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Race Tech Gallery: cockpit set up at the Tour of Turkey

By:
Sam Dansie
Published:
May 06, 2014, 10:40 BST,
Updated:
May 06, 2014, 9:45 BST
Edition:
First Edition Cycling News, Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Jetse Bol (Belkin) is a rider who likes a bar with a massive drop

Jetse Bol (Belkin) is a rider who likes a bar with a massive drop

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How the pros set up their stems and handlebars

Road bike cockpit set-ups are an intensely personal thing. Stem length, reach, drop, where a rider mounts the levers – even tape - all require some thought.

We checked what some of the pros were doing at the Presidential Tour of Turkey and saw an abundance of variety in the cockpit set-up. Scroll through our gallery to check out some extreme variation: from Guillaume Boivin's (Cannondale) highly aggressive position with a huge degree of drop to Adrian Kurek's (CCC Polsat Polkowice) crazy spacing

Click here for our gallery of images.

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