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Prettiest CX bike...

Discussion in 'Cyclocross (CX), Duathlon and Triathlon' started by jdtate101, 23 Feb 2013.

  1. dan_bo

    dan_bo How much does it cost to Oldham?

    Feck. Although mine's still on from the 3PCx. was a 25 before. Phew!
  2. Andrew_P

    Andrew_P In between here and there

    And I thought you all was going to point out it was a 29er (not that I know what the difference is as it says you could run 700c as well
  3. VamP

    VamP Banned



    My cross wheels carry a 28 as the bottom gear, that's with a single chainring @36. For the Three Peaks next year I am going to fit the biggest pussy plate my mech will handle, but stick with the single up front. Range 11 - 32??
  4. RolandsuperX

    RolandsuperX Regular

    Thats gorgeous Mr V..... the far forward saddle position looks a little odd but im sure its like this for good reason.... :thumbsup:
  5. VamP

    VamP Banned

    Tip of the saddle 20 mm behind bottom bracket. All my bikes have this position, it's where I get the best power delivery.

    Thanks for the compliment.
  6. sazzaa

    sazzaa Guest

  7. Howard

    Howard Senior Member

    I love dem Focus rigs. Hawt.

    The Niner is a gravel bike apparently. Not supposed to be a CX race bike, hence the curious chainset / rear mech arrangement.

    @VamP I run 39/12-28. Which I'm training into ;)

    With a short cage mech I suspect you could get away with 12-34. The short cage SRAM on my bike will take 11-36 if that's your bag. Your's looks like a long cage som bung on anything that you like.
  8. TeeNoM

    TeeNoM Active Member

    I like this...

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  9. tigger

    tigger Über Member

    Me too, I was going to post the link too after getting their email today. Flandrian and cyclocross is just right. Ridley offered a similar paint job a couple of years ago.
  10. smutchin

    smutchin Cat 6 Racer

    The Red Enclave
    Have just taken delivery of this beauty, which seems worth resurrecting the thread for...

    Unfortunately, it's not mine, just borrowed for a photoshoot, but I'm hoping to do at least a couple of races on it. The colour is incredible - they call it 'acid pink'. In the publicity shots on the Specialized website, it looks a bit dark, but in real life it's really punchy. Nicely specced too, with SRAM Rival 1x and Roval SLX 24 wheels.
  11. dan_bo

    dan_bo How much does it cost to Oldham?

  12. ItsSteveLovell

    ItsSteveLovell Veteran

    What happens to the bikes after your time with them?
  13. dan_bo

    dan_bo How much does it cost to Oldham?

  14. Yes!

    Earlier in this thread, I wrote that I once wanted a P21, still do!!:notworthy::wub::notworthy:

    With Ritcheys own (Logic) stem, bars, seat-pin, wheels, chain-set, tyres, cantilevers, etc......

    2014-06-02-1944_zps984cc4f5.jpg Ritchey. 2.jpg Ritchey. 4.jpg 4973573610_f47d7d7684_z.jpg
    Last edited: 9 Aug 2017