Mountain

In Depth :: Spank Oozy Trail 345 Rims

I’m pretty excited to now be offering Spank rims for custom builds, and in this post we’re going to an in depth look at the Oozy Trail 345 29er rim.  Spank was founded when the owner couldn’t get anyone else to make his rim design – so he opened his own factory (Fratelli Industries)...

North Macon Trail Rehab

A few months ago two local Macon MTB riders both mentioned a short fun trail inside the North Macon Park, which is literally 0.6 miles down the street from the shop.  They both told me the same thing – it’s short but challenging, but it needs some work and a few trees cleared.  Of...

Hope and ASYMs for Robert

Robert is a big guy and he was looking for some wheels that were stout and had wide rims.  We used some Hope Pro 4 hubs in boost spacing, with the optional stainless steel freehub body, and the WTB ASYM i29 rims.  The ASYM rims are asymmetric, meaning the spoke bed is offset to...

Derby Limited Series Rims for Leroy

Leroy wanted a pair of stiff burly wheels to handle his sometimes ‘reckless’ style of riding.  Derby rims were a great fit – wide, stiff, super strong carbon rims that are built to take some abuse but keep weight reasonable.  Industry Nine hubs keep weight down and the 120 points of engagement means Leroy...

Fatbike Wheels For Neil

Neil is the first SWW sponsored rider, starting back in 2015, and the tradition continues into 2017!  Neil was recently also sponsored by Salsa Cycles, and they provided him with a sweet Mukluk for his upcoming winter races, where Neil plans to race both the Fat Pursuit and the Iditarod. His bike came with...