Image of Specialized Epic Marathon Carbon 29
2014

Specialized Epic Marathon Carbon 29

Specialized Epic 2014

All Mountain

At a glance

The 2014 Specialized Epic Marathon Carbon 29 is an All Mountain Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" wheels, has RockShox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Epic range of mountain bikes.

With 29-inch wheels, carbon fibre frame, and Brain inertia valve damping technology in both the Fox/Specialized shock and custom RockShox SID fork, the Epic FSR Marathon Carbon 29 has the speed to tame any cross-country terrain.

Where To Buy

Reviews

Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    FACT 10m carbon front triangle, SWAT EMT tool cradle, 29"" geometry, FACT IS construction, FACT carbon chainstays, M5 seatstays, tapered headtube, carbon PF30 BB, full internal shift/brake routing, 142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 100mm
  • Fork
    Custom RockShox SID 29 Brain, inertia valve damper, Solo Air spring, tapered alloy steerer, top-mount Brain Fade and rebound adj., 15mm thru-axle, 100mm travel
  • Shock
    FOX/Specialized remote Mini-Brain w/ AUTOSAG, inertia valve w/ Aramid hose, Brain Fade adjust, 205x53mm, 100mm travel
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Roval Control Carbon 29, 15mm thru-axle, 32h [R] Roval Control Carbon 29 142+, DT Swiss Star Ratchet, 12mm thru-axle, 32h
  • Wheels
    Roval Control Carbon 29, carbon disc, hookless bead, 22mm internal width, 32h
  • Wheel Size
    29"
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Super Comp, 2.0/1.65/1.8 stainless
  • Tires
    [F] S-Works Fast Trak, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.0"", foldable aramid bead, 120 TPI [R] Specialized Fast Trak Control, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.0"", foldable aramid bead, 60 TPI
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM PC 1051, 10-speed, PowerLink
  • Crank
    Custom SRAM carbon S-2200, 10-speed XC double, PF30 spindle, removable spider, S: 170mm, Others: 175mm
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM PF30, OS press-in bearings, sealed cartridge
  • Front Derailleur
    Custom SRAM X0, 10-speed, high direct-mount
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM X0 Type 2, 10-speed, mid cage
  • Shifters
    SRAM X0, 10-speed, trigger
  • Cassette
    SRAM PG-1050, 10-speed, 11-36
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Magura MT6, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy caliper, Storm SL rotor, S/M: 160mm, L/XL: 180mm rotor [R] Magura MT6, hydraulic disc, Hi Friction pad, alloy caliper, Storm SL rotor, 160mm rotor
  • Handlebar
    S-Works XC, flat bar, carbon, 700mm wide, 8-degree backsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Phenom Expert, hollow TI rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Specialized 2014 butted alloy, single bolt setback, 27.2mm, S: 350mm, Others: 400mm
  • Stem
    Specialized XC, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise, 31.8mm clamp

FAQ

Q: What size wheels does the 2014 Specialized Epic Marathon Carbon 29 have?

The 2014 Specialized Epic Marathon Carbon 29 has 29" wheels.

Q: What size 2014 Specialized Epic Marathon Carbon 29 should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Epic Marathon Carbon 29 size for your height. Remember that these sizes are a general guide and bike sizes can vary between riders and bikes. The best way to find your size is to go for a test ride.

Rider Height (cm)Rider Height (in)Frame Size
148cm - 158cm4'10" - 5'2"XS
158cm - 168cm5'2" - 5'6"S
168cm - 178cm5'6" - 5' 10"M
178cm - 185cm5'10" - 6'1"L
185cm - 193cm6'1" - 6'4"XL
193cm - 198cm6'4" - 6'6"XXL

Discussion

0 Replies

No comments on this bike yet.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Deals View All

Recent Posts View All

Blackburn Honest Digital Pressure Gauge Review
Blackburn Honest Digital Pressure Gauge Review

It's 2020 people. The squeeze and bounce test doesn't cut it anymore (and this is…

Read More
Comparing Mountain Bikes
Comparing Mountain Bikes

Mountain Bikes are complicated machines. They have parts from hundreds of different manufacturers, come in…

Read More
Undomestic Mountain Bikes: Here’s what we know
Undomestic Mountain Bikes: Here’s what we know

Update March 2020: Undomestic has announced that they are manufacturing frames "at this moment" and…

Read More