racing hurts. i mean, it really hurts, in so many ways that i’ve always wondered how Dante missed it out when he constructed his Nine Circles of Hell, for surely road racing deserves to be in there, somewhere between Heresy and Violence, being kissed by your auntie and eating Marmite. the gut-busting, lung-bursting accelerations leave […]
This article originally appeared on crankpunk.com. Reprinted with permission. People get stuck. It happens to us all at some point. You get into something, work hard, see the improvements quickly, then suddenly you’ve reached the flatlands. No matter what you do you just don’t seem to be able to push through it. As […]
We are getting closer! Here is the final geometry for our CX frame. From our previous post; It has the legendary stiffness of the Magnus but, with a modified geometry of a high performance CX bike. Main features are internal weather sealed Di2 compatible routing, Shimano E-Thru 142×12 rear and 15mm front axles, disc brakes, […]
Dutch sponsored rider Tjarco Cuppens already claimed his first win of the season on a set of Velocite Noir 50 wheels! The german race “Rund um Merken” consisted of a strong field of several continental teams. Congratulations on the strong performance Tjarco!
Here is something else that we are cooking up, tubeless compatible full carbon MTB 29er clincher wheels. They do not have a name yet, but we will be releasing them shortly. After testing them and their predecessors across several countries for over one year we are confident that these wheels will deliver excellent performance. They […]
Yes, I am a Velocite employee, so there will be bias. I will try to stay away from aggrandizing and unsubstantiated superlatives however 🙂 Rob Dunnet: Velocite Flux mid flight The title says “extreme XC mountain bike”. I thus feel that I should address this first. What do I mean by extreme XC? […]
Headsets are actually a very tricky thing. Not in a sense that some headsets are smoother than others or spin better, etc. While that may be true I am of the opinion that unless a bearing gets contaminated, bent or overcome by rust, all high quality headsets bearings will do just fine. Where the differences […]