BMX - Newbie Kid Help!
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07-30-05, 10:07 AM
My 9 yo boy wants to start BMX. We're looking for a decent bike for him, cheap, since he's got a real short attention span....but not a POS just in case he wants to keep going.....used is more than OK......Any suggestions?
07-30-05, 11:00 AM
try a haro mirra 360 my bro has it and hes 9. it perfect for him. if he wants a 20" get a backtrail z20
07-30-05, 11:12 AM
thanks....price point looks good for the 20"
07-30-05, 11:17 AM
i ride the 360 a lot i can bunny hop at least 8 inches on it, its so light. i dont remember the price my dad bought it for him for x-mas( my mom diddnt know). i think it was the only thing he got that year. lol
07-30-05, 12:20 PM
You can't really go wrong even with a low-end bike from a reputable shop. Most bike shops nowadays offer lifetime free adjustments and the quality of the bikes is vastly superior to anything you'll find at Toys'R'Us or Wally World, for not much more $$$. Definitely better bang for the buck.
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