Buyer’s Guide 2016: Race wheels

March 23rd, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Wheels | No Comments »

Once you’ve dialed in your position on the bike, the next most important purchase you’ll make in the search for the fastest bike split is a set of fast race wheels. Typically, the deeper the […]


Zipp expands hub recall

March 18th, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Wheels | No Comments »

Back in February, SRAM issued a recall for first generation Zipp 88 hubs. Earlier this week, they announced that the recall has been expanded to include versions dating back from May 2010 through to […]


Paula Findlay and Brent McMahon join Zipp’s 2016 athlete roster

March 14th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Wheels | No Comments »

From press release. Late last week, Zipp announced its 2016 roster of pro triathletes. Among some of the biggest names in the sport are Canadians Paula Findlay and Brent McMahon. Zipp is excited to have […]


Zipp 808 NSWs Reviewed

February 23rd, 2016 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Wheels | No Comments »

Zipp sent us one of the first sets of their new 808 NSWs, which we put to the test. And, yes, they’re as fast as you’d imagine. As if they weren’t making fast enough […]


Shave time off your bike split with the new Zipp 404 NSW Carbon Clincher

February 1st, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Wheels | No Comments »

Last month, we tested out Zipp’s new 808 NSW wheelset and were impressed. This morning, Zipp announced their second addition to the NSW series — the 404 NSW Carbon Clincher.     NSW is Zipp’s […]


First Look: Zipp 808 NSW Wheels

January 7th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Bike Gear, Feature, Gear, News, Racing, Wheels | No Comments »

Zipp’s new 808 NSW wheelset arrived at the office this week and we’re excited to test it out. Back in October, we reported that Zipp had announced the new wheels during the week of […]


Wind Cheating Wheels for 2015

April 1st, 2015 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Bike Gear, Gear, Wheels | No Comments »

From the 2015 Buyer’s Guide, the best wheels to help you cut through the wind. Bontrager Aeolus 7 $1,940 front, 790 g; $2,080 rear, 890 g For riders who aren’t comfortable riding a super […]


Build your own Super Bike

October 1st, 2014 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Aerobars, Bike Gear, Components, Gear, Wheels | No Comments »

SRAM and Zipp Aero Components – Create Your Own Super Bike When the folks from SRAM and Zipp offered us a chance to do a long-term review of their latest aero components last spring, […]


Bikes of the Ironman 70.3 World Championship: Melanie McQuaid’s Trek Speed Concept

September 6th, 2014 by Andre Cheuk | Posted in Aerobars, Bike Electronics, Bike Equipment, Bike Gear, Bikes & Frames, Components, Gear, News, Uncategorized, Wheels | No Comments »

We take a look at pro triathlete Melanie McQuaid’s Ironman 70.3 weapon of choice, the Trek Speed Concept, in its 2014 World Championship Race day set up. Click Gallery to enlarge and the “i” icon […]


Heather and Trevor Wurtele Sign on With Enve

January 9th, 2014 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in News, Wheels | No Comments »

Canada’s fittest couple, Heather and Trevor Wurtele will be racing on ENVE wheels and components this season. The Utah-based, ENVE Composites is a manufacturer of handmade carbon fibre bicycle rims and components and is […]