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Chafing on the area where buttocks and thigh join
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Hi! I've always had a problem when riding a bicycle, namely, chafing on the area where buttocks and thigh join-I don't have thigh chafing at all. It doesn't matter what bike it is. I used to own multiple bikes, and it always happened. I adjusted my saddle height, but it still happens.

I cannot use cycling shorts, or butter etc, because I ride an MTB to uni/work/general commute and I want to be comfortable.

I've recently started looking at the saddle, thinking the whole thing might be an issue; most standard MTB saddles are 14.5cm wide and 25-27cm long(My current bicycle's saddle which is the saddle that came with the bike is 14.5cm wide by 25cm long). My sit-bones are 16cm apart. Should I get a wider, or narrower saddle to fix the problem?



Thanks for your responses in advance!
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