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post #90 of (permalink) Old 08-06-2010, 10:51 AM
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I watched a lot of cylcing when I was younger and the guy dominating then was Miguel Indurain. One of the reasons Indurain was so good was that his body was built a bit differently and he actually had extra lung capacity to a normal human.

A lot of people think if your that dominant in cycling you must be on the juice, but I think Indurain is a good example of someone who had a natural physical edge. So its very possible Lance was not on the juice. Id sooner be thinking innocent until proven guilty

from wiki:
Armstrong has recorded an aerobic capacity of 83.8 mL/kg/min (VO2 max),[35][36] much higher than the average person (40–50), but lower than some other Tour De France winners, such as Miguel Indurain (88.0, although reports exist that Indurain tested at 92–94) and

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