The Ergon SMC Core saddle features a running-shoe-like foam material along with a dual-shell construction that’s designed to minimize trail vibrations. But does it actually deliver?
The main docking platform of the 135mm-wide Syncros Tofino saddle is flatter than most, with a bit of raised tail to dig your sit bones into on the way uphill.
Over tightening a seat post clamp can compress dropper post internals, causing permanent damage. Here are other ways to clamp the post in place without turning the screws too far.
Finding a comfortable mountain bike saddle can be trial and error, so why not start with what you know?
These kid-friendly mountain bike cockpit parts from Nukeproof are properly sized and properly priced.
Though our bodies haven’t changed extensively, mountain bike saddles have. Here’s a few newer models to consider.
Grinduro is still on for September, SDG updates the Bel-Air, new gravel tires, affordable Shimano clipless pedals, and much more.
Riding indoors gets more interesting, and Giro has a new helmet with MIPS Spherical ball-and-socket technology.