Whether you use it to train on rainy days without getting wet or to train when you have little time, home trainers are useful as well as fun to use. Why, they can also be fun! We know, you won’t get the same feeling from them as when you’re riding freely outside, either on a road or a forest trail, breathing clean air, on your own or in pack – but they can be really helpful when there are no alternatives to stay in shape. This is why we think you may be interested in the rollers we present below: the top 5 home trainers you will find at Santafixie.
Top 5 training rollers to ride at home
This is an official list of the top rollers on our online shop, Santafixie.
- Minoura LR341 Bicycle Trainer
- Wahoo Kick Smart Roller
- Elite Arion Mag Rollers
- Rollers RooDol Compact yellow
- Minoura Liveroll R700
Top 5 training rollers to ride your bike at home – An analysis
Keep reading and you’ll find an overview about 5 different home trainers, which will help you choose the one that fits your needs and is also compatible with your bike.
The Minoura LR341 home trainer features a compact design and is very functional. It’s compatible with 26″ bike wheels and hubs 120-148mm wide. With the Minoura LR341 trainer, you’ll be able to control the work intensity at any given time, thanks to its adjustable and progressive resistance. It has several rubber pads on its base, in order to stand on its place and not scratch your floors.
It takes up very little space and can be easily stored at home.
The Wahoo Kickr Smart trainer will be your new favourite trainer for in-home sessions. It is compatible with a wide variety of wheel diameters and, thanks to its ATN+ and Bluetooth compatibility you’ll be able to use it for your online training sessions on Zwift or Trainer Road, amongst many others. Its power monitoring is extremely pricese and can bear a power up to 1500W.
The triple parabolic Elite Airon Mag rollers can be used on road and mountain bikes. It comes equipped with a 3-level magnetic resistance, excellent for efficient training sessions. It’s light, foldable and very easy to transport.
The RooDol Compact trainer is a light roller trainer that is also very easy to assemble. Thanks to its rollers, it will be your long-lasting training partner. It comes with a handy storage bag that will let you store it when not in use.
Made with high-quality aluminium, these rollers are extremely light and have a wheel base size capacity of 950-1080mm. They are compact and tough rollers and includes a foot support to help you get off the bike.
It’s an ideal option to warm up before a race.