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    New Ride

    I am just getting into mounting biking after several years off from BMX racing. I just acquired a gary fisher hifi pro 29er. My question is it's 16" and I am 5' 11 and from what i have researched this should be really small for me. But i have ridden it several times and it feels really comfortable. Any ideas?

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    Its a 2009 did they come in 16"?

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    My first idea is check the size again. The bike doesn't come in 16. It's either 15.5 or 17.5. The 15.5 is tiny though. At 5'11" you'll probably fit best on a 17.5 or 19, depending on how you're built.
    Worked at Trek/Fisher dealer 2008-2013. Only a little biased.

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    You just came off a bmx bike so the smaller bike might just feel more familiar to you.

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