Disc Wheel Vs Deep Section | Which Wheel Should You Race With?

Published on October 25th 2018


How much faster are disc wheels compared to deep sections? Are aerodynamics always more important than weight? Can disc wheels keep up on a climb? In this video, we answer all this and much more! Subscribe to GTN: http://gtn.io/SubscribetoGTN Check out the GTN Shop: http://gtn.io/f9 In association with Enve. Back in the 1980’s, Francesco Moser broke the cycling world hour record on the track whilst riding front and rear disc wheels. This was more or less the first major use of disc wheels - and in some style. As a result, disc wheels then began to become very popular. Triathletes were quick to use them, but probably still not quite as much as with our fully dedicated time trial friends. With the release of the new Enve disc wheel, we wanted to check out what all the fuss was about and find out how much faster a disc wheel really is! If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Submit your content here: https://upload.globaltrinetwork.com/ If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - http://gtn.io/f8 Watch more on GTN... 📹 7 Aero Hacks To Cycle Faster | Smash Your Next Triathlon Bike Leg - http://gtn.io/AeroHacks 📹 Comfort Vs. Aero - Which Position Is Best For You? - http://gtn.io/ComfortVsAero Music: Epidemic Sound Turquoise Waves - Sarah, the Illstrumentalist Now - AGST Atmospherica - Squiid Breathe - Daxten Photos: - © Triathlon / Getty Images - Bruno Passarelli (Revista El Gráfico n° 3098) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons - Jaakko [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons