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Reply to New old BMX Recruit 7/7/2016 9:40 AM

Its good to know I am not the only "old guy" ... I am enjoying it I am starting with a bit of flatland need to get into some sort of condition first ... 20mins and I'm done.. The Haro 300.2 I brought last week felt heavy after a week of use it is starting ... more »

Reply to Bike for Beginner flatland ?? 7/4/2016 2:37 AM

I had a look around last night at general flat info and fuel the flat and fuel site .. you can pick up a colony apprentice in the UK which I may have a look at cost over here is around £390 ... Interesting to see the differences on flat bikes, the rake ... more »

Reply to Bike for Beginner flatland ?? 7/3/2016 12:31 PM

Thanks for the help ... Do you think I can learn the "basics" on a Haro 300 ?? I don't mind buying another bike for flatland be nice to build one but I still need to know a lot more about what to buy or it will be a costly exersice ... I guess a good ... more »

Reply to New old BMX Recruit 7/2/2016 12:27 AM

I have the same thing people giving me odd looks my Mrs was thinking about ringing the men in white coats when I brought my BMX home, I think it is because this is completely new to me you get the "what at your age" got to say the Haro 300.2 feels a ... more »

Reply to New old BMX Recruit 6/29/2016 1:21 AM

Good to know I am not alone in being an old newbie .. I know what you mean about midlife crisis I think this is my second one I did 5 years of motorbike track days around my 40s can't afford that now .. I have been told that 50 is the new 40 so this ... more »

Reply to New old BMX Recruit 6/28/2016 6:37 AM

Cheers guys ... good to see I am not alone in "old timers club"

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Steve I live in Reading but spend a lot of time in Kent as my head office is near Rochester ... once I get all my clobber sorted out I will give you a shout ... be good to learn ... more »