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A NEW APPROACH TO CYCLING COMFORT AND PERFORMANCE

Phil Burt Innovation is a new way of approaching bike fit, innovation, cycling performance and comfort. Based in Manchester and soon in London, Phil Burt Innovation helps cyclists of all abilities tap into the same technology.

Phil Burt is a world renowned cycling health and performance innovator.

An experienced physiotherapist and bike fitter, Burt has spent 12 years as the Head of Physiotherapy at British Cycling, as well as 5 years as Consultant Physiotherapist at Team Sky.

After a long career supporting the world’s best at three Olympic Games and seven Tour de Frances, Burt is now concentrating on using his expertise to help cyclists at all levels to improve their health, comfort and performance.

Phil Burt Innovation offers a range of services including cycling specific injury assessment and treatment,bike fit, aero assessment and saddle health assessments.

The later will be provided through the world’s first Multi disciplinary saddle Health clinic. We’re also committed to bringing better solutions to market through own products and collaborations with some of the biggest names in cycling.

Our Services


Off Bike Assessment

A full musculoskeletal assessment including history and examination. Read more

On bike Assessment-or Bike Fit

The session starts with a discussion of the goal: injury, pain, under-performance, more aero, an optimal position for a new challenge. Read more

Saddle Health Assessment

The world's first devoted saddle health clinic. Read more

Aero Assessment

Phil Burt helped to achieve some of the most aerodynamic positions ever realised. This assessment is his take on what the General public should be focussing on. Read more

Our Philosophy


Phil Burt Innovation has a different approach. At the core of every service or product offered is a wholly holistic process and philosophy developed over a decade by phil in elite sport.

Read more about our philosophy

Latest News


Phil Burt, who spent 12 years as British Cycling’s head of physiotherapy and another five years as consultant physiotherapist to Team Sky, with the injury-riddled author CREDIT: PAUL COOPER

The ultimate bikefit? In the saddle with former Team Sky physio Phil Burt

One person who definitely has the correct medical background to assess your riding position is Phil Burt, who spent 12 years as British Cycling’s head of physiotherapy and another five years as consultant physiotherapist to Team Sky.

6 factors affecting saddle sores

Saddle sores happen to the best of riders and can seriously affect your cycling performance and enjoyment. Saddle choice, shorts, skin care and bike fit all play a part in keeping you comfortable.

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How scientific rigour helped Team GB’s saddle-sore cyclists on their medal trail

The realisation that the modern obsession with intimate hair removal was almost certainly exacerbating saddle problems among the world’s most successful female cyclists was just one discovery in British Cycling’s latest quest to be the best.