Alison Powers' S-Works Shiv

Alison Powers of team NOW and Novartis is a very versatile bike racer and is considered a threat in any time trial. We decided to take a closer look at her Specialized S-Works Shiv TT.

Alison Powers in action in Chattanooga, TN

The bike of Alison Powers right after a hard TT effort.

The cockpit of Alison Powers is set up quite high.

Up close with the brake levers on this S-Works Shiv TT.

The SRM PowerControl 7 head unit of Alison Powers.

A Specialized S-Works SRM powermeter with SRAM rings and Time pedals.

A K-Edge chain guide keeps things tidy up front.

Alison Powers trusts an ISM Adamo Time Trial saddle.

A slight modification made the nose section of this Adamo Time Trial narrower.

It is the bike of Alison Powers indeed.

The bike is equipped with SRAM Red derailleurs and shifters.

Rolf Prima disc in the back.

Rolf Prima TT85 up front with Panaracer Race Type A 23mm tires front and back.

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