Race is a very popular double butted spoke. Build up tension is easy. Much less torsion and not as elastic as the Laser spokes are the key points. The Race provides a better shock absorption thanks to a thinner middle section than the one of a non-butted spokes. Dealers say about this traditional spoke: "Never change a winning team…"
Variant Sapim Race 2.0/1.8
Weight from 360 g for 64 spokes at a length of 260mm