Race day. When speed matters most.

Whether it’s the bike leg of a triathlon or a time trial stage, aerodynamics is paramount. Every watt saved in the fight against the wind is power translated directly to speed and saved energy for you. The Ares8 is designed to wring every advantage from the wind. Simply put – getting you there faster.

Wheel Size 700c
Weight 1790g [795g/995g]
Spoke Count 12/16
Spoke Type Bladed CX
Rim Depth 80mm
Rim Width (max) 21mm
Brake track Width (external) 21mm
Brake track Width (internal) 15mm
Rim Material Carbon Clincher
Hubset TdF5.5
Bearings Enduro Ceramic Cartridge
Freehub Material CNC machined Titanium
Freehub Compatible Shimano/SRAM or Campagnolo 10/11-speed
Available as Powertap Yes
QR Skewers Titanium
Category Triathlon, Time Trial, Training
Includes Quick release skewers, reinforced rim strips, carbon specific brake pads, valve extenders and padded double wheel bag
MSRP $2499/set
Paired Spokes

Paired Spokes

Dish Reducing Design

Dish Reducing Design

Differential Flange Diameter

Differential Flange Diameter

Jacketed Nipple Design

Jacketed Nipple Design

The Guardian highlights Sarah Storey's bike - Wheel choice Ares8

The Guardian highlights Sarah Storey's bike - Wheel choice Ares8

220 Triathlon reviews the Ares8

220 Triathlon reviews the Ares8

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