Zinn and the Art of Triathlon Bikes guides triathletes through the many triathlon-specific problems of bike tuning and maintenance. It also explains about safely shipping a bike from race to race and provides clear advice on equipment choice and upgrades so that readers can make sensible choices as they advance through the sport. With this book, triathletes can become faster and more comfortable during the aerodynamic time trial and increase their enjoyment of the bike leg, the most technically demanding leg of any triathlon race. Newcomers and experienced mechanics alike can benefit from the clear illustrations, expanded views of how components go together, and practical tips on how to completely and properly maintain their bikes in order to ensure hours of trouble-free riding. Lennard Zinn's advice helps readers decide whether to tackle the maintenance project or head to the bike shop for repairs.
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At last, a Zinn book that triathletes can call their own! Hundreds of thousands of road and mountain cyclists have turned to Lennard Zinn for expert bike advice. Now, with Zinn & the Art of Triathlon Bikes, Lennard shows you how to make your triathlon bike a faster,more efficient, and smoother-running machine.
More than a simple repair manual, this book is full of clear advice on equipment choices and upgrades in the pursuit of speed. Lennard thoroughly explains the science and secrets of aerodynamics and bike position, and supplies detailed instructions on how to extract maximum performance from your tri bike.
Clearly illustrated with hundreds of detailed illustrations, Zinn & the Art of Triathlon Bikes is also filled with Pro Tips from the sport's most creative speed demons. Shave time from your bike split, save money on travel and maintenance, and get the go-fast tricks of the stars.With Lennard Zinn's expertise, you'll gain invaluable know-how and the confidence to tackle any repair or upgrade.
LOOK INSIDE TO FIND:
The best way to pack and travel with your bike
How to fine-tune your position for power and efficiency
The right way to install and adjust aerobars and extensions
How to choose the best wheels and tires
The slickest and handiest third brake lever for your aero position
The truth about aero: what makes you fast and what doesn't
Pro Tips from triathlon's leading experts in technology and biodynamics
Parts upgrades for speed and performance
Problem-solving tips and tricks to unstick frozen parts and think your way through the
seemingly impossible repair
More than 300 comprehensive illustrations and basic step-by-step instructions for regular
maintenance to keep your tri bike in perfect condition
Lennard Zinn is a professional bicycle framebuilder and student of the bicycle arts. He is also the technical writer for Inside Triathlon magazine and senior technical editor for VeloNews magazine. His other books include Zinn & the Art of Road Bike Maintenance, Zinn & the Art of Mountain Bike Maintenance, and Zinn's Cycling Primer.
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Descripción VeloPress, 2007. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería INGM9781931382977
Descripción VeloPress, 2007. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P111931382972
Descripción VeloPress. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 1931382972 New Condition. Nº de ref. de la librería NEW7.0817543