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So, while poking around on Strava this week, I discovered some weirdness, and I wonder if anyone else has encountered anything similar. I'd imagine we all probably get the occasional random follower request, such as that friend-of-a-friend-of-a-friend that you rode with one time way back when, or some weirdo that spotted you on a fly-by and now wants to be your new exercise tracking buddy.
What really caught my attention was that several requests that I had let sit without rejecting have very similar fishy profiles. https://www.strava.com/athletes/1143927https://www.strava.com/athletes/13852936https://www.strava.com/athletes/27109226
Each of these has hundreds of people they are following, with only a handful following back. There don't appear to be any activities logged by these accounts. My best guess is they are bike thieves looking for bike pics and maps they can backtrack to homes (especially on those accounts where privacy zones aren't being used).
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