MEC Provincial Road 222 Bicycle - Unisex
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Asphalt, single track, gravel grinds, the Provincial Road 222 is about as close to a do-anything bike as it gets. For 2017, it gets a stability-focused steel frame for a smooth ride and flickable responsiveness. Light enough to hang in on group rides, it's still tough enough for the rigours of cyclocross, and has tire clearance and a low overall weight to get touring versatility. The carbon fork uses a 12mm thru-axle instead of a standard QR set up, for less flex under hard braking, cornering and accelerating. To keep you riding longer, we swapped last season's saddle for a more comfortable Shallow Elite saddle. Solid SRAM Rival groupset with hydraulic brakes shifts smoothly and gives you nuanced, powerful braking, and a stiff CXD4 wheelset grounds it with responsive handling and flex-free performance.
- Columbus Cromor steel frame with lowered bottom bracket for stable handling.
- Carbon fibre fork with aluminum steerer.
- Front fork only compatible with 12mm thru axles.
- 11-speed SRAM Rival gruppo yields fast shifts and solid braking in a lightweight package.
- Hydraulic disc brakes provide outstanding power and modulation regardless of weather.
- Compact 50/34 crank and huge 11-32t cassette means a gear range ready for every kind of ride.
- Wheels are tubeless ready and lightweight at 1536g.
- Hubs are sealed for durability and smoothness.
- Big 35C tires work well on unpaved roads and potholed city streets.
- Tire clearance of 50mm in the rear, and 56mm in the front allows for high volume tires and mega-fender setups.
- Bikes are covered by MEC's Rocksolid Guarantee and Bike Service Agreement. You can bring your bike to any MEC bike shop for free adjustments and minor maintenance for a year after purchase.
- MEC bikes are designed in Canada. Everything from the frames to the graphics are developed at the MEC Head Office in Vancouver, BC.
|Frame||Columbus Cromor steel|
|Fork||Carbon with aluminum steerer|
|Headset||FSA Orbit MX|
|Handlebars||FSA Gossamer Compact 31.8mm|
Mechanical disc brakes are more powerful than rim brakes, but less powerful than hydraulic brakes.
|SRAM Rival (hydraulic disc)|
|Brake levers||SRAM Rival|
|Derailleur (front)||SRAM Rival|
|Derailleur (rear)||SRAM Rival|
|Crank + rings||FSA Gossamer Pro 50-34T|
|Bottom bracket||FSA Mega Evo|
Cassettes with a smaller range allow you to go faster; a bigger range makes climbing hills easier.
|SRAM PG 1130 11-speed 11-32T|
|Tires||Clement X'Plor USH 700 x 35|
|Wheel||Alex AClass CXD4|
|Saddle||Fabric Scoop Shallow Elite|
How to measure
- Standover (J)
- Distance from the ground surface to the top of the top tube. Measured at the mid-point of the top tube, or where the rider would be standing when straddling the bike. This measurement should be 2-3cm shorter than your inseam.