Product Review: Specialized Power Expert Saddle

Specialized offers a wide variety of road bike saddles. Actually they have so many, you may even feel a bit lost deciding which one is right for you. Finding a great saddle is one of the most important things you can do to customize and tailor your bike fit to your body. It becomes even more important if you will be riding long distances, and increasing training efforts. Not only your behind, but your whole body will thank you. After realizing that the width of my saddle may be too small, it came time to try and find something right….

Triathlon Bike vs. Road Bike: What’s the Difference?

Buying a new bike is an investment: you’ll spend years riding it, repairing it, and relishing it. So an important first step is to select the right kind of bike. A recurring question asked by cyclists, and especially cyclists interested in triathlon, is this: Do I buy a road bike or a triathlon bike (Time Trial bike)?  So let’s break it down. Here are the primary differences spelled out:   ROAD BIKE: 1. The angle of the seat tube relative to the bottom bracket is smaller on a road bike ie. the seat is tilted further back, placing you in a more relaxed…