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Old 11-03-2018, 02:41 PM
zmalwo zmalwo is offline
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Self fit for flat footed cyclists?

Hi, so here's my situation. I'm very cheap and do not want to spend $300 on a bike fit that I don't even know if they are good or not, so over the years I bought a **** tons of stems and seatpost with varies setbacks and length. I'm flat footed on both foot. I tried to do some bike fit myself but I just can't get it quite right. is there any professional fitter here that can give me some advice on cleat, saddle for/aft adjustment? Thanks!
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Old 11-03-2018, 05:47 PM
sfo1 sfo1 is offline
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I'm very cheap and do not want to spend $300 on a bike fit that I don't even know if they are good or not.
So why would you trust / listen to internet advice (other than its free)?

Read the recent VN article by Leonard Zinn on his injuries from bad fit, incorrect repetitive motion, etc.
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Old 11-03-2018, 06:46 PM
macaroon macaroon is offline
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Post a picture (or preferably a video) of yourself riding your bike and I'm sure people will be able to advise.
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Old 11-03-2018, 06:54 PM
Peter P. Peter P. is offline
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Buy a copy of Andy Pruitt's book, Complete Medical Guide for Cyclists, or get the e-Book, Bike Fit, by Arnie Baker, MD, available from roadbikerider.com .

Both books are great references to have, and cost much less than a "professional" fitting.
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Old 11-04-2018, 06:32 AM
OtayBW OtayBW is offline
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https://www.stevehoggbikefitting.com...leat-position/
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