Danny MacAskill was one of the first riders to receive a pair of Santa Cruz’s Reserve carbon wheels, but while filming the “Wee Day Out” video, he “only needed to tension the rear wheel spokes a quarter turn throughout the entire shoot—no mean feat considering some tricks took over 200 attempts to get right,” according to Santa Cruz.

This time, Santa Cruz sent Danny out with a specific objective: find the limits of the Reserve wheels. And he did…

# Comments

  • triton189

    I love this! I understand people who hate on carbon because of cost, but this persistent myth that it is weaker than aluminum or brittle is just that.

  • Robert Dobbs

    Great vid!! (He always looks like he’s having the time of his life when riding)
    Have to admit, I caught myself cringing and clenching my teeth when he started riding on the bare rim.

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