Mountain bike Saddles

Are you looking for a new bicycle saddle for your mountain bike? Then take a look at the bicycle saddle for the mountain bike from R2B Store now for a comfortable ride!

✓ Free delivery within the Netherlands

✓ Ordered today, delivered the next working day

✓ Easy returns

Mountain bike Saddles

✓ Free delivery within the Netherlands

✓ Ordered today, delivered the next working day

✓ Easy returns

R2B® Bicycle Saddle Suitable for Road Bike/Mountain Bike

€23,95€24,95

Buy MTB Saddle

When purchasing an MTB (mountain bike) saddle, it is important to choose a saddle that is designed to handle the unique challenges of mountain biking. An MTB saddle must be robust and at the same time offer comfort during long rides over rough terrain. Look for saddles with enough padding to absorb shock, but that don't weigh too much, as extra weight can affect your performance on the trails. The perfect saddle is a streamlined saddle, which will give you an advantage on a steep descent, for example.

How do I install an MTB Saddle?

Installing MTB saddles is relatively simple and can usually be done yourself with a few basic tools. Start by loosening the clamp at the bottom of the saddle that secures the saddle to the seat post. Then remove the old saddle and place the new saddle by sliding the rails under the saddle into the clamp. Adjust the saddle ideally to the correct saddle height and angle, and tighten the clamp firmly to keep the saddle in place. Make sure the saddle is adjusted horizontally with a slight forward tilt for the best riding position.

What should I pay attention to when buying an MTB saddle?

When choosing a good saddle, there are several factors to consider:

  • Comfort: The right saddle should be comfortable for long rides, with enough padding to absorb shock.
  • Durability: Choose a saddle that can withstand the elements and the rough use that comes with mountain biking.
  • Weight: A lighter saddle is beneficial for better performance, but should not come at the expense of comfort and durability.
  • Shape and width: The shape of the saddle should match your sitting position and the width should match the distance between your sit bones for optimal support.

The importance of saddle width and ergonomics for MTB

Correct saddle width and ergonomic shape are crucial for comfort and efficiency on the mountain bike. There are countless mountain bike saddles and that often makes the choice difficult. You don't want a saddle that is too hard, but you don't want it too soft either. A saddle that is too narrow can lead to pressure points and discomfort, while a saddle that is too wide can cause friction and irritation while pedaling. Ergonomic saddles with cutouts or a specific shape can help reduce pressure on sensitive areas and improve blood circulation. Consider having a professional saddle measurement at a specialist bicycle shop to find the ideal saddle for your body type and riding style. In addition to a mountain bike saddle, are you also looking for an e-bike saddle or a racing bike saddle ? Then view all bicycle saddles from R2B here!