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      TripperMike reacted to Sunnyorlando's post in the thread BRP in 1 day with Like Like.
      Yes, 24 hrs in a day - it's not impossible, but would it be enjoyable? Prob not so much. Now, if all one wanted is to say it was done...
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      TripperMike replied to the thread BRP in 1 day.
      Simple answer...Yes. A day is 24 hrs. Would I have enjoyed? Probably not. Had I started at the north end of Skyline at the same...
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      TripperMike reacted to rbentnail's post in the thread BRP in 1 day with Like Like.
      I did this recently from end to end. Took right at 4 hrs.
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      TripperMike reacted to Sunnyorlando's post in the thread BRP in 1 day with Like Like.
      So that said, do you think you would have been able to do Skyline in the same day as well?
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      TripperMike reacted to scutrbrau's post in the thread BRP in 1 day with Like Like.
      Sounds like a great trip. My wife and I were riding on the BRP and in the Smokies around the same time you were. I'm glad you had...
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      TripperMike replied to the thread BRP in 1 day.
      ....and so, I had a great ride. :cool: 11 days on the road. Well actually only 7 days; 4 days were spent visiting with my son and his...
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      TripperMike reacted to garyahouse's post in the thread Thousand mile day. with Like Like.
      Punishing. So, I did it wrong? Ha. Now that's funny. Take a moment to hear me out. Truth is, if I waited to do it "right," I wouldn't...
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      TripperMike reacted to OCfjr's post in the thread Thousand mile day. with Like Like.
      The re-occurring misconception is that you can't do a 1000 mile day comfortably. That's just not true. It's not punishing, sleep...
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      TripperMike reacted to Bugnatr's post in the thread Thousand mile day. with Like Like.
      Piff, you fancy street riders. Real long distance is when it takes all day to do less than 200 miles in the forest on a dirt bike. 💪
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      TripperMike reacted to garyahouse's post in the thread Thousand mile day. with Like Like.
      The bucket list. I suppose we all have one. Didn't know that I did until I set out on that fateful day to make my first 2200 mile IBA...
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      TripperMike replied to the thread Thousand mile day..
      For some it's a "notch" on the belt, for others, it's just the way they ride. I still remember the newspaper article I read in the Mpls...
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      TripperMike reacted to super rat's post in the thread Thousand mile day. with Like Like.
      Anyone done one? It's totally doable. I've ridden over 850 miles in a day but it has always been on mostly 2 lane roads. I want to get...
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      TripperMike replied to the thread BRP in 1 day.
      Little under 13 hrs. Started at the north end around 6:15am and finished just outside Cherokee at 7:03. I'll write more when I get home...
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      TripperMike reacted to BigOgre's post in the thread Thousand mile day. with Like Like.
      I put my IBA plate frame on my little 150 scooter. Every now and again it'll get a second look.
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      TripperMike reacted to wftreg's post in the thread Thousand mile day. with Like Like.
      I have completed 1000 miles in less than 24 hours three times and one time I did register the ride with the Iron Butt Association. Now...
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