Go Back  Bike Forums > Community Connections > Introductions
Reload this Page >

New to recumbents

Introductions Welcome to the BikeForums community! Please introduce yourself to other forum members here.

New to recumbents

Old 07-21-07, 06:56 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
New to recumbents

Hi. I'm more of a recreational biker who tends to get in and out of it every couple of years. I still own the Nishiki 10 speed I used in the late 70's and 80's, as well as the GT RTS3 Mountain Bike I bought in the early 90's. Recently, because my badly out of shape 53 yr. old neck, back, and butt couldn't take the mountain bike for any length of time, I purchased a Bacchetta Agio recumbent which has rekindled the sport/hobby for me. I'm hoping some regular riding will help me loose weight and get in better shape. So far, so good.

Last edited by mbriant; 07-21-07 at 07:13 PM.
mbriant is offline  
Old 07-21-07, 07:03 PM
Tom Stormcrowe
Out fishing with Annie on his lap, a cigar in one hand and a ginger ale in the other, watching the sunset.
Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: South Florida
Posts: 16,065

Bikes: Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 9 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 17 Times in 13 Posts
Welcome aboard!

Feel free to drop by our recumbent forum, and definitely drop by Classic and Vintage! Be prepared for posting pics of that vintage Nishiki as well!
. “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant
Tom Stormcrowe is offline  
Old 07-21-07, 07:05 PM
Throw the stick!!!!
LowCel's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Charleston, WV
Posts: 18,139

Bikes: GMC Denali

Mentioned: 14 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 167 Post(s)
Liked 55 Times in 21 Posts
Welcome to the forums!!! Hope you enjoy your stay.
I may be fat but I'm slow enough to make up for it.
LowCel is offline  
Old 07-22-07, 06:27 AM
East Hill
Lanky Lass
East Hill's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Take a deep breath, and ask--What would Sheldon do?
Posts: 21,434

Bikes: Nishiki Nut! International, Pro, Olympic 12, Sport mixte, and others too numerous to mention.

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Liked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
Welcome aboard!

Feel free to drop by our recumbent forum, and definitely drop by Classic and Vintage! Be prepared for posting pics of that vintage Nishiki as well!
Tom foretold what I was going to say...he is absolutely correct, we'd love to see photos of that Nishiki in the Classic & Vintage forum.

He knows I have quite a collection of Nishikis going .

Welcome to BF!

East Hill
East Hill is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.