SDCBS Day 2 Photos – Bayliss, Serotta "wood" bike, and how to build a bike for a 7 foot NBA legend

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What do you do if you have a customer who is interested in a custom bike, but they are 7 foot tall? Well, you build a really, really big bike.

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Bill Holland has built just such a bike. This very custom bike is the equivalent of a 70cm frame made with the carbon/ti ExoGrid technology and painted up Deadhead style. In the photo above, Bill’s bike is juxtaposed with the other end of the spectrum… a titanium tri bike made for a woman who is 4’6″.

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In fact, the NBA legend himself was at the SDCBS on Saturday. Checking things out and graciously shaking hands and taking pictures with fans.

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We have a video interview with Bill Holland and Stan Mavis of Serotta and many other builders yet to come. Stay tuned.

About the author: Gregg Kato

Gregg Kato studied journalism and broadcasting in college while working many different jobs including deejaying, driving a forklift and building web sites (not all at the same time). Kato has been the Site Manager of Mtbr.com for over 12 years and enjoys riding local Santa Cruz trails. Besides being an avid mountain biker, he is also a motorcycle fanatic. Two wheels, one Passion.


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