There is a race in Toronto that has the Clydsdale catagory. I did not bother registering as one. I figured I was not going to win any catagory. Plus you are still not really competing with similar body types. Some of the clydsdale women are really tall.
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Many triathlons have age group categories and then an Althea (for women over 150 lbs) and Clydsdales (for men over a certain weight...forgot what number). I would imagine as well that some running races have something similar. Very true what you say and a good race organizer should take that into consideration.
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