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Size Guide

What bike size do I need?

This can be a confusing task when choosing a bike, With so many different types, brands and sizes which vary with every cycle model you need to consider a few things.

1, Do I know my correct height? *(If not stand against a wall, no shoes measure yourself, make a mark and record your measurement)

2, What type of bike will you be riding, what is your riding preference, you need to be comfortable, your bike will be more efficient and even more fun to ride.

3, If you’re not sure give us a call on 02392 815918 / 02392 832066 or email info@cycle-exchange.co.uk we are here to help ensure your confident with the frame size you have chosen as size really does matter!

 

                   IT IS VERY IMPORTANT YOU CHOOSE THE CORRECT FRAME SIZE!

 

To help YOU choose the right size bike we provide a suggested height for the various frame sizes available.

Adults Frame Sizes 

     

Childs Frame Sizes 

          

 

Mountain bike sizing guide

Rider Height

Frame Size Suggested

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

Inches

Size

4' 10" - 5' 2"

148 - 158

13 - 14

XS

5' 2" - 5 '6"

158 - 168

15 - 16

S

5' '6" - 5' 10"

168 - 178

17 - 18

M

5' 10" - 6' 1"

178 - 185

19 - 20

L

6' 1" - 6' 4"

185 - 193

21 - 22

XL

6 '4" - 6' 6"

193 - 198

23 - 24

XXL

See our Gents Mountain bikes

Ladies mountain bike sizing guide

Rider Height

Frame Size Suggested

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

Inches

Size

4' 10" - 5' 2"

148 - 158

13 - 14

XS

5' 2" - 5 '6"

158 - 168

15 - 16

S

5' 6" - 5' 10"

168 - 178

17 - 18

M

5' 10" - 6' 1"

178 - 185

19+

L

See our Ladies Mountain bikes

Road bike sizing guide

Rider Height

Frame Size Suggested

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

Centimetres

Size

4' 10" - 5 '0"

148 - 152

47 - 48

XXS

5' 0 "- 5' 3"

152 - 160

49 - 50

XS

5' 3" - 5' 6"

160 - 168

51 - 52 - 53

S

5 6" - 5' 9"

168 - 175

54 - 55

M

5' 9" - 6' 0"

175 - 183

56 - 57 - 58

L

6' 0" - 6' 3"

183 - 191

58 - 59 - 60

XL

6' 3" - 6' 6"

191 - 198

61 - 62 - 63

XXL

See our Road bikes

Ladies road bike sizing chart

Rider Height

Frame Size Suggested

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

Centimetres

Size

4' 10" - 5' 1"

147 - 155

44 - 45 - 46

XXS

5' 1" - 5' 3"

155 - 160

47 - 48 - 49

XS

5' 3" - 5' 5"

160 - 165

50 - 51 - 52

S

5' 5" - 5' 8"

165 - 172

53 - 54 - 55

M

5' 8" - 5' 10"

172 - 180

56 - 57

L

See our Ladies Road bikes

Hybrid and Heritage bike sizing guide

Rider Height

Frame Size Suggested

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

Inches

Size

Centimetres

4' 10" - 5' 1"

147 - 155

13 - 14

XS

47 - 49

5' 1" - 5' 5"

155 - 165

15 - 16

S

50 - 52

5' 5" - 5' 9"

165 - 175

17 - 18

M

53 - 54

5' 9" - 6' 0"

175 - 183

19 -20

L

55 - 57

6' 0" - 6' 3"

183 - 191

21 - 22

XL

58 - 61

6' 3" - 6' 6"

191 - 198

23 - 25

XXL

61 - 63

See our Gents bikes Ladies bikes

Triathlon and Time Trial bike sizing guide

Rider Height

Frame Size Suggested

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

Centimetres

Size

5' 0" - 5' 3"

152 - 160

49 - 50

XS

5' 3" - 5' 6"

160 - 168

51 - 52

S

5' 6" - 5' 9"

168 - 175

53 -54

M

5' 9" - 6' 0"

175 - 183

55 - 56

L

6' 0" - 6' 3"

183 - 191

57 - 58

XL

6' 3" - 6' 6"

191 - 198

60 - 61

XXL

See our Triathlon/TT bikes

Jump and Trial bike sizing guide

As a general rule Jump and Trial bikes are one size fits all; catering for people from heights of 4' 10" - 6' 4" (148cm - 193cm). There are a few exceptions to this rule where size options are offered, if this is the case please contact one of the experts in our sales team on 02392 832066

Folding bike sizing guide

As a general rule folding bikes are one size fits all catering for people from heights of 4' 10" - 6' 4" (148cm - 193cm).

See our  Folding bikes

BMX bike sizing guide

Rider Age or Height

Wheel Size Suggested

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

Age

Inches

3' 7" - 4' 0"

110 - 122

5 - 7 years

16

4' 0" - 4' 10"

122 - 147

7 - 11 years

18

4' 10" - 6' 4"

147 - 193

11+ years

20

See our BMX bikes

Children's bike sizing guide

Rider Age or Height

Size Suggested

Age

Feet and Inches

Centimetres

 

2 - 5 years

2' 10" - 3' 7"

85 - 110

Runner bikes

2 - 4 years

2' 10" - 3' 4"

85 - 100

12 inch wheel diameter

3 - 5 years

3' 1" - 3' 7"

95 - 110

14 inch wheel diameter

5 - 7 years

3' 7" - 4' 0"

110 - 120

16 inch wheel diameter

7 - 9 years

4' 0" - 4' 5"

120 - 135

20 inch wheel diameter

9 - 11 years

4' 5" - 4' 9"

135 - 145

24 inch wheel diameter

11+ years

4' 9"+

145+

26 inch wheel diameter

See our Childrens bikes

 


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