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Our dear friend Josh was in need of a new polo bike after having cracked his previous frameset. After reviewing his playing style in combination with his previous bikes we decided to build Josh a frameset that was more robust than anything he had ridden before to ensure he would be able to keep playing without worry for many years to come.
A few specifications include the new bike polo standard of a 1.5” tapered steerer in combination with a 15mm thru-axle. Extra requests include Paragon Machine Works adjustable rocker dropouts, bottle cage mounts (topside and underside of downtube) and double rando bosses on the fork legs. These extras will allow Josh to comfortably travel between his accommodation and the court at each tournament he travels to.
|Frame/Fork||Stolen custom bike polo frameset – Colombus Zona oversize front/rear triangle + Paragon Machineworks 1.5 tapered steerer, Paragon 15mm thru-axle front dropout, Paragon adjustable rocker rear dropouts|
|Front Wheel||Hope pro Evo 4 36H/H Plus Son Archetype rim 700c/Sapim spokes|
|Rear Wheel||Hope pro Evo 4 trail 36H/H Plus Son Archetype rim 700c/Sapim spokes|
|Tires||Continental GP 4 Seasons 700c x 28mm|
|Crankset||Shimano XT – Goldtech 32T chainring – Wolf Tooth bashguard|
|Transmission||Gusset MX Oil slick|
|Handlebar||Renthal Fat Bar Carbon – Stealth|
|Brakes||Hope Tech 3/x2 Braided hose/L’Esperance cycles rotor guard|
|Stem||Thomson Elite 4x|
|Seatpost||Thomson Elite 31.8|
|Saddle||Brooks Cambium All-Weather c17|
|Extra||Freight Beer holder + Cosmic swag|