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Where do I put my foot

I have around 60 miles clocked on my new bike

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And am hoping to get some advice on foot position. What part of the foot should be resting on the peg? My bike has a relatively upright riding position and I can't really decide. Is the heel supposed to be directly on the peg or is the peg supposed to be in the arch of the foot (in front of the heel of the boot)? The bike is really comfortable overall but my right ankle has been sore because I can't seem to figure out what's comfortable. I know it's probably a matter of what is most comfortable for the rider, but does anyone have any suggestions?,I would not recommend putting your heel on the peg; it can easily slip off and you will have little ability to stand up on the pegs if needed. You will probably get differing views here, but I ride my standard bike much like I ride a horse; footpeg in the arch of my foot at some times just like a stirrup, and footpeg under the ball of my foot at other times; again just like in a stirrup. ,,,

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