Top 10 rules of AERO by Alphamantis Technologies

  Sometimes we forget that the main factor acting against our speed is you. Humans are not designed to cut through the air with ease, so it is up to us to find the position that will help you face the least amount of resistance possible. Aerodynamics is the main...

The Most Aero Tour de France in History

  The 2016 Tour de France is on its way and we felt the need to explore what made last year’s Tour, the most aero Tour in history! If you were closely following the Tour last year, you probably noticed a rather unorthodox display of aero techniques and...

Aero testing helmets with Alphamantis Technologies

Using Alphamantis Technologies’ Track Aero System, our testing partner AeroCoach joined forces with Cycling Weekly to test and compare the effects on drag of an aero helmet vs. a road helmet. While specific results are very dependent on the person who is riding,...

Alphamantis’ Checklist for Aero-Positioning

You might be a professional time trialist, a hardcore triathlete, or even just an avid rider, but one thing is certain: drag is there to slow you down. Drag accounts for about 90% of the resistance a cyclist faces on the road. Sure, there might be some pretty steep...

Being more AERO

Being Aero is not only about your bike and equipment; aside from steep hills, 80%-90% of the resistance a rider faces comes from the rider itself. Even though equipment changes and upgrades help lower drag, it is your position on the bike that will have the greatest...