August 15, 2016

Whether Riding at Home or the Velodrome, Make Sure You’re Fit Properly to Your Bike

Cycling is a fun and healthy activity that can help you get in shape while enjoying our community. To help cyclists approach the hobby safely, CarePartners offers a Bike Fit program that assists with:

  • Improved power, comfort and efficiency
  • Improved handling, control, stability and aerodynamics
  • Prevention and treatment of injuries
  • Alleviation of aches, pains and other symptoms

In the Bike Fit program, you can receive adjustments and recommendations on positioning, equipment and performance. This service is conducted by Thomas Minton, a cyclist and experienced physical therapist with advanced training in ergonomics, biomechanics, mechanical diagnosis and structural assessment. He has undergone the most extensive foot-pedal interface training in the industry. “Bike Fit brings science and the unique skills of the physical therapy profession to the art of bike fitting,” said Minton.

To schedule an appointment with Thomas Minton at CarePartners Bike Fit program, call (828) 213-0850.