The team are riding a mix of both Cervélo’s aero S5 and its lightweight rouleur, the R5. Insufficient production of Shimano 11-speed has kept the team on 10-speed Di2, with a mixture of Dura-Ace and Ultegra Di2 10-speed, finished off with an eye-catching red Rotor chain catcher.

Kiwi Jack Bauer likes a short reach on the brakes – he’s had them set super-close to the rim – and Garmin-branded Exustar pedals, not power pedals yet.

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