Female Cyclist Test

By Forth Edge

You’ve spent time and money ensuring your bike and kit work optimally, but your body is the most important part of your performance.

In cycling, the body is the motor. If you’re looking for gains, it makes sense to give it the same attention you give your kit.

Forth Edge not only provides a snapshot of how your body is working but also gives you the information to better understand what it needs, supported by a team of specialist sports scientists. The more you know about your body’s strengths and needs, the better you can tailor your training and nutrition to keep it working it’s best.

We want to ensure athletes like you are able to train sustainably, reaching your potential without compromising your health now or in the future. To do that, scientific knowledge is key.

Key benefits when using Forth’s tracking service

Fast & accurate

Fast & accurate analysis from accredited laboratory

Convenient

Tests can be done at home

Secure

Secure access to online results

Online dashboard

Online dashboard which tracks results over time

Included in this test


Energy Markers
  • Vitamin D (25 OH)
  • Triiodothyronine (T3, free)
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
  • Testosterone (total)
  • Red Blood Cell (RBC)
  • Oestradiol (Oestrogen)
  • Haemoglobin
  • Haematocrit (HCT)
  • Ferritin
  • Active B12

Hormones Markers
  • Triiodothyronine (T3, free)
  • Thyroxine (T4, free direct)
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
  • Testosterone (total)
  • Prolactin
  • Oestradiol (Oestrogen)
  • Luteinising Hormone (LH)

Hydration Markers
  • Urea

Immunity Markers
  • White Blood Cell Count (WBC)
  • Vitamin D (25 OH)
  • Cortisol (9am)

Injury Risk Markers
  • Vitamin D (25 OH)
  • Testosterone (total)
  • Oestradiol (Oestrogen)

Liver & Kidney Function Markers
  • Urea
  • eGFR
  • Creatinine

Oxygen Carrying Capacity Markers
  • Red Blood Cell (RBC)
  • Haemoglobin
  • Haematocrit (HCT)
  • Active B12

Recovery Markers
  • eGFR
  • Creatinine
  • Creatine Kinase
  • Cortisol (9am)

Strength Markers
  • Vitamin D (25 OH)
  • Testosterone (total)
  • Creatine Kinase

Training Load Markers
  • White Blood Cell Count (WBC)
  • Testosterone (total)
  • Oestradiol (Oestrogen)
  • Ferritin
  • Creatine Kinase
  • Cortisol (9am)

How it works

Collect sample

We will send you a finger prick kit to use at home

Post sample

Pop your sample in the post to us using a pre-paid envelope

Online results

View your results on your secure personal health dashboard

Buy now

This a subscription package and you will receive a new test kit at the duration of your choice.
You can cancel or change the frequency of your test at any time using your dashboard.

This test has the option to switch to a home phlebotomy. This means a healthcare professional will visit you at home to draw the blood sample from a vein.

Who is the kit for?

Date of birth (You must be 18+ to order a test):

Where would you like it delivered?

Delivery is only available within the UK.