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Your bike tailored for you.

The best bike for you is the one that fits. Whether you are a recreational, competitive or pro rider, to get the best riding experience you need to be in your unique active riding position. This position will bring you more comfort, help you climb faster, descend more confidently and ride with less fatigue.

We are proud to offer Manitoba's only Certified Retul/Specialized Body Geometry Fit studio, with the highest level of training from Specialized Bicycle Component University Body Geometry Fitting System and additional training and experience with Retul University and Trek Precision Fit.

What To Expect

Your Retul bike fit is a personalized one-on-one consultation with a professionally trained Body Geometry/Retul Bike Fit Technician, designed to help you get the best experience - whether you are tweaking the fit of an existing bike or considering a new bike. The process will typically take a couple hours, and is broken down into 4 steps.

Pre-fit Interview

Your fit technician will talk with you about your riding experience, goals, and any relevant injury history or current areas of concern.

Physical Assessment

During the assessment, your fitter evaluates your strength and flexibility, collecting data he or she will use to tailor the contact points of your bike.

Ride Analysis

Your fitter will analyze your riding position with either 3D motion capture from Retul or video capture technology, and adjust accordingly in order to determine the best and most efficient ride position for you.

Follow Up

Following your fit you'll recieve a detailed report and measurements for your new position. After some time in your new position, you may want to schedule a follow-up to address any concerns.

The best tools in the Industry

Our fit studio is equipped with Retul Vantage 3D Motion Capture System, the world's only cycling-specific, 3D motion capture system featuring real-time kinematic data, and the Retul Muve SL Dynamic Fit Bike. We are also the only fit studio in the area offering saddle pressure mapping - a valuable to tool for achieving true comfort in the saddle.

While we must admit, we have some pretty cool tools, we're firm believers that any tool is only as good as it's user. Fitter education is always priority. We are confident that with a strong commitment to education and industry-leading technology, we offer best in class service.

Professional Fit Technicians 

All our Fit Technicians are trained in bike fitting philosophy and process from Specialized Bicycle Component University's Body Geometry Fitting System and Retul. We have additional training with Trek Precision Fit and Pressure Mapping.  

We are committed to continued learning and are always looking for new information/advatages that can help our fit clients meet their needs/goals.

James Dyker

Master Certified  Body Geometry Retul Fit Technician

James Manitoba's only Master Certified Body Geometry/Retul Fit Technician. This is the highest level of expertise attainable in the field of bicycle fitting and the only pass/fail certification offered in the bicycle industry. He attended his first fit course in 2006 and was among the first to become certified.

James has made a difference in the comfort and performance of hundreds of athletes over the past decade, fitting riders from the recreational to the Olympic level. His knowledge and passion are a huge asset to anyone who get to spend some time with him in the fit studio.  

Heather Martin

Level 2 Body Geometry/Retul Fit Technician 

Heather is a dedicated student of the fit process and is constantly looking to gain experience and expand her knowledge of bike fit.  

She is particularily passionate about helping other women find comfort on their bikes, having struggled with her own comfort in the saddle for years. Women have different anatomical considerations but with the right position and appropriate products comfort on a road bike is possible for every rider.

Heather has additional training in the BG Fit Process, including Aero/TT and Mountain bike fitting.    

Rick Yaschshyn

Body Geometry Retul Fit Technician 

Rick has completed the Level 1 Retul fit course and the Precision Fit Course Level 1 through Trek. He has years of sales experience, working with customers on saddle and cleat adjustments, making them more comfortable & efficient on their chosen rides.

Rick is also a certified Level 2 coach and member of the NSCA; these certifications, plus his 30 years of cycling, racing, triathlon experience along with his athletic training & conditioning background make him a valuable resource for all things fitness and cycling orientated.    

Bike Fit Pricing

We firmly believe that getting a Retul Bike Fit at Alter Ego Sports is one of the best investments any cyclist can make. Check-in appointments made within one-month of original fit will be free of charge. We offer discounts on fitting for new bike purchases (see below).

2D BG Retül Fit

$250 (Tri Position $300)

This service is performed on our Retul Muve fit bike or on your existing bike and includes:

Cyclist Interview to review experience, goals and injury history

21 point Physical assessment that includes advanced structural, physical range of motion and flexibility tests

Pre-fitting video capture

Shoe selection/cleat install or adjustment

Saddle selection & dynamic height and fore/aft adjustments

Reach/handlebar adjustments

Z-plane analysis/optimization

Post fitting video capture

Follow up appointment

3D Retül  Fit 

$350 (Tri Position $400)

This service is with Master Certified Fit Technician, James Dyker and includes everything in the 2D Retul Fit plus: 

Dynamic three dimensional data collected in real-time, from a total of 16 points on the left and right sides. All data is then compiled into our system so that your fitter, guided by your physical assessment, can analyze your numbers and dial you into your perfect ride position.

Comprehensive digital reports of 3D & 2D body parameters, 3D contact point coordinates, and bike frame geometry.

Report will be emailed and a copy will be kept on file for future reference.







Additional Fit Services

These services can be purchased with or without a fitting.

Saddle Pressure Mapping $75

Analyses saddle pressure points though 64 individual sensors. Pressure is dynamically measured and recommendations made for optimal saddle choice. If you have always struggled to find comfort in the saddle, this service can make a huge difference.

Aero Bar Installation  $50

  • Installation and positioning of aero bars includes adjustment of saddle fore/aft for optimal lower body position

Save on Bike Fit Services

Save from 33% to 65% on a Body Geometry/Retul Fitting within 120 days of a new bike purchase over $1000.

When you Spend

$1000-$2500

SAVE 

33% 

When you Spend

$2500-$4500

SAVE

50% 

When you spend

$4500+

SAVE

65% 

Learn More

If you have any questions about our bike fit services or the any of our Retul or Trek Precision Fit equipment, our fit studio is accessible to all our customers and you are welcome to stop by and check out what we do. 

If you'd like to book a fitting with one of our Fit Technicians