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BIKE CHECK: Warden 167

2021 Bike Check

Rider name: Jake Fox

From: Langley B.C.

IG: @Fake.Jox

Rider height/weight: 6ft 160 lbs

Knolly frame: Knolly Warden LT size Med on slack setting

Build spec:

Handle bar: Chromag osx cut to 73.5 cm

Stem: Chromag Ranger 31mm

Grips: Sensus DISISDABOSS grip

Brakes: Sram code R

Fork: Rockshox Zebb Ultimate Rc2 170mm

Shock: Rockshox super deluxe ultimate Air

Wheels: Spank Oozy trail345 27.5, hex hub

Front tire: Maxxis assegai

Rear tire: Maxxis Minion

Derailleur: Sram GX eagle lunar

Cassette: Sram eagle 10-50T

Cranks: Sram GX eagle lunar

Pedals: Chromag Scarab

Seatpost: Sram Reverb stealth

Seat: Chromag overture

Special features with my build:

I have my dropper, rear brake and shifter cable all coming out the rider’s left side of the integrated housing and my front brake routed through my forks steerer tube. This gives me the ability to do barspins/tailwhips.

Why i like my new ride:

I am absolutely loving the Warden. It is by far the most capable, fun bike I have ever owned. It climbs super well and with the 170mm suspension it handles anything i throw at it with ease. To top it off, it jumps just like a small travel slope bike. The Warden is definitely the “quiver killer”.

My favorite place to ride:

I’d have to say my favorite place to ride is Kamloops, B.C. I love the fast speed of their trails and the wide variety it offers. It has everything from massive jump trails to fast, steep single track.

Intended use:

I bought this bike to do it all, from bike park laps to long enduro pedals and sessions at jumps. So far it has not disappointed.