It’s essential to replace your race wheels with a set of sturdy, reliable training wheels for everyday riding. Poor weather and long miles means your bike is subject to more abuse than it is at any other time of riding. Rain, muck, potholes and even snow and salt in the winter all contribute to increased rim wear and damage to bearings within the hub. Your bike also requires frequent cleaning which can also affect bearing lubrication and performance.
There are a lot of factors that come into play when purchasing a new set of training wheels: