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:

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 Ratchet Options

Easy explanation in disassembling and assembling a DT Swiss hub with the four Ratchet Options and their characteristics.

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.

DT SWISS AT THE TOUR DE BERNE 2017

Every May, the Tour de Berne starts and finishes in Lyss. You might even call the race the “unofficial DT Swiss Championships,” since it has long been an unmissable event in many DT Swiss employees’ plans for the season. Our intern Dominik experienced it for the first time this year. Here is his first-hand account.

MISSION HYBRID

MISSION HYBRID

Since the beginning of April, DT Swiss is heading in a new direction with their MISSION HYBRID. Passionate eMountainbike riders at DT Swiss recognized that eMTB has several new challenges for the bike componentry to overcome. Learn more in our HYBRID video series.

BIEL PERFORMANCE MANUFACTURING – EXCELLENCE IN WHEEL BUILDING

BPM is an acronym for Biel Performance Manufacturing, our wheel building department at the headquarters in Biel, Switzerland. It is right here where the magic of DT Swiss wheel building happens.

TORTOUR CYCLOCROSS – A 360° EXPERIENCE

There wasn’t much talking needed to convince our product manager Stefan Riehle to start at the TORTOUR Cyclocross beginning of February. Here are his experiences and personal impressions from the event.

R414 – THE NEW DT SWISS SHOCK

The new R414 shock is a perfect example to show the passion we put into every DT Swiss product. And it rode directly from out testing grounds to a world championship title.

TECH TALK – DISC BRAKES AND ROAD BIKES

Two Experts - One Opinion. DT Swiss product manager Stefan Riehle and rim designer Andreas Tschanz having a conversation about disc brakes and road wheels.