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Tricks to lighten your bike

Tricks to lighten your bike

When thinking about lightening your bike it’s important to consider some key elements that we’ll be discussing below.

We know that wheels are the component that has the biggest impact on the performance of the bike. It is the part that we move with our legs and therefore the one that directly affects the dynamics of the bike.

It’s more effective to start to lighten from the outside of the wheel (tire), towards the center (hub). 

These are 4 effective points to consider to lighten the wheels: