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Brooks B17 Imperial Saddle

84.95€ 25.05€ discount
In stock (only 1)

  • Ordered before 20:00, delivered on Tuesday
  • Free tracked delivery to Ireland
  • Trustpilot review 9.3 out of 39.834 reviews

  • Has a cut-out which relieves pressure from the saddle.
  • Ideal if you want to make long rides on your bike.
  • Because of the leather cover, the saddle can bleed in the rain.
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Brand Brooks
  • Black
Type of saddle
  • Trekking
Seat category
  • Wide >145 mm
  • Yes
Cover material
  • Leather
Rail material
  • Steel
Saddle shape
  • Round
  • Imperial Series
All specifications

The almost 100 years old Brooks solution to various saddle problems. The Brooks B17 Imperial is back into production and fulfills the need for those who have problems with long bike rides. This saddle does not guarantee a solution but could provide the opportunity to enjoy a longer bike ride once more.

Imperial series: designed in 1890, anatomic shape specific saddles for gents and ladies.

In the 90s of the 19th century J.B. Brooks & Co. introduced the first saddles with a registered cut-out shape that helped preventively against seat pressure. This innovative solution can be found in saddles by a variety of manufacturers these days. The Imperial saddle was taken out of production by Brooks in the 50's. Recently, the Imperial saddles are back into production. Renewed and improved to prevent numbness of your seat and with a special solutions for men and women.

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Colour Black Blue / Brown / Green / Red / Black Brown / Yellow / Grey / Black Black
Type of saddle Trekking Trekking Trekking / City Trekking
Seat category Wide >145 mm Wide >145 mm Wide >145 mm Wide >145 mm
Cutout Yes No No Yes
Cover material Leather Leather Leather Leatherette
Rail material Steel Steel Steel Manganese
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9.3 / 10

20 reviews

  • Conforto (3)
  • Qualidade (2)
  • Beautiful (2)
  • Design (1)
  • Laces!! (2)
  • Weight (1)
  • Heavy compared to other saddles (1)
  • Too attractive to put on my old bike. Need a new o (1)

Most recent reviews

Christian, 10 May 2017


This is a very comfortable saddle .After break in ..

  • Confort
  • Design
  • Laces
Teotónio, 5 April 2017

Much quality

Very interesting saddle, and good workmanship.

  • Quality
  • beautiful
  • comfort
  • leather
  • Weight
Teotónio, 4 April 2017

Boa construção

  • Conforto
  • Qualidade
  • Construction
Andy, 30 March 2016

Interesting gap in the middle

Seems OK but leather already cracking - need to break out the saddle soap

  • Comfortable
  • Cracking
  • None
  • Laces!!
Julian, 22 March 2016

Beautifully made, confortable part of English cycling heritage

A truely beautifully made saddle which has rightfully earned its place in cycling folk law. Even from the first ride I found this saddle far more comfy than my stock saddle and I did a 30 mile ride straight away with no problems. Supplied with 4 different coloured laces to customise your saddle and a packet of proofade to help break it in. I can't recommend this saddle highly enough!!

  • Beautifully made
  • Very comfortablr
  • Remarkable valie
  • Heavy compared to other saddles

Additional information

• Colour: Imperial Black

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