Cannondale’s staff will toe as much as the road this weekend on Cannondale’s new Scalpel. The bike was launched earlier this yr and was part of our XC Discipline Take a look at, nevertheless it hasn’t seen practically the motion it usually would because of the abbreviated World Cup season. All three racers are on a dimension medium body and are very related in peak and weight. So far as set ups go, the riders do not change all that a lot all year long after getting their preliminary settings dialed in on the pre-season coaching camp. The one modifications are small variations for the course, tires, and tire pressures.
2.35 Racing Rays with air at 1.1-1.3 bar (16 – 19 psi) with no inserts.
A 38t chainring, 10-45 cassette, and 175mm cranks put the facility down.
A 36t chainring, 10-45 cassette, and 170mm XTR cranks.
For tires, Marotte is on Schwalbe’s Racing Ralph in a 2.35 width. 1.3-1.45 bar (19 – 21 psi) for stress.
Just like the others, Marotte runs a lockout for the entrance and rear.
All bikes are on an XTR drivetrain. Henrique has a 38t chainring, 10-45 cassette, and 175mm cranks.
XTR brakes for the staff.
ENVE’s XC wheels maintain onto the Racing Rays. 19 psi within the again, 18 up entrance.