Date: Wed Oct 8 16:31:36 2008
Author: --- cbettis
Subject: Re: What to do with a Bicycle
I agree with Eric.
I'm an old guy (58) and my bike is the only way I can get to my
cardiologist's appointment ;-)
Quoting Eric Ayars :
> 0. Ride it.
> I was beaten soundly by a 60-something guy on an uphill time trial two
> weeks ago. I'm 39, I've been racing (and race-training) all season,
> and I was riding a 16-lb carbon-fiber wunderbike -- all of which made
> him grin even wider when I came in 15 seconds slower than him.
> It was inspiring.
> -- --- ----- ------- ----------- -------------
> Dr. Eric Ayars
> Associate Professor of Physics
> California State University, Chico
> On Oct 8, 2008, at 12:18 PM, Bill Norwood wrote:
>> Hi Instructors and TA’s and other physics guys,
>> Just a momentary distraction, and I promise to get back to work:
>> What are 6 things that one could do with a bicycle once he and it
>> commence getting old?
>> 1. Hang it up in the garage.
>> 2. Admire it and remember.
>> 3. Give it to a starving college student.
>> 4. Etc.
>> This link leads to another option, and it’s very much about energy,
>> which has something to do with physics, I heard.
>> Cheers, Bill Norwood