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Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike

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Cyclocross is growing fast. Drawn by the fun of the mud and the thrill of the racing, cyclists are taking to the 'cross course in droves. CX is a balance of speed and skill and the Planet X XLS is an eternal favourite of the scene, thanks to its contemporary and refined carbon chassis and race-tuned geometry. Whether youre looking to upgrade to carbon or discs, the XLS is the perfect place to start.

The XLS represents the evolution of technology within cyclocross, namely, the introduction of disc brakes. If you're a road rider that's never experienced disc stopping power, you'll be thrilled with their performance. No longer must you compromise on speed - on discs you can brake later into corners and shred mud like never before, as the discs stay clean. This performance increase is even more outstanding when coupled with the XLS' lightweight carbon frame and fork. We've cleverly flattened profile top-tube for comfy shouldering over the roughest off-road terrain, too. Theres big tyre clearance, too, to avoid mud clogging. With features like these, we've made sure the XLS is future-proof.

The XLS frame is beefed-up around the main frame joints for extra strength so it can easily handle the rough stuff. In fact, the XLS wants to be ridden hard, to show off how efficiently it transfers every watt of pedal-power into speed. Go on, drop the hammer, search for the limit, gap the field.

Of course, with a bike this tough, theres the added advantage of using it for multiple types of riding. Wash off the race mud and enjoy its versatility as a commuter or road bike. Put some slick-tyres in there for the weekend club run. The XLS is quickly gaining popularity for good reason!

Groupset: SRAM Rival 1 HRD, 11 speed groupset features hydraulic disc brakes and a single 1x front chainring set-up offering new performance advancements. SRAM Rival 1 provides the tools and technology to meet any challenge, all with a single X-SYNC chainring, matched to their full dedicated 1x drivetrain. SRAMs 1x systems bring in a new era of riding, providing a simpler, lighter and more durable solution. And thanks to a wide-ratio cassette, you still get the same gear spread as a standard double front ring set-up. 1x groupsets are ideal for adventure cycling due to lower weight, low maintenance, longer profile chainring teeth to prevent chain drop, as well as highly efficient power transfer through the drivetrain. Rival 1 shifting is crisp and accurate and is amazing value for money, especially in comparison to its competitors in the field.

Wheelset: Gipiemme Roccia Disk. Gippeme are well known for their alloy and carbon fibre race wheels, now they've put their all into creating a practical, value for money 29"/ 700c disc brake wheelset. Built for road and off-road use the Gippemme Roccia is supremely versatile, it's equally at home on our cyclocross bikes as it would any of our Gravel Adventure bikes. Disc brake ready and built to last the Roccia is the perfect do it all 700c wheelset.

Finishing Kit: weve capped this bike build off with high quality finishing kit from Italian aces Selcof and our own Planet X pro range. With a combined package of this quality, you're getting a truly excellent bike and amazing value for money.

Please note: black frame colour finish consists of clear gloss lacquer over raw carbon, so you can see the beauty of the carbon weave!

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Product Code:CBPXXLSAPEX1MECH
Model:XLS

