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Old 05-25-09, 02:53 PM
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Originally Posted by Brushy View Post
For sure it doesn't feel like I'm super stretched out, but I don't remember having a whole lot of bend in my elbows either...
Have you considered a WSD Bike? (Woman Specific Design) The main difference is that a WSD bike has a shorter top tube than a "mens" bike. The idea is to fit a typical woman's relatively longer legs and shorter torso/arms. As you've been looking at the brand, Kona does make WSD bikes.

However, because you've been having stand over concerns on a bike where you can reach the handle bars, maybe a WSD isn't for you. WSD would make this problem even worse.

Last edited by laura*; 05-25-09 at 03:04 PM.
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