THE FUN IS ALWAYS IN THE MIDDLE
When it comes to the fun part of triathlon, a perfect bike is the basis for performance. At ROSE, you can find your perfect triathlon bike that can be individually adapted to your needs. Especially when fighting against the time, it’s all about customization. In our configurator, you can choose from a large number of different components to adapt technical details such as the gear ratio and the riding position to your individual preferences. This is a significant advantage for time trialists and triathletes we have designed the AERO FLYER for. The shape of the frame and fork is the result of extensive wind tunnel tests, a horde of team riders have successfully used our bikes in races and helped to develop them further. It is your bike, your body and your race – and we’ll help you to get the most out of it.
When it's about making for a small silhouette for best aerodynamics, you should go for an AERO FLYER. With our AERO FLYER-3000, you will start your ambitious triathlon future! The frame - a dream made of carbon, "High Modulus Aerospace Carbon Fibre T30/40“ as it is correctly called, made with H.O.C. technology. This technology allows for the development of a frame with an excellent stiffness-to-weight ratio, which offers an excellent basis. The adapted aerodynamic design is though-out down to the last detail and underlines the competitive character of the AERO FLYER-3000. The drivetrain is highly efficient; Shimano's Ultegra group impresses with high reliability and functionality. The shift and brake levers are part of the top group Dura-Ace, which guarantees an outstanding level of quality.
If you are expecting a lot of the AERO FLYER-3100 Di2, you will get a lot from it – the high-quality features speak for themselves. The first-class, aerodynamic carbon frame boasts the showpiece of electronic shifting – the Di2 by Shimano! It changes gears precisely, fast and super silent and makes sure the future starts now. The auto-trim function is a particularly nice-to-have feature. It automatically adjusts the guide plate, so that unwanted grinding is prevented. This convincing performance especially pays off during races, when you need to concentrate fully on the road. This is complemented by selected components, such as the aerodynamically shaped ROSE AERO CARBON seat post and Profile Twentyfour AL wheels. The 24 mm wide training wheels can be exchanged against competitions wheels without new brake adjustment. Everything on this bike is race ready!
The AERO FLYER-4100 Di2 is not afraid of high demands. This bike can fulfil all your wishes - and even more! The equipment is convincing and customizable so that you can turn this ROSE bike into your individual ROSE bike. A special highlight is the handlebar/stem combination – in accordance with the bike's overall design, handlebar and stem are aerodynamically designed and thus allow for an efficient riding position. In addition, the bike stands out for its equipment. The abbreviation Di2 stands for the high-end version of Shimano electronic shifting systems, the Dura-Ace Di2: it looks incredibly good, has already proven its worth and offers great functionality. Moreover, it can also be perfectly adapted to the rider, the configurator offers diverse different options!
An aerodynamic frame design can give you the decisive advantage in a time trial. And in order to make sure that you can fully benefit from this advantage, we have specially adapted the X-LITE CW TRI to triathlon use. Based on our X-LITE CW with an aerodynamic frame and sophisticated Ultegra-6800 components, we have designed the model with the name affix TRI for triathlon use. The bike comes with a modern, high-performance PROFILE 24/Twentyfour AL wheelset. Thanks to a wide rim, it is the perfect training wheelset for cyclists who use high-profile wheels in competitions. In addition, it offers a first-class PROFILE Design Aeria T4 Aluminium triathlon bar that helps support an aerodynamic riding position while being very comfortable and perfectly adaptable to your needs. When flipping the seat post by 180°, you will get a sitting angle of 76° - and with that a perfect riding position for a lightning-fast triathlon performance!
Aerodynamic carbon frame, “Ultegra 6800“ equipment and clever detail solutions – this bikes takes cycling to a new level. The X-LITE CW-3000 has all characteristics of a high-end racer: Based on a “High Modulus Aerospace Carbon Fibre T40/60” frame, we have equipped it with carefully selected components. Here, the “Mavic Cosmic Pro Carbon” wheels represent a rolling highlight. The aero wheels offer proven Mavic quality and combine very good aerodynamics with high stiffness. The wheels are accompanied by a reliable and durable Ultegra 6800. The aggressively grabbing Ultegra brake is mounted to the frame with the Direct Mount standard; in this way, it can show its power in an even more precise and direct way.
The X-LITE CW-3100 Di2 is our aero racer with an electronic rear derailleur. Shimano’s Ultegra Di2 6870 offers precise shifting processes – fast, precise, customizable. The Ultegra Di2 is based on the mechanical Ultegra system. The E-Tube software allows you to individually program all functions. All shift buttons can be set individually to perform various functions, which allows you to adapt the Di2 to your needs. Moreover, the X-LITE CW-3100 Di2 comes with a top handlebar, the Ritchey WCS Road Streem II Carbon. The elliptical shape of the base bar is not only aerodynamic, but also allows for an ergonomic hand position – perfect for long climbs. The bar ends are bent outwards by 1°, the backsweep is 4,7°. Cable grooves ensure a clean routing of cables, the brake lever clamps securely fit on a rough surface.
