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Mike’s Cannondale EVO Hi Mod Disc Behind the Ride

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Having fielded questions all season about my kit and equipment, in this episode of ‘Behind the Ride’ I thought it would be interesting to take a deep dive into my latest bike, Cannondale’s new EVO Hi Mod Disc, as well as taking a leap back in time to share some of my fondest memories and moments as to how I’ve come to use what I do.

From saddling up on two time Giro d’Italia winner Paolo Savoldelli’s CAAD5 way back in 2000, to 24 hour mountain bike racing, all the way through to big days (and nights) in the mountains and much, much, more.

I’ll be honest I didn’t intend on this video to be half as long as it is but I guess I just like talking about bikes! I hope you enjoy learning a little more about my past and checking out what I’m riding in the present. For the full spec of the bike see below…..

Frame: Cannodale EVO Hi Mod Disc (54cm)

Wheels: Mavic Cosmic Pro Carbon SL Disc UST

Tyres: Mavic Yksion Pro UST (25c)

Rotors: TRP Centrelock (140mm)

Crank: InfoCrank Classic (172.5mm)

Chain Rings: Praxis Works (34/50t)

Bottom Bracket: Ceramic Speed

Shifters: Shimano Di2 Hydraulic R785 (11 speed)

Callipers: Shimano Di2 Hydraulic

Derailleurs: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 R9150

Cassette: Shimano Dura Ace 11-28

Chain: Shimano Dura Ace

Seatpost: USE Ultimate (25.4mm x 400mm)

Handlebar: USE Ultimate (31.6mm x 420mm)

Stem: USE Race (130mm)

Saddle: Fi’z:k Aliante Carbon

Lights: Exposure Lights Trace (front) & TraceR (rear)

Pedals: Mavic Zxellium SLR

GPS: Lezyne Enhanced Super GPS Limited Edition (Blue)

Pump: Lezyne Road Pressure Drive

Saddle Bag: Lezyne Road Caddy

Multitool: Lezyne V10

Bottle Cages: Lezyne Carbon Cage SL

If there’s anything else you’d like to know about then leave a comment below and I’ll try and make a few more videos like this to help you along the way.

Thanks for watching.


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