Reserve 30 SL mountain bike wheelset
Reserve 30 SL mountain bike wheelset

Reserve 30|SL

There are magical moments when the bike and rider become one with the trail in an almost existential state of mountain bike euphoria. Rocks and root sections disappear as you float through berms and corners, carrying maximum speed with an ease that permanently plants an ear-to-ear grin on your face. Enter the new Reserve 30|SL. At just under 1750 grams, the Reserve 30|SL is one of the lightest trail-ready wheelsets on the market, with no rider weight limit and our uncompromising lifetime guarantee. The Reserve 30|SL wheelset is built for you and the way you ride: balanced and responsive to go the distance, delivering uncompromised, untethered trail riding nirvana.
Ben Hildred riding his Santa Cruz Tallboy


Designed For: Trail riding

Inner Width: 30mm

Sizes Available: 29 only

Recommended Tire Dimensions: 2.2 to 2.5

Spoke Count: 28

Wheelset Weight: 1750 grams with I9 hubs

Price: Starts at $1599

Options: DT Swiss 350 6 bolt hubs, I9 Hydra with Microspline (centerlock) or XD (6 bolt)


Step-in internal rim bed to ease tubeless installation

Lower profile for added lateral stiffness with increased vertical compliance

Asymmetrical design (flipped front to rear) 440 gram rim weight

Reserve 30|SL Decal
Reserve 30|SL Decal
A Mountain Biker cornering on a Santa Cruz mountain bike
A Mountain Biker cornering on a Santa Cruz mountain bike
Reserve 30|SL Rim Profile
Reserve 30|SL Rim Profile

Wheel Size


Hub Options

Rim Only
$599 USD (per rim)
DT 350
$1599 USD
I9 Hydra
$1899 USD
Rim Only
$599 USD (per rim)

Details - 29" Rim Only

  • Price
    $599 USD (per rim)
  • Hub
    Rim Only
  • Rim Weight
  • Wheel Type
  • Internal Width
  • Spoke Count
  • ERD
  • Asymmetric Offset
  • Recommended Tire Width
    2.2 - 2.5 in.
  • Depth
Mountain Biker riding down a rocky singletrack trail
Mountain Biker riding down a rocky singletrack trail

More Reserve

Swapping trail riding for downhill tracks more often than not? The Reserve 31|DH was built for World Cup teams.

Looking for something similar in different sizes? Check out the Reserve 30|HD.

Lifetime Support

Lifetime. Not limited. If you do actually manage to break our rim while out riding, we'll replace it for free.

See the full lifetime guarantee or register your new set of Reserve wheels.

Looking for technical information on your Reserve wheels?  

Spoke length and wheel build information.

Complete Reserve technical spec sheet.


Take Reserve for a spin at either your local retailer or one of our Demo events in North America, Germany, France, and the UK. Learn more here.

Find a Retailer

Select bike shops carry Cervélo and Santa Cruz bikes that feature Reserve wheels on this year's models. Find one near you.

Mountain biking off of a root drop
Riding the Santa Cruz Tallboy through a rock garden surrounded by trees
Mountain Biking down a technical section