1. The most important thing about buying a new bike is to make sure it fits. The only way you'll know if the bike is right for you is to size up the bike and make sure that the bike's geometry matches your body's geometry. Ask questions and do some research.
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2. If possible, try to find a shop that will let you demo the bike on real dirt. Five minutes in a parking lot won't cut it. You wouldn't buy a car without a real world test drive, and a bike should be no different.
3. Don't belive the hype. Just because your favorite rider or best friend rides a certain bike, that doesn't mean that's the best one for you. Have an open mind and be realistic about your needs and ability.
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    Show off your "Orange coloured" mountain bikes here

    Heres mine
    i upgraded brakes to tecktro draco hydraulic brakes.
    (photo taken in professional studio)
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    OK. Its not entry level or anything, but it is orange.

    It is a 2012 Salsa Spearfish
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    Paging Tone. Tone to the beginner's forum, please.
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    Show off your "Orange coloured" mountain bikes here-p1050797.jpg

    My KHS; I hated the original "Burnt Orange" frame, so I repainted it myself.

    Much oranger!

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