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    2 Girls, 2 Bikes, 3 Years Around Australia in the 1940's

    Impressed! Very interesting article:
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    When I saw 2 girls, 2 bikes I thought this was going to be a very different thread! Thanks for the cool link.

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    What a great story. Those chicks were tough! Nice to recent pic too
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    No brakes on their bikes, that must have been interesting.
    Tales like that get me thinking about selling up and hitting the road.

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    Go the Aussie girls, great stuff.....
    Dont ever let the truth get in the way of a funny story....

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    That was a terrific read!

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    a contribution from the bikepacking forum...
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    Wow, that is impressive, thanks for sharing! I'll re-share over on the WL.
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    Whoo, Wendy and Shirley rock!
    Thanks for the great story.

    Not really related, but I gotta put in a a word here for Beryl B- the woman who broke the men`s 12 hr TT record. Check Wikipedia for the details, good vid here, still tearing up the road two decades later:

    Beryl Burton - YouTube

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    Quote Originally Posted by huffster View Post
    LOL with a dog in tow!

    Good stuff!
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    ^^ Great find! Thanks for sharing.

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    And all done on a couple of Malvern Stars, and yea they are still being made 70 years later..
    Dont ever let the truth get in the way of a funny story....

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