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PostPosted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:55 pm 
Old School Hero

Joined: Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:09 pm
Posts: 151
Location: Hexham
Ok then, I was talking to a chap today at work about different types of brooks saddles and before I made phone calls or emails to the definitive knowledges on the subject I thought I would ask if you know the difference. I learnt that the team pro and swift were separated by a riders weight difference, the swift preferring a sub 12 1/2 stone rider and the team liking a heavier rider hence the deeper sides, plus the swift will break in easier too. Which begs the question, where does the swallow come into this? I think this is interesting and makes saddle choice more than cosmetic.


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 27, 2012 2:03 pm 
Old School Hero

Joined: Fri May 18, 2012 11:24 am
Posts: 194
Location: London SW
The Swallow is the easiest to break... it is very comfortable compared to the Swift, which is very rigid.
My Team PRO broke easy, maybe because I used it during a wet Paris-Roubaix in 2010...
I like them all and I think the Team PRO is the best value for money... in the case of the swallow I am not really sure what the extra is paying for

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