Since the beginning of the year DT Swiss is the new wheel partner of the Belgian UCI Women’s World Tour Team “Lotto Soudal Ladies”. This new partnership is reason enough to give you some insight information of a team consisting of 14 passionate riders.
The massive crowds cheering at their idols. A mix of fries, beer and smoke is in the air. Every weekend from November until February. A huge folk festival. You got to be there and soak up the unique atmosphere of these races. But what happens behind the scenes? We came to Valkenburg to find out and give a unique inside look at 2018 UCI Cyclocross word championships.
Daniel Berger – 53 years old, vice president products and at DT Swiss since 1995- is the personification of the e-bike boom. In this interview he explains how the e-MTB re-ignite his passion for moutainbiking.
After a disappointing race at Ironman World Championships in Hawaii, where Diana was not able to finish due to an allergic reaction, she decided together with her coach, Joseph, to race Ironman Malaysia for a proper end-of-season wrap up. She reports:
Three days “off the beaten roads”: Exploring some of the most fascinating trails the Jura mountains have to offer and racing Red Bull Velodux with a selected group of media partners and our friends from OPEN cycling. Sit back and enjoy the event recap:
For Enduro racers the end of season means racing from the top of the mountain down to the sea. Since the beginning of the Enduro World Series ( EWS ) the last race of the year has taken place in Finale Ligure.
When the leaves are falling, days get shorter and most road riders finish their season, it’s that time again: Time for the cyclocross season to begin! The fascinating one hour off-road races filled with action are getting more and more popular all around the globe. The heart of the racing scene is located in Belgium, with the world’s best athletes competing in spectacular races every single week.
Stefan Spahr, 56, Head of Wheels, has been with DT Swiss since 1995 and is the man behind the classic 240s hub. Quiet, thoughtful and with a sixth sense for solid innovations, he is responsible for all wheel projects at DT Swiss. In this interview Stefan talks about his life and DT Swiss.
In sports, there are days when everything runs almost automatically. You surpass your own expectation, come into a flow and grow beyond yourself. When I was able to keep up with the swim group around Sebastian Kienle for the first time, my legs felt good on the bike, worked together managed to catch up with the guys in the front; I thought I had caught the day I was dreaming of.
While some athletes put the hammer down right from the start, others try to understand the race, their competitors, and the conditions before deciding how to race.With a very keen sense for the racing situation, Ruedi Wild is one of those athletes you probably won’t see doing anything kamikaze-like during a long-distance race.
If you transfer the results of Boris Stein at the Ironman World Championships into a pivot chart, the trend line has a clear direction. Being among the favorites for the 2017 edition, we would like to take a closer look at the constant development of Boris over the last few years.
Triathlon has always been a sport full of extroverted athletes. Nevertheless, there are some exceptions; athletes who’d rather attract attention through their performance than through talking. Diana Riesler is one of these exceptions.
This year things have changed: Anja Beranek is one of the Ironman world champioship favorites, even though her season hasn’t been that satisfying until now. While other athletes may start to doubt their upcoming performances, Anja uses those feelings to fuel a positive mindset.