Urban sportsmen demands for an urban equipment and just like a cyclists, they need enough training everyday to remain a constant stamina. Hence a bicycle roller (rodillo bicicleta)is developed. Well, there are many types of bicycle rollers that are available on the market. Some of them differ in size and mechanism. But bicycle rollers can ultimately be categorised into 5 categories- balance, magnetic, fluid, direct transmission and smart rollers. Each of the rollers works in different ways. For example the smart rollers have display and buttons for you to track and set your training cycles to achieve your ultimate goal or perhaps increasing your stamina.
Do visit runnium.es for the full definitive guide which has details description of every minute roller and the best rollers you can purchase. But if you’re like me and time is your primary concern. Then here is the shortened version of a guide. Now basically you have 5 aspect of judging what rollers works best for your training. They are the amount of noise, the compatibility and type of the roller, the durability of the roller and also the cost of each roller. Let’s go them one by one. For the least noise making bicycle roller(rodillo bicicleta ), direct transmission and balance roller. Where as the loudest is the fluid roller. Depending on what you cycle, all bikes except the BMX works with the rollers but if you’re heating up, then a balance roller is suggested whereas for series training, fluid or direct transmission works best. The cheapest type of rollers are the balancing and magnetic rollers.
Looking for a the best performing brand of bicycle roller(rodillo bicicleta)? Then the Technische, Tacx and Ultrasport brands is one of the recommended ones. Or if you’re hunting for a more specific model of bicycle rollers, then Elite 0100550 which is a bang for the buck that cost 162.69 euros, it is robust and beautiful. But the key feature in this roller is that it has 3 level of resistance that most cheap rollers aren’t equipped.