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Category: mountain

Mountain Creek Resort. New Jersey Premier 4

Posted on 03/02/2016 in mountain by

Very Positive (115 reviews) – 93% of the 115 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive. Case in point, I recently built up a 1985 Eddy Merckx with Campagnolo Super Record (not that Super Record) and shod it in tubular tires. No part on the bike is new, except for tires, cables/housing, spokes & nipples. Every part is from the 80s. And guess what? The bike is quickly becoming a huge favorite of mine. It’s huge fun to ride. Compared to a modern bike, the shifting is slow, the brakes require thought and distance to stop, and forget about trying to shift when out of the saddle. But damn, I love riding this thing. I like riding for the sake of riding.

I want to forewarn you though… this post is about several different events, four of them I’ve turned into a collage to shorten the post, and …