Retül joined British Cycling as a supplier in 2013. The relationship has allowed British Cycling’s head of rider health, Phil Burt to develop bike fit protocols that are specific to rider’s style, training load and event.
As part of British Cycling’s continuous performance development programme, the expertise and resource Retül provide not only supports increase performance but importantly decreases injury rates ensuring riders are able to train to their potential.
Retül bike fit experts already worked with many of the world’s top cycling teams and triathletes, before forming a relationship with British Cycling however since working together both parties have been able to support the development of new ideas to take the science of Bike Fit forward.
“Retül is honored to be partnered with British Cycling and we take great pride in empowering the team through the collection of robust dynamic fit data,” said Todd Caver, chief fit and education officer at Retül.
“Retül has been adopted at the highest levels of cycling, and Retül fit services are also available through hundreds of trained fitters around the world. As British Cycling continues to influence the growth of cycling across the UK, we hope to see more and more riders in bike positions that allow optimal comfort and performance.”
British Cycling also support Retül via its European Retül University courses which are held at the National Cycling Centre, giving delegates access to one of the world’s most successful training centres and a chance to see how the technology and expertise is used in the elite field.