FROM THE AUCTION LISTING: Santa Cruz have kindly donated a brand new 09 Bullit frame, which has been signed by all the team (plus other top riders) to Steve Peat’s charity event the ‘Wharncliffe Weekender’. The frame which is in hard anodized aluminium (black) has a value of over Ã‚Â£1,200, plus is signed by the best mountain bike riders in the world, plus comes with a RockShox. Along with the bike you will receive 17 photographs in a frame showing the world’s best riders signing this frame.
The photos / signatures include: World Champ Steve Peat, Gee Atherton, Greg Minnar, Josh Bryceland, Rachael Atherton, Sam Hill, Brendon Fariclough, Jill Kintner, Fabian Barrel, Dan Atherton, Marc Beaumont, Chris Kovarik, Sam Blenkinsop, Jared Graves, Mick Hannah, Andrew Neethling, Justin Leov, Tracy Mosley and David Vasquez.
As one of the Wharncliffe Weekender organisers I am selling this bike on behalf of Peaty and the other organisers – with 100% of all the money raised going straight to our chosen charity (Weston Park Hospital Cancer Charity). This is a cancer hospital in Sheffield which does an amazing job of supporting cancer sufferers and their families. Not only do you get one of the coolest frames there has ever been but you get a warm, fuzzy feeling inside from helping raise lots of money for a totally worthy cause.
– Travel: 178mm
– Huge 20mm swingarm pivot
– Lifetime pivot bearing guarantee
– 1.5″ headtube
– 135 QR (standard) or 150mm through-axle
– Hard anodized 7075 aluminum hardware
Bid on it on eBay, they’ll ship anywhere in the world (winner pays actual s/h costs).Ã‚Â Auction ends 28 Nov, 200917:10:21 GMT.Ã‚Â Hit ‘more’ for additional deets and photos…
The bike is big and brawny, built for tall drops and hard landings Ã¢â‚¬â€œ with 180mm of rear wheel travel, a heavy duty 6069 aluminium frame with a stout 20mm pivot axle, 203mm brake rotor clearance and a 1.5″ steerer tube. The build quality of the frame is what you would expect from Santa Cruz with its clean welds and great powdercoat and anodizing options this is a frame made to look good and last for a long time.