elStado wrote:I am also still tossing up between the trekking bar model or the drop bar STI model as I want to use a front bar bag to hold my personal gear and maps, I have heard there are issues with it interfering with the front cables on STI bikes. Not sure if there's a way to work around this?
It's no great problem. Fit longer cables, then use an extension bracket for the bag and angle it down slightly. I'm using an Ortlieb Ultimate 5 Plus - as you can see there are no problems with cable clearance.