His Brain is Gone!
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Paoli, Wisconsin
Bikes: RANS Stratus, Bridgestone CB-1, Trek 7600, Sun EZ-Rider AX, Fuji Absolute 1.0, Cayne Rambler 3
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It is a crank forward, and yes, I took a test ride on one. The way the seat can be positioned is ingenious. Up, down, back, forward, adjust the back rest position. Extremely comfortable. One of the slowest bikes you can buy, but it gets people on bikes that would normally be so uncomfortable that they won't ride. On hills they are very slow, but not that hard to pedal. You just slowly go right up hills that you think you can't ride over.
They also make an electric assist model. Which I think is great. Get people out riding bikes in the park who thought they'd never be able to bike again.
I thought it was a really neat design.
"Too often I would hear men boast of the miles covered that day, rarely of what they had seen." Louis L'Amour
There are two types of road bikers: bikers who are faster than me, and me. Bruce Cameron - Denver Post