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Fitting Your Bike Are you confused about how you should fit a bike to your particular body dimensions? Have you been reading, found the terms Merxx or French Fit, and don’t know what you need? Every style of riding is different- in how you fit the bike to you, and the sizing of the bike itself. It’s more than just measuring your height, reach and inseam. With the help of Bike Fitting, you’ll be able to find the right fit for your frame size, style of riding, and your particular dimensions. Here ya’ go…..the location for everything fit related.

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Old 01-02-14, 08:31 AM   #1
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How Long Before a Refit?

I got a new bike a couple of months ago, they did a fitting when I purchased it.

Since then I have lost around 20 lbs, and obviously gotten more comfortable on the bike.
I'm thinking of having the shop take a look at the fit again at least before Spring, but I was wondering how often (or what triggers) would you use to determine if your bike fit could/should be adjusted?
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Old 01-02-14, 08:33 AM   #2
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One is all you need....Write down all the measurements for future use.
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I have to disagree. Anyone who has lost 20 pounds from their belly knows you feel more comfortable with a lower bar than before because of increased clearance.
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Weight loss, increased strength, better flexibility, changes in amount, type, or intensity of riding, equipment changes, and even changes in predominant road surface could all be triggers to readjust bike setup.

Whether one should readjust bike setup is a nore complicated question, and must take stock of rider objectives and goals.
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Old 01-03-14, 07:30 AM   #5
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Weight loss, increased strength, better flexibility, changes in amount, type, or intensity of riding, equipment changes, and even changes in predominant road surface could all be triggers to readjust bike setup.

Whether one should readjust bike setup is a nore complicated question, and must take stock of rider objectives and goals.
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If it were me I would refit
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