Optima/Yellowbike Baron extra-low


Optima Baron x-low, full race spec for sale.
As ridden to 3rd overall at the 2001 worlds, and to several BHPC race wins!

Frame new in 2001, only used for 7 or 8 races. Very high spec - some of the lightest wheels possible
in the 406/559 sizes. Highly customised, with extra lowered seat, neck rest, handlebars etc. Carbon seat and tailbox.


Frame: Optima Baron x-low aluminium, yellow
Fork: Optima cro-mo, black
Headset: Pro threadless
Seat: Optima carbon medium, custom padding, customised brackets
Stem/bar: Optima aluminium (customised)
Brake Levers: Tektro, customised mounting
Gear shifters: SRAM Gripshift, customised
Brakes: Campagnolo Veloce dual pivot
Bottom Bracket: Shimano Ultegra
Chainset: Shimano Ultegra 172.5mm, 61 tooth chainring (faired)
Pedals: none
Chain: SRAM PC59
Front Derailleur: n/a
Rear Derailleur: Shimano XTR medium cage
Cassette: Shimano Dura-Ace, 11-23 9spd
Front Wheel: Shimano Dura-Ace hub, Velocity razor 406 rim, 18H, Garrie Hill carbon covers
Rear Wheel: Hugi 240 hub, Velocity razor 559 rim, 32H, DT Revolution spokes, Garrie Hill carbon covers
Tyres: Schwalbe Stelvio (front), Continental Grand Prix (rear)
Wheel skewers: allen key
Computer: Vetta (with cadence), custom mounting

Tailbox: Optima carbon, customised and narrowed

Extras: Custom adjustable neck rest
        Second boom with front derailleur post and Dura-Ace front mech
        Spare handlebar/stem