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Get to know: Ben Healy

Starting out at a young age attending the local track every Sunday with his father, Ben Healy has always wanted to achieve in cycling. Now on UCI Continental team, Trinity Racing, he has been able to showcase his undeniable talent taking victories in some of the biggest U23 races in the world over the past couple of years. 2020 for many has been a real struggle but with time spent wisely and training under the watchful eyes of coach Jacob Tipper, Ben was able to win his first Elite National title and although setting the fastest time on the same course as the elite men, he was only permitted to take home the U23 time trial title. We caught up with the...

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Project Speed with Ribble Weldtite Pro Cycling

With COVID19 severely affecting the road racing calendar in 2020 and the time trial scene returning to some level of normality there was an opportunity to be taken advantage of. Enter Project Speed. The project was put to us by Jack and the team at Ribble Weldtite to dive deep into the teams aerodynamic optimisation with the goal to clean sweep the National championships and set Ribble Weldtite as the benchmark. The team are a registered team on the UCI Europe tour, up against some of the best riders from across the globe, with an already strong background in time trailing. The team’s time trialling abilities were shown throughout the 2019 season at the individual British time trial championships. John...

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Anemoi Aero Extension System - Adjustment & Customisation

The Anemoi aero extensions are the fifth generation of aero extensions WattShop have developed. Through this we have learnt a huge amount about how to make a fast extension that also fits to the rider. The aerodynamics of equipment in isolation are important but they are dwarfed by the improvements that can be made by adjusting, tweaking, and tuning the rider’s position. To this end, we have focused on ensuring the Anemoi aero extensions offer the widest range of adjustability possible, without compromising on performance. Let’s go through the full range of adjustment that the Anemoi aero extensions offer.

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Anemoi Aero Extension System - Optimisation & Testing

Creating our next generation Anemoi aero extensions has involved an incredible amount of research, development, optimisation and testing to ensure that we are producing the fastest and safest extensions on the market. Here’s a look at just some of the interesting development and testing we’ve done to bring you the best product possible.

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