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Discussion in 'Fitness Health and Exercise' started by Samprand, 26 April 2011 Social URL.

  1. Samprand

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    Any of u use a stationary exercise bike? I'e started using mine again but it makes my bum go numb lol any ideas how I can avoid this?
     
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    I had the same problem. I bought a gel saddle cover yesterday and so far (touch wood) I haven't had a problem but it will get a real test on Friday when I can go for a long ride on it for the first time.

    Cat x
     
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    i dont use mine at home but i do use it in the gym.
    it makes me go numb after 15 minutes, i always go on it for an hour! after that 15 minutes i just forget the numbness and carry on :)
     
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    I dont mind the numbness so much its just a bit uncomfortable but then when I get off I get pins and needles in my bum which is odd to say the least lol

    Cat where did u get ur saddle cover from?
     
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    hi Sam
    the numb bum means it's working but it should get better its just like bike riding , the next day you think ouch but after that get back on and it will get easier .
     
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    Yeah, I suppose if I've got a numb a$$ it's proof I've been exercising lol
     
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    i'm going to start to do walking , cant tomorrow as have to stay in .
    As delivery , I have a friend who would like too , but then i do to much talking lol
    so the jaw goes the legs tend to slow down lol
     
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    I got it from Halfords. It is a really tight fit but it did with a bit of stretching.
     
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    Thanks, will have to take myself off to Halfords and get myself one :)

    lol MsJMC, keep ur legs moving as quickly as ur mouth :D
     
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    if i only could , i'd be super slim lol
     
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