Category Archives: Racing
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.
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.
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…
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
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!…
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.
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.
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!
Strada’s sponsored ride Chris Noble reports from a successful 12 hour race at Erlestoke.
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