new to road bikes

paul rusty lee
paul rusty lee Posts: 2
edited April 2013 in Road beginners
im new to road biking, i used to do a lot of mountain biking and now i want to try road biking, ive got about €1000 to spend and i would like a carbon frame can any one please recomend a good bike for me and also i do have a bit of trouble with lower back pain will cycling make it worse


  • Davdandy
    Davdandy Posts: 571
    I have lower back pain,as do many but i have to be honest i don't get pain on the bike,on my `arris yes but my back has been fine up till now.

    As for the bike,i will leave that to the more clever lot here.
    Cannondale CAAD 8 105
    Rockrider 8.1
  • sr1vww
    sr1vww Posts: 1
    Hi guys, im new to road bikes. just wanted to know your thoughts on theres bikes

    Carrera Vanquish 2011/2012
    Scott Speedster 60 compact 2013

    Thank you