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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 06-26-12, 03:23 PM   #1
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Back in the Saddle

Hello all! I have resolved that it is time for me to get back in the saddle. The birth of my wife and I's second child has kept me off 2 wheels for long enough. I am weighing near 270, which I swore I would never reach my max weight of 275 before the Marine Corps, again. I am getting dangerously close to that weight and I don't want to be there. I have not trained on the bike for about 2 years and I have balooned in that time. I was about 230 then, but still not where I want to be.

My goal is to lose the almost 70 pounds to get back under 200. I have not visited this forum in ages either, so hello to everyone. I got the bike out last night and did some cleaning up on it. I am going to pick up some tubes this afternoon. I can't ride today as I just gave blood, but I will be at it on Thursday afternoon.
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