In fact, I think some of the same attitudes pose an obstacle to getting more women on bikes now.
In male riders, it might be criticized or mocked.
But sometimes I look at the cut out seats and think back to the s and wonder if the doctors of the day would have smiled approvingly.
The triple threat of sexual pleasure, women, and bike seats is still a source of humour among cyclists.
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