The jolting movements involved in riding can be the cause of various issues in the joints, particularly in the spine. This may lead to alterations in cervical vertebral biomechanics and to the development of vertiginous symptoms (dizziness), headaches and common neck pains.

As regards the lumbar spine, alterations derived from continuous stress can result in simple back pain up to more complex pathologies, such as neuralgia (sciatica pain /cruralgia).

For these reasons, it is advisable to use a saddle as ergonomic and comfortable as possible; consequently, a saddle pad ABSORBING ANOMALOUS BACKLASH and MAKING THE SEAT COMFORTABLE is always welcome.”