Specialized Nottingham - Phil Craddock

Company: Specialized

Position: Retul Bike Fit Ambassador

Expert Overview

Full Specialized Retul Fit Studio complete with the latest Retul SL Muve fitbike running Vantage 3d capture system for dual sided, bilateral bike fit capture. The studio also houses a full Retul Futbed custom orthotic service and is fully stocked with custom insole blanks along with the Specialized SL Insoles available in all sizes and degrees.

We complete each bike fit using a Retul DFD and Body Geometry foot and arch collapse heat pad along with a Brannock device for correct measurement of the foot. Saddle mapping is complemented by use of a Retul DSD to record pressure points. The fit studio also has Retul Match Tower to enable easy sizing of bikes, shoes and saddles using the latest Retul technology. The fit room is complete with full size massage table to undertake a riders hamstring, hip flex measurement along with other flexibility tests to best understand the riders fitness at the time. We will refer to Chiropractor/Osteopath/Physiotherapist if needed.

We have a full complement of additional custom kit including handlebars, stems (both Specialized and Shimano Pro products). Full array of Specialized saddles as well as demo saddles to use during the bike fit.

We offer various levels of bike fit service and additional services as:

Retul Premium Bike Fit - Advanced level Retul Fit with personalised ranges created for the rider.

Full Retul 3d motion capture Bike Fit.

Dynamic Bike Fit (no 3d data taken).

Stack and Reach bike Fit for sizing of new bikes.

Custom Footbed/orthotics made in store.

Cleat fitting.

Saddle fitting.

Our services offer a range of price points to suit all riders dependent on their needs and requirements either as a new cyclist to full Pro rider looking for that extra edge. Being a city centre based store we can cater for up to 10 Bike Fit sessions per week all year round.

Our lead Bike Fitter has over 10 years of hands on experience being taught and mentored by some of the UK’s leading Bike Fitters and is accredited in: Trek Precision Level 1. Specialized BG Fit Level 1. Retul Fit Level 1. Retul Level 2. Retul Premium Fit. Retul Futbed. Wattbike trained. British Cycling Ride Leader Level 1 with over 40 years riding experience and 12 years cycling retail experience at Store Assistant Manager level.


0115 978 3876



Specialized Body Geometry Level 1. Retul Level 1 and 2. Retul Premium Fit. Retul Custom Futbed. Trek Precision level 1. Wattbike/Giant PowerFit

Delivering Retul Level 1 training to new bike fitters to certified level.


Over 10 Years hands on Bike Fitting. 12 Years Cycling Retail Store at Asst Manager Level.


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