Selle Royal, along with researchers from the Sport University of Cologne, the largest sports university in Europe, have applied theory, data and methods to bicycle saddle research in an attempt to unmask the fundamental design characteristics essential to optimizing well-being and overall cycling performance. The result is SCIENTIA, a full spectrum of 9 ergonomic saddles scientifically engineered to precisely and comprehensively fit each rider.
With its outstanding design based on a scientific research, this saddle guarantees the ultimate level of comfort that perfectly fits the moderate rider. Padded with the 3D skingel, specifically positioned in the Central Reservoir for the soft tissues, it avoids shocks due to the innovative Curva Suspension.
- M > 1 (Small) fits riders with less than 11cm of ischial variation
- M > 2 (Medium) fits riders with 11-13cm of ischial variation
- M > 3 (Large) fits riders with more than 13cm of ischial variation
- M > 1 (Small): 289mm long x 141mm wide / 425g
- M > 2 (Medium): 289mm long x 161mm wide / 455g
- M > 3 (Large): 289mm long x 178mm wide / 465g
Brooks' flagship model, the B17 Special has offered sublime support and unrivaled comfort for more than a century. A favorite of casual and high-mileage cyclists alike, each saddle shapes itself to its rider, leading to a customized ride that fits like no other. The B17 Special's top features high-grade leather secured by Brooks' trademark, hand-hammered copper rivets.
Globally renowned and truly timeless, the B17 S Standard is the saddle that secured Brooks' place in cycling history. It's been in constant production since 1910, providing cyclists around the world with over one hundred years of sublime support and unrivaled comfort. Each B17 S Standard shapes itself to its rider, leading to a personal, customized saddle that fits like no other. The S models are shorter and wider than a normal B17 and are uniquely suited to women riders. And of course, it features Brooks' full grain, premium leather top secured by their trademark rivets for the ultimate in style and durability.
Brooks' most heavily sprung saddle, the B135 will transform the roughest city street into a smooth and elegant glide across town. The suspension is thanks to double coil rear springs and a double loop front spring. And, of course, the B135 features Brooks' full-grain, premium tanned leather and trademark rivets for the ultimate in comfort, style, and durability.
For use in the gym or on the road, a Terry gel saddle cover can be a lifesaver when dealing with bad exercise bikes and uncomfortable bike saddles.
- Contoured shape with a center depression strategically located for pressure relief against soft tissue area
- Gel insert made of a semi-fluid polymer that supports and distributes the pressure of your weight, absorbing road shock and vibration
- Synthetic nylon-Lycra cover can be wiped down with damp cloth
- Secures with a tie/tether over standard bike seats up to 7" in width, 10" in length
Serfas delivers superior comfort for those long days on the bike with their Dual Density saddle. The base absorbs shock while the top layer uses gel to conform to your shape giving you frictionless comfort. The anatomic dip relieves pressure from sensitive areas, too.
• Rails: Steel
• Size: 254mm x 178mm
• Weight: 575 Grams
• Cover: Silk-Tech Lycra
Fabric's Scoop saddle is designed to provide flexibility and great ergonomic feel for all genres of cycling. Starting with their unique flexible base, vacuum bonded upper and custom design rail, the Fabric Scoop is proven to be the perfect balance of comfort, performance and simplicity. Available in three profiles and four specifications.
Wide choice of colours & specification
-The Scoop is versatile. A regular ‘Best in Test’ winner, it is available in a wide range of specifications and colours to suit the needs and budget of every kind of rider.
3 rider profiles
-Choose the Scoop to suit. There are 3 profiles of Scoop saddle; Flat for a more aerodynamic riding position, Shallow for all-day performance and Radius for a more upright, comfort focused position.
Durable & flexible
-Our unique 3 part bonding process not only results in super comfort but also an easy to clean saddle with smooth lines and superb durability.
-Rail: Hollow Titanium-alloy
-Upper: Lightweight PU foam
-Cover: Waterproof microfibre
The saddle choice of the top teams of the Enduro World Series. The design has been maximized for frequent changes in rider seat position and saddle height. With an overall flat shape and sloping rear, the SME3 is ideal for quickly changing between sitting and aggressive downhill riding positions. EVA comfort foam, featuring closed air microcells, combined with the flex-optimized carbon composite shell ensures a high level of comfort during seated climbing and flat trail transfers. The solid titanium saddle rails are strong and lightweight.
