more like in summer.
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    I do not measure miles. I measure smiles.

    A short 10 mile ride I thoroughly enjoy rates higher to me than a meh century.
    So many trails... so little time...

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    I fell short of my 1,000 mi goal by 35ish miles. I can't complain after being off the bike for the previous 5 years or so.

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    From Strava:


    Many fun memories of riding this year. I was aiming for more mileage and elevation but injuries, sickness, school, etc kept me off the bike for a bit. I know Strava isn't a good form of measurement but I'm not about to pull out a map and do it manually nor buy any kind of odometer for my bike since Strava is free and easy to use.

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    In 2012 I had 140 MTB rides and I set a personal goal to exceed 150 in 2013. My result was 187 rides (specifically MTB). That equates to a little better than a MTB ride every other day. I'm thrilled to have managed that much riding. As someone above said...that's a lot of smiles!

    2014 I'm going to try and stick with 180+ and see if I can't ride more venues. I did 49 different venues in 2013.

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    Congrats Shekky and others on your tracking your impressive mileage.

    I don't have a means to track but I have been riding all year (got pics of every ride ). I haven't missed too many weekends and I've gotten in at least one or 2 rides during the week. Summer mostly DH; spring, fall and winter my husband and I ride trails and a little road.
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    total miles ridden in 2013

    3,703 miles total in 2013
    128 work commutes
    257 total rides

    All on 29er's (Turner Sultan full suspension, Fuji Tahoe hard tail and Niner SIR 9 single speed).
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    Quote Originally Posted by brentos View Post
    3,527 mi.
    277.5 hr.
    305,512 ft vertical gain.
    347 rides
    You only missed 17 days? Very impressive!

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    I started using Strava in late June and it says 550 mile's. So figure probly 1000 miles total with the missed month when I broke my frame. Mananged to drop 50lbs as well, plan to actually try to get some mileage next year.
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    Strava says 5532 miles, 400,000ish feet of climbing. some road riding, and commuting in there. Not counting the 30-ish days of trainer miles during our never ending winter

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    3050 km, so bit shy of 2000 miles, though maybe 20% of that was on dirt, rest road and commuting miles. aim for this year to not slack off so much in winter and make a point of getting out to the trails when I can

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    Rode a total of 2,812 miles in 2013 (including 548 road bike miles)

    I rode my first roadie century in 2013 also.

    Total mileage was down slightly from 2,948 in 2012

    Goal is 3,500 in 2014 including a couple more road century's.




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    Ouch. I feel pretty embarrassed after seeing your numbers. I am in my early 50's, work 55 hrs a week, and my numbers are slightly lower in miles compared to 2012, but 45% more elevation gain than 2012. Below does not include when I ride road around for cardio. This is all MTB stuff. New Year's resolution; I will improve in 2014. Goal is no less than 1,000 miles of dirt.

    Count: 62 Activities
    Distance: 721.16 mi
    Time: 133:34:53 h:m:s
    Elevation Gain:73,606 ft
    Calories: 59,945 C
    Last edited by trmn8er; 01-02-2014 at 12:34 AM.

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    I had about 1000. And most of that came in March, June, July and August (late July I was getting ready for a century and August I did the century). I hardly rode in 2013, and rarely enjoyed it. 2013 was the year of getting back in to some other hobbies that are kid friendly, now that my kid is old enough to do them with me.
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    522.3 acording to Strava, almost all of it on my SS here in Qatar. Small camp, so I only have a couple 3 mile loops to do here, so boredom was an issue. I get back to CO in march so I hope to seriously up those miles this year!
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    200 Days. About 70 on the Road bike and 130 MTB. Road Miles about 1800 or so. Highlights on the road Chelan Century and West Maui Loop.
    MTB Highlights. Big GLC drop at Whistler Bike Park, Half Nelson at Squamish, 8 Track at Hood River, Middle Fork from the top at Mountain Bike Oregon, MTB in the Makawao Forest on Maui. Good stuff everywhere. Miles and miles of smiles. No racing or training during 2013
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    Wow...you are all monsters. I am no where near those numbers and would be embarrased to say what I did.

