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Old 05-05-19, 11:59 AM
where's the gas tank?
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Originally Posted by jadocs View Post
Unfortunately this has more to do with where your center of gravity is on the bike in relation to its geometry and your riding style. If it’s too far forward you will be supporting yourself with your arms and hands = too much pressure in your hands. Your seat and reach should be adjusted where you are able to support yourself with your core.
I'm one of those people that don't look out of shape, but my core has turned into a gelatinous marshmallow. It's all due to a surgical procedure I had in my mid-40s where my muscles were sucked out and the voids were filled with marshmallow paste.

Back to reality, I'm leaning toward getting a different stem as the seat on the Norco is maxed forward.

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