How do you measure up??

by Gkam84   January 6, 2013  

So after finding out that each of Robert Forstemanns thighs are 28 inches (pictures below)

http://t.co/dsRzAB7a
http://t.co/mn8xyrK3
http://t.co/nZh7b3vv

I am slightly worried about mine being MASSIVE for not being a pro cyclist. So how do yours shape up?

I just measured mine, one is 20.8 and the other is 21.1 (lop sided)

They were both around 23-24 a couple of years ago when at their biggest....

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His hamstrings are well developed but still normal, it is the quads where all the extra goes.


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posted by bikeboy76 [1233 posts]
6th January 2013 - 3:08

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23 and 23.5
I must favour my right side on acceleration at lights.

posted by Mart [98 posts]
6th January 2013 - 9:58

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What thighs? I can't see any thighs on those photos.

posted by andyp [850 posts]
6th January 2013 - 9:59

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Forstemann was at the Revolution series on Saturday and I can confirm that they're huge. Hugh Porter while introducing him claimed Forstemann could leg press 700kg!

Didn't make much difference though, he got beat by a young Brit and a Frenchman in the sprint/keirin competitions. He did murder Ed Clancy in the team sprint but to be fair Clancy had been racing elimination and points races all night.

posted by drheaton [3429 posts]
7th January 2013 - 0:05

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Yeah that's where the pictures were taken, while he was at Revolution series Wink

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posted by Gkam84 [8784 posts]
7th January 2013 - 1:10

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