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04-07-21, 01:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

Thank you. I've heard some great things about SQ...

Thank you. I've heard some great things about SQ Labs. As of now all my problems have disappeared. What I learnt from trying different saddles is that a generous cut out and tilting the nose down on...
03-04-21, 06:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,503
Posted By arizkohli

Unfortunately we don't have such services here so...

Unfortunately we don't have such services here so couldn't get sit bones measured nor any pressure maps
03-04-21, 03:05 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,503
Posted By arizkohli

I've had a bike fit done. The saddle could not be...

I've had a bike fit done. The saddle could not be adjusted as per ISM's recommendations as I didn't have a set back seat post then. Subsequently I got it and adjusted as per ISM specs.
03-03-21, 02:04 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,503
Posted By arizkohli

I think my blisters started when I first...

I think my blisters started when I first installed the adamo saddle and it was too high. I have slid the saddle back but my previous prologo was also a short nosed saddle so not too much. I'm getting...
03-01-21, 02:38 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,503
Posted By arizkohli

Hit Factor, did you try any of the traditional...

Hit Factor, did you try any of the traditional typical SMP styled saddles before the vt30c? If yes was this better than those? I can purchase only one saddle and I'm torn between the Well M1 Gel as...
03-01-21, 02:33 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,503
Posted By arizkohli

I've been riding it over 2 weeks now; I don't...

I've been riding it over 2 weeks now; I don't have chaffing in the strictest sense but I've got blisters on the crease of my left side where the thigh meets the crotch. It started when I rode this...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-21, 05:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,318
Posted By arizkohli

Hey man I was in the same boat as you. Was riding...

Hey man I was in the same boat as you. Was riding the stock and then a generously padded saddle too high. My tool went completely numb and at times a lot of tingling to the extent I couldn't even...
02-25-21, 05:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,503
Posted By arizkohli

Awesome Hit Factor. So no numbness tingling or...

Awesome Hit Factor. So no numbness tingling or genital issues right? No chaffing? Finding the perfect saddle is driving me insane.
02-25-21, 04:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,503
Posted By arizkohli

Hey I'm thinking of getting the vt30c to ease...

Hey I'm thinking of getting the vt30c to ease perineum pressure? What are your thoughts on it after all this while as a long term user? What are your body proportions?

The Adamo island reef saddle...
02-22-21, 05:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

Mine did get a lot better; almost 80-90% back to...

Mine did get a lot better; almost 80-90% back to normal with a short nosed cut out saddle.But if you haven't been on a saddle for the last 6 months and still have that feeling then there's something...
02-17-21, 06:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

The adamo island reef saddle I got isn't all that...

The adamo island reef saddle I got isn't all that narrow and according to them it changes the way one sits on the bike; so you're not really on your sit bones but the bones further ahead; not sure...
02-16-21, 04:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

I'm new to cycling; been barely 3 months. Fat,...

I'm new to cycling; been barely 3 months. Fat, unfit (though a former athlete) and a very heavy smoker. I'm cycling for fitness and because I absolutely fell in love with it. Can't maintain high...
02-15-21, 03:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

Carguy, Since I got on the the short nosed...

Carguy, Since I got on the the short nosed Prologo Dimension CPC 143mm some feeling started to return and the tingling reduced gradually everyday; now I'm running the Adamo Island Reef saddle (by...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-21, 05:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

Great to hear this; similar weight and age. So...

Great to hear this; similar weight and age. So rotating the pelvis helps in taking weight off the perineum with the correct saddle right? I've also put my stem back to original orientation today,...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-21, 05:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

Yeah figuring all this out from this wonderful...

Yeah figuring all this out from this wonderful forum; based on that I've ordered the ISM saddle as it helps in achieving all this you said and the rest is bike fit and positioning I've read. In fact...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-21, 01:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

I've done the best professional bike fit...

I've done the best professional bike fit available here; can't say how good it is but that's the best available. Seems like some of my weight is still on the perineum and the only thing I can think...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-21, 04:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

So riding the drops puts more pressure on the...

So riding the drops puts more pressure on the perineum if I'm not mistaken right?
02-01-21, 04:37 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,732
Posted By arizkohli

It's as crazy here in India; forget about bikes...

It's as crazy here in India; forget about bikes but even no tyres are available since the government banned tyre imports. I had to buy used vittoria tyres to fix my 2nd blow out.

The ordering...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-21, 01:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

Which SMP line do you recommend? I've ordered an...

Which SMP line do you recommend? I've ordered an ISM for now but would like to try SMP too as I've good things about it.



Most of the people here ride with original saddles so trying out...
01-29-21, 12:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

I'm in luck as I found an ISM PL1 saddle locally...

I'm in luck as I found an ISM PL1 saddle locally here which I'm getting tomorrow. Other than that there is no real variety for saddles available, people don't give it much importance and the serious...
01-29-21, 12:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

Sorry I missed writing my height. I'm 6ft (183.5...

Sorry I missed writing my height. I'm 6ft (183.5 cms exactly). I'm definitely more than 120 and defnititely less than 130. I stopped weighing myself a year ago due to depression issues. Just sorted...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-21, 01:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

Unfortunately no. In fact there are barely any...

Unfortunately no. In fact there are barely any saddles available here. Whatever I choose I will have to import it myself.



That's what I read too, so today I have tilted down my prologo NDR CPC...
01-27-21, 01:33 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

Thank you, I have been reading some good things...

Thank you, I have been reading some good things about SMP saddles. Maybe I'll talk to them direct and order one. At this moment I'd trade the worst of saddle sores for some feeling in my tool.
01-25-21, 05:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

Thanks jaxgtr. I'm pretty sure it is more to do...

Thanks jaxgtr. I'm pretty sure it is more to do with the saddle as when I ride my gravel bike with the rubbish saddle I can immediately feel extreme numbness and tingling. I've ridden the prologo for...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-21, 03:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

Thank you for your suggestion; I will definitely...

Thank you for your suggestion; I will definitely look it up and Giant is here so maybe available too instead of importing it myself
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-21, 05:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

I'm in India so the shipping to and fro will...

I'm in India so the shipping to and fro will destroy me
01-21-21, 05:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,525
Posted By arizkohli

Numbness and Tingling due to perineum issues: Saddle help

I posted this on the road bike sub section but was told I'd get a lot more help here so giving it a go again.

I've gone through past posts but most of the advice seems to be a couple of yars old....
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-21, 12:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

Thank you. The problem is we don't have any sit...

Thank you. The problem is we don't have any sit bone measuring service/device here so I guess I'll have to do it the DIY method from all the web suggestions.
The prologo is sloped on the sides, a...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-21, 01:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,784
Posted By arizkohli

Another Saddle post

Sorry if this has been discussed and beaten to death but I couldn't find anything in all the searches on past posts here.

So I started cycling for fitness a couple of months and got hooked on to...
Forum: Introductions
01-18-21, 05:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By arizkohli

Hello from Mumbai, India

Just dropping a line to say hello. Got into cycling a couple of months ago and I'm hooked. Ride a scott addict 20 rim brake mostly and a bergamont grandurance rd 5. Just a fitness rider doing like...
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