Meet The Riders And Their Rides: Pivot’s Keegan Swenson
Rear derailleur: “Shimano XTR 9100 SGS for the 10-51 cassette”
Front derailleur or chain guide: “Shimano CD800 chain guide.”
Shifters: “Shimano XTR 9100”
Brake levers: “Shimano XTR 9100 Race”
Rear cassette: Shimano XTR 9100 10-51
Saddle: “Pro Bike Gear Turnix carbon”
Seatpost: “I use a 125mm Fox Transfer dropper post. They make a great dropper. It’s light and quick. I had it on the hardtail last year and liked it so much that I added it to the other. bike. It’s never a bad thing to have.”
Headset: “Standard steel bearings.”
Water bottle cage: King titanium cage.
Shock: “I use a 100mm Fox Float Live Valve with the compression adjustment mostly wide open”
Stem: “Pro Bike Gear Tharsis, 80mm.”
Special touches: “Just alloy water-bottle-cage bolts.”
Extras: “I always race and train with a 4iiiis Powermeter and a Wahoo Element Bolt computer.”
Head angle: 68.5 degrees.
Bottom bracket height: 12.8 in Weight of complete bike: Pivot Mach 4 SL carbon, “I think it’s 23.5 pounds with the dropper post.”; Pivot LES SL: “21lbs w/the dropper.”