Bike Fit Fixes

  • By Aaron Hersh
  • Published Oct 29, 2013
  • Updated Jan 27, 2015 at 5:05 PM UTC
Photo: Nils Nilsen

It’s not (always) about the bike

“A good fitter will listen to the athlete’s problem and then ask a lot of questions,” says Fritz Tomasello, fitter at Edge Cyclesports. “Many times a triathlete’s pain [on the bike] can be caused by a change in training or equipment that is unrelated to bike fit. New shoes, either cycling or running, can aggravate an injury. The best fitter I know, Hank Iglesias, once told me, ‘The best tools a fitter has are your head and your hands.’”

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Aaron Hersh

Aaron Hersh

Aaron Hersh is the Senior Tech Editor of Triathlete magazine. To submit a question, write Aaron at

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