Sam Gaze’s S-Works Epic Hardtail | GMBN Tech Pro Bikes

Published on June 8th 2018


In the XCO World Cup pits you’ll find a lot of very high performance mountain bikes, but Sam Gaze’s steeds always seem to stand out from the crowd. His bike setups and resulting position is rather specialist to say the least. Subscribe: The GMBN Shop: Frame: S-Works Epic Hardtail Front Suspension: Rockshox Sid world cup w/ specialized brain tech 100mm Wheelset: 29” Specialized Roval Control Carbon SL Tyres: S-Works Ground Control front, S-Works Renegade rear Brakes: Magura raceline MT8 Rotors: Magura 160mm F&R Handlebars: S-Works Carbon flat bar 720mm wide Grips: Supacaz foam Stem: S-Works -24° 130mm Shifters: Sram Eagle Crankset: Rotor 2InPower Chainring: 36t qring Pedals: Look X-Track Chain: Sram Eagle Cassette: Sram Eagle 10-50t Rear Mech: Sram Eagle Seatpost: S-Works Carbon layback Saddle: S-Works Phenom Anything Else: The frame features an integrated bump stop on the down tube. This is in place so that the fork crown doesn’t damage, or even crack the frame in the event of a crash. If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 🎵Epidemic Sound… Divergent - Ooyy More GMBN Tech videos... Sam’s full sus - 📹 Nove Mesto Tech - 📹 Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -