A day with the Lotto Soudal Ladies

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 MOST SUCCESSFUL ROOMMATES – <br>CYCLOCROSS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018

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.

SWISS TWINS ON DT SWISS

SWISS TWINS ON DT SWISS

The Swiss Twins Anita and Caro Gehrig, two of world’s best Enduro riders, are now riding on DT Swiss. We asked them some questions to get to know them a bit better:

A great end-of-season for Diana Riesler

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:

CROSS ROAD INCENTIVE – 3 DAYS OFF THE BEATEN ROADS

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:

2017 EWS Finals in  „Finale Ligure“

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.

OFF THE BEATEN ROADS

OFF THE BEATEN ROADS

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.

KONA BLOG – Unfortunately just a “usual Boris day”

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.

KONA BLOG – RUEDI WILD

KONA BLOG – RUEDI WILD

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.

KONA BLOG – BORIS STEIN

KONA BLOG – BORIS STEIN

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.

KONA BLOG – DIANA RIESLER

KONA BLOG – DIANA RIESLER

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.

KONA BLOG – ANJA BERANEK

KONA BLOG – ANJA BERANEK

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.

KONA BLOG – Daniela Ryf

KONA BLOG – Daniela Ryf

“Angry Bird“, “The Queen of Kona“. However you’d like to refer to Daniela Ryf, it is obvious that the third consecutive victory in Hawaii is the clear goal for the incumbent world champion. The triathlon world is expecting nothing less than the win from her, but what about Daniela herself? What drives the “Angry Bird” in her Kona campaign?

KONA BLOG – Tine Holst

KONA BLOG – Tine Holst

The IRONMAN Hawaii. A myth, a legendary event and one of the greatest challenges in triathlon sport. For the first time DT Swiss will be on Big Island for the race together with our brand ambassadors and pro athletes. Reason enough to take a closer look behind the scenes and introduce you to our six qualified pro athletes. The first portrayed athlete is Tine Holst. A story of bad luck, motivation and the power of thoughts.

Mon Chasseral Race 2017

What a great race! In the beginning of September the second edition of the Mon Chasseral race took place. The companies internal race up the final 7.5 km to the Chasseral is one of our season highlights. After one year of race preparation, 110 participants took the challenge of this uphill time trial race.

4 days “girls on bikes” and a lot of fun

Riding on awesome trails with mountain bikes, learning new techniques, testing brand new equipment and relaxing with massages, yoga or SUP sessions: The girls at the Bike Women Camp had the pleasure to experience this and lot more.