Sizing a road bike is a very serious business. You need to get your position right to ensure you get the right balance between power transfer, aerodynamics and comfort.

Of course, it’s not all about what the bike is like when you’re riding. Here, Glenn from our Wandsworth store outlines his #OddOnes tips for how to size your bike, the Italian way.

It’s all about optimising the saddle to espresso angle:

Glenn is one of the #OddOnes from across our varied company – we’ve all got our own individual approaches to riding, but we’re all united by our love of cycling. You can get a closer  look at some of the bizarre traits shared by the cycling tribes by reading our post ’36 odd things only cyclists would say’.

On a more serious not, if you are genuinely looking for advice on sizing a road bike, we’ve got a video guide here: