Compared to previous Fizik saddles, which always seemed too flat, or had a ridge down the centre, the new Monte has a hammock-style profile that slumps more in the middle.
The Trian Enduro has something you won’t find on any other saddle — elastomer shock absorbers that sit between the carbon rails and the saddle body.
DMR’s Stage 1 saddle comes with a RideSaver strap that bolts onto the bottom of the shell and secures an inner tube. It’s not exactly revolutionary; XC racers have been…
We’ve pedalled hundreds of miles on it with zero complaints
Plush and ergonomic and gets plenty of details
The titanium-alloy rails, low weight and excellent performance easily justify the price
A bargain-priced, stitched and panelled trail saddle with a traditional shape
Where outright comfort is concerned the Vulture is flexible, soft and cushioned
Firm but fair, which matches the brand’s enduro and downhill image
The performance is so good, most riders in search of a comfy trail saddle need look no further
Not especially long, wide or tall, but hey, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it
The Builder is slightly porky but the price is decent for a quality, durable all-mountain saddle
If the shape suits, the Gobi M5 is a top quality, lightweight and durable saddle
The Fabric Scoop is tough, affordable and a near perfect product
With the deeper channel along the centre, the SME3-M rides cushy and plush
While the brightly coloured Hex-air upper of the Fabric Cell is distinctive, it serves to highlight this saddle’s most unusual element. Rather than foam padding, Fabric has utilised hexagonally-shaped air…
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