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How To Replace & Fit Gear Cables On A Road Bike Like A Pro | Maintenance Monday

– Changing your gear cables could quite possibly be the best thing that you can do to improve the performance of your shifting. Putting new, good quality cable inners and outers on will improve the accuracy of your shifting. It’s gonna make your shifting action lighter. And particularly, it’s gonna help with troublesome downshifts, so […]

What’s The Best Stem Length For You? | GCN Does Science

– If you have ever thought in the past about stem length on your road bike, it is probably because you’ve been thinking about comfort and fit on your bike. However, mountain bikers, when they think about the length of their stems, they are thinking more about the handling of the bike, and the way […]

How To Slam Your Road Bike Stem To Cycle Faster

– Slammed stems look cool. There is simply no escaping it. Whilst we might not all be able to ride comfortably with our stems slammed, I’m sure many of us would like to be able to. After all, it gives you that pro look, doesn’t it? – It does, it’s a statement of intent that […]

The End Of Podium Girls In Cycling? | The GCN Show Ep. 265

– From the Sven Nys Cycling Centre in Baal, Belgium, – Welcome to the GCN show! – Welcome to the GCN show! – Welcome to the GCN show. This week we discuss whether it’s about time cycling called time on podium girls, plus another twit is caught using a motor in a bicycle race. – […]

The Ultimate Aero Bike | The Weird World Of Recumbent Racing

(air whooshing) – If you’re anything like me, you’ve spent a lot of time training. You may have invested a lot of money into making yourself go faster. Maybe investing in some aerodynamic wheels or goin’ whole hog and investing in an aerodynamic frame. But what if you chuck the rule book out the window […]

Cheap Bike Vs Super Bike | Commuter Challenge

– [Ollie] We’ve see the difference between riding a cheap bike and a super bike while cycling. And, well, it’s pretty big. Super bikes allow you to ride faster for the same effort. And that’s probably why they feel so much fun. – [Hank] Yeah, but what about in the real world? What about riding […]

GCN’s Handbuilt Bike – GCN’s First Ride

– With the help of the guys at The Bicycle Academy, we took you through the steps of exactly how to build your very own bike frame. But what we built, we kept something of a secret, until now, because here it is in all its glory, and coming up is everything that you might […]

Bike Tech Overload | 2017 Taipei Cycle Show Day 2

(muted crowd noise) – Ah. Morning. (grunts) Tell you what, I should really have brought a sleeping bag. Clearly an amateur at this bike-packing malarkey. Right, day two at the Taipei Cycle Show. Need to find some breakfast and then, we’re gonna go look for some more awesome tech. (techno music) Just stopped by at […]

How Are Carbon Bike Pedals Made? | Look Cycle Factory Tour

– What is the most important innovation in road cycling? Well, there have been a few, but without doubt, one of the most important innovations is the clipless pedal. They’re widely used now, but this wasn’t always the case. It wasn’t until 1985 when Bernard Hinault won the Tour de France using clipless pedals that […]