Injured Tom Boonen Ruled Out For Rest Of season

BRUSSELS, Aug 22, 2013 - Belgium's former world champion Tom Boonen will miss the rest of the season including the world championships in Florence after breaking down with a saddle injury, his Omega Pharma team annnounced Thursday. The 32-year-old underwent medical tests on Thursday morning that revealed a cyst in the buttock region as well as severe sores which means he will … [Read more...]

Cycling Chiefs Call Bruyneel, Vaughters To The Saddle

REDON, France, July 4, 2011 (AFP) - World cycling chiefs have hit back at professional team managers Johan Bruyneel and Jonathan Vaughters after the pair complained about technical checks on riders' saddles at the Tour de France. The saddles of several teams taking part in the race's team time trial on stage two Sunday were checked by experts from the International Cycling Union (UCI) … [Read more...]

Saddle Height – Low or High Is The Question

We will be running a series of articles addressing the issues that are involved in getting a proper bike fit. to do this we recruited Aram Goganian of Predator Cycles in Santa Monica, CA. He is known in these parts to be the bike fitter of the cycling elite. Written by: Aram Goganian Bike Fitter at Predator SADDLE HEIGHT There are three parts to a proper bicycle fit; > the … [Read more...]