Lachlan Morton’s Everyday Bike Setup: Cannondale SuperSix EVO SE / CX

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Lachlan’s interesting saddle setup

In this video, Lachlan Morton of EF Education – Easypost provides a run through of his super interesting every day bike setup. This bike confirms the rule, what works for Lachlan (or anybody), may not work for you. Many thanks to Lachlan for his time before the 2024 Stetina’s Paydirt in Carson City, Nevada – https://stetinaspaydirt.com

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Comfort is key for Lachlan

Tech Details of Lachlan’s Bike

  • Frame: Cannondale SuperSix EVO CX/SE; huge tyre clearance, (13mm per side with UCI-legal 33mm tires), size 54cm
  • Fork: SuperSix EVO CX Carbon
  • Headset: Cannondale Integrated, 1-1/8″ – 1.5″
  • Seatpost: Cannondale HollowGram 27 SL KNØT, Carbon, 2 bolt clamp, 330mm, zero setback, to help achieve Lachlan’s very forward position
  • Saddle: Prologo Nago R4 Pas
  • Wheelset: FSA K-Force Off-Road AGX
  • Tyres: Vittoria Tirreno Dry, 700c x 45mm, Tubeless
  • Handlebars: Vision Metron Aero
  • Stem: FSA KFX Drop Stem, 120mm
  • Shifters: Shimano GRX ST-RX815 Di2 Hydraulic
  • Front Derailleur: Shimano Dura-Ace RD9150 Di2
  • Rear Derailleur: Shimano Ultegra RD-8050 11-Speed Di2
  • Crankset: Cannondale Hollowgram BB30 with Power Meter, 53/39 FSA Chainrings
  • Bottom Bracket: Cannondale BB30
  • Pedals: Shimano XTR PD-M9100 XC Race (short axle)
  • Cassette: Shimano Ultegra 11-32 11-speed
  • Brakes: Shimano Dura-Ace BR9100 Hydraulic calipers with Dura-Ace SM-RT900 160mm Rotors
  • Bottle Cages: Elite Rocko Carbon
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Lachlan’s saddle is 3cm behind the bottom bracket

Additional Photos of Lachlan’s Bike

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Be sure to watch the video above!
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Unique stem & handlebar setup
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Traditional road gearing 53/39 chainrings
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45mm Vittoria Tirreno Dry tyres, plenty of clearance on the Cannondale Fork
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Vision Metron aero handlebar
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160mm brake rotors front & rear, Dura-Ace calipers
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Another look at the fork tyre clearance
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FSA AGX carbon gravel wheels
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Dodgy Di2 junction box placement

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