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Old 01-16-12, 07:35 PM
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Hi from Las Vegas NV

I want to get back into the world of bicycle riding. I am 54, injured my left knee a few years ago which hampered my ability to ride, and walk for that matter. Now I am ready to get back into riding, but my current old bike is too difficult to ride, the bar being so high. I just cannot get on the bike anymore. My husband is 62 and still has no problem getting on his bike, even with the high bar. I bet that will change as he gets older.
I am in the market for a new bike, a low step through type. I hope to find out a lot of information in here. It looks like a great group.
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Old 01-16-12, 07:44 PM
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Welcome to BF. I moved to Indianapolis from Las Vegas 3 years ago, and there is so much I miss....
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Old 01-17-12, 09:42 AM
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Welcome to Bike Forums.

Have fun buying the new bike.
Post osme pics when you get it.
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Old 01-17-12, 11:57 AM
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Welcome aboard,
let us know which bike you end up with.
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Old 01-17-12, 02:52 PM
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welcome LT.
Stop by the 50+ forum and introduce yourself. I'm one of them, I'm 67. We'll give you some "excellent" advice on picking just the right bike.
The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. - Psalm 103:8

I am a cyclist. I am not the fastest or the fittest. But I will get to where I'm going with a smile on my face.
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Old 01-18-12, 12:30 PM
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As a former resident of LV, I recommend a bike that gives you the ability to ride off of the roads.
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