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Introducing The Raptor 27.5"

They said it couldn't be done. Plus-size tires and bikes weren't supposed to be fast, win races, or feel as light and agile as their skinny-tire cousins. We took that as a challenge, and sought to create the widest, lightest, highest-performance 27.5+ carbon wheel in the world. After countless prototypes and hours of testing, we [...]

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2017 Hed Cycling Products Sponsored Athletes

Hed has a rich history in racing, and we've been proud to sponsor some of the best athletes in the world since our beginnings in the 1980's. Whether it's the Tour de France, a professional cyclocross race, or even your local fat bike event, Hed products are consistently chosen by athletes who want the fastest [...]

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Hed Expands Offerings in Aftermarket Rims

Friends and Fans of Hed,While we’re best known for selling complete wheels, most of you are aware that we also sell several products as a rim-only for custom builds. Why a rim-only? Maybe you crashed and bent a rim. Maybe you can’t find a 24 hole rim for that special build. Maybe you have a [...]

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2017 NAHBS

Hed at NAHBS 2017! HED Cycling will be in Salt Lake City this Spring for our 9th appearance at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show. We’re super excited, and are attending as both an exhibitor and sponsor. As a true fabricator and manufacturer, we understand what it takes to create a product by hand from [...]

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Dear Rad Fatbiker – it’s not you, it’s me.

Fat bike riders love our Big Deal family of rims, and so do we.  We receive a lot of compliments on them, which we truly appreciate.  As their popularity has grown, we've also received a few criticisms and questions.  Here in our fancy new blog, we'd like to give a little backstory to help answer [...]

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Hed Article Published in Forbes!

We are very proud to announce that Forbes has published an extensive article about Hed Cycling.  In a long interview with our owner and co-founder, Anne Hed, they discussed the beginnings of our company, what we’ve accomplished, and how we continue to fulfill the legacy of Steve Hed after his passing in 2014.  We couldn't be more excited, and [...]

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Tom Zirbel Rides Volo to New US Hour Record

Hed is incredibly proud of our sponsored athlete, Tom Zirbel, who rode to a new US Hour Record in September of 2016. Formerly with the Rally Cycling Team, Zirbel is a long-time user of Hed products. His successful attempt was made in Aguascalientes, Mexico, while most of his training was done in Boulder, CO. Zirbel intentionally chose the Mexico course [...]

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Hed wins 2016 FedEx Small Business Grant

Everyone at Hed is very pleased to announce that we were one of the ten finalists for the 2016 FedEx Small Business Grant, winning a $7,500 prize.  This award was open to U.S.-based small businesses that have less than 50 employees and have been operating for at least six months. About 1,400 companies applied, all [...]

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Hed Talks

Does your bike sometimes feel like a mystery machine, full of complicated parts or high-tech equipment? Do you want to learn more about details such as tire pressure, rim width, and how to properly install tires on our groundbreaking wide rims? If so, we've got the fix for you - the new Hed [...]

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