- Uses: enduro, freeride, all-mountain
- Approximate weight: 240g
Ergon’s SR Sport Gel is the company’s breakthrough innovation in a women’s specific road bike saddle design. It’s shape and relief fit the female anatomy in the rocked-forward position that is experienced on the road and gravel. The soft-tissue and seating area is noticeably more comfortable due to the ergonomically placed gel inlays.
- Includes matching handlebar tape
The Trailmaster LTD features our unique top grain Imported Leather, richly oiled and embossed. Building on the Trailmaster’s legacy, it features the same medium size platform and a rounded uninterrupted perimeter that is easy to get behind and move around without any sharp, snaggy edges. The heavy-stock leather adds a degree of firmness and an aspect of all-weather durability that is unmatched in standard leather tops. The LTD features medium/firm density foam with an extra thick nose for technical climbing and “body english”. A flat sitting area with a central relief promotes sitting on your bones. This saddle is mounted atop Chromoly rails.
Lightweight design without sacrificing strength! The SMD2 Pro Titanium is highlighted by its solid Titanium rails, which only weigh 205 grams. The entire surface design follows a tilted saddle orientation and offers the rider complete freedom of movement over the bike. The guidance of the bike with the inner leg is improved through the circumferential padding found on the edges of the saddle. Clearance at the rear of the saddle allows for undisrupted tire and suspension travel. With a carbon composite shell and the anti-slip seating surface, the SMD2 Pro Titanium is an added advantage to your downhill riding.
- Shell material: carbon composite
- Cover material: microfiber with anti-slip surface
- Uses: MTB, gravity, downhill
Boasting Selle Royal's proprietary RoyalGel padding to eliminate pressure points and maximize comfort, the Drifter saddle is an excellent upgrade. You'll also love the RVL technology for water resistance, the rear springs that soak up bumps, and the rivets which give this sweet saddle a cool vintage look.
The lightweight and top-of-the-line SMC4 Comp Gel is aimed at touring riders and mountain bikers. Thanks to the addition of broad gel pads, even more rider comfort and pressure relief is possible. The 9mm relief channel offers maximum pressure relief for the perineal area. The large sitting area of the saddle effectively reduces pressure points, distributing the pressure equally across the sit bones. Unlike step-saddles, the flat seating surface of the SMC4 enables dynamic sitting positions.
- Shell: nylon composite
- Rail: TiNox
- Cover: microfiber
- Padding: orthopedic comfort foam with gel pads
- Approximate weight: 280g
The Cambium C15 All Weather Carved is made for years of hard riding in a forward riding position, and features hole for pressure relief and additional flex, eliminating contact points which cause discomfort for some riders. With the same contemporary design of the Brooks Cambium range, the All Weather is a durable and comfortable saddle that is “ready to ride”, thanks to a vulcanized natural rubber top for flexible performance requiring no breaking in period. From freezing rain to blazing sunshine, the waterproof, weatherproof nylon cover is made to perform flawlessly in all conditions. Additionally the updated fiberglass reinforced back plate has loops for a saddle bag or other accessory.
In production for more than half a century, Brooks' Team Pro Chrome truly deserves the title of "timeless classic". With a narrower, race-oriented shape, it's ideal for road bikes that have a more aggressive fit. Like every Brooks saddle it shapes itself to the rider as the miles tick by, offering the timeless, customized support that the company's reputation is built upon. And, of course, the Team Pro Chrome features Brooks' full-grain, premium tanned leather and trademark, hand-hammered copper rivets for the ultimate in comfort, style, and durability.
The PN 2.1 applies our popular PN saddle technology to a triathlon platform. It features the same 40-series foam and gel padding as the PN 1.1, but features custom laser-etched graphics, upgraded chromoly rails, and a rear transition hook for easy racking and storage. The rear width is a narrow 120mm wide for excellent thigh and hamstring clearance. Like all ISM saddles, the PN 2.1 is nose-less and designed to remove pressure from soft tissue, ensuring maximum blood flow, no genital numbness, and a healthier, more enjoyable ride.
