Join Date: May 2012
Location: North of Canada, Adirondacks, NNJ
Bikes: Too many
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Originally Posted by OpOrange
Thank you, its been hard, but even with 140 pounds gone I feel SOOOO much better. Able to do more and be more active thus the bike.
Awesome, congrats. Losing 140 lbs is like not carrying another person around with you. I'd look for a 29er without a suspension fork at your size, like a Marin Muirwoods. Better to enjoy a new bike now that will help you trim now, trade up later.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving. Albert Einstein
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