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Originally Posted by big john View Post
Yes. 4 riding buddies of mine got Afib:
one has completely aged out of riding, 3 years older than I,
one still rides pretty hard, just dialed it back a bit and quit coffee,
one got ablation, is terrified, only rides one single loop in his neighborhood,
one, a physician, got ablation and rides as hard as he ever did.

I'm fine, so far so good. It seems to me that the Afibers did too many intervals and didn't recover enough - they all share that one thing and were strong to very strong riders. I might be an example of only having trained hard for 25 years instead of 60.
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