Lotto-Belisol Ridley Helium SL

We take a look at Belgian rider Stig Broeckx's Ridley Helium SL

Belgian rider Stig Broeckx’s stunning Ridley Helium SL. Nice design but as one reader pointed out, the name on the down tube couldn’t be much harder to read. Obviously a big, flexible lad, Stig has gone for a Deda Pista stem as it comes in a minus 20º angle to really chew the bars.

The good and bad

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  • Neat decal design isn’t such good news when it comes to branding
  • Deep bars and negative stem demand pro-level flexibility Main: Lotto play it safe with the tried and tested Campag/SRM combination
  • Only the highest quality carbon-fibre is fit for a pro