Sofiane Sehili’s SRMR Gear List: 2022 Winning Set-up (video)

Fresh off his first-place finish at this year’s Silk Road Mountain Race in Kyrgyzstan, Sofiane Sehili put together a detailed video outlining his rig and pack list that successfully got him through the 1,895-kilometer course. Watch it here…

It’s always exciting to see Sofiane Sehili’s name at the start of some of the biggest and most challenging bikepacking events. He’s added some major accomplishments to his name in the last few years, including first-place finishes at the 2019 Inca Divide Race, 2020 Atlas Mountain Race, 2021 Silk Road Mountain Race (SRMR), and 2022 Tour Divide. This year, he crushed the SRMR’s 1,895-kilometer course in just 7 days, 5 hours, and 6 minutes (07:05:06). Sofiane put together a video showcasing his bike build and gear list, including some thoughts on why he chose certain components. Check it out below.

  • Sofiane Sehili, 2022 Silk Road Mountain Race
  • 2022 Silk Road Mountain Race Rigs

Vitus Rapide CRX

– Vitus Rapide CRX full carbon frame
– Rockshox Sid ultimate 120mm fork
– Hunt All Mountain carbon wheels with SON dynamo hub
– René Herse Fleecer ridge endurance tires
– Crankset, derailleur, brakes, cassette, chain: Shimano XT m8100 12sp 30 – 10/51
– Shimano XT pedals
– Shimano XT rotors 180/180
– Redshift ShockStop seat post
– Ritchey WCS stem
– Ritchey WCS carbon flat bar
– Fizik Terra Alpaca saddle
– Ergon GS3 grips
– Profile T3+ aerobars
– Supernova M99 DY Pro front light / E3 tail light
– Hammerhead Karoo 2 GPS


– Miss Grape Cluster 13
– Miss Grape custom frame bag
– Miss Grape Node Adventure
– Miss Grape Node Road
– Miss Grape Buds x2


– dhb Aeron Lab ultralight bib shorts
– dhb Aeron Ultra Short Sleeve Jersey
– dhb Aeron Polartec Long Sleeve Base Layer
– dhb Aeron mitts
– dhb Trail Waterproof Jacket
– dhb Flashlight waterproof trousers
– dhb Aeron labs socks and merino socks
– dhb Extreme Winter Gloves
– dhb Regulate Thermal Leg Warmers
– Decathlon down jacket
– Decathlon waterproof over-glove
– Kask Protone Helmet
– Koo Spectro sunglasses
– Northwave Xtrail plus shoes

Sleep Kit

– Sea to Summit Spark 3
– Decathlon MT500 air mattress
– HPA GrandAir NightOut Bivvy Bag

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