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?

DISCOVER NEW ROADS

DISCOVER NEW ROADS

Revolution is defined as a fundamental change, taking place in a relatively short period of time, rising up in revolt against the current status quo. Evolution is defined as a gradual, peaceful, progressive change or development. Combining the characteristics of both revolution and evolution our roadrevolution18 campaign is unique above all. Explore our 5 new road categories.

RAD Pack – From Porto to Bordeaux

Tour de Scandinavia. Tour D’Iceland. Tour D’Espana. Tour D’Italia. And now from Porto to Bordeaux. 9 stages. 1.400 kilometers and 24.000 meters of altitude. 17 friends.

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.