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FRPXXLS-510-SRE Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset / 51cm / Sky / Red Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike Size: 51cm Colour: Sky / Red
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FRPXXLS-540-FLA2 Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset / 54cm / Flanders V2 Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike Size: 54cm Colour: Flanders V2
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FRPXXLS-590-FLA2 Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset / 59cm / Flanders V2 Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike Size: 59cm Colour: Flanders V2
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FRPXXLS-590-SRE Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset / 59cm / Sky / Red Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike Size: 59cm Colour: Sky / Red
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FRPXXLSAS-510-BLK Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset (BBO) / 51cm / Black Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike Size: 51cm Colour: Black
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FRPXXLSAS-510-FLA Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset (BBO) / 51cm / Flanders Planet X XLS SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Cyclocross Bike Size: 51cm Colour: Flanders
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Planet X Soft Touch Handlebar TapeBlack  FREE i
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Holdsworth Gran Sport Bar TapeBlack £7.98 i
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Holdsworth Gran Sport Bar TapeBrown £8.00 i
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Selcof Scrub Bar TapeBrown £11.98 i
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Planet X Non-Slip Textured Gel Bar TapeMicro Grip Texture | Black £5.50 i
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Selcof Drops BartapeWhite | Black £12.50 i
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Selcof Natural Cork Bartape £12.50 i
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Selcof ColourDrops BartapeMulticolour £12.50 i
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Selcof Microfiber Leather BartapeBlack | Orange Holdsworth Team £12.50 i
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Selcof Reflective BartapeGreen Camo £12.50 i
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Selcof Drops BartapeBlack | Black £12.50 i
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Selcof Microfiber Leather BartapeVintage Tan £12.50 i
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Selcof Microfiber Leather BartapeBlack | Orange | Blue Holdsworth Team £12.50 i
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Selcof Microfiber Leather BartapeOrange Holdsworth Team £12.50 i
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Selcof High Density EVA BartapeMulticolour £12.50 i
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Selcof Reflective BartapeBlue Camo £12.50 i
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Selcof Drops BartapeBlack | Orange £12.50 i
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Selcof Microfiber Leather BartapeVintage Brown £12.50 i
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Selcof Reflective BartapeGrey Camo £12.50 i
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Planet X 3M Retro Reflective Polka Dot Handlebar TapeBlack £12.98 i
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Cinelli Caliedo EVA Bar TapeBlack (Multi Colour) £15.00 i
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Jobsworth Bottle CageClear £1.00 i
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Jobsworth Bottle CageWhite £1.00 i
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Jobsworth Bottle CageRed £1.00 i
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Selcof Policarb Bottle CageWhite £2.99 i
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Planet X Alloy Bottle CageRed Anodised £2.99 i
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Planet X Alloy Bottle CageSilver £2.99 i
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Selcof Policarb Bottle CageBlack £2.99 i
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Selcof Carbon BottlecageWhite £11.99 i
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Pair Of Planet X Pro Carbon Bottle Cages - Matt Black £34.99 i
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Pair Of Planet X Pro Carbon Bottle Cages - Gloss Black £34.99 i
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Avid BB5 Road Mechanical Disc BrakeDirect Mount | No Rotor  FREE i
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Avid BB5 Road Mechanical Disc BrakeDirect Mount | No Rotor  FREE i
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SRAM PG1130 Cassette11-42T  FREE i
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SRAM PC1110 11 Speed Chain116 Links  FREE i
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SRAM Apex 1 GXP Chainset (No BB)172.5mm | 42 Tooth  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset51cm | Sky | Red  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset59cm | Sky | Red  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset59cm | Flanders V2  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset54cm | Flanders V2  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset (BBO)51cm | Black  FREE i
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Planet X Pro Carbon XLS Cyclo Cross Frameset (BBO)51cm | Flanders  FREE i
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Selcof Jack Woodhead Handlebar40cm  FREE i
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Selcof Jack Woodhead Handlebar42cm  FREE i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Road Bar40cm | Matt Black | 31.8mm Clamp  FREE i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Road Bar38cm | Matt Black | 31.8mm Clamp  FREE i
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Planet X Road Bar Strada Shallow Drop42cm | Polished Black | 31.8 mm Clamp  FREE i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Road Bar42cm | Matt Black | 31.8mm Clamp  FREE i
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3T Ergonova Aluminium Drop Bar38cm £37.00 i
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3T Ergonova Aluminium Drop Bar42cm £37.00 i
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Selcof Ultra Carbon Aero Road/Triathlon Handlebar40cm | Black | 31.8mm £99.98 i
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Selcof Ultra Carbon Aero Road/Triathlon Handlebar38cm | Black | 31.8mm £99.98 i
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Selcof HeadsetTapered 1 1/8th" - 1.5 Integrated  FREE i
