Sadly they can still be punctured, but as a compromise between weight and resilience, it's one that I can live with.
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Specifically made for wetter conditions, the Pro4 Grip seems to be the ideal winter companion for the UK with the addition of reinforced ply that covers the whole tyre for added puncture protection.
I can confirm that these tyres grip exceptionally well in all weather conditions over a wide range of temperatures.
The only downside is the Grips don't give much feedback as to whether you're close to the limit or not, but seemingly, no matter how hard I pushed, they didn't budge.
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Symon Lewis joined Cycling Weekly as an Editorial Assistant in 2010, he went on to become a Tech Writer in 2014 before being promoted to Tech Editor in 2015 before taking on a role managing Video and Tech in 2019. Lewis discovered cycling via Herne Hill Velodrome, where he was renowned for his prolific performances, and spent two years as a coach at the South London velodrome.