Selle Italia was established in 1897 and is today the ultimate reference in saddle construction. The first lightweight saddle producer of the 1960's made the Turbo and the titanium rail Flite, the perfect saddle for the new breed of mountain bikers. With a weight of less than 200g it was to prove the world's bestselling racing saddle.
The anatomic Gel Flow cut-out re- invigorated the whole saddle market. Hitherto unthinkable levels of cycling comfort have been achieved. A Selle Italia bicycle saddle has become a cult object for athletes throughout the world. Within its extensive range, there is a model specifically suited to every cyclist of whatever discipline. The ID Matching System helps you choose, scientifically, what saddle suits you best.
Three body measurements obtained with the help of your cycle dealer are computer recorded. The software program will then provide you with the categories of saddles, highly suited to your anatomy, that are recommended for your use.
The information is based on the varying distance of the ischia bones. Following an in-depth study of the needs of racing cyclists, particularly those involved in triathlons, Selle Italia has also designed the Iron saddle range – a concentration of technology and innovation that saves a significant amount of muscle energy.