Subtotal: ( items in your basket)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours
Average connection time 25 secs
Boasting a lightweight and comfortable design, the Selle Italia Flite 1990 Bicycle Saddle - The Original features a 10% carbon composite shell with differentiated-thickness padding for added comfort. Covered in breathable full grain leather to help prevent perspiration, this saddle is ideal for both males and females. - L.M.
Please check the stock availability notice on your item when placing your order. This item is: In stock.
You will receive an email to confirm when your item has been sent.
You can also check the status of your order and individual items by accessing My Account details and following the prompts.
Please allow 10 working days from dispatch of your order before notifying us of any late deliveries.
It may be advisable to check with your neighbours to see if a parcel has been left with them, check any outhouses you might have where it may be left if it cannot fit through your letterbox and contact your local sorting office to see if the item has been returned to the depot as undelivered and awaiting collection.
Please see our returns policy.
15 ReviewsSee all reviews
Where reviews refer to foods or cosmetic products, results may vary from person to person. Customer reviews are independent and do not represent the views of The Hut Group.
Still ergonomic, and comfortable after all these years. This is a classic, dependable, durable saddle for your weekend ride or commuter. I especially appreciate this saddle for my two '90s era bicycles. And always for a great price at PBK. Recommended.
I have been using these saddles since 1990 when they came out. Currently, I have three of these on my bikes. Considering I have narrow sit bones the saddlefitsme perfectly. I am not surprised Selle Italia continues to manufacture them. They still show the same quality as the original and the hold up well. Last year I finally replaced my 15 year old saddle. I just hope they keep on making them.
An excellent retro style saddle with strong titanium rails and leather cover
It is as advertised: almost an exact duplicate of the Flite saddle that I had been using since 1997. Only the texture of the leather has changed - less glossy but just as comfortable. The price was reasonable; delivery was prompt.
It's still the best saddle, non of the new saddles on the market are as comfortable and long lasting
Excellent narrow hip/sit bone saddle with comfortable round contour. I have been riding with this saddle since the 1990's and have it on all my bikes as well as a spare that I take when traveling to use on rental bikes.
To find the same vintage saddle today in a brand new condition is truly a joy! Now the vintage bicycle project can really get going. It's beautifully shaped and in my opinion, as having the best balance between lightness and comfort. At 230g it's not the lightest around compared to the ones you get these days, but it's the saddle that started it all. There is a slight difference though, the new titanium rail is more horizontal at its base compared to the older saddle's rail which is more sloping. This changes some settings on your seat post. Simplistic and minimalist, this must be one of the best cycling saddles ever made. Selle Italia's continued production of this evergreen saddle is testament to it's enduring appeal.
Just spent 3 hours on this saddle and I feel I could go for 3 more. The saddle fits well and feels good. I have always been impressed with Selle Italia products.
Simply put, this Selle Italia Flite 1990 Bicycle Saddle is the best saddle I have ever had. This is the saddle I have on all six of my bikes. I have tried many other saddles over the years but none have reached the level of comfort I want when riding 100 plus miles a day.
I should have started using this Selle Italia Flite 1990 Bicycle Saddle 20 years ago. The Selle Itialia rep had come around to promote IDMatch, so I submitted my data and this one came out on the short list. The list got shorter when I saw the new Flite Team Edition sporting truncated side skirts, and I wanted side skirts to reduce chafing back there, so I pulled the trigger for the 1990. A little wider than the Arione I'd been using, but long, firm, and almost as light, it's exactly what I needed. And the cover is real leather!