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Trek Madone 3.5

teebs_123teebs_123 Posts: 357
edited September 2014 in Your road bikes
New winter bike purchased from my LBS at the end of October 2013.

Full Ultegra except from front mech, brake calipers & chain
Full length mudguards
25mm Conti 4 seasons-superb
Stages Ultegra PM

I've done 1,200 miles on it in just under 3 months and it's been excellent. I was never a Trek fan previously, but this rides really, really well. Will make a good summer bike for longer club runs.

Ride a Scott Foil in decent weather

Orbea Orca OMX DI2 MyO
Kinesis 4s Di2


  • IrishMacIrishMac Posts: 328
    Nice, is it H2/H3 fit? And you can never go wrong with a Trek mate ;)
    Member of Cuchulainn C.C. @badcyclist

    Raleigh SP Race
    Trek 1.2
  • teebs_123teebs_123 Posts: 357
    IrishMac wrote:
    Nice, is it H2/H3 fit? And you can never go wrong with a Trek mate ;)

    It's the H2 fit. It's quite a small 56cm in comparison to my other bike.
    Orbea Orca OMX DI2 MyO
    Kinesis 4s Di2
  • cluclu Posts: 89
    I think you have a lovely bike there for winter riding and club runs. I currently have 2 treks (a 2011 2.1 and a 2004 oclv 5500) in addition to my new bike which is not a trek, and I still enjoy riding them all. Hope you continue to enjoy your bike and add lots of miles to it.
    2004 Trek 5500 OCLV
    2014 Cervelo R3 Black/Blue
    2018 Cervelo R3 Disc Navy/Red
    2018 Trek Domane SL 5 Disc Grey
    2020 Trek Domane SL 5 Disc Matte Navy
  • Paul 8vPaul 8v Posts: 5,458
    I used to think Treks were boring... until I rode one :)

    Glad you're enjoying it.
  • RideOnTimeRideOnTime Posts: 4,712
    Nice bike for the winter...
  • Hi there, I bought the same bike for a winter trainer and initially fitted crud racer long mudguards. The brushes that they hover on though didn't last very long then they soon started to rub on the tyres. I'm interested in the mudguards you have, could you let me know what make they are as apart from Crud racers I'm struggling to find any other guards that can cope with the very little clearance under the forks on this bike? I tried SKS race blades and wasn't impressed with those either. Many thanks in advance.
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