We’ve all been there… an uncomfortable saddle can lead to all sorts of pain and problems to our sensitive undercarriage, and if it’s bad enough, an unsuitable saddle can end a ride pretty darn quick.
Sure, in mountain biking you get a little reprieve when you hit the descents, but for long days in the saddle on climbs and traversing mountains, you still need a comfortable perch.
For the past few months, I’ve been reviewing the new Luna X5 women’s MTB saddle from Fi’zi:k to see how it would fair on the trails and my bottom!
Fi’zi:k Luna X5 Women’s MTB Saddle: Tech
When Fi’zi:k announced the launch of their women’s road saddles, the Luce, we were pretty impressed with their manufacturing and design process. So when we learnt of the new Luna MTB model, expectations were already high.
So let’s look at its design and construction…
This saddle has a rather flat and thin profile, which at first glance, doesn’t look very comfortable. However, it’s been made with Ischial Flex material which moves and flexes with your body as you ride.