Boulder Hipster Road Cyclist wipes out, breaks leg…keeps cycling, with one leg. Photos.

Via on Sep 1, 2009

robbie stout

Robbie Stout is cooler, better looking, taller, younger, in better shape, nicer, and more intelligent than I. Other than that, he’s got nuthin’.

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He and Anna, his UK-accented ladypal, are in serious contention for elephantjournal.com’s annual Couple of the Year award.

Check out his bike-friendly, car-deadly tee shirt.

Check out how he affixes the crutch to his bike, so he can pedal with one leg, hop off, un-bungie his crutch and hobble off. Now that’s fully mobile, fully green, fully innovative to beat of his own drummer living.

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5 Responses to “Boulder Hipster Road Cyclist wipes out, breaks leg…keeps cycling, with one leg. Photos.”

  1. Simon Higgins says:

    Ha! I did that in 1985. I was a marathon runner and I broke my ankle in a rabbit hole out training. The good old NHS fixed me up with a plastic pot. I chopped off the top two inches so I could bend my knee, and kept fit for 6 weeks by cycling 30 miles every other day.

  2. gwenbell says:

    Robbie Stout! I love that you are still riding your bike, even with a broken leg! Didn't your doc tell you not to do that!? *chuckle* Also, didn't you do that once with a torn rotator cuff? You are a braver soul than I.

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