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Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle review

We want to ensure that whether you’re spending £10K on a new lightweight race bike, £2 on a cycling water bottle or £79.99 on Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle, that you’re getting the very best you can get for your money. In today’s Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle review we’re going to look at why it scores 8.9/10 in our review and why we recommend it over many of the other 545 products in the Saddles category. We’ve started by giving you a top level score for each of the key areas when it comes to reviewing these products, these scores include a quality score, price score, review score and an overall score.










Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle reviews

See customer reviews at Chain Reaction Cycles:

View 256 Reviews

Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle Specification

Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle specs

Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle
Feature 1

Length: 275mm

Other Saddles found with this feature: 12

Feature 2

Width: 175mm

Other Saddles found with this feature: 2

Feature 3

Height: 65mm

Other Saddles found with this feature: 1

Feature 4

Weight: 520g

Other Saddles found with this feature: 8

Spec 1

Colour: Black, Honey, Red, Apple Green, Brown, Royal Blue

Other Saddles found with this spec: 12

Spec 2

Gender: Male

Other Saddles found with this spec: 2



Number of Reviews


Review Score

4.8 / 5

Average score in category: 4.4


  • . On the market for over 100 years, being featured in as early as the 1898 catalogue, the B17 is the Brooks England flagship model. Ideal for long distance cycling such as touring, trekking and even training, the B17 saddle is supremely comfortable and durable. With black steel rails for additional strength, the B17 will be the best upgrade you can make to your long-term comfort Features: Length: 275mmWidth: 175mmHeight: 65mmWeight: 520gBuy¬†Brooks England Components from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.
  • Product codes: 190445009413
  • B211A07216

No matter what type of bike product your buying, from the simple accessories through to the full setup of your custom built road bike, there are lots of important considerations that you should take into account, especially when you’re shopping online and unable to test the product first. This is especially true when you’re buying products like Saddles.

Our aim is simple, help you get the very best products for your budget. Whether that’s Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle or an alternative, we’ll do our best to find you unbiased, genuine customer reviews to help you make your decision. We’ve found 545 different products in the Saddles category at Chain Reaction Cycles and we’ve also managed to find 58 products from Brooks England (although only 28 of the 58 are in the Saddles category).

Our first piece of advice is for you to spend some time really getting to know what it is you’re looking for. An important feature for one person might be totally pointless and irrelevant to you, so get a good idea of what you want and need from your Saddles. Note down this list of key features that your product must have, that way when you’re comparing alternatives you have a starting point to decide whether one product meets your needs or not.

Price is the next and probably one of the most important factors of a purchase, so it’s really worthwhile spending a bit of time analysing the price of Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle and seeing how it stacks up against those offered by different brands or even other alternatives from Brooks England. Below we’re going to get into the detail of Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle to help you see how the prices stack up.

We start this price analysis by looking at the price you can expect to pay for Saddles. There are 545 different products available at Chain Reaction Cycles, and of those 545, the average price is £88.70. There’s quite a variance in price in this category too with the lowest priced product we found at £4.5 and most expensive was £360.

The next stage we went on to, was to look at the price of products from the brand: Brooks England. The average price was £75.99 and we found that the price varies right from as little as £7.99 up to £189.94 with Brooks England products.

And finally we thought it would be good to give you an idea of Brooks England products that appear specifically in the Saddles category. So you can see that the price of Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle at £79.99 is great value considering the average price of Brooks England Saddles is £91.28 and the price varies from £7.99.

It’s also worth bearing in mind that we managed to find Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle during our price scan of several cycle retailers, for the amazing price of £79.99 which represents a £15.00 or 16% saving against RRP. If you think Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle ticks all of your boxes in terms of quality and features then it’s more than likely going to be a winner bearing in mind the price.

Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle Reviews

Reviews are obviously a key part of the buying process when buying any cycle gear, and that goes for Saddles too. Reading reviews if going to be the closest insight you get into how good Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle is, without actually trying or buying it. Over at Chain Reaction Cycles we managed to find 256 reviews scoring it 4.8 out of 5. That’s a great result considering the price and quality and the fact that it’s a product made by Brooks England. In fact when you consider those points and combine it with the fact that the average review score in the Saddles category is 4.4 and the average score of products from Brooks England is 4.4 it’s a steal. And actually, if you look specifically at products from Brooks England in the Saddles category the average review score is 4.7.

That’s why you can see it was easy for us to give Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle such a high overall score of 8.9 / 10. It seems to have the perfect combination of features, quality and price making it a great all-rounder.

So our last piece of advice that we can offer is to take your time reading plenty of reviews now, you can see that there are 256 reviews for Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle which score it 4.8, so it’s really worth spending a few minutes reading through lots of these to see what the key advantages or dislikes are. It will really reassure you when you come to buying online.

If you do go on to buy Brooks England B17 STD Steel Saddle or in fact any of the other Saddles, we would love to hear from you. Sharing your views will really help us to write more comprehensive reviews and we will share these thoughts with customers just like you that are looking to read reviews before they commit to buying.