When we met with Andy Blance to specify our bikes we had a lot of choices to make. Many were difficult options on technical matters. My choice of saddle was instant, however: I knew I wanted a Brooks model B17. The B17’s reputation had gone before it! Here’s a glimpse as to why:
Three years into riding the Thorn I am still convinced I made the right initial choice. The B17 is just coming into its best, although it was never uncomfortable, it is now a real pleasure to sit on over a long day.