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    newbie ?

    My cousin is 12yrs old, 6th grade, 4'7" and 82lbs. I'm trying to determinie if he should ride a 20" or24" bike?What is a good brand (gt, haro, mongoose, giant, schwinn, dk, free agent, mosh, redline)? I doubt he will race the bmx bike and most of his riding will be on trails with his friends. Any advice/suggestions?

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    20"

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    20" for tricks, but if he's just going to be tooling around might as well get him a more comfortable 24" bike.

    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    Quote Originally Posted by Darin
    24"

    at 4'7" you think he should ride a 24"?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jerry Garcia
    at 4'7" you think he should ride a 24"?
    Thats what i was thinking.

    20" is good.

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