Bike Fit Is Everything
Having a great fit is everything. Certainly higher priority than brand or selection of bikes. Getting fitted by Guru machine for the past 3 years, it’s amazing how a millimeter or two makes such a huge difference. Plus going to the same shop/machine, you can dial in old fittings as well in case your racing changes (short / long course), flexibility, etc. When racing sprint distances you can be more aggressive to be aero or not too concerned about a fit. But as you start adding mileage and go longer, longer and longer, being slammed down too aero to a bad fit can have devastating affects to your performance and overall comfort on the bike. This video explains the benefits of being properly fit by some amazing technology.