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Old 12-27-06, 07:18 PM   #1
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Looking Back on 2006.

So it's almost the end of the year, and it was a busy year. More war, James Brown and Steve Irwin moved on, Landis won TDF but got booked. What happened to you this year?

I got arrested.
I quit smoking.
I quit drugs.
I fell in love.
I rode my bike. A lot.

all in all a good year i guess.
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Old 12-27-06, 07:49 PM   #2
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So it's almost the end of the year, and it was a busy year. More war, James Brown and Steve Irwin moved on, Landis won TDF but got booked. What happened to you this year?

I got arrested.
I quit smoking.
I quit drugs.
I fell in love.
I rode my bike. A lot.

all in all a good year i guess.
Actually,I'll give the last 21 months:
Start Weight: 581 pounds, Mar 11, 2005
Current Weight: 220 pounds

Goals I have achieved:

1. I rode my first Metric Century (62 miles)
2. I rode my first SAE Century (100 Miles)
3. I rode 167 a mile ride in less than 12 hours and reached the March 2006 goal for a 2 day ride in a day! (Labor Day Weekend)

In the 21 months since I had my bariatric surgery, I have gotten my life back!

Total weight loss: 361 pounds.
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Old 12-27-06, 07:57 PM   #3
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Tom

A round of appluase is called for, that is incredible.

Put the rest of us to shame .
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Old 12-27-06, 08:00 PM   #4
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Less Tom = More Tom. That is interesting math!
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Old 12-27-06, 08:07 PM   #5
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Old 12-27-06, 08:17 PM   #6
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I got up early in the morning and rode my bike. Went to work, ate, then slept. Then repeated many, many times over.
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Old 12-27-06, 08:22 PM   #7
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That was AWESOME!!!!!!.
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Old 12-27-06, 08:26 PM   #8
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Remember that one time, at Foo Camp?

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