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Old 12-05-23, 07:09 PM
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Getting into Cycling

Hi, I'm getting into cycling slowly but surely. Looking for suggestions on a good entry level roadbike. I have a vintage cycle I've been riding but will be looking to sell that one.
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Looking for something that will be great for hill climbs
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Lots of choices out there. Might try asking in the General or Road forums. I’m sure that you’ll get a lot of advice.
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Entry level road bike.
1. Has to fit the rider
2. Has to get dialed in during first month (saddle, shoes/pedals, bar tape, handlebar height & reach optimized)
3. Should get a service during 1st year (chain stretch, brake check)
4. Has to be fun.

Hills = compact double crankset, or a triple crankset. Maybe single ring (1X) but usually employed on gravel bikes.

Determine your budget first
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What kind of cycling do you think you want to do? For fitness? For sightseeing? For commuting/errands?
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