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Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

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Old 03-11-07, 05:58 PM   #1
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If you want to see me and the Wifes May Plans!

Here's my crazyguyonabike journal I started for the tour!
http://www.crazyguyonabike.com/doc/?...c_id=2191&v=17
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Old 03-11-07, 06:47 PM   #2
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Don't forget a can of butt grease, or whatever the technical term is. I predict chaffing
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Old 03-11-07, 06:59 PM   #3
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Don't forget a can of butt grease, or whatever the technical term is. I predict chaffing
I used Udder Cream. You can get it at Walmart for $0.99 a tube! Does as well as any expensive Chamois cream I've tried.
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Tom, you lucky dog! I'd love to do something like that, but I may need to retire before I'll ever have the time. We'll be following you on the site and I say, "Good for you guys!!"


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Tom, you lucky dog! I'd love to do something like that, but I may need to retire before I'll ever have the time. We'll be following you on the site and I say, "Good for you guys!!"


(BTW - CGOAB is my second favorite bike website!)
I'm only going to be able to post to the site on rest days if a library is available. I'll be running a parallel post on my blog though because I can post to it from my phone! Pics from the tour of course, will go up after we get back!
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Are you going through Muncie at some point? I've got friends in Muncie who would cook and put you up for the night.
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Are you going through Muncie at some point? I've got friends in Muncie who would cook and put you up for the night.
I was looking at a route through Muncie, but we're opting for a more southerly approach through the Anderson area.
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