    How you you all find the time to ride so much? I have 3 little kids so it can be difficult to get the time to put the miles in.

    I am jealous

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    LOL, no children.

    Also lunch rides and after-work rides. And I used to commute, which is a much lower opportunity cost ride.
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    Quote Originally Posted by oilnewby View Post
    Wow...you are all monsters. I am no where near those numbers and would be embarrased to say what I did.

    How you you all find the time to ride so much? I have 3 little kids so it can be difficult to get the time to put the miles in.

    I am jealous
    If it makes you feel better, I am 23, no family and right now take advantage of the fact that I can make riding one of my top priorities, I train for endurance racing so need the time in the saddle...and last year I worked a job that allowed me a 1.5-2 hr ride every day during lunch. That plus long weekend rides and commuting, allowed me to rack up some miles...

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    Didn't even crack 1000 miles this year, but I had a lot of fun riding with kids, teaching MTBing, riding the cruiser, tandem, indoors, and snow. ...and I upped my running game a bit as well.

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    From Garmin:
    Count: 261 Activities
    Distance: 4,779.68 mi
    Time: 571:59:01 h:m:s
    Elevation Gain: 468,853 ft

    Probably 75% MTB, 25% road miles. Going to be hard to break the 5K mark this year with a new baby on the way.

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    Twice a week, all trail

    I can only ride twice per week so I make them count. I missed a few rides due to surgery. I only ride trails.


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    For those with miles in the thousands what kind of trails are you riding and does that also include alot of road miles (road bike).

    The reason I ask is the trails I ride in vegas are very rocky and technical so I cant ever imagine riding 36 miles in these trails in one day.

    Our rides are usually 10-15 miles with heavy uphill climbs and when we are done not only are we dripping wet but also wiped out due to the terrain.

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    Quote Originally Posted by oilnewby View Post
    For those with miles in the thousands what kind of trails are you riding and does that also include alot of road miles (road bike).

    The reason I ask is the trails I ride in vegas are very rocky and technical so I cant ever imagine riding 36 miles in these trails in one day.

    Our rides are usually 10-15 miles with heavy uphill climbs and when we are done not only are we dripping wet but also wiped out due to the terrain.
    My annual 2500-3000 includes maybe 3-5% road bike miles when trails are too muddy to ride. Some of my 20-40 mile rides include 4-10 miles of dirt or paved roads to connect trails. Most of my rides are done from my house, so many will include a couple of miles on the road at the beginning and/or the end. Most of the trails I ride have quite a bit of climbing and are reasonably technical.

    Quote Originally Posted by oilnewby View Post
    Wow...you are all monsters. I am no where near those numbers and would be embarrased to say what I did.

    How you you all find the time to ride so much? I have 3 little kids so it can be difficult to get the time to put the miles in.

    I am jealous
    When my kids were small, my wife and I would each have one weekday evening to ourselves during which the other watched the kids. We'd get decent miles on those evenings and on a decent weekend ride. The remaining rides were taken early morning or after the kids bedtimes.

    Most of my miles these days are still done in the early mornings before the trails get crowded and before they get too warm in the summer. I can often get a 20-25 mile loop in and still get back home and get cleaned up to start working by 9:00.

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    Wow, to your avg. distance and avg. elevation. That's my goal for this year is to up those 2. Well done Sir.

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    No kids. Not my thing, but have a lot of respect for the guys that do and still put in killer miles.
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    Mine are only trail rides in Northern California, so the terrain varies, but I like to ride as much single-trak as possible.

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    Thanks!

    Quote Originally Posted by acfsportsfan View Post
    Wow, to your avg. distance and avg. elevation. That's my goal for this year is to up those 2. Well done Sir.
    My one weekday ride was limited to 27 miles and 2,100 ft climbing. So my weekend ones averaged 40 - 50 miles and 5 - 6K climbing. I should do a lot better this year since I'll have both weekdays and weekends off until mid August!

