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Vegan Cyclists

Postby death valley 69 » Wed Jul 28, 2010 7:44 pm

Are there any vegan cyclists out there? I would like to know of any vegan nutrition tips anyone has :D
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby timbo » Wed Jul 28, 2010 7:57 pm

Just do what Mum always said and "Eat your vegetables son".

I do know of a good article about Vegan cyclists, but i'm going to have to scrounge around to find it.
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby timbo » Wed Jul 28, 2010 8:07 pm

Me again,

Its not what I was looking for, but you might like to try www.veganfitness.net/
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby toolonglegs » Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:04 pm

Nimm is a vegan,hasn't been on in a while I think...flick him a pm.I was a vege for a long time...non dairy for a while too.I didn't find it that hard...wel apart from the shoes :roll: .
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:08 pm

[Puts hand up, proudly]
What would you like to know? Vegan for ~20 years.

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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby Pax » Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:19 pm

death valley 69 wrote:Are there any vegan cyclists out there? I would like to know of any vegan nutrition tips anyone has :D


THere is a member on here called "bigfriendlyvegan" so I guess that hte answer will be "yes" once he sees your question :lol:
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby Pax » Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:20 pm

Ooops re previous post...it went to preview when I thought I had posted it, then when I noticed and re-posted it BFV had already put himself up :oops:
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby death valley 69 » Thu Jul 29, 2010 2:44 pm

Thanks everyone for the info and replies. :)
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby brauluver » Sat Jul 31, 2010 8:02 pm

Plenty of Those types over on fixed.org.
Hipsterism and veganism is symbiotically fashionable. :wink:
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby death valley 69 » Sat Jul 31, 2010 9:09 pm

brauluver wrote:Plenty of Those types over on fixed.org.
Hipsterism and veganism is symbiotically fashionable. :wink:

As is Boganism and Bbq's in Adelaide's North . :D :lol:
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Sat Jul 31, 2010 10:59 pm

brauluver wrote:Plenty of Those types over on fixed.org.
Hipsterism and veganism is symbiotically fashionable. :wink:


It's well known that vegans don't have the strength or bone density required to ride fixed.
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby toolonglegs » Sat Jul 31, 2010 11:04 pm

bigfriendlyvegan wrote:
brauluver wrote:Plenty of Those types over on fixed.org.
Hipsterism and veganism is symbiotically fashionable. :wink:


It's well known that vegans don't have the strength or bone density required to ride fixed.



..and they lose out on style points by not running a leather saddle.
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby brauluver » Sun Aug 01, 2010 1:45 pm

death valley 69 wrote:
brauluver wrote:Plenty of Those types over on fixed.org.
Hipsterism and veganism is symbiotically fashionable. :wink:

As is Boganism and Bbq's in Adelaide's North . :D :lol:


Tell me about it!

Pity more of em weren't vegan's really, at least they would,nt offend my eyes with those ugg boots.
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby simonn » Sun Aug 01, 2010 4:08 pm

brauluver wrote:
death valley 69 wrote:Boganism
Pity more of em weren't vegan's really


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Broc ... activities

Had a bit of a WT? moment when I found that Brocky was a vegan.
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby brauluver » Sun Aug 01, 2010 5:05 pm

simonn wrote:
brauluver wrote:
death valley 69 wrote:Boganism
Pity more of em weren't vegan's really


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Broc ... activities

Had a bit of a WT? moment when I found that Brocky was a vegan.


Brock began to consult health practitioner Eric Dowker. He gave up alcohol and cigarettes, and became a vegan.[10] Brock began publicly supporting and, eventually, began to fit to all Holden Dealer Team specials a device called the "Energy Polarizer" containing crystals and magnets that, it was claimed, improved the performance and handling of vehicles through "aligning the molecules".

The overwhelming majority of the Australian motoring community regarded the device as pseudoscience.[10] Brock also recommended tyre pressures of 22psi (150kPa) for his polariser-equipped vehicles, a level which many regarded as near-dangerously low. Holden, fearing the consequences of being associated with the device and a resulting breakdown in communications over Brock's plans for new models, cut ties with Brock and set up an alternative racing/modification operation, Holden Special Vehicles. During this period, Brock also became involved in the importation and even the modification of the Lada Samara, a cheap Soviet-built hatchback a world away from the high-performance V8-powered Commodores he was famous for.[11]


Yeah that's right, he did go off with the pixies there for a while.
Probably a brain fade from his new diet :lol:

Tofu, Ladas, and energy polarisers (WT?) :roll:
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby Plastic bike » Thu Aug 05, 2010 6:50 pm

I ride with a raw food vegan that eats 30-70 bananas a day.
he has a web site called 30 bananas a day!!!!! check it out
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby mikesbytes » Thu Aug 05, 2010 7:29 pm

toolonglegs wrote:Nimm is a vegan,hasn't been on in a while I think...flick him a pm.I was a vege for a long time...non dairy for a while too.I didn't find it that hard...wel apart from the shoes :roll: .


Is he? I thought he was a vego.
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby toolonglegs » Thu Aug 05, 2010 8:48 pm

mikesbytes wrote:
toolonglegs wrote:Nimm is a vegan,hasn't been on in a while I think...flick him a pm.I was a vege for a long time...non dairy for a while too.I didn't find it that hard...wel apart from the shoes :roll: .


Is he? I thought he was a vego.


Doesn't his signature say it all :wink:
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Re: Vegan Cyclists

Postby Apple » Thu Aug 05, 2010 9:06 pm

God help me, if I am what I eat.
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