Fort Collins' Georgia Gould took much of the 2013/2014 Cyclocross season off to recover from the 2012 MTB and CX seasons and the 2013 MTB season. After several months of rest and unstructured training, Georgia rode her 2013 Orbea Terra to victories at the Colorado State Cyclocross Championships, both Altitude Adjustment races in Longmont and 5th place at Cyclocross Nationals in Boulder. Here's a quick rundown of her championship winning bike.
Frame: 51cm Orbea Terra
Fork: Orbea Terra Carbon
Shifters/Brake Levers: Shimano Dura Ace
Front derailleur: Shimano Dura Ace
Rear derailleur: N/A. e*thirteen XCX guide
Tires: Clemte PDX 33 front and rear.
Wheels: Shimano Dura Ace C35 tubulars
Cranks: Shimano Dura Ace w/ single 39 tooth chain ring.
Chain: Shimano Dura Ace
Cassette: 12/27 Shimano Dura Ace
Brakes: Shimano CX70
Bars: 42cm Pro Vibe 7s
Stem: 100mm Pro Vibe 7s
Pedals: Shimano XTR PD-M970
Saddle: Selle Italia SLR XC
Seat post: Pro Vibe 7s
Headset: Fsa 1-1/8 - 1-1/2" Integrated
Steve Stefko piloted his 2012 Cannondale SuperX Carbon4 to consistent top 5 placings in the Colorado Elites this season and 3rd in the 35-39 age group at Cyclocross Nationals in Boulder last week. The Rival build, coming in at $3000.00, shows you can compete with the best without the $6000.00 cross bike.
Frame: 2012 54cm Cannondale SUPERX, BALLISTEC CARBON, SPEED SAVE, BB30
Fork: Cannondale SUPERX, BALLISTEC CARBON, 1-1/8" TO 1-1/4" STEERER
Shifter: SRAM Rival
Rear Derailleur: SRAM Rival
Front Derailleur: SRAM Rival
Tires: Clemte PDX 33
Wheels: Neuvation 50mm carbon tubular with Neuvation hubs.
Cranks: FSA GOSSAMER PRO, BB30, 46/36
Chain: SRAM 1091
Brakes: TRP Euro-X
Brake Pads: Zipp
Bars: CANNONDALE C2 COMPACT
Stem: Easton EA90 110mm
Pedals: Shimano XT
Saddle: FI'ZI:K TUNDRA 2
Seat post: CANNONDALE C3 CARBON WRAP, 27.2X300MM
Headset: Cane Creek
01/16/2014 Back in Oct YGR reviewed Brannan Fix's Boo RS-X. Brannan rode this bike to an age group state championship title aswell as a victory in the 10-29 non championship race and a solid 10th in the 17-18 year old National Championship race. For Nats., Brannan rode Challenge Chicanes with 20 and 20.5 in the rear, 21 in the he front.
YGR will be reviewing local riders bikes in a new fearture called, Ride Review. We'll start with Brannan Fix's 57cm Boo RS-X.
Frame: Boo RS-X Size: 57cm
Components: Sram Force Cranks, Sram Force Rear D, Sram Force shifters, Sram Rival front d.
Tires: Challenge Grifo Tubular
Wheels: American Classic Carbon 38 tubular
Chainrings: SRAM 46-36
Cassette: PG 1070 11-26
Brakes: TRP Euro-X
Bars: Ritchey Evo-Curve 42cm
Stem: Ritchey Classic 110mm
Pedals: Time Carbon-Ti
Saddle: Selle San Marco ASPide
Seat post: Ritchey WCS