Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  

Go Back   > >

Recreational & Family Ride just to ride? Have a family and want to get them into cycling? Drop in here to discuss recreational and family cycling issues.

User Tag List

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-23-08, 04:41 PM   #1
Junior Member
Thread Starter
cmcgoat's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Austin, TX
Bikes: Schwinn Frontier GSX
Posts: 18
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
new bike - Schwinn Frontier GSX

Hi I'm a returning biker at 52 and a father of 3. When I bought
my kids bikes for Christmas I started shopping for one for

I finally bought this bike today:
(will be a couple of weeks before I can bring it home, have it
on lay-away at my LBS)

I was originally planning on getting a hybrid, but saw this one on
the LBS's web site marked down from $300 to $200 (2007 model)
and went down to check it out. Once I rode it I was in love. It's
probably classified as an entry level MTB but I think it will be good
for the kind of riding I want to do, getting a little cross training in
and riding with my kids around the neighborhood and in our local

It's been a long time since I've owned a bike (and never a good
bike) so this will be very new to me. Already I'm looking around my
area trying to figure out what the best places to ride will be
cmcgoat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-08, 08:00 PM   #2
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 26
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
i started with the same one

i started about 10 years ago with a schwinn frontier and it has served me well. last year upgraded to a hybrid and this year looking at a road bike. i am sure you will enjoy the bike for many years.
bigboybiker2007 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:50 PM.

  • Ask a Question
    get answers from real people!
Click to start entering your question.