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Overwhelmed by choice? Let us help you choose the right bike to get you riding!
Thinking about buying a new bike, but don't know where to start? Ask members of reddit's /r/bicycling community questions specifically relating to getting the right bike for you, your riding conditions, and your budget.
Help us help you. Tell us as much as you can:
> >* Your level of experience with cycling
>* What's your price range, and have you considered second hand?
>* What's your intention with the bike - commuting, fitness, touring, sport, etc?
>* How far will you be riding, and how often?
>* Riding conditions: roads, pavement, trails, single-track, off-road? Flat or hilly? Traffic and weather.
>* Your location (even approximate) can help other locals familiar with your conditions, too.