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WTB Rocket V Race Saddle - Men\'s


    WTB Rocket V Race Saddle - Men's

    The Rocket V Race is Wilderness Trail Bike’s most popular high-performance saddle both on the road and in the dirt.

    • $59.00

    Item # 796949

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    • Uniquely contoured pad shape helps increase power output by properly angling the sit bones
    • Flex-Tuned™ shell boasts a mix of comfortable flex and firm efficiency; it's not too hard and it's not too soft
    • Love Channel® protects body from unwanted pressure; central depression offers soft-tissue relief without sacrificing structural integrity
    • Pressure relief zones in sensitive areas provide long-term comfort so you can stay in the saddle longer
    • Corners and sides are reinforced to protect from rips and tears


    Item 796949

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    WTB Rocket V Race Saddle - Men's Specs
    Best use
    Mountain biking
    10.2 x 5 inches
    275 grams
    Saddle type
    Cutout seat
    Saddle cover material
    Cushioning material
    Rail material

    WTB Rocket V Race Saddle - Men's

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    Rated 3.5714/5 based on 7 reviews
    Rated 1out of5
    by fromToo hard for me! Bought the WTB Rocket V Race as an alternative to the factory saddle on my Hybrid. Rode 40 miles on it with a lot of discomfort.
    Date published: 2011-04-19
    Rated 1out of5
    by fromRocket V Saddle I Mt bike once a week and would consider myself as an intermediate rider. I have rode 4 weeks on this seat and it is still hard as a rock. I would not suggest this seat if you like even a little cushion.
    Date published: 2011-05-03
    Rated 4out of5
    by fromNice saddle I use this seat on a hardtail mountain bike. It provides nice support without pressure points or chafing. It is well designed and makes it easy to get off the back of the saddle and generally move around the bike. Chamois definitely adds to the comfort but I've comfortably done under 15 miles without it. Channel works as represented to relieve pressure on the soft parts. As with any saddle, measure your sit bones to get the best fit.
    Date published: 2013-10-14
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromA saddle for all seasons Rode this saddle for about 80 miles in this year's Santa Fe Century. Was pleasantly surprized by how comfortable and supportive it was: no chafing or rear-end fatigue for the duration of the ride. Much better than my OEM saddle, and much lighter, too. Seems to have the right balance of cushioning and stiffness.
    Date published: 2013-05-24
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromgreat seat I ride a 16 mile commute and was using the gel cheap seat the previos owner had put on the bike. When I switcheted to this one due in part to uncomfortable chaffage, I was amazed at how much difference a firmer seat could make in my peddling efficiency. It does have a softer" love" spot, which I appreciate even more after having ridden my dads bike--I would call it's seat" the castrator" and am looking@ getting this seat for him as well. I have had the seat for 2 months now and put around 150 miles on it so far...
    Date published: 2011-07-05
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromCan't beat this saddle for Enduro Racing I replaced the stock seat on my dual suspension MTB with one of these three years ago and have ridden many hundreds of miles including 24H races and off road centuries with pain everywhere except my butt! Personally I will always use this saddle on my MTB
    Date published: 2011-11-14
    Rated 4out of5
    by fromExcellent Saddle Took this saddle out for a roughly 50 mile ride through some varied terrain, everything from the paved bike path to the trail, to some highly technical rock gardens. My posterior has already started a love affair with this saddle. It was very comfortable throughout the ride, and provided a good stable pedaling platform. It was just wide enough in the back to do that, but never got in the way. As for the comments about this saddle being to hard, I don't know if the those commentors wear a chamois, but I do which may make a significant impact on the comfort of this saddle.
    Date published: 2012-03-31

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