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My MTB has slightly longer reach for my size

Once upon a time MTBs were all 26". I've had a couple and I'm 20cm taller than you. These days bigger wheels are more common for all adult riders but your frame could be the right size for you ...
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Adult vs. Kids BMX Sizes

Smaller BMX bikes (assuming you are looking at 20 inch wheels only) have smaller handlebars, shorter cranks, sometimes shorter frames (depending on what it is) and angles can vary. Kids bikes are ...
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Adult vs. Kids BMX Sizes

The crank length will likely be longer on an adult-size bmx.
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Does my road bike fit me? I'm scared of injuries on long cycles!

Do you have stack and reach numbers for both bike frames to compare? On the new bike it looks like it already has a pretty short stem, so you probably can’t go (much) shorter? In the second photo it ...
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Does my road bike fit me? I'm scared of injuries on long cycles!

Extending the other answer: The size of the bike looks to be in the right ballpark to me. The only real comment I have regards the seat height (which of course is adjustable). It may be a bit too high,...
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Does my road bike fit me? I'm scared of injuries on long cycles!

Bike fit is totally subjective, and we can't see your position on the old bike to compare. Visually you look quite "forward" but that might be your preference. The down-pedal looks to have ...
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