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Oh Wilber, it's going to be a frosty commute tonight!(6 posts)

Oh Wilber, it's going to be a frosty commute tonight!look271
Oct 8, 2001 6:32 AM
Freeze warning in effect for central Pa, temps in the 20's! Guess I'll be breaking out the tights and winter jacket! (Work from 330pm to 12mid-nothing like a crisp, cold autumn night to clear your head!)
Sorry about the double post! (nm)look271
Oct 8, 2001 6:38 AM
9:35pm EST 37F and dropping.........(nm)look271
Oct 8, 2001 5:33 PM
It's not the cold that's getting me, Mr. Edtarwheel
Oct 8, 2001 10:23 AM
It's the short days. It's getting harder and harder to squeeze in my daily ride after work and before it gets too dark. I can only leave work so early. Pretty soon I'm gonna have to start bringing my bike to work so I can ride at lunch. Unfortunately, commuting is not an option where I live, if you value your life at all.
It's not the cold that's getting me, Mr. EdDave Hickey
Oct 8, 2001 11:44 AM
I agree, It get's light at 7:15 and the suns setting at 7:00. I get home from work at 5:30. At most I can ride one hour after work. I keep a bike at the office and usually ride 2-3 times per week during lunch. On a positive note, it's only 73 days until the days start to get longer.
re: Oh Wilber, it's going to be a frosty commute tonight!Jay
Oct 8, 2001 10:57 AM
Don't know if it's worse though but unlike you, I go to work early and leave work early so not only now is it dark, cold, and windy in the morning, I'm half asleep! I just bought a set of real lights (Marwi Kamikazis 12w/20w for commuting and for MTBing) and waiting for their arrival... Getting my winter gear in shape too...remember the layers and protect the ears which for me seem to get coldest the fastest.