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Old 09-12-08, 12:32 PM   #1
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Lance's Return and Love of Cycling

Below is a link to an interesting article about Lance's return to racing written by one of his team mates. Bottom line - Lance simply loves cycling. The closing statement:
"On a bike, riding alone, in that environment, I feel at peace and can escape. Pushing myself in training to attain new levels, I feel the rhythm of the pedal stroke, the spinning wheels, my breath and the ticking chain. My mind is focused as there is clarity making me content. In retirement, I bet Lance missed that as well."

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/12/sp...in&oref=slogin
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Old 09-12-08, 12:50 PM   #2
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Thanks for the link; great article!

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I'm looking forward to when he starts again. Thanks for the artical.
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Old 09-12-08, 03:48 PM   #5
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Good article. Thanks. While I'm not remotely suggesting that I'm of the ilk as a professional rider, I do think a "non-cyclist" simply doesn't get it. We ride because we can't not ride.
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