What to Know When You Want to Get a New Bike (part 3)


Selecting the right bike size for your body size will help the cycling process go smoothly. The best way to know exactly is that you can visit the manufacturer’s website for the specifications of each bike model. In addition, you can go directly to the store to admire and hear the advice from the expert team, ensuring you will find the best bike size for you.

Currently, the most basic calculation for bicycle size measurement consists of 3 steps:

  • Remove shoes and stand at a distance of 15-20cm from the feet, measure the height from the ground to the hip area
  • Choose your type
  • Use the formula to calculate the frame: the height of the foot (cm) x 0.70 = the size of the bike frame

In addition, you can refer to the parameter table below:

Bike Fitting

A suitable off-road bike including fit, height, flexibility is carefully tuned from your cycling goal, and can improve handling and handling. Go requires more engineering and more challenges. In addition, Bike fitting can assess the size of the person with the chassis, bonnet, handlebars accordingly. The process usually involves 12 steps from trial pedaling, data analysis, to vehicle alignment. Thanks to bikefit, you will know exactly all the tired muscle groups, or the factors that cause discomfort and discomfort during cycling.


The transmission is another motor, the heart of a bicycle. They are made up of many connected components and act as if united. Your choice should base on your purpose. Currently the most famous drive manufacturers in the world are Shimano, Sram and Campagnolo, but Shimano is the most popular brand today. A good transmission not only integrates many technologies but also must be suitable for cycling purposes, terrain surfaces, and the skills to use and handle from amateur to professional.