Originally Posted by crofrog
With out any previous experience you're not even going to be able to use 1/4 the bike and even simple off-road situations can turn into major obstacles. you'll have a much easier and cheaper time learning to ride on something smaller when it comes to off-road.
Not to mention it sucks allot less to get pile driven by a 250 than a 950.
Totally right but none of us can use a 250 to it's potential or we'd be factory racers not work a day stiffs it's all about fun, why tell him he can't have some too?