Katie Compton's Customised Trek Boone Cyclocross Bike

Published on December 10th 2016


Ever heard of a perfect pro bike? You have now... Nerd out with the details on cyclocross legend Katie Compton's Trek Boone/ Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! http://gcn.eu/2gJG3e9 We filmed Katie Comptons Trek Boone pro cyclocross bike following the cancellation of the Koksijde cyclo cross world cup. And, we're glad that we did. Each one of Compton's bikes takes two days to build and the level of attention to detail is just incredible. Honestly, it has to be seen to be believed. As always, let us know your thoughts down in the comments and don't forget to LIKE and SHARE this video! Frame and forks: Trek Boone Cyclocross, in "Miami Porsche Blue" Wheels: Knight Composites Tyres: Clement MXP 33mm Tubular (Grifo-style tread, but with more grip in on the sides) Handlebars: Bontrager Stem: Bontrager Saddle: Bontrager Montrose Shifters: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Mechanical + Sprint Shifters Brakes: Shimano Ice Tech Disc Rotors 140mm front and rear Front Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Rear Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Chainset: Shimano Dura Ace with Wick Werks chainrings Pedals: Shimano XT pedals Chainring size: 34/44 Cassette: Shimano Dura Ace 11-28 Finishing touches: No Zip Ties Allowed: Disc brake hoses are attached with fishing wire that is super glued. Any part of the bike where water can get in has been sealed up using silicone sealant Handlebar tape wrapped right to the middle of the bars All bearings replaced with hybrid ceramic bearings Bondex on the shifters to improve their grip and add edges – ideal for when you're wearing thick gloves in cold weather Drilled titanium bike weights! Watch more on GCN... Sven Nys's ultimate guide to cyclocross 📹 http://gcn.eu/2gtaeZ2 How to get off and on your cyclocross bike 📹 http://gcn.eu/2gtc4t0 Buy NEW GCN cycling kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: http://gcn.eu/_TheGCNShop Music Benjamin Pedersen - Flashing Lights Photos: © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ & ©Tim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com