13 Signs you're a cycling addict

13 Signs you're a cycling addict

Cyclists are a certain type that are like no others, and sometimes we can show our commitment by doing slightly unusual things  that makes us definitely addicted to the sports.

Here are the 15 signs you are a full on cycling addict.....

Are you a cycling addict?

1) You clean your bike more often than you do yourself. 

2) You're bike is probably more expensive than you're car.

3) You're bike has a nickname, and you're not afraid to share it.

4) You probably have more water bottles in your house than glasses however you only ever use your favourite one. 

5) You have a very prominent tan line half way down your thigh, and you love it.

6) You definitely keep your bike in the house.....It wouldn't be okay in the cold.

7) Any crash is an opportunity to buy some new components.

8) Ever consider getting an extreme cycling tattoo?

9) You know the exact distance to your nearest 3 repair shops from your house.

10) After every weekend your phone is filled with pictures of roads, trials and sunsets.

11) You stare at other cyclists to check out their bike.

12) Your bike has more miles on its computer than your car does.

13) You're obsessed with compare your riding performance with everyone else on Strava.

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Posted

number 6, I even hesitate take a ride when it is wet :)

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Posted

11, but it is not the bike, it is those impossible calves!

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Posted

I'm 2 and 11

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Posted

Definitely 13. 10 segments on my commute home and I'm QOM on 8 of them. I NEED the other 2 :-)

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Posted

Only 4 and 13.

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Posted

Loosen up guys - grammar is only rules not laws or morals ;)

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Posted

Seconded! Your = possession, something you own

              You're = abbreviated form of "you are"

eg: I see you're riding your new bike.  

It's not complicated but getting it wrong doesn't help credibility.  

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Posted

Who writes these articles? It would be nice if you could use the words 'your' and 'you're' correctly.

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