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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 06-18-09, 08:52 AM   #1
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One day from 1K miles!, plus mega weight loss

I had lapband surgery in March. Since the surgery, I have lost 71 pounds.

After my surgery I began dlilgently commuting and riding on the weekends.
After three months, I am one day away from breaking 1000 miles.

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Old 06-18-09, 08:54 AM   #2
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Congratulations! It feels great to break the 1k mark doesn't it?
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Old 06-18-09, 08:56 AM   #3
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Awesome!
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Old 06-18-09, 09:23 AM   #4
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congrats
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Old 06-18-09, 10:01 AM   #5
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71 pounds!!! Awesome...
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Old 06-18-09, 03:25 PM   #7
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We are a few rides from 1k on our bikes. It used to seem like a very big number.

Gratz, and keep it up!
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Old 06-18-09, 07:29 PM   #8
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Ah, one day away from starting the next 1K! Awesome!

Congrats on the progress
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