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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 08-20-08, 09:24 PM   #1
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Today went for longest bike ride

today went for longest bike ride with out stopping

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Old 08-20-08, 09:30 PM   #2
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Nice! Congratulations I'm going for my first 30mile+ group ride on sunday.
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Old 08-20-08, 09:55 PM   #3
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Congratulations it is always nice to hit a new milestone and gain the confidence to do more.
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Old 08-21-08, 11:47 AM   #4
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nice distance
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Old 08-21-08, 01:31 PM   #5
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Considering it was your longest nonstop ride ever, even the time is respectable! Way to go, and keep it up. The pounds will be jumping off you pretty soon, just to get away from all that exercise.
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Old 08-21-08, 02:07 PM   #6
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Feels good, doesn't it?
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Nice!
A couple years ago when I first started getting back into longer distances, 40 miles was the first big goal I set for myself.
You'll be amazed how easy the miles start coming to you after doing this first big ride. You'll be at the 37 mile mark on a century someday, thinking back to when 37 miles was the finish line.
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Old 08-21-08, 04:34 PM   #8
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How far was your longest ride previous to this? I am asking since i am debating on doing my first group ride this weekend and the route is flat and around 42 miles. Not sure if I am ready.

Congrats on your ride.
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Old 08-21-08, 07:27 PM   #9
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it did feel good.i wish my road bike was back from shop though for it. my previous record was 13.75 miles
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Good job. Just did my longest ride also, only 28mi. My goal was to do a century this year. Probably not happening. Took a while to get my 2nd choice of new bike. Then I had to wait for new tires because the OEMs have flatted twice and I didn't want to be stranded.
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13.75 MILES --> 37.52 MILES ?

Wow you will be hurting tomorrow lol ... congrats!
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Old 08-23-08, 04:06 AM   #13
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That's great, Tim. I'm looking forward to your Metric report next month
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^^^^^^+1

Great Job!!
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