Is it time to reopen the tubes vs tubeless debate for gravel riding? We put the two head-to-head on the Trans-Cambrian Way

Could Schwalbe’s rugged Overland tires breathe some life back into tubes? We pitted them against the Pirelli Cinturato Gravel H tubeless tires on Welsh gravel

Schwalbe's G-One Overland tube style bike tire next to Pirelli's tubeless Cinturato Gravel H gravel bike tire on the Trans Cambrian Way in Wales
(Image credit: Stefan Abram)

Inner tubes vs tubeless - hasn’t that debate been put to bed now? 

Wasn’t the conclusion that if your tires are wider than 32mm you must use sealant - special dispensation to tires around the 25mm mark, accepting that most tubeless sealants don’t do a great job at higher pressures?

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