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PostPosted: Thu Apr 09, 2015 10:24 pm 
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Looking for a really narrow saddle with good clearance for big legs - I find the old Brooks Swallow a comfy saddle but want something contemporary - any suggestions for things to look at?
The Swallow has a fairly long narrow nose and flares out fairly quickly to a wide 'seat'
Many thanks

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Cobb HC170 - narrow with thigh glides and fairly light (this is WW afterall)

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Specialized makes the Toupe Pro in 130mm.

There's not much padding but the shell has some flex.


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Check out the Kontact saddles. I just got one and like it a lot so far.

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Modern San Marco Concors?


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