Sam Gaze's Custom Specialized S-Works Epic

Published on August 13th 2016


New Zealander Sam Gaze races for Specialized and is the current under 23 cross-country world champion. Subscribe to GMBN: Get exclusive GMBN gear in the GMBN store! Sign up to the GMBN newsletter: With a full carbon frame, Specialized's Brain technology in the front and rear suspension and a SRAM Eagle drivetrain, Sam Gaze's Specialized is built to go fast. How fast? Well, he's under 23 world champion, making him one of the hottest prospects in cross country mountain biking. Also; we don't think that anyone on the world circuit would beat him in a sprint – just saying. Frame: Specialized S-Works Epic with custom paint Forks: Rockshox with Specialized's Brain system built in Shock: Fox, with Specialized's Brain system built in Wheels: Roval Control SL Tyres: Specialized Renegade Gripper R Bars: Specialized S-Works, 700mm Grips: Foam, in world championships colours Seatpost: Carbon fiber Stem: S-Works 130mm Brakes: SRAM Ultimate Level Shifters: SRAM XX1 Chain: SRAM Eagle Front mech: nope! Chainset: SRAM XX1 with Quarq powermeter, 175mm cranks Chainring: Single, 36 tooth Rear mech: SRAM Cassette: SRAM Eagle 9-50 Pedals: Look with custom world championship stripes Extra things: titanium seatclamp, Gaze takes the powermeter off for big races ("you don't need the data, you need the results") Watch more on GMBN... More pro bikes ▶︎ More about mountain biking ▶︎ Click here to buy GMBN T-shirts, hoodies and more: Music: Ulas Koca - Mojo Man