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Get creative with your surroundings. The 5010 turns obstacles into features. Its nimble, poppy feel makes even the most mundane rides feel like they're loaded with features to hop, skip and jump... Read more

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Get creative with your surroundings. The 5010 turns obstacles into features. Its nimble, poppy feel makes even the most mundane rides feel like they’re loaded with features to hop, skip and jump over. It’s the kind of bike that makes new trails feel as familiar as the back of your hand. 27.5 is the fun-sized wheel size. Smaller wheels provide an ideal balance between toughness and weight saving making them the most fleet-footed (or quick fingered) whether launching logs or weaving through stumps. With its quick and agile character, the 5010 has become a go-to plaything for progressive riders the world over and the only contender on any backyard trails. It’s a bike that goes harder than its vital stats may suggest. A 140mm-travel fork is paired with 130mm at the rear, the lower-link VPPTM configuration of which leaves you feeling there’s a lot more travel at hand. And you can choose how out of hand you want to get, as this pocket rocket fits all sizes and types of rear shocks. It’s no handful either. The relatively slack head angle makes it predictable to steer, the relatively low BB height turns like it’s on tracks and the short chainstays make this plaything easy to pick up and throw around. No matter how much of a big kid you are the bike grows with you. We’ve tailored the geometry so frame size is matched to size specific chainstay lengths and super-low standover heights make it feel (almost) like that BMX you had as a kid. Okay, perhaps that’s a bit nostalgic, but the 5010’s certainly a perfect gateway to the highs only proper mountain biking can offer. The 5010’s balance and poise can turn any rider from cautious neophyte into a fully fledged flyer. The legendary Santa Cruz fit, finish and quality construction make this pocket rocket tougher than a Tonka toy. Fun and games are guaranteed, and the frame, linkages and optional Reserve wheels come with a lifetime warranty. So don’t be afraid, roll up your sleeves and go get creative.


Frame: CC Carbon
Rear Shock: RockShox Super Deluxe Ultimate
Fork: RockShox Pike Ultimate 130mm 27.5
Rear Derailleur: SRAM X01 Eagle
Number of Gears: 12
Shifters: SRAM X01 Eagle
Chain set: SRAM X1 Eagle Carbon DUB 32t
Cassette: SRAM XG1295 Eagle 12spd 10-52t
Chain: SRAM X01 Eagle 12 SPD
Stem: Burgtec Enduro MK3 42mm
Headset: Cane Creek 40 IS Integrated Headset
Grips: Santa Cruz Palmdale Grips
Rims: Race Face ARC Offset 30 27.5" Rims
Hubs: DT 350
Front Tyre: Maxxis Minion DHR II 27.5"x2.4 MaxxGRIP EXO TR
Rear Tyre: Maxxis Minion DHR II 27.5"x2.4" 3C EXO TR
Saddle: WTB Silverado Team Saddle
Seatpost: RockShox Reverb Stealth 31.6

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