The open road calls. Answer it with the lightest, best built road tandem in its class. The lightweight custom-drawn 7005 Easton aluminum tandem tubing with a longer, more comfortable stoker's top-tube and our proven geometry combine to give you effortless, virtually hands-free steering. Whether you're out of the saddle climbing or negotiating the S-curves the Meridian Ascension’s stability inspires confidence.
Ascension Components
Front Stem Ritchey forged alloy
Rear Stem World Class Adjustable forged alloy
Front Bar TTT Forma road butted alloy 44cm
Rear Bar World Class stoker butted alloy 45cm
Headset Full Speed Ahead 1-1/8"" threadless, sealed bearing
Control Levers Shimano Ultegra STI flight deck ready
Brakes Avid Single Digit 7
Saddles Serfas leather, cr-mo tubular rails
Front Seatpost Kalloy Uno forged alloy
Rear Seatpost Post Modern Suspension forged alloy
Pedals Not Included
Crankset Shimano Ultegra-Tandem forged 175x170mm
Bottom Brackets Shimano Splined sealed bearing
Ft. Derailleur Shimano Ultegra Triple
Rear Derailleur Shimano XTR
Cassette Shimano XT 9-speed 11/34
Front Hub DT Hugi 40°
Rear Hub DT Hugi Tandem 145mm 40°
Rims Velocity Dyad 700c 40°
Spokes DT Stainless 14 Guage
Tires Panaracer Pasela 700x28