Usually, you see the worlds fastest riders in front of the lens of photographer Matt Wragg. This time, he send in some great shots of his own ride, a BH Lynx 6. Read this Bikecheck!

Matt Wragg on his bike choice: “I just wanted to put together something like the guys are racing the EWS on right now, to see how it felt. I wanted to spend some time with the 27.5″ wheels, a 34mm fork and the new DT wheels.”

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Build by the Spanish Brand BH Bikes, the Lynx 6 is their weapon for aggressive trail riding and enduro racing. 650B wheels and 145mm of smooth travel form a beautiful and high performance bike.

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The Lynx utilizes Dave Weagle’s Split Pivot design with a pivot at the rear axle.

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Kashima coating all the way: Fox Float Factory CTD Talas with 160mm of travel

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The 145mm of rear travel is controlled by a Fox Factory Float CTD

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the well designed rocker link

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The 27,5 inch wheels roll better over obstacles and make the suspension feel more potent

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Matt is running the all-new and ultralight DT-Swiss Spline hubs in the EX1501 wheelset

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Good rolling from the Schwalbe Rock Razor Supergravity on the rear wheel…

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… and the more grippy Magic Marry Supergravity at the front. Both in 2,35″ width.

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Goes without mention: RockShox Reverb telescoping post

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Shimano’s gravity oriented ZEE derailleur takes care of gear-changes and chain tension.

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Single chainring Shimano SLX cranks with Gamut P30 chainguide

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No compromises when it comes to stopping your ride: Shimano XTR brakes

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“Just my 2(0) cents” – Matt is creative not only when it comes to photos

Full Specs

Frame: BH Lynx 6, 145mm travel
Fork: Fox 34 Factory CTD TALAS, 160mm
Shock: Fox Factory Float CTD
Wheels: DT Swiss EX1501 27.5″, 15mm front, 12x142mm rear
Tyres: (front) Schwalbe Magic Mary 2.35″ Supergravity, (rear) Schwalbe Rock Razor 2.35″ Supergravity
Cranks: Shimano SLX
Chainring: Renthal SR4 33t
Chainguide: Gamut P30
Rear derailleur: Shimano Zee
Shifter: Shimano XTR
Cassette: Shimano XT, 11-36t
Chain: Shimano XT
Pedals: Shimano XT Trail
Brakes: Shimano XTR Trail with I-Spec shifter mount
Discs: Shimano Icetech 180mm
Seatpost: Rock Shox Reverb
Saddle: Dirty San Marco Native titanium
Stem: Renthal Duo 50mm
Bars: Renthal Fatbar 760mm

Words: Aaron Steinke | Photos: Matt Wragg