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  1. #1
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    Apr 2012
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    Hello from Portland, OR

    New to these forums. Stumbled here looking for advice on cycling shoes / clothing for a Clydesdale. I've been an avid cyclist since I was 7. Actually took my cheap mountain bike into the mountains as a kid. Had posters of John Tomac on my wall and a subscription to Mountain Bike Action. I gained weight in college to play football and then promptly lost 170+ lbs. while biking, getting up to a daily commute of 35 miles a day.

    Unfortunately in 2008 a car t-boned me while riding. I was around 235lbs. at the time. I spent the next year in physical therapy. I gained so much weight in that time between being laid up, depression and the pain that I ballooned to where I am now. I finally got back on my bike today and I'm starting over, basically. Including pics for verification that I was once an athletic, avid cyclist. Now I'm trying to recover from that terrible day and get back to what I love.

    Me in July of 2008

    Me now...

  2. #2
    Galveston County Texas 10 Wheels's Avatar
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    Nov 2007
    In The Wind
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    2010 Expedition, 03 GTO
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    Hi Stephen,

    Welcome to Bike Forum.

    Thanks for the neat pics.

    Happy Miles.
    [SIZE=1][B]What I like about Texas[/B]

    Set F1re To The Ra1n ( NY Night Rain Ride)

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