Aftermarket skewers are a popular upgrade among the weight weenie crowd, but often ignored by triathletes. Today we're taking an in-depth look at what options are available for the aero crowd, and why you might want to pick one over another. See the full article for our skewer shootout.
The baseline for this shootout is the brand new Dura-Ace 9000 skewer, part of Shimano's new 11-speed flagship group. These are big, heavy, and probably not very aero. But they work really well, and provide a good basis for comparison against the other skewers in this review.