Today is the first individual time trial day in the Tour de France so we’re looking at some of the bikes that the leading contenders will be riding as they attempt to put seconds into their opponents, or at least limit their losses, before hitting the Alps on Wednesday.
Looking at getting a 56cm CAAD9 so am now selling my 58cm Liquigas, spec as below, everything in fantastic condition as you can see.
Spec as below:
Cannondale SystemSix f&f, Si h/set
SRAM Rival groupset
Chris King bb
Fulcrum Racing 3 wheelset
FSA K-Force seatpost (25mm layback)
FSA OS115 stem (110mm)
Deda Newton bars (42cm wide)
Lizard Skinz DSP tape
£1400 ono as spec'd
Former Liquigas rider Franco Pellizotti has said that he is almost certainly finished with cycling after being banned for two years by the Court of Abitration for Sport (CAS) as a result of irregularities in his biological passport, in one of two decisions announced yesterday that are widely seen as landmark rulings for the programme.
Team Leopard-Trek isn’t the only ProTeam squad that has presented a 2011 line-up of which much is expected in the coming season, with Liquigas-Cannondale yesterday introducing its team in Milan, with high hopes of winning two of cycling’s three Grand Tours for the second year in a row.