Numb toes!

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nigelnightmare
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Re: Numb toes!

Postby nigelnightmare » 18 Aug 2020, 12:15am

speedy7777 wrote:The numbness of toes I got riding recumbent on longer rides has reduced over time to a point where it isnt a problem any more. I suppose my body has adapted. I would be surprised if its footwear related. My vote is its the feet being higher affecting the circulation. Can you adjust the angle/height of the seat to see what effect that has?


I don't think it's due to the feet being higher as I have the same problem on the "Linear" and your feet are lower than your bum on those.

But I have tried adjusting the seat angle up & down and found the best for me is fully reclined.