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Old 06-01-20, 06:20 PM
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mohamilton
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Originally Posted by philbob57 View Post
My initial thought was that you're either too cramped or too stretched out, or you're holding yourself too tightly. But my inseam is 30.5", and the recos I get are 52-55 CM (competitive-Eddy-French fit) on Competitive Cyclist's tool. What calculators are you using.
Maybe I feel a little stretched? I've found putting my saddle back with zero tilt helps so it doesn't hunch by back forward. I don't hold the bars tightly at all - something I learned from endurance running is to never clench your hands.

Using the competitive cycling calculator. Sounds like a lot of people say it's close and some say it's a total bodge.
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