Kona 2016: Tim Don's Specialized Shiv
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Oct 7, 2016  hits 69,689

Tim rides TriRig Omega X brakes front and rear.
Tim rides TriRig Omega X brakes front and rear.

We caught a glimpse of the new Specialized Shiv colors on Tim Don's race-day rig. It was at the Ceramicspeed booth getting some final tweaks before race day. Enjoy the gallery, see you back tomorrow for the race!



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  • Tim Don's Specialized Shiv
  • Tim Don's Specialized Shiv
  • Some custom front-end parts including ENVE bars, Drag2Zero extensions/armcups, and a custom BTA setup with Specialized Rib Cage.
  • Some custom front-end parts including ENVE bars, Drag2Zero extensions/armcups, and a custom BTA setup with Specialized Rib Cage.
  • Some custom front-end parts including ENVE bars, Drag2Zero extensions/armcups, and a custom BTA setup with Specialized Rib Cage.
  • Some custom front-end parts including ENVE bars, Drag2Zero extensions/armcups, and a custom BTA setup with Specialized Rib Cage.
  • Tim rides TriRig Omega X brakes front and rear.
  • Tim rides TriRig Omega X brakes front and rear.
  • Tim's front end.
  • Slammed bars, no dust cap, to get as low as possible on the very tall Shiv.
  • Tim rides TriRig Omega X brakes front and rear, and ENVE SES wheels.
  • Full Ceramicspeed treatment for the rear derailleur, chain, and assorted bearings.
  • Full Ceramicspeed treatment for the rear derailleur, chain, and assorted bearings.
  • Tim's FuelCell only contained an extra Di2 junction, I'm guessing to make it easier to charge the bike without fishing out his A junction.
  • Speedplay Zero pedals.
  • Some last-minute adjustments and the rig is good to go.

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