James Hayden's Transcontinental Fairlight Strael Bikepacking Setup

Published on August 4th 2018


Katherine took a closer look at the Fairlight Strael that James Hayden will ride at the Transcontinental Race. Hayden is a bikepacking expert, and it's interesting to see what he takes with him for ultra-endurance events. GCN Summer Sale - Enjoy Up to 50% Off: http://gcntech.co/86 Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech Subscribe to GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/gcn-en-espanol Submit your photos and videos with our new uploader http://gcntech.co/upload Frame and forks: Fairlight Strael Wheels: Hed Belgium+ (Dynamo Front) Tyres: Continental GP4000 28mm Handlebars: Profile Design Aero Bars Seatpost: Canyon Saddle: ISM (Padding Removed) Shifters: Shimano Ultegra R8050 Brakes: Shimano Ultegra Hydraulic Disc Front Mech: Shimano Ultegra Di2 8050 Rear Mech: Shimano Ultegra Di2 8050 Chainset: Rotor 3D w/Power2Max Pedals: Shimano Dura Ace 9100 Chainring size: 46/34 Cassette: Miche 13/34 Finishing touches: Lizardskin double wrapped tape, Exposure Blaze lights x2 rear, spare front flashing light, Supernova front/rear light, Large saddle bag, Frame bag, Garmin 1030 & spare Garmin 1000. If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - http://gcntech.co/85 Watch more on GCN Tech... GCN Goes Bikepacking 📹 http://gcntech.co/moroccoepic Music: Epidemic Sound Rotations - Friends With Animals Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that matter. GCN Tech is utterly obsessed with seeking out and showcasing the best in bikes, tech, products and upgrades. Everywhere. Every week. From news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GCN Tech Show, pro bikes, set-up tips and more, we geek out over the tiny details that can make the big differences to you. With years of racing and industry expertise, we also bring you instructive maintenance videos to hone your mechanical skills, as well as behind the scenes factory tours and in-depth analysis of kit chosen by the pro peloton to keep your finger on the pulse of cycling’s latest technological innovations. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on cycling tech. Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse Facebook - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtwee