[Bike Check] Greg Minnaar’s Custom Santa Cruz V10

[Bike Check] Greg Minnaar’s Custom Santa Cruz V10


So far, you’ve surely heard a great deal of buzz about Steve Peat and Troy Brosnan’s custom bikes.  To mix things up a bit, we stopped by the Syndicate pits for an in depth look at Greg Minnaar’s custom size XXL Santa Cruz V10.

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Looks like a pretty standard FOX DHX2, but the orange RAD sticker indicates there are likely some custom internals in there.
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Full width ENVE DH bar.
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Gamut Direct mount stem at the shortest position.  45mm with a 10mm Ti-Springs.com riser plate.
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Custom offset Chris King headset to buy a few extra millimeters of top tube length.
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Custom 7 speed Shimano Saint block rolling on a Chris King hub.
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Crank Brothers Mallet Pedals.
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Shimano Saints with 200mm rotors are standard fare. This back one is looking a bit glazed over…Time for a freshie!
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Saint Cranks and a Gamut chainguide.
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Ergon GA2 grips with Shimano Saint Brake levers.
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Even though it’s dusty, Greg is rocking a Marsh Guard on his Fox 40/
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ENVE M90 Rims with custom decals
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Speaking of custom decals – Minnaar is the Greatest Of All Time with more world cup wins than anyone. Can he win again here and become even more out of touch?