Bike Set Up
Why get a Bike Set Up?
We aim to create a cycling environment that looks at YOU, not just your bike. Too often we see cyclists in aggressive positions that their bodies aren’t able to sustain. This ultimately results in fatigue and injury. We aim to make your body more suitable to the riding position, and a better fit between you and your bike.
At PhysioSport qualified and experienced physiotherapists use Retül technologies; a cycling specific motion-capture bike fit system designed to provide accurate and comprehensive bike fit data. This uses a 3 dimensional digitised camera and electrode markers on the cyclist to accurately measure joint angles. Bike set ups with a difference, we change you as well as the bike!
A Retul Bike Set Up Includes:
Full history and musculoskeletal screening by a qualified physiotherapist
Dynamic bike set up using the Retul 3D motion sensor analysis
Video and static photos
Corrective exercise programme based on screening findings
The professional bike fit solution for when you are:
Training for an event
Experiencing discomfort on the bike
Buying a new bike
Key concepts of Retül:
1. Bike fits must be dynamic
Retül records the rider’s positions in motion, creating a realistic picture of the rider’s actual pedal strokes and body positions when out on the road and trails.
2. Measurements must be accurate
Measurements made by traditional tools are subject to human error and can be inaccurate. The Retül system is accurate to within less than a millimetre, which can be utilised by the fitter for the perfect biomechanical fit.
3. Biomechanics are best assessed in 3D space
Retül uses a 3D motion sensor to simultaneously gather data on multiple angles of the rider.
For further information see www.retul.com
Please call our receptionists on 6247 0912 to make an appointment