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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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Anemoi Aero Extension System - Historical Development

Front end aerodynamics have always been of utmost importance to WattShop. From our roots in Formula One through to our work with HUUB Wattbike, Ribble Pro Cycling, Denmark Cycle Union, Canyon SRAM and Jumbo Visma, we know how important aerodynamics are and the front-end of every TT bike drives that. Back in 2017 our relationship with Team KGF and then HUUB Wattbike has heavily influenced all aspects of our development. As a team they have always pushed the boundaries and their cockpits have clearly demonstrated that, often to the dislike of the world governing body, the UCI. They have worked alongside us over the past three years to develop the fastest front end in the world. Let us dig in...

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