• Online:
  • URL for this product:
  • From the U.S. and CanadaCall 1-800-426-4840
  • Mon. through Sun., 4 a.m. through 11 p.m. PT.
  • InternationalCall 1-253-891-2500
  • Mon. through Sun., 4 a.m. through 11 p.m. PT. English language only.
Brooks England Flyer Saddle - Men\'s


    Brooks England Flyer Saddle - Men's

    The Brooks Flyer saddle is made from real leather and is equipped with springs for extra comfort on rough roads. See details

    • $140.00

    Item # 784769

    REI Members get back an estimated $ 14.00 on this item as part of their annual member refund.

    The REI Member Dividend

    The REI dividend is a unique benefit of membership in the REI co-op. It's comprised of your member refund—typically 10% back on eligible purchases—and/or your REI Visa® card rebates.

    Each March, active REI members and REI Visa cardholders who earned a rebate receive a refund in the form of an annual dividend notice.

    Only active members receive annual dividend notices. To maintain your active status as an REI member, you need to make net merchandise or shipping purchases of at least $10 per year, unless you joined that year. Member numbers are issued in one name and only that person receives the member refund. Your number can be used by others in your family, but it cannot be transferred to someone else.

    Questions? Call us at 1-800-426-4840 for more about your dividend or its redemption.

    Learn more

    The Brooks Flyer saddle is made from real leather and is equipped with springs for extra comfort on rough roads.

    Product size and color

    The Brooks Flyer saddle is made from real leather and is equipped with springs for extra comfort on rough roads.

    • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
    • Gear and Advice You Can Trust

    This item ships for free! Learn more

    To view videos or use the zoom feature on REI's websites, please download the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.


    The Brooks Flyer saddle is made from real leather and is equipped with springs for extra comfort on rough roads.

    • Leather provides natural "give" by stretching and flexing, and because it doesn't need padding, it's a cool option in warm weather
    • The saddle will age and break in over time
    • Bag loops permit the use of a traditional English-style touring bag on the rear of the seat


    Item 784769

    Members: earn a
    $20 bonus card

    When you spend $100 April 14—29

    Single-use bonus card redeemable by
    REI members MAY 2—12, 2014.

    Not a member? Join Now!
    Add to Cart

    REI Membership

    Brooks England Flyer Saddle - Men's Specs
    Best use
    10.7 x 6.5 inches
    865 grams
    Saddle type
    Cutout seat
    Saddle cover material
    Cushioning material

    Brooks England Flyer Saddle - Men's

    Loading Ratings & Reviews...

    Brooks England Flyer Saddle - Men's is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 2.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent for long rides I ride a Specialized Sirrus Comp hybrid bike. I'm 5'10" and 160lbs, but replaced the good but uncomfortable factory seat a couple of times trying to find something that wouldn't leave me standing on my pedals after twenty miles or so. Finally, after much research, I discovered Brooks England. I took a chance with this considering the price, but took the plunge via REI because of the return policy (just in case). Not to worry, though; I love this seat! The springs are really stiff so you're not bouncing around; what they do is smooth out all the small vibrations from gravel, ruts and other minor imperfections on the rail trail. Went 77 miles in a combination of the Maryland/Pennsylvania trails and could have kept on going. Before this seat I would have been in agony. People complaining about the weight: lose a pound or two and you're right back in the game! If you're already fit, then it's just that much better of a work out. Can't beat a comfortable saddle to revolutionize your ride! One word of warning: since it's leather, they include a seat cover to use in the event of rain. It doesn't wrap completely underneath the seat, so if you actually get caught in water the wheels will spin it up underneath the seat. Hasn't happened to me yet because I'm a fair weather rider, but it's a real issue to address if it matters to you. Also, find their name brand Proofide conditioner online somewhere to treat the seat; it helps it to wear in and also protects the leather.
    Date published: 2014-04-06
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Comfortable Out of the Box Okay... It is expensive. I was a bit worried about the 'break in' period and my sit bones. The flyer was comfortable right out of the box and suits my more upright riding style. The springs take the sharpness out of road bumps and a little lubrication took the squeaks out of the springs. The saddle looks like it will be hot but it has been very comfortable at 80+ degrees. Bottom line... it is worth every penny.
    Date published: 2014-03-21

    Ask a question and have it answered by REI product experts and fellow outdoor enthusiasts. Need immediate assistance? Use Live Help.

    Loading Questions & Answers...

    How are we doing? Give us feedback on this page.

    FREE SHIPPING With $50 minimum purchase

    MEMBERS, EARN A $20 BONUS CARD! When you spend $100 April 14-29. Single-use bonus card redeemable May 2-12. Details
    • Join REI today!
    • REI Membership
    • REI member benefits include an annual refund (typically 10% on eligible purchases).
    • Join REI today!
    • Sign up for REI Gearmail®
    • and get 15% off selected items!
    • Store Locator
    • Locate an REI store near you.
    • Find a Store
    © 2014 Recreational Equipment, Inc. All rights reserved. REI, the REI Tree and Mountain design, Novara, and
    REI Adventures are trademarks of Recreational Equipment, Inc.

    Find REI on: FacebookTwitterYouTubeFlickrMobile site