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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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    Long Road: Remixed version at post 17!

    Well, here's my 3 year update, from the beginning to now, more or less.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zb_yhkMs6cA

    Remixed Version
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpZRt5Y9htQ

    The message here is that you can make change, and in fact, YOU are the essential agent of any change in your own life. Do it for yourself.
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    Right On Tom!
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    Inspirational Tom.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way.

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    Sweet video, Tom! Well put together, inspirational, nice work!

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    Great video!

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    What a change in a relatively short amount of time. Amaizing!!!!
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    What a ride it has been, both physically and mentally. Congratulations on your new body and graduation.
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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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    Thanks, guys. Much appreciated.....
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    amazing great job RIDE ON BRO

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    You are a positive force here, Tom.

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    Awesome job Tom I would love to see more of you on the video and maybe a bit less of the road though. I think it would make it even more dramatic.

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    After Tour de Cure, I should have more video available, from a more dramatic perspective. I'll have a multiple camera viewpoint as well as pack riding.

    Quote Originally Posted by garysol1 View Post
    Awesome job Tom I would love to see more of you on the video and maybe a bit less of the road though. I think it would make it even more dramatic.
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    Quote Originally Posted by garysol1 View Post
    Awesome job Tom I would love to see more of you on the video and maybe a bit less of the road though. I think it would make it even more dramatic.
    +10

    Maybe spread it out - could keep the camera on the road the whole time and fade in and out other pictures.

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    OOOOOOOOH! Cool idea! Thanks!

    I'll incorporate that soon as I get more footage. Maybe even some footage blends as well.
    Quote Originally Posted by Air View Post
    +10

    Maybe spread it out - could keep the camera on the road the whole time and fade in and out other pictures.
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    Anytime!

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    Tom are you up on 2 wheels yet?
    Cars make you weak.

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    Not yet, I did a little time on an exercise bike this morning though and anticipate a ride after the weekend. I just need to let the shoulder heal a little more is all.


    Here is a remix of the Long Road Video, by the way!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpZRt5Y9htQ
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    I like the fading in an out, that was pretty cool and the tune is a good one.
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    Excellent video Tom. Next time I lose the will to keep going with the diet I'll watch the vid again.

    I just read about your crash..I hope you get better real quick.

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    great video you are a real inspiration to me and my family

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    2 thumbs up! very inspirational

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    You have come a long way in a short time. Role model for us clydes and athenas.
    For many people, an excuse is better than an achievement because an achievement, no matter how great, leaves you having to prove yourself again in the future but an excuse can last for life....Eric Hoffer

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    WOW Tom you've really helped inspire me to change my life once I can start walking again. I had major foot surgery and just waiting three more weeks till I can start putting wait on it. You make me want to start eating right and jump on a bike and hammer on.
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    love it tom. you rule man.

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