Tag: cycling advice

Climbing Made Easy | GCN’s Cycling Tips

(wheels spinning on road) (rhythmic breathing) – [Dan, With Sunglasses] Climbing. It’s brutal. It’s painful. But it’s so incredibly satisfying. And coming up, is all you really need to know about riding up hills. (techno music) – Firstly, and most importantly, the most effective way of riding up a climb comfortably is to pace yourself. […]

How To Climb On A Triathlon Bike Like A Pro

(computer noises`) This super aero triathlon bike is built for speed on the flat. But at some point, you will have to climb on it during a race. Now, the geometry is very different on a bike like this compared to a road bike, with position further forward with our weight over the front end. […]

How To Start Riding On A Climb

– Now if you’ve ever had to come to a stop on a climb, then you will know just how difficult it can be getting going again, particularly on a steep one like this. So therefore, a number of you have asked just how exactly you do it. So coming up are a few tips […]

Vintage Raleigh Road Ace 531c Road Bike Restoration

Hello and welcome to another bike and another restoration This is a very special one this as an absolute gem that I had to share with you This is a Raleigh road Ace 12 a beautiful example it is so originial but I had to get this it is unbelievable I think the bike has […]

TOP 5 CYCLING MYTHS

Today will talk about five cycling myths which is still running in our society Coming up People often say that instead of taking such expensive bicycle, I should have taken motorbike or scooter by adding some more money Guys I believe that we should take any vehicle according to our purpose and not to show […]

How & When To Change Gear On A Road Bike | GCN’s Pro Tips

– If you’re new to cycling, then using gears and gear selection can be quite complicated. There’s so many other different things to think about that if it’s not second nature to you, it can be very easy to get it wrong, or not to bother at all. – That’s right. So, if that is […]

How To Remove Rounded Bolts | Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

– Welcome to this week’s Ask GCN Anything mechanical special edition, where we answer questions that you’ve sent in. I’m gonna waste no time. I’m gonna get straight to it. First up is a question from Jim Watkinson. Grease or copper slip on threads or seatposts? Wow, great question Jim. It totally depends on the […]

Top 7 Winter Cycling Mistakes

In the summer, you can get away with a mistake or two when you’re out on a ride. Just lay down and sunbathe and wait for someone to come to the rescue. But in the winter months when it’s colder, you really wanna make sure you get things right. Yeah, so coming up are GCN’s […]

How To Bunny Hop A Bike | GCN’s Pro Cycling Tips

– The ability to bunny hop is not exactly crucial for us, as road cyclists, but there is no doubt, that on occasion, that skill can get you out of some serious trouble. And there’s also the fact that if you need to negotiate a curb on the way to a cafe stop, it gives […]