Nashbar R1 Saddle. If you're in search of a minimalist saddle that delivers big in the comfort department then the Nashbar R1 is just the ticket. At just 220 grams this saddle is all about saving weight. And with a center channel cutout, you'll enjoy sweet relief no matter how much saddle time you log. The nylon injected base, too, contributes to the comfort factor as it provides an optimal amount of support as well as flex. With all this going on the Nashbar R1 is perfect for long distance riding, racing, and everything in between.