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Old 07-29-04, 09:19 PM   #1
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Did you see this article about Robbie

Sheese that kind of tolerance for pain blows me away...

http://www.procycling.com/news.aspx?ID=371
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I read a similar article in the mainstream press this morning.

I'm not the world's biggest Robbie fan but I have to admire his efforts.
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It really makes his Alp d'Huez wheelie across the finishing line stand out now!
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Sheese that kind of tolerance for pain blows me away...
no kidding. this description just sounds brutal:

"I crashed within the last kilometre and landed on everything. I had skin off from head to toe and then something hit me in the back...."
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