Infographic: Four Types of Road Bikes

There are different types of road bikes for different cycling purposes. The good people at have produced this useful infographic explaining four types of road bikes.

They are:

1) Road Race (also known as Road Competitive and Road Aggressive)
2) Road Relax (also known as Road Endurance or Natural Position
3) Road Fitness (also known as Upright Geometry or Upright Position)
4) Triathlon / Time Trial (TT)

There are different body positions to suit each bikes, such as 2 o’clock, 12 o’clock, 1 o’clock and so on.

Four types of road bikes. Image ©

Read more about these four bikes on



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s