oh yeah, and 190mm cranks
"Sosenka was using a 3.2 kg wheel and 190 mm cranks, with his bike weighing a total of 9.8 kg. The reason for the heavy wheel was that although it was harder to get up to speed, it was easy to maintain it.
take that, wheel weight weenies
*before anyone decides to move this thread, thinking that the topic is purely track related, be aware that this IS NOT purely a track topic. This topic is about long time-trialing, which isobviously road and equipment related. In other words, highly relevant to the masses.