When I was presented my first 'multi gear' proper bike, a Halfords Olympic in 1972, it had a single 48 tooth ring with a 14 to 26 five speed freewheel.Moodyman said:Jimbo - you need to remember not everyone is a serious audaxer like you.
Jamie asks as a beginner. I think 39" is a little high for a beginner - especially in a hilly area.
jamie8c said:I am sooooo lost!! My biking experience amounts to 2 bmx's, a raleigh activator and some other 21 speed raleigh when i was about 14. I dont think any bike i have ever owned cost more than 100-150!
Sorry for being so dumb!!
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