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Old 03-16-07, 09:36 AM
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Bibs for big guy?

I really want to try using bibs. I've heard that they are really comfortable. But being a big boy it ain't easy finding a good selection. Anyone know where I might be able to get a hold of "big" bibs.
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Old 03-16-07, 09:51 AM
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My 4 yo grandson tells me he's a Big Boy now.

Big Boy is relative, need some specifics.
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5'8". Clydesdale Extraordinaire!
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Don't get Performance bib.

They fit fine on the waist/thigh, but they're really long.

Edit: Go here: https://bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=248772
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How about in a wrestling store?

https://www.wrestlinggear.com/store/uniforms/
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Old 03-16-07, 11:17 AM
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Thanks for the info and the link to the other thread. I'll keep doing some research.
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You may want to ask this question or have the mods. move this thread into the Clydesdale forum.
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Old 03-16-07, 01:02 PM
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Great thinking. Thanks.
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I'm a big fan of the Blackbottom series. Very heavy construction.

5'-9" & built like Fred Flintstone.
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I am 6' 235 lb and like my Sugoi and Netti bibs, both in size XXL from LBS, about $60 Cdn.
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Old 03-19-07, 01:21 AM
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Try www.all4cycling.com
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Hi Velocity-

What is your approximate mid-summer (July) weight? Is your height mostly in your legs or do you have a longer torso?

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A few 2XL:
https://www.sierratradingpost.com/d/1...nd-Tights.html

Up to 5XL:
https://www.aerotechdesigns.com/bibshort.htm
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How big is 'big' ?

6'10" 400 lbs??

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I'm 6' and 228#, I use Pearl Izumi's XL bibs. They fit great.
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