Road bicycle drop bar geometry

Geometry (shape) of road bicycle handlebars (drop bars)

Updated: 24/04/2019. This post explains what kinds of road bicycle handlebar shapes exist. These shapes differ in terms of curvature, height difference between the top and bottom part, width etc. The term “drop bar geometry” refers to all that. For road bar hand positions, read this post: Road bike hand positions. How to adjust road … Read moreRoad bicycle drop bar geometry

Drop bar hand positions

Road bicycle handlebar (drop bar) hand (grip) positions

Updated: 16/11/2018. This post explains what kinds of road bicycle drop bar hand positions exist. One of the main advantages of drop bars they allow various hand, arm and body positions. All the positions should be comfortable when the bars are set up correctly. This enables easy transition during riding for more comfort, more control, more … Read moreDrop bar hand positions