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Old 04-06-13, 02:04 AM
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Originally Posted by ThermionicScott View Post
I find that being stretched out (and forward) helps prevent locking the elbows -- it's too easy to lock up and lean on your hands when they're right under you.
I concur with personal experience. When I'm forward and stretched out more on my (road) bike, my arms instinctively bend knowing that my shoulder blades would hurt if I didn't.
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