What kind of seat do you want? When you begin to do a little research, you will quickly see there are many variations for choosing seats for a bike. Each person has a different body and preference, and so it is vital to get a seat that is right for you. An uncomfortable seat will harm the body and make it uncomfortable to ride for prolonged periods.
Below, we want to take some time to go over important considerations and decisions between different types of an adult tricycle.
The first and probably most essential step is to determine the type of riding. For most, seats are broken up into five categories (based on the type of riding). These five include:
Once you pick a style, you want to consider the cushioning you need. There are two broad categories when identifying cargo bike saddles. Performance saddles are long and have minimal padding that is meant to create extra power when pedaling. A narrow seat reduces chafing between the thighs for long rides. Cushioning saddles are wide and have springs built in that are meant to absorb bumps in the road. Recreational riders like these seats.