You asked: What is the most comfortable mountain bike saddle?

What is the best bike saddle for comfort?

Our pick of the best cycling saddles

  • Fizik Antares R3 saddle. …
  • Specialized Power saddle. …
  • Fizik Tempo Argo R1 saddle. …
  • Selle San Marco Mantra Superleggera Open saddle. …
  • Fizik Arione saddle. …
  • Fabric Scoop Flat Pro saddle. …
  • Pro Stealth saddle. …
  • ISM PN 3.0 saddle. The time triallists favourite.

Why are MTB saddles so uncomfortable?

If you are a new mountain biker then the biggest reason you feel pain while in your bike seat is because you are not conditioned for your bike seat. Your glute muscles are not tough because you have not ridden a lot. … If you are still experiencing pain and discomfort, then it is time to test out different seats.

How do I know if my bike saddle is too wide?

On the other hand, a person with narrow sit bones will feel pushed forwards in a wide saddle. If the saddle’s rails are not equipped to allow the saddle to move far back enough, then the saddle is probably too wide for you, or you could have an inline seat post fitted.

Why do my sit bones hurt when cycling?

Improper fit on your bike could be the main reason for your saddle discomfort. If your saddle is too high, too low, too far forward, too far back, not level, or if you are reaching too far to your handlebars, you could be experiencing pain as a result.

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What width saddle do I need?

Place the foil or cardboard on a carpeted stair and sit down, then pick up your feet to mimic your riding position. When you stand up there should be two depressions left by your sit bones. Measure the distance between the centres of the depressions and add 25 to 30mm to find your ideal saddle width.