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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 07-21-12, 05:04 PM   #1
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Got the wife a new bike

Thanks to everyones input we ended up getting her a Specialized Vita. She didn't have the 'aha' moment someone else described, but that was because it was the first one she tried and didn't want to try another after that.

Signer her up for the Hotter'n'Hell ride when we got home so we are all set!

Thanks again for the info & suggestions all.

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Congratulations! The Vita is a good choice. Give us ride reports!
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