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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 09-08-13, 03:50 AM   #1
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First Metric Century

Getting ready to head out for my first metric century. I'll report back. Wish me luck
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You don't need luck. Go get some, and come back to report your triumph!
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First metric century is in the books!
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Well done! I wanted to take a shot at the ten mile course for he event, but I had a schedule conflict.
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Well done! I hope to complete mine this month as well.
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Congratulations! Tell us about the ride.
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The ride was a lot easier than I expected. Did the first 49 solo and hooked up with a small group the last 14. I felt good and think I could've went another 20 but I think the clif shot blocks I ate gave me some GI issues so I decided to call it a day.
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Nice Job!!
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Great job! I did my first metric last month. I only meant to do about 103km, but due to an unexpected detour, I did 120km. It was a great feeling to get that milestone under my belt, and I'm sure it was for you too!
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