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Old 02-21-12, 12:25 AM
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Hello from St. Louis MO.

Hello all, I posted this in the Clydesdale forum before I read the email about the introduction forum.

Looking for advice

Hello all, I have read many of the post and they are truly inspiring. I'm new as a member and I must say all the stories and encouraging post have made me decide to get back on a bike. My main source of inspiration is wanting to ride with my sons (8 & 3).

I have not ridden a bike for 25 years, so I have no idea what bike to start with. I would be considered a clyde + (if there is such a thing) as I'm 6 foot 330 pounds.

I have visited a couple local bike shops and everyone I spoke with was very supportive, but there are many styles and options for bikes. I was hoping to get some feedback from people that are not trying to sell me a bike as to what are good bikes and components for a person my size. My preference would be a comfort bike and one that won't break the bank for an introductory level.

Any advise you can give would be appreciated.
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Old 02-21-12, 06:07 AM
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Hey, welcome and good luck with your new start.
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