Josh Lawless | training in earnest, bike fit and more

Josh gets some miles in, gets a bike fit and measures up on the dreaded ramp test on Wattbike…

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PowerTap GS hubs

Powertap GS: with the expertise of power measurement which can only come with 15+ years of experience, PowerTap looked to DT Swiss and their renowned reputation for quality and performance to join efforts in creating the PowerTap GS.

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ENVE 6.7 Smart review

Osama is a Brit living in Dubai and recently ordered a new pair of wheels for his bike. We built a pair of ENVE Smart 6.7 carbon clinchers with DT Swiss 180 hubs and Sapim CX Ray spokes.

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Josh Lawless | winter training is here

Josh is a young rider currently based in Brittany riding in the tough regional races to gain experience. Strada are pleased to have supplied Josh with a pair of Archetype training wheels for the winter. Here is Josh’s report on settling into winter training and new kit…

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Marmotte 2013 | Strada’s Ben takes 310th of 6280 finishers!

La Marmotte is reported to be one of the hardest sportives in the French Alps, with 110 miles of riding and 5km of vertical ascent, it’s a big day in the hills and I was determined to set a good time. After a trip riding in the Alps last year with

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Chris Noble takes 3rd | Bontrager Twentyfour12 race report

Chris Noble races Bonty 2412 – I rode a few medium fast laps and felt comfortable, pacing was consistent and I was having fun. I was up into 4th but it was early days!…

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ENVE 3.4 tubulars with Pink CK R45 hubs and white CX Ray spokes

Alex in Malaysia ordered this stunning combination for his new race bike. ENVE 3.4 tubular rims, Chris King R45 pink hubs, Sapim CX Ray spokes in white hand built by Strada Wheels.

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Tom Sturdy | Mid Season report

Having taken a bit of a mid season break from the bike (to get married) I kick started my preparation for the upcoming races (including a couple of grueling stage races in the Welsh hills) with a short training camp out in Spain.

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Isaac Pucci takes Southern XC Expert Class Championship win

Sunday the 19th of May saw the 2nd round of the Southern XC Series, this round was the Southern Area Championships. I was on the hunt for the title of Southern Expert champion!

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Chris Noble | Erlestoke 6 hr race report

Strada’s sponsored ride Chris Noble reports from a successful 12 hour race at Erlestoke.

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Chris Noble’s new race bike

Chris Noble has just emailed over a report on his new XC / 24 hr race bike. Strada Wheels helped with sourcing the Lefty fork and built the XC carbon tubeless wheels for him. Chris is racing at the 12hr Championships this weekend

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Cyclocross wheels | Major Tom rider report

Howard ordered a pair of wheels for his disc based cyclocross bike. We opted for 23mm wide Major Tom tubular rims, Sapim D-Light spokes combined with Sapim Race on the rear drive side and Novatec XC hubs. A light good value package indeed. Here is Howard’s report and a photo –

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ENVE SMART 3.4 wheels

Here are a pair of ENVE SMART 3.4 clincher wheels we built recently for a customer. He selected Chris King R45 hubs in red and Sapim CX Ray spokes in black. A particularly fine combination of components makes this a great pair of all rounder wheels.

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Tom Sturdy | January report

The Switch – after a very successful season on the domestic middle distance triathlon circuit during which I was crowned national champion I have decided to change focus a little for 2013.

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Bjorn Suetens 29er Czech adventure

I was impressed by the wheels straight away. To start off I was a bit worried about fitting my tyres because the rims were not tubeless ready (the new version will be tubeless ready however). I had nothing to worry about though. My tyres (Schwalbe Rocket Ron) fitted and sealed on the first try.

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