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Fatfighters 2020

Post by FLV » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:12 am

Morning girthfolk...

I keep wondering if this thread will pop back up but it hasnt... so here it is.

I'm sure I'm not alone, but here's my situation. I'm overweight and not particularity happy with how much. I rode a fair bit last year (relatively speaking) and originally joined the 2019 thread but didnt get very far.

I've also realised that my default eating isn't healthy. Prime example today, got on the scales this morning and didn't like the number. Two hours later i'm tucking into a sausage and egg sandwich for breakfast... I think its as much habit as anything now.

So I've decided to have another go at it, I'll check every friday for updates (metric if you can) and will do graphs and everything. Feel free to state a goal, or not to. Feel free to suggest a competitive element if that helps.

So without further ado.. here we go.

Weigh in one for me, 104.1kg (feck me..)

To quote Gairy (from 2019)...
gairym wrote:
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soon we go into battle!!!

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by Richard G » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:16 am

I'm still trying to lose weight after my surgery / recovery. Doing OK (taken off 5kg so far), but I've still got a fair way to go.

Currently: 70.5kg
Target: 63kg (June 13th)

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by Loki » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:27 am

Finally given the all clear to ride regular again so count me in.

140kg, aiming for 125 by July, a big ask.
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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by ScotRoutes » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:47 am

Bollocks. I was hoping this wouldn't pop up again. :oops:

Having got down to my target lady year I have, almost inevitably, gone backwards (upwards?) over the festive season and what I'd already decided would be a bit of a veg(out)anuary.

I did find the discipline/incentive of this thread useful last year though so I'll join in again.

14/02 75.3kg

Target (same as last year) 72Kg.

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by Richard G » Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:17 pm

Loki wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:27 am
Finally given the all clear to ride regular again so count me in.

140kg, aiming for 125 by July, a big ask.
That's pretty inspiring. Get after it buddy!

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by Escape Goat » Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:38 pm

94.6 today.

IF I get on the TNR:

85.7 would be grand.

IF I don't 88.9kg

I need to stop drinking cake and eating beer though...

Feb is a write off for me as hardly any outdoor riding. 3-4 times a week on Zwift though.
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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by gairym » Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:53 pm

I'm in! :-bd

Was 117kg last Friday and will do another weigh-in as soon as I can muster the strength to lift the scales down from the top shelf.

Still out of action for the foreseeable with my back but currently not drinking and watching what I eat so hopeful of a sniff of loss even before I can exercise again.

Good luck everyone!!!

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by Fat tyre kicker » Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:49 pm

I'm in again too, 103kg at the docs the other day, under the physio
At the mo ( not literally :mrgreen: ) and changing jobs with a possibility
Of bike commuting too when settled in so no excuses here !

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by FLV » Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:33 pm

The spreadsheet is growing :lol:

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by mje25 » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:33 pm

Put me on as well please Dave. I’m currently 96kg and aiming for 88ish.
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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by RIP » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:38 pm

Fat tyre kicker wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:49 pm
under the physio
at the mo ( not literally :mrgreen: )
:lol: . That'd be a good way to get the weight off though. Apparently. Or so a friend tells me. Mrs Perrin just tells me to eat more lettuce :cry: .
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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by Fat tyre kicker » Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:28 pm

:lol: :lol:

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by MuddyPete » Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:08 pm

ScotRoutes wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:47 am
Having got down to my target lady...
https://youtu.be/_AqS8ks9op8

You old rascal, you :wink:
May you always have tail wind.

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by RIP » Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:22 pm

Was going to do the same, but knew you'd be along in a minute :wink:

Just get it bought:
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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by ScotRoutes » Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:58 pm

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by MuddyPete » Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:53 pm

RIP wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:22 pm
Was going to do the same, but knew you'd be along in a minute :wink:
Delighted to oblige, old chap. :lol:
May you always have tail wind.

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Re: Fatfighters 2020

Post by lune ranger » Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:33 am

I’m in - 86.3kg on 14th Feb compared to 75kg when I did the B150 ITT last year.
Let the starving begin :-bd

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