Almost twenty years ago, before any other major bike company was designing for women, Trek released their first full line of women-specific bikes and have been refining their women’s product line ever since.
"One approach does not fit all women. Different women want different things from their bikes, and we’ve got something for all of them. every woman is unique. Women want different things from a bike. But no matter what, a bike has to feel good, handle confidently and ride efficiently. Although every Trek bike is built to these standards, we know that some women have specific needs that aren’t met by our main-line models.
That’s where Women-Specific Design comes in.
Women-Specific Design is what we call frames and bike parts made from the ground up for women. Trek and Bontrager products with the WSD badge were conceived, designed, tested and developed specifically for a woman’s needs. WSD saddles, for instance, are shaped for a woman’s specific contours and soft tissue areas"