- Narrow design for maximum thigh clearance
- Enables total freedom-of-movement for the rider
- Rear transition hook
Commonly used for:
- Triathlon bikes
- Time Trial bikes
- Category: Performance Narrow
- Length: 270mm
- Width: 120mm
- Padding: 40-Series Foam and Gel
- Rails: Chromoly
- Colors: Black, white
Available as part of the ISM Demo Program
Pint-sized cyclists deserve comfortable saddles, too! The Little A.R.S. bike seats are smaller versions of Planet Bike's popular Anatomic Relief Saddle. They come in three sizes to fit 12"-24" wheeled bikes and they're scrappy enough to hold up to youthful exuberance.
- Foam padding relieves pressure on soft tissue
- Center recess for comfortable anatomic relief
- Weather-resistant cover with abrasion-resistant side material
- Steel rails
- Small: Weight: 271 grams / Seat Size: 203x130mm
- Medium: Weight: 292 grams / Seat Size: 225x135mm
- Large: Weight: 329 gram / Seat Size: 245x135mm
Seated pressure relief for male road cyclists.
Flat contour, yet still comfortably padded. The overall shape and the relief channel with its deep cut-out perfectly match the male anatomy in a low, forward-tilted riding position typical of road cycling. The highly sensitive perineal area is effectively unloaded, preventing any discomfort. OrthoCell Inlays in the seating area generate the best possible pressure distribution. The innovative OrthoCell material ensures maximum reset forces and is also more durable and lighter than gel.
The SMC4 offers the most comfort and relief for touring riders and mountain bikers. Numbness is diminished or prevented through the soft and deep padding. The 9mm relief channel offers maximum pressure relief for the perineal area. The large sitting area of the saddle effectively reduces pressure points, distributing the pressure equally across the sit bones. Unlike step-saddles, the flat seating surface of the SMC4 enables dynamic sitting positions.
- Shell: nylon composite
- Cover: microfiber
- Rail: chromoly
- Padding: orthopedic comfort foam
With an anatomic cut-out shape and advanced technology, materials and craft, Antares R1 Open is a leading performance road saddle for riders who want a medium saddle profile and a cut-out to avoid pressure and numbness.
Made for Chameleon riders with medium body flexibility and low pelvic rotation while pedaling, the Antares is a neutral profile saddle with support and flexibility so you can move to find your power spot and maintain comfort. The Large model is the wider of the two options.
Antares R1 Open features a composite Carbon-reinforced nylon shell and a light, strong, Braided Carbon rail. Antares R1 Open avoids pressure on the rider’s sensitive soft tissue and ensures that all weight is correctly supported across the whole surface of the saddle.
Like all performance fi’zi:k road saddles, Antares R1 Open is light, flexible and agile. It's designed for pros, with pros and raced by pros. With an anatomic cut-out shape and advanced technology, materials and craft, Antares R1 Open is a leading performance road saddle for riders who want a medium saddle profile and a cut-out to avoid pressure and numbness.
- Open central cutaway
- Shell: Carbon-reinforced nylon
- Rail: 7x9mm Carbon Braided
- Cover: Microtex
- Dimensions: 274x152mm
- Weight: 190 grams
- Integrated Clip System compatible
- Spine Concept: Chameleon
PRO STEALTH is the Formula 1 saddle in the PRO lineup—lightweight, strong, and designed to win races.
- Large anatomic recess area to reduce pressure when in a deep riding position
- Lightweight EVA padding for optimal support and comfort
- Smooth PU material to minimize friction with cycling shorts
- Easily fits accessories like the PRO camera mount, fender, etc.
- Stiff and lightweight carbon reinforced polymer in-molded construction
- Stainless Rails, 7 x 7mm
The new first choice of the Marathon World Champion, Alban Lakata.
OrthoCell-Inlays in the seating area generate the best possible pressure distribution. The innovative OrthoCell material ensures maximum reset force and is also more durable and lighter than gel. Specifically designed for men and intended for MTB touring, trail and all-mountain riding, this seat features an anatomically optimized relief channel in the sensitive perineal area and an athletic but light AirCell-Padding. The flat tail and the Y-shape guarantee full freedom of movement when in the typical mountain bike position. Sliding flanks help reduce friction when pedaling.
