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    It finally dried up here so I got another qualifying ride in. The Lake Fairfax trails are in awesomely dry shape. I am riding them again tomorrow.

    And man I am loving these wheels.

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    Once again the "dirtiest" part of today's ride was not on the gravel stretches, but on the Hohe Straße with today's rain where the farm vehicles have left a coating of mud from plowing the fields. Still, here are some new gravel sections.

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ID:	17531 By Der Frauenhain

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ID:	17533 Nachtigallenweg along Enkheim Ried/Tränkebach (there may be a similar photo from my last ride to Hanau)

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    I was hoping for some snow miles on the Pugsley this mroning, but there was only a dusting meaning I only got to make tracks on a couple of the wooden bridges. I ended up with about three dirty biker miles in four segments of my 27 mile ride.

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ID:	17562 Gravel switchbacks at Nordpark Bonames. It is starting to get compacted finally

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ID:	17564 Along the Eschbach and A5

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ID:	17565 I behaved myself and did not ride on this gravel at the Kaiser Wilhelms Bad in Bad Homburg

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    More snow overnight and this morning, three to four inches when only a dusting was forecast. I got my dirtysnowbiker miles in on the trails in Grüneburg and Nidda Parks, probably about seven unpaved miles today.

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    Perfect morning for a mountain bike ride!

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    I made my final #fs2018dirtybiker ride to the Kröger's Brötchen on Grüneburgweg. Coffee and a Schokocroissant before heading to the Grüneburg and Nidda Parks for some packed snow/ice/slush/muddy trails for my dirtybiker miles. My first Nidda loop was the perimeter trails, then the second time through I was wandering around the wooded areas.

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    So official count as of 10:30am ET on 3/19/18 for folks with 5 or more #fs2018dirtybiker rides-

    Rank Athlete Dirty Ride Days
    1. Chris R 47
    2. Bill H 20
    3. Lachlan M 18
    4. ricky d 18
    5. Jo 🐢 16
    6. Casey ⚛ 14
    7. G K 14
    8. jeff l 13
    9. Jonathan ⚛ 13
    10. Josh A 6
    11. Dane ⚛ 6


    To no one's surprise (if you've been paying attention), Consularrider has crushed it. He has officially without a doubt no joking around totally serious you know what I'm saying won.

    As for the most liked+elited pic (that wasn't mine), D_A_N_E won with 5 points for his bunny hop practice photo.
    http://bikearlingtonforum.com/showth...245#post172245

    Gents, please PM me your shirt sizes.

    Thanks everyone for playing! I wish the weather cooperated better, but I'm also glad that folks stayed off the mountain bike trails due to the mushy freeze-thaw conditions we had this winter.

    The #fs2018dirtybiker competition is officially over, but feel free to post pics and comments for any more non-road bike rides that happen until the official end of #FS2018.

    Cheers, and see some of you at the closing party on Wednesday!

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