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Old 09-15-13, 05:54 AM   #1
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I could see myself getting very into this road biking!

Hey people,

So I'm a virtual noob to the world of cycling apart from some serious mountain biking in my teens. Bought an ancient Falcon phantom road bike a couple of months ago and after riding it around for awhile I decided this was a hobby worth investing in (also this old bike had one working brake and old gear shifters that had seen better days) so purchased a Merida Race Lite 900. I chose this model as half of the reason I am into cycling is to do triathlon and the other half is to get around so it seemed like the perfect entry level race-style road bike to allow me to do both and so far I'm absolutely loving it - just waiting for these achy legs to adjust to the amount of work they have to now do these days! Its a pleasure to become part of this forum

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Old 09-15-13, 07:52 AM   #2
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Welcome to Bike Forums Adam. Nice looking bike. Should serve you well.
Post pics of the bike when you get a chance.
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Old 09-15-13, 07:59 AM   #3
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sounds exactly like me. . congrats.
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Old 09-15-13, 07:14 PM   #4
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Welcome to BF and enjoy the new bike!
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