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Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 04-20-15, 12:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,039
Posted By mrdelprete
super jealous. I want one for my next "do...

super jealous. I want one for my next "do everything" bike....
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 10-04-13, 11:03 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,721
Posted By mrdelprete
I'm in. Start weight- 260 Goal Weight- 252 ...

I'm in.
Start weight- 260
Goal Weight- 252
Distance Goal- 200 miles
Miles as of 10-4 - 20
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 01-11-13, 01:18 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 4,132
Posted By mrdelprete
An esting contest at a local resteraunt. Its...

An esting contest at a local resteraunt. Its called "el Hefe". It is more or less 22ounzes of fried rice balls covered in meat, cheese, and other toppings, surrounded by a bag of chips. If you finish...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 09-12-12, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 146
Posted By mrdelprete
Back on track. I hope

Long time no post. A while ag I was close to exiting the realm of Clyde. I was down to about 209, then some personal tragedies struck.I know we all got problems, but with the death of a close family...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 04-30-12, 04:44 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 5,195
Posted By mrdelprete
4-2- 13 miles 4-3- 12 miles 4-6- 20 miles ...

4-2- 13 miles
4-3- 12 miles
4-6- 20 miles
4-7 - 15 miles
4-8 to 4-15 trip to Niagara Falls with no bike
4-17 12 miles
4-24 15 miles
4-29- 20 miles

April Total-107...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 04-18-12, 09:41 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 5,195
Posted By mrdelprete
4-2- 13 miles 4-3- 12 miles 4-6- 20 miles ...

4-2- 13 miles
4-3- 12 miles
4-6- 20 miles
4-7 - 15 miles
4-8 to 4-15 trip to Niagara Falls with no bike
4-17 12 miles

April Total- 72 miles
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 04-16-12, 06:52 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 5,195
Posted By mrdelprete
4-2- 13 miles 4-3- 12 miles 4-6- 20 miles ...

4-2- 13 miles
4-3- 12 miles
4-6- 20 miles
4-7 - 15 miles
4-8 to 4-15 trip to Niagara Falls with no bike

April Total- 60 miles
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 04-03-12, 09:43 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 5,195
Posted By mrdelprete
4-2- 13 miles 4-3- 12 miles April Total-...

4-2- 13 miles
4-3- 12 miles

April Total- 25 miles
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 04-02-12, 11:00 AM
Replies: 339
Views: 5,195
Posted By mrdelprete
Goal for the month is 200, Last month was my...

Goal for the month is 200, Last month was my longest month ever at 150, lets hope for some good long rides!

4-2- 13 miles
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-30-12, 09:41 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 5,521
Posted By mrdelprete
3-3-12 - 20 miles 3-7-12 - 12 miles 3-8-12...

3-3-12 - 20 miles
3-7-12 - 12 miles
3-8-12 - 12 miles
3-9-12- 13 miles
3-14-12 - 26 miles!
3-19-12 12 miles
3-20-12 15 miles
3-24-12 20 miles
3-29-12 20 miles
150 total miles
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-27-12, 07:38 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 5,521
Posted By mrdelprete
3-3-12 - 20 miles 3-7-12 - 12 miles 3-8-12...

3-3-12 - 20 miles
3-7-12 - 12 miles
3-8-12 - 12 miles
3-9-12- 13 miles
3-14-12 - 26 miles!
3-19-12 12 miles
3-20-12 15 miles
3-24-12 20 miles
130 total miles
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-21-12, 06:19 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 5,521
Posted By mrdelprete
3-3-12 - 20 miles 3-7-12 - 12 miles 3-8-12...

3-3-12 - 20 miles
3-7-12 - 12 miles
3-8-12 - 12 miles
3-9-12- 13 miles
3-14-12 - 26 miles!
3-19-12 12 miles
3-20-12 15 miles
110 total miles
Reached Goal #1, first 100 mile month of my...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 03-19-12, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 467
Posted By mrdelprete
Joining the tandem team!

Just got the family a tandem bike yesterday. An extremely lightly used Sun Retro Tandem 7. Needless to say, we spent the day Sunday taking the kids for cruises around the neighboorhood. My idea of...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-19-12, 08:09 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 5,521
Posted By mrdelprete
3-3-12 - 20 miles 3-7-12 - 12 miles 3-8-12...

3-3-12 - 20 miles
3-7-12 - 12 miles
3-8-12 - 12 miles
3-9-12- 13 miles
3-14-12 - 26 miles!
3-19-12 12 miles
95 total miles
Forum: Road Cycling 03-15-12, 09:22 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,007
Posted By mrdelprete
did you miss the mavic elites for $399?

did you miss the mavic elites for $399?
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-15-12, 06:22 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 5,521
Posted By mrdelprete
3-3-12 - 20 miles 3-7-12 - 12 miles 3-8-12 -...

3-3-12 - 20 miles
3-7-12 - 12 miles
3-8-12 - 12 miles
3-9-12- 13 miles
3-14-12 - 26 miles!

83 total miles and down 7lbs this month!
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-14-12, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 398
Posted By mrdelprete
I did not like the shifting on the Sora, namely...

I did not like the shifting on the Sora, namely using your thumb to downshift, making it impossible to reach from the drops. Also, ergonomicly (sp) the sram is more comfortable for me on long rides....
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-14-12, 01:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 398
Posted By mrdelprete
My new Clyde Ride

Loving my new bike. It is a Gt GTR4 got it on sale from Nashbar for $425 with free shipping. I did not like the Sora shifting. I actually preferred the downtube shifting on my old bike. I went to...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-12, 10:54 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,007
Posted By mrdelprete
It is a motivational thing. I need to get...

It is a motivational thing. I need to get healthy, so my reward might be carbon! I know it is tough nought to hold me, just waiting
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-12, 09:33 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,007
Posted By mrdelprete
I agree. I am not getting a new bike until next...

I agree. I am not getting a new bike until next year, and was thinking of cheap ebay carbon, but would totally get this one, then swap out some parts. (i am an Sram fan)
Forum: Road Cycling 03-14-12, 08:51 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,007
Posted By mrdelprete
Nashbar gone carbon!

http://www.nashbar.com/bikes/Product_10053_10052_533667_-1_203370_10000_202339

Even nashbar is building carbon bikes now. I like the idea of a plain black carbon bike, but not getting on carbon...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-12-12, 12:37 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 5,521
Posted By mrdelprete
My goal is to start small, but you are right. My...

My goal is to start small, but you are right. My goal for next month is 200. By May I am hoping for 100 a week. That might be quick, but I finally have a bike I love and I cant wait to get out on it!
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-12-12, 10:40 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 17,085
Posted By mrdelprete
Neil, Long time reader of your posts. Glad to...

Neil,
Long time reader of your posts. Glad to hear you are doing well. Speady recovery to you!

Matt Del Prete
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-12-12, 10:32 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 5,521
Posted By mrdelprete
3-3-12 - 20 miles 3-7-12 - 12 miles 3-8-12 -...

3-3-12 - 20 miles
3-7-12 - 12 miles
3-8-12 - 12 miles
3-9-12- 13 miles

57 total. More than half way to goal of 100. Would be my first 100 mile month. Here we go!
Forum: Road Cycling 03-08-12, 10:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 547
Posted By mrdelprete
I did something very similar. I have a 2010 GT...

I did something very similar. I have a 2010 GT GTR series 4. Came with lower end 2200 and Sora bits that I rode for 6 months. I bought used rival shifters, 10 speed cassette, 10 speed chain (new),...
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