Originally Posted by Chris 690R
Get a 2012 model much lower. I am 5"9 and still tippy toes, but easily doeable and does not bother me at all!!
I'm 5'8" too. I had Superplush Suspension (in CA, USA) respring, revalve, and lower the bike 1.5". The only disadvantage is that I have only 8.5" of travel now, but I don't ride the bike like I did with my KTM/Thumperracing 320 XCF-W.