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    Probably about half the time on dirt. Great year for me. California is amazing.

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    1018 total. 418 mountain, 600 road. This is the first year I have ever tracked it (thanks to my Garmin and Strava) in over 20 years of riding. I can't really put anymore time than I do into this and the only way I will get more miles is more road. If it matters....married/3 kids/job.
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    Quote Originally Posted by oilnewby View Post
    For those with miles in the thousands what kind of trails are you riding and does that also include alot of road miles (road bike).
    I happen to live practically next to a trailhead, maybe 1/3 of a mile from my front door, so I'm able to get an hour in after work about 3-4 times per week on average. My home trail isn't terribly technical, mainly twisty singletrack through the woods with few obstacles and very flat, so I cover ~10 mi per ride. I also got a set of lights this fall, so I was able to keep riding even after the days became short enough that it was dark after work, and this is Florida so I can ride year-round. No road miles are included in my total, I wait until I reach the trailhead to start/stop my GPS because I don't want a track pointing back to my house on Strava.
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    Close to 3800 miles since starting to use Strava in June, but I estimate it was closer to 5000 total for 2013 since my season started in March. No indoor miles counted but a combination of road, dirt, cross, commute, and just casual miles. Follow me if you'd like - Shawn Bard Breckenridge, CO

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    I did 1518 in 2012 (no goal set) and decided to set a goal of pedaling 2,000 miles in 2013. I pedaled 2000.11 (a mix of mountain, road/gravel and trainer) - about 60% of it mountain biking. With a full time job, a wife, and 2 kids in competitive soccer, it was more difficult than I thought and towards the end it became a chore but I was determined to reach it. I haven't decided on a goal for 2014 and I may not do a specific biking one.
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    I'm a little bit over 3600 miles for '13, mixed between my XC/AM/DH/touring bikes.

    Not bad considering I had broken ribs twice, and the odd other injury.

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    198 rides, 4,777 miles for me, 313 hours... about 280 of those miles are mtn bike race miles. The remainder is split about 30/70 between mountain and road bikes. I'd much rather do more mtn bike miles but the closest trail to me is 40 minutes away so many times I just have to hop on the road bike and ride out from the house.

    Like many of you here, I am away at work (between commute and actual working) about 60 hours a week and have a child so it's great having a wife who 100% supports my passion and gives me the leeway to get in my rides and races. That being said, I'm not allowed to be tired when I'm home and have to be 100% engaged in my kiddo and wife when I'm with them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by zahgurim View Post
    and the odd other injury.
    Do tell ....

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    1,476.4 miles in 230 hours of riding for 2013. I'm hoping for 2,000 off-road miles this year but that seems unlikely as harsh as this winter has been so far. Spring thaw will probably last well into June. Desperate snow rides at 4 miles a pop isn't going to cut it. But it's better than sitting at home watching TV!
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    Quote Originally Posted by oilnewby View Post
    For those with miles in the thousands what kind of trails are you riding and does that also include a lot of road miles (road bike).
    A sample of my 2013 rides. No road for me!

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    total miles ridden in 2013

    I started road riding to improve my fitness and then started commuting into New York from NJ with a commuter group a couple of years ago. I now do more miles on a bicycle than in my car annually. Only 20% of my 5K miles were in the woods though. But I don't shave my legs and consider myself a mountain biker that road rides. Bicycle commuting is the way to go if you can figure it out. I keep my bike in my office during the work day on the 19th floor on 6th avenue and shower next door at the gym.





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    211 or so miles.
    That is only not even every weekend, and most of the time on short trail networks at Pine Hill Park.

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    3 or 4 thousand, maybe 5, off year.

