Triathlon Bikes

Felt Triathlon Bikes For SaleWhen it comes to triathlon bikes for sale, it’s all about lightweight frames and components.  The lighter the bike, the less energy needed to push it for the required distance.  This will give the triathlete more energy for the running stage.  Many of the larger cycling companies now offer triathlon bikes for sale like Specialized and Trek.  Others like Cervelo, Felt, Kestrel, Quintana Roo, Kuota and others have been in the tri bike niche for decades.

Whether you go with a new or used triathlon bike for sale, you should know what you’ll get with each.  With a new tri bike model, you’ll get the latest technology; this can mean less weight and the bike being made of stronger fibers.  Of course, the trade off is price. It you’re just starting out in multisports and Tri’s, check out cheap Triathlon bikes for beginners. They may be older or heavier, but will help you get use to the aggressive racing angle. Another way to go about this is to get some tri bars to add on to your existing bicycle. This will help with aerodynamics and going faster for longer periods. But, ultimately, the geometry will be off. If you start to get serious, getting professionally fit on a bike is recommended.

Used Triathlon Bikes For Sale

With a used tri bike, you’ll get a great deal.  Many people like the idea of a triathlon and get into it and do one and then never do another one again because of the intense training involved and the time spent to get ready for one.  Others just wanted to do one, but need to have the best gear.  You can get great deals on these used triathlon bikes that are in great condition.  But, definitely ask about crashes and possible rust.  Also, sometimes the owner will throw in a bunch of other tri gear for free or cheap because they will never use it again.

If you’re a triathlete, you know the worth of a tri bike.  Both in a race and by cost.  These bikes aren’t cheap.  Some of the lightest ones with carbon pieces cost as much as cheap and used cars.  If you’ve looked at or ridden brands like Cervelo, Felt, Trek, Specialized and Kestrel tri bikes, what was your favorite brand?  Did you consider used triathlon bikes for sale before purchasing or did you go straight for a new model?