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Can bicycling make your legs thinner or more muscular?

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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Sports Medicine
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I believe that cycling is a good overall exercise which will help you both aerobically and also strengthen your quads by strengthening your quads it will help support your knees and help you with stairs it will make you stronger but not necessarily make bulky muscles overall, cycling is a good exercise with minimal negatives.

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I believe that cycling is a good overall exercise which will help you both aerobically and also strengthen your quads by strengthening your quads it will help support your knees and help you with stairs it will make you stronger but not necessarily make bulky muscles overall, cycling is a good exercise with minimal negatives.
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
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