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    Galveston County Texas 10 Wheels's Avatar
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    10,000 Miles Still Fat

    Rode 85 Miles Today with Dave..
    10:13 AM, Crossed the 10,000 Mile Mark (Next Pic)

    Lost 21 lbs, Now 202 lbs


    Dave meets a Bull in The Road:




    Long Horn and Yellow Bike:



    Mile 65, Celebration with Flat on New Tire and Tube.

    Last edited by 10 Wheels; 11-09-08 at 06:00 PM.
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGukLuXzH1E

    Set F1re To The Ra1n ( NY Night Rain Ride)
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7jfcWEkSrI

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    Congratulations!

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    You are definitely ready for the Hot Men of Foo thread .

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    TRY EMPATHY & HAVE LOVE IN YOUR HEART, PERHAPS I'LL SEE YOU ON THE ROAD...

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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill View Post
    You are definitely ready for the Hot Men of Foo thread .

    East Hill
    You might just be right.
    I did eat a Hot Dog to Celebrate.
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGukLuXzH1E

    Set F1re To The Ra1n ( NY Night Rain Ride)
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7jfcWEkSrI

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    Congratulations on the mileage!
    14,000 miles and rolling...

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    Congrats on the miles!!!!
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    Swim, Bike, Run and sounds like fun

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    OK, it's a good thing you were not riding with a red jersey when you met the bull.
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    you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way.

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    You are my hero! I had my first post-surgery ride on Friday for 22.5 miles and it went so well and I felt so good I went for 45 miles yesterday and bonked big time. Fortunately, I ride with considerate friends who packed up me and my new bicycle and carried me home.
    Red, like the color my hair used to be.

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    Wait - a second...You are not fat!!! Great job with the 10,000 miles, handsome!

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    You may have tried too much too soon.
    Go Slow...
    Hey, What New Bicycle?
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGukLuXzH1E

    Set F1re To The Ra1n ( NY Night Rain Ride)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Missbumble View Post
    Wait - a second...You are not fat!!! Great job with the 10,000 miles, handsome!
    I am now in shape for bike riding.
    You can tell by my stomach. Ha ha.
    Going to eat less, and lose 25 more pounds.
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGukLuXzH1E

    Set F1re To The Ra1n ( NY Night Rain Ride)
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7jfcWEkSrI

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    Quote Originally Posted by 10 Wheels View Post
    You may have tried too much too soon.
    Go Slow...
    Hey, What New Bicycle?
    After my talk about a Trek 1.5 I got a Lemond Buenos Aires on closeout. Beautiful bike and I'm thrilled with it. Apparently laying on the couch for 3 weeks when they cut my throat is not a very good training program. I just tried to go too far too fast. But what the h---, I've never been able to go so fast before. I'm feeling fine today and pleased to have sore legs again. Riding again tomorrow.
    Red, like the color my hair used to be.

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    I think the knee high black socks are holding you back.

    Ditch em.

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    Either ditch em or get some old school sock garters...


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    Good job on the mileage but another 3 lbs and you're outta here MISTER!


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    Congrats on achieving a tremendous milestone. Keep on going.
    Once you ditch the socks, go all out and get some cycling shoes too.

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    "U Da Man !!" Congrats and Well Done !!!
    You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. - Robin Williams

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    You are not fat.... Nice miles...

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    10,000, and it's early November! Congrats and keep those wheels turning 10 Wheels. One thing I've noticed about our little group here, you never lose your Clyde / Athena status. You just lose the weight. 199's right around the corner my friend.

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    Ten thousand miles. Amazing. Of course, every time you mention a ride it's 80+ miles. Congrats 10Wheels!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Missbumble View Post
    Wait - a second...You are not fat!!! Great job with the 10,000 miles, handsome!
    Hang on a sec! 10 wheels looks thinner than me and I'm not even a clyde anymore. I think we have an intruder

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Beanz View Post
    Good job on the mileage but another 3 lbs and you're outta here MISTER!


    Don't worry beeney...emeritus clydes keep coming back to be entertained by your superhuman feats or is it just to have a giggle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by surfjimc View Post
    Congrats on achieving a tremendous milestone. Keep on going.
    Once you ditch the socks, go all out and get some cycling shoes too.
    A guy rides 10000 miles, and he gets chided for not wearing the 'right' socks and shoes. Amazing. Let me go tell Lance Armstrong how to improve his racing.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by East Hill View Post
    You are definitely ready for the Hot Men of Foo thread .

    East Hill

    link please!

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    and....10 wheels you look awesome not at all "fat" so keep up the good work. Myself I am down a whole 2 pounds from last year after 4000+ miles...when will I learn to put down the fork????

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