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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 08-29-13, 07:45 AM   #1
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Once a Clyde, always.......

I'm 15 down the road from Clydesville after almost two years and 80 pounds, but I still see the glow in the distance. Will the enchantment of gluttony ever leave me?

Just wonderin'
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Old 08-29-13, 08:11 AM   #2
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If you've adopted a life style change rather than just going on a diet, I think you will be fine.
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Old 08-29-13, 10:18 AM   #3
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I pedal faster so I can keep eating. Over the years I've given up drugs and smoking and mostly drinking too, food is all I have left. It's all I got man!
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. . . Food is all I have left. It's all I got man!
I have learned the secret (besides riding a lot) is to replace quantity with quality. I only drink red wine, when I drink.
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Old 08-31-13, 04:05 AM   #5
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Yep I got down under 200 then I broke my foot. Then seven months later I broke my ankle & leg same side. After a year 1/2 of not being able to cycle much, I'm fat again.
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