Why is the  proper spoke tension so important?

Find out why proper spoke tension is so important and why we take a "fingerprint" of each of our wheels before it leaves one of our plants.

New Products – CRC 1100 SPLINE & CRC 1400 SPLINE

The cyclocross season has come to an end, but the best is yet to come. Today we proudly present two new high-end wheelsets within our CROSS ROAD category. The CRC 1100 SPLINE & the CRC 1400 SPLINE.

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:

THEY CALL HIM E-BERGER

THEY CALL HIM E-BERGER

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.

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.

RATCHET MAN

RATCHET MAN

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.

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.

MY INTERNSHIP AT DT SWISS

MY INTERNSHIP AT DT SWISS

Paul Schuler was an intern in the R & D department during the period between Bachelor and Master's degree. In this blog post, the mechanical engineering student writes about his time at DT Swiss.

TOUR DE FRIENDS – 600 KM, 4 DAYS, FIGHTING, ENJOYING AND FINISHLINE PARTIES

RAD RACE Tour de Friends is a unique stage race, which is much more than just a classic race, but rather an alley cat across the Alps among friends. 600 km divided into 4 stages. A trip from Munich to Venice. Here our impressions.

TORTOUR 2017 – WE WERE PART!

TORTOUR 2017 – WE WERE PART!

The Tortour is known as one of the harder multi-day non-stop ultra-cycling events in the world. Our project manager Michael Riehle went out for the sprint race. The sprint route of this year's "Tortour" - 370 km and 4,600 meters of altitude.

DT SWISS SEASONHIGHLIGHT

DT SWISS SEASONHIGHLIGHT

Early September a special company event takes place for the second time. This is not an usual company event, no, it is a special challenge. Nothing less than the conquest of our home mountain, the Mont Chasseral.

Mountain biking on the roof of the world

Marco Schärer from "Sport and Passion" traveled with four guests and five mountain bikes to the Ladakh region of the Himalaya last month. There he did a three-week singletrack tour with the goal of integrating 4 individual highlights, which turned out to be a huge challenge for him, his guests and also the material. Enjoy reading about his adventure…

#gowide

#gowide

In terms of race results the last 12 months have been the most successful in the history of DT Swiss. This was also the year that, after many seasons of being known for his choice exotic 27.5” tubulars, that Nino made the switch to our new XRC and XMC 29” clinchers.

CRANKWORX EUROPE “INNSBRUCK”

Last week saw the arrival of the legendary Crankworx to Innsbruck, Austria the first time the event has ever been held in Europe outside of France. From it’s origins as the climax to the season at Whistler bike park, Crankworx’s multi-discipline format now tours the globe as a 4-date series. Join us.