Bike fit in Sydney

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Bike fit in Sydney

Postby ShanDog » Sun Dec 25, 2011 8:17 am

Is there anywhere people recommend in or near the city to get my bike re-fit for me to ride?

After my back has been stuffed for a few months after my last ride, I'm thinking I need to get it all re-adjusted and would prefer to have a professional do it.
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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby mianos » Sun Dec 25, 2011 9:31 am

It depends on your religious tendencies. There are quite a lot.
If you want maximum comfort and minimal physiological problems I'd suggest Steve Hogg at Pedal Pushers (yes I've had a fit from Steve).
If you want more speed a lot of our guys are going to our coach Mark Newton. http://www.hert.com.au/main/page_bike_fit_bike_fit.html
Mark is in the City and you want have to wait months for a booking so it would be handy for you.

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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby ShanDog » Sun Dec 25, 2011 10:36 am

mianos wrote:It depends on your religious tendencies. There are quite a lot.
If you want maximum comfort and minimal physiological problems I'd suggest Steve Hogg at Pedal Pushers (yes I've had a fit from Steve).
If you want more speed a lot of our guys are going to our coach Mark Newton. http://www.hert.com.au/main/page_bike_fit_bike_fit.html
Mark is in the City and you want have to wait months for a booking so it would be handy for you.


Awesome thank you.

Wow a few $$ to get it done. Very comprehensive though and worth it if it stops a repeat of these back problems.
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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby mianos » Sun Dec 25, 2011 12:26 pm

It costs a few bucks but they do tend to spend a lot of time with you. These guys are quite serious about bike fit and pretty sure of their results so if the back problem continues you can usually go back for another shot at it. I can assure you, you won't get the same level rocking about to the LBS and standing on a ruler.

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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby Schmenz » Sun Dec 25, 2011 1:05 pm

i saw steve and can definitely recommend him!

i had to see him to get a knee prob sorted that was aggravated by the lbs setup i got done.
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Bike fit in Sydney

Postby gabrielle260 » Sun Dec 25, 2011 2:32 pm

+1 re Steve Hogg. I flew up from Melb to see him - well worth it!


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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby markusm » Sun Dec 25, 2011 8:46 pm

I recommend mark at the bike shed in mortdale.

www.tbsm.com.au

I had one done for my roadbike and couldn't believe the difference so I went back the following week to get my mountain bike done.

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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby AUbicycles » Tue Dec 27, 2011 10:09 pm

Aaron Dunford from Fusionpeak will do an existing or custom bike fit. Prices are on the website, based near the Northern Beaches.

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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby Nobody » Tue Dec 27, 2011 10:42 pm

"The Professional Retül Bike Fitting Concept" reviewed by BNA below. For some reason direct links to the BNA site don't work on these forums, so you'll have to copy the link into your browser.

http://www.bicycles.net.au/Road-Cycling ... no_cache=1


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Re: Bike fit in Sydney

Postby anonymous_ » Sun Jan 01, 2012 1:37 pm

Natalie Bates commonwealth gold medalist nsw institute of sport coach and physio does bike fits at Sport west physio at Parramatta.

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