The classic Turbo Saddle returns! Selle Italia's original Turbo saddle was beloved for its simplicity, comfort and style. Its anatomic shape, classic lines and durable genuine leather cover perfectly accent any ride, retro, vintage or modern.
The Butterfly Ti Gel + has a wide relief channel combined with a contoured rear and a thin gel layer, making it extremely comfortable for endurance riders. It is wider in the rear than typical race saddles for good support of a woman's sit bones and has a remolded cutaway through the nose and mid-section for flexibility and comfort against soft tissues. The flat top with multi-density injection molded foam is a bit stiffer in the rear for more power while pedaling.
- Low profile
- Super-strong Ti-316 rails
- Length x width: 262mm x 155mm
- Weight: 255 g / 9.0 oz.
Another great value in the Terry line, the Butterfly Cromoly Gel takes comfort up a level with the addition of a thin gel layer along the top of the saddle. For two decades, Terry has been designing and testing saddles with female athletes, distance riders, and recreational cyclists. Introduced in 1999, the Italian-made Butterfly represents the best in all that research and development. A wonderful saddle for endurance/distance riders, the Butterfly Cromoly Gel is wider in the rear than typical race saddles for good support of a woman's sit bones; completely cut away through the nose and mid-section, making it flexible and comfortable against soft tissues; low profile, flat top with multi-density injection molded foam that's a bit stiffer in the rear for more power while pedaling; cromoly steel rails.
- Length x width: 262mm x 155mm
- Weight: 345 g / 12.2 oz.
Terry's FLX Gel saddle for women offers the latest evolution in split saddle technology. The gel version of the FLX is ideal for elite riders who prefer a lightweight, lightly padded saddle with just a touch of gel to take the edge off. The FLX Gel has a complete cutaway front to back for added comfort and flexibility, with both front and rear gel relief. Slim profile.
- Length x width: 260mm x 142mm
- Weight: 258 g / 9.1 oz.
- Rails: Manganese
With full-channel comfort and advanced technology, materials and craft, Arione R3 Versus Evo Regular is a performance road saddle for riders who want a flat saddle profile and a pressure relief channel. Made for Snake riders with high body flexibility and no pelvic rotation while pedaling, the Arione is longer than any other fi'zi:k road saddle, flat from nose to tail and with a narrow nose, so you can move around to find your power spot. The Regular model is the narrower of the two options. Arione R3 Versus Evo features a composite Carbon-reinforced nylon shell – with Wing Flex technology which enables flexibility where your thighs meet the saddle – and a light, strong, corrosion-resistant K:ium rail. A Comfort Core foam layer beneath the neat, durable Microtex cover provides comfort, which is enhanced by the full-length comfort channel that reduces pressure on the rider’s sensitive soft tissue and ensures that all weight is correctly supported across the whole surface of the saddle. Like all performance fi’zi:k road saddles, Arione R3 Versus Evo is light, flexible and agile. It's designed for pros, with pros and raced by pros. With full-channel comfort and advanced technology, materials and craft, Arione R3 Versus Evo is a performance road saddle for riders who want a flat saddle profile and a pressure relief channel.
- Versus Pressure Relief Channel
- Shell: Carbon-reinforced nylon
- Rail: 7mm k:ium
- Cover: Light Microtex
- Padding: Comfort Core foam
- Dimensions: 299x132mm
- Weight: 225 grams
- Integrated Clip System compatible
- Spine Concept: Snake
Hailing from the 1927 Brooks catalog, the Flyer Special has supported nearly a century of long-distance tourists, trekkers, and globe-trotting adventurers on their journeys. Using the same saddle shape as Brooks' perennial favorite, the B17, the Flyer Special adds an extra dash of plush, bump-busting comfort with a traditionally sprung saddle frame. And of course, it features Brooks' full grain, premium leather top secured by their trademark, hand-hammered copper rivets for the ultimate in comfort, style, and durability.
- Womens specific competition saddle
- Lightweight LPU foam pad with an anatomically shaped cut-out and a seamless microfiber top
- Down Curve Nose: allows the rider to shift weight and move forward on the saddle