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May 25, 2014 12:00 AM

This cycling ‘maniac’ conquers the impossible

Suffering gets a bum wrap. Just ask Leon Matz. While most of us aspire to lives devoid of even minor inconveniences, the Orting High School guidance counselor is hooked on suffering. Matz loves using his bike to challenge himself. To grind out mile after thigh-burning uphill mile to see if, even at 63, he can get a little stronger.

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