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FSA Orbit C-40 No.42 ACB Tapered Headset (XYZ)Black | 9 mm £20.00 i
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Shimano M540 SPD PedalsSilver £39.99 i
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SRAM Apex 1 Rear Mech1 x 11 Speed | Long Cage  FREE i
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San Marco ERA Start SaddleBlack  FREE i
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San Marco Selle Regale Dynamic SaddleManganese | White and Black £15.00 i
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Selle Italia MAN FlowBlack £27.50 i
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Prologo Kappa Evo DEA SaddleSTN Cromo | Black £15.00 i
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Selle Italia Novus SaddleManganese | Black £39.98 i
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Prologo Kappa Evo SaddleSTN Cromo | Black £15.00 i
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San Marco Monza Start SaddleBlack | Carbon Steel  FREE i
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San Marco Rolls SaddleSteel | Black Rhino £40.00 i
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San Marco Regal SaddleCarbon Steel | Silver | Black Woven £40.00 i
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San Marco Rolls SaddleSteel | White £40.00 i
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San Marco Regal SaddleCarbon Steel | Bronze | White £40.00 i
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San Marco Rolls SaddleSteel | Honey £40.00 i
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Selle Italia SLR Saddle FlowTi 316 | Black £59.98 i
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San Marco Concor SuperCorsa SaddleCarbon Steel | Honey £40.00 i
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San Marco Regal SaddleCarbon Steel | Bronze | Black Rino £40.00 i
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San Marco Rolls SaddleSteel | Black Woven £40.00 i
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San Marco Regal SaddleCarbon Steel | Silver | Honey £40.00 i
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Prologo Zero 2 SaddleTirox | Black £40.00 i
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San Marco Concor SuperCorsa SaddleCarbon Steel | Black Woven £40.00 i
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San Marco Concor Supercorsa RinoBlack £40.00 i
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Selle Italia SLR SaddleTi 316 | Black £55.00 i
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San Marco Aspide Dynamic Supercomfort SaddleBlack | Manganese | Narrow £50.00 i
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San Marco Aspide Dynamic Supercomfort SaddleBlack | Manganese | Wide £50.00 i
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San Marco Aspide Open Fit Racing SaddleXsilite Rails | Black £50.00 i
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San Marco Regal EVO Woven SaddleBlack | Manganese £50.00 i
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San Marco Shortfit Racing SaddleBlack | Xsilite £75.00 i
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Selcof Forged Alloy Bolt Up Seatclamp34.9 mm  FREE i
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Planet X 6061 Alloy Seatpost31.6mm | Polished Black | 350mm £9.98 i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Seatpost31.6mm | Matt Black | 350mm  FREE i
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Selcof Delta HM Carbon Seat PostGloss | 31.6mm £39.98 i
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SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Brake Lever1 Speed Left  FREE i
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SRAM Apex 1 Mechanical Disc Brake Lever11 Speed Right  FREE i
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Planet X Superlight Team 3D Forged Stem110 mm | Polished Black | 6 degrees | 31.8 mm Clamp £5.00 i
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Selcof KA05 Aluminium Stem31.8mm | 110mm | Black  FREE i
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Planet X Superlight Team 3D Forged Stem130 mm | Polished Black | 6 degrees | 31.8 mm Clamp £5.00 i
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Planet X Superlight Team 3D Forged Stem120 mm | Polished Black | 6 degrees | 31.8 mm Clamp £5.00 i
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Planet X Superlight Team 3D Forged Stem90 mm | Polished Black | 6 degrees | 31.8 mm Clamp £5.00 i
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Planet X Superlight Team 3D Forged Stem80 mm | Polished Black | 6 degrees | 31.8 mm Clamp £5.00 i
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Planet X Superlight Team 3D Forged Stem100 mm | Polished Black | 6 degrees | 31.8 mm Clamp £5.00 i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Stem80mm | Matt Black | 10 degrees | 31.8mm £5.00 i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Stem100mm | Matt Black | 10 degrees | 31.8mm  FREE i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Stem120mm | Matt Black | 10 degrees | 31.8mm £5.00 i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Stem90mm | Matt Black | 10 degrees | 31.8mm £5.00 i
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Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Stem110mm | Matt Black | 10 degrees | 31.8mm £5.00 i
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Vittoria Adventure III Wired 700C Tyre32mm | Black Reflective  FREE i
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Continental Sport Contact II 700c Wired TyreBlack Reflective | 32mm £20.00 i
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Vittoria Revolution G+ Graphene 700c Wired Tyre32mm | Black with Reflective Stripe £20.00 i
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Continental Sport Contact II 700c Wired TyreBlack | 32mm £20.00 i
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Panaracer Regacross Tyre700 | 33c | Black £49.96 i
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Panaracer Gravel King Mud Tyre700 | 33c | Black £49.96 i
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Panaracer Gravel King Mud Tyre700 | 33c | Brown £55.96 i
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Gipiemme Roccia Equipe 700c/29 Inch Disc WheelsetBlack | Shimano/SRAM 10/11sp  FREE i
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Fulcrum Racing Sport Disc Clincher WheelsetQR Front | QR Rear Centre Lock | Shimano/SRAM 11 Speed £100.00 i
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Vision Metron 40 Disc Carbon Clincher 6 Bolt WheelsetGrey | SRAM/Shimano £799.98 i