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Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

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Old 02-07-09, 01:25 PM   #1
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Specialized Vienna 3 Vs Trek 7.3fx

I have been looking at these two bikes:
Specialized Globe Vienna 3
http://www.specialized.com/bc/SBCBkM...=39277&eid=178

Trek 7.3 fx
http://www.trekbikes.com/us/en/bikes/bike_path/fx/73fx/

I am thinking about using one of these for easy rides around the city, taking on trips to National Parks, my kids college campus, etc.

Please give me opinions on these bikes.
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Old 04-03-09, 01:14 PM   #2
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I know it has been awhile since you posted this, which one did you go with and how do you like it?
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Old 04-03-09, 02:07 PM   #3
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A LBS by my house had a couple of these brand new for $299, they are real nice and i was seriously thinking of picking one up.

http://www.specialized.com/bc/SBCBkM...73&language=US
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