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Pete Jacob's Boardman AiR

Written by: Herbert Krabel
Added: Sat Oct 13 2012

Pete Jacob's stormed to the win in Kona with a very strong ride aboard his Boardman AiR TT9.8 and a superb closing run. We had a chance to look closer at his bike.

Pete Jacobs in action in Kona.

The Boardman AiR TT9.8 awaits the Kona bike check in.

SRAM Red crank and TT chain rings with a Quarq power meter.

Pete Jacobs uses an ISM Adamo Racing saddle with an XLab cage.

SRAM Red derailleurs front and back.

Apparently no bar tape needed for this Zipp cockpit.

The XLab bottle cage on the down tube awaits the aero bottle.

The bib number of Pete Jacobs was 3.

An XLab aero bento box on the top tube of the Boardman AiR.

Zipp 808 Firecrest wheels in the back.

Up front another Zipp 808 Firecrest with Continental Competition tires.

Shimano pedals on this SRAM Red equipped bike.

The view from the front.

All images Herbert Krabel /


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