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The long and the short of leg length difference in cycling

The long and the short of leg length difference in cycling Leg length difference is something that comes up quite a bit in my line of work. As an Exercise Physiologist, I've had many patients and clients who have been diagnosed by a health professional as having a leg length difference. That is, one leg is shorter than the other and the difference is causing or contributing to dysfunction and pain. As a bike fitter I have [...]

By |2021-05-08T16:47:19+10:00May 2nd, 2021|Body|0 Comments

Twisted

Twisted: Tackling pelvic asymmetry in bike fitting Humans are designed asymmetrically. Specifically, more than 90% of both males and females present with a forward rotated right side of their pelvis and a backward rotation of their left pelvis. The (possible) causes Many theories have been posed. One theory suggests that the twist starts in the human embryonic stage of development when the placement of our vital organs commences.  The heart, stomach, spleen and pancreas all lay towards the [...]

By |2018-07-05T22:40:32+10:00July 3rd, 2018|Body|0 Comments
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