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Lessons from the Wind Tunnel

Tue, Sep 18, 18

5th Annual Swiss Side Wind Tunnel Battle. The folks of tri-mag.de and triathlonworld.com have spent some time in the wind tunnel with the aerodynamic experts of Swiss Side, testing gear and position. In the first of a three-part series, a look at the best position for descending: "What is the best position for descending? We've all watched the pros tuck when they're descending. Once they hit downhill speeds above 50 km / h, some athletes stop pedaling, grab the base bar, make themselves small and lay their buttocks on the top tube (see photo below). How much of a difference does this...

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Swiss Side Aero Tip - Disc Brake Wheels

Fri, Sep 14, 18

Swiss Side's technical director, Jean-Paul Ballard talks about the effect of your disc brakes on aerodynamics. Every watt counts!

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TRIMAX Magazine: HADRON Classic 625 (disc brake) longterm test

Tue, Sep 11, 18

The editors of TRIMAX Magazine from France tested the HADRON Classic 625 disk brake wheelset for over 5 month this summer and are excited to share the outcome with their readers in the current issue. Here the summary: + Very reliable: Swiss Quality, still in perfect conditions after 5 months of riding them + Highly stable in very windy mountain conditions  + Right price + Great all-round wheelset + Amazing sound while riding + Crash Replacement Program (50% off for replacement wheel) + 2-year warranty  -> Recommended to whom (by Trimax)? EVERYBODY from short distance to long distance triathlon. There is...

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