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WTB Shadow V Team Saddle

3.75/5 (4 Reviews)


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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Willem Boom a Cross Country Rider from Bend, Oregon USA

Date Reviewed: April 19, 2007

Strengths:    Great quality. NICE WTB design. Very comfortable. LIGHT!! Good for about 25 to 30 miles max.

Weaknesses:    Not good for really long rides.

Bottom Line:   
Buy it if you want to save weight and have a comfortable ride!

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Favorite Trail:   All of them in BEND or Anywhere! Just love to ride!!

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $42.00

Purchased At:   EBAY

Similar Products Used:   Bontrager, Fizik, etc...

Bike Setup:   Jamis XC Expert, All XT, XT Cranks, XT Disc Brakes, Thomson Stem, Panaracer Tires, Good quality stuff... Light!

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Paul Kim a Weekend Warrior from Santa Barbara

Date Reviewed: March 22, 2007

Strengths:    Very light. the dropped nose helps prevent shorts from catching. sturdy and well built, leather is very good quality.

Weaknesses:    Uncomfortable for long rides. Narrow profile might not fit well with most people.

Bottom Line:   
A great 4x/MTX racing saddle, its greatest 'assets' are it's strength, durability and very light weight. Pricewise it's a good deal, but be warned, it's not the type of saddle to use on 1+ hour deathmarch climbs.

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Favorite Trail:   Knapps

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $44.00

Purchased At:   Cambria Bike

Similar Products Used:   Titec Berzerker Ti, Titec Amore Ithys Ti

Bike Setup:   6.6, 66, K24

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Jason Smith a Weekend Warrior from Woodstock, GA, USA

Date Reviewed: March 17, 2007

Strengths:    *Came stock on my bike so thats why i put $0 for price.*
First off, saddles are a personal taste item but i can tell you that ive tried other WTB saddles and while this one is smaller with less padding it is still extremely comfortable. ive recently done rides of 21, 14, and 16 miles on it and never noticed it was there which is the best compliment i can give a saddle.


Weaknesses:    none so far for me, may be to narrow for other's liking

Bottom Line:   
nice lightweight race oriented saddle that still has adequate comfort for all day rides. i love it

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Favorite Trail:   blankets creek

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Purchased At:   Roswell Bike

Similar Products Used:   all kinds of WTBs and on Selle Italia Gel

Bike Setup:   Stock Giant Anthem 3

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Spoook a Cross Country Rider from McKinney, TX

Date Reviewed: February 5, 2007

Strengths:    light weight

Weaknesses:    too narrow

Bottom Line:   
Bought this saddle to have a light saddle that was fairly comfortable. This saddle is a little to narrow for my tatse. Padding is thin, but I don't need a lot of padding. Opt for the wider Rocket V saddle, as I think it's a little better. Bottom line, I can't ride this saddle for more than a couple hours.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   jensonusa.com

Similar Products Used:   SDG Bel Air - Selle Italia X/O - other misc.


Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

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MTB Shadow V Team saddle.

Has anyone had any experience with this saddle? It isn't listed on the Reviews page among WTB's other saddles. It doesn't look like this is a new model either. I ride a Raleigh M80, and I've been using a Nashbar gel saddle for the last 6 or 7 years which has stopped being comfortable, so I thin ... Read More »

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