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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 04-08-10, 05:29 PM   #1
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Well that does it...

I had not seen the other side of 200 lbs in 15 years but this morning I stepped on the scales and, I'm now at 199 lbs so with that my dear, I am leaving you.
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Old 04-08-10, 05:31 PM   #2
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Old 04-08-10, 05:36 PM   #3
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YOU DOG-go eat some NACHOS with a couple bottles of beer, get back up here with the rest of us.

NAH, congrats on your march to better health. I hope to maybe join you by the end of summer.

BTW-my nickname is YODA! MTFBWY!
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Old 04-09-10, 01:42 AM   #4
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Fantastic! I am so jealous.
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Old 04-09-10, 02:02 AM   #5
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great stuff!! me jealous too
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Old 04-09-10, 06:22 AM   #6
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Great . 78 pounds of flab on the wall, 77 lbs of flab on the wall
I looked into a seat post and emailed the company that makes it to see if it would take my weight I'm 60 lbs to heavy fot it.
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Old 04-09-10, 06:38 AM   #7
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Celebrate with a Wendys triple! Go ahead! YOU EARNED IT. Buwahahahahaha...
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