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Old 08-31-04, 10:57 PM
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ruirui
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Originally Posted by Jakey
... I was given a more traditional stem (flat and out) Its taken some time for my arms and abs to adjust to my weight being forward more (I now have a more traditional racing position) but it has all but cured the discomfort I had in my lower back...
yup, same here... originally the stem on my sirrus was a 17 degree upright, which was cool when i had a flatbar, but it got boring for me.. .so, in july... i changed it to a TT style and flipped the stem upside down. since then.. all my weight is mainly in the front and makes my back more comfortable now. funny thing is.. when i'm on a climb last time, i leaned forward too much that the back wheel didn't grip too well and kinda slipped like i'm about to peel out.. lol.
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