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Old 07-02-15, 03:05 PM
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What's up from an over the hill newbie

Whats up everyone my name's Richie. Im 39 and I decided to get in to what I really missed out on during my childhood. My daughter just learned how to ride without her training wheels so I decided to get her a newer bike (razor black label 18"). For now its good. Its got a gyro and foot pegs so I figured its enough for her right now until she decides to throw it around religiously and I'll spend the cash for a better bike. She's 9. I was initially opting for a cheap mtn bike just to ride around with her in but after not finding what I want I saw the Orange mongoose index 20" at target. For now it'll do as well. Do I plan on going balls out with it? Not likely, but I do plan on trying some of the simpler tricks like a manual so don't expect me at any skate parks anytime soon lol. Overall, I'm just happy to have and share with my kids what I didn't get when I was younger. I eventually plan on getting a Haro or maybe find and restore an old school gt or dyno. So until then, hope to chat with you guys soon.
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Old 07-02-15, 03:09 PM
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Welcome to the forum. My son is 44 and I still enjoy riding with him, so cherish the opportunity you have.
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Old 07-02-15, 06:35 PM
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