The Ritchey P-29er is Back & Updated Making it the Ultimate Cross-Country Mountain Bike

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    Cross Country riders rejoice! Alas, the Ritchey P-29er is back and better than ever. The latest manifestation of the P-29er reflects Tom Ritchey’s decades-long history/knowledge of the mountain bike. The frameset is designed for “ripping tight, twisty, and technical cross-country singletrack.

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    Ritchey uses their iconic, proprietary triple-butted Logic steel tubing for the frameset. Thus, combining modern progressive, XC geometry which provides a “balanced” ride that mixes “a snappy, responsive soul with a comfortable and predictable personality”.

    Ritchey P-29er Frameset p-29er logo

    The P-29er carries with it a pedigree that is firmly rooted in the decades-deep lineage of its P-Series predecessors, helping define the sport of mountain biking. This version of the modern P-29er is loaded with features demanded by today’s XC riders.

    It has BOOST spacing along with stealthy dropper post routing. Plus, it carries an ultralight, forged, and machined tapered headtube. The frame has tire spacing for tires up to 2.3 and is designed to run a 100mm travel fork. This frame is ready for endless singletrack adventures.

    Ritchey P-29er Frameset unique brake brace

    Ritchey P-29er Geo


    Ritchey P-29er Retail & Specs

    Retail: $999

    Sizes: S (15”), M (17”), L (19”), XL (21”)

    • Frame material: heat-treated, triple-butted Ritchey Logic steel tubing
    • Ultra-light Forged and machined tapered headtube
    • Optimized for 100mm (BOOST) suspension travel fork or 500mm axle-crown rigid fork
    • BOOST 148 x 12mm rear end with replaceable stainless steel derailleur hanger
    • Post-mount rear brake: 160mm (180mm max – adaptors available separately)
    • Headset: WCS headset included (upper IS42/28.6 | lower IS52/40)
    • Recommended tire size: 29×2.25 (2.3 max) (depending on tire/rim manufacturer)
    • Bottle cage mounts: Two (one on downtube and one on seat tube) *Note: one on size S
    • Designed for 1X chainrings
    • 27.2mm seat tube with stealth dropper routing
    • Bottom Bracket: 73mm English
    • Weight: 2,380 g/5.25 lbs (M/17”)
    • Color: Dirt in Blood
    Ritchey P-29er Frameset Designed by tom

    Tom Ritchey is known for taking whatever bike project he’s working on to the limit and then pushing beyond that in the redesign phase. This latest P-29er perfectly demonstrates his indisputable design style and his tendency toward new thinking to make something great even better

    The P-29er is available globally at the link below, Certified Ritchey Assemblerslocal bike shops, and online retailers.

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