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Si’s Custom Canyon Aeroad Hill Climb Bike

(dramatic music) – This is my Canyon Aeroad CF SLX, and yes you have seen it before many times, but then that’s not a surprise cause it’s over three years old now and it has even been the star of its own video on two prior occasions. But it has changed quite significantly recently because […]

Stephen Hyde’s Cannondale SuperX Cyclocross Pro Bike

– I got a very special bike with me here today. It’s Stephen Hyde’s National Champ Edition Cannondale Super X. Stephen rides for the Cannondale CycloCrossworld.com team and this bike, as all the bikes in their quiver, is absolutely mint. (logo thumping) (upbeat music) The bike paint job is immaculate, but it’s not just that. […]

Dan Evans’ Superlight Hillclimb Cannondale Supersix Evo Hi Mod

– You all right to get past there, yeah? – Hm-mm. – Thanks. Gonna be in shot a while. (laughs) (upbeat music) You might be wondering why Bridgewood is on a wooden bridge in South Wales. Well, for good reason. This, is the racing bike of former national hill climb champion, Dan Evans. And, well, […]

Ollie’s 5.9kg Canyon Ultimate Hill Climb Bike

– If I’m gonna climb Sa Calobra in the quickest time possible, then I’m gonna need all the help I can get. So, I’ve modified my bike. Now this is my trusty blue Canyon Ultimate, a bike many of you will recognize. Why am I using this bike? Well this is my bike. There are […]

Dan Martin’s Colnago V2R Race Bike

– This is the Colnago V2-R of Dan Martin of Team UAE Emirates, a really sleek looking bike and I’ve wanted to take a look at it for quite some time now. So let’s have a look at all the details. (whooshing) The frame is the Colnago V2-R and these have been around for a […]

Marcel Kittel’s Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc | Team Katusha’s Pro Road Bike

– This is the Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc belonging to Marcel Kittel of Team Katusha-Alpecin. Let’s have a close look at the bike which he’s literally just climbed off of, here at the UAE Tour. (electronic sounds) Let’s kick off with the frame then, shall we? Now the Aeroad Disc was released back at […]

How To Double-Wrap Handlebar Tape | Set Up Your Road Bike For Cobbles

– With the Cobbled Classic season here upon us, we start to see some changes on the bikes of professional cyclists. One of the most common changes is in fact, double wrapping handlebar tape. The reason they do so is to get a little bit more extra comfort when riding over cobblestones. However, it’s not […]

How To Lube A Bike Chain | GCN Tech’s Guide To Oiling Your Bicycle Chain

(upbeat music) – Lubricating your chain is not necessarily as easy as it may sound, certainly not for everybody out there. So the purpose of lubricating your chain is basically to have more efficient drivetrains, that means a lower friction, as well as reducing the chance of any corrosion, plus the chance of wearing out […]

Simon Yates’ SCOTT Addict Race Bike | Michelton SCOTT Pro Bike

(dramatic music) This is the Scott Addict RC, belonging to Simon Yates of the Mitchelton-Scott squad. And while Simon, he rides a size extra small frame, and he sized down, actually this year, from a size small. Now he stands at one meter, 70 in height, which is around about five foot, seven. His brother, […]

Building A Retro Replica Bike | 1920’s (ish) Giro Challenge Part 1

(logo whooshing) – Now what with it being the Giro d’italia I was having a chat to Si in the office about how tough the riders were back in the 1920s. How they battled over mountains with just two gears on their bikes. One on either side of a flip-flop hub. And I said to […]