Robert Gesink's Bianchi Oltre XR4 Training Bike

Published on April 1st 2018


While out at the Volta a Catalunya, Jon headed to the pro cyclist haven that is Girona. While there he happened to run into Lotto-Jumbo rider Robert Gesink returning from training. Gesink kindly allowed us to have a look at his training bike, check it out!

The GCN Shop:

Frame and forks: Bianchi Oltre XR4
Wheels: Shimano Dura-Ace R9100 C40 Clincher
Tyres: Vittoria Corsa g+ 
Handlebars: Vision Metron 5D 
Stem: Vision Metron 5D 
Seatpost: Bianchi Oltre XR4
Saddle: Fi:zi'k Antares 00
Shifters: Shimano Dura-Ace R9150 Di2
Brakes: Shimano Dura-Ace R9100
Front Mech: Shimano Dura-Ace R9150 Di2
Rear Mech: Shimano Dura-Ace R9150 Di2
Chainset: Shimano Dura-Ace R9100
Pedals: Shimano Dura-Ace R9100
Chainring size: 52/39
Powermeter: Pioneer Dual sided
Cassette: 11-28

Bike weight: 8.2kg, including spares, pump, clinchers
Saddle height: 82.5cm
Reach: 62cm
Bar width: 42cm
Stem length: 130mm
Crank length: 175mm
Tyre width: 25c

Finishing touches: FSA Celeste bar tape, customised tool roll, Lezyne mini pump, Tacx carbon Celeste bottle cages

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