Zefal Swan rear mudguard review

Occasional splash protector

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
GBP £12.99 RRP | USD $22.08
Zefal Swan Road Rear mudguard

Our review

Not a full mudguard substitute, but one of the best of its type
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If you want a temporary mudguard on a road bike without the clearance or mounts for full ’guards, this seatpost-fitting one is very handy. Looking like a mountain bike mudguard, it’s narrower (45mm) and longer.


Its clamp fits any basically round seatpost and goes on and off with ease. It tightens up with a screw thread and doesn’t rotate on your seatpost like strap-mounted ’guards can.


It won’t keep you completely clean but is effective at stopping wheel-spray soaking your backside and back (Crud Roadracers or SKS Race Blades are better solutions long-term). It weighs 150g.

Product Specifications


Name Swan Road Rear Mudguard (11)
Brand Zefal

Description A 45mm wide version of the Swan, the Swan road features the same unique fitting system, but is designed to blend better aesthetically with the narrower tyres on road bikes and sports hybrids.
Weight (g) 150
Available Colours Black
Features 45mm width,