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Clydesdale Chronicles: Wheels for heavier riders, Part III. The wheels I buy

Wheels for heavier riders, Part III.  The wheels I buy Anyone who is a Clydesdale and puts on a fair number of miles, like me, has likely gone through a wheelset or two.  I discussed the topic at length in the blog as follows: Clydesdale Chronicles: Wheels for Heavier Riders, Part 1. covers my history of breaking wheels. Clydesdale Chronicles: Wheels for Heavier Riders, Part 2. covers options for my… Read More »

Clydesdale Chronicles: Bike Wheels for heavier riders. Part II

In the previous edition of the Clydesdale Chronicles, I told you about the miles ridden and the damage done (to  my wheels).  So now it is time to buy a new set of wheels, but wheat wheels will work for a heavy rider like myself?  What wheels can withstand the heft of this mighty Clydesdale (230lbs)? Like anyone else in this computer driven world my first inquiry was made on the… Read More »