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Old 01-16-12, 07:35 PM   #1
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Hi from Las Vegas NV

I want to get back into the world of bicycle riding. I am 54, injured my left knee a few years ago which hampered my ability to ride, and walk for that matter. Now I am ready to get back into riding, but my current old bike is too difficult to ride, the bar being so high. I just cannot get on the bike anymore. My husband is 62 and still has no problem getting on his bike, even with the high bar. I bet that will change as he gets older.
I am in the market for a new bike, a low step through type. I hope to find out a lot of information in here. It looks like a great group.
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Old 01-16-12, 07:44 PM   #2
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Old 01-17-12, 09:42 AM   #3
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Welcome to Bike Forums.

Have fun buying the new bike.
Post osme pics when you get it.
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Old 01-17-12, 11:57 AM   #4
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Welcome aboard,
let us know which bike you end up with.
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Old 01-17-12, 02:52 PM   #5
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welcome LT.
Stop by the 50+ forum and introduce yourself. I'm one of them, I'm 67. We'll give you some "excellent" advice on picking just the right bike.
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Old 01-18-12, 12:30 PM   #6
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As a former resident of LV, I recommend a bike that gives you the ability to ride off of the roads.
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