The Use of Body Patterns in Bike Fitting

The Use of Body Patterns in Bike Fitting

As bike fitters, we can generally agree to hold two seemingly opposing concepts in mind at the same time: All cyclists are individuals and need to be fitted according to their unique presentation, background, and needs Cyclists who function well on their bicycles will...
Bike Fit Position Measurements

Bike Fit Position Measurements

Bike fit position measurements are a way for a fitter or cyclist to capture the parameters that determine the relationship between the primary contact points on a bicycle, as these serve to reflect the cyclist’s position on a bicycle.  Measuring bike parts is easier...
Pre-Purchase Bike Fitting: Bike Buying by Prescription

Pre-Purchase Bike Fitting: Bike Buying by Prescription

Most cyclists are mindful of choosing the right bike size when shopping for a new steed, whether you are buying a “screamin’ deal” used bike, or a new dream bike.  But there are some bikes where knowing the right size is not quite enough to guarantee the bike will be...
What You Need to Know about Bike Sizing Before You Buy

What You Need to Know about Bike Sizing Before You Buy

Are you looking to get a new bike–new for you?  Could be brand new, or used.  Woo hoo!  That’s exciting! You may be shopping in stores, online or both. You have different styles, brands, models, and SIZES to choose from. And you want to know: what size should I...