Santa Cruz Bicycles - The Syndicate Downhill Team

Santa Cruz Syndicate

Santa Cruz Syndicate

Now celebrating their 10th Season and 4th World Championship title, the Santa Cruz Syndicate consolidates their position as the most successful downhill race team in history.

A family of downright entertaining personalities, the Syndicate reflects Santa Cruz's dedication to racing and commitment to pushing the frontline of mountain bike technology.

Team Members

Greg Minnaar

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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Luca Shaw

Hendersonville, North Carolina, USA
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Loris Vergier

Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
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Jason Marsh - Mechanic

Raumati, New Zealand
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Team Bikes

MY19 Matte Carbon
MY19 Battleship Grey


Travel: 215mm
Wheel size:
27.5" or 29"
Weight from: 0.00
Priced from: £3599 (MSRP)


  • April 30 - DH World Cup 
    Lourdes, France
  • June 4 -  DH World Cup 
    Ft. William, Scotland
  • June 11 - DH World Cup
    Leogang, Austria
  • July 2 – DH World Cup
    Vallnord, Andorra
  • August 6 - DH World Cup
    Mont-Sainte-Anne, Canada
  • August 27 - DH World Cup
    Val di Sole, Italy
  • September 10 - DH World Championships
    Cairns, Australia

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