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    Is my bike to small?

    Hi,

    I'm a total rookie looking to buy a Vitus sentier but I feel like beeing between sizes. I attach some pictures of my current bike and the geometry for my bike and the Vitus sentier. I'm thinking about the medium or large frame Sentier.

    I want a more stable bike but yet playful. I'm riding trails with lots of roots and prefer to have fun before speed.

    Thanks in advance!

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    Here is the geometry for my bike and the Sentier.

    I have a shorter stem and swept handlebar. My total rech on my bike should be 466mm. I'm 178cm tall with 186cm wingspan and 82cm inseam.

    My current bike
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    Go with the large, you look cramped on your current bike.

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    seat is far too low that's for sure
    bike looks small
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    Quote Originally Posted by frdfandc View Post
    Go with the large, you look cramped on your current bike.
    Ok, thanks! Even though the sizechart says medium for me. Is it because I've long arms?

    Thanks!

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    That's part of it, but mainly because your hands are very low. A bigger bike will have a taller head tube and will bring your hands up to where you need them to be.

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