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    WooHoo!

    I think its safe to call it, I've been under 200 lbs for the last week! I made it! Also currently at the high end of normal on the BMI scale (not that the BMI scale works for everyone, just yet another figure to look at in my book).

    Its been a blast! I plan to continue riding. My hill climbing has definitely improved a lot this year, and just joined a cycling club, which was more of a question of which one I wanted to join, rather than riding with a group. There are quite a few bike clubs in the area.

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    Congrats bro!!!!!!!! Keep it going.
    Don't worry about life, you're not going to survive it anyway.

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    Congratulations, welcome to Emeritusville!

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    Awesome, Conga-Rats!

    The hill climbing is not only a product of the increased strength, it is greatly assisted by the lost weight.

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    Gees another positive result from a single track mind;good on ya FC_;But I my have to goto the cry in yor beer chat for a for a pick me up of grief./Kenneth

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    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

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    Congrats...

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    You da man.
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    Nice, Congrats.

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    Nice work! It is a great feeling to meet a goal like that. Many congratulations and continued success!

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    Congratulations - Great work!
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    Sweet! You done good.

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