Are Disc Wheels Worth It? | Triathlon Bike Tech Explored In GTN Does Science

Published on August 19th 2021


When it comes to triathlon bike upgrades, wheels are often regarded as one of the biggest. Surely that means that the disc wheel is the ultimate. It’s the deepest profile. Meaning the smoothest airflow, and the fastest option! But with more material & heavier weight, is it really worth it for any time-saving? Well, that is the million-dollar question isn’t it & with the help of our friends at DT Swiss we’re going to be tackling that very question! In association with DT Swiss 👉 Subscribe to GTN: Check out the GTN Shop: If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Submit your content here: Watch more on GTN... 📹 Cheap Triathlon Bike Vs Super Bike: The Rematch! 👉 📹 Can We Run A 4 Minute Mile In Crocs? 👉 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_The Light (Instrumental Version) - Loving Caliber ES_Human Drinking - SFX Producer ES_Slurp Drink Male - SFX Producer ES_Fights - AGST ES_Cafe Mornings - Mai Ligne ES_Open All Night - Frook ES_Tiger's Nest - Ooyy ES_Big Big Trouble - Czar Donic ES_You Break Down - Czar Donic ES_Formations - Van Sandano ES_English Forest 25 - SFX Producer ES_Luminescence - Trevor Kowalski ES_V1rgo - Ambre Jaune Photos: © Triathlon / Getty Images The Global Triathlon Network (GTN) is the world's biggest triathlon YouTube channel, with new videos every day! GTN is for anyone who loves triathlon: from seasoned triathletes to first timers – and everyone in between! With the help of our former pro and Olympic medal winning team, we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better triathlete; including videos on: - How to swim, bike, and run faster with expert knowledge - Try our session ideas - Investigations into wide ranging topics - The best triathlon bike tech and gear with pro know-how - In-depth, entertaining features from the heart of the sport - Chat, opinion and interact with us across the channel and on social media! Join us on YouTube’s best triathlon channel to get closer to the sport and to become a better, faster and fitter triathlete! Welcome to the Global Triathlon Network. Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon bikes: Felt bicycles: THEMAGIC5: MET Helmets: Nuzest: ON Running: Orca: Park Tool: Selle Italia: Team Bath: Wahoo: Zwift: YouTube Channel - Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - Google+ - Strava Club - GMBN Tech - GCN Tech - EMBN -