Is this 4.8kg build the ultimate hill climb bike?

Using a customized frame and amazing components, we have endeavoured to build the Ultimate Hill Climb bike for the British Hill Climb season

The Ultimate Hill Climb Bike

The Ultimate Hill Climb Bike

The British hill climb season is in full swing and we thought it was an excellent excuse to have a go at building the ultimate bike for the job.

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Oliver Bridgewood - no, Doctor Oliver Bridgewood - is a PhD Chemist who discovered a love of cycling. He enjoys racing time trials, hill climbs, road races and criteriums. During his time at Cycling Weekly, he worked predominantly within the tech team, also utilising his science background to produce insightful fitness articles, before moving to an entirely video-focused role heading up the Cycling Weekly YouTube channel, where his feature-length documentary 'Project 49' was his crowning glory.