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    1415 miles, 103 rides.......was terribly sick starting the new year in 2013 with the flu and a coughing viruses; two injuries: a "kidney punch" and a separated shoulder slowed me tremendously.........also backpacked - I went 5 weeks with no riding at all but put some mountain mileage on my back......I upped my speed and mileage as the year went by, and lowered my heart rate (54 resting bpm) and blood pressure (104 / 70).......I hope to increase everything in it's positive respect.........
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    1251 miles. More than I thought I would have the time for so I am quite satisfied.

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    All Dirt

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    no active electronics on my bikes aside from a camera and a cell phone I can turn on if I need to, I ride because I can and it makes me feel good. Never felt the need to keep track of how long or far or fast. Stop thinking...let things happen, be the bike Billy be the Bike na na na na na
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    about 15,000 miles, mostly on mountain bikes.

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    I had just under 2,000 miles between road/mountain and about 150,000 feet of climbing. I also ran 230 miles and had a bit under 10,000 feet of climbing. For 2014, think I am done with running due to some strong knee pain (don't have the pain when I ride) and hope for 3,000-3500 miles and 250,000 feet of climbing.

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    Interesting year. 2013 has seen some new adventures. 62 YO, fully retired, health issues. Riding road, long tours, public single track build, personal trails, and refurbishing old bikes for sale.

    The year started with a new to me old Miyata Crossride, stirpped down and rebuilt for road/touring. Training on roads and Rails trail to the tune of 100 miles a week. Half dozen 2-3 day tours. 460 mile trip from central VA to Ocacroke Island and back. 360 miles on The C & O Canal trail and The Great Allegany Passage. Total on the Miyata for the year 3500 miles (2 sets of tires).

    March and April was spent building single track for The High Bridge State Park. Rode the old Paramount Mt Bike out to the site, 10 miles one way from home. And around the loop as it was going. Used the old rigid because this was a beginner trail and the public would be riding God know's what. Trail turned out great, lots of flow and constant variation. 300 miles on the Paramount MtB.

    Built 6 miles of single track in my Back 40 acres last year. And built up a small (41" wheel base) Motobacan Phantam F/S to handle the tight bermy ravine flow lines. Very Fun. Routinely got in a couple loops several times a week even with the other riding, like an evening wind down ride. 300 miles on the F/S.

    Then blew out the Lt knee in Oct.

    So over 4000 miles for the year ain't bad for a fat sickly old man.

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    100% dirt, 99% weekend rides.

    Goal this year is to start working in some weekday rides. Hard to pull off as a single parent, but some is better than none.

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    "no active electronics on my bikes aside from a camera and a cell phone I can turn on if I need to, I ride because I can and it makes me feel good. Never felt the need to keep track of how long or far or fast. Stop thinking...let things happen, be the bike Billy be the Bike na na na na na"

    if you don't keep track of your miles/time, keep it to yourself, please. that's not why i created this poll or initiated the post.

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    D00d. It's the Internet. You're guaranteed a few people telling you the very premise of your thread is wrong.
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    [QUOTE=The Yetti;10910320]522.3 acording to Strava, almost all of it on my SS here in Qatar. Small camp, so I only have a couple 3 mile loops to do here, so boredom was an issue. I get back to CO in march so I hope to seriously up those miles this year![/QUOT

    I'm assuming your taking care of us with military service? Thank you. I hope you make it back here to Colorado sooner than expected!
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    By the way, 1253 miles. I started tracking miles my last three rides in April. I have a new schedule with less opportunities to ride but I'm shooting for 2,000 miles in 2014.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AndrwSwitch View Post
    D00d. It's the Internet. You're guaranteed a few people telling you the very premise of your thread is wrong.
    i see your point...

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    2200 miles on dirty dirt! Hope to get that number up over 3000 miles this year! Happy Trails out there
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    11,024.1 miles for the year, (3 bikes) MTB / 1577.8 miles, + Road bike / 7933.3 miles, + Rigid SS / 1513.0 miles

    2012 total was 10,600

    I am 53 years old and weighed around 230 lbs in June 2011. I have been under 160 lbs for almost a year now and have never been more fit, healthy or strong in my entire life! I won't be anywhere close to those numbers for 2014 as I have shifted to shorter but harder rides with more intensity. Good job to those who have posted their miles!

