Can A Triathlon Saddle Be Comfortable AND Make You Faster?

Published on May 9th 2024


We've been invited to the Ergon Campus in Koblenz, Germany to check out their new triathlon saddles! The SR Tri features two different shapes for both men and women, offering a total of four saddles tailored to meet the unique needs of riders with aggressive, aerodynamic fits. James is meeting Head of Ergonomics Simon Schumacher for the day to figure out which of their new range suits him the best. In association with Ergon: FIND THE RIGHT SADDLE: โฑ๏ธ Timestamps โฑ๏ธ 00:00 - Intro 00:49 - Simon Schumacher, Head of Ergonomics 01:26 - The Ergon Development Centre 03:21 - The Ergonomics Lab 07:22 - A Front Loaded or Mid Loaded Saddle Useful Links Submit your Photo and Video to us ๐Ÿ‘‰ Check out the GTN Shop ๐Ÿ‘‰ GTN Training Plans ๐Ÿ‘‰ How important is comfort on the bike for you? Have you ever considered changing out a saddle or contact points to pursue comfort? Watch more on GTN... ๐Ÿ“น Watch our GCN Duathlon ๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ“น Watch our Editorโ€™s Choice Playlist ๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ“น Watch our weekly show, The GTN Show ๐Ÿ‘‰ Photos: ยฉ Triathlon / Getty Images ๐ŸŽต Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound ๐ŸŽต Delulu - Jobii Problem Solver - Auxjack Sending Mixed Messages - Matt Large Top Glare - Dusty Decks Watcher - Brendon Moeller #gtn #triathlon #swimbikerun #swim #bike #run #ergonbike #ergonomics The Global Triathlon Network (GTN) is the world's biggest triathlon YouTube channel, with new videos every day! GTN is for anyone who loves triathlon: from seasoned triathletes to first-timers โ€“ and everyone in between! With the help of our former pro and Olympic medal-winning team, weโ€™re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better triathlete; including videos on: - How to swim, bike, and run faster with expert knowledge - Try our session ideas - Investigations into wide-ranging topics - The best triathlon bike tech and gear with pro-know-how - In-depth, entertaining features from the heart of the sport - Chat, opinion and interact with us across the channel and on social media! Join us on YouTubeโ€™s best triathlon channel to get closer to the sport and to become a better, faster and fitter triathlete! Welcome to the Global Triathlon Network. Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon bikes: Coros: Ergon: THEMAGIC5: ON Running: Orca: Park Tool: Precision Fuel & Hydration: Surpas: Truekinetix: Zwift: Watch our sister channels: Global Cycling Network - GCN Tech - GCN Racing - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Training - Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Racing - GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network -