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    Athena and Shorter Shorts?

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Wouldn't blind me....

    I see nothing wrong with them at all. (Matter of fact, not to be too forward, but I think they look pretty good, actually )
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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bgurl View Post
    Why thank you! Keep in mind I am the average recreational rider and grandmother. I'm sure I would get a different response in a racing forum, which is not the real world for most of us.
    Ah, but I don't care what twig people and human Greyhounds think
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    Nothing wrong with those (or you). Enjoy your tan.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bgurl View Post
    As a larger full figured woman, would it be acceptable to wear these shorts in public on a ride? Or is it something that would blind one's eyes?
    Bgurl, those look great! If they're comfortable, that's a plus, but trust me, you don't have to worry about blinding too many guys with them (but keep an eye on 'em if too many spend a lot of time following you).
    Everyone has to believe in something, I believe I'll have another beer.

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    You look fine! Enjoy your riding .

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bgurl View Post
    Why thank you! Keep in mind I am the average recreational rider and grandmother. I'm sure I would get a different response in a racing forum, which is not the real world for most of us.
    That's why we hang out in the Clyde/Athena forum. Who cares what they think.

    I agree with Tom though (don't tell my wife). I think they look great. I have never been happier than the first day I stopped wearing basketball shorts over my bike shorts. Just wear them, and anyone who's worth anything will respect your for being out there riding.

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    Hey, trust me, I find a set of shorts or bibs that fit and work, I don't care what the twigs think. They look ok to me. You have pretty nice grandma legs by the way.
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    [QUOTE]


    Very nice

    I think they look great on you.


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    You worry way too much. Go. Ride.
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    "clears throat, pulls shirt away from neck rodney dangerfield style"
    Uh, those look great on you...nice legs by the way
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