The Playtex Cycling Team
They are the Playtex Cycling Team
They certainly are an unusual sort.
The oddest thing about them is,
They have no visible means of support.
They are the Playtex Cycling Team.
Some need some time to get up some steam.
There are elderly dears with sagging brassieres.
With their ancient old farts with weakened hearts.
Some are becoming an old cliché.
They’re losing their hair or turning gray.
In no time at all these guys “hit the wall”,
Even if they overdose on their Geritol.
None are homosexual or that’s what they say.
But all know some guy they call Ben Gay.
They don’t smoke but they all seem to have a little pot.
Their hair’s getting thinner but their bodies are not.
They take special care to protect their rear ends.
They’re looking for cycling shorts made by Depends.
They can’t talk about Niagara without talking about Viagra.
They talk about their bi-passes or upgrading their glasses.
They’re a bunch of cycling old timers talking about Alzheimers.
They talk of all their trips and slips and even broken hips.
I guess before all their money is spent,
They’ll find where their get-up-and-go has went.
What is their goal? What do they seek?
Why aren’t they working in the middle of the week?
I’ve seen these folk in all kinds of events,
Cycling across states and sleeping in tents.
Each seems to have a ten thousand dollar bike.
They’ve never seen a Cracker Barrel they didn’t like.
Some have no idea where they put their libido,
But they’re first to the bathroom wherever they go.
Under the helmets are hair extensions.
I’d say most are living on pensions.
They look so wise and full of knowledge.
Most of their children are out of college.
Surely they cannot be what they seem.
What mostly defines this Playtex Cycling Team?
While Playtex implies that they’re crossing their hearts,
But I see old men who have lost control of their farts.
They’re really a scream living a dream.
They’re called the Playtex Cycling Team.
I can’t think of anything left to report.
They simply have no visible means of support.
The ladies that are in the pictures are really not old enough to be on the Playtex Cycling Team.
These pictures were taken on 3-10-10.
Union Grove to Saxapahaw
Shes Even Faster In The Nude
- She's Even Faster In The Nude
She rode her bike so well. She loved it as most could tell. But as many men that would find her, She would quickly put behind her. So many beaus she left to grieve. She had many goals to...
The Long Distance Man
- The Long Distance Man
Have you seen the long distance man? He burns his bridges as fast as he can What has he seen? Where has he been? Is he always on the outside looking in? He cant look ahead for seeing the...
30 Years Of Assaulting Mount Mitchell
- 30 Years Of Assaulting Mount Mitchell
Micky Dee, Richard Dunn, Ed Anderson, Kirk Clark-1986-Helmets weren't required! As of this May it's a 35 year-old bicycle ride up the tallest mountain east of the Rockies. Located in a 1,855-acre North...
Mickeys Favorite Bicycle Descending Videos
- Mickey's Favorite Bicycle "Descending" Videos
The videos get better as you go toward the bottom. My favorite is probably at the bottom. You might turn your sound down a notch or three. The wind gets pretty loud. I've tried to add music and I've...
Charleston, SC-Micks Pics
- Charleston, SC-Mick's Pics
Out in the distance is the Ravenel Bridge connecting Charleston with Mount Pleasant. The "bridge" is host to "Wonders Way" which is named after Garrett Wonders. He was struck and killed while riding a...
Yearly Cycling Training Regimen
- Yearly Cycling Training Regimen
Training is an ugly word to me, especially at my age. In some manner I am indeed training or making an effort to maintain my fitness. There are no off seasons. This isnt a month that is kind to...
When A Cyclists Chamois Freezes
- When a Cyclists Chamois Freezes
When I was green and very young I would just stick out my tongue. Id dare the world, come get me. I can do that! Come on and bet me! I could take a licking and keep on ticking. ...
Cycling What Can I Say
- A Poem of Cycling-What Can I Say?
What can I say, in a positive way? How can I sway you to come out and play, On a lean, clean machine in a beautiful scene? Who of you will dare to put wind in your hair, Rain in your face and leave never...
More by this Author
America, Our Forefathers, and Our Constitution The work of many minds, the US Constitution stands as a model of cooperative statesmanship and the art of compromise. Our forefathers would roll over in their graves...
The story that I'm emphasizing here is of the Surrender of Camp Carroll. The "surrender" takes place in 1972. Camp Carroll was a United States Marine Corps artillery base during the Vietnam War. It was...
If Mona Lisa only had a bicycle!