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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 05-10-08, 12:22 PM   #1
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observations from todays ride[a good one]

dont know how many miles but is was about an hour. found out i got muscles in my butt i didnt know i hadlegs felt weak after i got off,also i dont care for the twist grip shift on this bike.it never is accurate, or dead on the numbers. shift indicator for the front derailleur is always between numbers.but besides that was a lot of fun.does wear a fat man out1
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Old 05-10-08, 01:47 PM   #2
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It's so much fun getting tired, isn't it
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Old 05-10-08, 03:03 PM   #3
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Working out can be fun. I did 75 minutes of riding and then did a 2 + miles run and now taking the wife out for a Mother's Day Dinner while the children are shopping for a gift they want to get her.
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Old 05-10-08, 05:19 PM   #4
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I hauled my 300lbs through 52 miles of the Texas Hill Country. Nearly 4 hours in the saddle will wear out anyone, and I was no exception. It wore out my bike too. My Big Sur was creaking for forgiveness near the end. I need to get a new ride.
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