Tag: cycling advice

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 […]

Bike Tyre Pressure Explained | Road Bike Maintenance

– How hard should your tyres really be and what is the right pressure? The first point, if we’re starting completely from scratch is to make sure that you pump up your tyres to within the minimum and the maximum recommended pressure that’s normally printed on the side of the tyre there. Now this one, […]

Should I Buy A Carbon Or Aluminium Bike? Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

(instrumental hip-hop music) – It’s a brand new year. However, we are going to continue answering your cycling questions every Friday here on Ask GCN Anything. And, if you’ve just decided to get into cycling, please don’t be embarrassed by your questions. We’ve all been in the same position at some point, and they really […]

7 Magnificent Ways To Place Your Bicycle Helmet

Continuing our series of magnificent ways to do thing to do with cycling, is this, seven magnificent ways to place your bicycle helmet. The classic stem drape. This technique has been adopted ever since the advent of the cycling helmet. The beauty of this style lies in it’s shear uncluttered simplicity. The bolts of the […]

10 Ways To Improve Your Average Speed On The Bike – Cycle Faster!

improving our average speed on ride is something that we would all like to achieve and actually is something which we all packaging either by working harder or taking our equipment for improving our technique or actually only about put together yeah whichever way you go about it should be a tip you in this […]

How To Keep Your Hands & Feet Warm | GCN’s Pro Tips

– A common question among cyclists is how to keep your hands and your feet warm when you’re riding in cold weather, but the answer is coming up, a result of some hard-earned lessons and indeed, some handy hints. See what I did there? So why do we get cold hands and cold feet, eh? […]