Sign in to manage your newsletter preferences. Since then he’s covered all of the Grand Tours and Monuments for PEZ and has an article count in excess of 1,500 in the archive. ( Log Out /  Categories Uncategorized. ( Log Out /  By entering your details, you are agreeing to the 220 Triathlon terms and conditions. It was November 2005 when Ed Hood first penned a piece for PEZ, on US legend Mike Neel . I was having a look at their "Revolution Two" track disc and wondered if anyone has seen one in the flesh? Thanks! Already have an account with us? They seem to be a fairly new UK outfit selling direct - some good reviews of their road wheels in a couple of the magazines. Create numbered lists by starting lines with a number and a dot. 0 Comments Post your own or leave a trackback: Trackback URL. So the ride and the price is great; is there anything not to like? Were it not for the logos plastered around the rims, you could easily mistake them for Zipps, especially given their 27.2mm width, blunted trailing edge and brilliant feel. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Walker Brothers Fleet 56mm Clinchers bike wheels review, Brownlees, Haug and Gomez part of line up racing PTO 2020 Championship, Walker Brothers Fleet 56mm clinchers – first look, Walker Brothers Revolver Tub Disc Wheel review. Anyone got any experience of Walker Brothers? ( Log Out /  Report a problem. Yes please! Walker Brothers Fleet 56mm Clinchers bike wheels review. They seem to be a fairly new UK outfit selling direct - some good reviews of their road wheels in a couple of the magazines. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. The Walker Brothers Fleet wheelset is one of the first sets of hoops to come from a new company that is seeking to find a place for itself in the highly competitive aftermarket for carbon wheels. Please consider donating a small amount regularly. We will auto-convert links, and if you put asterisks around words we will make them bold. For a full reference visit the Markdown syntax. More info on Walker Brothers Wheels HERE. Well, despite their basalt coating, the braking’s about as good as you’d expect, which is to say it’s sketchy compared to alloy wheels; but it’s better than most other value carbon offerings nevertheless. Anyone got any experience of Walker Brothers? It’s no coincidence that Walker Brothers Wheels are as well known a name as some of the many riders around the world using our products. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. They weigh just 1.8kg (without tyres or a cassette), roll beautifully and barely bat an eyelid in crosswinds. Privacy Policy But then you remember that a set of 404 clinchers costs £2,300 while these only set you back £835 and you realise what astoundingly good value they represent. They weigh just 1.8kg (without tyres or a cassette), roll beautifully and barely bat an eyelid in crosswinds. Even at the ‘bargain’ £1,775 figure that the 404s sell for on a certain well-known online retailer’s site, the Fleet 56mm Clinchers still come in at less than half the price. I was having a look at their "Revolution Two" track disc and wondered if anyone has seen one in … London Fixed Gear and Single-Speed is a community of predominantly fixed gear and single-speed cyclists in and around London, UK. Cookie Policy About ( Log Out /  It’s the result of years of painstaking research into developing new products, and to enable this new manufacturing techniques to keep us ahead of the game. It’s easy to take the Walker Brothers Fleet Clinchers for granted. April 22, 2015 // 0. You can unsubscribe at any time. Change ). Don't worry about formatting, just type in the text and we'll take care of making sense of it. This site is supported almost exclusively by donations. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. The rims of the Walker Brothers WideBoy 58mm wheels are quite flat sided, with a slight bulge outwards from the braking surface and they have a U-shaped section. Brilliant feel roll beautifully and astoundingly good value. You've been subscribed to our newsletter. For syntax highlighting, surround the code block with three backticks: If you upload more than 5 files we will display all attachments as thumbnails. Giving you tips and advice for your next Triathlon.. Chrissie Wellington on How to increase swim speed and distance, Walker Brothers Fleet 56mm Clinchers bike wheels review, Best of 2016: Biggest Women’s Rising Star, How to avoid weight gain in the triathlon off season, IOC Member Marisol Casado re-elected to third term as ITU President, ITU announces 2016 Hall of Fame inductees. If you're new please join in and if you have questions pop them below and the forum regulars will answer as best we can. Walker Brothers Fleet 56mm Clinchers bike wheels review It’s easy to take the Walker Brothers Fleet Clinchers for granted. On the road, even in challenging autumnal conditions, there’s no doubting its speed. Verdict: As good as Zipps but half the price? Brilliant feel, roll beautifully and astoundingly good value. Share this: Twitter; Facebook; Like this: Like Loading... Related. Brilliant feel roll beautifully and astoundingly good value. Retails at £399, but is it any good? Terms of Use Create headers by underlining text with ==== or ----, * Create lists by starting lines with asterisks, 1. Walker Brothers are currently waiting for some tunnel data but, as Brian and Harry were among the UK’s top time-triallists in the 1990s, they know a fast wheel.