650b or 700c, which is better for your gravel bike?

Wondering about the impact of differing wheel sizes?

When was the last time you had to think about your wheel size? If you’re a road rider you probably have never thought about the size and quite rightly so. With just a few exceptions road wheels have been set at 700c for quite some time.

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James Bracey

James Bracey's career has seen him move from geography teacher, to MBR writer, to Cycling Weekly's senior tech writer and video presenter. He possesses an in-depth knowledge of bicycle mechanics, as well as bike fit and coaching qualifications. Bracey enjoys all manner of cycling, from road to gravel and mountain biking.