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by robrichards
18 Sep 2016, 3:41pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Hi! New to forum, advice required!
Replies: 20
Views: 1451

Re: Hi! New to forum, advice required!

Finally home, thanks for the links to the BTwin and the scales. To provide a bit more info, I'm 6'2 and fully understand that cycling alone will not solve any weight issues. I work shifts and most the time survive on rubbish ie chocolate, crisps & coke. Easy to change, hard to stick to! Regardin...
by robrichards
18 Sep 2016, 12:32pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Hi! New to forum, advice required!
Replies: 20
Views: 1451

Re: Hi! New to forum, advice required!

Sorry for late replies, been at a wedding all weekend. Not yet bought a bike as getting advice first seems the logical thing to do! I'm still out at the moment but when I'm home I'll have a proper read, view links etc
by robrichards
17 Sep 2016, 9:17am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Hi! New to forum, advice required!
Replies: 20
Views: 1451

Re: RE: Re: Hi! New to forum, advice required!

Hi and welcome to the forum :D I'no expert in this area but I was just under 220 lb when I started cyclng again, my first road bike was a Giant scr 1.5 annd no problems with it. Whereabouts are you ? Perhaps someone might be able to suggest a decent local bike shop for you. Malc Thanks, I've got a ...
by robrichards
17 Sep 2016, 9:14am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Hi! New to forum, advice required!
Replies: 20
Views: 1451

Re: RE: Re: Hi! New to forum, advice required!

Bonefishblues wrote:I think you're fine :D

https://media.specialized.com/support/0 ... 047554.pdf

Thanks for this! Phew! No excuses now [emoji5]️

I'm a trendy consumer. Just look at my D6603 using hovercraft full of eels.
by robrichards
17 Sep 2016, 8:41am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Hi! New to forum, advice required!
Replies: 20
Views: 1451

Hi! New to forum, advice required!

Having just passed my 39th birthday I decided it is time to really make a change before its too late! I've been overweight (approx 240-245lbs) for some time mainly due to poor diet and lack of exercise so I wanted two to get to 196lbs by next September. I've tried running but it knackers my feet and...