Brooks Cambium C13 saddle review

Pete Muir Monday, June 24, 2019 - 09:41 Comfortable saddle that blends classic styling with a modern approach 4.0 / 5 £172 Saddle maker Brooks is as British as fish and chips, wet weekends and Brexit. Except it isn’t. The company that began life in Birmingham in 1866 is now owned by Italian saddle behemoth Selle Royal, and this Brooks Cambium saddle is manufactured in Italy. Not that this is a problem. We should be thankful that one of the stalwarts of the British bike industry was saved from extinction in 2002 and still produces some of the most refined and desirable leather saddles in the world – even if they are not actually made in Britain. Leather isn't for everyone, however – especially in these days of rising veganism – which is why in 2013 Brooks developed its first Cambium saddle, made from vulcanised rubber with an organic cotton ...

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