outnabike wrote:My bike with all the crap I carry weighs in at 20 kg. One big BSO, but it is a touring bike. All I wanted was some thing strong with decent gears. The VWR does all that I need and I can get up any hills I need to. It gets my heart rate up and is good exercise.
A VWR is hardly a BSO. In fact it is a (steel is) REAL bike. If I could lug 20kg of gear up a 10% climb in comfort on foot then I'd consider myself better than my touring bike