From your hands to your feet to your saddle area, the easiest way to enhance comfort during your ride is to upgrade your contact points. The Descente Helios Glove features a microvent stretch leather palm that adds grip without sacrificing breathability. The Lycra backing provides a stretchy, compressive fit that stays in place no matter how hard you crank.
I am looking to build a wheelset for CX and want to keep the cost reasonable. I am looking for real world experience w/ these hubs. I don't have prices on the velocity products (Race and Helios) however, the novatecs are downright cheap and have fairly good reviews (lately). Any help on recommendati ... Read More »
I found a pair of used Helios wheels for $175 w/ skewers. Slight brake wear only on the rear wheel.
My question is:
1) Is this a good deal
2) Will these wheels be a good option for entry level racing, fast group rides, and centuries.
I'm a relatively new rider, but ride nearly every day a ... Read More »
I wonder if you guys could give me some feedback on these . I am usually 215 at the start of each season and quickly dip down below 200 . I tend to be a masher almost always in 53 up front and 17 harder in back . I usually ride in fast group rides on gently rolling terrain but occasionally do some h ... Read More »