The Two-Wheeled Steed of the Two-Time XTERRA World Champion Flora Duffy

Flora Duffy’s Scott Scale 900 Premium

On November 1, 2015 Flora Duffy picked up her second consecutive XTERRA World Champion title. If you’re curious about the bike she rode that day, we’ve got you covered.

Flora has a 2015 Scott Scale 900 Premium with loads of little tweaks to make it the perfect lightweight racing machine just her style.

Drivetrain of Flora Duffy's Scott Scale 900

She set up her drivetrain to be 1×11 using an aftermarket front chainring.

  • Shimano XTR RD-M9000 Rear Derailleur
  • Shimano XTR FC-M9020 Hollowtech 2 Crankset (converted to single ring)
  • Wolf Tooth Components Front Chainring (single) 32 tooth

Front end of Flora Duffy's Scott Scale 900

With top of the line components and tires, Flora’s Scale 900 has incredibly low rotational mass, making the 27.5” wheels spry and snappy.

  • Shimano XTR WH-M9000-TL 27.5” Wheelset
  • Specialized S-Works Fast Trak Tires
  • Shimano XTR M9000 Race Disc Brakes with Icetech Rotors
  • Fox 32 Float Factory Air – 100mm Travel

Cockpit of Flora Duffy's Scott Scale 900

With a single ring up front and the remote lockout for the fork removed, the front end is clean and simple. Less time thinking about hitting levers, more time focusing on the trail.

  • Shimano XTR rear SL-M9000 Trigger shifter (rear only, no front)
  • Shimano PRO Tharsis Carbon XC Handle bars
  • Shimano PRO Tharsis Carbon XC Stem

Stages Crankarm of Flora Duffy's Scott Scale 900

A powerful tool for both training and racing, Flora has swapped out her non-drive side crank arm for a Stages crank-based power meter.

  • Stages Shimano XTR Power Meter (non drive side crank arm)
  • Shimano XTR PD-M9000 pedals

Scott Scale 900

This sprightly race machine, dialed in specifically for her, gave Flora the 2nd fastest bike split of the day at Maui.


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Will Kelsay

Will Kelsay is one of the top cross triathletes in the world with a 10 year career spanning 5 continents competing in more than 18 countries. He has 20 career wins and more than 70 top 5 finishes. Anyone who has met him knows his passion for the sport is only overshadowed by his huge smile & his appetite for fun.

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