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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 Do Bike Gears Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

– Bicycles have gears to help you ride more efficiently when going uphill, downhill, and on the flat across all varied terrain. Without easy gears, you’d grind to a halt when trying to go up steep hills and without bigger gears, well you wouldn’t be able to pedal fast enough when going downhill. But how […]

5 Great Road Bike Upgrades For Under $50

– Have you got some spare cash laying around and you fancy upgrading something on your bike? Or maybe, a loved one asks you, what would you like for your birthday? What can I get you for Christmas? And you’re struggling for some inspiration. Well, here’s five great upgrades that you could make for under […]

New FSA E Bike Motor First Look

(upbeat music) – [Man] We’ve got a really exciting first look for you today. And I don’t think it’s something we’ve featured before on GCN. It’s a brand new, e-bike motor from FSA. And we’re going to tell you how it works and all the details. But, before we do that, make sure you subscribe […]

How & Why To Fuel On Your Road Bike

(whoosh) – On-the-bike fueling still seems to be somewhat of a myth to many riders. I know plenty of guys at home that ride their bikes almost daily, but no longer than ninety minutes, as their performances start to suffer, and they head for home. – Yeah, I have made that mistake, but the reason […]

GCN’s Cheap Bike To Super Bike Upgrade Challenge – The Finished Bicycle!

– The moment you’ve all been waiting for. The GCN Cheap Bike, which I’ve gradually been transforming into something which hopefully is going to resemble a Super Bike in terms of performance. But hey, I’ve got Chris Opie to do that tough work for me. But many of you will remember how this bike started […]

Freehubs Explained: Everything You Need To Know About Road Bike Freehubs

– The GCN Tech Clinic gets loads of questions all about freehubs. So I thought it’s about time we actually go through exactly what they are and how they work. (whooshing) (lighthearted music) (different freehubs spinning) Now the purpose or job of the freehub is not just to actually carry your cluster of sprockets. It […]

The Hottest New Bike Tech From The Taipei Cycle Show 2019

– I’m here at the 2019 Taiepei Bike Show to bring you the hottest new bike tech. This is Asia’s largest bike trade industry show and it’s got over 1,400 exhibitors. It’s massive but to truly appreciate just how big it is, I really have to show you, so check this out, or should I […]