Does Saddle Height Really Matter? | GCN Does Science

Published on December 11th 2015

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In association with Wattbike. Si and Matt take to the lab again to find out if small variations in saddle height make a big difference on performance. Click here to subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! http://gcn.eu/BuyGCNKit_ Some riders want their saddle position dialled to the millimetre, while others don't mind as much. What we wanted to find out is whether being seated a little too high or low makes a big difference on fatigue, power output and pedalling dynamics. Thanks to the University of Bath for helping us out with the sciency stuff. Music: Glass Caves - Out Of Control Deep Street Soul - Movin Buy GCN winter kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: http://gcn.eu/TheGCNShop Buy GCN Santini kit - USA: http://gcn.eu/GCNkitUSA Rest of World: http://gcn.eu/gcncyclingkit Photos: ┬ęTim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com