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    Senior Member Itsjustb's Avatar
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    Inspiring bicycling story

    Here's an essay from an (incredibly healthy) 87-year-old man who attributes much of his good health to biking regularly.

    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/9377816/site/newsweek/

    I can only say, Man I hope it works that well for me too.

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    MTWThFMuter Jeprox's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Itsjustb
    I can only say, Man I hope it works that well for me too.
    Same here. Both my wife's and my side have a history of heart disease and stroke.

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    I-M-D bell curve of bikn'
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    He will be kicking around longer than most of us. What a story.
    Ego Campana Inflectum of Circuitous

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    unaangalia nini? baiskeli's Avatar
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    I hope I get to that age and if I do, I hope that I am still riding.

    Good story.

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    Dominatrikes sbhikes's Avatar
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    And he has a trophy wife, too!
    ~Diane
    Recumbents: Lightning Thunderbolt, '06 Catrike Pocket. Upright: Trek Mountain Bike.
    8.5 mile commute. I like bike lanes.

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