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  •  Any tips on (3+ / 0-)

    where to get granny trike? The google didn't help much.  Suggestions?

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    by DRo on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 05:13:51 AM PST

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      I plan on getting a simple single-speed Schwinn from Walmart. I believe schwinn only distribute that trike through Walmart. My first bike was a schwinn, and this baby reminds me a lot of it.

      I'm not a Walmart fan, but I have to say it warmed my heart to see all the reviews from older folks, disabled, or relatives of special needs kids who said that trike made it possible for them to get out on a bike path and feel more confident and comfortable with their bodies and balance and self-esteem. Awesome.

      I personally am pretty fit and can ride a two-wheeler, but I think trikes are simply cool and way handy for hauling stuff.

      Schwinn also makes a higher end trike that I would buy if I need the other gears.

      Did you google "adult tricycle"? Try "tririder".

      Maybe just maybe our foremothers and our forefathers came to this land in different ships. But we're all in the same boat now. - John Lewis

      by bluesheep on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 05:39:24 AM PST

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    •  Go to your local bike shop (3+ / 0-)
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      DRo, bluesheep, flowerfarmer

      They will be happy to help get you a trike.  If you're in the Berkeley/Oakland area you can message me and come down to the shopt I work at and I'll help you out personally.  Here's a good one:  http://wilsonbike.com/...

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