You are not a proper cyclist unless you shave your legs...

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Renard, 7 May 2008.

  1. Renard

    Renard Guest

  2. Why Discuss?
  3. OP

    Renard Guest

    Because, thats why!
  4. gbb

    gbb Legendary Member

    Best i sell the bike then...:blush:
  5. Night Train

    Night Train Maker of Things

    Greater Manchester
    But how far up do you stop?

    I'm not going to shave my legs, my relationship with women means more to me then my relationship with bikes.
  6. OP

    Renard Guest

    You ain't just found the right woman.
  7. Noodley

    Noodley Guest

    Floss, I mean wax...:blush:
  8. Baggy

    Baggy Cake connoisseur

    I've shaved mine since I was 13 :blush:
  9. piedwagtail91

    piedwagtail91 Über Member

    not much point if you're a tourist, anyhow i got a whistle from some good looking woman younger than my daughter the other morning:biggrin: so theres no chance of me shaving them now.
  10. OP

    Renard Guest

    The reason I put this up is it amuses me why roadies do it. The usual excuses why are because of road rash - why don't you shave your arms then? ; aerodynamics - never heard of the effect of a rough hull/barnacles on a boat? ; or massages - how many of us can expect that when we get home? The real reason is peer pressure AND VANITY.

    PS. I have done it myself but can't be arsed anymore.

    PPS. Should this be in soapbox?
  11. Fab Foodie

    Fab Foodie hanging-on in quiet desperation ...

    The real reason is...

    because we can...
  12. Noodley

    Noodley Guest

    The real reason for me is:

    ...cos I have better legs than all the women at work and it pisses them off :smile:
  13. Shaun

    Shaun Founder Moderator

    The best shave is the first one of the season.

    Feels really spooky when your jeans just glide over your legs without much tugging :?:

    Not that I'd know ... think I read it on here somewhere ... something some other bloke posted ... :smile::?::?:
  14. OP

    Renard Guest

    I know that feeling. Trousers never felt like that before :tongue:
  15. yenrod

    yenrod Guest

    Shauny babes :smile:


    Nah seriously - I reckon you've outted yourself aint you Admin !!! ie 'when your jeans just glide over your legs'...

    Come on nothing to be ashamed about mate ! :biggrin:

    - I do my legs Fri. or Sat. as it just feels/looks better ands' better for rubbing the legs down.

    Though - id think twice to actually say that to the lads in work.

    'Though it amazes me how women do theirs as they hardly have any 'hairs' compared to a mans leg hair growth.

    Makes me wonder if thats the reason that the finish on a shaved male leg can be better than a females..though a nice shaved leg on a a tanned/toned womans leg is fantasic !!! :tongue::tongue::tongue:
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