All about our sportive saddles
Buyer's Guide | Sportive Saddles
The major point of contact between rider and machine. Maybe the most important part of the bike. Or at least, the part that causes the majority of problems. Let’s put an end to that, by helping you select the best fit for you and your bike. Comfortable, perfectly matching to your anatomy and fully supporting your riding style. The foundation for any pleasant ride.
Your position on the bike is very important. It makes a ride fun or not. A wrong position can cause neck and back pain which declines the power you can bring to the pedals. Every saddle has it's own shape which goes best by a certain position. For the more serious MTB and Road cyclists, our saddle series offer Sportive and Competitive positions. Therefore it's important to know your ideal position and find the right saddle.
Sportive saddle's are perfect for people riding in a sportive position. This position is mostly used for touring and riding long distances on a road bike or MTB.
The competitive saddles are specially designed for riders who want to be fast. These saddles are perfect for an competitive position which is needed in a race or fast training rides.
When selecting a new saddle you need to pay extra close attention to the width of your saddle, the relief channel of anatomic cut-out and curved tail. All these details will provide you with a more comfortable ride. Depending on your needs you choose the saddle that fits your body perfectly. This prevents uncomfortable, and unnecessary strain.
When selecting the best saddle for your rides, pay extra close attention to the width. Because to sit comfortably, your sit bones must be well supported. Located at the bottom of your pelvis, the distance between these two bones is different for everyone. This makes it the decisive factor in your choice of model.
All our saddles have an integrated Relief Channel. Some even have a relief hole to take the pressure of completely. It is scientifically proven that it is best to choose a saddles which has such a channel or hole intergrated. It keeps your sensitive parts free of pressure and your blood circulation intact. When there is no such a channel in your saddle it will cause pain and trouble in this area of the body.
Most of the saddles are flat from the front to the back. This often results in overloading your back, because you start to move back and forth while riding. We have added curved tails to our saddles that tilt your pelvis and relieve your spine of all uncomfortable and unnecessary strain.
When you are performing in all disciplines of cycling, you definitely need a Spectrum saddle. Perfect partner in crime for touring, road and MTB on a sportive or competitive level. Available in three width sizes it provides a fit for every adventurous cyclist.
The Convoy proves that pain and discomfort aren’t part of a long ride. It meets all things you expect from a saddle for competitive race posture and is equipped with the best materials. All of this for a competitive price. With this saddle your cycling adventure can start.
The Echo is specially designed for off-road cycling. With this saddle mounted on your bike, you are going for the highest performance. Designed for cyclists that sit in a competitive cycling posture. So, no worries about uncomfortable moments in the forest.
Nobody ever told us that saddle sore is part of the deal. So, when it comes to sportive or even competitive road cycling you want to sit in the saddle for a long time without any pain. Comfortable and enjoying cycling to the fullest. The Echelon takes care os this like no other.
The saddle is the most important contact point between you and your bike. Therefore quality must be good, but comfort needs to be excellent. The Phalanx is our showpiece when it comes to road saddles. Available in three different saddle widths.
Besides all these different sportive saddle series we have some specials in our assortment. Those that are specially made for cenrtain needs, like for people who ride smaller bikes or espacially designed for women. We think about the needs of any cyclist.