Gallery: Alejandro Valverde’s rainbow bike

To match his rainbow jersey, won in Innsbruck this fall, Alejandro Valverde has a special Canyon Ultimate CF SLX to match.

Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
After he won world championships, Alejandro Valverde received a special bike from sponsor Canyon Bicycles. Canyon’s Andres Walzer (L) traveled to Italy to deliver the champion’s bike. Movistar team manager Eusebio Unzue is pictured on the right. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
To match his rainbow jersey, Valverde got a rainbow bike. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
The rainbow colors on the Canyon Ultimate CF SLX stand out from a distance. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Canyon opted for a fade on the front and bands on the seat tube. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Valverde will be familiar with the Ultimate CF SLX frame, having ridden it to victory in Switzerland. Photo by Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Top tube graphics detail the Spaniard’s accomplishment. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
The bike speaks for itself. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Even Valverde’s Power2Max power meter, mounted to a Campagnolo Super Record crank, has rainbow accents. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Valverde will sit atop this Fizik Antares, with subtle rainbow accents, of course. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Valverde will continue to ride rim brakes for the time being. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
The carbon Campanolo Bora Ultra wheels are also made to match the rainbow motif. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Valverde still rides Campagnolo’s 11-speed gear cluster, although the Italian company recently announced a 12-speed drivetrain. Photo by Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
It’s safe to say this chain will often be in the big chainring. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
UCI approved, rainbow colors and all. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Canyon’s integrated bar/stem combo affords one more spot for branding. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
Joaquín Rojas couldn’t resist a selfie with his teammate and world champion. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images
Alejandro Valverde's rainbow bike
You have to yield for that rainbow jersey. Photo: Tim de Waele/Getty Images