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  • Vital MTB takes a closer look at Sam Blenkinsop’s Winning Norco Range C9.1 29er

    February 13, 2018

    Following Sam Blenkinsop’s (Norco Factory Racing) win at the 2018 Dodzy Memorial Enduro in New Zealand, VitalMTB took a closer look at Sam’s ultimate Enduro race machine – the Norco Range C9.1 29er.

    Sam Blenkinsop

    Read on for VitalMTB’s detailed look at specs and features of Blenki’s bike.

    “Big Blenki runs a size Large frame which has a 461mm reach. His RockShox Lyrik gets 170mm of travel with with 90PSI spring pressure. His RockShox Super Deluxe is at 160PSI. On top of that big stack of spacers is a 65mm Deity Copperhead stem (he has always run 65mm) and 25mm-rise Deity Blacklabel bars for more height and flex. Tire pressures on his Schwalbes with Super Gravity casing and Addix ultra-soft compound are 23PSI front and 26PSI rear. The tires are mounted to Novatec Diablo wheels which are turned by a SRAM Eagle X01 drivetrain with HT X2 pedals.” – VitalMTB

    Sam Blenkinsop

    Sam Blenkinsop

    Sam Blenkinsop

    Find the full feature on VitalMTB.