A cyclocross bike resembles its road counterpart, but is designed for off-road cyclocross racing. The frame geometry ensures the necessary agility and maximum ground clearance in technical sections.
'Cross bikes dispense with traditional road caliper brakes in favor of cantilever or disc brakes for maximum stopping power and improved performance in muddy conditions. These bikes also make great dirt road bombers or commuters as they give a smoother and more stable ride than traditional Road Race bikes. Cyclocross bikes are a mix of long standing tradition and every day practicality.