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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 11-20-08, 12:56 PM   #1
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Compliment from LBS!!

I took my commuter in the other day because on my rush trip home to make sure the wife was okay I snapped 2 spokes. While I was there I was talking to one of the mechanics (who is also in one of my classes at school). We were talking about our commutes and such and he gave me props for the distance I ride everyday. He said a few other compliments... Really made me feel good!
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Old 11-20-08, 01:11 PM   #2
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Well, how far is it? And what wheels snapped?
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Well the mileage varies... on my just to school days I do just under 27miles... add work and it can go from 32 - 48 miles round trip!
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WOw, that's great!
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