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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 07-27-08, 08:19 AM   #1
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Hello from a clyde in Oswego, NY

Hello, my name is Steve and I'm a clyde, but hopefully not for long In January I was 265 and last I weighed myself I was 234. I was walking and eating better, but got tired of walking, it was kind of boring.

I bought a used Trek 700 (I didn't spend a lot on it)for myself and a used MTB for one of my sons, but another boy I just fixed one we had up. I had taken a couple of trips this weekend, but this morning we did our first 10k and it felt great! We had four major hills to climb, but made it in about 90 minutes.

Well, I hope to have fun on this forum, see you around
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Old 07-27-08, 09:57 AM   #2
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