Unbound bike test: we pitted the Classified hub against some of the toughest conditions out there, and this is what happened

The build included a last-minute tire swap, the Classified Powershift system, a dampening seatpost and gravel specific tape.

Unbound Mud Fest
Pictures from the event show just how muddy conditions were (this images shows another rider)
(Image credit: Snowy Mountain Photography)

When I was given the opportunity to report on the world's premier gravel race, Unbound Gravel, I was keen to figure out a way in which I could also experience some of the famous Flint Hills riding myself. 

For those not familiar with Unbound or why there is such a buzz around it, in the 15 years it's been held, Unbound Gravel has grown to be the biggest and most competitive mass-start gravel event in the world. 

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