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    don't misunderestimate me BoSoxYacht's Avatar
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    Cycling after a stroke

    A friend of mine is trying to get back into cycling after a stroke. She's got some balance and vision problems. I'm thinking maybe she could find someone with a tandem that needs a stoker.

    What cycling club she look into? She lives in Boston(Murderpan).

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    On my TARDIScycle! KingTermite's Avatar
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    Trike?
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    Yeah man, trike if she wants to keep autonomy, but stay relatively safe.

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    Gears? CliftonGK1's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by KingTermite View Post
    Trike?
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    Trike was my first thought. I've seen 3 or 4 people riding serious speedster trikes around Redmond, aside from the usual Town & Country trike crowd.

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    Some trikes can be even more difficult to keep upright than bicycles. You'll want to avoid any racing style ones for this rider.
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    big pimpin


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    A tricycle would definitely be the safest thing for her.
    Ride more.

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    Trike. Go with a trike.
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    Consider the Sun EZ-3 trikes.


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    crw is probably a good place to look for a tandem partner type thing.

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Agreed, my wife rides one and loves it. She has serious balance issues from only having one inner ear after a surgery to remove a tumor. It will also be easier to get on and off of if there are any motor problems.

    She tours on hers, as well, by the way.


    Quote Originally Posted by deraltekluge View Post
    Consider the Sun EZ-3 trikes.

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