Peter Velits’ Specialized Shiv

  • By Aaron Hersh
  • Published Jul 25, 2011
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The HED rear discs are basically a Stinger 9 outer rim with carbon sheets covering the structural spokes underneath. Since the wheel relies on tensioned spokes rather than a solid foam core like many discs, it rides smoother and corners more precisely than most other disc wheels. Photo: Caley Fretz | © VeloNews

Liz Hichens is the Web Editor of She is an Ironman and marathon finisher and fan of all endurance sports.

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