Tiffany Cromwell’s 2016 Canyon Ultimate CF SLX with SRAM eTap. The bike of the new Canyon//SRAM Pro Cycling team There’s no doubt that the biggest recent news in women’s racing is the development of the Canyon//SRAM pro cycling team for 2016. Launching with what’s likely the nicest livery in the game, the new women’s team builds on what the former Velocio-SRAM team started.
The team marks the official entry of Canyon into women’s cycling, and it’s a similar story for British apparel sponsor Rapha. Tiffany Cromwell and her new road race weapon Australian Tiffany Cromwell remains in the team that she joined in 2014. We caught up with Cromwell to discuss her new bike during the Santos Women’s Tour, which runs in conjunction with the Santos Tour Down Under.
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Updated for 2016, the Ultimate CF SLX is a rare breed of race bike. With this, it’s claimed to be super light, super stiff, aero and yet comfortable. Rarely can brands claim so many key attributes, but our experience shows that in this case it isn’t mere marketing nonsense.
The German-engineered Ultimate CF SLX lays claim […]