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Ergon reimagines the VCLS leaf-spring as a gravel seatpost

Ergon reimagines the VCLS leaf-spring as a gravel seatpost

Ergon has announced a new ‘Allroad’ series of finishing kit for gravel riding , consisting of a seatpost, saddle and a collection of bar-tape options,…

Thursday, Mar 17

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Ergon has announced a new ‘Allroad’ series of finishing kit for gravel riding , consisting of a seatpost, saddle and a collection of bar-tape options, as well as under-tape inserts and tri-bar pads.

The collection has been designed with comfort front of mind, according to Ergon, and includes the leaf-spring seatpost found on Canyon bikes.

Availability will be from the spring or summer in the USA. UK and international availability and pricing is to be confirmed. A familiar seatpost

The Ergon CF Allroad Pro Carbon seatpost will be familiar to many as the popular VCLS (Vertical Comfort Lateral Stiffness) post.

The VCLS seatpost is regularly specced on Canyon bikes, under the German direct-sales firm’s own branding.

It utilises a leaf-spring suspension design that reduces road buzz and improves comfort compared to a traditional seatpost. It also offers an extended range of saddle-rail adjustment due to the reversible FlipHead.

We reviewed the Ergon CF3 Pro Carbon / Canyon VCLS 2.0 in a group test of soft-riding seatposts back in 2016, where it impressed with its ability to absorb vibrations and bigger hits.For this collection, Ergon has renamed the seatpost as the CF Allroad Pro Carbon, intended as an aftermarket option for use on gravel bikes .It will be available in zero or 25mm setback options and only in a 27.2mm diameter. The approximate weight is quoted at 220g.Two FlipHead inserts are available for round or oval saddle rails.The seatpost will retail for $249.95 Handlebar tape for road, all-road and gravel Ergon has also announced three […]

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