Fizik Gobi XM K:ium MTB Saddle
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Fizik Gobi XM K:ium Saddle
Shell Material: Nylon Carbon-reinforced.
Rail Material: K:ium.
Stiffness / Flex: Wing Flex and Tail Flex.
Type: Chameleon, medium spline type.
Integrated Clip System.
Weight: 229g (approx).
Rail Material: Steel. Ready for fast-paced mountain bike trails, the Fizik Gobi XM K:ium MTB Saddle delivers amazing comfort and control on your MTB. Supporting you across every inch of the mountain, this durable saddle features a nylon carbon-reinforced shell.
This means you'll benefit from its Wing Flex technology, which allows for the freedom of thigh movement as well as its Tail Flex technology for ease of transition on and off your MTB. These exceptional technologies make every off-road adventure more enjoyable by allowing you to easily keep your momentum flowing on longer rides. Lightweight MTB Saddle Weighing in at only 229g, this MTB saddle allows you to benefit from its incredible strength without any unnecessary weight.
It also features k:ium rails, which provide a secure hold to your seatpost as you blast across unpredictable terrain conditions at speed. This makes it a perfect choice of upgrade for riders who want to enjoy maximum strength without feeling weighed down on their mountain bike adventures.
Gobi XM is for The Chameleon:Medium Spine: If you have an intermediate degree of spinal flexibility (approximately 90 degrees between your straight legs and your back when bending over as far as you can, keeping your legs straight a shoulders' width apart), you are a chameleon.
Your degree of spinal flexibility helps you so far, before you need to rotate your pelvis slightly to achieve fully the performance position.
|Gobi XM K:ium Saddle Specification|
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Standard Delivery (Hermes or Yodel - within 4 working days) FREE for items over £20 and £2.99 for items under £20. Priority 1st Class Delivery (within 2 working days) £3.99. UK Next Day £4.99. UK Bulk Orders (Bikes, Turbo Trainers etc) FREE - Built and despatched in 10 - 12 working days. There may be an extra charge for Highlands and Islands. Full details on Wiggle's P&P charges can be found here.
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Founded in 1996, Fizik (or Fi'zi:k to be more accurate!) are primarily known for their range of bike saddles, which are aimed at the performance and racing end of the market. Typically they're lightweight and sleek - you don't find any beginner style chunky padded saddles in their ranges. The company is owned by Selle Royal, an Italian saddle maker, and Fi'zi:k obtains it's name from the phonetic spelling of the word physique. Recently they've branched out into other areas, such as cycling shoes and road bar tape, as well as road finishing kit such as bars, stems and seatposts, mainly finished in their customary black colour scheme. Famous riders to have competed using Fi'zi:k's products include Geraint Thomas, Phillipe Gilbert, and Rohan Dennis.
For more information on the Fi'zi:k brand please visit http://www.fizik.com/uk_en/the-brand/.