Rapide CLX wheels are not compatible with tubeless road tires. By making them tube-type specific we were able to create lighter and better complete wheels systems for performance road riders. To render these wheels tubeless would have required extra materials, and that extra mass would have outweighed the benefits of tubeless tires.

Brake Rotors

Alpinist wheels are designed to be used with centerlock type brake rotors.

Rim Width & Approved Tire Sizes

Rapide rims have an internal width of 21mm and may be used with tires 700x24-47c.

Recommended Inflation Pressure