FitzCycles.ie are proud to team up with Ireland’s premier Bike Fitting expert.
Naturally we assess & advise all customers in-store regarding size whenever they are buying, testing or collecting a bike - it is a very detailed process from start to finish that leaves little to chance and is based on our depth of experience & knowing our bike brands inside & out. However if you want to take it another step forward, have injuries or concerns that must be addressed, or want to really fine tune your position then we have the best bike fitter in Ireland on hand to get you sorted.
We offer the option of Aidan’s hugely popular Standard Bike Fit worth €150 ABSOLUTELY FREE on all bikes over €2k and 50% OFF all bikes under this price point - so you always have total peace of mind when buying your awesome new bike from us!
It’s the Fitter that
makes the Bike Fit
We’re delighted to work with Aidan Hammond - Ireland’s most experienced bike fitter. Over the past 20 years he has fitted bikes at his bike fit studio for over 10,000 of Ireland’s cyclists & triathletes, from novices to professionals.
As well as his bike fitting expertise Aidan is a qualified physical therapist, he can identify biomechanical muscle weaknesses or advise on injuries that a rider may have. Remember, it may not always be the bike that is causing an issue.
Suitable for cyclists at any level. Aidan will use a 9 step process to fit your bike to you. Using the latest technology he will analyse each point of contact you have with the bicycle, assess your anatomy, address physical issues and make adjustments to the bike. He will discuss all changes and provide you with a printout of your measurements for future use. He will also provide independent advice on equipment and injuries.
Step 1 Injury analysis and physical assessment. Followed by tool and software measurement
Step 2 Foot and gait analysis for correct cleat set up
Step 3 Flexibility testing, core strength and reach tests, muscle firing testing
Step 4 Use of laser analysis for knee alignment and hip balancing
Step 5 ‘In motion’ video analysis to identify and display rider’s before and after positions
Step 6 Optional use of saddle pressure analysis software if rider is experiencing saddle issues. Find out more details about Aidan’s saddle fitting services here
Step 7 Actual adjustments to the bike. Stems, saddles & cleats available to purchase
Step 8 Supply and explanation of all measurements carried out (If spinscans and power outputs are required please go to Bike Fit Type 2 – Advanced Fit)
Step 9 Free after service provided for advice on size and suitable future purchases
Step 10 If necessary free advice will be provided on any injuries or muscle imbalances that may need to be improved or treated