The X-LITE CW-4000 is our ultimate racer, a spectacular vehicle for spectacular races. Perfectly equipped with the top group Dura-Ace 9000 by Shimano and specced with technical highlights like a Direct Mount brake. The wheelset from the company Mavic is also excellent; the Cosmic Pro Carbon Exalith wheels represent an ideal combination of aerodynamics and weight. The system wheelset features extremely lightweight spokes and smooth running hubs, it’s a real eye-catcher and a top performer! The “ROSE Carbon Flip Flop” seat post is turned by 180° within seconds and thus offers a seating angle of 76°, which makes the X-LITE CW-4000 also suitable for triathlon use!
When it’s about win or lose, when you ride alone in the wind and leave your competitors behind, you need a bike like the X-LITE CW-4400. Its aerodynamic carbon frame gives you some extra power for big deeds. Regarding the drivetrain, the bike relies on the brand SRAM: The Force 22 impresses with sophisticated technology and a fantastic finish. The great handlebar, a Ritchey WCS Road Streem II Carbon, is also designed for individualists and specialists: It is aerodynamic, ergonomic and lightweight. The elliptic, wing-shaped top section perfectly lies in your hands and makes climbs easier to manage. The bike’s “Mavic Cosmic Pro Carbon” wheels also offer top-level technology. The exclusive system wheels combine great aerodynamics with high stiffness. The equipment is topped off with the “ROSE Carbon Flip Flop” seat post. When turned by 180°, it offers a seating angle of 76°, which makes the X-LITE CW-4400 also suitable for triathlon use.
Our aero racer with a completely new shifting experience! Electronic, wireless – extremely good! Wireless transmission is on everyone's lips and the technology even continues its triumph on bikes. Bowden cables are replaced by a wireless technology that controls front and rear derailleur precisely, quickly and silently. It is all in your hands, the configuration of the shifting system as well as a completely newly developed shift/brake lever. It comes with a new shift logic based on Formel 1. In this way, rider and bike become one entitiy, the shifting process is carried out as if by magic. Thanks to the Reach-Adjust technology, the lever reach can be precisely adapted to your preferences. Carbon ErgoBlade levers and large SRAM eTap shifters make sure you will always have perfect control over your bike and the situation.
With the X-LITE CWX-3100 Di2, you can let the race begin – with everything advanced technologies have to offer! Electronic rear derailleur, disc brakes, aero carbon frame and fork – the list of specifications is long and impressive. The shifting performance of the Shimano Ultegra Di2 6870 is impressive, too. With low operating forces and highest speed, the chain moves from one gear to the other, the precision is simply incomparable. An aerodynamic frame is the perfect tool for triathletes and racers. That’s why we have given the bike a “ROSE Carbon Flip Flop” seat post. It can be turned 180° and thus offers a sitting angle of 76° - for a forward, aerodynamic racing position!
Race proven with disc – the X-LITE CWX-4000 combines safety and performance in the best way possible. In order to release the bike’s full potential, you need a very good wheelset - like the DT Swiss RC 38 Spline Disc. Thru axles on front and rear take care of the forces the disc brake generates, “High Modulus” full carbon rims reduce the weight and yet offer additional stiffness just like the Straight Pull spokes. Spline hubs with absolutely straight stainless steel spokes ensure an even load distribution over the spokes and thus makes them last significantly longer. The drivetrain consists of Shimano’s “Dura-Ace 9000” group which takes a special position in the group of mechanical shifting systems. Its legendary reputation is not without reason: This shifting system offers top-level technology and thus ennobles every bike – and thanks to its reliability, it offers every user an uncomplicated and long bicycle life!
All those who love technical details will love the X-LITE CWX-4100 Di2. This bike is full of highlights that make your mouth water. The sophisticated, aerodynamic carbon frame is accompanied by a “Shimano Dura-Ace Di2” groupset. It provides the gold standard of rear derailleur art: It is quite, extremely precise and quickly changes the gears – a dream in your hands. And since Shimano’s engineers did a great job, it not even weighs 100 grams more than the comparable mechanical Dura-Ace groupset. A pair of really good wheels is also part of the bike’s outstanding equipment: As the name suggests, the DT Swiss RC 38 Spline Disc wheels are compatible with disc brakes which is why they come with thru axles on front and rear. Apart from “High Modulus” full carbon rims, the system wheel set offers Straight Pull spokes, which significantly increases the stability of the wheels.
Aerodynamic, equipped with disc brakes and weighing less than 6800 grams – the X-LITE CWX-8800 is our disc brake lightweight. The “High Modulus Aerospace Carbon Fibre T40/60” frame comes with American components – with a “SRAM Red 22” groupset. The highlight surely is the hydraulic disc brake SRAM Red HydroR. It features 160 mm rotors and offers excellent braking power modulation as well as low operating forces. In terms of equipment, the X-LITE CWX-8800 impresses with lightweight “DT Swiss RC 38 Spline Disc” wheels. The “High Modulus” full carbon rims are combined with thru axles on front and rear – a great combination that easily withstands the high forces of a disc brake. The system wheel set is based on the Straight Pull principle: Absolutely straight spokes provide increased stability and durability.