If you like a little more depth to your arsenal the 58mm carbon tubulars are a great option. For riders who are doing faster average speeds the depth of a 58mm rim can really be of assistance. Flat to rolling road races and criteriums are a great time to showcase a wheel that will save you energy with every pedal stroke. This wheelset is what most of the Globalbike team chooses for the majority of their races. With all Boyd Cycling carbon wheels, Sapim CX Ray spokes are standard, and the wheels come with 20 spokes on the front and 24 spokes on the rear. 651 grams front / 808 grams rear (20/24 spoke count).
Narrowed it down to these two Boyd wheelsets. Is there a discernable difference in 8mm? I have a 2011 S-Works Roubaix. I would like a foil to my DA 7900 C24's. The carbon clinchers would only be for long rides with rolling hills through the wine country. Any small hills would be very short. If ... Read More »
I am looking for opinions on these wheels, especially with regards to durability and lateral stiffness. I am 200-210lbs, and plan to use them pretty much daily. I demo'd a set of Reynolds Strikes not too long ago and found them too flexible for my liking. I am curious if the extra spokes / weight ... Read More »