According to Cycling Tips.com, there is an exact science to fit a road bike to your measurements. Sure, you can pay $300 for someone to “expertly” fit you to a bike, but the following tips, taken directly from their website, will save you money and give you the same results.
Here, then, are the precise ways to get a good fit for your road bike:
A bike fit has three basic parameters: correct saddle height, correct saddle-to-stem distance, and correct fore and aft saddle position. Research overseen by Dr. Kristophe de Timze at M.I.T found with 700 test subjects that key upper to lower body proportions are perfectly suited for bike fit approximations. [Read more…]
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