    I live almost 30 miles from decent mtb trails so I ride road the most. That will change when I fully retire

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    I managed 2596.2 miles last year. Most of them on my hard tail bike.
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    I got 6000.6 miles in. Though only about 500 of those were on my MTB. The rest is largely commuting and summer time centuries and charity rides on my road bike.
    Approximately 133,000 ft elevation gain.

    I think I have less than 50 miles on my truck for commuting in 2013.

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    Had never in all the years(17) MTB riding used a stracking device. April 2013 purchased a Garmin Etrex 30 w/ stem mount(MTB/h2o proof) and viola

    Rides 94
    April 37.6mi 4h 6m 2,852ft
    May 112.0mi 11h 55m 10,694ft
    June 162.5mi 17h 57m 12,477ft
    July 437.8mi 33h 39m 27,250ft
    Aug 263.0mi 23h 20m16,078ft
    Sep 126.5mi 14h 28m 10,987ft
    Oct 84.6mi 9h 28m 8,215ft
    Nov 120.3mi 13h 32m 10,789ft
    Dec 203.9mi 22h 52m 15,432ft

    2013 Apr - Dec 1548.2mi 151h 17m 105,174ft

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    Biggest Ride 77.7mi
    Biggest Climb 2,860ft

    For stat hounds these little devices are impressive, to me its cuil to have a dashboard to keep me company too. And who doesn't love the maps and ele plots to impress the women and kiddies on the manliness of my prowess ...Schaa. Indeed pretty cuil.

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    Just over 2200... Up from about 1000 last year.
    "It never gets easier, you just go faster."

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    Quote Originally Posted by 2ridealot View Post
    11,024.1 miles for the year, (3 bikes) MTB / 1577.8 miles, + Road bike / 7933.3 miles, + Rigid SS / 1513.0 miles

    2012 total was 10,600

    I am 53 years old and weighed around 230 lbs in June 2011. I have been under 160 lbs for almost a year now and have never been more fit, healthy or strong in my entire life! I won't be anywhere close to those numbers for 2014 as I have shifted to shorter but harder rides with more intensity. Good job to those who have posted their miles!

    I live almost 30 miles from decent mtb trails so I ride road the most. That will change when I fully retire
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    2013 was a good riding year for me personally.

    4,362 miles in 349 rides
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    9000 total 2500 mtbike & fatbike -3000 crossbike(dirtroad rides)3500 roadbike

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    Great thread, it just amazes me to see how dedicated some of us with absolutely enormous mileage.

    I started more or less serious riding in June 2013. I weighed 97 kg (214 lbs) being 178 cm high. I had crazy cholesterol.

    In 6 months of 2013 I made 1711 km in 149 hours of riding with 32879 meters of ascent gained. I do not ride road, so all of this was in mtb - 4X4 roads and singletracks. I weigh now 80 kgs (176 lbs), cholesterol getting to almost normal, but I'm still working on it and going to stay this way.

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    On my mountain bike: 1800+ mi in 102 rides, 300k+ ft climbed. Averaged around 18mi per ride in just over 2hrs. I'll have a hard time matching this in 2014 as I got an unusual amount of days to ride in an unusually dry season for Oregon.

    On my commuter bike (new in 2013): 500 mi in 130 rides, 10k ft climbed. Averaged around 4mi per ride in 15min. I expect this to go up in 2014.

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    Up till July I was averaging 3 rides and at least 70 miles a week. Then boom the black dog of depression hit me and I ended up doing at most 1 ride a week of 15 miles. Even a new bike didnt get me going and I almost gave up MTBiking now turned the corner, getting better and fighting the knock backs. Hopefully 2014 will see me back to the days of 400 miles a month.

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