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How to buy the perfect saddle

Gavsl123Gavsl123 Posts: 26
edited July 2016 in MTB beginners
How can i buy the perfect saddle, normal bike saddles seem to pain me very much.

what are the best saddles for overweight riders?

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  • cooldadcooldad Posts: 32,599
    Go to a bike shop that can measure you and recommend the right saddle for your shape, or experiment.

    There are no best saddles.

    But avoid massive padded things in the belief they'll be comfortable. They won't after the first few miles. A decent saddle needs to be firm enough to support your sit bones.
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  • RockmonkeySCRockmonkeySC Posts: 14,770
    Some shops have demonstrator saddles which you can borrow for a week. That's how I chose mine.
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