Aero is King in Kona

Tue, Oct 09, 18

How do you prepare best for a windy race, such as the upcoming Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii? An interview with Swiss Side's CEO and Co-founder Jean-Paul Ballard:  1.   What are the challenges on the windy bike course in Kona? The aerodynamic forces on the bike and especially the wheels, can make it difficult for the rider to remain confidently in their aero position with constant power. If the rider raises from their aero position, or reduces their power on the the pedals, the time losses sum up quickly. 2.   What is important to achieve best possible aerodynamic performance in windy weather?...

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Laura Philipp wins Ironman Barcelona and sets new German record

Mon, Oct 08, 18

Laura Philipp wins her Ironman debut in Barcelona in 8:34:57 and set a new course record. She also broke the German long-distance record that Daniela Sämmler set at Challenge Roth three months ago. With the win Swiss Side pro athlete Laura Philipp already qualified for Kona 2019. Second place at the Ironman Barcelona went to Hanna Maksimava (BLR). Yvonne Van Vlerken (NDL) rounded out the podium.  Photo: Ingo Kutsche

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Swiss Side Aero Tip - High Wind Triathlon Setup

Sat, Sep 29, 18

Swiss Side's technical director, Jean-Paul Ballard shows us a ideal aerodynamic set up for high wind conditions. Every watt counts!  

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Swiss Side Aero Tip - Time Trial Helmet

Sat, Sep 29, 18

Swiss Side's technical director, Jean-Paul Ballard talks about time trial helmets and their effect on aerodynamics. Every watt counts!

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Swiss Side Aero Tip - Drinking Straw

Thu, Sep 27, 18

Swiss Side's technical director, Jean-Paul Ballard talks about the effect of your drinking straw on aerodynamics. Every watt counts!  Swiss Side Aero Tip Week is now underway and runs through Sept 30th. We will release all of our informative Aero Tip videos over the course of the week including 3 all new episodes. Don’t miss your opportunity to get faster for free 🚴🏻‍♂️💨.Also, don’t miss out on our End of Season Sale going on now. You can save up to 20% HADRON Aero Wheels while supplies lasts only at swissside.com.

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Swiss Side Aero Tip - Front Wheel Stability

Wed, Sep 26, 18

NEW - Swiss Side Aero Tip: Front Wheel Stability Swiss Side Aero Tip Week is now underway and runs through Sept 30th. We will release all of our informative Aero Tip videos over the course of the week including 3 all new episodes. Don’t miss your opportunity to get faster for free 🚴🏻‍♂️💨.  

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