Carbon Hoops for Everyday Riding?

Insight by Kurt Schindler

Not so long ago I showed up for a ride with some friends and was asked very seriously something like “I can’t believe you are riding your race wheels on a training ride.” I think it was my last chance to ride my TT bike before an upcoming race, but nonetheless the question of riding deep dish carbon wheels everyday stuck in my mind. I’d already noted that a few of the guys in my local group were riding 45mm and 58mm carbon wheels on a daily basis.

So, just what are the pros and cons when it comes to riding carbon wheels on a daily basis?

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