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Re: On being short

ColoradoGSRider@xxxxxxx wrote:
> In a message dated 11/19/03 7:16:00 AM Mountain Standard Time,
> abbot@xxxxxxxxxxxx writes:
> > I'm just under 5-7 with short legs and I'm looking for solutions or
> > suggestions as to make my bike touring life a little easier.....Ideas?
> >
> How 'bout leg extensions?

Platform soles? (only half joking, thicker soles might help)

But seriously, there is a short rider's email list out there with people
who doubtless have ideas. I know that some BMW shops will modify bikes
for shorter people as well.

Bob MacFarland                               Cognitive Dissident
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GSXR1100W R1100RS CB750F              SOHC4 DoD BMWMOA EMOTO AMA
         ...proud walking jingle in the midnight sun...