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How Do I Know My Bottom Bracket Needs Replacing? | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

Speaker 1: Welcome to the GCN Tech Clinic where we aim to answer your cycling tech-related questions and problems. You can submit your questions using #AskGCNTech in the comment section down below, and on social media. Without further ado, this week’s first question comes from Marccyclist. He says, “Rims and brake blocks. I go through […]

Powermeters Cheaper than Inner Tubes? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 116

Manon: Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. Ollie: This week, we’ve got wheels that will last a lifetime, new tubeless tires, wearable tech, your upgrades, the bite vault and– Manon: Our main talking point, powermeters for just $6. Will all bikes have powermeters in the future? [music] Ollie: First, a quick update on our search […]

Are Disc Brakes Here To Stay? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 29

(electronic noises) – Welcome to the GCN tech show. – This week, we’ve got world record attempts. Tour de France tech, bling tech, and a bike that was possibly ridden by the Peaky Blinders. – And Ollie gets to step into the bike vault. How lucky is he? Lucky. (upbeat music) Right then, what is […]

Can You Dirt-Proof Your Bike? | Surface Coating Your Road Bike

Oliver: Can you make your bike dirt-proof? Imagine a bike where dirt and grime doesn’t stick to it. A bike where the components and frame actively repel dirt because of the surface coating on them. It sounds a bit like science fiction, but it’s not. This tech actually already exists. It’s commonly used in the […]

How To Survive An Epic Climb | Tips To Master Killer Climbs

(logo swooshing) – If you ever ride in the mountains, then at some point you will have been defeated by a climb. And sometimes that can leave you with a real fear of that climb. – Let’s call these the killer climbs. But often they’re not even the hardest climbs you ride. – No, it […]

How To Prevent Numb Hands | Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

(lively music) – Welcome to another edition of Ask GCN anything. Without further ado, we’re going to get right in with the questions with this over on Twitter from Ian M. Stewart who asks, “Hey GCN, when I ride, “even for an hour, my hands get numb. “Is it my stem, my bars, or my […]

Welcome To The First GCN Tech Show!

– Hello and welcome to the first ever GCN tech show. – Coming up this week we discuss whether tech can actually make cycling more fun. – We’ll introduce you to the GCN wall of fame. The bike vault and tell you everything that’s cool in the world of cycling and tech. (upbeat music) – […]