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mountain bikes for big people

anyone know of any good places around chicago where i can get a decent mountain bike for a guy who is immensly overweight but would like to lose weight by riding a bike>

Thu. Apr 27, 5:12pm

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big seats

I used to have a Trek hybrid that I loved -- somewhat nubby tires, so you can jump curbs but still efficient. And a big wide seat. Actually, you can add a comfy seat separately too.
They should let you try out the bikes in the parking lot, so just try a variety, and get it sized and adjusted right.
I'm thinking of getting another bike myself... Have fun!
(note: if you don't want yours stolen like mine, lock it up well! or keep inside your apt/house)

Thursday, April 27, 2006, 7:31 PM

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definitely go to a bike store and they will help you.

Thursday, April 27, 2006, 10:03 PM

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