CyclingTips Podcast: Quiet disc brakes and 2019 racing

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Disc brakes can be very loud. It’s a reality that road cyclists are beginning to come to grips with, but there are things riders can do to minimize the noise. For some insight, James and Caley call up Christian Heule, a former pro cyclocross racer who now works for SwissStop. 

As promised in the episode, here’s our story about proper disc bed-in technique, and a photo of one of the disc brake bed-in machines that is being used to help speed up the disc bed-in process:

But first, there’s quite a lot to be excited about as the 2019 racing season kicks off. Neal has a list of the big moments and trends to keep an eye out for this year. 

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