Highball

Key Features

  • Available in: Carbon C & Carbon CC
  • Wheel size: 29"
  • Rear travel: Hardtail
  • Priced from £2799 (MSRP)

Highball

Hardtail | 29"

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Wide open, dawn to dusk.

The Highball is our flagship carbon hardtail race thoroughbred, and a dark horse in XC versatility.

More capable than a pure endurance bike, more composed than most XC race-rigs, the Highball has evolved to be easier to ride harder for longer. We fine-tuned the carbon layup process and the low-angle, bridgeless seatstays join the seat tube below the top tube junction in order to curb trail chatter.

Built around a 27.2mm diameter seat post, the whole package combines to take the “hard” out of hardtail riding. It has the mindset of a race bike but it’s prepared for more. With capacity for three bottle cages, the ever-reliable threaded BB and, of course, the lifetime warranty that comes standard with all Santa Cruz bikes, it’s the kind of bike that’ll go far.   

The technical info

We get it, you want to know every configuration, the geometry, and all the parts each of those comes with. So we've got you covered, below are PDFs with the geometry and kits that this bike comes in.

Configuration options

Highball R / Carbon C / 29

Weight

11.29

kg

Price

£

2899

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Price

£2899GBP

Weight

11.29kg / 24.9lbs

Material

Carbon C

Fork

FOX Rhythm 32, 100mm, 29", w/  Remote

Rear Derailleur

SRAM NX Eagle, 12spd

Shifters

SRAM NX Eagle, 12spd

Crankset

SRAM NX Eagle 148 DUB, 34t

Cassette

SRAM PG1230, 12spd, 11-50t

Chain

SRAM NX Eagle, 12spd

Bottom Bracket

SRAM DUB 68/73mm

Brakes

SRAM Level T

Brake Rotors

Avid Centerline 160mm

Headset

Cane Creek 10 IS Integrated Headset

Bars

Race Face Aeffect

Stem

Race Face Aeffect

Grips

ESI Chunky

Front Hub

SRAM MTH 716, 15x110, 32h

Rear Hub

SRAM MTH 746, 12x148, 32h

Rims

WTB ST i25 TCS 2.0 29"

Rim Options

Spokes

Sapim Race

Front Tire

Maxxis Rekon 29"x2.25",  3C, EXO, TR

Rear Tire

Maxxis Rekon 29"x2.25",  3C, EXO, TR

Tubes

Stan's Sealant

Seat Post

Race Face Ride

Saddle

WTB Silverado Race Saddle

 

Highball S / Carbon C / 29

Weight

10.26

kg

Price

£

3599

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Price

£3599GBP

Weight

10.26kg / 22.61lbs

Material

Carbon C

Fork

FOX SC 32 Float Performance, 100mm,  29", w/ Remote

Rear Derailleur

SRAM GX Eagle, 12spd

Shifters

SRAM NX Eagle, 12spd

Crankset

SRAM GX Eagle 148 DUB, 34t

Cassette

SRAM XG1275 Eagle, 12spd, 10-50t

Chain

SRAM GX Eagle, 12spd

Bottom Bracket

SRAM DUB 68/73mm

Brakes

SRAM Level TL

Brake Rotors

Avid Centerline 160mm

Headset

Cane Creek 40 IS Integrated

Bars

Race Face Aeffect

Stem

Race Face Aeffect

Grips

ESI Chunky

Front Hub

DT Swiss 370, 15x110, 32h

Rear Hub

DT Swiss 370, 12x148, XD, 32h

Rims

RaceFace AR Offset 25 29"

Rim Options

Spokes

Sapim Race

Front Tire

Maxxis Rekon 29"x2.25",  3C, EXO, TR

Rear Tire

Maxxis Rekon 29"x2.25",  3C, EXO, TR

Tubes

Stan's Sealant

Seat Post

RaceFace Next

Saddle

WTB Silverado Pro

 

Highball X01 / Carbon CC / 29

Weight

9.57

kg

Price

£

5499

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Price

£5499GBP

Weight

9.57kg / 21.09lbs

Material

Carbon CC

Fork

FOX SC 32 Float Factory, 100mm,  29", w/ Remote

Rear Derailleur

SRAM X01 Eagle, 12spd

Shifters

SRAM NX Eagle, 12spd

Crankset

SRAM X1 Eagle Carbon 148 DUB, 34t

Cassette

SRAM XG1295 Eagle, 12spd, 10-52t

Chain

SRAM X01 Eagle, 12spd

Bottom Bracket

SRAM DUB 68/73mm

Brakes

SRAM Level TLM

Brake Rotors

SRAM CLX Center Lock 160mm

Headset

Cane Creek 40 IS Integrated

Bars

Santa Cruz Bicycles Carbon Flat

Stem

Syntace LiteForce

Grips

ESI Chunky

Front Hub

DT Swiss 350, 15x110, Centerlock,  28h

Rear Hub

DT Swiss 350, 12x148, Centerlock,  XD, 28h

Rims

RaceFace ARC Offset 25 29"

Rim Options

Santa Cruz Reserve 25 Carbon Rim

Spokes

Sapim Race

Front Tire

Maxxis Rekon 29"x2.25",  3C, EXO, TR

Rear Tire

Maxxis Rekon 29"x2.25",  3C, EXO, TR

Tubes

Stan's Sealant

Seat Post

Syntace P6 Carbon HiFlex

Saddle

WTB Silverado Team

 

Finance this bike

Finance is available via V12 retail finance.
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